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Low flame This new gas stove has been converted for LP use. There is not enough gas getting to the burners and oven. Only 2 burners can be used at the same time. The oven does not get hot enough to bake.

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    I have a gas stove, when I turn on the burner the flame is red yellow instead of blue. We have LP for heat. My husband said he thought it didin't have enough air. So he cleaned the jets with a brush but it didn't help. What to do abut this? Is this dangerous to us?

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    Can this be fixed?



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Yes, the regulator is converted. I checked it to be sure.

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So you stove was converted from natural gas to LP using WB28K10043 KIT-CONVERSION L.P. ? is this correct?

Posted on Aug 25, 2007

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    Franklin Ouchida Aug 25, 2007

    did you convert the regulator. This is the part to which the inlet connects. Remove the vent cap, flip the insert over and reinsert it (You'll usually see 'NAT' on one side and 'LP' on the other). Reinstall the cap. this may help?



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