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All igniters sparking

The igniters on all 5 burners started sparking on their own. We had to turn off the circuit breaker to stop the igniters from firing

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  • mspangler Aug 03, 2008

    All ignitors ignited simutaneously when Jenn-Air stove not being used causing a fire! Repairman replaced ignitor switch with Whirlpool brand. Ignitor's had to be replaced too.



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  • thumper13 Aug 20, 2008

    we have all four ignitor's sparking after cleaning stove. We have unplugged the stove to stop. Any suggestions on how to fix?

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  • Anonymous Oct 09, 2008

    Beware! The problem comes from water. If you get water, even a little that is what happens. We have actually had the ignitors catch on fire not once but twice in three years. Not a good design.

  • bethallynb Nov 02, 2008

    The stove in my case was not wet, nor had it just been cleaned. Had been operating normally, then out the the blue, in the evening started trying to ignite all five burners without units being turned on. Am trying to research this to see if I can fix it myself---

  • Anonymous Nov 30, 2008

    Same problem. All ignitors constantly firing.

  • Anonymous Apr 05, 2009

    jenn air gas range igniter wont turn off unless gas is turned on.


  • beanzcarlson Apr 17, 2009

    I cleaned my stove top was careful not to get cleaning solution in the burners about a half hour later all 5 burners ingnitions started firing and I could not stop them had to turn off the circut breaker

  • dezclark May 25, 2009

    all five burners are igniting

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The only thing which I found is after I clean the burners, maybe some dirt in.

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If your top burners are not lighting or will not work, it is possible that the burners have become dirty or wet. Please follow the troubleshooting directions below before calling service:
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    If you hear clicking or sparking, go to Step 2.

    If you do not, check your circuit breakers. If the circuit breaker is ok, we recommend that you schedule service by calling 1-800-432-2737 or schedule service online.

  2. Clean the burner and electrode:

    First remove the burner grate, cap, and head. Use a needle or paper clip to poke through the holes on the burner head. Re-assemble and try the burner.

    Remove the burner grate, cap, and head. Even if it looks clean, wipe the tip of the electrode with a clean, dry paper towel and PRESS IT DOWN. Re-assemble and try the burner, again.

    Check to see if the burner works, If not, then go to Step 3.

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