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Broil works but Bake does not

My Hotpoint RGB745 broils fine and the burners work, but the bake just stopped working. With the broil on, the glow plug current is approximately 3.3 amps, with bake on, zero. I checked the relays. From the back of the panel, L1 to N 120V, N to Broil 120V when broil selected, N to bake 120V when bake selected. At the gas safety valve, 120V when broil selected, 18V when bake is selected. Any ideas?

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  • cywanker Oct 17, 2008

    Ah-ha -- there is another glow plug underneath that lights the burner for the oven...



    Simple fix...

  • NotMsFixIt Oct 25, 2008

    I'm dumb - what did you do to solve it?

  • lisa7477 Nov 11, 2008

    I have the same oven, and the bake just stopped working. Is there a pilot light that I can light? Or do I need something else?

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    Preheats only

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Change the bake ignitor?

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