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I have model # KGCT365X KitchenAid gas cooktop and one of the knobs that turns the burner on has split in the spindel area and won't grip enough to turn the burner on. Can one be ordered?

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All four of mine did this.I glued it with a good quality super glue (don't get any inside or it won't fit back on)
Then I wrapped it many, many times with fishing string.Glue the end of the string after you cut it.Make sure that it holds.Then using alot of the super glue,spread/smear it all over the string.Its almost like fiberglass.Let it dry up real good over night.The first one I did almost 6 years ago and still holding.It's a lot guicker and easier then it sounds.

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