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F1-6 Fault Code

We have a Maytag MER6769BA Gemini Electric Range and were boling water (back left burn) when the it started beeping. There was also a message that started scrolling across the display showing the "F1-6 Call authorized servicer or dealer 888-462-9824". The manual calls it a fault code and said to hit cancel. If it continues, disconnect power and wait a few minutes, than reconnect. If it continues call authorized servicer. I disconnected and it appears to have solved it but still would like to know what F1-6 means, any clue?

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  • Anonymous Dec 10, 2008

    I was boiling water on the back burner of my Maytag mer5730aaa glasstop range when it beeped and flashed f1 I disconnected the power then turned back on like it said to do but now only my burners work and not my oven. Why?

  • Anonymous Mar 08, 2009

    its meking noice and its shoing f1



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This code is in responce to a fault/failure in the lower keypad assembly. It is possible the keypad was bumped.

Maytag Gemini fault codes.
Fault code Suspect area Fault code Suspect area
F0 - 0 None
F1 - 1 Runaway cook upper oven
F1 - 2 Runaway cook lower oven
F1 - 3 Runaway clean upper oven
F1 - 4 Runaway clean lower oven
F1 - 5 Keypad cancel upper
F1 - 6 Keypad cancel lower
F1 - 7 Keypad disconnected
F1 - 8 Keypad shorted
F1 - 9 Slave

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