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Propane gas burner now has red flame instead of blue

We own a Hotpoint Propane gas stove and recently it is showing a red yellow flame instead of blue on a few surface burners. Should I try to clean it or adjust it? And how? Propane gas company asked me not to use it and have one of their servicemen come up to the house for a service call. I don't think it is that serious. Do you? Same red flame problem and it's my stove top, furnace and water heater.

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  • cruzheli Feb 11, 2009

    yea mine has the same problem, and now the flame is red instead of blue. The boilers flame is red too

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Hi, If you have the same problem with your stove , furnace and water heater, Then you look for things in common that would cause the problem. Any change in the flames is an indication of a change in the fuel/air mix. The item that would be common to all would be the pressure diaphragm. This is not something a customer should work on without a through knowledge of how they work. I think you would be well advised to have a service call. Good Luck!

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