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The gas on my Range is not flowing to the oven burner, how

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The gas on my Range is not flowing to the oven burner, how do I fix it? Gas flows to the broil burner and the stove top.
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The problem here is going to be the igniter, Take the floor out the oven then remove the flame spreader, you will see the igniter toward the rear of the burner. Set the oven for 350f then watch to see if the igniter glows.

If the igniter does not glow shut the power off then pull the igniter out and test it with a ohm meter, if as I suspect it reads open then it will need to be replaced.

If the igniter does glow then it's still bad, a good igniter will glow bright yellow to the point where you cant look at it, If the igniter glows yellow/orange it's bad.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

so, is the igniter is not working the gas won't flow?

That is correct sir.


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