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My Monitor 441 will not ignite?

I have cleaned the strainer and there is fuel running to the pump.  The igniter gets warm, but does not fire.

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Lane,

When you try to light the heater do you ever hear a thumping noise? If so, you have a fuel delivery problem. If you never heat the thumping noise you have a fuel pump or air safety switch problem. If it's been snowy you could have a covered flue pipe. This will cause the fuel pump not to come on. If your Monitor is your only source of heat I would be looking for a local repair guy that knows the Monitor heater.

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Posted on Mar 03, 2009

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