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If the oven is set to high and left for 10 minutes until hot, then when you turn the temperature down the flames should drop to the bypass rate.
If this does not happen then the thermostat is faulty.
Correct, think of it like a thermostatic radiator valve.
When turned down from max and it has been on for 10 minutes then the flame size should drop if the thermostat was working correctly