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Flame low on grill however the flame is high on burner

The grill burners are low.. wont get higher.. what can I do? Tony

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  • Anonymous Jul 01, 2008

    went to Barbque galore... salesman suggested that I buy new regulator.. I did.. and it still didnt solve the problem. T

  • Anonymous Jan 07, 2009

    I have the same issue, grill does not get hot enough to cook anything. I figured it was something w/ the regulator as well and replaced it w/ part from sears direct and it did not fix the problem. Not sure what to do further other then getting rid of this piece of **** and buy a Weber that will last my lifetime.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Burners light but after about 30 seconds flame comes out around the handles

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Had the same problem. Belive it or not i basically follow the turn on instructions. Disconnet the regulator, let it stand for five minutes, the reconnect and turn it on 1/4 and turn the burner that is at the end of the line. (in my case the is the first one on the left).

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The salesman said one size fits all regarding regulator.. Tony

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Sounds like your regulator has a restriction. One thing you could try would be to tap on the regulator while you have the grill lit and see if you could knock loose the particulate that is creating problems if not your other option would be to replace the regulator.

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    burzerko Jul 07, 2008

    Are you sure that you bought the right size regulator????

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