Thanks Agile for your very useful and informative feedback.
In fact, I don't think this boiler has a permanent pilot light. I cannot see it through the front glass window and there is nothing in the service manual to suggest a pilot light. All I can see through the glass window is the boiler...
Thanks Tony.......I suppose I better get it replaced, rather than trying to figure out what is the problem. One of my neighbors is a BG Engineer.
I shall have a word with him and see what is the best course of action.
Thanks everyone for your kind advice.
Thanks Brassedoff...in fact it was the Gas Engineer, a friend of mine who suggested it to me when he came around the last time. He said if the fan is sticking, I could spry some WD40 inside it and keep it going.
Matter of fact, I am not a gas Engineer or any other Engineer for that matter...
I have one of these ageing workhorse which is about 23 years old.
It was already in the house when we moved in 1996. It has been very reliable in all these years. Had a new fan put in about 10+ years ago. Had a new pump and Electronic wall timer replaced about 4 years ago and a new Air...