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Pilot ignitor We can get the pilot on and fire but the fire turns off within a minute...do you supply parts?

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  • bbard Dec 18, 2008

    DESA cgcftp heater pilot will light and the burner will come on, but after a short while the pilot goes out and the burner goes off as well. Is this the thermal couple or some other problem?

  • Anonymous Dec 20, 2008

    same thing

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It could be the ignitor or thermocouple. I suugest you contact Master Parts and they should be able to help you. You can find them online at www.masterparts.net or you can call them toll free at 800-446-1446. I hope this helps. Thank you

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