repair of oven control knob Wedgewood stove.

Old 05-07-21, 12:00 PM
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Smile repair of oven control knob Wedgewood stove.

Oven knob appears to be bent downward, making it difficult to turn. I removed the spring and outside ring, and it works OK for now. Is it possible to straighten the knob assembly or do I need to get a replacement? thank you
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Is it a bad knob or is the shaft bent or is the valve loose and angled down?
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It sounds like the shaft is bent on the gas valve.
If your oven is as old as most Wedgewood appliances the gas valves are not easy to find.
I would not recommend trying to straighten yours out until you've located a replacement part.

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