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Tappan electric range door locked

I have a Tappan model MEF352BEWD that is stuck in cleaning mode. I moved the dials to clean and the door locked and I don't know how to unlock it and open the door again.

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Re: Tappan electric range door locked

Check the door lock switch/solenoids. You'll have to unplug the range/stove. Remove the solenoid and check to see if it has continuity or if the solenoids are stuck.
You also might have luck resetting the clean cycle. Even though the lock is engaged, try to open the oven door a little. Start the clean cycle, then cancel it.

Posted on Dec 13, 2007

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