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Oven pilot light will not stay lit

On the one of the two ovens, the pilot cannot be lit. When I hold down the reset button, gas comes out and it can be lit, but once the reset button is released, the flame goes out. I believe it may be the valve, but I am not sure and do not know what valve to get.

Anyone have an idea?

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  • dave327 Sep 04, 2008

    Thanks....I have contact Hobart and the part has been ordered...thanks for the help!

  • haganplay Mar 29, 2009

    I have an old style GE oven that the pilot light will not stay lit, how do you clean it? It is not an electric starter.

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The thermocouple is bad this is the probe that sits next to the pilot,the pilot flame heats the thermocouple and then it sends a micro voltage to the valve to keep it lit.Goto hobartcorp.com and find your model then the part number.

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