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What orifice do I need to convert a Whirlpool gas range (Model SF367LEKV) to propane?

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You need many orifices, all depends on btu rating ofeach burner, you alos need to convert regulator on unit and adjust the oven orifices and oven air

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Burner orifice size for propane gas is number 55. You have to replace all burner orifice with this size if you want to use the fryer with propane gas. Pilot burner orifice should be replaced with propane pilot orifice.The gas valve spring should also be replaced with propane spring kit. The difference between the two spring is the natural gas spring is lighter or thinner compare with the propane gas valve spring.

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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
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The conversion instructions and LP orifices can be found
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Keep these instructions and the orifices in case you want
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