How to Relight a Hot Water Heater Pilot Light?

Answer An older-style gas-fired hot water heater has a standing pilot light that fires the burner, which in turn produces hot water. Modern water heaters have gone to electronic ignition to light the burn... Read More »

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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 Relight the Pilot Light on a GE Gas Dryer?

If you have an older GE gas dryer, you will probably have to relight the pilot light at some point. Most modern gas dryers have an electronic ignitor instead of a pilot light, which remains lit eve... Read More »

How to Relight an Automatic Pilot Light?

Unlike older pilot lights, which have to be lit by hand, automatic pilot lights, commonly found in home furnaces, are regulated by a thermostat and only ignite when needed. While older pilots burne... Read More »

How do I relight a pilot light on an oven?

Go to the back of the oven. While most pilot lights are located behind the oven, meaning they are sometimes difficult to get to, the location of the pilot light will depend on the oven. In certain ... Read More »