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Broken Oven Light

Amana ACF3325AS Gas range. Everything works except oven light. Bulb is fine...bought several new ones...assume it must be the fuse but don't have the manual anymore and have no idea how to undertake this safely. Any suggestions...or am I more likely to mess something else up...and really how big of a deal is a light!

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  • hjletendre Jan 14, 2008

    No difference in the light working or not if the door part is clicked on/off, and no change when "oven light" is switched on on digital display on oven itself...would be surprised if both switches are burned out unless inside they are one and the same...I have no idea how to go about looking at this....any suggestions? or am I back to the maybe fuse issue...or so what it's just an oven light...leave it alone lady! :)

  • hjletendre Jan 14, 2008

    Very helpful thank you. Not the switch though...lucky for me as I had no idea how to fix. Unfortunatley once bent tab and put in new bulb it lit...but threw sparks and blew instantly...SCARY...thought the whole stove was toast for a minute but thankfully only tripped the breaker downstairs. Probably a wiring issue...had a mouse the drawer around the time the light first blew...probably connected. Since everything else perfect with the stove I think I should leave this alone...Beyond my skills! Hate to mess up a great stove!

    Thanks so much for your help!!!



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I would look at the switch as the problem for this. Either the one on the door, or the one you turn on yourself.

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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    Rob Luna Jan 14, 2008

    First turn off the power. Next make sure the little tab at the bottom inside the socket is making contact with the end of the bulb. I have had this problem before and all it needed was to bend the little tab out a bit. That is the easy thing to check. Next is the switch. If I am correct the light is turned on by opening the door and by flipping an on/off switch, right? This is wired in a 3 way manner. If the common has burnt out on one, then it will effect the other. I haven't ever seen an oven light that had an individual fuse for just the light. Are there any other functions that do not work?



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