Question about Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Oven doesn't heat

Frigidaire Gallery series gas range model # FGF379WJCB doesn't heat up properly and at times not at all. Seems to vent all the heat out onto the stovetop when it is heating. Gets orange glow from the bottom of the oven, but when I try to preheat it, it often never heats up, sometimes does heat after an hour of preheating, and sometimes smells like gas is leaking. Have tried heating it up by running the broiler then selecting bake temp, but that doesn't hold heat..it just cools off gradually. Broiler works fine, stovetop works fine.

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • joescheff May 04, 2008

    My oven does the same thing. I can see the glow but no heat in the oven for over an hour on preheat. What is the part number to replace the ignighter?

  • bodywraps Nov 19, 2008

    bought my FGF379WJCB not long ago and it too has an oven tempurature thing going on, doesnt always heat up and if does is slow to. quite annoying when there are 20 friends over for baked dinner and you have to call kentucky ducky! Broiler works. will try the igniter change scenario

  • LeeS23 Apr 20, 2009

    I have the same symptom with the same stove. One question I have, though, is that with mine, the oven will eventually heat up to, say 400, and display that temperature but if I turn the oven off then then on again, the actual temperature will be much lower. This seems more of a temperature sensor problem than an ignition problem. Was your's the same?

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    after resetting the time due to day light savings time the oven and broiler does not work. Checked the heat elements they checked good. On the digital display I select oven and select the temp, the lights show oven working and it clicks showing preheat, but the elements never heat up.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Kitchen Ranges Master
  • 2,651 Answers

Sounds like you have a bad oven ignitor, although oyu see it glowing orange its not hot enought hoopen the gas valve, very common occorance. 2 maybe 4 screws and 2 wires, order aand replace the bake ignitor

Posted on Mar 26, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Directions how to use self cleaning over on the fridge re gallery gas stove


Hello, Joan -

Clarification: You are asking about a Frigidaire Gallery model gas stove and how to use the self-cleaning feature for the oven? If so . . .

You will find the instructions here:
https://www.hunker.com/12002208/instructions-for-a-frigidaire-gallery-series-self-cleaning-oven

If you need the user manual for your oven, you can add the model number by choosing Comment and adding the information there, so I or someone else volunteering to answer on Fixya.com can look for and provide the right link for a download of a free manual.

Note: There is more than one Frigidaire Gallery range model numbers made:
https://www.frigidaire.com/Kitchen-Appliances/Ranges/View-All/?filter=Feature02012:Feature02012

Best wishes.

Apr 06, 2018 | Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Oven won't heat.


Good Afternoon Gwen - Try reprogramming the range by unplugging it or flipping the household circuit breaker off. Wait approximately ten minutes and turn the unit back on. If issue persists, then the unit could possibly be experiencing an issue with a wiring failure, EOC (electronic oven control), sensor probe and/or faulty bake or broil element. I would strongly recommend consulting a professional to narrow down the precise issue before investing in parts that may or may not be the root cause.

May 15, 2013 | Frigidaire Gallery 30" Self-Cleaning...

1 Answer

I have a frigidaire gallery range that is slow to ignite when the oven is turned on and when it does ignite it"s slow in reaching the set temperature. Also there is a smell of gas.


You would definitely want to seek out a professional technician to diagnose the unit. Gas units are very dangerous if you are not use to working on them. You could have a slow gas connection or flow, a faulty valve, or bad ignition. All would absolutely need a professional to diagnose and repair, this is not a typical DIY job.

Dec 26, 2012 | Frigidaire 30" Self-Cleaning Freestanding...

1 Answer

Oven does not heat up


most likely you have a bad ignitor,if it glows and it doesn't ignite the flame within 40 seconds the ignitor is bad.just because it glows doesn't mean it's good.

Dec 12, 2011 | Frigidaire Gallery 30" Self-Cleaning...

1 Answer

Dryer is a Fridgidaire Home Gallery...and the dryer tumbles, and heats in beginning of cycle but the heat will not continue to heat...tumbles normally. The vents have recently been cleaned.


if it's gas you have bad gas coils,if not blow out the vent line with a leaf blower if it's long from the back of dryer to the outside vent,also make sure the outside vent isn't blocked,then remove the lint filter and then remove the duct that it slides into and clean that out,let me know what you find,this came in under a frigerator,ha kinda messed me up

Sep 30, 2010 | Frigidaire Gallery Series GLHS269ZDB 36"...

1 Answer

Vent below clock puts out alot of heat


Hi,
That is the oven vent and it will throw alot of heat when the oven is on... that is very normal operation...the oven needs to be vented to for various reasons...

This can be a great benefit in the winter time but is very uncomfortable in the summer...so limit the summer use and use it like crazy in the winter...

heatman101

Sep 14, 2010 | Frigidaire Gallery 30" Self-Cleaning...

1 Answer

Frigidaire gas dryer, gallery series model GLGQ2152ESO - no heat,


Hi,

If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.


if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....


If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.


check out this electric no heat tip...


heatman101


//

Jul 27, 2010 | Frigidaire Gallery Series GLHS269ZDB 36"...

1 Answer

I have a Frigidaire FGF379 gas range. Ignition problem


I'm having the same problem and i'm wondering if you got a solution to yours.

Jan 22, 2010 | Frigidaire Kitchen Ranges

2 Answers

Gas Dryer blowing cool air and will not heat up.


Look inside door and get the model number for me. Could be igniter, gas solenoids or temp control switch inside. Let me know, Thanks Sea Breeze

Mar 19, 2009 | Frigidaire Gallery Series GLHS269ZDB 36"...

1 Answer

Frigidaire Gallery Professional Series - No clock/oven functions


i have an old model of the fridgedare gallery professional series stove. After self cleaning, the ignition sparks for the burners will not come off, they keep clicking and only stops when i pull out the plug. can you help me with this situation?

Nov 01, 2008 | Frigidaire FGB24S5A Gas Single Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
Kitchen Ranges Logo

Related Topics:

968 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kitchen Ranges Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

79851 Answers

Paul Carew

Level 3 Expert

3280 Answers

Are you a Kitchen Range Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...