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My purex triton minimax 250 to heat the pool is not firing. I can hear the spark and gas is going through it but won't light. What should I do? I need it lit today!

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This sounds like you have a problem with your pilot. You can check this with a small mirror to see if their is a spark when you turn it on. If you have any soot build up on the pilot that will stop the spark and keep it from lighting also. If you have a short on your pilot wire this could be the problem also. I hope this helps, good luck.

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