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Spark module will not stop after lighting burner

This is a Viking gas cook top professional series. Replaced
spark module, now 2 out of 4 burners work. Spark module
keeps igniting after gas is lit.

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The module might not sense the flame: check electrical connections: wire (and its contacts0 and conections by fryer chasis; to be sure please bond with 18AWG wire pilot burner with spark module green wire.
MarKor

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

  • qwestr1 Feb 04, 2013

    Mark, are you trying to say that the spark module might not be properly grounded??

  • qwestr1 Feb 04, 2013

    MarKor, are you trying to say that the spark module should be grounded better??

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