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Author Topic: Vintage Detroit Jewel Pilot Trouble  (Read 1861 times)

Offline BPmax

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Vintage Detroit Jewel Pilot Trouble
« on: July 21, 2014, 05:49:57 PM »

Old Detroit Jewel gas stove.
It has a push pilot: Depress the button and it throws flame to all burners.  However the button, all the way depressed, sorta puts itself out.  Hoping someone has some ideas for me.  I cleaned the holes out (removed easily) 
I tried to attach video showing this...
Here's video: http://youtu.be/Wq8oJqJYFT4

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« Last Edit: July 21, 2014, 05:54:37 PM by BPmax »

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Re: Vintage Detroit Jewel Pilot Trouble
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2014, 08:31:53 PM »
The small adjustment screw next to the button, try turning it down slightly. You could ( with help) hold the button down and adjust it lower until it no longer blows out. That has no air adjustment so that's the best I can say.