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Lower oven and broiler not working....could this be a self clean hi temp limiter issue?  I can't find a there one on this model?  Help!  Gotta cook Thanksgiving dinner for 20!!

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Im going for my reset switch...its on the top - outside the oven - behind the panel...

Posted on Dec 11, 2009

  • goober123 Dec 11, 2009

    It worked.... Remove the small black panel..there's a reset switchin the center, on the right side - push down on the top center for a sec....when I turned it worked fine...



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