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Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
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I had recently moved into a place that has a gas stove. I am

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I had recently moved into a place that has a gas stove. I am use to electric. It has four round black disks in between the burners, two on each side. Does the stove have to be turned on to light them. Don't know anything about gas stove's. Appreciate any help you can give to me.
Thanks! Crystal

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can you open the door or the drawer on the bottom if it has one and get me a model #? thanks Bryan

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Okay hold on i will get that for you. model # XXXXX
are these the disks your talking about?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Yes there are four of them.
ok , those are on the top of the burners , are they in place? when you turn the burner on does it click?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Yes they make a clicking or crackling sound
does it lite?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
it did not lite, i smell the fumes
ok, let the fumes clear then try burner and hold a match to it and see if it lites, let me know.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Bryan they are lite now, all four burners. I don't know how, but I am glad. The oven should be okay now to so I can bake? Is there any precautions i should take using a gas stove?
yes , you may have had some air in the gas lines, it should be fine now, thanks Bryan
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