HOME Masterplumber.net 845-325-9830

 

 

Back to Taco 007

How to repair and replace a Taco 007 Circulator boiler pump.

 

Taco 007 circulator

Ask A Question
Find A Plumber
Free Listings for Plumbers
Plumbing Jobs
Plumbing Help
Heating Help
Bio Clean
RootX
Plumbing Heating Parts
Questions and Answers
About Me
Contact Me
Feedback
Privacy Policies
Disclaimer
Testimonials
Annoyance Fee
Site Map
How To Save Water
What's wrong with this?

I found that the pump was bad on this Peerless boiler. So Now I will show you how to replace a Taco 007 circulator Pump. Make sure the power is off. You can't trust the switch at the boiler and breakers and fuses are almost always marked wrong. test the wire it's self to be sure the power is really off. Please note, all images are thumb nails, just click on them to see a larger image.
taco_007_pump This is the old one, See all the rust along the back of it. The boiler needs to be drained first, so turn off the valve that supplies water to the boiler
Taco Circulator Then hook up a hose to the drain at the bottom of the boiler. On this boiler it is on the right side but some of them are in the back where you can't reach them. What a pain this can be.
 

Taco 007 Circulator Now that the water is drained. you will need two wrenches 1 5/8" ant the other 11/16" most pump bolts are this size. Sometimes the bolts will not come loose and you have to cut them off. And in this very tight working area that can be a real Bi__h  Once again, If you don't fully understand what I am saying, Stop And call Plumbing And Heating professional.
 

peerless_gas_boiler
taco_007_circulator with the two wrenches loosen and remove all 4 nuts and bolts. then lift up on the pipe a little and pull the pump out.
p15.jpg (25424 bytes)
p16.jpg (31210 bytes)  Remove the screw remove the wire cover. Again Make sure the power is off. there are only two wires one black and one white or yellow. remove the 2 wire nuts. they should just un screw.

Please Click here to continue