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I am working on a beckett Afg burner in lockout mode i am…

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***** *****, I am working on a beckett Afg burner in lockout mode i am just setting it up for service and did not get it primed before trying to fire it

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

Have a blinking green light that flashes continuously i tried to unplug the unit to reset it also withno luck

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
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hello,

hold reset for 30 seconds and tell me if it starts

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Will try to run. But no fire
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

was fuel just delivered, ran out etc?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
New set up have it bled now
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

so unit has fuel coming out during bleed but does not ignite?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Correct
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Keeps going into lockout after attempts
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

when you bleed.....are you running it the full time before lockout while bleeding?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Bled for about 10 second
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

so you have not kept it bleeding until it fired? or at least 30 seconds?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Just tried twice to bleed it till it shut off still no fire
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

do you know how to flip transformer back and use screwdriver to short the terminals within 1/2" to see if spark?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Th er black part on the right
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

the big black transformer on top of the oil gun

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Have transformer open
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Use a crew driver across springs?
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Have spark to screwdrivwr
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

ok so we have fuel and spark?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
it seems so
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

is this a furnace or boiler and is there an inspection flip up door for the exchanger?

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HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago

I apologize but I am not configured for phone call currently. I can however opt over to someone who is

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
This is a furnace it has a door for viewing
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 2 years ago
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Do you still need help? if so did you set electrodes according to spec? is the nozzle the correct distance from the face of the burner head/flame retention ring?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No time for this today
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 2 years ago

If you still need help come back anytime. I'm usually online (not counting breaks) between 8 am & 7 pm Eastern

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