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I have an Amana ARGS7650ww. The igniters will not spark.

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I had this intermittent spark problem with the burners on my Amana stove ARGS7659WW and ended up having to replace my spark modulator.


I tested my connections and found I needed to replace my spark modulator. For my Amana stove ARGS7659WW the cheapest modulator I found was ~$80! So, after finding out that Maytag builds Amana I rolled the dice and found that the Maytag Spark Module Kit 12001596 ($21 new on ebay) works great!

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Hi,
Here is a tip that I wrote to help people troubleshoot problems with their cooktops not igniting.

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