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Last year when we turned on our aire-flo furnace the fan ran

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Last year when we turned on our aire-flo furnace the fan ran but it wouldn't fire up. We have the same issue this year. A local repairman was out last year and told my wife it needed water somewhere, but I don't know where or what he was talking about. Until last year we never had an issue.
JA: Did you check the furnace's filters?
Customer: yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: If possible
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It is on lpg
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 2 months ago.

Hello, one minute while I get some information together.

Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 2 months ago.

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Check and see if any error codes are flashing on the control board in the furnace and look at the list to match it up. There should be a list on the panel you remove to get to the board.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No codes
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I have to leave, email me any thing that might help please.
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 2 months ago.

Ok get a jumper wire and connect the R thermostat wire to the W thermostat wires and see if it heats.