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Experience:  32 yrs. experience servicing major appliances and HVAC equipment.
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My maytag Atlantis is not heating. The igniter is NOT

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My maytag Atlantis is not heating. The igniter is NOT glowing. The fuse has continuity. What next?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: 16 years
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: i don't think so
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tom Goellner replied 1 month ago.

Unplug and check the igniter for continuity - use a high ohm scale ( R X 1000 ) if it's open - bad igniter.