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GE RGBS100DMBB LP Conversion Kit
PROPANE (LP) CONVERSION INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING
Explosion Hazard
Death or serious injury can result from failure to follow
these instructions.
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• Reconnect all grounding devices after service.
• Replace all parts and panels before operating.
CONVERTING THE PRESSURE REGULATOR
Raise the cooktop and locate the pressure regulator. Follow the
directions.
CONVERTING THE COOKTOP BURNERS
A. Lift the burner assemblies straight up (set aside) to gain
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Natural Gas
Brass
LP Gas
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OR
OVEN BURNER ORIFICE
1. Remove oven door, broil drawer, oven bottom, and burner.
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some models a metal shield must be removed.
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one supplied in kit with range.
WARNING Do not operate the cooktop or oven
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the back of the range in the location shown.
Propane Conversion Kit
NOTICE:
NOTICE:
If you are using propane (LP) gas, all adjustments
described in the following steps must be made before you
make any burner adjustments.
1. Use an adjustable wrench to unscrew the hex-nut cap from
the pressure regulator.
B. Using a 5/16” (8 mm) nut driver or adjustable wrench,
remove each of the four (4) spuds on the surface burner
gas inlet tubes.
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2. Turn the plastic cap 1/4 turn to disassemble.
3. Turn the plastic cap over and hook it into the slots. Rotate
cap 1/4 turn to reassemble. The type of gas to be used
should now be visible on the top of the cap.
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Rotate cap counterclockwise to loosen.
TOOLS REQUIRED:
• Adjustable wrench
• Phillips head screwdriver
• 1/2” Open-end wrench
• Nut drivers: 5/16”, 1/4”
or 8mm
To adjust your range for use with propane (LP) gas, follow
these instructions:
1. Disconnect all electrical power, at the main circuit breaker or
fuse box.
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WARNING The following adjustments must be made
before turning on the gas to the oven burner. Failure to
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toxic fumes.
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natural gas. To use propane (LP) gas, the regulator and burner
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burners of this range when using propane (LP) gas before
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propane (LP) gas use. Failure to do so could cause high
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CONVERTING THE OVEN BURNERS
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PROPANE
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Oven burner
air shutter
NOTICE:
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BURNER OUTPUT RATINGS: BTU/HR
Propane (LP) Gas 10” W.C.P.
BURNER
BTU RATE
ORIFICE SIZE
RF
8,000
#66 (0.033”)
LF
8,000
#66 (0.033”)
RR
8,000
#66 (0.033”)
LR
8,000
#66 (0.033”)
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16,000
0.048”
Oven
orifice
NOTICE:
This product cannot be converted to propane (LP) by
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propane (LP).
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screwed into the gas supply tubes.
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conversion back to natural gas.
PROPANE (LP) CONVERSION INSTRUCTIONS
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ADJUSTING AIR SHUTTER SETTINGS
FOR OVEN BURNERS
1. With a Phillips head screwdriver, loosen the screws
securing the air shutter on the bake burner. Adjust the air
shutter to fully open.
2. Turn on the gas.
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3. Turn on the electricity.
Air shutter
4. Reinstall the oven door.
5. Turn on the bake burner.
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the following through the oven door window or through the
broil drawer opening.
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the air shutter slightly.
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out the propane (LP) sticker and include your name,
organization and date conversion was made. Apply the
sticker to the range near the regulator to alert others in the
future that this appliance has been converted to propane
(LP). If converting back to natural gas from propane (LP),
please remove the sticker so others know the appliance is
set to use natural gas.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
BURNER OUTPUT RATINGS: BTU/HR
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BURNER
BTU RATE
ORIFICE SIZE
RF
9,100
LF
9,100
#53 (0.059”)
#53 (0.059”)
RR
9,100
#53 (0.059”)
LR
9,100
#53 (0.059”)
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18,000
0.080”
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It should be approximately 1/2” to
3/4” long for the bake burner.
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determined visually.
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(A) Yellow flames:
Further Adjustment
Required
(B) Yellow tips on
outer cones:
Normal for Propane (LP) Gas
(C) Soft blue flames:
Normal for Natural Gas
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8. When all adjustments are made and the results are
satisfactory:
a. Retighten the air shutter screws.
b. Replace the oven bottom.
SPECIAL NOTE:
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PROPANE (LP) CONVERSION INSTRUCTIONS
31-11151-1 08-18 GEA
RGBS100 and VGBS100
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