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I tried to light pilot on my waterheater and see spark when I strike ignitor but wont light.

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Try to take the pilot assbly apart and cleanit by blowing through the line. the smallest little bits of dust can cause it not to light the pilot. look for cabon build up on assbly. if you get that clean and doesnt work. probably not getting gas from valve and it is bad.

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