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My Weber gas grill never gets hotter that 250-300 degrees. I have followed the troubleshooting steps to ensure the safety has not engaged, I have cleaned out any and all insects, but still this grill has never been as hot as it should from the day i purchased it. Please help

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Could be the regulator I replaced the one on my twenty plus year old weber and now it works fine

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