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No spark to top burners, oven & broil will not light

I have a Frigidaire Gas Range that experienced some problems after a brown out. Oven or broiler will not ignite (round igniter does not glow).

Power present at input to Spark Module (118V), Sensor tested good (1 KOhm), approx 650 Ohm resistance through gas valve and igniter circuit. Power present at EDC (Do not hear relay activate as we once did when oven or broiler ignited).

Can anyone help me with this! Is it two seperate problems I am chasing or is the spark module somehow connected to the Oven/Broil circuit? No errors on LCD after long (1 Hour) reset.

Please help!!

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  • Tractorshaft Nov 06, 2008

    NOTE: Top burners can be lit with match and burn fine!




  • andrewinatl Jan 12, 2009

    Same exact problem, except, there was not 'brown/black out'.

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It sound's like the spark module you might be going in too deep

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