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I have a W-R 30A48-5 pilot on my furnace. Looks like those flame sensors are obselete. Its a 230,000btu boiler. What simple replacement valve can I use? I see you recommend a new one with an ignition. I was looking for a bolt in replacement.

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I have a W-R 30A48-5 pilot on my furnace. Looks like those flame sensors are obselete. Its a 230,000btu boiler. What simple replacement valve can I use? I see you recommend a new one with an ignition. I was looking for a bolt in replacement.

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

Yep. I'm an EE and have had rentals for 30 years.

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

Im 55 and mairred, 3 kids?

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You'll need a new gas valve and pilot assembly along with a new ignition control. I don't follow " I was looking for a bolt in replacement."??

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HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 9 months ago

Hello, do you see my last post?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
NO. I guess this is BS. Sheesh. Internet is great and terrible.
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 9 months ago

Sorry for your difficulty, here's my response again
You'll need a new gas valve and pilot assembly along with a new ignition control. I don't follow " I was looking for a bolt in replacement."??

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