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Wont run pilot light stays lit on pilot only, when you turn the heater up to run, it turns on, then clicks, then shuts off completely. I have 2 heaters doing the same thing.

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  • NZ475 Nov 16, 2007

    I have a model CWN10T. Ran fine for 3 winters. This year it started fine and stays on for few minutes. Then a click sound shuts down both Pilot and main burner. I try to clean the senson (brass color tiny tube) in front of the pilot. But it still shutting down the gas valve.



    Any tips will be appreciated.

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Check the flame detector it may be a millivolt generator or a flame rod feeding to an electronic circuit.

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