|Posted by Dale's Plumbing Service LMP on February 09, 19100 at 02:32:57:|
|In response to Re: Hot water heater repair- pilot|
: I have a gas water heater about 5 years old and weve been having dificulty keeping the pilot lit. A few months ago I thought that t had just blown out. I relit it and it seamed to work fine. This week it it went out again and we cant seem to
: get it to stay lit. What are the possible causes. Are the problems that a novis can fix? How can I teel if the pilot tip is dirty or clogged.
Greg, change the thermo coulpling and clean the pilot tube while your at it. Dale's Plumbing Service LMP