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Oven is baking uneven

Oven turns on fine and heats up to 350 or 400 whatever you are
asking for ..changes to Bake when temperature has been reached ..
..Elements gets turns red below and also get hot above ...

Despite all this ...frozen dinners and pizza does not get baked evenly
..god outside ..cold inside ????????????

Any suggestions ??

Thanks, John

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Re: Oven is baking uneven

This is a common complaint on lower end ranges if you read the cooking instructions on the food it will say cooking times are approx you may have to adjust for your area that and your owners manual are your best bet on this promb adjusting the position of your racks help but forced like convection are the best way to go

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