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Beckett home oil burner

All new parts in beckett oil burner. after z guaged the igniter and gun nozzel the tube is collecting oil? tried resetting nozzel distance to cone, but no difference. burner oil pump filter and screen changed, complete boiler vacumed out, also. sure can use some help? thanks, very much.

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  • ROCKSTER611 Nov 03, 2008

    I SURE GIVE THANKS! I, THINK " I" GAVE NOT ENOUGH OR THE WRONG INFORMATION ON THIS PROBLEM? THE OIL COLLECTS IN THE TUBE JUST BELOW THE NOZZEL WITHIN THE FIRST 30 SECONDS OF STARTUP. I TRIED USING A 1.00 GPH BY 60A IT IS WORKING BUT, PUSHING OUT A LOT OF FUEL. THE BOTTOM HALF OF THE RETENTION HEAD WAS COOKED WITH HEAVY DEPOSITS AND A VERY SMALL PILE OF DEPOSITS WAS JUST BELOW THE NOZZEL IN THE TUBE. AGAIN THANKS, VERY MUCH!

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Problem is pump-must replace- there is a valve inside unit that holds pressure to about 150psi -it is leaking by when unit shuts down- causing problem. If left unrepaired you could blow chimeny connection with bad ignition. good luck

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