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Rheem gas valve for furnance

When pilot light goes out gas valve will not shut off for 30 seconds. this gas valve uses emergency cutoff running thru the limit switch back to the gas valve. i need to know if we can adjust time of cut out to zero seconds or if this gas valve is intentionaly set up this way?

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It is intentional. It's a slow close valve. There is no adjustment. You can usually replace it with an instant open/close valve.

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