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Uneven flame on GE profile five(5) burner cooktop. The left front burner burns uneven. The flame licks out around pots on one side and hardly has much flame at the oriface close to the igniter. Is this something I can fix, or does it need a new burner? Is this a warranty exchange type thing? The cook top is at least Two(2) years old and I am just getting around to addressing this, my wife has mentioned it many times. Thank You, Duane Hanna. I bought a refrigerator, cooktop, wine refrigerator, dishwasher, oven/microwave combo and trash compactor all GE Profile from Home Depot.

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  • Neeta Dhawan Oct 19, 2011

    I am having the same issue with the same model. Did you ever find a solution?

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Hi,
First check the way the burner is assembled.... compare it to the other burners... seems as though it may not be put to gether properly....
However if this was a defect from new there may be a flaw or something stuck inside of it...

Probably will not get warrranty on it now... but you could try....
Anyway...

That is not that hard to fix and you can easily buy the parts yourself online...

Here is a tip that will help you with the online buying...

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