Question about Heating & Cooling
What kind of ignition is it? If it is a Hot surface igniter(glow coil) look for a small, maybe 3-4 inch long rod that is mounted to or near the burner. It's probably on the burner on the side away from the igniter and would be in the flame when the burner comes on. Clean it with sand paper. It's a flame sensor and the igniter is sending a small amount of voltage through the flame(fire is a conductor) to the sensor and if it's dirty it won't complete the circuit. If after cleaning it works then great you need to get a new one within a few days. If it doesn't work then the igniter is probably weak and needs replacing but it could be something else so I would call for service instead of guessing.
Posted on Jan 18, 2009
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 03, 2015 | Heating & Cooling
Oct 12, 2011 | Goodman GMS90703BXA Heater
Nov 22, 2010 | Goodman GDS80904BNA Open Flame Heater
May 04, 2010 | Goodman CKL60AR60 Air Conditioner
Dec 05, 2009 | Dayton (3E407) Heater
Oct 19, 2009 | Holmes Products HCH4062 Ceramic Compact...
Sep 12, 2009 | Goodman GMS90703BXA Heater
Feb 06, 2009 | Carrier Heating & Cooling
May 22, 2017 | Heating & Cooling
115 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!