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Our oven does not come on at all.

The oven clock is working, the timer works, but the light does not work and the power oven does not come on.

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Re: our oven does not come on at all.

Hi, the door micro switch not working ,also the fuse need to check if it is fine check power outlet and breaker recock it.

Posted on Jan 17, 2008

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