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Element doesn't heat

We set the oven on bake, and the element doesn't get hot.

I tried using the timer, without knowing much about how to use it, and this may be the problem. I canceled the timer setting, and even turned the oven off and back on, and nothing seems to help.

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  • wfrushby Apr 21, 2009

    Sorry it took so long to find the model number.

    MOD.KERC506HBS3
    Volts 540
    Amps 45.4


  • wfrushby Apr 21, 2009

    Broil doesn't appear to work either.

  • wfrushby Apr 21, 2009

    There doesn't seem to be an error message on the screen.

  • wfrushby Apr 21, 2009

    Thanks, Jumptrout!

    Can you give me any more details? Where is the clock you are referring to, and what do we need to do to get it replaced? Take the whole range to a repair shop? Remove a part (the clock, I guess) and get (where?) a replacement?


  • wfrushby Apr 21, 2009

    The problem is not yet solved, but we seem to be headed in the right direction.

  • steve
    steve May 11, 2010

    Does BROIL work/

    Are getting a error message?

  • steve
    steve May 11, 2010

    Model number?

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You have a ERC(clock) problem. It must be replaced.
Sorry.

Posted on Apr 21, 2009

  • steve
    steve Apr 21, 2009

    Take your model number to any appliance parts store and tell them you need the ERC, electronic range control. You can replace it yourself.

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