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The oven on my 22 y/o Whirlpool RM286PXV 2 micro-wall oven runs 50 or more degrees lower than the setting. Both elements work. Will replacing the control module behind the temp control knob solve the problem?

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The first thing I would suggest is a hard reset. Unplug the unit for a minute or so. Then plug it back in, set the clock and try again.

Let us know if the hard reset does not fix it.

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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We have the 2 service manuals you need to refer to for this model and have uploaded them to our site here and here to help you.

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The manuals have a safety info, disassembly info, troubleshooting chart, test procedures, part numbers, etc.

I would first suspect a bad thermistor, but it should be checked, as well as the line voltage at the outlet, etc.

The best place to order parts for this brand is Encompass (formerly Tritronics). Or you can call them toll-free at 866-779-5835.

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Posted on Jan 09, 2009

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I would first suspect the thermister (thermistor) or a low line voltage, weak control board relay etc.

But the service manuals will show you how to safely disassemble, test and repair the unit.

We have the service manuals for this model and have uploaded them to our site here and here to help you.

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The best place to order parts for this brand is Encompass (formerly Tritronics). Or you can call them toll-free at 866-779-5835.

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Posted on Jan 09, 2009

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We have the service / repair manuals for these models and have uploaded them to our site to help you.

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They will give you safety info, step by step help in disassembly, troubleshooting tips, and part numbers.

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I would first suspect the C/T fuse or the oven thermal cutout.

Accessing some components for testing will require you to remove the oven from the wall.

The manual covers this as well.

You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here.

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