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Kenmore range When I turn on the oven, I do not get a preheat signal as I usually do. Instead, there is a period of about a half minute wait and then a code pops up EO or D..? and an F1. I can't find my manual so I have no idea what that means. Thanks

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Either the control is bad or your temp sensor is bad, the temp sensor is cheap and easy to replace, the board is easy to replace, but not cheap. hope this helps

Posted on May 20, 2007

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