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Kenmore electric range 93521 / 93525 / 93821 / 93829 / 93845 / 93846 / 93849. Surface unit indicator light remains on. Elements are off and are cool.

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SOURCE: cooktop light stays on when cool

no your not doing anything wrong. the unit has a fault. you should call your nearest warrenty agent

Posted on Mar 08, 2008

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SOURCE: The hot surface indicator light remains ON all the time.

Your hot surface indicator light might have a short that causes it to stay on all of the time. If you can, try unplugging it for a little while and plugging it back up. If the light is still on, you have a short. You can still use the stove, but the light staying on will not be any help to you.

Posted on Oct 22, 2008

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SOURCE: 0ne of the surface units does not heat. Frigidaire Electric Range

HI, You will need to change the burner switch. When the element shorted, it took out the switch also. If you need help with part#, please let me know

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Vic

Posted on May 17, 2009

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Range Stove Top Indicator Light Stays Lit

Hi, You will need to change the burner switch as well. It shorted out when the element went bad.
Please let me know if I can assist you with part # or anything else.

Vic

Posted on May 30, 2009

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SOURCE: Have a Kenmore electric range.

This is usually the infinite switch has failed. They are easy to check and inexpensive. Here is a video that will walk you thru testing an infinite switch. It may be a different model but the testing will be the same. You can also enter your model # for diagrams and illustrations for your specific model. Not all models are available. All parts come with installation instructions.

Posted on Oct 23, 2010

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