4-18. IGNITION CABLE ASSEMBLIES.
This task covers:
Tool Set, General (Appendix B, Item 1)
Rags, Wiping (Appendix F, Item 15)
Water heater shut off and cooled down. Power switch off and power cable disconnected.
Remove the ignition cable assemblies as follows:
Lethal voltage is present when the water heater is connected to power source.
Disconnect from power source before inspecting or repairing any electrical
component. Be careful not to touch electrical connections. Electrical shock and/or
death may result from failure to heed this warning.
Loosen connector (1) on ignition cable (2) and disengage cable.
At transformer box (3), loosen adapter (4), let cable turn to prevent twisting, and disengage
Replace ignition cables if leads on either end appear damaged.
Connect adapter (4) to transformer box (3), let the cable (2) turn with the adapter.