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Our Wedgewood stove suddenly started acting up. We have to use the Reset button often to get any oven lighting at all. The pilots are fine. The broiler (separate compartment) is fine. But the oven lights up only to a low level, not a higher flame the higher you set the temperature. Your ideas?

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It sounds like the problem is either the safety valve (the reset button) or the oven thermostat (the assembly behind the oven temperature knob). Both parts can be rebuilt (if they are original parts) and replacement parts are still made for 1940's and 50's Wedgewoods.

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