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Old 04-02-2009, 04:36 PM   #1
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Furnace won't stay lit


My gas furnace will light, then shuts off after 3-5 seconds. I have found this problem on several chat rooms, and the recommendation is to clean the flame detector. I did that and it did not fix the problem. I have since replaced the flame detector and still have the same problem. Does anyone have a suggestion for a next step?

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Old 04-02-2009, 05:08 PM   #2
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Post the make, model# and serial#.

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Old 04-02-2009, 09:04 PM   #3
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It is a Luxaire
Model - PACE-LD12N080A
SU/EN EMG06339
It has a B1 vent

Hope you can help!
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Old 04-02-2009, 09:07 PM   #4
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Make sure you have a good connection on the wire from flame sensor & at the board connection
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Old 04-03-2009, 07:39 AM   #5
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Could be that the burners and crossovers need to be cleaned so that a good flame is hitting the flame sensor.
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