Question about Ovens
Recently I have had 2 small oven fires. Superbowl chix wings ran over the pan's edge- so not only does my oven need cleaning, but I also see that the bottom electric heater coil no longer has a V shaped support on the left side to hold the coil off the bottom of the oven- which starts fires. First- I cannot find my manual w/ directions to clean the oven.I have a Kenmore glass top stove- about 7 years old. What do I do? Second- How do I get the coil to lift off the oven floor and stay that way? The V support is nowhere in sight? Thanks tons if you can find a solution for me
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Same problem, and we continued to cook on the stove and the cracks just spread, eventually creating a couple of holes! A good solution would be greatly appreciated.
Posted on Jun 02, 2008
i have taken the glass from the inside of the oven,and just cant get grease off, tried everything ,bleach,even lemon juice,
any ideas jimmy
Posted on Oct 15, 2008
SOURCE: self cleaning oven directions
Press the self-clean button. The panel becomes blank(---), then press the up arrow( ^ ). The panel will appear 3:00 (indication for the duration of self-cleaning). The oven will lock on its own and start the self-cleaning. Good luck, ya'll!
Posted on Dec 09, 2008
F2-E1 - Touch Pad (Keypad) Cable Unplugged -
Check the connection between the touch pad (keypad) and control board (clock) to make sure it is secure.
Select the 'cancel' function and wait 60 seconds.
If error code reappears then replace the touch pad, or touch pad and control board (clock) if all one assembly.
It appears your timer/clock has failed in this instance.
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If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.
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Posted on Oct 01, 2010
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Below are instructions on how to take your oven door apart to
remove any stains that may be caught down in the door vents.
Tools needed: good Phillips head screwdriver or small quad bit
A. Open Door remove 2 screws and washers on door lining at door hinge area.
B. With door in broil stop position lift door assembly off
C. Lay door on table, position so that handle hangs freely over
edge of table
D. Remove 2 screws and washers that secure handle to lining
E. Remove 8 screws that attach textured steel door wrapper trim
to lining assembly 3 at top, 3 at bottom, 1 on each side
F. Lift door lining up and out of wrapper trim assembly.
G. Lay lining assembly on table with wool shield/inner part of
lining facing up.
H. Remove 2 glass clamps via 2 screws per clamp. These clamps
attach innermost clear glass to wool shield.
I. Lift out center clear glass from wool shield, this glass
just lays onto the wool shield and is held in place by the glass/ clamps in
J. Clean each glass with appropriate cleaner, Windex, bon ami, fantastic, etc
K. One glass that remains in door lining assembly can at this
time be cleaned without further disassembly the lining assembly.
L. Reassemble in reverse order.
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