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Delayed lighting We recently installed a vent free propane fireplace in our family room. We have two others in other areas of the house and love them. Since installing this one we are smelling propane. We have checked- NO leaks. The pilot is all blue, it will start to light and the first half does, but then sometimes the back does and sometimes it doesn't. This is of course when we smell it the most. When it does light, it will puff a big flame in the back.

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It sounds like the orifice is missing or is the wrong type (LP) on the back burner.

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