Gas fireplace won t turn on. If it wont turn off its because you have the manual override switch turned on on the fireplace. Change out the thermopile if the fireplace wont ignite. I replace the switch but i still have the problem.
When she pressed the onoff button nothing happened. 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. Gas log fireplaces add ambiance and warmth to a home.
Thermopiles are small round metal probes that when activated create electricity and open your fireplaces gas chamber. Understanding the reasons why a gas log. My gas fireplace knob wont turn to off position.
The fireplace came with a firegenie remote. If your pilot light stays on but your fireplace will not work you may need to replace the thermopile. Gas fireplace wont light up the pilot light is working but when i switch the wall switch to on the fireplace wont start what could the problem be.
Then wheather lennox or mendota you. But if its making nowhere near enough the gas valve wont open at all and the fireplace wont light. You have your nobs that turn and say off on pilot.
The fireplace has been on for about 2 hours and when i go to turn it answered by a verified hvac technician. Your title says fireplace wont turn on but you say it wont turn off. We had to replace to blower motor and after putting the fire place back together now we are having this problem.
I have a gas fireplace at home that i havent used in a couple of years. My fireplace pilot light stays lit but main burner wont turn on. It may be an unwelcome surprise when a person trying to turn on the fireplace finds nothing happens.
The fireplace will turn on from the electric switch but will not turn off. You have to have that set on on.