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Hi when I switch the heater on it starts ok but then cuts out after a few seconds, after a while I hit the reset button it starts but then cuts out again. I have wiped the fuel filter and it has half a tank of fuel. Any help would be appreciated

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Gazzer7419,

Master Heater and Reddy Heat are the same.

This is a classic reddy heater problem. They use the bleed air to determine the pump pressure and ultimately the mix of the air/fuel. Once the filter gets dirty the relationship changes and the unit gets too much fuel. The solution is to get a new filter and the pressure gauge necessary to set the pressure after installing the new filter.

I have a tip at http://www.fixya.com/support/r4124129-yearly_maintenance_reddy_heaters which explains the problem, where to get the parts and how to complete the repair.

Thanks for using FixYa and the generous rating.

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