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Thread: Magic chef oven wont light but the igniter glows.

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    Default Magic chef oven wont light but the igniter glows.

    Model Number: 31213Wav
    Brand: Magic Chef
    Age: 6-10 years

    My oven stop working a while back. The ignitor glows but the gas does not turn on. Any ideas?

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    Replace the igniter and that should solve the problem. The igniter wears out and loses the ability to draw the necessary amps to open the safety valve even though it's glowing red. Here is the igniter for your range:
    Hot Surface Glow Bar Igniter 12400035 Order now for same day shipping. 365 day return policy. RepairClinic.com
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