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Turbo chef oven F6 ec code

''Subway Turbochef Electric oven code F6 EC !!! what to do and all the time drop the temp... please advise us .. some time says... blower service to be needed... please help....KC

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    Have a Turbo Chef Subway Hi Speed Toasting oven. We are getting a F6 ec Temp code. Oven just came out of the shop. Any suggestions?

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Hello. There is a temperature sensor built into the control board, and the temp in that area, is getting too hot. On the back of the unit, right top, there is a cooling fan that comes on at a certain temperature, if the intake is clogged, you will get this error, clean the intake. Inside the unit may be so dirty, it may require cleaning as well. The fan itself could be bad, and does not run, then it will need replacement.
Hope that helps, and thank you.

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EC Thermocouple (P/N 700-1199)
Type K Thermocouple. Thermocouple measures the
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