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Re: Oven not working
15 problem 8. door will not open. 9. oven will not heat after Self cleaning. possible Cause oven is in Self-clean mode. time of day is not set due to power failure. oven settings are not correct. remedy if oven is hot, door latch will release automatically when oven temperature falls below 390˚F at end of cycle. if Self-clean was just selected and the oven is still cool, press “caNceL•SecuRe” to turn off Selfclean. the door will open in about 30 seconds. Press “cLock” touch pad, then press “tiMe•teMP” pad to set correct time of day. follow mode selection and clock settings as specified in the oveN oPeRatioN section. oven will turn on automatically at preset time. if desired, press “caNceL•SecuRe” touch pad to cancel out of delay timed mode. Troubleshooting Guide (Continued) Important: If a Failure Code is displayed, the oven will beep continuously until the user presses the “CanCel•seCure” button. the oven will not heat after a failure. Call a qualified appliance technician to repair the oven. Oven Failure Codes Clock Display Cause f0. touch pad is stuck in depressed position. f1. Relay circuit failure. f . oven temperature exceeded the clean runaway temperature (Self-clean mode only) or the cooking runaway temperature (cooking modes only). f3. Short circuit in the oven temperature sensor. f4. open circuit in the oven temperature sensor. f6. failure in the eePRoM check comparison. (only time of day and timer will operate.) f7 failure of the Self-clean automatic door latch circuit. f8. failure of the door latch motor. occurs when the motor runs for two minutes without the door locking in Self-clean mode. befOre yOU Call fOr servICe No maintenance, other than the Care anD CleanInG InstruCtIons identified in this use & Care manual, should be attempted by the owner/operator. all other maintenance and service must be performed by a qualified appliance technician. first, review the recommended checks listed in the preceding troubleshooting Guide. then, be certain that the appliance has been installed properly and is being operated correctly. familiarize yourself with the warranty terms and conditions listed in the proDuCt WarrantY section. if the above checks have been completed and the problem has not yet been remedied, call your local authorized dacoR® service representative. your dealer can normally provide the name and telephone number of the nearest service company. prOdUCT maInTenanCe If yOU need servICe... dacoR® works diligently to ensure your satisfaction when service is necessary. However, if you are not completely satisfied with the service provided, contact the company that performed the service and express why you are not pleased. Normally, they will be willing and able to resolve the problem. if the service agency is not able to respond effectively, call or write the dacoR® customer Service department. the phone number and address of this department are listed on the inside front cover of this manual. Please include your telephone number if you choose to write. we will then do our utmost to assure your happiness and satisfaction. Here is a snipet from www.dacor.com You can view the manual there by enter ing your oven model number.
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Your oven has resetable high limit thermostat that tripped off on the self clean cycle,im not sure if you have free standing,or a wall oven if freestanding the t-stat is on back panel if wall oven its behind control panel on upper oven and for lower oven its behind the grill between bottom of upper oven and top of lower oven. In either case it has a small red button that can be pushed in to reset it
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An electric oven is a great oven choice because of the advanced self-cleaning feature often available on certain models. A self-cleaning oven uses high temperatures to clean crusty baking spills and splatters and free its owner from having to use harsh chemicals to clean his oven. The following 4 steps lay out how a self-cleaning oven works.
Step 1 - Setting the Self Cleaning Mode Depending on the style and brand of oven you own, you start the self-cleaning cycle by setting the oven's operating dial to "Clean," a function that can be as simple as setting a timer knob or pushing one or two buttons.
Step 2 - Cleaning Cycle Once you have set the self-cleaning cycle, the oven coils-both lower and upper--will begin to heat. These self-cleaning ovens are protected from high oven temperatures damage by heavy insulation installed in their walls and door during the manufacturing process.
Step 3 - Automatic Door Lock When the oven reaches a pre-determined temperature, the lock on the oven door engages, preventing anyone from opening the door until the oven temperature has cooled.
Step 4 - Removing Residual Ashes Once the cleaning process is completed, including cooling, you can then remove the residual ash by wiping the bottom oven surface with a damp cloth or sponge.
need to know what model and brand you have. most newer ovens only need you to remove the racks, then push the button for self clean, push the button to allow about a 3 hour clean cycle and it should then go into a lock the door mode. after the time is up it will need to cool down and then you should be able to open the latch and wipe out any burnt residues.
