GE Gas Oven Isn't Heating? Igniter Replacement #WB13K21

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This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the oven igniter on GE gas ovens. The most common reason for replacing the oven igniter is when the oven won’t turn on, won’t heat, or doesn’t bake evenly.

All the information in this oven igniter replacement video is applicable to the following brands: GE, Kenmore, Hotpoint, RCA, Americana

Tools used: multi screwdriver, channel locks, adjustable wrench

Step By Step Instructions

1
As with any appliance repair, you should unplug the power cord before beginning.
2
To replace the oven igniter in your range first slide out the broiler drawer and set it aside.
3
Next, reach into the cabinet and remove the screw to release the oven valve shield.
4
Now loosen the screw securing the wire cover and slide the cover out of the way.
5
Disconnect the gas valve wires.
6
Now pull the igniter wire connecter through the hole and depress the tabs to disconnect the wire connecter.
7
Uninstall the screws securing the igniter to the burner and remove the old igniter.
8
Install the new oven igniter by positioning it on the burner and securing it with the screws.
9
Connect the wire connecter and push the connecter through the hole.
10
Reconnect the gas valve wires.
11
Reposition the wire cover and tighten the screw to secure.
12
Realign the oven valve shield and secure it with the screw.
13
Replace the broiler drawer by aligning the drawer rails with the tracks on the base and sliding the drawer into position.
14
You’re now ready to plug the power cord back in and confirm that the range is working properly.
Description
This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the oven igniter on GE gas ovens. The most common reason for replacing the oven igniter is when the oven won’t turn on, won’t heat, or doesn’t bake evenly.

All the information in this oven igniter replacement video is applicable to the following brands: GE, Kenmore, Hotpoint, RCA, Americana

Tools used: multi screwdriver, channel locks, adjustable wrench
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
As with any appliance repair, you should unplug the power cord before beginning.
2
To replace the oven igniter in your range first slide out the broiler drawer and set it aside.
3
Next, reach into the cabinet and remove the screw to release the oven valve shield.
4
Now loosen the screw securing the wire cover and slide the cover out of the way.
5
Disconnect the gas valve wires.
6
Now pull the igniter wire connecter through the hole and depress the tabs to disconnect the wire connecter.
7
Uninstall the screws securing the igniter to the burner and remove the old igniter.
8
Install the new oven igniter by positioning it on the burner and securing it with the screws.
9
Connect the wire connecter and push the connecter through the hole.
10
Reconnect the gas valve wires.
11
Reposition the wire cover and tighten the screw to secure.
12
Realign the oven valve shield and secure it with the screw.
13
Replace the broiler drawer by aligning the drawer rails with the tracks on the base and sliding the drawer into position.
14
You’re now ready to plug the power cord back in and confirm that the range is working properly.

Applicable Product Model

Range/Stove/Oven
Brand
Product Type
Model
Subtype
Gas
Product Diagram & Manuals
Parts Needed
Igniter
Igniter
$58.96
Recommended Tools and Accessories
Total$0.00

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