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Lp flames to top of oven

New ge oven we followed ALL the directions 4 no 5 times. e stove top works great the oven not so great. e flames shoot all the way from the broiler to the top of the oven. We changed the small lp cap in the boiler area to LP and adjusted the air adjuster shutter too. the flames do not change now what the oven is now a whopping 6 hrs old.

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  • 4 days left Nov 25, 2007

    thank you. that fixed it. Your very kind to help thank you again.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2009

    I have a whirlpool range and having the same problem. Have done everything the manual has suggested. My oven flames will not adjust down, still burning to the top of oven

  • prspctallspo Mar 20, 2009

    I have a whirlpool and am having the same problem. Oriface is all the way down

  • 2curious4u Apr 13, 2009

    I have the same problem. We replaced the igniter to get the flame started then the gas would not shut off. We replaced the regulator/orfice valve assembly. Converted the regulator to LP. No the flame is way to high. Burning really rich.



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You need to tighten down the orifice spud for the bake burner. Remove drawer in bottom of oven. Look for bottom of burner tube, where the shutter adjustment is. Right below it is the orifice spud. Usually a goldish color. Take 1/2 inch open end wrench and tighten until it stops. Do-not overtighten! Try it now. If flames are still to high, tighten a little more. Repeat if needed.

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I have a kenmore oven that is doing the same thing, it is LP, everything has been changed from natural gas to LP. The bottom flame in the oven is coming up through the bottom plate. I have adjusted the Oriface all the way down, and it makes no difference where it gets adjusted too the flame is still to high.

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