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My heater wont start it will only show any sign of life when

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my heater wont start it will only show any sign of life when the boiler switch is off
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: one hour
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: not that i know of
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: HVAC
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
im a amatuar and have ni idea anything about these things really but just trying to fix my unit
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 month ago.

Hello, one minute while I get some information together.

Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 month ago.

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What make and model is it?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
does udap 100 make sense?
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 month ago.

Yes that is a Reznor boiler, now can you take the covers off it to check the flame rollouts?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i took off the cover
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i read that i dont need to light this by hand but i dont see any ignition clicker or something of this sort
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 month ago.

This is an electronic ignition system with an ignitor if it will not light the ignitor may be broken on the unit.