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Gas cooktop BOOM

My Wolf 4 burner (36") gas cooktop will, when on the simmer or lower setting, all of the sudden "kind of blow up" (big boom). I do not notice the click,click, click of the burner trying to ignite at any time before this happens. I don't smell any gas but I would bet that is what the "BOOM" is all about.

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  • gswann2 Nov 19, 2008

    My gas cooktop has blown up twice. The first time, the tech replaced all the rings. Yesterday, it did it again. It literally blows the control knobs off of the unit.

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Gas is taking too long to ignite. Make sure the burner rings are installed properly. They have grooves that need to line up. Also make sure all the holes are clean.

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