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Won't bake, but all else works

Hi, My maytag oven is model # MGR5755QDS. The oven is not igniting. No sounds but one click about 6 seconds after you set the temp. Then it just sits at 100 degrees. Cooktop, broil and clock work fine.The temp sensor seems to work. After I have it on broil and the oven warms, then go back and try to set it on bake, it does show the rise in the temperature. There's nothing in the trouble shooting that seems to cover it.Well? What do you think? Thanks! Joe

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  • sgordo02 Jan 10, 2009

    the same thing happened to me twice after I used the self-cleaning oven function. What a horrible oven!

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Swap the broil and bake ignitors(they are both the same) see if the bake works. If the oven bake works then you need only replace the ignitor. If it does not then I would say you should check the valve for continuity. If open, bad gas valve. If continuity is detected, bad oven control.

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