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My oven will not heat up

The ignitor glows and the gas is flowing but it will not heat up. bought stove from family friend who has since died and the model number I found inside the hood is 282240A, but i think that is incorrect, for some reason I feel it is probably longer than that. Can u help?

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  • cyurlady Mar 21, 2008

    i have natural gas and yes it lights but does not heat the oven.

  • Anonymous Apr 06, 2008

    i have the same problem, how can this be fixed

  • zosopage Apr 08, 2008

    oven starter turns on but takes up to 10 min to start the burners

  • Anonymous Jul 01, 2008

    the igniter glows but takes a long time before gas comes on; now the gas does not come on at all.



  • William March
    William March May 11, 2010

    hi,



    it is possible that the stove may be set up to run on propane, do the top burners have a good flame height?

  • William March
    William March May 11, 2010

    hi, does the oven burner light? and if so, you you have propane (bottle) or natural gas (city)?

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This is almost always caused by a intermittent or bad oven ignitor, because it takes a min. of 3.0 amp draw to pull the gas safety vavle open to release the gas in the oven the burners on top you control by turning the gas valve manually. so you can have a cooktop that works perfectly but a oven which does not due to the different safety feathers

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