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Marco Model 7114741

Pilot light works, switch works, fire burns about 1 minute then goes out. Any help is appreciated. Thanks

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  • Richard May 11, 2010

    Does the glass on the fireplace get really fogged up and do the flames apear to lift off the burner and burn more towards the top of the fireplace right before everything shuts off?

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the valve handle is on when the handle is in line with valve body, off when crossed...are you pushing in on the pilot gas valve under unit? if not.. open bottom panel.. turn knob to pilot..push and hold down while sparking..if pilot lights continue to hold for about 60 secounds.. then release knob and turn to on! Also FYI... these units have a vent recall on them! please go to google and type in your heater, then model #

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SOURCE: Marco gas fireplace, pilot comes on, fireplace

Hi check pilot is clean , check the volts from the powerphile should be 300 to 500 mille volts ,seeif pilot flame is playing on powerphile

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