Job Timeline (Ref 6806-7999)


Remote Returned to Customer


A Timeline of this job can be seen below.

Arrived - 24-Oct-2020
Fault Diagnosed
Remote Repaired
Payment Received
Returned - 03-Nov-2020
Repair Engineer : Martin Smith
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Gazco 8490 Remote Repair Details

Manufacturer : Gazco

Model : 8490

Customers Fault Description : The remote hardly ever works. The fire has just been serviced and I’ve replaced the batteries in the remote.

Remote Fixer Repair Response (see below) :

This fireplace control arrived safely and on testing was found to be dead.

 On opening the remote a mass of corrosion was found around the main IC (see image).  The print was reworked and the IR led replaced which restored full functionality.

Fireplace Controller Testing Video

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corroded print

back of controller