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Oven won't light or stay lit and door won't fully open

Our Viking model VGIS360-4GD oven does not stay lit and works sporatically, only the broiler works and to add to our misery the door only opens about 25% of the way. Also, cannot remove the door - how do you remove the door? As I attempt to lift the door upwards it gets stuck within the first 1/8" to 1/4" as I pull upwards. Can the hinge be replaced or is there a fix?

Also, how do you replace the ignitor for my gridle, that went out this year.

If anyone is interesting in buying a viking product I would give it a second thought.

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  • Paul H Aug 03, 2009

    I was able to fix my Viking myself. I ordered the ignitors and door hinges via the internet and installed them myself. It wasn't very difficult at all. If you plan on installing the ignitors yourself, make sure the power is off to the appliance.

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I have a viking stove as well. We had oven problems-it did not heat and also worked sporadically. We had to have the ignitors replaced and it worked great for about 3 years. I have just had to replace the ignitors again for the same reason. It seem that they don't last too long. Good luck. I can't help you with the other problems.

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