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Our school has a commercial Southbend 6 burner gas

Our school has a commercial Southbend 6 burner gas stove/oven. The range/stove top burners are lit and working fine. The oven has never been lit so obviously, it doesn't work. Need directions on how/where to light pilot light and if there are any precautions to take. Thank youJA: What's the make and model of your oven? And can you guesstimate how old it is?Customer: We bought it about 2 years ago on Craigslist. I do not have a model #.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: I have a serial # 16D38032 Southbend - 6 burner gas range/ovenJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: I would love to have an expert in this do the work however I am having a difficult time finding anyone who will do it. We are in Hillsboro Ohio

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Tom Goellner

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I used the broiler on my Frigidaire gas stove tonight and it

I used the broiler on my Frigidaire gas stove tonight and it made the house smell like burning plastic. Now it has been off for an hour and there are small wisps of smoke coming from the vent on the front below the control panel. We pulled it out from the wall about three inches and took s look with the flashlight and nothing seems to be disturbed....any ideas ? I don't want to burn the house down overnight!

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Kelly

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I have a 5 burner gas stove that the oven sometimes does not

I have a 5 burner gas stove that the oven sometimes does not light. you can hear it try but goes off on safety. But the temp indicator continues to read 350 even though the temp falls.JA: What's the make and model of your oven? And can you guesstimate how old it is?Customer: I need to look but it is a whirlpool about 7 years old. Back soon.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: noJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: it is a modal XFG381LVQ 1

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Whrlp Master Tech

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I have GE Profile XL44 Self-Cleaning Gas Range...oven won't

I have GE Profile XL44 Self-Cleaning Gas Range...oven won't turn on? Burners work and broil works. I just baked last night without a problem.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: Just looked up my receipt 20 years this month! Can't believe thatJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: No I do have service call in but they won't be able to assess until Tuesday so I was hoping it could be something easyJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: Do you think it is the starter button or what ever makes it light. It is an electric start to light gas

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Joel Swenson

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All of the burners on my 4-year old Wolf gas stove are

All of the burners on my 4-year old Wolf gas stove are burning lots of yellow, not blue. I had the gas company come check my gas service and there does not appear to be a problem there. This just started happening about 10 days ago and has not cleared up. This situation is affecting ALL of the burners, not just one. Any ideas?JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Wolf is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: We had it installed Oct, 1, 2012. I will have to go check my records on the model #. I"m going to do that now, so it will take a couple minutes.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: Depends on what is the problem!JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: Model # SRT366

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When I moved into my current residence, approx. 4 years ago,

When I moved into my current residence, approx. 4 years ago, all of my appliances were brand new GE products----Microwave, gas stove, refrigerator and dish washer. The dish washer is a nightmare to deal with because I can never get it to close properly without assistance. I don't think it shld be this difficult. I don't think it was installed properly. How do I go about getting a GE repairman to come and take a look at this situation? And approx. how much wld you estimate the service wld be to properly installed the appliance?JA: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: The product is approx. 4 years old, but this problem didn't just start. I am just tired of dealing with it. Let me go downstairs to see if I can find the model #.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: No, this is something I can not handle on my own.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: Bear with me.....I am downstairs trying to get the model number info.

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Whrlp Master Tech

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I have an older tappan gas stove. this morning I awoke to

I have an older tappan gas stove. this morning I awoke to find one of the burners on and burning at about medium flame. The control knob was in the off position. I'm sure that the burner was off when we finished cooking the evening before.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Tappan is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: it's a 36" range and at least 20 yrs old. Where can I find the modle numberJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: yesJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: what can I do to insure that it doesn't light itself again tonight

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Tyler Z.

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I have a GE Profile gas stove, probably 8 -10 years old.

I have a GE Profile gas stove, probably 8 -10 years old. When I tried to turn on the oven, I got a signal: LOC ON and could not enter any desired temperature. How do I restore the ovens function?JA: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: My guess is aboujt 8-10 years old. Where so I find the model number?JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: What is the work? Can I just turn off the LOC ON signal?JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: How do I turn off the LOC ON status and restore the oven's function?

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Tyler Z.

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TRYING TO RELEASE THE TOP OF MY FRIGIDAIRE GAS STOVE TOP. i

TRYING TO RELEASE THE TOP OF MY FRIGIDAIRE GAS STOVE TOP. i USED A PUTTY KNIFE BUT IT STILL WON''T RELEASEJA: Can you guesstimate how old your Frigidaire is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: 2 TO 3 YEARS OLDJA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: YESJA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: NO

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Tyler Z.

Appliance Technician

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76,716 satisfied customers
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