Furnace

  • PILOT LIGHT

    • Remove Front Cover
    • Are there little tabs at the top of the furnace?
    • If there are little tabs on top that look like they fit a Flat Head Screw Driver, turn both so that the Flat Crease is horizontal to the floor.
    • Push against the top cover of the furnace and at the same time push upward.
    • Grab a long match or long stem lighter
    • Look for a button that says “Pilot”
    • Push and HOLD the button while placing the lighter in the center of the furnace
    • While the pilot light is still on, keep holding the “Pilot Light Button” for 30 seconds.
    • If you DO NOT hold the button down long enough, the heat sensor will turn off the gas to the pilot light.  You will have to start the process over again.
    • Place the front cover back on the SAME WAY that you took it off.
    • Make sure that the lower cover is not lose because this will prevent the blower from turning on.  The blower is what allows the air to circulate through the house.
  • FRONT COVERS

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    • Here is how you remove the front cover
    • Remove Front Cover
    • Are there little tabs at the top of the furnace?
    • If there are little tabs on top that look like they fit a Flat Head Screw Driver, turn both so that the Flat Crease is horizontal to the floor.
    • Push against the top cover of the furnace and at the same time push upward.
    • Place the front cover back on the SAME WAY that you took them off.
    • Make sure that the lower cover is not loose because this will prevent the blower from turning on.  The blower is what allows the air to circulate through the house.