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Our stove was not heating up, but the electric pilot was glowing red, we replaced the gas valve, and it still will not heat up....what do you suggest?

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Hi, The problem may not be so obvious. It sounds very crazy but the problem can still be with the ignitor even though it is glowing and heating up. The gas valve will not turn on unless the ignitor pulls a aet number of amps. of power. When theignotor ages it can stop drawing the same amount of power and the gas valve won't turn on because it thinks that the ignitor is not owrking correctly. I went through this with a couple of different ovens, the first one really took me awhile to figure out. Change the ignitor and your oven will work again!

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