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getting the pilot lit

Posted by Bruce M on October 22nd, 1998 06:09 PM
In reply to Pilot Light on Heater want stay lit by bpowell on October 22nd, 1998 12:10 AM [Go to top of thread]

Hi BPowell
I think, as tg pointed out, that getting the thermocouple (that should contact the pre-pilot flame) to complete its circuit can be difficult, particularly if its a few years old. On my gas log insert, I finally had to prop one of the ceramic logs up against the pre-pilot button for about an hour before I could let off on the pre-pilot press-switch and the pilot would stay lit. Frustrating!!


Bruce M

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