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I have a Infra-red heater CHD12B and shortly after startup, the burner starts popping and cutting in and out (relights due to heat of burner) and the back cone where burner is located and stem going to to regulator gets red hot. This is not how it operated for the first several years I've owned it. What can be the cause?

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Check the mesh for holes, this just started happening to mine and I found 2 holes. With DESA Industries being out of business, and due to it being identical to Mr Heater etc, I'll just find some mesh and repair it, its held on with 4 rivets.

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Check for spyder nest in burner tube/orifice sounds like input has been reduced. other than that check manifold presure it will be on name plate what it should be 3.5" wc normaly

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