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My wife had a boil over on our GE cooktop (model# JGP336WEV3WW)and now the electronic igniter/s tick all the time. I unplugged the unit to see if it will dry out over night. If this doesn't work I'll be looking for suggestions. Thanks in advance, Ron

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This is most likely caused by a wet or dirty spark gap or flame sensor and will probably be fine if you let the unit dry out for a couple of days. You could, at your own risk, light the pilots or burners with a lighter and let the heat dry out the components. They may have to be cleaned.

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