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Tappan Gas Range Oven Will Not Light

The stove was working fine until it was moved. The only thing done except for moving was a cleaning. The burners work and the pilot in the oven seems to be working also. The stove is about 20 years old.

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  • Russell Crawley Jul 21, 2007

    The stove is a Model M32-1026 and was built in 1077 so is is 30 years old instead of 20.

  • Anonymous Jun 05, 2008

    Do not know how to light the oven pilot.

  • geowns Jun 30, 2008

    Oven does not work. Has electronic ignition. No gas, no igniter. Get nothing but "ON" light when turned on. Product is Model 30 2761 00/04

  • Anonymous Sep 07, 2008

    pilot light is on secondary comes on but oven will not light

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    oven knob for tappan stove

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    This range is at least 40-50 years old. I like this stove but I fear it is becoming dangerous. It has two pilot lights - I am afraid to use half the burners because one of the pilot lights has gone out a couple of times and I didn't notice until the next morning. Now one of the other burners is not lighting all the way around (sometimes) and sputters. It either needs major cleaning out or replacement of parts. The building sent a repairman who threw up his hands and said it was old, so didn't do anything. Is it worth pursuing a repair job on this? Money is an issue as far as buying a good new stove goes and I'm happy with the way this cooks.

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014




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Probable displaced burner assembly, faulty flame failure device or blocked burner or jet. Regards Engineer

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