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Performance 30 Gal. 4500-Watt Elements Tall Electric Water Heater with 6-Year Tank Warranty and 240-Volt

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  • Designed for easy replacement of your existing water heater
  • 30-Gallon tank provides hot water for households with 1-2 people
  • Same-day installation in most areas. Call 1-855-400-2552 by noon.
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About This Product

The Rheem Performance 30 Gal. Electric tall water heater provides an ample supply of hot water for households with 1-people to 2-people. This unit comes with two 4500-Watt elements and an automatic thermostat which keeps the water at the desired temperature. A 240-Volt electrical connection is required for installation. A premium grade anode rod provides long-lasting tank protection. Factory installed temperature and pressure relief valve and 3/4 in. water connections are included with the water heater for easy installation. This model has a 6-year limited tank and parts warranty plus a 1-year in home labor warranty.

Highlights

  • 30 Gal. tank provides ample hot water for households with 1-people to 2-people
  • Electric water heater is easy to maintain
  • Delivers 46 Gal. of hot water in the first hour
  • 6-year limited warranty on tank and parts for your convenience
  • 0.92 uniform energy factor signifies an energy efficient water heater
  • Dual 4500-Watt heating elements
  • Automatic thermostat keeps water at your desired temperature
  • Requires a 240-Volt connection for installation
  • Tall tank fits in a variety of indoor applications
  • Designed for easy replacement of your existing water heater
  • Call before noon for same-day installation service in most areas or visit our water heater installation page for more information
  • Meets 2015 NAECA standards
  • Now features a brass drain valve for added resiliency & durability
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Product Information

Internet # 326434117

Model # XE30T06ST45U1

Store SKU # 1001301803

Specifications

Dimensions: H 47.625 in, W 19 in, D 19 in

Dimensions

Kilowatt

4.5

Product Depth (in.)

19 in

Product Height (in.)

47.625 in

Product Width (in.)

19 in

Tank Valve Size (in.)

0.75 in

Water Connection Size (in.)

3/4 in

Details

Amperage (A)

18.75 A

Application Type

Residential

Efficiency Level

High

Electricity Phase

Single Phase

Finish Family

Gray

First Hour of Delivery (gallons/hr)

46

Fuel Type

Electric

Household Size

1-2

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

Maximum Temperature (F)

150 F

Minimum Temperature (F)

90 F

Nominal Tank Capacity (gallons)

30 gal

Number of Elements

2

Pack Size

1

Product Weight (lb.)

92 lb

Rated Tank Capacity (gallons)

30 gal

Required Volt Connection

240 volt

Returnable

90-Day

Tank Lining Material

Glass

Tank Warranty

6 Year

Uniform Energy Factor

0.92

Water Connection Location

Top

Water Heater Features

Overheat Protection, Temperature Pressure Relief Valve

Water Heater Profile

Tall

Wattage (watts)

4500 W

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings

UL Listed

Labor Warranty

1 Year

Part Warranty

6 Year

Questions & Answers

210Questions
caret
Q:My heating elements went out and I’m trying to replace them. But I don’t know how to find them. Anyone have suggestions?
by|Jun 9, 2024
1 Answer
Answer This Question

A:  TyCan, Thank you for your question. Please contact customer support at 800-431-1549.

by|Jun 10, 2024
    caret
    Q:For a tall water heater. Does 58.875 include the threaded pipe fittings on top?
    by|Jun 5, 2024
    1 Answer
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    A:  Phil, Thank you for your question. With the fittings it comes to 61-5/8".

    by|Jun 5, 2024
      caret
      Q:What is temperature adjustment on this one
      by|Jun 4, 2024
      1 Answer
      Answer This Question

      A:  Hi Barb and thank you for your question. The settings are between 90-150 deg F.

      by|Jun 5, 2024
        caret
        Q:How tall is "tall" when describing a water heater
        by|Jun 2, 2024
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        A:  Bobo, Thank you for your question. This water heater is 58.875 inches tall.

        by|Jun 3, 2024
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          Customer Reviews

          4.4 out of 5

          • 4.4 out of 2,988 reviews
          • 77% recommend this product
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          Biggest issue you will run into is the leak detection at the bottom of the tank in case it came in contact with any water during the install. It may take several days before the band is dry again and the ‘false’ positive alerts stop. The app allows you to override the alert for 24h at a time. This is a great help to support your installs remotely. I wish the override time period were adjustable.
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          Response from RheemApr 30, 2024
          Hi,

          Thank you for sharing your experience with the Gladiator 55 Gal. Tall 12 Year 4500/4500-Watt Smart Electric Water Heater. It sounds like the leak detection feature is sensitive and can be triggered during installation if it comes into contact with water.

          It’s good to know that the app allows you to override the alert for 24 hours at a time. This can indeed be helpful for remote support during installations. Your feedback about wishing for an adjustable override time period is valuable. It might be worth sharing this feedback directly with the manufacturer as well, as it could lead to improvements in future models.

          Remember to perform regular maintenance to ensure its longevity and efficiency. Enjoy your hot water!

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          • Verified Purchase
          Works great and good price
          by
          Response from RheemApr 30, 2024
          Sandra,

          We are glad to hear that you’re satisfied with the Performance Plus 50 Gal. 4500-Watt Elements Tall Electric Water Heater. It’s great when a product meets our expectations, especially when it comes at a good price.

          Remember to perform regular maintenance to ensure its longevity and efficiency. If you have any other questions or need further assistance, feel free to ask. Enjoy your hot water!

