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Can you convert this grill to a natural gas hook up and what kit is needed to do so

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Most gas grills can be converted. It is a matter of getting a natural gas orfice rater than a lp gas one.

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It is inconceivable to me that large manufacturers like Jenn-Air and Nexgrill can jointly make and sell an expensive grill and then completely abandon the consumer. I purchased an Jenn-Air 740-0142 LPG and like so many wanted to convert to nautural gas which requires a larger gas orifice. I spent a month on the internet and phone calling Jenn-Air and finally Nexgrill who actually manufactured the unit in China. The Jenn-Air and Nexgrill serial numbers are the same. the 740 prefix is LPG and the 750 prefix is natural gas. After three calls to Nexgrill I found a manager who actually acknowledged making Jenn-Air but declined selling me parts for it as I believe they have product liability concerns. I call back as a Nexgrill owner and finally ordered natural gas orifices at $10.00 each. The shipment never showed up. Calling back again I was told that they really didnt really have any orifices in stock but could sell me the entire replacement gas valve for $28.00 which I purchased. The valves actually arrived on the shipping receipt was from The Grill Services in City of Industry 909-718-6128 www.grillservices.com . Part number 750-0141/142/593/594.

Forget about pirates in Somalia... we have them right here. Shame on you Jenn-Air and Nextgrill.

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SOURCE: Converting Weber from LP to Natural Gas

On the weber model you need to purchase the natural gas model. It will cost you alot more to buy all parts needed to convert. Weber doesnt want you to convert do to safety reasons. This is why they will only tell you you can't convert. Buy the right grill and save yourself a headache.

Posted on Jan 20, 2010

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I found Part Number. #1205950 listed at www.appliancefactoryparts.com

says it fits jenn-air 720-0720

Posted on Feb 16, 2011

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Weber sells conversion kits. Basically, you need a new regulator and manifold to accommodate LP instead of the existing regulator/manifold setup for natural gas. Unfortunately, Weber does not sell their parts online. Their parts phone # is: 877-731-8081

Posted on Apr 27, 2011

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SOURCE: I have an LP version of Ultra Chef Elegance 315

Jim, the reason Napoleon no longer sell a gas conversion kit is a matter of safety. None of their grills are approved to be converted from one gas type to another. Which is also the case with 95% of all the grill brands on the market today. Grills are tested and approved for the gas type they represent. Changing the gas type, then puts the burden of liability on you, if something should go wrong.

Most people want to convert them, as a matter of convenience. Not having to deal with refilling the LP gas tank. But, are disappointed with the operation of the the grill, once it's converted to Natural Gas. As, it takes longer to preheat the grill and the flame height of the burners is lower than with LP Gas.
The reason for this is that LP Gas burns cleaner & hotter in an outdoor environment than Natural Gas.

There are no complete conversion kits available. If, in the end, you decide to make the conversion, you will need to piece and part a kit together. And that's not including running a hard line to the grill's location., along with an inline gas shutoff valve and a quick disconnect gas hose to the grill.

I hope this helped you to make the right decision and err on the side of caution and safety.

Thanks for choosing FixYa and Happy grilling!!

Posted on Sep 06, 2011

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I have an LP version of Ultra Chef Elegance 315 grill and need to convert it to natural gas. Napoleon does not sell the kit any more.


Jim, the reason Napoleon no longer sell a gas conversion kit is a matter of safety. None of their grills are approved to be converted from one gas type to another. Which is also the case with 95% of all the grill brands on the market today. Grills are tested and approved for the gas type they represent. Changing the gas type, then puts the burden of liability on you, if something should go wrong.

Most people want to convert them, as a matter of convenience. Not having to deal with refilling the LP gas tank. But, are disappointed with the operation of the the grill, once it's converted to Natural Gas. As, it takes longer to preheat the grill and the flame height of the burners is lower than with LP Gas.
The reason for this is that LP Gas burns cleaner & hotter in an outdoor environment than Natural Gas.

There are no complete conversion kits available. If, in the end, you decide to make the conversion, you will need to piece and part a kit together. And that's not including running a hard line to the grill's location., along with an inline gas shutoff valve and a quick disconnect gas hose to the grill.

I hope this helped you to make the right decision and err on the side of caution and safety.

Thanks for choosing FixYa and Happy grilling!!

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Unfortunately, you cannot use your Natural Gas Grill on Propane Gas. In addition, there is no conversion kit for Weber Grills. That's why they make two different gas models. Conversion of a grill becomes a safety issue. As each model Weber grill is tested and approved only for the specific gas type. Attempts to convert it voids that approval.

I'm sorry I didn't have better news. Thanks for choosing FixYa.

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If it was not a conversion, did the grill come with a natural gas regulator already installed?

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Unfortunately, Weber grills are not convertible from one gas type to another. There are no conversion kits available for your model or any Weber model gas grill.

To confirm this, go to the following link and on page 2 under Warnings, last paragraph, left hand column, you can confirm this, if you like.

http://help.weber.com/manuals/pdf_files_2011/Gas/Weber%20Q/Q300320_OwnersGuide_41060_021011.pdf


The only advantage to converting it to Natural Gas is not having to refill the grill tank. The downside, is that you will loose the heating capability that Propane has. It burns cleaner and hotter than Natural gas, in an outdoor environment.

Hope this helped you. Happy Grilling!!

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I have a grill Frigidaire FD27LKEC 27 it is running with natural gas and I would like to convert it to propan. Is there a convertion kit or what do I need to change.


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Probably some models are convertable and others not...you eed to egt a hold of Charmglow and find out if and what kit you will need...some stores like HD that sell them will have sharts and kits also..

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In short, your grill will not work if you do not do the conversion. I am including a link that lists the conversion kit for your grill, you can order it there and you can download the assembly manual as well.

Here is the link: http://www.charbroil.com/Consumer/product_detail_e.aspx?ProductID=1723&CategoryID=25

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