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Kenmore 30425 Oven will not reach target temp

Broiler works fine.  When bake is selected, regardless of temp set, the oven will not reach a temp higher than 200-250.  I do see the glow ignitor at the back of the oven burner glow red but no flames from the burner.  It takes forever for the oven to even reach that.  Is there some type of safety lock involving the door?  The door doesn't seem to latch when you close it and at times even appears slightly open?
Any troubleshooting tips?
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    not oven temp sensor

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The ignitor is moast likley bad, look for a hot spot on the ignitor showing a open on the filament.

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