DIY gas range repair

A gas burner that won't ignite can be dangerous. Follow our troubleshooting and repair tips to fix this and other problems on your gas range. If your range is displaying an error code, use our error code charts to figure out the problem. The use the step-by-step instructions in the gas range repair guides to install parts and get your range working again.

Follow the helpful cleaning tips on our articles and videos page to keep your gas range looking like new. To find the owner’s manual or a complete list of replacement parts for your range, search for your model number.

Gas Ranges
Symptoms for gas ranges

Main causes: burner igniter switch failure, bad spark module, dirty or damaged spark electrode, wiring failure
Main causes: gas supply problem, faulty pressure regulator, clogs in burner or orifice, control system failure, faulty temperature sensor
Repair guides for gas ranges

June 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a gas range oven igniter

If your gas oven doesn't heat up, the problem could be a faulty oven igniter. These step-by-step instructions guide you through replacing the oven igniter in a gas oven.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less
How to replace a gas range oven door outer glass panel

You can replace the outer glass panel on an oven door in 45 minutes or less following these step-by-step instructions.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less
How to replace an oven temperature sensor on a gas range

See how to replace an oven temperature sensor on a gas range.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace oven door hinges on a gas range

See how to replace the oven door hinges on a gas range yourself, in just 30 minutes.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
February 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a range spark igniter electrode

Learn how to replace the spark igniter electrode for the surface burners on a gas range or dual-fuel range.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less
February 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a range spark module

Follow these step-by-step instructions to put the fire back into the surface burners on your gas range by replacing the spark module.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
February 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a range spark igniter switch

Follow these steps to replace the spark igniter switch—sometimes called a burner switch or spark switch—on a gas or dual-fuel range.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 60 minutes or less
February 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to convert a gas range to operate on LP gas

If you need to convert your gas range to operate on LP gas, use this guide as a reference when following the instructions in the LP conversion kit.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
February 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a gas range oven control board

These step-by-step instructions explain how to replace an oven control board on a gas range

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
Articles and videos for gas ranges

January 28, 2016
Oven won't heat: troubleshooting gas range problems video
By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to troubleshoot and repair your gas oven if it won't heat.

January 27, 2016
How to clean grates and burners on a gas cooktop video
By Sears PartsDirect staff

Find out how to clean the grates and burners on your gas cooktop.