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Experience:  City & Guilds Plumbing and Heating Engineer
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Hey Phil , Potterton system , 30/80 , pump working , fan working

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Hey Phil , Potterton system , 30/80 , pump working , fan working , flow switch not opening unless I fiddle with the safety valve , then boiler comes on and stayed on , when turned off and turn on again , same problem again , took out flow switch and cleaned it but no good , do I need a new flow switch , or could it be PCb
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** I will try and sort your problem in the shortest possible time.
Is this just supplying your hot water?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hi Andrew , the boiler is not a combi boiler , it's a standard system boiler zoned heating a cylinder
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hey Andrew ,is there an extra charge for a phone call .
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I am a registered gas installer here in Ireland , before if I came across this problem I would take out the flow switch and clean it , that's not working this time , looking for an extra opinion from your self
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
Are you able to link the 2 wires of the flow switch, this would have the same affect?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I will try that tomorrow and get back to you .
Thank you
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
No problem
Let me know