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Have john deere 50 kerosene space heater has fuel,new plug,

Starts by pushing the reset switch, runs for 20-30 seconds then shuts down with a loud click is equipted with a theromstart.I believe the eye is working, thanks

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If it trys to start when you turn the thermostate then thats not the problem, it has to be either the high heat limit control or the flame sensor. Mine did the same thing and I also thought the eye was working but as soon as I changed it the problem was solved. Pretty much all flame sensors are the same and you can get one from Mr. Heater for less than 3 bucks, same with the limit control.

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