How to Replace an Automatic Spark Ignitor on Rheem Furnaces?

Answer The Rheem gas furnace uses an electronic igniter with a wiring harness to deliver a spark through the igniter tip. The furnace valve opens to ignite gas for warming the building. Over time the igni... Read More »

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How to Replace a Whirlpool Direct Spark Ignition (DSI) Ignitor?

Whirlpool manufactures a line of self-cleaning ovens with a direct spark ignition feature. On these ovens, an electronic ignitor sparks and lights the burners. If your burners aren't lighting, it c... Read More »

How to Install a Spark Electrode to a Surface Burner Ignitor?

Many gas range manufacturers have done away with using a pilot light to ignite the gas on surface burners in favor of spark electrodes. Spark electrodes are much safer than pilot lights, as the ele... Read More »

How to Replace a Rheem AC?

Rheem is a major manufacturer of air conditioners, heat pumps and furnaces. The company manufactures air conditioners for installation on the ground and on rooftops. Selecting a replacement for a R... Read More »

How to Replace a Furnace Ignitor?

If you have a relatively new furnace it is probably equipped with a hot-surface ignitor. These ignite the gas when your furnace turns on. Electricity passes through the ignitors and causes them to ... Read More »