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Old 11-01-2015, 12:45 AM   #1
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Intermitent Stove Light

My stove lights only intermittently. There does not seem to be a pattern for it lighting. The refrigerator lights reliably. Our rig is an 2001 Outback Dove.

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Old 11-01-2015, 02:36 AM   #2
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I am no propane pro, but some things I have learned from my experience may apply here. My first thought is possibly a failed propane supply line. Have you tested all connections starting from the stove going to the tank with soapy water. If it bubbles, you have a leak. When the stove does light, are the flames solid blue, or have a bit of orange color? If it's orange, you may have a leak and air is mixing in with the propane.
If this were my issue, I would start there. If all seems good, then I would begin to believe I may have a failing propane regulator that is not supplying a constant supply.
I hope this helps, or at least gives you a place to start :-)

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Old 11-01-2015, 06:41 AM   #3
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Agree Look at the pilot light for a blue flame. Try blowing out or cleaning the orifice that feeds gas to the pilot light.
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