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My GE Profile gas oven is not heating up. The broiler is working,

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My GE Profile gas oven is not heating up. The broiler is working, as are all four stove burners. I tried to preheat the oven to 450 but the display remains at 100, and there's barely any heat in the oven after about 20 minutes. The oven worked earlier this morning. Thanks for the help...
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Mike replied 4 years ago.
Hello. The problem here is going to be the igniter. Even though the old one may glow they get old and do not get hot enough to either ignite the gas or open the valve. You should replace the igniter. Mike
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Thanks. That's for a GE remair man, I assume? I mean, it's not something that we can do ourselves, correct?
Expert:  Mike replied 4 years ago.
It's fairly easy to do, but then it's fairly inexpensive to have someone else do. If you have a repairman do it don't call GE you will get charged a huge amount for a simple job. Just call someone local who repairs all makes and models and get estimates. If you give me the full model number that will be in the drawer can give you the part number and instructions. Let me know :)
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
It's JGSP48 B0H4BB
Expert:  Mike replied 4 years ago.
Ok here is a schematic, you would access the igniter by taking the drawer out and the floor of the oven. You would also remove the burn plate. Once these are out you would replace the igniter from the top by taking out 2 screws and unplugging the igniter from its wire harness, Plug the new one in and replace the 2 screws and the floor of the oven and your done! The part you are replacing is 316 and can be purchased from this site. Mike http://www.apwagner.com/index.php?main_page=model_lookup&model_num=JGSP48BH1BB&model_id=140460&diagram_id=375907
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Thanks very much. I don't let my husband mess with stuff like that, so I called a local repair guy to come and do it. You have saved the chocolate chip cookies that I will be making for my son to take back to college with him tomorrow! Thanks
Expert:  Mike replied 4 years ago.
Ok your very welcome, save a cookie for me :)
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