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Gas stove gets hot on outside

Maytag gas stove gets very hot on the outside door when using the oven.

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  • myohogirl Apr 17, 2009

    Maytag Performa Stove 8114P732-60 extremely hot on the outside. Also doesn't heat food evenly.


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One or more of the control switches has shorted out. This usually happens when you wash the knobs. Water stays in the holes and runs down the shaft when you put them back on. Maytag /Jenn air have had recalls on some models for this problem as it can start a fire under some conditions. UNPLUG THE COOKTOP UNTIL THIS IS FIXED!!! You can still light it with a match. Check Maytags Web site for information on this . Some switches can be seperated from the gas valve and replaced sererately. This may be worth fixing. Remove the wires from all switches and re connect them one at a time until you find out which switch/s are bad. If this was left clicking for too long you might have burned out the spark module. If the switches are part of the gas valve, and more than one is bad it may not make sense to fix the cooktop. Remember you can always just disconnect the switch that is bad , use the rest and light the broken burner with a long reach lighter.

Posted on Jul 07, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore gas stove - oven won't ignite

hi gud day,do u think the gas is ok or every time u open is come out, or check ur control gas line valve maybe it close or authomaticaly close due to some laekage. chect it by smeling every turn on ur knob,but unplug the item b4 u do.

tnx gerbee

Posted on May 29, 2009

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