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Pilot wont stay lite

The pilot will light, but once i trun to on the pilot goes out. What do i do?????
cold in vegas please help!!!!!

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  • Don Berry May 11, 2010

    Does it go out when you turn the knob on the gas valve to the "on" position or does it go out when you turn on the furnace with the thermostat? I would like to help:)

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You either have a bad thermocouple or you need to reset the burner control.

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