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Pilot light goes out!


   I own a procom heater Serial # 3640534



The pilot light has a bit of a yellow flame.  Anyway, after the elements cycle the pilot light goes out. I think I hear a little click just as it goes out.  Do i need a new valve, thermocouple?


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Re: Pilot light goes out!

Try cleaning the orifice . I use a twist tie wire off a loaf of bread . Careful, dont damage it .

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Re: Pilot light goes out!

Have a technician check your gas pressure, your pilot should be nice and blue. You could start by replacing the thermocouple but I think it is gas related.Is there a pilot adjustment screw on the gas valve? If so increase the flame. Has it always done this? If so, is the model made for the specific gas being used i.e. Natural Gas or Propane and it may be operating on the wrong gas?


Let me know what you find, Thanks!

Posted on Oct 11, 2007

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