After I replaced the Hot water tank thermocouple flame seems really really strong and high.?

Just replaced the thermal couple on my hot water tank, pretty easy job, but after I relit it , turned the dial to hot and the flame was very high and strong and loud. Is this normal. Now in worried i didnt do the job correct and shut the gas supply off.

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  • 11 months ago

    there is a pilot flame adjustment on the control

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  • Alex
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    11 months ago

    Look to see if there is an adjustment screw for the flame. Putting in a new one might mean that the one you put in has the valve opened more than the one you had.

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