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KGCT305BBL2 Gas stovetop: ignitors keep firing (Kitchenaid)


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#1 GreenestOne

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Posted 17 November 2011 - 09:54 PM

Got a call from an owner of this gas cooktop, telling me that the ignitiors keep firing and the only way to stop them is to unplug the unit.
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Posted 17 November 2011 - 10:04 PM

my advice would be to check the spark switches, part number 12 in the breakdown. Disconnect them one by one untill the clicking stops, then you have found the cuplrit.Posted Image

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Posted 17 November 2011 - 11:51 PM

Check power supply polarity (proper ground/neutral) before you get too carried away
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Posted 18 November 2011 - 11:15 AM

Someone got carried away with the spray bottle when they cleaned the controls-- the switch for the affected burner got wet and is completing the spark circuit for the burner. :angel:




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