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I have a kirkland brand patio propane heater with the same problem, it won't stay lit. The problem is the type of thermocouple it needs, I've tired to find the same type that came out. It has a second wire connected to it along with the the thermocouple, it looks like a electrical wire. Anybody no where I could buy one that has the extra wire? Thank You Keith

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