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Oven doesn't stay on

The oven ignites, but after the 6 second delay the flame doesn't stay on

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  • curlytrace Jan 04, 2008

    i have the same problem and i have been told that is the flame failure device

    i have just been checking out the prices for the parts and they are about £50 upwards try giving it a clean first its situated next to the ignitor under neath i think

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You need a new thermocouple. This is a safety device which holds a small gas valve open when a flame is detected. It stops unburnt gas building up in the oven. I would seek professional advice from a gas safe registered engineer. Check www.gassafe.co.uk for an engineer in your area. Good Luck

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