Quiz: The Ultimate Oil Furnace Repair Quiz
The Ultimate Oil Furnace Repair Quiz
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About This Quiz

Understanding the basic operation of your oil furnace will help you maintain a comfortable home this winter. It is important to learn how to clean and maintain furnace components. Take this quiz to see how fired up your knowledge of how to repair oil furnaces is.

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Most modern home oil systems are:
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How can you identify the furnace's switches and reset buttons?
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Where is the safety device to monitor the burner?
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What does black chimney smoke indicate?
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How many times a year should the blower be cleaned?
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What type of lubrication should be used on the blower motor?
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Who is qualified to clean or replace the furnace's filter?
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How often should the oil furnace's filter be maintained?
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If the oil furnace has an oil strainer, when should this component be cleaned?
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What material is used to clean the strainer?
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When should you replace the strainer?
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How often should you clean the stack control?
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Why does the stack control need to be cleaned so often?
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What product should you use to clean the stack control?
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What type of cement is used for furnaces?
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A furnace may have how many master switches?
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How do you know when the draft regulator needs maintenance?
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