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I have a whirlpool range that was purchased 04 2000. last week when i would set it to preheat 350 i was smelling gas and the oven was not preheating unless i set it to 500 and then it wasnt getting as hot as it should now today when i set the oven to preheat there is no smell of gas and no heat at all is it worth repairing. is there something i can try before i have pc richards come to do a repair, THEY WILL CHARGE 139.00 PLUS TAX ANd parts

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Hello , sounds like the electronic ignitor has went out , they are not difficult to replace if your willing , the part is around fifty dollars and it should only take about a half hour to replace. please let me know if you have any other questions.

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Posted on Jan 08, 2009

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