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Gas stove My oven pilot is out and I want to know if I can re-light it safely without someone coming out?

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The JGRP17 (not a full model number) does not have a pilot light. It uses glow bar ignitors. Watch the burner at the top of your oven when you turn on broil. After a short time the glow bar ignitor begins to glow, and a short time after that the broiler burner should ignite. The same thing should happen with the oven burner under the floor of the oven when you attempt to bake. If the igniter does not glow, or glows and burner does not light, replace ignitor. (looks like part # WB2X9154)

Posted on Sep 04, 2008

  • Carl Schulzetenberg
    Carl Schulzetenberg Sep 06, 2008

    You listed your model as a JGRP17. If that is the model, the answer is correct. (a fixya) If you had the wrong model listed, don't rate me down for your error.

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