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Problem with pilot shuting after heater thermostat cycles off

The pilot lite goes out after the heater cycles off. could it be thermo coupel or a problem with main thermostatic control

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It could be a few things:
1.Not enough fresh air or the unit is too large for the room it is installed.
(Try to open a window)
2. It could be low gas pressure. This can happen it your LP tank is low or something is wrong with the line.
(Call your gas or LP company)
3. ODS Pilot may be clogged.
(Use a vaccum cleaner, pressurized air, or a small, soft bristled brush to clean).

If this does not fix the problem you may need to replace the pilot. You can contact them at 800-446-1446 or on-line at I hope this helps!

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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