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Gas burner "kick off" trips off my fuse box

This phenomenon occurs infrequently: when multiple electrical devices are on, the RCD trips. I think I managed to isolate the issue: there is one specific fuse that leads to "tripping"; ...
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No holes for ducted hood in kitchen above stove

I moved into a new apartment. There are no holes made in the cabinets or wall for a duct for a hood above the stove area. I have a large gas stove which I use almost daily. However, there is an ...
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Why is my KitchenAid dual ring burner not lighting?

I have a KitchenAid 36 inch countertop stove, model KFGU766VSS02. The center burner high power won't light. Center low power does light. This is one of the KitchenAid "dual ring" burners. It ...
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How to bring electric cooker in chimney's coverage when there's gas hob occupying the whole place [closed]

I have a chimney which covers the 4 burner gas hob but I don't have any space to keep my electric rice cooker. the electric rice cooker produces lots of steam which increases the humidity level at ...
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Gas.water tank issue with flame control

As soon as I turn on the burner it lights up fine for about 5 seconds then turns off like its running out of gas and after I try to re light the pilot it takes about 5 mins to get the pilot back on. ...
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Gas range resets clock when lighting

We have a 2016 Kenmore gas range practically identical to this one. For about a year now, when trying to light the rear-right (5K BTU) simmer burner the following happens: The spark activates and ...
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Table propane fire pit not igniting

enter image description here I have a propane fire pit table that has been working very well for several years. I was planning on staining my deck so I had to take my table apart and bring it inside. ...
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What does it mean if the center of a gas stove flame is yellow?

The gas stove runs on propane. As I understand it, it's normal (I read an article on this topic https://inspectapedia.com/plumbing/Gas_Flame_Noise_Defects.php). But I would like to hear the comments ...
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Gas cooker makes a weird noise sometimes

Every once in a while, my gas cooker starts making a weird cracking noise. It only happens sometimes (rarely) and only on one of the burners. If I turn the burner off and on again, sometimes it goes ...
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Wiring thermostat for gas fireplace correctly

Good day, I'm attempting to wire a Skytech SKY-1001 TH thermostat to a Jotul GF 400 BV propane fireplace. I thought this would be an easy plug-and-play job but so far it has not been. With the ...
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How to troubleshoot a new ignitor not working?

My furnace's model is GMNT100-4. I replaced my ignitor with this new ignitor I only worked for a couple hours. I never touched the carbon. Only held it from the silicon. Though my access to the ...
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What does it mean when my water heater gas valve seems to need too much current to operate?

My hot water heater stopped working, after testing the pilot light, thermopile, thermoswitch, pilot valve and main burner valve—all which are working well—I came to the conclusion that the board was ...
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Furnace extinction pop

I have a newer central air unit, amana updraft w/ng furnace). Everything works fine on the unit and has no issues except everytime the thermostat reaches the set heat temp when it calls the heat to ...
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Carbon monooxide poisoning by using natural gas stove

Back in the day I used to cook food in a small, badly ventilated room with a natural gas stove, turning it on for a relatively small intervals during the day, let's say 1-3 hours per day in total. ...
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Old Whirpool gas stove: thermocouples randomly stop working as soon as I put the lid on

Part 1: Old Whirpool gas stove mystically stops making spark when I put the cover on Well, few days ago I posted a question (see the link above) where I had a problem with getting spark when I put the ...
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Old Whirpool gas stove mystically stops making spark when I put the cover on

I just moved to the new apartment and here we got an old dirty whirpool gas stove with nasty fat stains. I checked it and few burners would stop burn if I stopped to push the button. All the sparks ...
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questions about gas fireplace pilot light

I'm troubleshooting a gas (propane) fireplace. The pilot won't stay lit (after I ignite it with piezo start and let it burn 30-60 secs. I pulled the unit out to have a better look, and then ...
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Gas pilot out and thermopile reads 600+mV, is it worth trying a new one?

Gas hot water furnace. Pilot won't stay lit, goes out as soon as you release the button even after 60+ seconds. The valve is a Robershaw 7000M8ERHC, with a Robertshaw 1951 thermopile. The ...
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Do I really need Carbon monoxide detector

My house has a gas hob other than that I don't have any other appliances which burns off fossil fuel. I have other heavy appliances like washing machine ,Electric OTG Microwave oven, Fridge,Toaster ,...
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Could a damaged zone valve cause hot water to be always on?

I have a gas boiler (Ferroli OPTIMAX HE PLUS 25S) which has separate hot water and central heating control, connected to a timer (programmer - Sauter R27-HW). The problem is, the water is always ...
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Burner with weak spark, already replaced electrode and cleaned burner

I've spent the afternoon troubleshooting this. It has me stumped, unless its simply that the sparker module is weak. I always assumed the sparker was in parallel, but now that I think of it, each lead ...
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Can anyone tell me what is happening to my gas stove?

I went to boil water with a stainless kettle "not a plastic container" but only 1 minute passed I smell something like melted plastic. So, I turn off the burner and found this thing on the ...
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Stove Insulation - replace or clean after milk boiled over?

We had a party at my home and someone left hot chocolate on the stove and it boiled over...everywhere. The counters and external of the stove was cleaned off but this morning I removed the top to see ...
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Jotul gas fireplace won't turn off

My Jotul propane fireplace burners will not turn off. I've disconnected the thermostat from the fireplace unit. Burners remain lite. With the thermostat connected, it also remains lite.
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Gas range clicks but does not ignite

I have a gas range that keeps on clicking but does not ignite most of the times. I have tried to check whether the caps are aligned and they are. I have removed any debris from the burner pipe that I ...
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What is the difference between fireplace gas lighter and burner?

