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Kelly, Appliance Technician
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I have purchased a new burner valve to install as one of

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i have purchased a new burner valve to install as one of mine doesn't turn. I pulled the gas range out of the counter - turned to over and there is a solid sheet metal pan covering the bottom of the unit. My question is there are many screws holding it on and I'm sure I do not need to remove them all to reach the valve, are you able to help me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you! Please know that I am not compensated for my time by the site until you rate using the stars at the top of your page. A rating is appreciated once we get to the solution for your appliance issue, thanks! May I please have your model number so I am able to provide you with accurate, model specific information?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
viking DGSU1004BSS
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Please allow me just a few minutes to prepare some information for you, thank you!
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you waiting on me for a response?
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
It looks like the top is going to come off. You will need to remove the burners and the screws that are under the burners and, of course, the knobs. See the attached sheets.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I understand you pics, but this isn't the type of range I have. When i remove the burner heads, there are no visible screws to remove.
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Can you post a picture of what is under the burners, please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
where do i post the pics
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
You can use the ADD FILE tab or the paper clip icon.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
here are the pics
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
I believe those rings have to pop off to expose the screws.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
they do not pop off. I removed the allen screws in the middle of burner and was able to pull it up, but there are no screws under it.
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Odd, that is the manual for that series. I will place your question back to the list, maybe another will have some different information.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
well, the pic that you sent is like mine at all, so hope you can find help