How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Alan Your Own Question
Alan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 273
Experience:  20+ years in the appliance repair field.
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Alan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Amana oven burner does not light. Broiler works OK. Oven

Resolved Question:

Amana oven burner does not light. Broiler works OK. Oven ignitor does come on.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Alan replied 5 years ago.
My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be helping you today. Please remember, I do not get paid for my time and expertise until you accept.
The most common problem is a bad igniter. Even though it glows it can still be bad. If you have an clamp on amp meter, you can check it. On the side of the gas valve it will tell you the amp range the igniter should draw. If you get me your model number I can give you some information on the part.
Alan and other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you