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Heater will not stay running

I have one of your bigger units with wheels on it. I bought if about five years ago and recently it has a problem running. It will usually start off alright and run for about 15 minutes and then it will stop. After that I have to unplug in and then it will run for a few minutes again before it quits. Can you tell me what is wrong with this unit.

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  • shamrockpw Jan 30, 2009

    What did you have to do?

  • jklmking Feb 01, 2009

    will run for while then if you shut off it will start up but then kick off

  • 12nvrich Feb 03, 2009

    same problem

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2009

    Heater will run fora a few seconds after plugging it in and then it shuts off

  • jcoulombe Feb 15, 2009

    I have a 115 btu reddy heater that will not stay running. I have changed all the filters and the photo cell and it still will not stay running. Any advice?

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Bigrench1843@aol.com. I just fix this same problem 15 min. ago after 2 days of headbanging
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  • william lafferty Jan 30, 2009

    get me at bigwrench 1843 @ aol .com and i can answer.

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