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johnnn40, Home Appliance Technician
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Experience:  I've repaired domestic and commercial appliances for 25+ years. I'm now working in a large kitchen.
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my gas oven will only light a very small flame so i cant use

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my gas oven will only light a very small flame so i cant use my oven ,whAT IS WRONG WITH IT
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  johnnn40 replied 8 years ago.
<p>It's likely that the burner orifice is clogged with greasy deposits. You need to remove the burner, so you can clean the orifice with a degreaser like 409. When you've done that, take a needle, and clean the hole in the orifice, so enough gas can flow to feed the regular flame.</p>
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