Question about Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Range door doesn't lock for cleaning

I have a whirlpool gold range that was in the house when we bought it 2 1/2 years ago. I have never been able to successfully get the door to lock for cleaning. It locks and then you hear a click click sound and it unlocks again. Then the reverse happens until you cancel the setting. The door handle is all scratched on one side. I think the door might have been forced open before it automatically releases after it cools down.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,304 Answers

Sounds like your right
the lock is not engaging the lock switch
so it rolls out
safe open
you should be able to bend the latch enough to catch

Posted on Oct 03, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Self cleaning will not work


I have the same range also about 2 years old and the other day tried to do a self clean cycle and my door lock won't engage either - would love to hear any ideas as well. Thanks!

Jan 02, 2010 | GE JSP42 Electric Kitchen Range

1 Answer

I cannot get the self-cleaning feature on the range to engage. I bought the house and the previous owner left me no instruction booklets. I do not know how to make the range door lock while it is cleaning....


Check between the Door and the top of the range. There is usually a manual lock that you will need to push to one side to lock the door so that the cleaning cycle will engage.

Jul 05, 2009 | Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Whirlpool gas range won't unlock after the cleaning cycle!


sounds like your lock motor may have either gone bad or got misaligned..

Mar 17, 2009 | Whirlpool GS465LELS Dual Fuel (Electric...

1 Answer

Can get my stove top clean.


how about replacing the burners?

Mar 08, 2009 | Whirlpool Gold GW399LXU Gas Range

1 Answer

Self cleaning oven door lock is stuck and buzzing


you can still use the oven i would gt someone out as soon as you can to get the lock released but yes you can still use the oven

Feb 04, 2009 | Frigidaire GLEF396 Electric Kitchen Range

1 Answer

How to fix fault code E0-F2 on whirlpool gold gas oven?


The E0-F2 could mean one of the following:

1. Shorted keypad - Replace Electronic Range Control/Clock (ERC)/ Keypad

2. Oven temperature is too high - Check or repair the following:
  • Test operation of door lock on self-clean models
  • Test relay contact operation
  • High resistance in oven temperature sensor
Hope that helps!

Nov 07, 2008 | Whirlpool Kitchen Ranges

1 Answer

Whirlpool range RDE 6100N2


Instead of trying to place the bracket to the door from a lowered position at floor level, I positioned the brackets and from a standing position, placed the bracket into the slot, pushed in a downward position and the door went into place.

Feb 24, 2008 | Whirlpool RBS275PD Electric Single Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
Kitchen Ranges Logo

Related Topics:

66 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kitchen Ranges Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74945 Answers

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2457 Answers

Are you a Kitchen Range Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...