Wondering why does my gas stove keep clicking? Dirty burner components are a common cause. Here’s what to do to stop that tik tik sound from gas stove burners to ensure they light properly: 1. Gas stove burner is dirty and needs cleaning. 2. Burner cap is not aligned, need to re-adjust. 3. Moisture trapped around igniter or burner ports. 4. Faulty gas igniter or burner assembly.