Lower the stovetop lid or put the drip pans back into place. I then turned one of the top burners on and after 30 seconds the oven lit and heated up quickly. Gas installation must be made in accordance with AS5601; Also refer to rangehood manufacturers recommendation. This video is a great DIY guide to replacing the igniter for the oven not lighting. When I set oven to “bake”, I hear the ignighter clicking (maybe I am hearing the one for the broiler? The range top works. I have a Hotpoint stove and when I have broil knob on in front and shut gas cock in back of stove from closed to open position it works!However when gas is on and I shut knob off in front and go to turn back on in front I get no flame!Any suggestions? Disclosure: BobVila.com participates in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for publishers to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. The safety valve stops the flow of gas if the pilot goes out or if the ignighter wont light. I watched the video on the gas stove not igniting and my oven the igniter lites up but will not come on, could the ignitor still be bad. This video may help http://youtu.be/-RZtxSvOe-U. You need to let the pilot light heat up for about 10 seconds before you adjust the temperature. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Oven won’t light. This thing is driving me nuts. Broiler was left on and burnt up igniter. I coudln’t really say exactly what is wrong but possible look for a part called the thermocouple. I cant be sure from here but the symptom seems like how a stove might act when the gas valve was shut off for a while or after a propane tank runs out. I took bottom tray off inside oven to expose gas tube/burner and ignighter. Quick question…my wife ran the self-cleaning mode on our gas oven a couple of weeks ago, and the last two times she has tried to use the oven we get a gas smell, then after shutting the oven off and waiting a few minutes try again and the oven starts heating up without a gas smell. The red button will be labeled “Pilot ignition” or something similar. Perhaps the new ignightor is bad, something is installed incorrectly. HI, Return what you dont need. Near the gas regulator valve, you’ll find the temperature control valve. Hi I saw in other comments that a gentleman had done a self cleaning on the over and the igniter went out. How can I post a question or explain my situation. Before you light it, turn on the two back burners on the stove to bleed air from the gas line. This will help purge any air in the lines. On most furnaces, you’ll spot a small valve near the bottom of the unit with three positions: “On,” “Off,” and “Pilot.” Turn the valve to the “Off” position, and wait five minutes to allow any residual gas to clear from the pipes. Repair clinic has a video on testing your ignighter. I would just replace the damaged part(s). If this still doesn’t not fix the problem, you either need to replace the igniter, the igniter switch or the igniter control module. I’m not able to find a ignitor for that model. I am at a loss of what to try next. In that case, you’ll want a butane barbecue lighter or fireplace match that’s long enough to reach the pilot without exposing your hand to the flame. Use a cloth or paper towel to wipe away any grease or grunge on the pilot light valve and the gas pipes. If you’d like, take the opportunity to give them a thorough scrubbing before setting them aside. Relight a Gas Oven’s Pilot Light. Either 1. The igniter glowed and after a minute or two the oven lit and came up to temperature. It could be exactly what we show in the video. The burners on the stove work fine. You could have a defective safety valve. There is a video at repair clinic describing that testing. Good luck and let us know how you make out.