Boilier Thermostat Clicking and Boiler not Turning on as it Should

Postby polypody » Wed Dec 18, 2013 9:13 pm

This morning the gas bolier fired up as normal but after about two hours we heard what is best described as a clicking sound from the boiler thermostat & the boiler would not fire up. I turned the boiler thermostat off & left it for a while & then turned up the boiler thermostat to its previous level & the boiler fired up & operated as normal. The boiler is working OK this evening. The clicking sound was as if the boiler was trying to switch itself on but could not. Any ideas please?
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Postby proptech » Thu Dec 19, 2013 8:08 pm

From your description I would think the clicking was the ignition, not the thermostat. I would suggest that you get the boiler serviced, and checked for safety before this happens again.
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Postby Werdna » Fri Jan 10, 2014 6:49 pm

What boiler is it?
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