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Lea k
Testi
ng
To Perform
Leak Test
1)
Create
a
soapy
solution
of
equal
parts
mild
dishwashing
detergent
and water.
2) Confirm
that all control
knobs
are in the off position.
3) Turn on fuel supply.
For natu-
ral gas, turn valve handle
1/4 turn
to
align
with
gas flow.
For L.P.,
turn
cylinder
valve knob counter
clockwise
one full
rotation.
4)
Apply
soap
solution
gener-
ously
by
paint
brush
or squirt
bottle
on
all
connections
and
fittings,
as indicated
in figures
1
and 2.
5) If
"growing"
bubbles
appear
on any of the connection
points,
then
you
have
detected
a gas
leak.
IMMEDIATELY turn
off the
gas supply
by reversing
step 3.
Fixing
a Gas
Leak
1)
After
shutting
off
gas sup-
ply, push in and turn
on control
knobs
to
release pressure, then
turn the knobs
back to off.
2) Wash off soapy solution
with
cold water and towel
dry.
3)
Stop
a
leak
by
tightening
the
loose joint,
or by replacing
the
faulty
part
with
a replace-
ment
part
recommended
by the
manufacturer.
DO NOT attempt
to repair the L.P.cylinder
valve if
it should
become
damaged;
the
cylinder
MUST BE REPLACED.
4) Perform
a new leak test to en-
sure that
no leaks are present.
CAUTION
-
DANGER
To prevent
fire
or explosion
hazard,
DO NOT use or
permit
sources
of
ignition
in the
area
while
perform-
ing
a leak
test.
Perform
leak
test
outdoors
only.
Never
perform
a leak test with
fire
or flame.
DO
NOT
SMOKE
WHILE
PERFORMING
THE
LEAK TEST!
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Figu re
11-1
-
Leak testing
points
when
using natural
gas.
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Figu re
11-2
-
Leak testing
points
when
using
L.P.gas.
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