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Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)

Actual retail prices may vary by dealer. MSRP applies to the continental 48 United States and does not include such items as delivery, installation, installation accessories (i.e. range cords), or removal of old appliances. Consult your local authorized GE dealer for its prices.

ADA Compliant

The Americans with Disabilities Act establishes accessibility guidelines for many products. This product meets the requirements for ADA-compliance based on Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards.

Custom Panels Required

When shopping for products that accept custom panels, note that:

  • Stainless steel panels can be purchased from GE through the Parts and Accessories Store.
  • Panels to match your cabinetry must be purchased from your cabinetmaker.
  • Panel sizes and widths can vary; be sure to check the details of your model for the exact panel specifications.
  • For more information about custom panel options, contact the GE Answer Center by e-mail or at 1-800-626-2005.

GE® Gas Water Heater


This model is no longer being manufactured




  • Full 2-year in-home warranty; limited 6-year warranty on tank and functional parts (see written warranty for complete details)
  • SmartShield™ sensor system
  • No filters to clean, service or replace
  • Pilot light ignition
    Offers a simple push button operation
  • Special porcelain lining
    Provides tank protection

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This model is no longer being manufactured



Fuel Type Natural Gas (factory set)
Height Description Short
Sensor Smart Shield


Unit Capacity 40 Gallons


Tank Diameter 20 1/8 in
Tank Height 49 3/8 in
Vent Height 52 3/4 in
Vent Size 3 in.
Approximate Shipping Weight 130 lb


Energy Factor 0.59
First Hour Delivery GPH 72.0 gal/h
Gas (BTU/HR) 36
Recovery in GPH 36.4 gal/h


Parts Warranty Limited 6-year tank and parts
Labor Warranty Full 1-year in-home warranty
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
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Heats up water FAST We had to do an emergency install of a water heater in our rental condo - it was quick and easy to install...and the water heats up immediately! We were so impressed, we're thinking about getting one for our own house now too. We want the luxury of instant hot water July 28, 2013
HUMMING AND NOISY Shakes the whole house....not through the water lines but a loud harmonic hum January 18, 2013
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