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Empire mod# gwt-35-2 burner will not light periodically

Millivolt generator is making plenty of juice. Limit is not tripped. T-stat is new. Once it fires once it works fine for a while. After it sets for a while it will not fire by itself.

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  • Anonymous Dec 03, 2008

    i need a instruccion manual for GWT-35-2 where i can check this.

  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    same problem here. I just moved into a house with two of these. After i got the pilot lights going the both fired up fine but after about a week one stated only lighting occasionaly and now won't light at all. Checked the shut off switch and the pilot light and they seem ok. Any ideas?


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I had the same problem when it would not light by itself I could press the sparker and it would light. I stold the limit switch from another one i was not using and put it in and it has not done it since. I think it was just getting weak.

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Is it the right t-stat. not all t-stats are millivolt compatable.

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