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Hello i need urgent help my vaillant heater igniter push button is broken how can i ignite the heater.please let me know asap.thanks!

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Sounds like you need to call a serviceman .

Posted on Mar 28, 2015

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SOURCE: Reddy Heater RLP 30 ignites but won't stay on.

Sounds like a bad thermocouple.

Posted on Mar 05, 2008

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You can light the pilot with a B.B.Q. lighter.

Nottoohandy. Backwash you filter, make sure it's really clean. If that doesn't work it could be the pressure switch. You can by-pass the switch with a piece of wire to see if it fires up. If it does, it's the switch. There is a picture of the switch in the manual.
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Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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The easiest way to troubleshoot any heater, is to call the manufacturer. Their techs will walk you through each possible problem and solution until you find the answer.

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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SOURCE: Rinnai burner goes out when ignition button is released

The thermocouple [s] require replacement, or in my experience try servicing the unit first. There is an injector for the main pilot and a secondary injector for the flame thrower ignition. Both of these are prone to blocking due to dust and can be enough to shut the unit down. Although usually this is thermocouple related as you are manually keeping the unit running when you hold down the button, if the tcouple is broken it wont send enough millivolts to hold the magnetic valve open when you release the button.
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Posted on May 31, 2009

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