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I have a direct vent wall heater that I switched from a larger lp tank to a double 100 lb cylander tank, now the pilot will light but when I turn the thermostat up the heater won't start.

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If you can jump out the thermostat connections on the gas valve and the heater still does not turn on, check to make sure the thermopile is well into the pilot and getting hot. If it is, replace it. That is the safety for the main burner.It will have two wires wrapped with metal and note which terminals it is connected to on the gas valve.

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