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  1. Light the pilot by pressing and holding the pilot light button on the gas control valve. If you can’t light the pilot, the problem most likely lies with the gas control valve or the gas flow itself, not the thermocouple.
  2. Continue pressing the pilot button for 30 to 60 seconds after lighting the pilot light.
  3. Release the button. If the pilot light goes out, the trouble is most likely a defective thermocouple
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