          Derius rheem
          • Verified Purchase
          damaged product
          I ordered a water heater. It was shipped from Texas to North Dakota. I got it home and it was damaged. I called the Home Depot store in Minot. They said to bring it back. I said I didn’t want to because you’re taking another week to week and a half to get another one so I told them I would put it in to see if it leaked And they allow a discount and they said no you have to call the manufacturer not happy I did not want to be without water another week and a half. I believe I should get a discount on the product instead of replacing it.
          by
          Response from RheemApr 19, 2024
          Hello,

          We are sorry to hear about the issues you’ve encountered with your water heater. It’s certainly frustrating to receive a damaged product and then face delays in getting a replacement.

          In such situations, it’s important to communicate with both the retailer (The Home Depot in this case) and our Technical Support team. While The Home Depot handles the sales and shipping, Technical Support team is typically responsible for the product quality and warranty service.

          Here are a few steps you could consider:

          Reach out to the manufacturer’s customer service and explain the situation. They may be able to offer a solution or compensation for the damaged product.
          Take photos of the damage and keep all related documents. This can be helpful if you need to escalate the issue.
          If the store isn’t being helpful, try contacting The Home Depot’s corporate customer service or use their social media channels to raise the issue.
          Remember, it’s important to stay calm and patient throughout this process. We hope this helps, and we are sorry you’re having to deal with this. If you have any other questions or need further assistance, feel free to contact 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST.

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            • Recommended
            Was damaged by forklift at the store
            by
            Response from RheemApr 17, 2024
            Hi,

            We are really sorry to hear about your experience with the Performance Plus 40 Gal. 4500-Watt Elements Tall Electric Water Heater. It’s certainly frustrating to receive a damaged product.

            If you haven’t already, we would recommend reaching out to Home Depot’s customer service with your feedback. They may be able to offer some assistance or at least take your feedback into consideration for future inventory management improvements.

            Again, we are sorry for the trouble you’ve experienced, and we hope your situation gets resolved soon.

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            • Verified Purchase
            first one leaked immediately
            replaced my old leaking water heater with this one. as soon as my dad finished installing, and started back the water, it began leaking at the thermostat panel like crazy. had to go back to the store. was required to buy a second water heater and bring the damaged one back for a refund. extremely frustrating. home depot should reconsider these. the second one is doing okay. only been connected about an hour. we will see.
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            Response from RheemApr 5, 2024
            Hello,

            Thank you for sharing your feedback! We are really sorry to hear about your experience. It’s certainly frustrating to encounter issues with a new product, especially when it’s something as essential as a water heater. We are glad to hear that the second water heater is working okay so far. Your feedback is valuable and could help others make informed decisions. If you have any more questions or need further assistance, feel free to contact our Technical Support team at 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST.

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              1 found this review helpful
              Poor Craftmanship
              Dont know if this was out sourced to China or what, but the quality was terrible. Escutcheons were bowed as were the element doors. This was not the quality of the older model Rheem I had. Just like the other reviews, installed water heater. Got to temperature and pressure and started spewing out hot water at the element bushing as seen in the image. Customer service was good at Rheem and Home Depot is taking it back after a lengthy phone call. This issue seems common with these.
              by
              Response from RheemMar 18, 2024
              Hi,

              Thank you for writing this review. We are sorry to hear about the issues you’ve experienced with your new electric water heater. It’s unfortunate that the quality did not meet your expectations and that you encountered problems after installation.

              We are glad to hear that our Technical Support and Home Depot were responsive to your concerns. It’s important to us that we as a manufacturer and our retailer partner are able to stand by the product and provide excellent customer service.

              If you have any other questions or need further assistance, please contact 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST!

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                2 found this review helpful
                I Do not recommend
                3yr old water heater leaking from one of the face panels, where the electrical wiring is. Warranty company said it was covered. I had to uninstall, load & transport to Home Depot. Home Depot exchanged it, I loaded new one and had it installed. Turned it on, it leaked from the same front panel.The warranty company said they would replace it as well. I was told they would cover partial labor cost and the plumber would contact me within a day. Never heard from them.
                by
                Response from RheemMar 12, 2024
                Hello Aaron,

                We apologize for the inconvenience and hope the issue has been resolved. If it has not and you still need assistance, we would like the opportunity to help you. Please reach out to Rheem Technical Support at 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST and one of our experienced analysts will be happy to assist you.
                 
                Isaiah rheem
                  2 found this review helpful
                  returned leaked from heating element
                  Once installed and filled up started leaking from heating element all over the place shooting water everywhere. They almost wouldnt replace it saying i would get a new heating element in a couple days. I refused.
                  by
                  Response from RheemFeb 21, 2024
                  Hi,

                  Thank you for this review. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope the issue has been resolved. The water heater you have reviewed includes a 12-year parts and tank warranty. If you still need assistance, please call Technical Support at 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST and one of our experienced analysts will be happy to assist you.

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                    • Recommended
                    2 found this review helpful
                    Installed and started leaking
                    I bought this water heater today. I installed it and an hour later it started leaking from the element on top Rheem is the biggest piece of garbage there is. My previous water heater was also Rheem and it did the same thing.
                    by
                    Response from RheemJan 26, 2024
                    Hi,


                    Thank you for this review. We apologize for the inconvenience you have experienced because of the leak found on your water heater and hope the issue has been resolved. The water heater you have reviewed includes a 6-year parts and tank warranty. If you still need assistance, please call Technical Support at 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST and one of our experienced analysts will be happy to assist you.

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                      • Recommended
                      3 found this review helpful
                      Just what we needed
                      Replaced my leaking old 40 gal tank with this 50 gal tank. Everything lined up perfectly and I had the project done in 3 hours. I was able to take a hot shower 30 mins after installation.
                      by
                      Response from RheemFeb 15, 2024
                      Hi,

                      Thank you for this 5-star review. For additional assistance with your water heater, please call our Technical Support team at 866-279-4566 between the hours of 7 A.M. and 7 P.M. CST. One of our experienced analysts will be happy to assist you.

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