Question about Frigidaire 36 in.GLGC36S9E Gas Cooktop

Open Question

Very slow to ignite

All burners are very slow to ignite the first time. Once one is lit, they all will ignite immediately. This symptom began all at once. working fine oneday and not the next.

Posted by on

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Burners slow to light


clogged fuel lines

Mar 18, 2014 | DCS Cooktops

1 Answer

Burner will not ignite but electroic spark s are working, sparks will not stop after burner is manualy lit


I have had this same issue with continuous sparking after a burner was lit.
Problem 1. Wet or dirty ignitors/burners. Solution: clean and/or dry (I assume this resolves electrical issues). This has usually solved the problem
Problem 2. Stuck or dirty control switch. Solution: remove knobs and spray electrical-cleaner into switches. AMAZING... no more clicking plus burners now burn hotter when set to HI. I assume this frees-up the movement of the switch to prevent it thinking you are pushing it ON... and thus asking for spark... plus greater range of switch and/or higher flame settings available once lit. A no-cost miracle! ( I used "PureTronics" brand Electrical Contact Cleaner spray can, 1 sec, 2X).
Mike S

Sep 15, 2011 | Viking 37 in. VGSU161 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

I have a Miele cooktop and often during ccoking another burner starts clicking and click for a long time......solutions..... Also the lower left burner goes on for may be 10 seconds while clicking, the...


I have the Miele km342g cooktop. The ignition would continue firing intermittently after the burner was lit - click, click, click. Drove us crazy for years and we cursed the unit every time we used it. We assumed it was sensing unburned fumes and so we bought a small fan to "whisk" the gas fumes away. etc. etc. I finally figured out what a simple little thing it was. To start the burner, you turn the knob counter-clockwise. Therefore, once the burner is lit it's intuitive to turn the burner down by turning it clockwise. But in order to turn the burner down, you have to continue turning it counter-clockwise - or, "counter-intuitive". Once we figured that out, we haven't had a problem since.

Sep 04, 2011 | Miele 36 in. KM342 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

When I turn any burner on, the ignitors work fine but it takes a very long time for the burners to ignite. Problem is worse the longer the top has been turned off. Once gas gets to the ignitor, it lights...


It seems like one of your burners is clogged. You made need to use some oen cleaner and a small toothbrush to clean the burner. If the problem occurs with all the burners, then you have a blockage in the gas supply line. you willm have to take it apart at the stove and clear it out. Check the main gas connection and at the burner(s) to spot the debris clogging. Make sure to shut your gas valve off behind the stove. Good luck... hope this helps.

Jul 15, 2010 | Bosch 30 in. NGP 732 / 736 Gas Cooktop

2 Answers

Piezo goes off every 10 seconds.


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote that will help figure out why the burner spark keeps on clicking...


Gas Range Repair Burners Keep on Clicking
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4033033-gas_range_repair_burners_keep_clicking

heatman101

Apr 10, 2010 | Whirlpool SC3017RQ 30 in. Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

Same one - ignition click will not stop. Is there a solution?


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote that will help figure out why the burner spark keepson clicking...

Gas Range RepairBurners Keep on Clicking
heatman101
wwttw

Sep 25, 2009 | GE 30 in. Profile JGP933 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

Ignitor click and sparks, but no flames


there are two small holes at the base of the burner where the pipe goes up to it but doesn't touch. i had the same problem and it turned out that these two holes were clogged. i just straightedend a paper clip and solved the problem

Aug 29, 2008 | Jenn-Air JGD8130 Gas Cooktop

3 Answers

Burner ignites but doesn't stay lit


The Thermocoupler is faulty or has a bad connection - once the burner is lit, it heats the thermocoupler which then send a small signal to the valve to stay on - at that time you release the knob and the valve stays on ( supplies gas). If you give me a model number, i can get you a part number and price.

Jan 23, 2008 | Miele 23 in. KM360G Gas Cooktop

3 Answers

Baumatic B40 Gas Hob : Gas not staying on.


we have the same problem... try removing the knob, ours works fine without the knobs ????

Dec 19, 2007 | Baumatic 24 in. B40 Gas Cooktop

6 Answers

Igniter will not turn off once burners are lit.


I've had the same problem for 2 years. Today I removed the four burner tops, the 15/16 inch bolt that holds the burners in place, took everything apart (simple connections underneath), completely cleaned and dried eveything. I also cleaned the 4 knobs and making sure the 4 swiches slide up and down freely then dried everything with a hairdryer. Is now works fine but if the problem comes back, I'll simply unplug the cooktop and light it manually. P.S. I stripped one of the large 5/16 inch bolt that had become weak and brittle. - Try using water or some liquid to loosen the bolts as necessary. Good luck, CHEERS!

Oct 13, 2007 | Jenn-Air 30 in. CCG2423 Gas Cooktop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Frigidaire 36 in.GLGC36S9E Gas Cooktop Logo

Related Topics:

80 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Frigidaire Cooktops Experts

Electrolux
Electrolux

Level 3 Expert

4342 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8147 Answers

Carmen Mikulic

Level 2 Expert

409 Answers

Are you a Frigidaire Cooktop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...