Question about Hotpoint RGB745 Gas Kitchen Range

1 Answer

My hotpoint range oven will not ignite it just stays on preheat. It has a automatic igniter. PLEASE HELP. Harvey

Posted by Anonymous on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Hotpoint Master
  • 3,361 Answers

The glowbar ignitor in the oven must be replaced.

Posted on Apr 06, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Repairman can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Repairman (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My oven will self clean and the top will come on when in Broil but oven will not preheat in bake mode.


self clean and broil will make same heat for self clean
if this is a gas range then change bake glow ignition
more info can be yours send us full model # of range for more exact info of your range.
electric range will be element bake or broken burned wire

Dec 06, 2014 | Hotpoint Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Gas oven is slow to ignite & preheat


What kind of range? Taking that long to ignite and small flame. Sounds like both weak ignitor and safety valve is not opening.

Jan 14, 2013 | Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

I have a hotpoint gas oven the will preheat , but not maintain temperature


Hello,

That pretty much sounds like a weak igniter thats causing your troubles, while the igniter first comes on to preheat the oven its seems to be ok,yet once it has been on for a while the igniter is getting weak and not allowing the gas to flow properly once its hot. By replacing the igniter the oven will maintain tempature.


GENE

Sep 28, 2011 | Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

My oven is only 8 years old. Hotpoint Gas Oven. After preheated, the oven doesn't stay lit.


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


heatman101

Apr 23, 2011 | Hotpoint Ovens

1 Answer

Hotpoint oven will sometimes preheat to temp, sometimes not, when it does it will not stay hot enoughto cook the food...replaced control board...still dont work..checked thermostat, works fine. glo plug...


if it's glowing but not igniting the flame in less than 40 seconds you have a lazy ignitor,change it out.open the draw unser the oven door and on the left or right side of frame not the door you'll see a tag with the model and serial number,give your parts store the model number and they'll give you the correct ignitor

Sep 22, 2010 | Hotpoint RGB745 Gas Kitchen Range

1 Answer

I have a Maytag Gemini Precision touch 750 series double oven range MGR6775ADB. The lower over is not responding. It will not preheat. The display says preheat and stays at 100. There is no flame igniting.


This sounds like your ignitor has gone out. The preheat will work because the valve doesn't have to ignite to heat to 100 degrees, but whent he unit is ready to ignite, the gas can't ignite it. If you will call or email us, we'll be sure to get the correct ignitor out to you asap so you have your oven orking right away! Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so I hope you get this repaired soon. We hope this helps and we hope to hear back from you soon.

Sep 30, 2009 | Maytag MGR6772BDS Gemini Gas Kitchen Range

2 Answers

Burners work,Broiler works but oven does not preheat


If everything works on your range, but the oven, the most likely culprit is the igniter for the BAKE manifold. What is confusing me, though is the statement in your question where you say the "oven will light up, but never get hot". Yet, you say the oven does not ignite. Can you clarify this? In some ovens the BAKE and BROIL manifolds BOTH light when preheating, to reduce the warm up time. Once the desired temperature is reached the manifold not in use, will shut off.

In any case, on a gas range, the burners for the BAKE and BROIL manifolds use an electric glow bar type igniter. There's a separate igniter for EACH burner. When you make a bake or broil selection on your oven control, the respective igniter begins to glow. After the igniter reaches a certain current potential, the gas safety valve is opened, gas flows to the manifold, and voila! You have ignition. It can take as long as 90 seconds for the burner to ignite. What can happen over time, is the igniter becomes weak or fails. If the igniter becomes weak, it will still glow, but it never reaches the desired current potential to open the gas safety valve. The result: you end up with an igniter glowing with no ignition. And, if you're like me, you're left scratching your head wondering why the thing isn't working when it "looks" like it is. You can easily tell if the igniter is working by opening your oven door and selecting bake. Watch the oven pan in the bottom of the oven. You should see an orange glow coming from under it. It here's no glow at all, the igniter has probably failed. If there IS a glow, a current reading will tell if it's within tolerance. The following link explains more on these igniters and how to replace one:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r401858-replacing_oven_igniter_gas_range

The bake igniter is a common fail item as it gets used more frequently than the broil function. On your range both igniters are interchangeable. You can purchase replacements on line at searspartsdirect.com, repairclinic.com, or appliancepartspros.com. The part number is WB2X9154. Shop all three sites for the best price.

I hope this helps you. If my assessment of your symptoms is wrong, or if you need further assistance, please let me know.

Jan 15, 2009 | Hotpoint RGB745 Gas Kitchen Range

1 Answer

Oven not working properly


I just solved this problem with my GE gas range. I waited forever for the oven to warm up. The igniter would glow, light the burner and burn for a minute or so and go out. It would repeat this process till oven reached operating temp, which took forever. Problem is in the igniter. It may be glowing, but it is not letting the gas valve stay open, because it is not hot enough to create resistance in it to keep gas valve open. I had replaced the thermostat thinking it was the problem. The good part about it was I could take it back because my buddy works at supply house. Once the igniter was replaced, the oven fired up and stayed lit till operating temp was reached. It will also hold the oven temp much better. Oh yea, the igniter will stay glowing while the burner is on. Hope this helps.

Nov 29, 2008 | GE JGRP20 Gas Single Oven

1 Answer

Oven flame ignites but will then not increase to the larger size


when oven is switched on the flame ignites,butthe flame refuses to go tothe next stage to preheat the ovento the required setting

Nov 10, 2008 | Rangemaster 110 (Gas) Kitchen Range

1 Answer

Hotpoint oven


From MNTECH, "If your oven would light sometimes, but usually not, or take a very long time to ignite, then replace the oven igniter. Even though it probably is glowing, it needs to draw a specific minimum electrical current (in amps) for the gas safety valve to open and release the gas. Also low voltage can affect how many amps the igniter draws, so that may be a factor, but not as often."

I live in Japan. I got a brand new range in june and it has had this problem for four month. The igniter glows but the gas never (or rarely) releases. Often it would preheat but not maintain the temp while baking. **augh** After reading MNTECH's solution I got a transformer and plugged my range into it to change the voltage (100 to 110) and I haven't had a problem since. THANK YOU MNTECH FOR POSTING THIS SOLUTION

Aug 18, 2008 | Hotpoint RGB745 Gas Kitchen Range

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hotpoint RGB745 Gas Kitchen Range Logo

798 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hotpoint Kitchen Ranges Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Ismael Rodriguez...

Level 2 Expert

171 Answers

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2516 Answers

Are you a Hotpoint Kitchen Range Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...