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How old is a Coleman 425E stove?

How old is a Coleman 425E stove?

The Model 425 series stoves were made by Coleman for several decades beginning in the 1940’s. This Model 425E, in Monte Dodge’s collection, is dated July, 1973 on the tabs that hold the tank on the case.

When was the Coleman 425E made?

Coleman Stove Production Information

Model Burners Years
425E 2 1967-1981
425F 2 1982-1999
426 3 1949-1950
426A 3 1951-1953

Why is my Coleman stove not lighting?

The problem of an appliance not lighting is usually caused by one of two things. Either the generator is clogged-up with soot, or the fuel & air tube is blocked by dirt or varnish. Lanterns. (go to stoves) Give it 30 or 40 pumps to really pressurize it well.

How does a Coleman stove generator work?

The flame will burn yellow until the generator (the pipe running across the burner) gets hot enough to vaporize the fuel reliably. Once the flame becomes blue instead of yellow, turn the wire lever so it points downward. This causes the tank to feed 100% liquid fuel into the generator tube.

How do you light a Coleman gas stove?

To light the stove, use a match or a lighter, and hold the flame above one of the burners, slowly turning that burner’s valve until the propane catches. To adjust the size of the flame, turn the valves. A very hot flame will be light blue, with yellow at the tip.

What fuel does the Coleman 502 use?

Although Coleman only recommends kerosene and unleaded, I have run the old dual burner and the 502 on everything from kerosene and unleaded, which provide the best results, to diesel fuel and high proof alcohol.

How can I tell how old my Coleman stove is?

Lanterns and stoves made from about 1951 to present are usually stamped on the bottom of the fount. You will see two sets of numbers; the number on the left is the month and the one on the right is the year of manufacture.

Are older Coleman stoves better?

They are all good. They are much better than the originals and will last you the rest of your life. I exclusively cook on Coleman stoves, and my standard thing is to get a new stove, clean out the fuel tank, replace the pump leather and cap gasket, and just use.

What does the lighting lever do on a Coleman stove?

Lighting. You must turn the little wire lever so it points upward; this causes the stove to burn a mixture of air and fuel from the top of the tank. This prevent catastrophic flooding of the stove with fuel, but with the wire pointing upwards, the tank loses pressure quickly.

Why is my Coleman stove not working?

Unclog the tube and flush the tank with fresh fuel. Inspect the connections if the tank or its fittings leak. Tighten them just enough to stop the leak. Check the manifold and air inlet for obstructions if flames are coming from the Coleman stove’s plumbing instead of its burners.

What is the warranty on a Coleman fuel camp stove?

425F, 426E, 413H Coleman Fuel Camp Stove Manual How to Use and Enjoy Your Coleman Fuel Camp Stove models 413H, 425F, and 426E Co/emanĂ´ Model 425F Coleman 6 3 Year Limited Warranty Coleman will repair or replace, at its option. this product or any component found to be defective in matenais or workmanship within three years Of the retail purchase.

What kind of fuel do you use in a Coleman stove?

This stove is designed to use Coleman fuel. Never use ker- osene, gasohol. regular or premium leaded automotive fuel. 3. Store fuel in a clean. properly marked container away from flame (including pilot lights), other sources of ignition, or exces- sive heat.

How do I contact Coleman service center in Kansas?

6. For repair service call 1-800-835-3278 TOLL FREE (outside Kansas) or 316-261-3312 (inside Kansas) for location of your nearest Coleman Service Center. If stove must be mailed to Service Center, attach your name, address, and a description of problem to stove and mail to Service Center prepaid.

Can you use kerosene in a Coleman stove?

WARNING: 1. Coleman fuel is extremely flammable. handle with extreme care. Fuel vapors are invisible, explosive, and can be ignited by ignition sources many feet away, 2. This stove is designed to use Coleman fuel. Never use ker- osene, gasohol. regular or premium leaded automotive fuel.

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