Question about Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

I have an itt grinnell overhead garage heater ( on natural gas ) The pilot light is going but it won't kick in ... Is it the thermo coupler or the thermostats

Posted by Anonymous on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I f you follow the thermocouple to were it connectecs to the safty valve. unscrew the thermocouple there and carefully clean the end with a pencil eracer (not sand paper) reassemble this has worked 4 me Mike

Posted on Feb 19, 2013

  • Mike Rossmad Feb 19, 2013

    i f you follow the thermocouple to were it connectecs to the safty valve. unscrew the thermocouple there and carefully clean the end with a pencil eracer (not sand paper) reassemble this has worked 4 me Mike

×

2 Suggested Answers

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

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: pro comm natural gas heater, pilot keeps going out

The problem is likely to be either the thermal-couple (easily replaced) or a clogged gas orrifice. The clogged orrifice would require a bit more know-how then the thermal-couple and with gas appliances it would be best to hire someone who knows what they are doing.

Posted on Mar 21, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I bypass my hayward h250 millivolt pilot light


cannot check pilot generator, then make sure no cobwebs in tube or assemby if dirty clean if clean replace thermo coupler

Jun 25, 2014 | Jandy Lite 2 Natural Gas Pilot Light...

1 Answer

I changed the thermo coupler and the pilot light does stay lit but the burners won't light


If you are referring to a gas fireplace:

  • Make sure the pilot knob is turned from "pilot" to "ON" or it will never run.
  • If the pilot knob is "ON", and the pilot is lit, but the burner won't light, it could be a bad Thermopile. The thermopile is the other safety mechanism in the pilot assembly that controls the burner.

Dec 19, 2012 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Replace thermcoupler patio heater


I would first check that the thermo coupler is sitting inside the flame when you ignite the pilot light.

Replacing the thermo coupler can be a real hassle.

Mar 10, 2012 | Next Generation Power Engineering Garden...

1 Answer

Cant get the pilot light to stay on, I have changed the pilot assembly


change the thermo coupler it tells the unit when the pilot is lit hope this helps bob

Apr 27, 2011 | Reliance Natural Gas Water Heater Control

1 Answer

Pilot won't stay lit I have changed the thermo coupler


Make sure the thermocouple is in the pilot flame,if it does not stay on after that,replace the regulator.

Nov 16, 2009 | Cozy Enclosed Front Console Heater 70,000...

1 Answer

No hot water, pilot light lights but no burner ignition


Thermo coupler may be defective. it controls the main gas valve by closing main if pilot is out. make sure thermo coupler bulb is positioned over and near tip of pilot flame, but not in the flame. Thermo couplers are inexpensive and easy to change out.

May 05, 2009 | Bosch & Tankless LP Hot Water Heater

1 Answer

How do i install a thermal coupler for forced air heater gas


Thermo coupler is held in place with a clamp bracket at the pilot end and a small brass line nut on the other end going into the gas valve.The pilot flame must surround the sensing bu or wrap itself around it Press the pilot button for a few seconds and fire up the pilot flame. Wait a few more minutes and turn the gas vale on for the main burners. If it fires, your set.Good Luck,Ned

Jan 15, 2009 | Reddy Heater RLP100 Portable Forced Air...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

329 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2460 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...