How to Keep a Hot Water Heater Pilot Light Lit?

Answer There are several reasons why your water heater's pilot light may not stay lit. A common reason the pilot light will not stay lit is a damaged thermocouple. The pilot flame heats up the end of the... Read More »

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Why does the pilot light keep going out on your hot water heater?

The thermocouple is going bad. The thermocouple is the small tube that sits in the flame from the pilot light and goes back to the gas valve. They are easy to replace and cost $6 to $8. For health ... Read More »

Why would a pilot light from a water heater keep going out daily?

How do I light a pilot light on a gas hot water heater when the pilot light area is sealed, and the...?

for safety purposes because you are not familiar with doing the re- lighting, you can call your local fire dept and they will come out for Free to re-light the water heater. They will probably comm... Read More »

How to Light a Rheem Water-Heater Pilot?

If you don't have any hot water, the first thing you should do is check to see if the pilot light on your Rheem water-heater has gone out. Rheem water-heater pilots need to be manually lit using th... Read More »