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When I try to light my jenn air gas cook top it clicks but will not light. But it will light with a match

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I finally figured it out! The back burner would not light, the front burner would? In close inspection I found that there are two small holes at the base of the burner, facing the igniter tube. The back burner holes were clogged. I little scraping, and pushing with a toothpick cleared the holes, allowing gas to flow down the igniter tube and voila! The back burner lights!!

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Your electronic ignitor is bad. You can buy a replacement ignitor where you bought your grill. Just about any hardware store will have a replacement ignitor. They are real easy to replace. There is 1 wire to the back of the ignitor. There is a retaining nut on the switch. Remove the switch and replace with new switch. Plug wire into ignitor, Turn gas on and test ignitor.

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