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GE Gas Range JGBS07 PEHWW

Oven turns on by itself several times daily. Oven turns on by itself several times a day. Please help. No gas smell.

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  • tonyromo Sep 26, 2008

    MY GE JGBS07 Gas oven is turning on and off by itself repeatedly. Is there a danger of a gas leak?

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Hi,

I am assuming that by your post "...urning on and off by itself repeatedly...", you are referring to hearing the clicking sound normal when the igniter is toggled/activated. Since you posted that there is no gas smell, then presumably you are safe. Of course, XX suggestion should be taken into account.

Initially, I would suspect that there is moisture/dampness in the igniter switches. this could be brought about by a recent cleaning, rainy weather or anything involving water/liquid. What happens is the switch engages by themselves (not the gas valve) and triggers the igniters producing the spark/arc.

This could be resolved by cleaning/drying or worst case replacement of the switch(es).

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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    Louie Role Sep 26, 2008

    Ooopps, sorry, that should read as "Of course, ginko suggestion's..."

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When this happens, it means the valve is faulty, there is risk of gas leak, CO poisoning, and fire hazard.

Gas appliance need always special attention.

Whenever a gas appliance is behaving erratically, call immediately service number listed on the owner manual.

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It seems to be power supply issue in your oven .

The main board is not having proper power supply .

Did you check this ?


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