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Dometic RM 2800 Works great on AC but not on LP

Just got an older Motorhome with a Dometic 2800. Fridge works great on AC and the thermostat seems to respond just fine on AC. However when I switch to LP, the pilot will light just fine. I can see it when I look inside, but the burner never seems to fire. I worked the thermostat back and forth. Made sure that the line was getting proper pressure, and yes...also made sure my LP tank was full. Hmmmmmmm.....can't figure it out. If anyone can lend an assist i would greatly appreciate it.

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You say that on LP the pilot lights and you can see it. You don't have a pilot on that fridge. If there is ignition and you see a flame under stack, that is the burner. It certainly will not be a big flame as you would expect to see in a furnace, only a small flame approx. 1" high x 1" wide, from burner tube, and should be centered under the tube/stack/chimney, whatever you want to call it.

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Most likely cause is a blocked gas jet in the main burner its rare for the thermostat to be faulty but you cant dismiss it

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