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Boiler lightsup runs for 30sec then flames out, modle

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boiler lightsup runs for 30sec then flames out
JA: Are you getting any error codes or blinking lights on your boiler? How old is it?
Customer: modle turbomax 242 must be over 25yrs old
JA: How long has this been going on with your boiler? What have you tried so far?
Customer: only just happend tried switching off and on with same result
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: thats all i can tell you
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Tim Cooke replied 12 days ago.

Good evening, and welcome to the Technical section in JustAnswer. My name is ***** ***** I will help you today. There's no time pressure on this topic - it will stay open to you for many days, and you can reply at any time. I will be away from my desk sometimes, but will respond as soon as I can.

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Expert:  Tim Cooke replied 11 days ago.

Is this the combi edition, or a system boiler?

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Expert:  Tim Cooke replied 11 days ago.

A combi boiler can behave like this when the diverter valve is stuck in the DHW position.

If you run a hot tap, does the boiler behave itself?