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Oven issues When I use the broiler with convection, the broiler works, but the fan does not go on. When I use the oven with or without convection, the oven never lites. In convection mode still no burner, but the fan goes on. My first thought was to replace the glow igniter, but the fan running with the convection, and not with the broiler seems to present another issue. Would that be the circuit board not functioning properly? That's almost $ 300.00 for that part. Could the fan motor be bad also? The oven used to always work, it's just in the last couple of months that it's been intermittent. I've had the oven since new for about 6 years. Do I take it out to the garage & store tools in it or is there an easy fix for this?

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  • Foodguy Feb 26, 2008

    It is a Kitchen Aid Superba KGRT607HWH4. I also noticed last nite, that when I was using the broiler/convection setting, the fan would go on and off intermittently. I could hear a click, and the fan would start, then seconds later go off, then back on again. The click dis not seem to be coming from the fan, but from the front near the control panel.

  • Foodguy Feb 26, 2008

    I will replace the igniter, as that explains the oven not lighting, but should that effect the convection fan running on & off when the broiler is working?




    Thanks

  • Foodguy Feb 26, 2008

    I'm ordering the igniter right now! Thanks for the quick assistance!

  • Foodguy Feb 26, 2008

    As you seem to have the right answers, one last item. Maybe this is just aging of the unit, but the glass top that covers the controls, which for the most part is spotless, has gotten increasingly difficult to use. Meaning it seems like sometimes when you touch on, off temps, whatever, the touch screen is not very sensitive at times. I try to set a temp, my wife tries, we wash & dry hands, have the neighbor try it, and its hit or miss. Do I need to get under the glass? Tricks? Hints?

  • Foodguy Feb 26, 2008

    Could you tell me if there is a way to get the control glass more responsive? Its as clean as can get, but it seems like no matter what finger you use to turn on, set temps, etc, you have to try and try. Sometimes one press will do it, sometimes, i have to go through every finger on the block, til it works.

  • flesh_andblo Jan 08, 2009

    what does fan bake mean?>>?

  • Ron Coons
    Ron Coons May 11, 2010

    whose manufacture and model if poss

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Replace the oven ignighter

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  • robert samples Feb 26, 2008

    yes on broiler conv bake the fan runs when the oven is lit with the oven not lit then it runs when the broiler is lit which the broiler doesent stay lit all the time in broiler bake

  • robert samples Feb 26, 2008

    your welcome don't for get my rating it helps every time i answer if i don't get a rating it lowers my over all ratings thank you

  • robert samples Feb 27, 2008

    thank you

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