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There is no power going to the pump in my boiler

My boiler has been checked by a corgi registered plumber, and he has diagnosed that there is no power gong to the pump, any ideas????

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Power to the pump goes via the room stat in turn from the programmer check these out first

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SOURCE: pilot light on boiler

The plumbers repair should be guaranteed, give him a call back.
It sounds to me that the pilot flame needs to be adjusted or the thermocouple is not aligned properly or there is a draft that is blowing out the pilot.
Good luck...

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