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Old 08-16-2009, 10:53 AM   #1
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OK< I admit this is a dumb question. Who would I call for a hot water tank problem? Plumber? Heating tech?...and if anyone could help with my problem. My pilot light won't stay on, and yes, I already replaced the thermocouple. I did recently have water in my basement but I don't think the level was that high. Thanks


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Old 08-16-2009, 11:42 AM   #2
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If you have natural gas then call gas company. Usually they do checks for free, If not natural than propane people, next in line plumber


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Old 08-16-2009, 12:06 PM   #3
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If it is not the thermocouple, it may be in the control. Dampness may be causing a short. Calling a Plumber may help, but you may need a new control which probably won't be cheap.
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