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GE XL44 gas stove top burners work fine oven does not respond.

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  • conn0091 Dec 22, 2007

    Yes, I have the same problem. It's been off and on for a couple months now. In the past just jiggling the bottom drawer or banging around the back seemed to trigger it into working again:-) I know it's not the best solution, but we just don't have a clue to what could be wrong and it did work....until now, the weekend before the holidays, when I need it the most! If anyone has any suggestions besides going and buying a new stove, I would greatly appreciate it! My stove is a Kenmore 75190101.

  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2007

    I have a GE Profile Gas Range and recently while baking it turns off and sometimes comes back on by itself and sometimes I have to turn it back on. Any suggestions?? I have tried unplugging it so it resets itself as suggested but it still has the problem. Baking for the holidays has not been fun. My GE dishwasher was recently recalled. My suggestion would be not buy GE however, my Maytag Neptune washer was also recalled. Now my clothes smell after being in the dryer. Are there any appliances that are reliable anymore???? I buy expensive things but where is the quality??? HELP!!!

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  • Anonymous May 09, 2008

    We have shut off the power and replugged it. Cannot get oven to light. There is gas coming in when we turn it on. Is there any steps we can take prior to calling a repair person? Thanks GE XL 44

  • Fibromom Jun 18, 2008

    I have the same oven. Three of the top burners will work one will not. The oven will not light - there is no gas coming from it that we can see. I ordered the parts to the oven with the promise that the instructions are included but they are NOT. I am trying to find the instructions for how to install/fix the glow bar. The parts I received are: cover valve, Valve Burner, and Switch burner. Are these even the correct parts??? I spent $82 dollars on them and was assured they were. Nice ordering from Sears huh??

  • twoodsun31 Aug 08, 2008

    did the banging thing for awhile now the ignitor glows but no flames in the oven portion. Top burners still working though.

  • nestakia14 Dec 16, 2008

    I have a GE XL44 range.... the top burners work, but nothing below. I have natural gas. what could it be?



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I have XL44 oven JGBP26. I replaced the glow ignitore on the oven but still will not glow. I carfully tested the current to the ignitore and showed 125 volts, I also tested the resistance on the control valve lead and to ignitore and showed 1100.

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