24/7 Customer Support

CHECKOUT
Items in Cart:
Total
$0.00

Customer Questions and Answers for Igntr-Oven by Whirlpool

  1. Our Price $163.62
    Compare At $196.34
    You Save $32.72
     Watch Video
    • Part Number: AP3176321
    • MFG Part Number: 8190012
    • Made by: Whirlpool
    Add to Cart

Questions & Answers

For Whirlpool Igntr-Oven (Part Number: AP3176321)

Answer or Comment

View all Questions

How can I find out if the problem is the ignitor or the safety valve? I have read questions and answers when viewing your web site perviously and at first I thought it was the safety valve and then the ignitor because I could bump the burner and it would light for a few seconds. I don't want to have to buy both parts.

Emma for Model Number SB160PED-4

ANSWER Hello Emma. Test for 3.2-3.6 volts AC at the gas safety valve with the igniter turned on. If the voltage is there, you have a bad safety valve. If the voltage is low, you have a weak igniter and the igniter 8190012 will need to be replaced. You can test this with a multi-meter TJMA-DMT3. Here is a link on how to use a multi-meter. Hope this helps. http://forum.appliancepartspros.com/oven-repair-including-ranges-cooktops/4810-how-check-continuity-ohmmeter.html 

Answered by AppliancePartsPros.com   |   Thursday, February 16, 2012

We are Safe, Secure, Dependable and Trusted
  • BizRate.com Customer Certified Site - Click to Verify