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my propane water heater pilot light keeps going out. I light

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my propane water heater pilot light keeps going out. I light it and turn up the temp after it heats up sometime thru the night the pilot goes out. It is a Richmond hot water heater
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Bud replied 8 years ago.



Thanks for asking here at JustAnswer


First visit this page:


This should explain a lot of what is going on with your water heater.


Hope this helps, please reply with any other questions about this.



Customer: replied 8 years ago.

I have already tried all of this with no success. could the thermocouple be bad this water heater is just over a year old.


Expert:  Bud replied 8 years ago.

It is very possible the thermocouple is bad. It may still be under warranty.