Question about Heating & Cooling

2 Answers

Pellet insert won't start

I have a Lopi Foxfire self ignitor insert. When I push the start button it just sits there and does nothing but have the red light on. If you listen closely you can hear a slight buz or hum, not a fan, then it will start with all the normal sounds and functions after a minute or two or three. Last night it would not start at all, it just makes the slight buz but does not ever do anything. The ignitor is not even getting hot, not auger, not exhaust fan not intake fan. ??

Posted by on

2 Answers

I had the same problem...I'm being told I need to replace the whole circuit board?

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 36 Answers

Hello,

When was the last time this unit was clean? and has it been clean through the exhausted pipe?
What type of chimney is on this unit?
Are you using a Preminum Pellet?

Fireplacegirl

Posted on Apr 26, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hopper auger will not stop


How to Repair a Pellet Stove Auger That Won't Turn ' Home ...

homeguides.sfgate.com > Outdoors > General Repair
Cleaning the hopper, removing and replacing the auger and installing a new motor and ... Most pellet stoves do not have a removable auger cover, but you can see a ... youcan hear the motor attempting to spin the auger, turn off the auger and ...

Why wont my Auger feed pellets? ' Hearth.com Forums Home

www.hearth.com > ... > The Pellet Mill - Pellet and Multifuel Stoves
Jan 6, 2008 - Two #1 reason auger motor will not operate is: PRESSURE ..... Hopperlid trip switches now used on some stove will stop the auger and on the ... Harman Auger will not stop.
Oct 11, 2015
auger won't turn on Lopi Leyden
Oct 14, 2013
harman accentra will not turn off
Dec 31, 2011
Harmon Accentra feeding continually but no ignite
Jan 14, 2008
More results from www.hearth.com

Whitfield pellet stove repair, pellet stove repair, auger re


Jan 10, 2016 | Pool & Spa

1 Answer

Oven won't start


Try pushing the "convection oven" or "bake" button first, then enter the temperature you want. Then "Start".

Sep 24, 2012 | Thermador SC272T Electric Double Oven

1 Answer

Coffee maker turns on but will not brew


why question to all of this is with a "self clean" button, why doesn't it every tell you to clean it..... ??

Sep 07, 2012 | Cuisinart DCC-1200 Coffee Maker

1 Answer

My 1998 hitachi projector tv just randomly turns its self off and no matter how many times I push the power button it won't come on it does nothing no flash no noise no lights but after 15 to 20 mins...


The first thing possible is bad solder connections in the power supply or elsewhere.

Most of these sets with the back off have several green LED lights on the board and a red one.

The red one should be on all the time. What can be done is sit with back off and watch the Green ones--at the moment it shuts off does one go out first or last----each is tied to a voltage source in the set--it will point to where the problem is coming from---ancient self check feature that usually works well.

Another tactic you can use is if when it happens unplug it for a few minutes--I used to hook these to a wall switch so could kill power for a few minutes and try to turn back on--this would indicate a problem in the start up circuit in the power supply.

Tricks of the trade from working on lots of these sets---it would be easy to find if it just did not turn on at all.........

May 29, 2012 | Hitachi Televison & Video

1 Answer

Quadra Fire Pellet stove-will not ignite


I own a Quadrafire pellet stove. I have had this thing for 10 yrs. It seems every year at the start of the season I have some kind of problem. I clean it at the end of the season completely. First couple of burns are fine then get a good cold day and it doesn't work. All the gaskets, the exhaust blower, ignitor, glass front, and exhaust piping have had to be replaced. Now I have a blinking red light in the control box and cannot find anything on line to help. Does anyone know why this red light blinks 3 times every 10 seconds inside the control box? It's not the call for heat light. Think I may change to a wood burning stove to many headaches.

Oct 20, 2011 | Napoleon Auburn Pellet Stove Heater

3 Answers

My maytag gas oven model #MGR5755QDW makes a loud poof noise when first turned on. It doesn't do it all the time and it only happens when it is first lights.


You are getting a delayed ignition fom the oven burner. Either the ports on the burner near the ignitor are clogged or you have a weak oven ignitor. part # 12400035 @ $70.00

Apr 08, 2009 | Maytag 30" Self-Cleaning Freestanding Gas...

1 Answer

Oven will not work - Hi/Lo broiler works fine


you have a bad bake ignitor. it is mounted to the long tube in the very back wall of the tube. usually held on by 2 1/4 inch bolts. usually if you replace the ignitor you have to cut the old one off and hard wire the new one in depending on what the new connection on you ignitor look like.

Jan 26, 2009 | Frigidaire 30" Self-Cleaning Freestanding...

4 Answers

Pellet stove


The buzzing is possibly your exhaust/combustion blower. This blower is the fan sound you hear as the stove starts up. If you ARE hearing a NORMAL fan sound, then the buzzing could be the auger motor. Do you have a Foxfire with an igniter? This tells me the series of model you have and what control system it uses.

Feb 24, 2008 | Heating & Cooling

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

173 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2404 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Are you a Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...