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I have a dayton fuel trimmer garage heater. The pilot will light, but the main burners will not ignite. Could it be a faulty gas valve?

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  • cangels5592 Dec 11, 2008

    What is the power phile? It has an ignition control box in the back. Is that the same thing as the power phile??? Thanks for your help.

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    Incoming Gas pressure 40psi & 230 volt electrical.when the machine is on that time ignition working but main gas burners is not working. I replaced one new gas valve recently but still not rectify the problem. Pc board to gas valve incoming supply 230 volt its came
    Main burner is not working. I don't know what is the reason. Please give me a solution.

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If it has a power phile on it then you would get pilot and no gas , change the power phile if this is the case ,

hope this helps

Posted on Dec 08, 2008

  • paulcarew Dec 11, 2008

    a power phile generates a current from the pilot flame which holds open the saftey device on the gas valve , the same as a thermocouple .



    there could be a pressure swtich fitted and one of the tubes could be blocked ,



    you could try national energy they do spares for heaters and they my be able to help they are on the web .

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