Originally Posted by brownd355
How do i remove this thing from my water heater ? I have removed every screw i can get to but wont budge. Is it threaded in or what?
Also i have a '70 safari, anyone know what replacement thermostat i need to order?
The thermostat has seized.
If you try to remove it, you will destroy the tank in the process, then you will have a thermostat with no place to go.
Replacing the complete water heater is the only way to go.
Also, water heater just don't last 40 plus years.