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Have a Monessen gas log.. Cant get the pilot to stay lit

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Have a Monessen gas log.. Can't get the pilot to stay lit
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 6 years ago.
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What you describe usually indicates a failed thermocouple or thermopile. It usually needs to be replaced when this happens. If there are 2 wires coming from the pilot assembly you have a thermopile. If you have a single bare copper wire then it is a thermocouple.
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