I just moved into a new house I went to turn on the gas for the fireplace using the key yet I still can't light the fireplace. There's nothing showing me where to turn on the gas flow to the hearthmaster gas fire place. We have a natural gas oven which is working fine. Any ideas?

  • Tried checking the web go see if an instruction manuall is available for download? – keshlam Nov 22 '15 at 23:32
  • Might it be controlled by a wall thermostat? – Jimmy Fix-it Nov 23 '15 at 1:13

There should be a thermocouple and gas valve - the thermocouple senses when the fire goes out and turns the gas off. Probably a pilot lite also. Check for a diagram online, here is a link to a youtube example:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61DP2Spo4qk

second link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvL_fAFRIW8

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