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My propane oven takes over an hour to preheat. I have lots of propane, what could be wrong?

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Weak ignitor. The ignitor must draw 3.5 amps to open the safety valve. Take a look at the ignitor if it is strong it will blind you and light the oven in less than 2 minutes, it will be a dim orange color and take fifty forevers to light off. Bumping the stove makes it light off. Replace the ignitor.

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