gas floor furnace

Old 02-05-10, 07:10 PM
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gas floor furnace

have a gas floor furnace that the pilot will light but when the thermostat is turned up to light the burners the pilot goes out. there was a water leak under the house and the ground is wet around the furnace. it has a generator not a thermo cuppling. where should i start looking for the problem?

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Old 02-05-10, 10:25 PM
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The usual problem is that the pilot burner needs to be disassembled and the pilot orifice and pilot burner cleaned.

You need to use a 7/16 inch wrench to loosen the pilot tubing compression fitting at the bottom of the pilot burner to get access to the pilot orifice.

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