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Have an older gas boiler and occasionally will turn on and…

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Have an older gas...

Have an older gas boiler and occasionally will turn on and not light up. Is it the pressure switch or maybe the electronics ? I tap on the switch and it will eventually light up.

Contractor's Assistant: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?

A long time. It now happens every day.

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

Yes

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

No thats it.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: HVAC
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