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Ignitors on three burners start when using a burner & dont stop

When using the the front right burner the back two burner ignitor start sparking and do not turn off for a longer and longer period of time.

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  • rpjordanrph Dec 31, 2008

    Where can you get that and can a consumer install?

  • padoherty Mar 16, 2009

    ignitor in one burner won't stop

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If you dont have mice that chew and short out wires,you need a new spark moudel

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

  • Thomas Malailua
    Thomas Malailua Dec 31, 2008

    i had my own appliance store 4 10 years,sold it but what you can do is google your model # and you will fine links to parts /God bless

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Possible Causes Of Continuous Sparking:
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Continuous high heat can cause spark wires to

degrade. Use volt/ohm meter to determine

continuity
of spark wires. Look for obvious cuts/ abrasions

or pinch points. A defective wire can allow
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ground prior to reaching spark electrode. Under
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and if the burner in question has found an

easier
ground path the spark will go there. It will

not, however, in most cases have found a

CONTINUOUS
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provide under normal circumstances. This will

cause
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