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Barb. Our janitrol furnace...

Barb. Our janitrol furnace starts up, but then quits before really igniting. Batteries on thermostat were old. I changed them, followed directions to restart, but haven't gotten it to start yet. Model # *****

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

Like what? Has been working fine. Till batteries died.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: HVAC
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Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. If my initial response doesn’t answer your question then let me know and we can continue our conversation.

Try this, turn off the power to the furnace, remove the panel to the burner compartment (not the panel where the main blower is) then wait a minute and turn the power back on. Tell me what happens. Does the small draft inducer fan on the front of the unit start up and run? does the igniter glow? do the burners fire up then go out in a few seconds?

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