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I have a Hurlcon MX400 that wont light the valve is clicking and the ignitor comes on and glows but there doesn't seem to be any gas coming through?

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SOURCE: GE XL 44 GAS OVEN

The valve is probably faulty, even if the gas comes out it probably doesnt have right pressure. the owen as it is may be dangerous, I suggest having it checked by a qualified technician.

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Posted on May 16, 2008

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SOURCE: SEARS GAS STOVE MODEL#79072114100.OVEN WONT

i had the same problem ( ignitor glows but no gas) on sears model
79071012300. i replaced the ignitor (glow bar) and the oven lit within 10-15 seconds! it was easy to replace and it took longer to figure out how to get the broiler drawer out of my way than it took to replace the ignitor.

Posted on Dec 06, 2008

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SOURCE: gas will not stay ignited

could be dirty heater you have to clean the runners and the smole nozzles that are in the manifold below the gas valve it's like a 9/16 size you pull them off and check make sure they are clear through, sometimes little spiderwebs build up inside them. if it's all clean, then it could be you flame rectifier/ aka: flame sensing rod, that tells the htr that there is fire so it keeps running. Let me know what happened.
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Posted on Jan 06, 2009

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SOURCE: glow ignitor works, but no flame ignites. ohmed out gas valve coil with wires disconnected = OL is it my coil?

You have a bad flame sensor. Replace it.

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

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SOURCE: Goodman GMP075-3 ignition problem

Goodman gmp075-3 gas furnace and the flame cycles for 4 sec

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When you turn the thermostat on your range on it sends 120 volts to the bake valve and ignitor. The bake valve and ignitor are wired in series and the ignitor draws all the current and heats up. As the ignitor heats its resistance changes and when it is cherry red the current switches to the gas valve and it opens. The amp draw on the ignitor needs to be 3.2-3.6 amps for the gas valve to open. The gas valve has gas to it at all times. The gas valve should open within 40 seconds after the ignitor starts to glow.
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