Question about Coleman Propane Forced Air Heater w/Electronic Ignition (50,000-80,000 BTU)

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Gas valve clicks but does not light

When i turn up thermostat small blower comes on and a few seconds
later i here a click from where the gas valve is.furnace will not light

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  • Ken Bledsoe May 11, 2010

    Do you have a hot surface ignitor? Can u look inside the unit and look it looks like a flat thin piece of ceramic get back with me. ken

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Hello
The click is either the gas valve opening or the ignitor trying to ignite.

From what you decribe,im going to say you have a bad ignitor.

If the gas valve is indeed opening,then you need igniton to light the gas,
which leads me to say bad ignitor.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Feb 02, 2010

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