The Rheem Gladiator 55 Gal. electric water heater provides an ample supply of hot water for households with 3 to 5 people. The Gladiator water heater is unlike any other water heater because it provides the Power to Know, the Power to Control, and the Power to Protect. The Power to Know: detect potential leaks with the 360° LeakSense Leak Detection system. The Power to Control: integrated EcoNet Wi-Fi enables management of water temperature, tracking of energy usage and monitoring from your phone. The Power to Protect: Features the LeakGuard Auto Shutoff Valve, which engages in the unlikely event a leak is detected, to protect your home from water damage. Its self-cleaning feature prolongs tank life and maintains the water heater's efficiency. As a Performance Platinum, the Gladiator has a 12-year limited tank and parts warranty plus a 3-year in home labor warranty. This model comes with 2 5500-Watt stainless steel heating elements. Please note this is a 3 unit bundle.
Washington Residents (Effective 1/1/23): THIS WATER HEATER DOES NOT MEET DEMAND RESPONSE REQUIREMENTS. REGULATIONS PROHIBIT THE SALE, SHIPMENT OR INSTALLATION OF THIS WATER HEATER IN A STATE THAT REQUIRES DEMAND RESPONSE WATER HEATERS.
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3 unit water heater bundle to help you save time and money
55 Gal. tank provides ample hot water for households with 3 to 5 people
Power to know: built-in LeakSense leak detection system alerts you of any leak large or small, internal or external
Power to control: built-in EcoNet Wi-Fi technology allows you to manage hot water, track energy usage, and set modes like vacation mode from your mobile device
Power to protect: protect your home from water damage with LeakGuard, the auto shut-off valve that shuts off incoming water and locks water in
Delivers 72 Gal. of hot water in the first hour
Self-cleaning: fights sediment build-up at the bottom of the tank to prolong tank life and maintain efficiency
Hot water availability indicator: know before hot water runs out via EcoNet Wi-Fi app
Vacation mode: save money on water heating costs while away by setting your water heater in vacation mode from your mobile device with the EcoNet Wi-Fi app
12-year limited warranty on tank and parts for your convenience
3-year in home labor warranty for peace of mind
0.92 Uniform Energy Factor (UEF) means it's high efficiency, saving money on energy bills with low energy usage
Dual 5500-Watt stainless steel heating elements
Requires a 240-Volt connection for installation
Thick, premium sacrificial anode rod and Rheemglas tank lining
With any Wi-Fi connected device, for best performance use your phone or tablet to check the Wi-Fi signal strength in the area where the water heater will be installed prior to purchase
Three water heater are individual packed. Home Depot refused return...
Three water heater are individual packed. Home Depot refused return it unless return them all. The other two won’t fit the narrow closet space, I guess have to use the other two twelve years later until this one broke.
Response from RheemAug 24, 2022
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