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My oven will not preheat at all.Or basically get hot.

The top burners work,but the oven will not preheat or get hot.There are no error codes at all.What could be the problem?

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  • dee128 Feb 13, 2008

    Please

  • dee128 Feb 13, 2008

    Please help!I love to bake!

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    when did this start after heavy baking or self clean

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HI THERE DEE WHEN U SWITCH ON YOUR OVEN DOES
1 THE FAN MOTOR IN THE OVEN ROTATE AND RUN
2 DOES THE OVEN HERMOSTAT TEMPERATURE LIGHT COME ON.
IF THE ANSWER TO THE 2 QUESTIONS IS YES THEN YOUR MAIN OVEN ELEMENT HAS BLOWN AND REQUIRES REPLACEMENT.
HOPE THIS HELPS
PERRY

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You most likely have a defective oven ignitor. Even if it IS glowing, (orange) it may not be creating the proper resistance to open the gas valve to the oven burner. Once the ignitor is replaced, your oven should come on within 30-45 seconds after you set temperature.

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