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We have a Matytag mer5875 and it stopped cooking properly and during cooking would shut off and flash bake. We replaced the control board and the oven worked fine for a few weeks but now it is doing the same thing.

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  • Michelle Maw Nov 10, 2012

    I am having the exact same problem with my stove. Replaced the control board and it worked for about a week. Display on stove says that the oven has reached the selected temperature but food does not cook. What would be causing the control boards to "fry"? Or is it something else in the oven that is sending the wrong message to the control board?

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They should ohm out at about 1050 ohms at room temperature. Here is the part to order if you need it.
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You probably need to replace the baking igniter, (Igniter,bake burner
Part Number: AP4102011 made by MAYTAG).

I tested the igniter function by (CAREFULLY) jerryrigging a bridge to wire the BAKE igniter to the BROILER controls.(Push/click plugs accessible by opening up the stove back) Testing thebroiler controls this way the bake element remained cold. I then did the same test but connected the BROILER igniter to the BAKE controls and got a good glow. This indicates that the controls work but the Bake igniter's faulty!

You can access the bake igniter by removal of 2 screws at the front at the platform just inside the top oven. The broil and bake igniters appear to be identical but the push/click plugs are reversed at the back of the stove. (hence the CAREFUL jerry rigged wiring bridge.)The parts and wiring are pretty simple and visual once you get thecovers off. Opening up the stove back is just a matter of removingseveral screws. UNPLUG the stove before you work. If you test as Idescribed, make all connections while UNPLUGGED and then plug it inonly for the brief test. Unplug again while disconnecting/reconnecting.Hope this helps.

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