Manually Light OG Outdoor Gas Grill


  • How to manually light an OG Outdoor Gas Grill
  • Can a OG be lit without power?
  • Lighting an outdoor grille without electricity
  • Can Charcoal be used in an OG?

Steps to Verify Issue:

If electrical power is not available, OG Outdoor Grill surface burners can be lit manually using a multi-purpose lighter.
  1. Open hood completely. Do not attempt to light the grill with hood closed. For module, remove cover.
  2. Open gas supply shut-off valve.
  3. Push in and turn control knob counterclockwise to HI.
  4. Hold knob in for five seconds.
  5. Insert multi-purpose lighter through the burner grates and near the top of the flash tube (for module, near the top of the burner).
  6. Once a flame is visible, release knob.
  7. If the burner fails to light within five seconds, turn knob to OFF, wait five minutes and repeat lighting procedure.
When lighting, always keep face and body as far away as possible.


Always use the directions above for lighting the OG grill without power.

  • Do not use charcoal or other material in the OG Grill.

Refer to the product use and care guide for further information.

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