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Can get burners to light but there is no presser.cleaned and blew out all parts, replaced regulator with no luck. what should i try next

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Try turning off the tank, disconnecting it, then reconnecting it. Then very slowly turn the gas tank back on. Also make sure your tank isn't almost empty! The empty weight of your tank is stamped on the collar as T.W. (tare weight). 1 gal of propane weighs 4.25 lbs. Put it on a bathroom scale and see if it weighs less than the tare weight + 4.25 lbs. Let me know if that solves it. If not, we'll dig deeper. Douglas

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