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Top burners often wont light if oven is already lit

GE JGBP28GEJIBG ser no HZ2541615L My burners only click (igniters) but wont light if oven is on first... always light correctly if oven is off , can light oven if burner is already lit , although more frequently the oven doesn't come up to temp , say 200-250 degrees when set to 400 , when lit by itself or with burner on. I replaced the oven igniter @ 4 years ago , seems to work. Local technician said replace the pressure regulator , haven't done anything yet. Thank You

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I have fix that problem before, the oven heat is soficating the top burners, you will have to adjust top burners with the oven on, so that they will light by them selfs.Or put a shield under the cook top section on the back, so that the heat will not come to the burners where they get the oxigen.

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