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My ge gas range will not heat up

My oven will not ingnit or heat up but my broiler and top burner work fine. When I turn on to bake I hear a relay click but the ignitor does not glow.

How can I verify this is a ignitor problem and where can I find a replace part with remove and replace instructions?

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    What should the resistance be when read by the meter?



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Inspect the ignitor for a crack or break in the continuity of a ceramic ignitor. If you can't visually discern a failure, then a multi-meter is need to check for resistance through the ignitor.

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