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Top burners on our Viking work fine, however the

Top burners on our Viking work fine and there is plenty of gas, however the ovens will not light.

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  • ccottrell5 Jun 27, 2009

    No, unfortunately the ignitors are fine. It is almost like the gas isn't getting to the tube.



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Hi, There is a good chance the ignitor is bad. Even if it glows, it could be weak enough that it will not open the gas valve. It is very a common problem with the gas stoves.
I would change the ignitor.

Vic

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

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    Victor Jun 28, 2009

    Do you hav a broiler and bake seperate burner? If it does, does the broiler work? Even tho the ignitor glows, it could very well be bad, I replace them all the time even when they glow.

    Maybe repost your question and see if other experts might help.



    Vic

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