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Old 04-11-2005, 03:45 PM   #1
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I found this weekend, the my water heater would not ignite, and neither would the refrigerator. The frig works fine on electric, and the range, oven, and furnace, all operate fine on the propane. Do I have clogs in these 2 lines? Does something need adjusted? New at this, and need some direction as to where to start.
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I found this weekend, the my water heater would not ignite, and neither would the refrigerator. The frig works fine on electric, and the range, oven, and furnace, all operate fine on the propane. Do I have clogs in these 2 lines? Does something need adjusted? New at this, and need some direction as to where to start.
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Could be a clog (usually water or oil) in the branch of the propane line that goes to these appliances. Each also has some interlocks that could prevent ignition, but it does not seem likely they both see some problem that would make them shut down ignition simultaneously.

One thing to check, though: do both have 12V power to their circuit boards? I know the heater won't operate in gas mode without it. I didn't think the fridge would run in either gas or electric mode without 12V power, but its worth a check for a blown fuse.
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