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I have a nordyne model fg6rc080c-16 furnace that is not

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Hi I have a nordyne model fg6rc080c-16 furnace that is not igniting

Contractor's Assistant: Did you check the furnace's filters?

Yes theses only 1 I know of

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

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It comes on but it doesn't ignite where the pilot should light does sometimes act like it going to ignite but doesn't

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HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 7 months ago

So the ignitor does glow up then go out?

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