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guys, my Biasi riva plus boiler will not ignite the pilot

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Hello guys, my Biasi riva plus boiler will not ignite the pilot or burner.on the pcb there is a ic just behind the transformer .this had dry joints at two of its three legs ,and there seems to be evidence of a history of heat at this point ,i have repaired the joints but still no go ,is the board now dead?
best regards *****
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
***** ***** : Do you still have lights on the boiler?
***** ***** : Does the fan run normally, just no ignition?
JACUSTOMER-nm21vf4o- :

Hi Have the relevent lights on the green light flashes Royce very 2 seconds and the fan comes Onegin the unit tries to start.

JACUSTOMER-nm21vf4o- :

regards

JACUSTOMER-nm21vf4o- :

Chris Seymour.

***** ***** : IT may just need a clean and a service to clean the spark electrodes
***** ***** : Are you able to take the case off and see if it is sparking?
JACUSTOMER-nm21vf4o- :

sorry about the delay. in replying.unfortunately I am planning a funeral at the same time. ggetting access to the tank seems impossible it looks like the seem is around the back of the tank.

***** ***** : Are you able to take the case off the boiler and see if it is sparking?