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The oven does not maintain the heat displayed. If I put cupcakes into the oven, or rolls, to bake at 350degrees, they are still not done after an hour and a half. The temperature displayed is what I have set, but not the actual oven temperature. When I called Maytag for help, they kindly sent a nice gentleman from A and E Factory Services on Monday, July 20th. He was unable to find the root of the problem and suggested I call back if the problems continued. That night it took an hour and a half to preheat the oven to 425

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This sound like you have a faulty thermostat module. The digital temperature display is giving you a false reading. Your best bet is to purchse an in oven thermometer that will give you a more exact reading until the thermostat is replaced. Good luck and happy cooking.

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