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I have a munchkin model T80mr2. I cleaned the electrodes…

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I have a munchkin model T80mr2. I cleaned the electrodes which were clean and still no spark. Any ideas?

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Just started, 10 years old never had a problem before.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

There is gas in the tank

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HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 8 months ago
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issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of your situation. WHat's the electrode gap? Should be the thickness of 2 quarters

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
the gap is 1/4 inch
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
electrodes are cleane
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
set to specs in manual
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 8 months ago

If you have a good ground pull the hot lead off the board and hold it no more than 1/4" away from a bare metal section the boiler chasis. Hold it with insulated pliers. Do you get an arc?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
do you mean pull the hi voltage lead off the igniter. I have not tried that yet.
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 8 months ago

Yes, it's line voltage.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
should I try that and get back to you.
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 8 months ago

Ok

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
what time are you there to?
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 8 months ago

~ 7 pm ET. I do take breaks. I'll respond as soon as I can. Back ~ 9 am

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