Tip of the Day… Oven Operation. You may need a butane lighter for this test. Before lighting the oven, check the condition of the oven, doors, racks and burner assembly. To test the oven you will need to make sure that the propane is on. Some ovens are electric start, some you will light with a lighter. Turn the oven control to the appropriate position and light the burner. Look for a blue flame, it may have a slightly yellow tip. Note the operation.
Stove operation is basically the same. Look for signs of heavy use or rust. Lift the cover and check underneath for rust or modification. You want to check the operation of all burners. Note if any burner does not light. Look for a steady blue flame.