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Not sure I typically have home warranty fix it. It says it ignition proving failure....but It lights and I see the blue flames in there for a few seconds...then it cuts off.

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How do I find out what model unit I have wait $5 for? Troubleshooting with technic***** *****ve?

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BillyHvac
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Hello,

My name is ***** ***** look at the burner..before it fires...do you see an ignitor glow?

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short story is you have a dirty flame sensor that just needs cleaned off with steel wool.

I ask if you see the glow...because the flame sensor is at the opposite end of the burner from the glow ignitor,

It has a white ceramic base with one wire to it and is a single metal rod that sticks in front of the burner. Clean this rod with steel wool and you will be back in business.

Billy

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Thanks it worked.

excellent!

Now if you could just rate service (5star system) I can move off my active list.

I thank you!

Billy

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