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The pilot light on our gas stove has gone out. When lit by

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The pilot light on our gas stove has gone out. When lit by hand the flame doe not come directly out of the pilot light opening, but is hovering above the opening, just below a piece of square metal. There's a strong smell of gas.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer my name is ***** ***** i will be the one to assist you. It sounds like the problem is with your ignition and will need to be replaced. What is the model number of your stove?