GE
Electric Water Heater

Model #GE06P08BAR01 GE water heater

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for GE GE06P08BAR01 water heater, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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Error Codes

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    POWER CORD KIT#50

    Water heater Diagram

    Power cord kit

    Part #WS21X22922

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    T-P VALVE#7

    Water heater Diagram

    T-p valve

    Part #WS15X22925

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    J-BOX COVER#1

    Water heater Diagram

    J-box cover

    Part #WS51X22924

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    PM OWNERS MANUAL#9999

    Water heater Diagram

    Pm owners manual

    Part #49-6000248

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Symptoms common to all water heaters

    Choose a symptom to see related water heater repairs.

    Main causes: lack of power, no gas supply, thermostat limit switch tripped, bad element, bad thermostat, gas valve failure, bad thermocouple
    Main causes: water supply needs chlorine treatment, anode rod too reactive
    Main causes: thermostats need adjustment, water heater capacity too low, bad heating element, thermostat failure, excessive tank sediment
    Main causes: thermostat temperature set too high, thermostats need adjustment, faulty thermostat, shorted heating element
    Main causes: faulty pressure relief valve, water is overheating
    Main causes: broken heating element, thermostat failure, excessive tank sediment, tank size too small, burner valve assembly failure
    Main causes: loose water pipe fittings, leaky drain valve, bad temperature-pressure relief valve, leaky heating element, cracked tank

    Repair guides for electric water heaters

    How to replace an electric water heater thermostat

    If the water temperature fluctuates or you don't get enough hot water, follow these instructions to replace your water heater's thermostat.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     30 minutes or less
    How to replace an electric water heater heating element

    If your water heater runs out of hot water quickly and one of the two heating elements has failed, replace the element following these step-by-step instructions.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     30 minutes or less
    How to replace a water heater temperature and pressure (T&P) relief valve

    Replace a broken temperature/pressure (T&P) relief valve on an electric water heater using these instructions.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less

    Articles and videos common to all water heaters

    Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your water heater.

    August 18, 2021

    Wiring schematic symbols explained video

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Learn some of the most common symbols found in a wiring diagram and what they mean.

    April 10, 2020

    Cleaning your appliances after a drinking water advisory

    By Julie Riebe

    Find out how to clean and flush household appliances once a boil water advisory is lifted.

    August 1, 2015

    Easy DIY water heater repairs

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Read about some water heater repairs that you can easily do yourself.