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JennAire Gas Range - 2 of 4 burners don't light

Front 2 burners will not light - has electronic ignition and back 2 work fine. Front 2 spark intermittently, but seldom light. I've swapped burners from back to front and still front one's won't light. Am I looking at replacing the 2 spark ignition switches? The spark control module should be fine if the back ones work and front ones don't even after switching them out. Thanks for any help. Actual Model nr is FCG20510w, not the one I had to select below.

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  • Anonymous May 13, 2008

    I have a similar problem. I have a gas grill with the 2 burners and the front one will not light but the back one does. When I switch to burners it still does not light only the back burner will light. I tried cleaning the connections but to no avail.

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I had same problem and believe it or not it was caused by a Blue Rhino Propane tank. It was a new exchange tank and because of their "safety" features it would not release a sufficient amount of propane to heat with. Switched tanks and all burners fired up. Have found others on the web with same problem and solution.
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