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Empire wall furnace pushing down the pilot button trying to light the pilot found too much gas flowing

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  • joe panzini Nov 28, 2013

    the gas is coming out too fast at the pilot area

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Is the button on the gas valve or a red button in the line to the pilot assembly? If its in the line, there is a regulator upstream of the button. If the gas is coming from the gas valve, there is a small screw covered hole in line with the pilot line in the gas valve. If neither of these apply, you may need to replace the orifice in the pilot assembly. Let me know how it goes.

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