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If you try but the pilot won't stay lit, you probably have a bad thermocouple. It is a small probe located in the pilot that has either two wires wrapped in a metal jacket going to the gas valve or one copper tube also going to the gas valve. To get to it, you will have to open up the burner chamber and drop it out. Take the thermocouple to a good hardware store or fireplace shop for a new one.

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