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Patio heater keeps shutting off

Brand new Charmglow Patio Heater...won't stay on longer than about 5 minutes. It re-lights okay, but its annoying to have to keep getting up.

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Returned it to Home Depot, paid $50 for upgrade to "better" unit.

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

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From what you have described, it sounds like the Thermocouple is going bad and needs to be replaced. As far as not being able to relight the pilot right away is concerned ... that's a safety feature. The control has to reset itself, before you can relight it, if the pilot goes out on it's on. As it did in your care. It usually takes about 2 - 3 minutes for the control valve to reset itself.

As far as replacing the Thermocouple is concerned, it's somewhat of a specialty item, because of it being in a tall patio heater. However, armed with the Model # of your Charmglow Patio Heater, you can probably purchase one from the manufacturer, Chamglow.

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