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Low flame on 3 main burners. model GBC730W

I cleaned up the grill but the flames barely show up and the grill won't heat higher than 250 degrees.do the wires remove from the white electrode or does the white part pull away from the burner. the side burner works great. help. mike

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  • vmquezada79 Dec 09, 2008

    Most likely the crappy burner you got with the grill is cracked or has multiple cracks which causes a lot of the propane to leak out faster and not burn. I didt some parts searching and the only place I found it was at this site but it costs $53. http://www.appliancefactoryparts.com/gas...

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    one burner on grill works fine, other two barely burn

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    Cal Flame 5 burner convection grill purchased Oct 2005 can't read model number. We have removed the lens for the light but cannot remove the light bulb. It seems to have the socket below the housing with small nuts (not screws) in front and back of the bulb. We are concerned about breaking the bulb inside the socket as it is very resistant to pulling out. Also in the instructions there is a reference to a lens removal key but I don't have one and cannot find anything like that on the internet anywhere including Cal Flame parts lists. Hope you can hep. Thanks

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    when one burner is on flame is fine when I try to turn on other burners flame barely comes out

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Mike, I had this problem with my grill once or twice. Like most of us grilling men we turn the grill off at the tank trying to be safe. Sometimes, like in my case, I do not turn the nobs back to the off position. When returning to the grill the next day or week the first thing we do is turn the gas on leaving the nobs on, then lighting. Every time I do this my flame never gets full or does not reach full temp. To resolve this: turn everything off including the nobs, then turn the gas on, wait a minute or two. Turn the nobs to full and ignite. It should be at full flame then, adjust from there. I hope this is helpfull.

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