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I have a Rheem Criterion...
I have a Rheem Criterion II, it has power but it does not turn on. thermostat switch is on heat and fan on auto, temp in the house is 45, control set to 70. on the heater unit the light that says power is on steady, the light that says "ok" is blinking, the light that says "fan" is off.
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Lets see if it starts if you pull t-stat cover off and bypass W and R wires

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