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My heater continues to...

My heater continues to shut off and the temperature keeps dropping.

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

For a few days

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

Yes

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

Its an oil furnance I have plenty of oil

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

There is no filters in this furnance

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 7 months ago
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Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your

issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of your situation. When was the last time the burner was tuned up?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I hear it come on and then I hear it light but then nothing. Sometimes it will begin to blow heat but other times it shuts off
I have the theromstate set to 72 but its reading 65
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 7 months ago

When was the last time the burner was tuned up? Does the burner shut down while the burner is actually firing?

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