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Maytag Gas oven doesn't light...heat element does come on

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Hi,
I'm Neil and glad to be at your service!
Sounds like a bad ignitor or clogged gas Orpheus tube if you have gas! for electric it would be an electronic problem.
This time you need to call service!
For a good service you might try,
A&E Factory service
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Neil

Posted on Aug 24, 2008

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