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timp

@charter.com

[HVAC] gas rheem crietion

furnace turns on runs for a while about 5 to 10 min then shuts off and then kicks right back on and continues to do this until temp is reached on therm. cleaned the flame sensor and still have same problem

PrntRhd
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said by timp :

furnace turns on runs for a while about 5 to 10 min then shuts off and then kicks right back on and continues to do this until temp is reached on therm. cleaned the flame sensor and still have same problem

Try a clean furnace filter and investigate airflow.
If the blower cannot get proper airflow, the furnace overheats and a safety kicks the burner off.


nunya
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reply to timp
What PrntRhd said.


timp1965

@charter.com
reply to PrntRhd
thanks for the info but found problem it was main limit switch was faulty

PrntRhd
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join:2004-11-03
Fairfield, CA
said by timp1965 :

thanks for the info but found problem it was main limit switch was faulty

Main limit switch is what detects the overheat condition so your finding makes sense.