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Part Number: 70401
Availability: Factory Backorder
Price: $10.28
Date Available: Unknown
Product Information
This is a Weber replacement part directly sourced from the manufacturer for use in outdoor grills. You may need a screwdriver and a set of pliers when replacing this item. Over time this part may break and will need to be replaced. It is made out of plastic and metal and is sold individually.

This part is compatible with the following machines:

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Questions & Answers

What size hole will this igniter fit into
Vito asked on 2022-09-07
Hello Vito, Thank you for the question. The Largest part of the igniter is 1" in diameter. Thank you for your inquiry, good luck with this repair!
Repair Instructions: Submitted by Customers Like You
Tool Type:
Outdoor Grill
Parts Used:
Igniter - 70401
Rocker switch and bracket assembly - grey - 87456
Repair Difficulty:
Time Spent Repairing:
Less than 15 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Pliers, Big hammer
Igniter and rocker melted from fire/gas leak
Crushed remains of melted/burnt rocker switch with pliers/vise grips and removed. Broke tabs off old jammed igniter and removed. Snapped new parts into place and connected wires to igniter. (Previously replaced bad manifold o-ring that had caused gas leak that ignited and melted parts in question.)

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    Arrived quickly. Solved the problem and was easy to install. Thanks.
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