Quadra-Fire MT Vernon Pellet Insert Hopper Lid Switch issue

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Dan Silvia

Member
Jan 23, 2013
1
I have a Quadra-Fire MT Vernon Pellet Insert Hopper Lid Switch issue. I just replaced the switch cause my thermostat indicated that the hopper lid was open. I look at the switch on the door handle and there is a magnet which indicates the door is closed. Is there suppose to be a magnet on the hopper lid? Or is the lid suppose to make a connection to the switch when you close the hopper lid which will cause the icon disappear on the thermostat.

Thanks in advance.
 

Scoop11

New Member
Jan 3, 2022
9
Long Island, NY
Hey Dan! Not sure if you figured it out, but I have a Quad Mt Vernon AE and yes there is a round magnet on the hinge of the hopper door. This is similar to the firebox door handle as you mentioned. Thx