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Can't seem to access Hotpoint Stove Pilot Light?

I am wondering how I'm supposed to light the pilot on a Hotpoint stove. I think I'm supposed to lift up the cooktop, but I can't get to lift up. It feels like its locked/screwed down somehow but I can't tell where it would be. The exact model is RGB745WEA7WW.

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See above also stove must be plugged into electricty for the ignitor to work.

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Your range uses electronic ignition, not pilot lights. For surface burners the igniter sparks when the gas valve is turned to the "light" position. All burners should spark when any gas valve is in the light position. For the oven the ignitor is also electric but does not spark but rather heats up or glows. What is the problem with your range?

Posted on Dec 01, 2014

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    Leland Dodd Dec 02, 2014

    Thanks for the info. The burners were not igniting. It turns out that the gas line leading to the stove needed to be tightened. Works perfectly now.

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Depends which pilot light you're talking about. There are two for the hobs and (I assume) one for the oven. I can't find the one for the oven, hence why I'm on here looking through forums (a..?)

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