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Thanks to your help I fixed the F7 with a business card. Now the oven doesn't heat past 282 and it takes forever to get there. I cleaned the ribbon contact. What's next?
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Den

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  • Den3 Sep 17, 2008

    Hi Powerman,

    Both elements are working. When I first push the bake button it shows 100 degrees (same as before), but it's always been slow to heat up, and now it's extremely slow. It will take up to 20 - 30 (or more) minutes to reach 350 degrees. I wouldn't know how to switch to celcius.



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    Den3

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Hi Den3,
Are you sure that you have not inadvertently switched to the Celsius temperature mode? A temperature of 282 degrees C corresponds to 540 degrees F.
I doubt that it is the heating element. They either fail by short circuiting or by opening up completely.
Regards,
Powerman

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