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How to convert from natrual gas to propane gas ? Where to set stoves regulator ?

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You can't...............You have to change the jet. on the gas valve. The burners have a adjustment on them I think it is a 7/16 nut One on each burner.

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Recently acquired an older Hot Point Cooking stove with self cleaning oven. Need to know if I can convert to propane and how to do so. There were no manuals with the stove..


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I've just converted my stove from natural gas to propane and the oven and broiler flame are both to high, how can I lower them?


When converting from natural gas to propane you have to switch the regulator to propane. then on most modern stoves you have to turn the orifice hoods down to adjust for the higher pressure of propane. there are some stoves that you have to purchase a propane conversion kit with different orifices for the burners and oven burners.

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How do I know if my Caloric Heritage gas range is propane or natural gas? It is a used stove that was given to us


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OVEN FLAME TOO HIGH ON A A GE CONVERTED TO LP


You should have a pressure regulator between your stove and your propane bottle. It's probably delivering too much propane at too high of a pressure to the stove.. If you don't have a regulator, THAT would be your problem. A regulator set to too high a pressure makes flame too high and flame may even try to blow itself out. I've remedied this by taking a small cover off the center of the regulator and adjusting a screw.. (Not all regulators can be adjusted.) If adjusting isn't possible, I'd suggest a new pressure regulator (for LPG). Note: A regulator for LPG is NOT set up the same as a regulator for natural gas.

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I have a whirlpool gas stove, professionally converted to propane and it"s cooktop doesn't cook hot enough when frying, it doesn't crisp the surface I don't think the burners are burning at the correct...


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Have them come back and check the gas pressure... either the tank regulator or the stove regulator are running at too low of a gas pressure... for propane it should be at least 10" WC...

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I have a Frigidaire Stove, Model # FGF316ASA. It was changed from propane to natural gas. The oven works well. The burners, however, will only burn a low flame. Is there a solution for this?


When converting an appliance from propane gas to natural sometimes a technician will drill the orifice to a larger size rather than replace the orifices. Either way is fine, but sometimes the orifices don't get drilled to the correct size. The regulator must be on the propane setting if it is a convertible regulator. If your oven is working fine.... the top burner orifices probably need to be checked that they are the correct size. A simple fix.
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Gas stove need to switch to propane


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Hotpoint supplies the orifices and instructions with each range for converting. It is just that it is hidden, they attach it to the gas regulator. The regulator is near the bottom back typically. Here is a cut out from your use and care manual.

CONVERTING TO LP GAS (or converting
back to natural gas from LP)
This range leaves the factory set for use with natural
gas. If you want to convert to LP gas, the conversion
must be performed by a qualified LP gas installer.
The conversion instructions and LP orifices can be found
attached to the range next to the pressure regulator.
Keep these instructions and the orifices in case you want
to convert back to natural gas.

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Black is on the burners


the fuel to air mixture is set incorrectlty or your pressure at the ouitlet for the gas valve is too low.
you culd play around adjusting the first part of this but for the gas valve part you have to have a manaometer to check it out correctly. then it should be set at 10"wc. Good Luck

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How to check to see if gas stove has been converted to propane


The only thing you can do is look for a little (usually gold) nozzle connected to the orfice

propane burns blue and natural gas has the yellow tint to it

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