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Intertherm BDM35 fireplace. Pilot is lit and valve is set to ''on'' but it won't light off right away. Changed the batteries in the wall switch but still no change. Sometimes you turn it on and it will come on within a minute other times you could leave the wall switch on for an hour or so before the thing will light off. For some reason the gas valve is not opening until it feels like it. any ideas?

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SOURCE: intertherm gas fireplace, model BDM 35, pilot goes out

could be thermocuple or pilot blocked clean pilot then try make sure you are turning to on and not back to off i was doing this the other day some go clockwise some anticlockwise

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