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Old 10-20-2010, 04:47 PM  
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Default oil hot water problem

i have a oil hot water heater and for some reason it quites every couple days. hit the reset button and works fine for a couple more days. any ideas

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Old 10-20-2010, 04:58 PM  
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Default burner shutdown

1) if oil filter gasket is not 100% tight air can get into the line and shut it down

2) same for all oil piping connections

3) cad cell could be getting weak

4) dirty/blocked oil filter
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