Gas fireplace pilot light. Has the pilot light on your heat glo fireplace gone out. When lighting the pilot follow these instructions exactly. Gas fireplace wont light up the pilot light is working but when i switch the wall switch to on the fireplace wont start what could the problem be.
Dont worry heat glo provides helpful step by step directions for relighting your pilot light. I just had it serviced getting the themro couple replaced and it was working yesterday went to switch it on this morning and it wouldnt ignite the pilot light is on. This video walks you through the process of turning on the gas to your fireplace lighting the pilot light and cleaning the glass inside and out.
Before lighting smell around the appliance area for gas. Most gas fireplaces have a standing pilot light which is a small flame that burns even when you arent using the fireplace. If this is the case a standard line voltage thermostat can be substituted for the switch.
The gas furnace standing pilot where the flame is lit at all times is sometimes referred to as a pilot light but no matter what you call it its purpose is to serve as a small ignition flame for the gas burner. Your fireplace should have a mode where a pilot light stays lit continuously and the switch only switches the flame from the gas log burner.