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

Kenmore Elite 40 gal. 12-Year Natural Gas Water Heater
Item # 04233262000P Model # 33262

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

Kenmore — trusted in the homes of more than 100 million Americans.

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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.

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  • 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


Capacity and Flow:_UP
Tank Capacity 40 gal.
Recovery at 90 Degree Rise (gph.) 43
First Hour Delivery (gal.) 70
Dimensions and Capacity:
Tank Insulation Thickness 2 in.
Required Vent Size 3 in. or 4 in.
Tank Diameter (In.) 20
Tank Height (In.) 58
Height to Vent Hood (In.) 61.75
General Features:
Heat Trap Fittings Yes
Power Cord Included Yes
Control Type Digital
Tank Style Tall
Low NOx Burner No
Color Family Beige & Bisque
Altitude Rating (ft.) 10100
Heavy Duty Anode Rod Yes
Unit Location Indoor
Self Cleaning Yes
Tank Lining Glass
Venting Atmospheric (standard)
Parts Warranty 12 year limited
Tank Warranty 12 year limited
ENERGY STAR Compliant Yes
Power and Performance:
Fuel Type Natural gas
Energy Factor .70
Gas Input (btu/hr) 40000


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ItemPNO 04233262000
MfgPartNumber 33262
BrandName Kenmore Elite
ProductURL /kenmore-elite-40-gal-12-year-natural-gas
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