Question about Dacor Preference SGM304 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

Single Burner no ignition

My front left burner on the SGM304 cooktop has no ignition (spark) at all. Would like to do more troubleshooting or else know how to get the replacement part and do the repair???

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 59 Answers

Hi
If all the other ones are working correctly, then the problen is the sending unit, each knob has an electric sending unit that works independantly, the one that it's not working, My advise is to pull it out and cleaned first and try it. If it does not work, then replaced it.
If you need help with the procces let me know.
Eddie Rentas
Tupper Lake NY

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

10-12 year old dacor 4 burner epicure cooktop --left front burner


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote to help people troubleshoot problems with their cooktops not igniting.

Cooktop Range Stove spark ignition does not work
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5649407-cooktop_range_stove_spark_ignition_not

heatman101

May 29, 2010 | Dacor Epicure ESG366 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

R rear burner not sparking


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote to help people troubleshoot problems with their cooktops not igniting.

Cooktop Range Stove spark ignition does not work
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5649407-cooktop_range_stove_spark_ignition_not

heatman101

May 02, 2010 | Dacor Preference SGM365SS Gas Cooktop

2 Answers

My whirlpool gas cooktop on sparks on left front burner. Model scs3014gq1


Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote to help people troubleshoot problems with their cooktops not igniting.

Cooktop Range Stove spark ignition does not work
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5649407-cooktop_range_stove_spark_ignition_not

heatman101

Apr 01, 2010 | Whirlpool SCS3014 Gas Cooktop

2 Answers

Whirlpool gas cooktop will only spark on left front burner




i made this video to help you troubleshoot kitchenaid and whirlpool cooktops

Apr 01, 2010 | Whirlpool GLT3615 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

One of the burners on my Dacor 4 burner gas cooktop no longer ignites automatically, it just continues to spark, but it will light with a match. Is this something I can fix myself, and if so, what should I...


Electric gas igniters sometimes get stuck in one position causing a clicking sound. The clicking sound that you hear is the electric arc that is pulsing from the igniter conductor (wire) to ground (the gas burner). It receives power from the electrical outlet that the stove is plugged into.
Residue from food and sometimes cleaning products may be preventing the igniter from producing a spark (Arc) to the base of the burner. This is a common problem that occurs when the stove has been cleaned or food is allowed to build up. Make sure that the igniter and the burner base are clean and dry. This will help with proper operation. Oven cleaner and a small tooth brush may be used to accomplish this. Another problem with ignition may occur if you have too little (touching) or too much space between the igniter and the base of the burner; it will prevent the burner from igniting. You should only have a little more space than the thickness of a nickel between the burner base and the igniter. A good “blue” arc from the igniter to the burner base is optimal. If this doesn’t work, you may need to replace the electric igniter module. Good luck.

Mar 28, 2010 | Dacor Preference SGM304 Gas Cooktop

2 Answers

Trouble with front burners: Right burner sparks but does not light Left burner does not apper to spark, but lights If you turn on both bruners they some times light???


The igniters for the burners are all on one circuit so when you turn the burner to light the switch inside the burner valve will cause all burner igniters to come on. As far as the left burner not sparking it could be due to a bad igniter switch in the valve and when you turn on the right burner you are causing all(including the left one) to spark. You will need to make sure that the burner eyes are clear and not plugged. You can use a sewing needle to clear out the eyes. The small eyes at the igniter electrodes are very important because if they are clogged the burner will not light.

Jan 15, 2010 | GE 30 in. JGP328 Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

Jenn Air Gas cooktop burner ignition


Hi JHMcdona

Most likely the electrode for the right burner is defective. As well as the switch may also be defective (is shorted because of pressing hard on it trying to make it work!!). Change the electrode and igniter switch of the right front burner.

Regards

Aug 26, 2009 | Miele 35 in. KM326G Gas Cooktop

1 Answer

Dacor cooktop ignition problem


TAKE THE BURNER CAPS OFF AND CLEAN THEM REALLY WELL AND MAKE SURE THAT THEY R PUT BACK ON PROPERLY THRER ARE GENERALLY A NOTCH THAT HAS TO BE LINED UP JUST RIGHT FOR THE CAPS TO FULLY SEED TO PROMOTE PROPER LITING

May 27, 2008 | Dacor Preference SGM304 Gas Cooktop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dacor Preference SGM304 Gas Cooktop Logo

Related Topics:

348 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dacor Cooktops Experts

meztang
meztang

Level 2 Expert

112 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

13530 Answers

Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor

Level 3 Expert

728 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...