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We have a outdoor swimming pool/spa combo, heated with propane.

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We have a outdoor swimming pool/spa combo, heated with propane. The heating unit turns on and ignites, but doesn't heat the pool or spa
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  built1950 replied 7 years ago.
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If the heater heats up to temperature and then shuts down then you should look for trouble in the circulator. The circ is responsible for transferring the heat from the heater to the pool. Either the circ isn't getting powered or the circ has failed or the recirculation piping is closed (maybe a valve off?). Based on the info it should be one of these three things.
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