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Maytag mgr5765qdw The burners are burning yellow instead of blue. I understand that this is a air/gas mixture. How do I adjust? do I take off the stove top adjust? if so how does it remove?

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i am unable to use my oven on my tappan gas range. every other part of the range works wonderfully. the oven just will not light

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SOURCE: GE PGB975SEMSS Broiler and Oven flames too large and yellow

It sounds like your not getting enough air mixed in with the gas.if you can't adjust for more air make sure you were not supposed to change the spuds that feed the gas on the lower units.

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Most likely a hot-surface ignitor has failed. If it doesn't consume enough current, the gas valve won't open. It's usually a fairly easy fix, once you gain access to the ignitor and have a new one to replace it with. Make sure you unplug the range...

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First check the book to see if you have a igniter on this stove if so it takes a moment or two to get started, if not you need to light pilot
make sure gas is getting to burner when called for by the thermostat or oven control..

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