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Oven is blowing out hot air

My brand new oven is blowing hot air our. It's not just the vent above the oven door. The hot air is coming out from underneath the oven door and ablove the pan drawer. Not too pleasant during this hot summer. Help!

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  • mfuqua Aug 24, 2008

    Same problem, I think ours only blows out the vent but it does not do much for our kitchen in FLA in the summer.

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The hot air is supposed to come out so you can heat other things. If the oven is loosing heat, try to see if vent has flap, or test the temp sensor

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