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Old 11-06-2010, 11:14 AM   #1
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Pilot light goes out when I release the button to turn on logs.

I have vacuumed the area around the pilot light.

I have inserted a wire approximately two or three inches into the line to clear the line.

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Old 11-08-2010, 08:17 AM   #2
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there's a lot of safety issues with these so you should have a certified fireplace tech look at it...the thermacouple safety isn't sensing enough heat from pilot flame for whatever reason that's why it's going out..it may be just a dirty pilot but a tech can make sure it's at least safe especialy if it's non-vented type.

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Old 11-08-2010, 09:44 PM   #3
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needs a new thermocouple, probably best left to a pro
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