We have a Whirlpool RBS245PDQ10 Wall oven and recently trip a breaker resulting in power loss to the oven and now the clock is the only thing that works. You can set the oven to bake and it will count down like its preheating, but no fan no heat nothing. It shows no codes nothing. I have checked the lock, the delay start and it has been reset from PF on the display. Please Help.
It is likely the Thermal Cut-Off (TCO) fuse, which for many Whirlpool ovens is located on the back of the unit. Turn the circuit breaker for the oven OFF first. You'll need to remove the trim on the left and right side of the oven (2 screws) and then remove the screws holding the oven in the wall. You can locate it easy enough by looking for the thermal fuse on any of the major appliance part websites. The test is simple enough if you have an Ohm meter, as it will be an open circuit if it is blown. There is only one fuse (normally) so if it is blown neither the bake or broil element will work. There should be a Tech Sheet located behind the control panel which will help, but if you don't feel comfortable doing this call a service tech.
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most common problems:
1. calrod unit not working(heating element) easy replacement
2. breaker tripped.(sometimes a double breaker will only trip one of the circuit breakers so you end up with half power)
Ovens run on a 220 Volt circuit. That is two 110 Volt wires in reality, one from each side of the main. If one line is tripped only part of the oven will work. Check the Main for a tripped circuit. The range breaker should have a metal bar or pin connecting both halves of the breaker. If not it can trip on one side only. If you installed the "pig tail" yourself, turn off the main oven breaker and double check your connections. Black on each side (one may be red) and white wire in the middle. Neutral ground wire to metal plate of fixture.
If the power connections are correct and your panel still does not work it will probably need replacing. Do not open the access panel if it is under warranty (breaking a warranty seal will void the warranty) or you are not qualified to work on the wiring. It is better to call a tech without opening it. If you have opened it and then call a tech it will probably cost much more to fix as they will have to check ALL the circuits to be sure you have not damaged it.
Since it is a wall mounted unit be sure to check the wire for adequate slack and that it does not get crushed when the oven is installed. Metal Flex conduit is recommended (and may required in your area) between the wall supply box and the oven to protect the wire from shorting or damage.
my kenmore double oven model 41165 has no power....its hardwired 40 amp....it stopped working when it was cooling down after the slf cleaning cycle..we had a storm and had a minute power outage. Finakky got the door open but it wont turn on at all. Tried the breakers but i stll get no power....no even the bulb.......thanks....
disconnect the wires going to the oven ignitor,turn the unit on see if its trips.if so the ignitor is shorted if not then disconnect the wires that go to the coil of the gas valve and do the same.i think either one of these is your problem.also if theres a fan in the oven do the same.
I found the lower circuit breaker had been tripped. That didn't fix the problem but upon further inspection whoever had worked on the unit years ago had dropped a screwdriver that had lodged between the oven wall and the rear casing and shorted out the lower heating element. I removed the screwdriver and oven works fine now. I don't think that will solve the cmmclow problem but maybee the curcuit breaker is tripped.