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Hi. I have 15kw TMC srl patio heater. Pilot ok, main burner low

Hi. I have 15kw TMC srl patio heater. The pilot lights immediately and burns well. The main burner sounds like its working, but only warms a little - never seems to get up to speed. No smell of gas. Thanks

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The yhernocoupler would snuff the pilot if bad. What ignites the overhead burners? and what regulates the overhead gas supply? Look into this. Too much gas will not light as easily as proper balance gas and air. Even more so in a tower type heater.. Turn the gas on low and the pilot should grab it. Good luck

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Hi,
That may have an oxygen sensor on it and if it gets dirt in it that will happen...
Take apart the pilot assembly and blow it out with high pressure air and then reassemble it...that should fix it...

heatman101

Posted on Apr 21, 2010

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