Does Coleman rebuild lanterns?

Coleman Lantern and Stove Repair Service: Flat Rate Service (FRS) ensures that your lantern or stove will be returned to original factory specifications for performance. FRS includes labor, all necessary repair parts, and return shipping.

How do you date an old Coleman lantern?

Lanterns and stoves made from about 1951 to present are usually stamped on the bottom of the fount. You will see two sets of numbers; the number on the left is the month and the one on the right is the year of manufacture.

How often do you have to pump a Coleman lantern?

As mentioned, you’ll have to pump more when the tank is full, less room for air. As the tank goes down, every 3 hours or so is normal, a little more often with a kerosene lantern. All Coleman gasoline lanterns are “dual fuel” and will burn gasoline just fine.

How do you clean a Coleman propane lantern?

Cleaning the Lantern at the End of the Season First, wipe down the outside and globe with warm water and dish soap. This will cut down on the amount of fuel you need to use, give you better control of your flame, and prevent rust and other corrosion.

Where is the model number on a Coleman propane lantern?

The model number is printed on the base of the lantern, under the lighting instructions. The date code is stamped on the underside of the lantern. A Coleman logo sticker is affixed to the front of the lantern base.

What is the difference between a Coleman 220 and 228?

There isn’t a lot of difference between the 220 and 228, save the size of the reflector, which is larger on the 228. They are both two-mantle gasoline models and were made concurrently for many years with numerous small variations as time passed.

How do you fix a Coleman Lantern?

Coleman Lantern Rechargeable Not working. In this video I show how I troubleshot and repaired. Found battery bad. Remove and replace battery. Read volts

How to troubleshoot a Coleman Lantern?


  • Denatured alcohol
  • Unleaded gasoline or white gas
  • Propane bottle,1-lb.
  • Replacement mantle
  • How to replace the battery in your Coleman Lantern?

    Battery replacement Remove the top the of lantern by turning it counterclockwise. Remove the battery cover by pushing in the release tab and pulling it upward. Remove the old battery and replace it with a new AA size 1.2V rechargeable battery of the same or greater mAh.

    How to replace bulb in Coleman Lantern?

    – Move the lantern handle downward and grip the top of the lantern with one hand and the clear lantern housing with the other. – Pull the cover off the clear plastic housing. – Remove the fluorescent bulb from the light socket by twisting it counterclockwise with your fingers, just as you would do with a regular light bulb.