Can you manually ignite a gas oven?
People also ask, can you manually light a gas oven with electric ignition?
In the case of a power outage, you can light the surface burners with a match on your electric ignition gas or dual fuel range or gas cooktop. Hold a lighted match to the burner, then turn the knob to the low position. The oven of your gas range is lit by electric ignition, eliminating the need for standing pilots.
Similarly, you may ask, how do you light a gas oven?
To light the oven pilot, push in and hold the oven control knob while lighting the pilot with a match. Once the oven pilot is lit, continue holding the oven control knob in for 1 minute before releasing. Replace the oven bottom, racks and oven door. No adjustments are required for natural gas.
How to Bypass the Electric Ignitor on a Gas Stove
- Unplug the stove's electrical cord from the wall outlet or turn off the circuit breaker that supplies it with power. The electronic ignitor needs electricity to operate.
- Remove the burner grates and lift the stove top if you wish to use a burner.
- Open the oven door and remove the racks if you wish to use the oven.