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The burner not igniting?
, the thermostat is good no…

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***** ***** the burner...

***** ***** the burner not igniting?

Contractor's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

The thermostat is good no switches are bad wiring good the surface ignitor glows the gas valve has pressure coming from it seems ok ?

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I'll have to get back with u unable to pay a fee thanks

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Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now. Please give me time to respond sometimes I get your replies late so there may be a delay in my response.

Can you check for power to the gas valve with a volt meter for 24 volts when the ignitor is glowing?

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