Archive for November, 2019

Oven Doesn’t Heat Up

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

Our old gas oven doesn’t heat up! Like, it’s not even warm…

The problem turned out to be the igniter. Here’s what it looks like:

If you order a new one, it’s fairly easy to install…

It attaches right under the bar that the gas emits from. You’re supposed to turn off the gas before installing a new one, but I didn’t.

The new one works great, but I notice that the oven temperature doesn’t match up with the dial anymore; it’s always hotter! So I bought an in-oven thermometer so that I can always get the temperature just right.

Kenmore Dishwasher Not Draining

Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Is your Kenmore Dishwasher not draining properly? Do you see standing water at the bottom after the cycle? Then you’ll need to remove the sprayer assembly and remove any gunk blocking the drain. Yuck!