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gooddel

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 11:06 am Reply with quote

The boiler will not fire up
I have renewed the fan and the pressure switch
and their are no air leaks around to the casing
any ideas
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 11:12 am Reply with quote

opening the combustion chamber is not something that a DIYer should be doing.

It would have been more cost effective to have called an RGI to properly diagnose the actual fault!

Tony
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:25 pm Reply with quote

Gets expensive when you don't diagnose correctly and chuck parts at it in a vain hope of fixing it. icon_rolleyes.gif
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 10:51 pm Reply with quote

gooddel wrote:

any ideas


I have a few ideas.
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Dan_Robinson

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2012 10:59 pm Reply with quote

I've got one too icon_wink.gif

But for know settle with calling an RGI - you never know they might be able to fix the boiler for you with a single spare part.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 7:48 pm Reply with quote

Dan_Robinson wrote:
But for know settle with calling an RGI - you never know they might be able to fix the boiler for you with a single spare part.
Nah! PCB, all 3 'stats, pump and motorised valve should do it. icon_lol.gif
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 10:39 pm Reply with quote

Overheat stat popped out icon_lol.gif
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:09 pm Reply with quote

Straight through the gap in the floorboards icon_wink.gif?
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