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New igniter, still won't work

That was the oven. Now the broiler has gone out too. Connected somehow maybe?

I'm mechanical, shoot me the scoop how to test. Thanks!

clarkjohnsen@gmail.com

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  • clarkjohnsen Nov 06, 2008

    "Ignitor should begin to glow."



    "Should"... that word again. Indeed it should, and if it did I'd be cookin'! (Or, roastin'.)



    As stated, it's a new ignitor that tests good. Therefore I guess I'm looking for why there's no voltage. The lights do go on, so it's plugged in.



    Look forward to another round with you, thanks.



    cj

  • clarkjohnsen Dec 11, 2008

    Problem persists, but I had to flee the jurisdiction for a few weeks. ;-)

    I posted this as the RGB745. The bake & broil ignitors are different, but that's not the problem. Neither one of them now works, and I have TWO new bake ignitors that test fine on a meter but neither one works. Obviously something else is wrong and so I'm still looking for a circuit diagram, preferably with hints for fixing.

    So I remain in the state of HELP!

    clark

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Turn on oven. Ignitor should begin to glow. (if no glow after 30 seconds or so, check to make sure you have 120 volts to ignitor) Observe amperage draw using a clamp on amp meter. When amperage reaches 3.2 to 3.6 (for square syle ignitors) the oven safety valve should open, releasing gas and lighting the burner when the gas hits the red hot ignitor. For broiler, just substitute the word broiler for oven. Old ignitors get " weak " and may not draw enough amperage to allow safety valve to open. Also, voltage will affect the amperage draw, as lower voltage = lower amp draw.

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    Carl Schulzetenberg Nov 14, 2008

    Have not heard back from you. Have you solved your problem? Don't know if you posted under your exact model number (many posters don't) but most self clean gas ranges use the same part number for the broil and bake ignitor. If your broiler works, you could try switching the ignitors and see if that fixes the oven. If it does, you'll obviously have to get a new ignitor for the broiler now or that won't work, nor will the self clean.

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