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Zanussi zbf 760 (9 yrs old now)

My oven wont heat up fully, when set to max the ready light goes out after about 5 mins and the oven is nowhere near full temp. I replaced the main oven thermostat that comes from the oven to the temp control dial but it still only heats as before. I dont know what else could be stopping the oven from heating properly as i assume the thermostat is what is cycling the oven heating on and off. If this were a heating element problem surely it simply just would not work at all?

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This tutorial will show you how to check your Zanussi element and how to replace your Zanussi cooker element.
Here are the 3 main faults to look for in your oven or cooker that is not heating

  1. Your oven will not work until the clock/timer has been re-set after replacing an oven element or tripping the electrical supply. Consult your Zanussi manual.
  2. If you're Oven is not getting hot or heating up it could be a faulty element, if the fan in the oven is running and the thermostat light is on, this will lead us to believe that the element has gone faulty. With grills the thermostat light should come on there should be heat, if not then this could be the grill element or the thermostat.
  3. When you turn the oven on, the household electrical supply trips on the Rcd (this is the earth trip in the fuse board sometimes called the breaker tripping) your fan oven element has gone to earth and needs replacing.
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