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Very low flame, can not see it burning bu feel heat

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The Gas line Regulator to the tank is probably locked up. Turn the tank valve OFF and disconnect the hose from the tank. Wait 5 minutes and reconnect the hose to the tank. Turn the tank valve ON VERY, VERY SLOWLY (slow motion, slow). Once the tank vale is fully open try lighting the burner and turn it to the highest setting. Do the flames look as they should? If so, you solve the problem. If not, are you sure you have enough gas in the tank to sustain the burners on high? If the gas level is Ok, then you will need to replace the Hose/Regulator Assembly, as the regulator has gone bad. You can purchase one at any home center or hardware store that sells gas grills. Take your old one with you for comparison purposes.

Hope this helped you solve the problem.

Posted on Mar 22, 2011

  • kebmod54 Apr 02, 2011

    Important when lighting a Q model, only open the tank valve a 1/2 turn, wait a few seconds, then ignite the grill. After it is lite, then open the tank valve the rest of the way. If your Q still has a low flame, you can also remove the burner and clean it very easily.

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