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Broken Switch HI, the top oven/grill rotary selector switch is faulty, I have to giggle the switch to make the contact. I am having trouble getting the cover/top panel (the part all the switches are on) off the top to get to the switches, can anyone advise how to remove this? Thanks

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  • rogbrimb Jan 11, 2009

    sorry that should have read jiggle...ha ha

  • rogbrimb Jan 11, 2009

    It's a Smeg D04SS built in (sorry thought I had put this info in title). There are 4 rotary sitches on the top panel and about 5 push buttons. I remove all these and take out 2 screws that go upwards into the panel. However, it seems there are 2 screws that go into the panel near the top from either side but I can't get to them as they're covered by the steel outer part that goes all around the top and bottom oven. To get this outer part off I think I will have to take the doors off both ovens??

  • Barry Coates
    Barry Coates May 11, 2010

    Is it freestading, or built in, and what is the make and model please?

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You will have to remove the oven from the housing to gain access to the other screws that are holding the top console cover in place.
It should not be neccessery to remove the doors.
Once it is out of the unit you should be able to see any remaining screws that are fixing the console panel.
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