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Cannot get my pilot to stay lit

I get the pilot light to stay lit by holding the pilot button down for sometimes more than a minute but when i go to turn it to ''ON'' the pilot goes out. What can i do to make this start?????

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Make sure the thermocoupler is about 1/4 in in the flame of pilot. If it persists, as you say it is, the thermocoupler is defefective. It's that bulb in the pilot flame. Good Luck, Ned

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