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Hotpoint Gas Range. We changed the jets from Natural to Butane. Now when we try to light a burner it flames up and then dies down to a flame like a pilot. There is no pressure.

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The jets that you have installed have to be correct for the altitude that you live. If the jet is too small, too little gas, no flame. Low altitude (sea level to 2500) means a larger jet for more fuel because there is more air. High altitude is less air and less fuel (smaller jet)

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Hi, Did you change the setting/cap on the regulator? The orfices in the oven need adjusted as well.
Please let me know if I can assist you further in this matter.

Thanks
Vic

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

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    Victor Jul 23, 2009

    Hi, Did you change the setting/cap on the regulator? The orfices in the oven need adjusted as well.

    Please let me know if I can assist you further in this matter.



    Thanks

    Vic

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