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Have a Majestic fireplace. Pilot not lit but 't hear any gas

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Have a Majestic fireplace. Pilot not lit but don't hear any gas coming in.
Thank You,
Bill
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Tim and I'm an HVAC expert here to help answer your question(s). Please provide all the information I ask for since I'm not onsite. At the end of our dialog you will be asked to rate my service, but please wait until then and all your question(s) have been answered satisfactorily. Thanks for your business!

Are you saying you are trying to light pilot, but no pilot gas coming out?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can't light pilot because there doesn't seem to be any gas coming thru. I have 2 fireplaces & same thing happing with both
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

No gas to either fireplace?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Have you checked the gas line before the valve?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Other gas items in home, stove, water heater, etc, outside BBQ
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Work ok
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Lets try that. There is probably a flexible gas line feeding the fireplaces. Crack that connection open before the fireplace gas valve and see if there is gas coming out.

Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Did you have additional questions on this? Otherwise, good luck! Thank you for using Just Answer and please don't forget to rate my service as that's how experts get paid (Thanks in advance for any bonus left). Otherwise experts work at their own time and expense. Feel free to post back with any additional questions.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
TY Tim. Got it fixed. There were loose wires. But I was charged $23.00. Should only be $5.00. I didn't call you.
TKS for your help.
Bill
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

You'd need to take that up with customer service. I only handle technical stuff on here.

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