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I have Microwave AEG model MCC257M and sometime i see error E1. When i see this error i can`t do nothing. What this E1 error code mean

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  • Porterxx Dec 28, 2008

    I have the same error msg - E1 or El (not sure)
    It appears in da first day after 2 hours stand by, with only 5 min heating... I've try hard reset - nothing...
    When I went next day to the shop, they've test the unit - same error, and they replaced the unit with a another one in (tryed there - ok), when I come back home - da same sitiation...
    I don't have tools to check my electricity quality, may be the problem is there?
    Sorry about my english

  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    I have the same error message very often.
    Did you solve the problem?

  • Anonymous Feb 26, 2009

    i have the same problem

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    I suspect this is a shorting membrane keypad, but when does it occur?

    When or after you try to cook with the microwave?

    After you cook on the stove top?




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SOURCE: What does an error code of F-9 mean on a Kenmore

The F9 error code indicates a failed inverter. If resetting the unit does not help you will need to have the inverter & harness checked.


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This can sometimes by caused by a power surge or glitch through the electrical lines.
You can sometimes clear this fault by completely unplugging the microwave for 1 minute.
Plug it back in and see if the fault code returns.
If it does, then you have an internal component failure that will need to be serviced by a technician.
Microwaves must be serviced by technicians due to the inherent dangers involved in repairing these appliances.
Internal capacitors can retain a lethal electrical charge even though the unit is completely unplugged.
A microwave radiation leakage test must be performed on the unit following any internal component repair.

It does not ALWAYS indicate a inverter control board problem however in other brands/models.
LG's service manual (for an example) suggests the f-9 code could be due to line voltage, magnetron, inverter module, "Relay2", or a loose connection between door/magnetron/control pcb.
Other indications might help narrow down these choices before having to pull out your multimeter and crack open the microwave case.
For example, if the microwave works, but heats slowly, then the troubleshooting manual narrows your choices down to magnetron or line voltage problems, and pretty much rules out the other possibilities.

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My kenmore elite model 790.80373310 gave me E1 on display and then stopped working nothing happens just the countdown timer works


If you wish to get some details about microwave oven error codes; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts. http://electro-medical.blogspot.com/

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Troubleshooting KitchenAid oven, range and microwave error codes


Here list of Kitchen Aid range and oven codes.


4 Digit Failure Codes

F1 - E0 EEPROM communication error
F1 - E1 EEPROM checksum error
F1 - E2 UL A/D error
F1 - E4 Model ID error
F1 - E5 Calibration shifted
F1 - E6 Latch signal mismatch error
F1 - E9 Stack overflow
F1 - E3 Wiring harness cavity size does not match stored value
F2 - E0 Shorted touch pad
F2 - E1 Keypad cable connection error
F2 - E5 Cancel key drive line open
F2 - E6 Cancel key drive line open
F3 - E0 Oven temperature sensor (RTD) opened (upper oven on double oven models)
F3 - E1 Oven temperature sensor (RTD) shorted (upper oven on double oven models)
F3 - E2 Oven temperature is too high (Cook mode)
F3 - E3 Oven temperature is too high (Clean mode)
F3 - E4 Oven temperature sensor (RTD) opened (lower oven on double oven models)
F3 - E5 Oven temperature sensor (RTD) shorted (lower oven on double oven models)
F3 - E6 Drawer sensor open
F3 - E7 Warming drawer sensor shorted
F4 - E1 Meat probe malfunction - shorted
F5 - E0 Door Switch
F5 - E1 Self clean latch will not lock
F5 - E2 Latch during CLEAN error
F5 - E5 Self clean temperature not reached within 45 minutes.
F5 - E6 Door is open, but latch is locked
F5 - E7 Self clean latch will not unlock
F6 - E0 Return line not connected
F7 - E1 Common switch wire defective

Two digit codes:

F0 ERC Board failure
F1 ERC Board failure
F2 Oven temperature is too high
F3 Oven temperature sensor open
F4 Oven temperature sensor shorted
F5 ERC Board failure
F7 Function key stuck on ERC
F8 ERC Board failure
F9 Oven door lock failure

Microwave and Microwave combo error codes:

F1 - E3 or F1 - E4 Electronic control malfunction

F2 - E0 or F2 - E1 Keypad connection error

F2 - E3 Keypad held down too long, or keypad is shorted.

If you get an error code, try first resetting the code:
1. Disconnect power for about two minutes.
2. Connect back power.
3. If code re-appears, test and eventually replace faulty part.

Regards.

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E 1 code in window what does it mean?


No E1 error codes shown for this model of microwave! Have you checked your manual!

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Enter the Service Test Mode as follows:
1. Open door.
2. Press DELETE.
3. Press pads 1, 3, 5, 7.
4. Close door.
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ENLIGHTENMENT ON AN ERROR CODE


The first thing to try is a "hard reset". Unplug it from the power line for a few minutes, plug it back in, set the clock, then try again.

Otherwise, your best bet is to contact AEG customer service here:
http://www.aeg-electrolux.co.uk/node137.asp

I'd bet that customer service will not know the meaning of the code (if it's not in your owner's manual) and they will steer you to a service center.

The service center will probably not tell you what the code means, preferring instead to repair it for you.

Good luck.

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From Samsung support: "If your microwave is displaying E1, E4, or E5, there may be an issue with the gas sensor. For an E1 error, press the Cancel button and check on the food."

Otherwise, you may have a failing sensor.

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