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Hi i have a chef classic gas oven (gsc6635). it wont light up, i can see the igniter glowing, but there is no gas coming out of the burner. any info would be appreciated.

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Rick0192, Most likely, the bake igniter is shorted out and it has to be replaced. The part number for the igniter is 5303935066 .You can buy it for $60.00 to $80.00. If you are handy and have the right tools (Philips #1 and straight 1/4" screwdrivers, 1/4" and 5/16" nut drivers or socket wrenches, wire cutter and wire stripper) you probably can do it yourself. I would recommend to call a local appliance tech. just because of the safety issue. If you are going to do it yourself, let me know and I can help you with step by step instructions. Gendos

Posted on Dec 19, 2006

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SOURCE: SEARS GAS STOVE MODEL#79072114100.OVEN WONT

i had the same problem ( ignitor glows but no gas) on sears model
79071012300. i replaced the ignitor (glow bar) and the oven lit within 10-15 seconds! it was easy to replace and it took longer to figure out how to get the broiler drawer out of my way than it took to replace the ignitor.

Posted on Dec 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Ignitor glows but oven doesn't come on

This is usually the ignitor not getting the right resistance to open the valve. The other possibility is the gas valve.

Posted on Aug 31, 2009

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SOURCE: Magic Chef Range/Oven- Oven takes forever to light or won't light

fsd needs to be replaced.

Posted on Sep 28, 2009

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SOURCE: oven won't ignite, top burners work

Faulty Ignitor, Check the ohms,if you don't know how to do this....change out the ignitor...this will fix it...

Posted on Oct 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Model MGR4452BDB range top burners work but oven

The igiter is bad and needs replaced . The glow bar has a crack and is not getting hot enough to open the oven valve allowing it to ignite.

Posted on Nov 02, 2009

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The ignitor is not working right and is going bad....
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I have a magic chef gas oven, top burners work. Igniter glows, oven won't light. I have 2vac at oven igniter valve


If the bake ignitor comes on - check the amperage on the bake ignitor wires when it's on. If the ignitor is a round style - amperage should be 2.5-3A, if the ignitor is rectangular - 3 - 3.6A. If less than 2.5A or 3A respectively - replace ignitor.
Ignitor part numbers for round style ones: 4342528, WB2X9154, SGR403, 5304401265;
rectangular styles: 12400035, WB13K21, WB2X9998, SGR412, NR020, 5303935066, 814269, 9753108.
Ignitors of the same shape (i.e. rectangular) are interchangeable, if you can splice the wires.

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When the bake igniter becomes weak or burns out, your oven would not bake. The bake igniter is usually mounted on the oven burner. It's about 1 inch by 4-8 inches (depending on the model), and comes in round or flat styles. If you don't see the igniter glow at all, it's probably burned out. Replace the igniter if found defective. Note: one of the exceptions could be that your oven is set to automatic mode instead of manual. If this is the case, set your oven to manual mode and check again.

If the bake igniter glows red and not bright yellow or white, it is probably because it is too weak. When this happens, the safety valve would not let the gas out into the oven burner. A weak igniter must be replaced.

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