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Kenmore gas range--oven won't come on

After self cleaning, the oven will no longer come on. When you turn the oven control on, the self clean light flashes, but the oven won't come on. I have tried to self clean again...which it WILL do, but after the cycle is finished, the lights on the contol panel flash instead of going off. The burners work, but I know that they run independently of the oven. I cannot locate a cancel or reset button & I've tried unplugging the unit to let the control panel cool off, but nothing has worked.

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My oven will not work. After pressing the desired temp on the oven, the preheat light and oven light comes on. After about 15 minutes, the oven is slightly warm and maybe an hour later the oven may or may not heat to desired temp. Kenmore gas range model #790.72851301.

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Re: Kenmore gas range--oven won't come on

Give me the complete model # from the sticker on the oven and I can tell what you need to fix it.

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