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Heating my weber grill genesis 1000 does not seem to heat as effectively as it used to low flame when all dials are on HI

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  • brownfield12 Jan 04, 2009

    the grill only reaches about 275 degrees, natural gas, ten yrs old. thanks.

  • laone Feb 07, 2009

    Burner is low even though control is set on highest setting. Replaced propane tank with no improvement.

  • Anonymous Mar 03, 2009

    The Brinkmann 4 burner grill is on hi and the flames are maybe a half an inch long. It is pitiful

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When you turn on the main propane value (on the propane tank) do it real slow and easy. What might be happening is that the regulator on the unit is sensing too much propane at one time and is shutting down the flow. If this happens, you only get a small flame. You need to shut it down, wait about a beer, then try again REAL SLOW AND EASY.

Remember, slow and easy; as soon as you hear some gas going though, stop and see if it works. You can open the valve further if needed but take it slow.

This is how I made my Weber Q work after about 6 months. Now, it's great. I have to wrestle with it but at least it works now.


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