Amanda on february 18 2020. I pressed the pilot button it comes back again and stay for 1 min and turns off again.
When i ignite the pilot light it wont stay lit.
Gas fireplace keeps turning itself off. I reach in to th read more. There are multiple things that could be going on. I can turn it on one day and it will opera.
15 20 minutes and other times an hour or two. The first time it happened i thought something was wrong with my fireplace. According to the repairman over time a tiny amount of corrosion or even just plain wear will affect the connection inside the switch creating increased resistance.
Hold it in for 30 seconds but it keeps going out. It should be a very blue flame with possibly a small yellow tip on the end and burning in mostly a horizontal manner. That was a month ago.
It was working fine till last month. It has a pilot light. Problem started after gas to the house had been turned off for the day.
It has been shutting itself off after a minute then turning itself back on repeatedly for over a year. Gas fireplace shuts itself off. I have a heatilator dls 18 gas fireplace installed in 1993.
I can t believe my eyes but this fixed my fireplace too. Takes about 6 try s what part do i need. If i switch it off and back on again same thing happens the flame comes and stay for a min and then turns back off.
So guessing it s not a heat sensor. Any air in the line should be looooong gone. Often it s not even fully warmed up eg.
You could be dealing with a bad thermo couple thermo pile. Ask question asked 1 year 9 months ago. The thermo couple is a sensor that senses heat a.
Heat n glo fireplace fire goes out after a while after 20 min or sometimes up to 1 hour but pilot stays on. As soon as the unit would go off it was enough time for the crystals to melt and it would light back again and run for awhile. So far it has turned out that a water pipe in the street freezes and breaks water gets into the gas line and weakens the gas.
Fire place shutting down i missed whether you were on propane or natural gas. With the pilot lit and the fireplace off observe the pilot. Whenever the temperate drops below 20 degrees outside the pilot goes out.
Hi we have a gas fireplace 10 yr old and it turns on and stay on for 1 min or so and then it turns off by itself. It is turned on using an electric switch. I had the same problem with my unit on propane.
Also will not turn off and on when the wind blows fire goes out and releases gas. Active 9 months ago. Turn off the pilot and let it cool.
Found out i was getting ice crystals at the regulator and gas pressure was dropping off. The first thing you need to do it call a hearth professional and have the unit serviced. It turns on fine but after perhaps 10 minutes sometime 30 minutes the length of time varies the unit simply goes off.
Gas fireplace turning itself off. A 3 switch was the solution to a fireplace that keeps turning itself off. I have the same problem with my gas fireplace.
If the flame is mostly yellow and is burning very lazy curling up in an almost vertical manner it is dirty and needs to be cleaned.