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Amana Range, AER5515QAW

Top burners seem to work fine along with everything else except oven. When BAKE temp is set 350 it takes hour+ to just reach 150 degrees? Note we had a few very short duration power co. on/off occurences. Please help.

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  • toner19 Jul 21, 2009

    Thank you for the help.

    Baking Element was found to be burned in half.

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Could be a bad bake element, bad temperature sensor, or control board problem

what does the oven readout display for temperature? if the readout agrees with the actual oven temperature ... it is probably the element

if the oven readout displays a much higher temperature it may be the temperature sensor (the probe in the oven cavity) or the control board

the temperature sensor can be tested by measuring its resistance with power off and unplugged from the control board, should be about 1100 ohms at 75F

If the sensor is good, then it is probably the control board ... in which case we can repair it for you at www.fixyourboard.com

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