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Where is the pilot light for imperial range oven

I have an Imperial 6 burner range, with a convection oven. I need to light the pilot light for the oven, but I am not sure where to look. I have the metal cover flipped open which exposes the on/off oven switch for when you open the door. But I still don't see where to light the pilot. Can you help?

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Hello. I will try to guide you, in the area that you described, there should be a pilot safety valve, and usually they have a red button you depress in order to get gas to the pilot. The pilot is usually beyond the safety, if you follow the pipe from the safety, into the burner area, that will lead you to the pilot. Put your match,lighter of choice there, while holding in the red button. wait approx. 30 to 60 seconds, then release. If all is well, your pilot is now lit, however you still may need some attention, like cleaning the pilot and orifice. If not, you will need possibly a thermocouple for the pilot/safety, or a safety. Either of those I would suggest you call a local service company, check your phone book under "restaurant equipment repair"

Hope that helps, and thank you.

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Stick the torch or whatever way back on the LEFT hole. You will see the pilot go on. Do not let go of the red button (which you are holding the whole time) for 60 seconds after it's lit.

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Its a electrical pilot... doesn't have the usual pilot light..

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    its a convection oven

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