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How's it going I came home and second time this month it was

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Hey how's it going
I came home and for the second time this month it was off no hot water no heat I flip the light switch that powers it and everything came on.should I Have a tune up or something? Also i've been monitoring it and it shut off and turned on within 10 minutes (175/150f)it took 18 seconds for the ignition to complete and Flame on
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 11 months ago.

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Sounds like an ignition problem so yes a tune up would be a good idea. It could be as simple as cleaning the flame sensor but if it hasn't been serviced in a while then cleaning the burners is also in order