Posted on 9/3/2011


If you have a gas-powered hot water heater, then your pilot light is what ensures access to hot water whenever you need it. If your pilot light goes out, then your water heater will be unable to generate the heat necessary to keep your water at a comfortable temperature.

There are a number of issues that could make your water heater’s pilot light go out. This video explores how your pilot assembly works and how you may be able to identify the source of the problem.


Always call a professional to handle water heater repairs. Arrow Plumbing specializes in all types of residential and commercial plumbing in the Libertyville area, including water heater maintenance, repair, and installation. Visit us online or call (847) 549-9600 for more information on our services.