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How to fix the ignition on my superser heater

When i press the ignition switch there is no spark

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SOURCE: Hello.i spilt water on superser gas heater and now switch does not ignite fire. what can I do

It will probably be ok when it finally dries out. Unless you are competent to partially dismantle it and help with towels and warm air from a hairdrier waiting is all you can do.

Meanwhile you will be able to light the fire manually with a match - just turn it on and hold down the knob or button to send gas to the pilot light and apply a lighted match so the pilot light and one burner is alight or as usual. When the pilot light has been on for perhaps a few seconds to half a minute it should remain on as usual.

If the radiants got wet I advise you to run the fire for only a minute or two initially and then when it is thoroughly cold another couple of minutes and repeat until you are confident the radiants are quite dry. You should then be able to use the fire, lighting with a match until the spark begins to work again.

If for some reason there is a yellow flame or soot begins to appear it would be wise not to use it until it has been serviced and certainly never use it in a small enclosed space that is unventilated.

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