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kenmore gas range model# XXXXXXXXX takes a long time to pre-heat.

Customer Question

kenmore gas range model# XXXXX takes a long time to pre-heat. during the waiting period a natural gas odor permiates until oven preheats. is it something I can tweek and is it safe to use?
Mark
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 6 years ago.
Hi....Bob here... I see you are having a problem with your oven.From what you are explaining the igniter is faulty.Its taking to long to lite..Replace the igniter and you problem will be solved.
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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
don't know if my 2nd Q went through...is it safe to use the oven in the meantime?
Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 6 years ago.
On a temporarily only i would suggest.