Question about Reddy Heater-30-55,000 BTU Variable

1 Answer

HEATER WILL NOT START

NEED HELP HEATER WILL NOT START

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Dec 02, 2008

    Heater will not stay lit

  • lane6939 Jan 06, 2009

    My r40 will not start I have checked the air preasure and fuel dileivery. It will not pull fuel out of the tank. I can hook a siphon blower to the fuel hose and it pulls fuel. but it will not pull it through the nozzle.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 57 Answers

Are you using the correct size propane tank? The larger heaters require a 100 lb. tank.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Heater/ defroster works sporadically


Smack the heater motor. It is under the dash on the passenger side. You can usually get them to start that way.

Feb 08, 2014 | 2005 Hyundai Sonata 2.4

1 Answer

I have a 2000 isuzu 2.8 diesel pickup truck previously i was able to start the engine with just 1 turn of the ignition... when during end of 2010 i experience difficulty in start up i check the starter...


Hi and welcome to FixYa!

Replacing the heater plug is a good idea but the problem will surely be on the heater relay. If the relay is faulty it tends to be weak that it may not give the heater plugs enough heat to make the engine turn on a single start. Once the heater plug is replaced I believe you'll be good.

Hope this helps and thank you for using Fixya! Have a good one!

Jan 26, 2011 | Isuzu Spacecab Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I have a reddy heater pro 100 and when I start it up the fan turns but it won"t ignite. any help would be apprciated


You should be able to both see and hear the spark when this unit starts.
If you do not have spark the first thing you want to do in to clean and check the grounds on the heater.

You also need to make sure you have a good ground connection between the botton on the heater and the main section of the heater.

The spark on this unit need a good ground to complete the series and give you the spark required to start the heater.

If after you check this you can still not get spark you may need to replace the DSI Spark Controller.

Thank you

www.desaparts.com

Jan 03, 2011 | Reddy HEATER RLP100 100,000-BTU PORTABLE...

1 Answer

1999 Taurus, no heat. Not good with winter coming.


If the coolant is full and the thermostat is bringing the temperature of the engine up to par than I would bet with 95% certainty that the heater core is plugged.

You can try back flushing it. You'll need a pair of pliers, a drain bucket, a piece of heater hose the same diameter as the heater hoses (about 3/4"), and a couple of needle nose vice grips. Pinch off both of the heater hoses at least 6 inches or more from where the attach to the heater core with the needle nose vice grips. This will minimize coolant loss from the engine. Put a drain bucket under the car to catch any coolant that runs out (by the way this is going to make a huge mess). Remove the clamps and heater hoses from the heater core. install the short piece of 3/4 inch heater hose onto a garden hose. Install the other end on one of the heater core tubes. Using low water pressure flush the heater core. You should see a lot of nasty stuff come out. Repeat on the other heater core tube. Continue this process until the water runs clear.

Reinstall the heater hoses, remove needle nose vice grips, Top off the coolant in the radiator, start the vehicle and let idle. Continue to monitor the coolant level and add as necessary. You should start to get some heat with the blower setting at low. If the heat goes away at higher settings than you'll need to repeat the procedure described above. Sometimes driving for a couple of days will help loosen up the debris in the heater core.

Also if the coolant is really dirty that it will help too have the cooling system flushed as well to prevent the debris in the coolant from settling in the heater core after you have flushed the heater core.

There is always the possibility of the heater core leaking after an attempt to flush is made. Using low water pressure will help minimize this.

Oct 05, 2010 | 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Can you please help? Need to know how to start Vulcan gas wall heater?


Hello. Call your gas provider. They offer a free service where by their technician will come to your home and show you exactly how to start and use your wall heater. J.

Sep 11, 2010 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Need to disengage the child lock on a rinnai rce-318H gas heater


You need to press the child lock button - keep pressing hard on the button until it turns off - takes a few seconds.

Jun 18, 2010 | Rinnai Vent Free Gas Heater/: 10,000 BTU...

1 Answer

Need location of the heater fan for a 1990 chevy c1500


your fan should be on the passenger side just under the dash just on the right side.

Feb 07, 2010 | 1990 Chevrolet C1500

1 Answer

1998 Chevy Cavalier vacuum line problem.


i think the most common place to start is at the heater selection panel .they do wear out.

Jan 11, 2010 | 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

1 Answer

Heater only works every so often


this usually meens you need a new heater motor relay but i don't no where it is on your car.the owners manual may tell you.good luck.

Sep 24, 2009 | 2003 Mitsubishi Galant

1 Answer

Block heater


go buy a zero start frostplug engine heater you will also need a hammer and a long punch to force out the old soft plug. in the kit it will tell you what frost plug to remove. and in what position the heater will need to be installed .

Aug 23, 2008 | 2004 Jeep Liberty

Not finding what you are looking for?
Reddy Heater-30-55,000 BTU Variable Logo

Related Topics:

46 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Reddy Heating & Cooling Experts

Mack Baxter

Level 3 Expert

381 Answers

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2364 Answers

Richard Marsh
Richard Marsh

Level 1 Expert

7 Answers

Are you a Reddy Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...