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P-206A-WNV gas furnace and the...
I just changed the thermocouple in a burnham model P-206A-WNV gas furnace and the pilot light stays on but the furnace won't fire so what's next ?
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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago
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Does your boiler have a vent damper? is it open?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The draft hood is working fine the furnace is not firing
Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

Not what I said. I said to check the blocked vent switch on the bottom of the draft hood.

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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

I posted a picture of the switch

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Done. I am a general contractor with 45 years of experience and I still have not got it to work I know the basics
Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

Ok, next jump out the flame rollout sensor that's above and just outside the burners. If you have a multi-meter you can also check for 24 vac at the gas valve.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I am running to the hardware store to get a new one of those
Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

A new what? flame rollout sensor?

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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

Did the burner fire up when you jumped it out? BTW you won't find one at a hardware store. Only a plumbing supply house is likely to have one

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
What you sent a picture of? You say a plumbing store will only have one of those
Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

Yes. Did the burner fire up when you jumped it out?

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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 2 years ago

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