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Heater starts up but quits after a few seconds

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Hi and welcome to FixYa, I am Kelly.

Download this "service manual" and see pages 18 - 21 for troubleshooting procedures:
http://www.bealsmotor.com/Desa%20Hot%20Surface%20Manual.pdf
IT can be a dirty photo cell window, a bad ignition module, a mis-aligned photo cell, improper fuel pressure, dirty or clogged air filters, restricted fuel flow, or the fuel cap is not vented.

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