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Possible problems may include, but are not limited to: -gas leak -user error -faulty pilot -wrong gas -lack of fuel (replace/refill gas) -filthy ignition -lack of oxygen -lack of space -if it is a new gas fireplace and it is being fueled from a utility in the city, try giving it time for the chamber to fill up. -improper assembly To receive more specific answers, you might include make, model, and type for your gas stove, or you might contact the manufacturer directly via their website. An easy to find the manufacturers website is usually to just search the brand-name on a search engine like

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Q: My gas fireplace lights but then goes out in about 30 seconds?
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