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I have a 115 remington that runs, until the upper cover is on

I checked the usual ,eg. photo cell , igniter, not sure about the pressure setting, the problem is when i put the the shroud ( top hood ) over it . it dies, runs fine without the hood. any suggestions? thanks , jim

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I would say that it's definitly not getting enough air to fuel mix. Check all of your filters and the air supply line that gous from the motor to the fuel nozzle. They tend to get hot and brittle over time and even the smallest leak will shut the system down. Also check the high heat limit switch, it looks like a thick watch battery, take it off and hold a lighter under it, if you hear it click it's working, if not it's most likely the problem. There is no real way to check the CAD flame sensor, they can look fine and still be faulty.

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