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Our delonghi portable gas heater's flame will not stay light once we the ignite button is released?

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The problem you described can be caused by 3- things. A dirty pilot, a failed thermocouple or thermopile or low gas pressure.

Cleaning the pilot with a can of compressed air with a straw nozzle (like to clean your computer with) will take car of the dirty pilot. The two other things, may require a service technician depending on if you's handy or not with tools and familiar with gas heating products and can get the necessary parts.. The low gas pressure situation is definitely a job for a pro.

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