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I cannot get the pilot light to stay lit on my heater. It

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I cannot get the pilot light to stay lit on my heater. It is a Ruud UCAA 600C. There is gas running to the pilot and it will stay lit as long as I keep the knob pushed down. As soon as I let it go, the pilot goes out.

It says I can adjust the pilot but I do not have any literature on the heater so I am a little lost on that one.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Kenton Guidry replied 7 years ago.
You need to replace the thermocouple.

Here is a photo of a thermocouple.

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