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Display on GE JMP28 range shorted out and stopped working

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After the self cleaning cycle the oven door will not unlock. Have run thru another cleaning session and also disconnected power to reset. Nothing has worked Help??

Unfortunately, the high-temperature limit sensor has probably been triggered/fried. The door can't unlock automatically because the oven thinks you will get burned. If you pull the oven away from the wall and remove the back panel, you may be able to manually unlock the latch. However, the oven will not work until the sensor is replaced and the unit is reset.

Appliance Parts Pro lists two limit sensors for some models in the JMP28 line. One is for the upper oven; the other is for the lower oven. See: . Other vendors may also have the limit sensor. Once the part is replaced, you will need to use the Reset button to clear the error. If your oven is still under warranty, call for GE for service. You may prefer to have a professional make the repair even if the oven is out of warranty.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Oct 15, 2013 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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Range is working. oven is not. what could problem be?

The ignitor is not working right and is going bad....
have the repair man replace the ignitor, or DIY....
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What year was the GE JMS08BW2WH manufactured?

Your oven was manufactured in the year 1995.

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Mar 14, 2010 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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F-3 error code for ge spacemaker electric oven

The oven temperature sensor is bad.
Open the oven,look in the bach wall of the oven up high. It is thin metal about 3 inches long.
Unplug the range before you attempt replacement.

Feb 25, 2010 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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My jmp28 range has lights and burners working, we put the range into self cleaning and left it, now the oven display is not lit, it is finished and the door is locked. Tried reseting power, did not help.

The thermal fuse for the controller board has failed. Needs to be replaced.

You can use a screwdriver to unlatch the door by reaching inside the top. You will need a flashlight to see what to push on to disengage.

Dec 01, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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NO power to large coil

Your stuff works on 220 volts, all this is, is two 110 volt circuits going to the same location. The large plug that is plugged up from the stove more than not there is one of the prongs that is burnt out

Aug 09, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range F1 error message

Here is some wisdom for understanding F1 fault codes.

In some models, there are subcodes that make diagnosis even easier.

Here's a simple explanation of what's going on and how to troubleshoot:

The F1 code indicates that:

a. The electronic range control (ERC) is sensing heat in the oven when in a time-of-day (i.e., not cooking) mode.

b. The ERC is receiving information to run multiple heat functions simultaneously.

Although different components (depending upon the model) could generate the code, simple and straightforward testing using your ohm meter is all you gotta do to test for it.

1. Check the oven temperature sensor. The oven sensor has to be within spec or it will cause the F1 code.
As an example of being out-of-spec, the ERC will generate an F1 fault code when the sensor shows 1650 ohms during a time-of-day mode.
This is equivalent to 350°F in the oven.
The resistance isn't high enough to generate an F2 code (runaway temp) or an F3 or F4 code (shorted/open sensor circuit).
The ERC monitors the sensor circuit after a heat cycle and expects the resistance to drop back to 1050-1100 ohms.
The fault code is generated when this doesn't happen. Checking the sensor circuit means also checking the harness,
harness connections and the sensor itself.

2. If the oven sensor circuit checks okay, then turn your inquisitive eyeballs to the touchpad.
If the range has a separate touchpad/keyboard, the keypad may have moisture that is shorting several circuits simultaneously.
If the F1 code is given immediately (instead of during or after a heat cycle),
remove the ribbon connector from the touchpad to the ERC after clearing the F1 code. If the F1 code does not return in five minutes,
then cast a suspicious gaze upon the touchpad/keyboard. Shorts may be caused by using an ammonia-based glass cleaner.
The touchpad surface will absorb ammonia-based cleaners that are sprayed directly on the glass surface. When heat is applied,
the surface material can break down causing shorts.
If you're gonna use ammonia-based cleaners on your control panel, then you should spray it on the rag and then wipe the touchpanel
-don't spray directly onto the surface of the touchpad.

3. On Amana ranges with a rotary temperature dial, be sure that the knob is in the OFF position when performing tests.

4. If these tests all check good, then replace the ERC.

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Feb 12, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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Broil element replacement

Yes. Most all ovens built today are made so you can replace the elements.

Dec 22, 2008 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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Ge broil element replacement

you can do it your self, just TURN OFF POWER FIRST!!!!!< wires to elemnt are ALWAYS LIVE!!!!!, screws remove it form the rear of unit, pull gnetly and there eshould be enought wire to pull out, if not , youll need to remove hte unit forom install to get behind to acess the wiring

Dec 22, 2008 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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GE oven

try turning off the power to your oven and turning it back on. if that doesnt work then you are going to need a new control board.

Feb 08, 2007 | GE Spacemaker JMP28 Electric Kitchen Range

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