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Galaxy Gas Stove; the oven pilot light will not stay lit.

The oven pilot light will not stay lit on the gas oven on stove. When it is lit it will not stay lit. Then after will smell gas.

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  • jzerrien Jan 11, 2009

    Same problem, apt. size gas stove, recently the burner and oven pilots not staying lit. Had the gas heater serviced a few months ago and am wondering if it redistributed gas flow? Doesn't seem likely....

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SOURCE: O'Keefe & Merritt Contempo Gas Stove Oven won't light

Probably needs the ignitor replaced. http://www.handymanwire.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/408747/an/0/page/332

Posted on Jan 07, 2011

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SOURCE: OVEN PILOT WENT OUT

hopefully the gas smell isn't too strong and posing a hazard to you. If it is, reach behind the range and turn the valve until it is across the gas line and not parallel to it. You should be able to raise the top of the range from the front and see all the workings underneath. There you will find the pilot light.

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a Garland stove series #G286, the oven won't stay lit.

it sounds like a venting problem, the oven heats up and it not venting,it will put the pilot out.

Posted on Oct 16, 2009

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