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Burner Adjustment. I just replaced a gas manifold and the grill seems to work o.k.; however, there are some yellow flames (rather than blue) flaming up on some of the burners. There is an adjustable "air gap" where the gas valve enters the burner tube. What is the appropriate "gap" setting for this part ? or is this not causing the problem ? Any help will be appreciated !

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  • hlee44 Apr 24, 2008

    Hi,

    How do you actually replace the gas manifold? I have a Kenmore 4 burner gas grill. Is there a website/owners manula that shows how to do this?



    Thanks

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You may be running lean. Add air until you have as much blue flame as you can get. Often, however, this is impossible on worn burners.

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