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Thermador Gas Cooktop Won't Stop Clicking : SGC304RS

We just purchased and installed a used Thermador (4 burner) Gas Cooktop (model SGC304RS).
Upon testing the burners, they all ignited, but the clicker will NOT turn off. We turned the valves from low to high and no dice. This happens when only one or any combination of burners are on.

Thanks for any help!

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  • lookin4help Nov 30, 2007

    Thank You, Chris 72.

    Does anyone have a part number for the Spark Modual on a Thermador Gas Cooktop Model SGC304RS? Could you recommend a good replacement parts website??

    Thanks Again!!

  • Anonymous Feb 21, 2008

    i had an overflow and now all 4 of the ignitors are clicking continually

  • brbynken Sep 27, 2008

    The burners started clicking without any burner being turned on and now they won't shut off. We have to open the breaker (or unplug) to stop the clicking. This is the six burner professional model. ive of the six burners will light and the sixth burner doesn't release any gas. This problem happened without any warning. I went into the kitchen at 7:00am to get a drink of water and there was no clicking - an hour later my wife asked me why the burners were clicking. No one had touched the cooktop.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    When I ignite any of the four outside burners on my Thermador cooktop (only about a year old), the center ignitor clicks and sparks. The burner does not ignite. But the ignitor clicks and sparks. The center burner ignites properly when I want to ignite it. Is the ignitor on the center burner supposed to do that? If not, is there a way to fix it? Thanks.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Took out cooktop to get new counters. The foam tape around the underside is gross and I think needs to be replaced. Does it serve a purpose?

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    video showing how to replace a control switch on a thermador ce456ub cooktop. It is the warming burner switch

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Model #CVG4380

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    stubborn grease around burner in tray



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Theres a part in the cooktop called a spark modual. replace it. when i goes bad the problem your having is what it causes

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Try grounding the cooktop. I had the same problem. I ran a wire from the stove to a water pipe, and the clicking stopped.

BTW: I am looking for a used thermador 36" cooktop in working order or for parts. Any ideas?
Dan Lovick

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Go find different burners on ebay

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