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Burnham ledv boiler, honeywell primary control will lockout after 1 or 2 cycles. reset, get the same results. works fine during the summer

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  • gnome56 Jan 12, 2009

    SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME!

    My Burnham Led V boiler with a Honeywell control locks out about every three to four hours. If I reset it, it again will go about 3-4 hours before it locks out again. I have had the local technician work on it numerous times. He has replaced every component 2-3 times, with not good results. The furnace is only 4 years old. The problem seems much worse when the temperture gets below zero, but now is happening even with above zero temperatures. It is driving me crazy. I have to get up 2-3 time per night to reset, and can not travel out of town without some checking the house day and night every 3-4 hours. SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME!

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I'm sorry to hear! On mine, another model of Burnham , there's a grey box (approx 4" high by 5" wide) on the front of the boiler. This cover slides off and the control settings are underneath. My manual says low limit must be 20 degrees below high limit else they will lock out each other. I find this to be the case when a maintenance man's "tuned" the settings. My manual also says to set the differential knob to 25 degrees. There are some manuals on the burnham.com site along with their phone number.

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