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Dometic RM3601 AES RV Refrigerator:
The refrigerator lights on gas but as soon as the ignitor quits sparking the burner goes out. (approx 2-3 minutes). The gas failure light comes on. It works normally on 120 VAC. The thermocouple was tested good. The gas flame is nice blue in color and normal height. Thank you for any help you can give. Ken

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SOURCE: RV refrigerator works fine on AC power. Burns for 30 seconds on gas power then shuts off.

tap on the gas valve with a wrench,not too hard but not too light about 10 times,the valve is probably sticky from not being used,re-light and see what happens.

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Sounds like you have some blockage issues and the venturi tube and pilot may need a more complete cleaning. It's possible that the supply pipes have rusted enough on the inside that you're getting small rust particles in the gas and thus into the fridge. You may have to replace the supply lines to resolve this, but...

...rather than 2nd guess what's happening, here's the a link to the diagnostic service manual for your model. You may have to enter in a code to access it once on the website, but this manual will help you troubleshoot your fridge like a pro.

http://gasrefrigeration.net/dom_techdata/7030_7732SM.PDF

Hope this helps and you solve the problem. Best regards!

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SOURCE: norcold refrigerator burner will not stay lit

u need to replace the thermocuple or be sure its near the pilot also be sure to blow out any and all dust in that area

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SOURCE: i have a dometic rv fridge. it works on the 120

I'm not sure what the problem may be but you could try calling All Seasons RV Appliance Parts & Service. There number is 1-800-344-0673 they have helped me in the past. That and there tech calls are free so it wouldn't hurt to give them a call.

Posted on Feb 16, 2010

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