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Dacor grill ignitor keeps clicking after burners are lit.

Customer Question

Dacor grill ignitor keeps clicking after burners are lit. What should I do?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: a few hours
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: If it's something I can fix easily, yes.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: We recently cleaned the unit.
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: how do you double click the thermostat?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Daniel Beyer replied 4 months ago.

check to make sure that the burner caps are on the correct burner, in addition there are small orifices that direct the flame to the igniter, if the flame does contact the igniter the spark module will not think the burner is lit.

Expert:  Daniel Beyer replied 4 months ago.

I meant does not contact the igniter

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
when I turn off the gas the ignitor still clicks
Expert:  Daniel Beyer replied 4 months ago.

do you have a model number?

Expert:  Kelly replied 4 months ago.

That ignition system depends on the moisture in the flame connecting the igniter electrode to ground to prove ignition. So, cleaning the electrode and the area is sparks to with sand paper to insure will most oftentimes correct the issue you are having. Let me know what happens after doing so, please.

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