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Kenmore Elite 40 gal. 12-Year Natural Gas Water Heater

Item: 33262 | Model: 33262

Kenmore Elite 40 gal. 12-Year Natural Gas Water Heater


Kenmore Elite 40 gal. 12-Year Natural Gas Water Heater


List Price $999.99
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Manufacturer's Warranty
1 year parts and labor
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Kenmore — trusted in the homes of more than 100 million Americans. Professional Installation is available in most areas! Please call 1-800-549-7853. The ENERGY STAR qualified Kenmore 33262 40-gallon natural gas water heater is equipped with a patented air intake system, which transfers more heat to the water while using less energy. This water heater is easy to install and includes an LCD control screen for easy temperature adjustment and diagnostics. This natural gas water heater has a powered anode rod, which protects the tank from mineral buildup and corrosion. It also has an energy-saving ignition system, so there’s no pilot light. A 40-gallon natural gas water heater is the minimum recommended size for a 2- to 4-person household with typical water use. See what local rebates are available for this water heater. California residents: If you live in an air quality management district that requires a low-emission water heater, click to see all water heaters that meet local requirements. Districts include Bay Area, Sacramento Metro, San Joaquin Valley, Santa Barbara, South Coast (most of LA county), Ventura County and Yolo-Solano. Click for a searchable ZIP code list. For help, call 1-800-549-7853 .

  • 7.0 energy factor (EF) can save 15% on water heating costs annually
  • Installs with the same gas, water and venting connections as a standard model
  • Exceeds ENERGY STAR certification, which can qualify for local rebates if available
  • The eye-level LCD controls are easy to adjust, for more precise temperature control
  • Electronic ignition eliminates the pilot light
  • Powered anode rod doesn’t deplete over time and provide exceptional performance in all types of water

Specifications & Dimensions

Color Family:
Beige & Bisque

Size Category - Gallons:
31 gallons to 40 gallons

Power and Performance:
Energy Factor:
First Hour Delivery (gal.):
Fuel Type:
Natural gas
Gas Input (btu/hr):
Recovery at 90 Degree Rise (gph.):

Parts Warranty:
12 year limited
Tank Warranty:
12 year limited

General Features:
Altitude Rating (ft.):
Control Type:
Heat Trap Fittings:
Heavy Duty Anode Rod:
Low NOx Burner:
Self Cleaning:
Tank Lining:
Tank Style:
Unit Location:
Power Cord Included:

Dimensions and Capacity:
Height to Vent Hood (In.):
Required Vent Size:
3 in. or 4 in.
Tank Capacity:
40 gal.
Tank Diameter (In.):
Tank Height (In.):
Tank Insulation Thickness:
2 in.

Dimensions and Weight:
See Owners Manual:

ENERGY STAR Compliant:
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