What is OEM & AMP?
"OEM" or Original Equipment Manufacturer are parts that the stove manufacturer makes themselves or outsources from other suppliers for their specific stove models. When you order replacement parts for your pellet stove directly from a manufacturer or it’s retailers you can be certain that these parts will be “OEM”.
"AMP" is an acronym that stands for After Market Parts. This is equipment that is sourced out directly which cuts out the stove manufacturers hefty markup. AMP equipment works exactly the same as its OEM counterpart, especially when you’re looking at blowers, igniters, fire backs, switches, gaskets and controls, as quite often, they are made by the same exact manufacturer that supplied the OEM parts as you will see with many “Fasco” blowers and “Gleason Avery” auger motors.
Here at Stove Parts 4 Less we like to offer you the choice of the OEM and the AMP version of products whenever possible to save you money. In some cases we like to offer multiple versions of the AMP part where they are made by the same manufacturer as the original or an alternative version at an even lower price. Click here for more on Explaining the difference between OEM and AMP parts for your pellet stove.
Whitfield Pressure Switch 16050001
Fits with: Optima, Advantage Plus FS, Advantage Plus Insert, Profile 20, Profile 30, Profile 30 Insert, Quest Plus Insert, T300P, Montage
The vacuum switch is the stoves way of knowing it has an airflow through the venting in the proper direction. If the vacuum switch doesn't see a pressure difference it will not remain closed. When it opens the auger is stopped depriving the stove of fuel and leading to shutdown for saftey.
This part replaces the following Whitfield Part Numbers:
12145903, 38148, 13025903, 13640014, 13025903,
This product comes with a 6-month warranty on manufacturer defects. Some manufacturers make this a very simple and easy process unfortunately others do not. Please be advised that warranty claims for these parts may take up to 4 weeks for processing, and customers must cover shipping.Click here to submit a warranty claim for this item.
- Advantage I (WP2)
- Advantage II (WP2)
- Advantage II-T (WP2)
- Advantage III (WP2)
- Advantage II-T Classic (WP2)
- Advantage Optima 2 FS
- Optima 3 FS
- Optima 3 INS
- Advantage Plus FS
- Advantage Plus INS
- Pellet - WP6
- Explorer - WF2
- Legend - WP1
- Prodigy I & II - WP3
- Profile 20 FS
- Profile 20 FS-2
- Profile 30 FS
- Profile 30 FS-2
- Profile 30 INS
- Profile 30 INS-2
- Quest FS (WP4) (Oval hole in Fireback)
- Quest INS (WP4) (Oval hole in Fireback)
- Quest Plus FS (WP4) (Rectangle hole in Fireback)
- Quest Plus INS (WP4) (Rectangle hole in Fireback)
- Renaissance - WW1
- T300P (P11) (T300P/T301P/T305P/T308P)
- TP300 (TP300/TP301/TP305/TP308)
Fits all Whitfield and Lennox Pellet Stoves
6-month warranty on manufacturer defects. Some manufacturers make this a very simple and easy process unfortunately others do not. Please be advised that warranty claims for these parts may take up to 4 weeks for processing, and customers must cover shipping.Click here to submit a warranty claim for this item.
Questions & AnswersAsk a Question
does this unit have wires that connect to it
No. This is the vacuum switch only. There are spade connectors on one side to reattach the wires to.
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