Where is the pilot light on a floor furnace?
Hereof, how do I light the pilot on my furnace?
Once the gas has had time to dissipate, turn the knob to "Pilot." Then, hold down the "Reset" button and bring the flame of a long lighter close to the pilot light opening. This should light the furnace pilot light. Once you are sure the pilot light is on, release your pressure on the reset button.
Similarly, how do you light an old furnace? The Procedure to Relight a Pilot Light
- Open the gas valve on the supply line and turn the gas control knob to PILOT.
- Push in the knob and hold it in.
- Push the ignite button repeatedly if the furnace has one.
- Keep pushing in the control knob for about 20 seconds after the pilot lights.
Also to know is, how do I know if my furnace pilot light is out?
The pilot gas line is a small metal tube below the burner assembly and distinctive by the slight upturn at the end. It will be apparent, if the pilot is lit, by the small blue flame burning at the end. If you do not see a small blue flame burning, the pilot light is out.
How do you turn off a floor furnace?
To turn off your furnace completely, look for a valve in the gas line to the furnace. Simply turn the valve handle so it is angled 90 degrees to the pipe as shown below. If you like, you can check your furnace to ensure the pilot flame goes out.