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Whirlpool Wall Oven not working

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.

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  • kredfish Jun 26, 2008

    same can set it to bake or broil and it responds as if it is heating up just fine digitally but the elements remain cold. This could have resulted from electrical storms in the area but if it is fuse related, where is the fuse located? Behind the contral panel?



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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.

Posted on Oct 28, 2008


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