Help..Low flame on burner on gas hob

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Found 19th Feb 2010
I have a low flame on my large burner on my gas hob,
Any ideas what the problem may be , need to get the stir fry goin or will be in the doghouse
All other burners flames seem ok
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Pressure low because everyone's trying to cook & heat their homes because it's cold.

Try again about 10pm tonight.
Others ok?
air bubble?
could be dirt in the jets
or the top might not be on correctly
blockage
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how do i clean the jets if i have a blockage ?
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how do i clean the jets if i have a blockage ?



make sure the other ones are working fine, so you know its just one unit, if they are all suddenly low, theres something else wrong. if its just one:

lift up the loose bits that make the flame, (black top part, brass ring) maybe the brass circle bit is gunked up

if not, under where they sit is a single jet in the middle, gunk often creeps under there, clean that out.

Now turn off the gas at the main,

The jet needs a socket to unscrew and then the jet can be cleaned with a single bristle taken from a brush


do not do this unless you feel capable
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