Strong odor of gas when oven in use. Oven took over a minute to light with low flame level (ie 1/4").

ApplianceMaytag Range


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Linford From Cedarville, NJ

Jul 28, 2007

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Removed bottom plate from oven enclosure.
Removed the two screw holding the burner in place. Disconnected plug to element, making sure wire did not fall back into underside of oven.
Removed heating element. Replaced element & reinserted burner assembly into oven. Checked oven operation before reinstalling bottom plate. Oven ignition was less than 15 seconds with over one inch flame from burner.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Flat Style Oven Igniter Kit (Now subbed to Flat Style Oven Igniter Kit)

Part Number: PS1573892

In Stock