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We have a protemp PT 70T KFA kerosene heater. It will act like it's going to start the motor runs the fan truns on even fire flickers out the end of it but then it will blow smoke out of the end and shut off. We have checked and cleaned everything..please help we use it in our garage because it's not heated. Thank you in advance:)

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Try a new CAD falme sensor, or high limit control, both very cheap.

Posted on Jan 22, 2009

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Heater had a cracked fuel line that was not visiable on original inspection.

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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the first thing you need to do is go back to useing K1 kerosene, diesel fuel not only burns dirty but also has a tendency to gel up in cold weather which could be makeing it hard for the heater to draw the proper amount of fuel. To reset the pressure you will need a gage, it should run at about 6-7 psi. you can order a pressure gage from mr. heater online, they are by far the cheapest I have found as they are the actual manufacturer or call 1-800-251-0001

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

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in the past I have experienced contaminated fuel and or the fuel filter needs replaced

Posted on Jan 23, 2011

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Check your in tank fuel filter

Posted on Jan 27, 2011

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