E D I T I O N P L A T I N U M E D I T I O N Sonoma Platinum Edition Grill: 27” Model USE AND CARE MANUAL FOR OUTDOOR USE ONLY MADE IN THE U.S.A.
General Safety Instructions IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION Read this manual carefully before using your grill to reduce the risk of fire, burn hazard or other injury. - Extreme care should be used because of the high temperatures produced by this appliance. CHILDREN SHOULD NOT BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN AN AREA WHERE THE GRILL IS BEING OPERATED.
Grill Features: SGR27LP 1. Roll top grill hood 7. Warming shelf 2. Grilling/Cooking surface 8. Electronic igniter: main & side burner 3. Side Shelf 9. Cart with door 4. Control knobs: main burners 10. Side Burner 5. Convection vents 11. Control knob: Side Burner 6.
Grill Assembly IMPORTANT: Remove all protective plastic film from stainless steel parts prior to assembly/use. This film is installed at the factory to prevent damage that could occur during shipment and handling. Fig. 1 LEFT SHELF ASSEMBLY 1. Open the grill hood and place a piece of styrofoam from the packaging under the grill hood to prop the grill hood open slightly.
Grill Assembly 5. Slide the valve assembly through the center hole in the front of the shelf. (See Fig. 5) 6. Insert one valve screw through the bezel and in to the Fig. 5 side burner valve and tighten. Next, install the second valve screw through the bezel and tighten (See Fig.
Grill Assembly IGNITER ASSEMBLY 1. The battery, spring and igniter cap must be installed before using. 2. Slide the threaded part of the igniter through the mounting Fig. 13 bracket and then through the igniter hole in the front of the side burner shelf, then install the locknut.
Gas Requirements L.P. GAS INSTALLATION Sonoma Gas Grills are set to operate with L.P. gas and come with a high capacity hose and regulator assembly. (Note: Only use the pressure regulator and hose assembly supplied with the grill or a replacement pressure regulator and hose assemblies specified by Sonoma).
Pre Operation Leak Testing GENERAL INFORMATION Although all gas connections on the grill are leak tested prior to shipment, a complete gas tightness check must be per- formed at the installation site due to possible shifting during shipment, installation or excessive pressure unknowingly being applied to the unit.
Lighting the Grill Do not attempt to “Light” the grill if the odor of gas is present!! BEFORE LIGHTING Important! Before Lighting... Check the gas supply line for cuts, wear or abrasion. Fig. 21 Always keep your face and body as far away from the grill as possible when lighting.
Using the Grill GRILL LOCATION Do not use the grill in garages, breezeways, sheds or any enclosed area. Never operate the grill in enclosed areas as this could lead to a carbon monoxide buildup, which could result in injury or death.
Using the Side Burner SIDE BURNER LIGHTING Push and turn the control knob to the “HIGH” position and immediately press and hold the electronic igniter button. You’ll hear a snapping sound. It may be necessary to hold the electronic starter button for about 4 seconds. If the burn- er does not light in 4 seconds, turn the knob to the “OFF”...
Care and Maintenance DRIP TRAY The drip tray should be cleaned periodically to prevent heavy buildup of debris. NOTE: Allow the drip tray to cool before attempting to clean. Important: Do not leave the grill outside during inclement weather unless it is covered. Rain water can collect inside of the grill, the grill cart or the drip tray if left uncovered.
Troubleshooting Your Grill GENERAL TROUBLE SHOOTING You should inspect the burners at least once a year or immediately if any of the following conditions occur: • The smell of gas. • Flames appearing mostly yellow. (some yellow at the tips is OK) •...
Troubleshooting Your Grill PROBLEM SOLUTION Grill will not light with a match or low heat with dial set • Is your gas supply fully turned on? to "High" position. • Is there gas in your L.P. tank ? Check your gas level. •...
Warranty LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY Sonoma warrants this grill to the original purchaser of our grills when subject to normal residential use to be free from defects in workmanship and materials for the periods listed below. IMPORTANT We recommend you return the warranty registration card so that you can be contacted with any questions of safety arise that could affect you.