RTO W4 A.O Smith Gas Hot Water Heater Draft Inducer "pilot lights burner doesnt" Questions


...burner shuts off, then the pilot light goes off also as if the main burner is blowing it out as it shuts off. it's the thermocoupler ( about $20 ) that is bad replace it. if that doesnt do it it is ...


...burner will kick on now if the powervent is opening the the pilot light isnt lighting then u need to replace the thurmole cuple witch sences the pilot light is on if it doesnt see the pilot the it ...


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...lights pilot but doesnt light main burner.I turn off the electric quickly and turn it right back on.the pilot lights and main burner will come on. I have to do this every time to get it to light. ...

...pilot light goes into the burner, there is a very small tube that goes to the gas valve. The side near the burner, take the tube off and DO NOT LOOSE THE orifice (it looks like a derby hat)! The ...

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...burner, pilot gas line, and thermocouple connection to remove that complete assembly to get access to the screen. The AO Smith booklet warns of this but they pretend the plastic screen will keep this ...

...pilot is ok.the main burner does not come on First check and see if the dial on the gas valve is on the ON position. Next turn the thermostat up all the way.if it does not come on then, this sounds ...

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