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I have a VGSC4876GSS model. The right two burners self ignitor is not working. Smell gas and works well when I light them up with a lighter.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

SOURCE: burner ignitor will not turn off after the burner lights Viking

replace the electrode that's the wire or pilot tip, it has a sensor built in, when it gets hot it stops automatically. if the electrode is between the front and rear burners, there are small holes on the burners going down on the side of the burner facing the ignition. they need to be clean. try a paper clip and insert the clip in side the holes.

Posted on Dec 14, 2008

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SOURCE: Viking range top 2 burners won't light

Either the igniters are at fault (which is usually the case when one or two are not working) or the entire oven ignition system needs to be replaced and can be done through Viking themselves whether you want them to replace it or you yourself replace it, you can get the part through them.


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Posted on Apr 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Occasional gas smell

If you have a burner lit and gas build up, strong smell etc., my advice would be to stop using the oven immediately! You no way gas should come out, build up, to the point you smell it, Especially while a burner is lit. Dangerous condition.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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SOURCE: left front burner not igniting...no spark but has gas,

automatic re ignition control (spark module), that's a common issue on all viking stove.
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Posted on Jul 02, 2010

SOURCE: one of the oven ignitors does not work

Most likely replacing the ignitor will fix it. I usually replace Viking ignitors with Maytag ones, part number 12400035 (you'll need splice wires and use included wire nuts to connect those, though). Those have a little shorter base, which does not affect anything. Replace both bake ignitors if you can, otherwise, one of the burners will ignite slower and shut off faster, resulting in uneven bake.

Posted on Jul 17, 2010

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