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Offline centralappliance

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Maytag gas stove wont heat
« on: August 13, 2009, 11:00:08 AM »

This Maytag gas stove would not start in the oven section. The started but took a good 20 minuites to heat up. Top burners are fine. Any suggestions are appreciated

Model MGR5729ADW

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Re: Maytag gas stove wont heat
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2009, 11:28:14 AM »
How old is it?  I would start by looking at the ignitor.
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Re: Maytag gas stove wont heat
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2009, 11:58:55 AM »
If the oven takes a while to come on you may want to take a look here
Oven Lights but takes a while to get going
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Re: Maytag gas stove wont heat
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2009, 07:04:47 AM »
The stove is about 7 years old. I guess I will try the igniter. I cant do it til next week so I will reply then

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Re: Maytag gas stove wont heat
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2009, 08:22:42 AM »
Bake ignitor was the problem
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Re: Maytag gas stove wont heat
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2009, 09:06:04 AM »
Glad ye could get er done, now what time do we eat?
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