Is it a gas lighter in my fireplace, or is it a burner? Do I need to buy gas burner with gas logs, or can I just place the gas logs on the grate to start using my fireplace?
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Fireplace gas line burner replacement

So in an effort to update my fireplace I was looking to remove the old burner meant for a gas log set and install an H-burner for a fire glass setup. The original nipple was too long traveling into ...
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What size oven/range based on new gas line's permitted BTUs?

We recently had a gas line run to our kitchen from the side of the house. We just got the rough-in work approved on our permit (had a plumber install the line) and we are approved for future stove @ ...
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Why does my circuit breaker trip after the gas range turned on/off?

Initially we turned the gas stove on. The ignition worked as usual. After some time, when we turned one of the burners off, the circuit breaker tripped. I reset the breaker. The next time when I ...
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RIGHT FRONT BURNER DOESNT STAY LIT

DELONGHI DEFSGG36SS GAS STOVE THE right front burner does not ignite automatically when the knob is turned. It will light with a lighter. However, it does not stay lit when the knob is released.
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Is it harmful to remove gas stove knobs on a regular basis?

I have a propane stove whose knobs are at the exact height of my elderly mother's wheelchair handles. I kept finding the knobs in a semi-on position and have figured out the source is definitely the ...
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New Rheem RTG-84-XLN-1 Error 12

I just installed a new Rheem RTG-84-XNL-1 tankless water heater. The unit has been throwing error code 12 off and on since it was first run. The manual and their tech support only entertain the idea ...
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LP fireplace: My pilot and burner both shut down

My Pleasant Hearth liquid propane fireplace (it's either 20k or 30k BTUs) is only a year old. I am using a 100 lb tank attached to a copper line (with a regulator, of course). I live in Maine, so the ...
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Turn off water supply but leaving heat burner on?

If a house has a water heater for hot water, and a burner for heat (natural gas, baseboard heating). When one goes on vacation in winter and turn off water supply to avoid frozen pipes, should they ...
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Water heater tank - the upper of burner is rusty - will it leak soon?

I found the rusty and drip on burner, please refer the pic. My question is: will it leak soon from the rusty place? It's really scare me when I saw it. And, the water heater is almost 20 years I think....
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Do I need to shut the gas off to my fireplace before replacing the wall switch?

Do I need to shut the gas off to my fireplace before I replace the wall switch?
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Problem with my Mendota Seabrook Model D-30 Direct Vent Gas Insert

I have a Mendota Seabrook Model D-30 Gas Fireplace that keeps shutting off, sometimes after 1 minutes other times after 10 minutes. It has been running fine for about 9 years, but then started having ...
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Boiler Flame Pattern

I have a propane fueled boiler for all my hot water / heating needs in USA. I was looking at the flame pattern today, it was louder than normal and “stuttering” on the left 3 burners . The right ones ...
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Gas furnace only lighting two of four burners

Good morning all, Long story short I have had an issue with my furnace (a Payne PG8MA) that no one has been able to resolve for a few years. I can't remember exactly how long it has been happening, ...
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Heat Damage to Laminate Counter-top Near Gas Range

While deep cleaning our new home, after closing, my wife and discovered what looks like some heat damage to the counter-top next to the gas range. The house was fully renovated about 2 years ago, ...
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Oven burner not lighting normally - strange behavior

I have a 15 year old Capital Performance Series gas range, model number PSGR304. This is a cheap relative of a commercial-style DCS range without any electronic controls, timers, etc. Lately it has ...
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From where does gas oven get combustion air?

My gas oven is only partially heating while I run my evaporative cooler. I can also smell gas when both these appliances are on. My first thought is that perhaps the combustion air intake is ...
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What type of burner ring and gas line do I need for NG fire pit?

I'm planning an instal for a natural gas fire pit in my back yard, and trying to determine what I should be looking at for parts and sizing, as well as what i can expect as the final result. Just so ...
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Gas stovetop repair: What anti seize to use on brass fittings?

I am repairing a gas range. The brass venturi tubes are threaded, and seem to seize up, even when metallic anti seize paste is used. (And when that happens, I have to drill out the venturi, which ...
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Gas hob clicking

I have a 5 ring whirlpool gas hob and out of the blue it started clicking (sparking) on all 5 rings. The only way to stop it is to turn off power. Any help much appreciated.
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How to disable 'cooktop lockout' on Kenmore 1993 stovetop range?

* UPDATE: the gas turned off due to the earthquake shutoff. that was the problem * I have a Kenmore stovetove from 1993 (model #: 362.75188691). We recently unplugged it for 3 weeks and disconnected ...
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Gas line in stove

This is picture of my gas stove. There are two gas lines you can see, each controlled by knob and going to burner. Where I circled, there is a small slit , I am wondering what is that for ? Why ...
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Gas range top burner - fuel line blocked between valve and burner orifice

I have a Frigidaire convection oven, model KGSS907SSS00. The front left burner has a dual mode. Inner circle on the burner (for igniting and low flame) doesn't get any gas. Outer circle (high flame)...
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The burner on my Lennox G40uh furnace will not ignite

I have a Lennox G40 series furnace and the gas valve will not open. After it does the preliminary start up I get 27V to the gas valve, but only for about half a second. Periodically the LEDs will ...
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if a gas grill's push-button battery-operated igniter is clicking, but grill doesn't light

My grill is: the Weber Q 1200 If an outdoor gas grill's push-button battery-operated igniter is making clicking sounds, but grill doesn't light, what clues does that give me? I think it means that ...
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