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Oven not working - strong gas ordor

Top burners work fine, but oven is not working. When you open th oven, you smell strong gas order. I am not sure how to turn on or check if oven pilot is on or what.

Model Is Magic Chef 31000PAW

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I am having the same problem and cannot get the pilot light to light. Now what do I do?

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Man that is an old oven, according to the diagram ther is a pilot light in the oven compartment , access form the lower drawer/ cover panel, looks like a pilot for sure and problably has blown out

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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