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Tappan 30-3822 will not bake. Top burners and broiler work, oven will not fire.

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Hi,

The ignitor is not working right and is going bad....
have the repair man replace the ignitor, or DIY....
Check out this tip about your problem...

Oven not Working or Oven not Heating

Oven Problems Replacing the Igniter


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Posted on Sep 16, 2010

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