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Oven doesn't work

We lost power for 4 days. When the power came back on and we tried to use the oven, when you press BAKE, the pad says OFF. No temp shows and it doesn't heat. It is an electric stove.

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  • 1dragonlady Dec 29, 2008

    That worked but the temp only goes up to 287 degrees. Have any suggestions?

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This may be one of the models that locks out the controls after a power failure. The problem is that the only way to find out how to unlock the panel is in the owners manual on some models and in the tech manual on others. I believe that you have to press "Stop Time" and "Cancel" at the same time for 5 seconds. Good Luck!

Posted on Dec 28, 2008

  • James
    James Dec 29, 2008

    Check to make sure that both the Broil and Bake elements are functioning. During a bake preheat cycle the bake elm is in 90% of the and the broil is on the other 10% If both appear functional then you probably need a new sensor or control board.

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Hello sfgelectric,
Welcome,

You said, your broiler and oven won't work. That you set bake and it beeps and the bake light flashes but oven wont light.

Does the display flash any error codes, or just the bake light?



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