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Is it unsafe to turn off the fans when using the L38DF gas…

Is it unsafe to...

Is it unsafe to turn off the fans when using the L38DF gas fireplace for a few hours?

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, what type of fireplace is this?

It is a natural gasMontigo L38DF fireplace. model

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

The fireplace is already installed and working well since its installation by a professional 6 years ago. The two fans normally startafter 15-20 minutes that the fireplace has been turn on. I.can unpluged the electric standard3 wires plug

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

My only concern is that if I unplug the fans that the temperature insidethe controlplace where the gas control knob is located can reach LEVEL WHICH COULD BE HAZARDOUS

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You don't have to run the fans at all. They are an accessory/an add on to aid in moving the heat from the fireplace more efficiently. They have no impact on fireplace operation

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