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I recently did a self clean. Now I have a beeping F7 error code.

Now everytime the oven has power going to it - it beeps, then goes away for about a minute, then beeps again, a vicious annoying cycle. In this mode, I cannot seem to use any of the other stove or oven functions, including clock, bake, broil or self clean. I hit the buttons and nothing happens. The only button responding is the Clear/Off button which make the beep go away for a little while. (I cannot do the power off for minute #8+Cooking Time+Delay Start for diags either.) One thing I have noticed since the self-clean cycle, is that the touchpad display looks a little warped, almost as though it was heated. My questions: Is this a touchpad/keypad issue or a control board/ERC issue? Also, if it is either of these, can I replace these myself without causing further damage. I am a repair tech for computers, printers, and A/V equipment, so I do know how to handle ribbin cables, circuit boards and how to properly seat connectors. I see a few screws on the back of the unit that will probably give me access to the keypad assembly. I don't want to touch anything though until I get some sort of guidance from someone more experienced.

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In order to rectify this problem you wold have to replace the clock/control unit.But as you say that you are tech.try this on the back panel of the clock there is generally 4 wires,basically the clock unit is just a switch.there will be 2 of these wires the same colour connected tto a small rectangular object known as relay,with the mains power turned off disconnect these wires from the board and connect them together.this will stop the noise and the use of the clock but will allow the use of the oven. good luck.

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