What Causes the Stove Burner Not to Work and How to fix

May 29, 2022

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Viking stoves provide a lot of conveniences when it comes to cooking food. Nowadays, you can find a different stove that is designed with different features and designs that will complement your kitchen designs and preferences. But, there are times that you might need a Viking Stove Repair.

There are some instances that your Viking stove might have some issues which will affect the overall function. Fixing a Stove Burner might be a need for you to be able to cook the food efficiently. When this happens, this can be possibly due to a blockage in the burner or poor maintenance.

With the help of the professional and licensed Viking Appliance Repair in Pasadena, the team is expertly trained with years of experience in handling any possible issues that your Viking stove might have. From a minor burner problem to a major issue that your stove may have due to its defective parts or even poor maintenance. 

Nowadays, you can find different types of stoves that are made with quality materials to make them durable, quality, and with features that will allow you to conveniently use the appliance for your cooking. But, there are times that you might encounter a problem with its burner. If it is not working, this won’t allow you to cook the food or use the appliance at all. There are different reasons for the stove burner won’t work whether you are using gas or electricity. When one of the burners on your stove won’t work and except one, this won’t likely not need a major repair. You may just need a thorough cleaning, reconnect any of the loose parts, replace the burners, or change the major parts, which will need a professional to assist you.

For Gas Stove

When using a gas stove and if a single burner won’t light or won’t burn, it is likely for one of two main reasons: it could be a lack of gas flow, or a failure to ignite. If the burner lights, but its flame is weak or yellow instead of a blue color, this indicates the gas tube or the burner ports may be partially blocked by food debris. If it doesn’t light at all, the tube or the ports may be completely blocked, or its spark ignition switch, electrode, or the module may have failed which needs a precise repair, and you can let a professional repair service like Viking Repair Squad to help you.

For Electric Stove

On electric stoves, a single burner won’t get hot due to loose, damage, or at the end of its lifespan. The electric oil burners plugged into the top of the stove can come loose when it is accidentally bumped or as a result of regular use. A damaged burner, which can show physical damage and can be bubbled, warped, or chipped, may not heat as part of the stove’s safety mechanism. The burner can also fail and this will need to be replaced.

If you are unsure about the whole process of how to determine the cause of the issue, you can call a professional.

Contact Us

If you notice that the burners of your stove are not working, it can be due to different reasons. To ensure proper handling and fix, call Viking Repair Squad to schedule an appointment for the repair.