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  1. Appliances
    picture attached is before I swapped out the old burner element for the new one hey folks - does anyone know what this white plastic piece is on this specific wire that connects to the stovetop burner element? I just replaced one of my burners on my glass top stove and when disconnecting the...
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    Folks, I took apart the burner on my diesel-fired pressure washer and want to clean the coils (pictures attached). Are there any great ideas about how to clean the soot off the coils? I can implement a wire brush, scraper, and other pricking/poking devices, but thought I would ask if there any...
  3. Appliances
    Hi. I have an older model (circa 70's or 80's) Whirlpool electric range that came with my house. Today while cooking eggs, the heating element turned to Hi all of the sudden, without me touching or moving the temp. knob. I removed the pan, turned the knob to Low and it stayed on Hi (full...
  4. HVAC
    I recently inherited a house with oil heat/water. There is a firomatic at the tank a 70ft line coming from the tank to the boiler. That line goes directly into the pump on the burner motor. There is no valve/shutoff at the burner. Is this a code violation/safety concern? If so how to I go...
  5. General DIY Discussions
    When i moved into my new house 5 years ago, I ripped out the wooden fire place from the living room. however, I now wish to install a small log burner. Anyone know what I need to do to the existing chimney to connect my log burner to it? :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
  6. HVAC
    I have a Tappan Furnace/ Air Conditioning unit that is giving me trouble. Before I call in a specialist I wondered if it was something I could handle on my own. The furnace engages, the glow plug heats and then ther 3rd and 4th burners come on. The flames go out immediately, the furnace...
  7. HVAC
    The furnace blower comes on and the igniter goes through 3 attempts to light then goes to lockout. I have removed the flame sensor and all six burners and cleaned them. I reinstalled them and the problem still exists. However when I remove the burner in front of the igniter and the ignition...
  8. HVAC
    The furnace blower comes on and the igniter goes through 3 attempts to light then goes to lockout. I have removed the flame sensor and all six burners and cleaned them. I reinstalled them and the problem still exists. However when I remove the burner in front of the igniter, the furnace lights...
  9. Electrical
    House blower will run continuously but the air comes out cold. The burners are not lighting. I have read about jumping wires but confused as to which ones? Our filter is clean and we know that is not the problem. When we press in the switch between the yellow and orange wires it will not stay...
  10. HVAC
    Furnace: Carrier 58GP150-LA Upflow (about twenty years old with match lit pilot) Last week I turned on the furnace and experienced the following problem. Thermostat calls for heat, burners fire up, blower turns on approximately 90 seconds later. After a few minutes of operation, the burners...
  11. HVAC
    I have a Riello oil burner and last winter it intermittently did not automatically start. When I hit the reset button it kicks in fine. It DOES work fine about 85% of the time, but it certainly is annoying when you need hot water and you have to wait 15 minutes for it to heat up. What could be...
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