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My 86 year old mother had a larges casarole splatter all over the inside of the oven. She used the sel-cleaning unit. Now there is a white like film which seems to be baked inside. I've tried oven cleaner and brillo pads at they won't even come close to touching it. Any clue?

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Your mom may have used a non-self cleaning cleaner to try and clean this oven in the past. you wont have much luck getting rid of the stain but using cleaners like easy-off or mr muscle may help you reduce the staining.
it could also be that an element has shorted out and "burned" the surface of the oven. if the oven doesnt heat properly then check the elements for a rough or burnt out area. that does happen but its probably just going to be stained as it sounds like you have tried to do the cleaning.
p.s. i like mr muscle better then easy-off.

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