Terma Thermostatic Elements Pre-installation Checks and Installation Advice
Terma Thermostatic Electric Heating Element
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Heating element is not suitable for central heating systems where water temperature may exceed 82°C.
element in high temperature systems will damage the fuse even when the device is not connected to electricity.
Ensure that the radiator is filled with a heating medium before switching the heating element on.
Ensure that at least one of the radiator valves is open before you turn on the heating element.
Filling the towel rail radiator with a heating medium that is too hot will cause damage to the thermal fuse installed in the heating element.
Don’t overfill the radiator – leave an air cushion
Always use a spanner when installing a heating element.
Installation and use of the heating element positioned upside down will render the device ineffective and unsafe, therefore it is not permitted under warranty.
Avoid turning on the heating element when it is not fully immersed in the heating medium, as this is a damage risk.
Correct operation of the heating element when positioned horizontally requires meeting the additional conditions stated below.
Check the heat distribution within the radiator and make sure that the small pipe containing the temperature sensor and thermal fuse is not positioned underneath or above the heating element. The manufacturer does not recommend the installation and use of heating element positioned horizontally. Any claims resulting from a use of heating element installed in such position will not be accepted.
Use suitable heating mediums.
Check that the temperature sensor is not touching the heating element.
This will ensure that the correct heating medium temperature measurements are recorded and regulated.
To the user – always read the manual!
Please study the manual thoroughly as claims placed on the grounds of incorrect installation and use will not be accepted.
This Guide Is for Terma REG3 & MEG & MOA & KTX-3 Models.
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