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Burners wont light up

I plugged in the range. Turned on the burners and they do not light up.
Circuit breaker is OK. Power is coming into the stove. Burners wont come on? Same here with my new frigidaire CFEF372EC. According to the inst. manual, the digital clock should be blinking when plugged in (it doesnt). As soon as I turn on a burner, the clock feature is available, but the burner is turned off, its all gone. The breaker is ok, and i have juice in the range.

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  • jp76 Feb 17, 2009

    Thank alot Eric. It was a plain electrical problem. How sad...

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I am sorry to inform you but this is the 2nd unit you have in that outlet and are having problems, I think you only have 110 volts at the unit...1/2 of the voltage needed. On a 220 volt line there are 2 lines of 110 volts and they BOTH must be present for all the features to work. With only 110 volt, the lights might come on and that would also explain why, when you turn on a burner the clock flashes. You are completing a circuit. Check your home wiring and repair it. Your range will function properly once your resolve the problem with your home supply line to the range.

Good Luck, Eric

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

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    Glad to hear you are up and running again. If we can ever help in the future, be sure to stop by.



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