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Lit the pilot today but upon turing on the thermostat arm,

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lit the pilot today but upon turing on the thermostat arm, it does not fire up. pilot remains on though
JA: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?
Customer: had no issues when i turned it off last spring. first time this happened. i did vacuum in and around the area. could that have caused the issue
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yeah if i can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no, that is it. pilot lit on first try
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 5 days ago.

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of you situation.

What is the brand and model number of your unit?