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VULCAN EF3 PILOT, ON, OFF, KNOB NOT TURNING

EF3 MODEL 48-1493241 PILOT LIGHT, LIGHTS UP WHEN YOU HOLD THE KNOB IN BUT WHEN YOU LET GO IT TURNS OFF . THE KNOB DOES NOT TURN TO ON OR OFF IT JUST SPINS AROUND

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    Pilot lights but knob wont turn

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That knob is a pilot safty valve it is not your problem. Your problem is the m/v signal generator. This is either a thermocouple or a thermopile depending on the setup of your model. Look for a small copper line coming from the pilot area going to the pilot safty valve that is the tcouple or tpile. Replace this and I am sure you will be good to go.

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