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We have just replaced the interface board on our Bosch oven model # HGS7282UC-01. When we put the oven to preheat it stays on for about a minute and then shuts off and shows an error code 160. Can you tell me what this code is and how to fix it? Thanks.

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  • aursich Oct 03, 2008

    The oven was turning on and off by itself and beeping constantly also the oven light would go on by itself. It mostly did this when the oven was heated but also at times did it when the oven was not in use. At that time it showed other error codes such as code 120 and 125. We were told it was the interface board and there have been quite a few problems with this due to the heat from the oven going directly up into the area where the interface board is housed.

  • aursich Oct 03, 2008

    Now that we have put the new board in it does sound like a fan is on when we try to heat the oven. It was not doing this beofre.

  • aursich Oct 03, 2008

    Great. Thank you for your help!

  • aursich Oct 03, 2008

    The solution weas very helpful. Thank you.

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The tangential blower fan in the top rear has an RPM speed sensor on it. The sensor sends a pulse to the control board at each revolution. If the control board detects that the pulses are coming in too slowly, it will show error 160. The blower may have too much friction in its bearing(s). I took the outboard white plastic bearing off (behind the red rubber) and cleaned it with a Q-tip. I also scraped some deposits off of the metal blower wheel shaft (need a strong magnifier to see this). Then I added light machine oil to the felt oil sponge at the bottom of the hole in the bearing. The blower then ran much faster, and no error!

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For what problem did u replace the board

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  • tech gurus Oct 03, 2008

    there is a casing stat which senses overheat. this can be due to lack of ventilation if a built-in type or a fault with the fan

  • tech gurus Oct 03, 2008

    the which u say -- error -160 indicates faulty fan or in a very rare case its a heating temprature control sensor which is faulty whic inturn stops the fan and shows the fan error.but according to me the more chances are of a faulty fan

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