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Firebird 90-120 not starting after it ran out of fuel

Firebird 90-120 refuses to start after ran outof fuel. Refilled tank but it seems kerosine can't get to burner, is there a simple solution to this problem?

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  • slokharold Feb 14, 2009

    Thanks thejet,



    i tried it but still no action? Kerosine doesn't make it's way to the burner! Could there be an air lock? What can I do to get the oil running?

  • slokharold Feb 15, 2009

    thanks, I think problem was the distance between fuel tank and burner and the fact that tank is in same level as burner! It's working again, thanks for your advice!

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On the lh side of the burner, there is the pump if you could look at it straight on there is 4mm allen screw at about the 2 o'clocl on the face of it, usinging a allen key loosen this then with the heating switched on, press the red reset button on the burner (round with red light) and the burner should run, where the screw is loosened you should see the oil bubble out, the run freely, the burner will fire, quickly tighten the screw back in. you may need to repeat to get it to work

a container under where your doing this will help

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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  • THEJET Feb 14, 2009

    you may have to do it several times to get it to come thru

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