Gas fireplace pilot light won t light. It should usually run parallel to the gas line when it is on. So we went to turn on our gas fireplace christmas day. If you open the access panel on your gas fireplace usually on the bottom youll see the fireplaces gas plumbing the gas valve itself and a bunch of wires.
I turned off the gas valve turned it on to pilot pushed it in and hit the light button. This video walks you through the process of turning on the gas to your fireplace lighting the pilot light and cleaning the glass inside and out. My gas log fireplace worked just fine last winter but i couldnt light the pilot light this fall.
The pilot light was out. Most gas fireplaces have a standing pilot light which is a small flame that burns even when you arent using the fireplace. But if its making nowhere near enough the gas valve wont open at all and the fireplace wont light.
I just had it serviced getting the themro couple replaced and it was working yesterday went to switch it on this morning and it wouldnt ignite the pilot light is on.