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I have a Bosch TF250 -1BLP 1998 instantiations LPG water

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I have a Bosch TF250 -1BLP 1998 instantiations LPG water heater. It is for a backup for my 30 year old Bosch w
JA: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?
Customer: 5 years. battery IGN all ok but no spark to ignite. Heater hardly used
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I just think it is a coil problem. Maybe it needs new electronic box
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Australia Whitegoods
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. Sorry to hear you are having appliance trouble, I know how frustrating that can be! My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Oftentimes, spark issues are due to poor contacts in the ignition circuit. Clean the electrode with sand paper and the area it sparks to. Remove the wires and re-seat them to alleviate any poor connections that may have built up resistance. Does the behavior change?