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My Viking gas stove model # VGIC305-4BSS. WILL only light on…

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My Viking gas stove...

My Viking gas stove model # VGIC305-4BSS

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Viking is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

WILL only light on the right side of the oven. The broiler and the left side won't light up

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

10+

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Yes If I can

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Appliance
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