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I have Westinghouse oven and on the top of this oven stove is also attached.i covered top stove with foil paper to be saved from stain but today I noticed by removing paper that a big burnt mark is there I dint know how to remove it now?

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I believe the burn mark is some of the foil paper that got hot. I would try a wet and soapy rag placed on the stain and kept wet for several hours then with a scotch bright carefully see if it will come off. This may take several tries.

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there is no easy answer to this except elbow grease. however, i often put aluminium foil on base of oven with no problem. did you leave it there during self-clean when temp is very high?

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Does yours have the timer/clock thing that stands at the rear left of the stove? If so, make sure the far right dial is set at Manual. I had a repair person come out once (luckily it was someone I knew who didn't charge me) because my oven quit working. He turned the dial to manual and presto! :)

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sorry but you wont be able to remove the "stain" what has happend is the paint used by maytag has become discolored from the oven vent heat and the only way to correct it is to replace the panel. they are available but for about 80 bucks. you could try to paint the panel but it will do it again.

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