Fireplace fire dies out. Why does my gas fireplace go out after only a few minutes of running. I have replaced the valve the thermopile and over temp sensor. Having some problems with smoke coming out through air intake of my fireplace when the fire dies down.
I really do enjoy a fireplace fire but hate when it turns into a smoke bomb so last year i made it a quest to find out what i can do to build a fireplace fire without smoking yourself out of your house. It starts up fine runs for about 5 10 minutes than completely shuts offpilot and all. Hello i am having a problem with my gas fireplace heatilator gs150 i have replaced the ignitor and ignition control it sparks and lights fire when the spark stops the fire goes out.
When theres no fire keeping the damper shut tight prevents cold outside air from entering the house. Each of my fire pits that had this problem were using propane gas. I then cracked the door open to throw another match on it and it instantly relights itself and all the smoke gets sucked up the chimney.
When the fireplace is in use an open damper prevents smoke from filling up your home by giving it a way out through the flue. I discovered why the fireplace burner and fire pit burners were losing flmaes and going out. To have a safety valve control with a pilot flame and a thermocouple.
Propane gas has by law. I hope its normal backdraft due to a cold exterior chi. The problem im having is that the fire dies shortly after i close the door.
It is designed as a safety device to protect you from carbon monoxide poisoning if the air in a room becomes vitiated. The fireplace fire started and it worked fine for about two minutes. Ive tried this every way i could from the thermostat set to either 1 2 or 3 to the draft door being fully opened to being barely cracked but the fire always goes out.
Do you have a. I always make sure i have a good bed of burning coals and then i load her up.