How to check your Cal Flame Grill Burner for Flame Color and Height
The burner flame has been set in the factory and
should already be adjusted for proper height and
intensity. Periodically, you may wish to check each
burner’s flame for color, height, and intensity.
1. Remove the grill rack and the flame tamer over the
burner you want to inspect.
2. When the burner is operating properly, the flame will
appear between light to dark blue, with occasional
yellow bursts (due to impurities in propane -- this is
3. Turn the burner to high. The flame should spread out about ½” away from the side of the burner. (See
below photo left.)
4. Turn the burner down to low. The flame should be
just slightly visible when viewed from the side. (See
below photo right.)
Note: Flame that is mostly yellow or golden in color
is often due to foreign matter in the burner. You
may need to clean your burners. See here on removing, cleaning or replacing your burners.