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26/32 oil fired, new fuel filter and nozzle, fires then within

Customer Question

26/32 oil fired, new fuel filter and nozzle, fires then within seconds cuts out, it appears that the photo cell does not see the flame, have replaced the photo cell also the control unit, what next ??
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 2 years ago.
Customer:

Oil pump?

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I am able to run the boiler by fitting an ordinary light switch between the control box and the photo cell, manually switching to the off position to allow start up then switching to on position once the burner has fired thus holding the fuel line open

Customer:

Ok . I would check across the flow switch , overheat stats. If these are ok then check the temp stats

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