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I have a Sta rite Sr400NA. The heater comes on minute than

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I have a Sta rite Sr400NA. The heater comes on for a minute than goes off than comes back on, and so on. I have noe diagnostic lights that come on that show a problem. Question, is the ingniter needed for the flame to stay on or is it needed just to start the flame?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Pool and Spa
Expert:  Gaztech replied 11 months ago.

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
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Expert:  Gaztech replied 11 months ago.

Are you getting some rattling noises before it shuts off?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no rattling, flame just goes out than back on but off course blower stays on
Expert:  Gaztech replied 11 months ago.

Maintenance on the unit is essential, it probably need to have the flame sensor cleaned.

Expert:  Gaztech replied 11 months ago.


Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I'm Back sorry.. Do you mean the igniter?