Actually, my issue was with the ignitor. I call Jade Appliance and boght a new one and installed it. Installation was relatively easy. Just don't be lazy in removing the necessary parts to get to where the ignitor attaches to the oven.
That was in January. Unfortunate the ignitor appears to have failed, thus the same problem. I called Jade again and they sent another one this time on warranty. We shall see.
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Ever though the ignitor glows it may still be bad. The gas valve circuit consists of the main oven control, the igniter and the valve coil. As a properly functioning ignitor heats up, it allows more current to flow through the circuit. It finally reaches the point where it opens the gas valve. A failing ignitor will not reach that point. The fact that it glows at all tells you the control contacts are closing and the gas valve coil is nt bad. ****If you try this repair, make sure to remove power from the unit. Be careful handling the ignitor as it is extremely fragile.
If it is the same as my Amana, it has a small switch in front of the thermostat switch. It is only a $15 part to fix it. I am searching for the thermostat and your question came up. I am sorry it is so late in response to your question. I am sure you have fixed it by now.
When the oven safety valve refuses to open and let gas through, it's almost always because not enough current is flowing through the ignitor. Often an aging ignitor will appear to be glowing pretty brightly but still won't draw enough current to make the valve open. The first thing to try replacing is the ignitor.
You describe your ignitor as "red and glowing" but oven ignitors normally get a lot brighter than "red" -- well into what I'd call yellow.