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We have an 8 yr old GE Monogram ZGU375LS 5 burner LP gas cooktop that an ignitor wire dropped inside, so, we need instructions on how to disassemble the base tray from the cooktop. The inner gas pipe connector that secures the base of the burner to the top was somewhat frozen from oxidation, and when I attempted to unscrew it, it appears that some internal gas tubing became misaligned, so, that burner has only a small blue flame, regardless of control knob position, and I smell a little propane when I tested the burner. How do I remove the galvanized steel base tray from the top assembly to retrieve the igniter wire and re-align - reconnect the gas connection to that burner? Thanks, steve

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Bret, lets give this a try. 1st look at the regulator. There is an arrow on it that has to point towards the cooktop. Put is on backwards and very little gas flow. I always advise this first as I have seen people tell me it is correct and when I got out there it was reversed. 2nd was this used as a live demo unit on Propane? If you are on natural gas, this will also happen. The 3rd thing I also check for in something in the gas line on the cooktop side. I had a unit that got some packing in the line and at 5 wc for natural gas, it doesn't take much to restrict. Hope this helps.

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