Mt Vernon auger jam

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Daverman

New Member
Nov 29, 2017
1
Grand Junction, CO
I have a Quadrafire Mt Vernon pellet stove with a persistent problem with auger jam error messages. I have replaced the auger motor, cleaned the chute, cleaned the optical sensor and even replaced it. It seems about every 5-8 starts I hear a grinding sound and the auger jam error occurs. The auger itself looks fine; no bends in it. Please help.
 

rickwai

Minister of Fire
Nov 1, 2011
1,189
ohio
Try different pellets. Did you pull auger to make sure something is not caught in it?
 

kappel15

Minister of Fire
Sep 14, 2014
2,477
Iowa
What year stove is it? kap