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Oven & broiler not working

I have a GE gas oven

Hotpoint Electric Ignition
Model #: RGB528 ET4WW
Serial #: D5156500P
yesterday the oven and broiler stoped working. I thought I had a pilot light but I'm not sure. I tried turning the gas on and lighting it with a match and it didn't work. I do not smell any gas so I'm guessing a safety valve has shut the gas off. The stovetop burners all work normally. The clock works as usual too. I can't find a manual for this. Do I have a pilot light? if so how do I reignite it? if not what are possible causes? I'm trying to fix this myself.
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DEM

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  • mdglow2 Oct 26, 2008

    Yes I have the same problem, everyone I talk to tells me I must have a pilot that needs to be lite but I have tried that and it does not light. The knob for the stove doesn't click like ones to the top of the stove either . Does that mean something?

  • Anonymous Nov 11, 2008

    unplugged oven yesterday to install flooring. When plugged back in, the stovetop burners work fine, and the broiler works; but the oven will not ignite. Is there a pilot light or something? Thank you. Becky in Rochester, NY

  • tudda30281 Dec 06, 2008

    i have the same problem. how do you light the pilot on an oven that has an LP pilot? very frustrating

  • Anonymous Jan 23, 2009

    Same thing with mine. We do not know if there is a pilot light or not. Do not smell gas. burners on stove work as usual. Help!

  • rose92866 Feb 16, 2009

    My oven stopped working, the burners on top of the stove all work perfectly, I do not smell gas or hear anything, what can I do to fix this problem

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Please follow this LINK for your manual

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