Kenmore 55250 50 gal. 12-Year Tall Natural Gas Ultra Low NOx Water Heater (Select California Markets)

Kenmore 55250 50 gal. 12-Year Tall Natural Gas Ultra Low NOx Water Heater (Select California Markets)

Item # 04255250000P Model # 55250
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The Kenmore 55250 50-gallon residential natural gas water heater is energy-efficient, with foam insulation, and has a cobalt blue glass-lined tank with a large anode rod to protect the tank from corrosion.

A 50-gallon natural gas water heater is the recommended size for a 5-person or more household with typical water use.

  • 12-year warranty on tank and parts
  • 1 inch of energy-efficient foam insulation
  • Self-cleaning, cold water inlet tube
  • Cobalt blue, ultra-coat, glass-lined tank with anode for corrosion protection
  • Factory-installed temperature and pressure relief valve


Parts Warranty 12 year limited
Tank Warranty 12 year limited
Tank Insulation Thickness 1 in.
Tank Diameter (In.) 19.75
Tank Height (In.) 57.5
Height to Water Connection (In.) 59.5
Water Inlet/Outlet Size 3/4 in.
Height to Vent Hood (In.) 61
Gas Inlet Size 3/4 in.
Height to Gas Connection (In.) 13
Tank Diameter Range (In.) 18 In. to 22 In.
Product Overview:
Unit Location Indoor
Materials & Finishes:
Drain Valve Plastic
Tank Lining Glass
Heating Range (deg F.) 55 - 155
Tank Nominal Capacity 50 gal.
Size Category - Gallons 41 gallons to 50 gallons
Rated Storage Volume (gal.) 48
Uniform Energy Factor (UEF) 0.60
Flow Rate:
Recovery at 90 Degree Rise (gph.) 41
First Hour Rating (gal.) 84
Control Type Digital
Power Source:
Fuel Type Natural gas
Product Includes:
Power Cord Included No
Relief Valve Included Temperature and Pressure
Appliance Features:
Number of Anode Rods 1
Heat Trap Fittings Yes
Tank Style Tall
Low NOx Burner Yes
Heavy Duty Anode Rod Yes
Self Cleaning Yes
Venting Atmospheric (standard)
Power & Performance:
Gas Input (btu/hr) 40000
Maximum Operating Pressure (psi.) 150
Certifications & Ratings:
ENERGY STAR Compliant No
Altitude Rating (ft.) 5400
Required Vent Size 3 in. or 4 in.
Color Family Gray


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BrandName Kenmore
ItemPNO 04255250000
MfgPartNumber 55250
ProductURL /kenmore-55250-50-gal-12-year-natural-gas
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