GE / Hotpoint / RCA Oven Fault Codes Display Condition Remedy F0 & F1 Failed Thermistor Control Replace ERC F2 Oven Temp Exceeds 590 with unlocked door High resistance in Sensor, likely a bad sensor F3 Open Sensor circuit Open (blown) sensor fuse or bad Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it F7-A Function pad button stuck Clean and unstick F7-B Bad Clock Replace Clock F8 Electrical component failure Replace ERC F9 Program with door circuit Check wiring
Frigidaire / Westinghouse / Tappan / Gibson Oven Fault Codes Display Condition Remedy F0 & F1 EOC failure Replace EOC F2 Oven over heat Defective Sensor or EOC F3 Oven Sensor Open Replace Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it F5 EOC failure Replace EOC F6 EOC failure Replace EOC F7 EOC failure Replace EOC
Maytag / MAYCOR / Magic Chef / Jennair / Admiral Oven Fault Codes Display Condition Remedy F0 Function key shorted or stuck button Clean and unstick button or replace Touch Pad or Clock F1 Defective Touch Pad or Membrane Replace Touch Pad or Membrane F2 Oven over heat defective Relay Board or (if present) or defective Sensor F3 Oven Sensor Open Replace Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it or replace Sensor F5 Hardware, safety circuits disagree Replace Clock F6 Missing AC (power) signal Check for proper voltage (plug, breaker, etc.) F7 Function key shorted or stuck button Clean and unstick button or replace Touch Pad or Clock F8 A/D Warning Replace Clock F9 Door Lock Warning Check door lock circuit or Replace Clock
Amana / Caloric Oven Fault Codes Type with display - glass link ERC Display Condition Remedy F0 No Safety Signal Replace adapter board F1 No Safety Signal Replace ERC F2 Oven over heat Replace defective Sensor F3 Oven Sensor Open Replace Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it or replace Sensor F7 Shorted Touch Panel Replace Glass Panel F9 Door Latch Error Check latch FF Lock Error Check switch and motor ERC III - Relay board with separate board/push buttons F0 Shorted Push Pad Replace Push Pad F1 Defective ERC Replace ERC F2 Oven over heat Replace defective Sensor F3 Oven Sensor Open Check/Replace Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it or replace Sensor F5 Defective ERC Replace ERC F6 Defective ERC Replace ERC F7 Shorted or sticking button Clean button or replace touch pad F8 Defective ERC Replace ERC F9 Door Latch Error Check latch
The following diagnostic chart Does not apply to Whirlpool 'Y'
line products. If the model number contains a Y near the end of the
number, DO NOT use this chart. Whirlpool / KitchenAid / Roper Oven Fault Codes Ovens with 4 digit displays Display Condition Remedy F0-E0 Analog to Digital failure Disconnect panel for 30 seconds. if error re-appears then replace control F1-E1 Defective ERC Replace ERC F2-E0 Shorted Keypad Replace Keypad F3-E0 Sensor or Sensor Fuse Open Replace Sensor or Fuse F3-E1 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it or replace Sensor F3-E2 Oven over heat Replace Sensor F3-E3 Cleaning Temp over heat Replace Sensor F5-E0 Door Error Check Door F5-E1 Door Latch Check Latch F5-E2 Door Switch Check Switch Ovens with 2 Digit Displays F0 Defective ERC Replace ERC F1 Defective ERC Replace ERC F2 Oven over heat Replace defective Sensor F3 Oven Sensor Open Check/Replace Sensor F4 Shorted wire or Sensor locate short and correct it or replace Sensor F5 Defective ERC Replace ERC F6 Problem with time keeping circuit Reset Time or cooking operation and check for proper ground F7 Shorted or sticking button Clean button or replace ERC F8 Defective ERC Replace ERC F9 Door Latch Error Check latch and latch circuit
First press and hold the cancel/off button for 10 seconds.
If that does not work you have a bad thermal switch due to excessive heat buildup. Possibly a bad fan motor.
The 2 thermal switches are located on top of the oven behind the control panel.
Hi, well this is a brain tester!! I think you need really to look at this in a simple way. Check to see where the door lock wires come from first? Find where the mains power comes into? then if it goes directly to the main control board then check to see if there is any power getting through the board to the otherside where the wires disapear into the cooker. I would consider checking the control board for any signs of burn damage and then look at the clock unit to as these are normally the main components in the cooker that will stop it from working.
I also have a Dacor Model PCS130. This solution worked AND saved me from spending $50-$105 for a service technician to come out just to look at the problem.
The high temperature sensor tripped when I kept the door open part way while broiling (never listen to friends who don't have the same oven as yours). Afterwards, I couldn't get the oven to go above the prebake temperature of 135°F using any of the settings (bake, broil, convection bake, etc...).
I called Dacor customer service and they told me about the high temperature sensor but wouldn't say how to reset it. They suggested I call a third party technical service company and gave me their numbers. But, I'm glad I found this site...
All you have to do is open the oven door and you'll see the grille/grate/steel cover plate where the door latch sticks out of. If you look inside, you can see the electronics that operate the door latch as well as the temperature sensor unit a little farther back. You can even see the RED reset button. But, it's a little too far back for you to press it without removing the cover plate.
6 screws is what holds my cover plate in place. Once that's off, you can reach in and press the RED reset button (I pressed it twice just to make sure) and you'll hear it click. Screw the cover plate back in place. Close the oven door and test it out.
It took my oven about 5 minutes to heat up past 135°F so I was unsure if the problem was fixed or not during that time. But, once the oven heated up sufficiently, the temperature began climbing fairly quickly and I was able to breath a sigh of relief. It works!
This is such an easy fix, I don't know why Dacor customer support doesn't just tell us how to do it ourselves instead of paying for a service tech to come out and do the same thing. Even better, maybe they should make the reset button more easily accessible (like on the control panel) if they're concerned about people getting in and messing up the other electrical connections when trying to reset the high temperature switch. Computers are far more technically advanced than your oven and THEY have reset/reboot buttons right in front.