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Old 02-01-2018, 05:41 AM   #1
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Warning sticker enclosed with anode for water heater

I picked up a new anode since our wonderful Florida water seems to eat 2 inches off of the old ones in less than a year. With it was a warning that applies to older water heaters made between 1995 and 1997.
Since I've never noticed the sticker before either I got a real old stock item or they decided to enclose these now.
If this is common knowledge I apologize in advance.
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I recall getting a warning on new anodes but they didn't apply to my water heater.
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I recall getting a warning on new anodes but they didn't apply to my water heater.
Mine either, it is for 1995 to 1997 water heaters. Normally when I go in they just hand me an anode but this time it was enclosed in plastic. Maybe the plastic wrapped ones have the warning.
I was surprised how fast the old anode went and was planning on getting an aluminum one but they talked me out of it.
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The anode is supposed to sacrifice itself, instead of the water tank corroding.
Yours just did a good job. And they are cheap.
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