Question about Goodman GMS80904BNA Open Flame Mid-Size Heater

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Timing off? My ignitor lights (glows), but as soon as the gas kicks on the ignitor goes out and it doesn't light the gas. It's like the timing is off. What's that all about?

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  • kraimbault Oct 09, 2008

    I put a new gas valve on and there doesn't seem to be any obstruction but i still get no gas delivery. The blower runs and the ignitor lights but it never turns on. Also my furnace was under water, my basement flooded but all parts have been replaced. Is there something inside that could have gotten damaged

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It sounds like you are not getting gas out the of the pilot assembly.If you take the 1/4 gas line off of the gas valve and try to blow through it. If you can't then the orifice is plugged. If you can blow throw it then i would say that the gas valve is bad.do you have propane or natural gas. If propane then i would say pilot orifice is plugged.

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