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    I have an older Comet diesel-fired hot water pressure washer, and am repairing the fuel ignition electrodes. I have only seen a handful of fuel oil burners, so I'm not very savvy with them, and have a few questions. The attached pictures show my electrodes. Most oil burner electrodes I see...
  2. HVAC
    I have a Beckett oil burner that ever so often the reset button goes off. It will run fine for 5-10 cycles but then goes off again. When I hit the button it starts right up, very smoothly. I just had a tech come in and did the yearly cleaning and maintenance, then this started happening.The tech...
  3. HVAC
    Dear experts, I have an oil burner (Comet 145 oil water boiler) for heating my house. I turn it off for Summer. Yesterday I turned it on, and it started warming up, as I could hear the noise. Then I turned on the thermostat, and the noise stopped. The burner did not work any more, though a...
  4. HVAC
    I'm thinking of changing out my electric water heater for an oil-fired indirect off my oil burner: more efficient, faster recovery and all that. Problem: my 19th-century cellar lacks a finished ceiling, and in many spots there's not even any subflooring beneath the floorboards above. If some...
  5. HVAC
    I heat my home with an fuel oil furnace and the problem I'm having is: The Intermittent Ignition Oil Primary which is a (Honeywell R8184G 4009) is making a loud clicking repetitive noise. If I push in the red reset button it will work for a few cycles and then start making the clicking...
  6. Plumbing
    Ok so ill try to make this as short as possible. I installed a new shower and tub, previous to that I couldn't fill my tub with hot water unless I filled it with the shower, if I used the faucet it would come out barely warm. Now I have replaced the copper tubbing valves etc. and neither the...
  7. HVAC
    Beckett AFG Oil Burner. Burner continually starts with a thump, runs a few seconds, then thumps again and runs briefly before another thump. This can last a day or two, then it will start and the Honeywell Protectorelay® Oil Burner Control R8184 G4009 red button will pop. Removing the nozzle and...
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