Hot Rod Service Panel Replacement Instructions - Timberlines & Ironwoods

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The hot rod service panel on new Timberlines and Ironwoods holds the hot rod and the flame sensor, both of which are replaced with a new hot rod service panel. 


Applicable SKUs

KIT0636, KIT0639, KIT0631, KIT0876, KIT0685


Replacing a Hot Rod Service Panel

To replace the hot rod on a new Timberline or Ironwood grill, we suggest to replace the entire Ignitor & Flame Sensor Assembly. The AC Ignitor Wire Harness (KIT0685) needs to be replaced at the same time. Check Wiring Harnesses to see how it all connects.


  • Phillips screwdriver

  1. Turn off and unplug the grill.
  2. From underneath the grill on the right side, find the hot rod service panel.
  3. Remove the four screws securing the hot rod service panel in place. 
  4. The hot rod service panel will drop down.
  5. Disconnect the the two molex connections for the hot rod and the flame sensor.
  6. Connect the new hot rod and flame sensor connections.
  7. Place the new hot rod service panel back in the grill and secure using the four Phillips screws.

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