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GE profile Spectra gas range/oven is taking approx.20-30 min to preheat. Once it finally reaches temp. it seems to hold at that temp and maintain it. I have noticed occasional puffing sounds when it ignites. Can you help?

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  • Steve Allison
    Steve Allison Apr 17, 2011

    Not offered as a solution but as a test. Turn on the range top burners one at a time and watch the flame height of the other(s) to see if they react (shrink slightly) when turning on any additional ones. It may be that the internal pressure regulator is failing causing the amount of gas to be limited. The oven, being a larger user of volume may be suffering while the burners would show the reduction less obviously.

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