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Front right burner has high flame on left and low on right had a service call and GE tech said this is normal so you don't get pot handle hot, sounds absurd to me. Any input

He states that uneven flame is normal. Service tech was here spoke with GE tech said this is so pot handle won't get hot and another one said it is so if the stove is next to a wall it won't catch fire. This can't be correct. Everything is clean and aligned. Half my food burns while the other half doesn't cook

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Are the burners uniform around top? Pictures show that there is a slot on one side. The tech is probably right.. You are not the only person complaining about this. Call back and see if there is a different burner that will fit you stove.

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SOURCE: Burners only work half way

Remove the burner knobs, inside of each shaft is a straight slot screw adjustment, use a flshlight to see it. Sears has screwdrivers this small.While holding the shaft with a pair of pliers turn the screw in the shaft, it will be hard to turn, this is normal.
Continue doing this until you obtain the desired flame setting.

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SOURCE: uneven flame on GE profile

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...

How to Buy Appliance Parts Online

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