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Threesons

04:56AM | 04/22/07
Member Since: 04/21/07
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I have a GE XL44 gas range (model number JGBP35GEP6WG) that the oven just stopped working. The top burners and the broiler still work. When you turn the oven on, there is a click but I do not smell gas or see anything light up. What could be the problem??

appliguy

05:22AM | 04/22/07
Member Since: 07/23/04
491 lifetime posts
Hi,

**When you turn the oven on, there is a click but I do not smell gas or see anything light up. What could be the problem??**

Is the bake ignitor working?

The hot surface ignitor could be weak and not glowing hot enough to open the gas valve, could be dead from a bad ignitor, could be dead from not getting any power from a bad wire or a bad control. Checking the bake ignitor is the place to start :)

http://www.repairclinic.com/referral.asp?R=153&N=1990

Igniter for oven-JGBP35GEP6WG

http://www.applianceaid.com/gas.html#gas-help

Some gas range helps.

jeff.

Appliance Repair Aid

http://www.applianceaid.com/

JRAppliance

http://www.jrappliance.ca

Threesons

09:36AM | 04/23/07
Member Since: 04/21/07
2 lifetime posts
What is the best way to check (test) whether there is a problem or not with the bake ignitor?

Thanks again for the help!

appliguy

10:38AM | 04/23/07
Member Since: 07/23/04
491 lifetime posts
**What is the best way to check (test) whether there is a problem or not with the bake ignitor?**

Ignitor can be checked for continuity...the best way is carefully with live power and a volt meter. Power to the ignitor ( 110-120 volts AC) and no go = bad ignitor, no power to the ignitor and start looking elsewhere.

jeff.

Appliance Repair Aid

http://www.applianceaid.com/

JRAppliance

http://www.jrappliance.ca
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