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When turning on the burners/stove...gas is coming through but won't ignite. And the stove plug is tripping the electrical outlet.

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  • HILLA Jan 15, 2008

    I HAVE THE SAME STOVE AND I AM HAVING THE SAME PROBLEM WITH THE PLUG TRIPPING THE ELECTRICAL OUTLET. WE TOOK THE CORD OFF AND HAD IT TESTED AND DETERMINED THAT THE PROBLEM IS IN THE STOVE BUT WE CAN'T FIGURE OUT WHERE.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2008

    When turning on the range top burners...gas is coming through but won't ignite the burners. I have to light them with a match from the top of the stove. The pilots are lit and and one of the burners lights with the turn of the dial but the other three do not. If the burners can be cleaned, How? If they can't and need to be replace, where do I get the necessary parts?

  • rich molster Aug 27, 2008

    igniters keep clicking even with the knobs turned off all 4 are clicking together

  • delbert913 Aug 30, 2008

    My burner on top of the stove will not ignite.

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I had the same problem, and finally took the rings and the covers off of the burners. I used an old toothbrush to clean everything really good, and then used a vacuum ( or you can just close your eyes and blow really hard ) around the burners. If there is a build up of junk or if a pot has ever boiled over, sometimes junk can get lodged in the little igniter and this prevents it from lighting.

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