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Whirlpool gas range model # gs440lemt has gas leak when operating oven or one of the top burners. Leak checked connections in back and removed range top and leak checked all burner connections. No leaks detected

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SOURCE: Have small gas leak from oven burner oriface when oven is off.

The burner orifice you are referring to is part of the gas valve. You have two electrical connections on it, and the gas line to the valve comes from the pressure regulator.

Posted on Apr 29, 2009

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