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Stuck auto ignition

My auto-ignition is jammed and the connector on each hob is sparking constantly, as if the knobs were pressed down (which they aren't). Suggestions?

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  • scottiejay Jan 12, 2008

    this is the exact same thing happening to me. although the clicking seems to reduce while the oven is on.

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Either one of the ignition switches are stuck down internally or the ignition pack is faulty, no other possible cause. Regards Advisor

Posted on Sep 01, 2007

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try easing each knob upwards a bit.

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