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U50/DOOR LATCH ERROR MESSAGE ON DACOR OVEN

After completing self cleaning cycle the door latch will not release. Any ideas on how to fix? (This mind yo uis not the normal oven locking feature). The latch used only during cleaning. Help is greatly appreciated

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We can't even get the door back on after taking it off to install the damn oven. Now it will cost us $150 service call to get the door on. This oven is a nightmare.

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SOURCE: DOOR LATCH IN LOCKED POSTION WON'T RELEASE

try to press and hold the clear off key for three to five seconds.you may need to remove the back panel and remove the door lock mechanism in order to release the lock try unplugginf the unit for a couple of minutes as well

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I don't see the make and model number of your unit. I only see part of your post. Please post the make and model number. It should be a simple fix. From what I do see in your post, it sounds like the control board will need to be replaced.
Regards,Richard

Oct 17, 2011 | Dacor Ovens

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Started the cleaning cycle, and cycle stopped with a beep. Power is still on. Error F5 E1. The door is now locked.


Press the self-clean button. The panel becomes blank(---), then press the up arrow( ^ ). The panel will appear 3:00 (indication for the duration of self-cleaning). The oven will lock on its own and start the self-cleaning.

This code means the control has detected a problem with the door latch switch. Switch is defective and needs replaced. Part # is W10107820 and cost is $39.99. You can get it at this LINK
Before calling a repair shop,go to the circuit breaker box and turn off the power to the oven. then turn it back on and then see if the door is released and the error is cleared.
its probaly bent door latch or door sensor gone bad. try pushing on the door when you start the clean cycle see if that helps.
if not our suggestion would be to replace the part....

Oct 23, 2010 | KitchenAid KEBC107 Electric Single Oven

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The lock will not release after cleaning


This is GE's trouble shooting advise:

Range - Oven Door Won't Unlock After Self Clean

The Oven Door has been Locked Accidentally:

  • If no food or utensils are in oven, put it into a short self-clean cycle (1-2 hours).


  • If there is food in the oven, let the oven cool to room temperature and try to unlatch the door.


  • With electronic ranges there is a small chance that turning the circuit breaker off for a few minutes and turning it back on can release the door. latch to the "off"


  • Note: Do not force the latch at anytime!

Door Will Not Unlock After Cleaning:

On models with mechanical latches:
  • Once the oven is cool after a self-clean cycle (approximately 30-90 minutes), slide the latch over to the left.(Some older models have a latch release button that must be pushed in while sliding the latch over.)
Note: Some models with oven Set and Temperature knobs must have those knobs set in the Clean position before the latch can be moved to the left. If your door won't unlock, try turning those knobs back to Clean, then slide the latch over.

If the above suggestions do not work try the following to unlock your door:
  1. Disconnect power to range for 30 seconds.
  2. Reconnect power and see if door will unlatch.
  3. If door does not unlatch, and you do have food in the oven, wait for oven to cool completely and try again. If it still will not open you will need service.
  4. If door does not unlatch, and you do not have food in the oven, set the oven up to clean for 1-2 hours.
  5. Wait approximately 30 minutes and try to unlock the door.
  6. If the door unlocks, the control has reset itself and there should not be any other problems.
  7. If the door will not unlock or if you would like to schedule a service appointment, please contact GE Consumer Service at 1-800-432-2737 or schedule a service appointment on-line.
Note: Under no circumstances should you ever force the door or latch open.

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Door won't open after self-cleaning cycle is complete


Turns out that the latch is attached to a plastic piece (made by the manufacturer) and the spring melted! To boot, the fuse in the back which aids in heating the oven went out also. Repair man said this was typical after several uses in cleaning cycle. He recommended using a gentle steel wool pad with soap built in to gently remove backed on food instead of using cleaning cycle. It is just too hot for too long, and there seems to be a domino effect with things that will go wrong. Nothing like the old fashioned way and a little elbow grease!

Mar 19, 2009 | Whirlpool 30" Self-Cleaning Freestanding...

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Our Dacor Millennia wall oven will not heat


There is a manual reset button behind the vent under the touch pad. Turn off the power. Open the door. Remove the vent. Behind the latch is a two wire switch. press the red button on it until it clicks. reassemble and turn on power. It over heated when the power went off by stopping the cooling fan.

Mar 04, 2009 | Dacor MCS130SS Millennia Electric Single...

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Can not unlock Oven Latch


We can't even get the door back on after taking it off to install the damn oven. Now it will cost us $150 service call to get the door on. This oven is a nightmare.

Jul 19, 2008 | Ovens

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Oven not working


15
problem
8. door will not open.
9. oven will not heat after Self cleaning.
possible Cause
oven is in Self-clean mode.
time of day is not set due to power failure.
oven settings are not correct.
remedy
if oven is hot, door latch will release
automatically when oven temperature
falls below 390˚F at end of cycle.
if Self-clean was just selected
and the oven is still cool, press
“caNceL•SecuRe” to turn off Selfclean.
the door will open in about 30
seconds.
Press “cLock” touch pad, then press
“tiMe•teMP” pad to set correct time of
day.
follow mode selection and clock settings
as specified in the oveN oPeRatioN
section.
oven will turn on automatically
at preset time. if desired, press
“caNceL•SecuRe” touch pad to cancel
out of delay timed mode.
Troubleshooting Guide (Continued)
Important:
If a Failure Code is displayed, the oven will beep continuously until the user presses the “CanCel•seCure” button. the oven will not heat
after a failure. Call a qualified appliance technician to repair the oven.
Oven Failure Codes
Clock Display Cause
f0. touch pad is stuck in depressed position.
f1. Relay circuit failure.
f . oven temperature exceeded the clean runaway temperature (Self-clean mode
only) or the cooking runaway temperature (cooking modes only).
f3. Short circuit in the oven temperature sensor.
f4. open circuit in the oven temperature sensor.
f6. failure in the eePRoM check comparison. (only time of day and timer will
operate.)
f7 failure of the Self-clean automatic door latch circuit.
f8. failure of the door latch motor. occurs when the motor runs for two minutes
without the door locking in Self-clean mode.
befOre yOU Call fOr servICe
No maintenance, other than the Care anD CleanInG
InstruCtIons identified in this use & Care manual, should
be attempted by the owner/operator. all other maintenance and
service must be performed by a qualified appliance technician.
first, review the recommended checks listed in the preceding
troubleshooting Guide. then, be certain that the appliance has
been installed properly and is being operated correctly. familiarize
yourself with the warranty terms and conditions listed in the
proDuCt WarrantY section.
if the above checks have been completed and the problem has
not yet been remedied, call your local authorized dacoR®
service representative. your dealer can normally provide the name
and telephone number of the nearest service company.
prOdUCT maInTenanCe
If yOU need servICe...
dacoR® works diligently to ensure your satisfaction when
service is necessary. However, if you are not completely satisfied
with the service provided, contact the company that performed the
service and express why you are not pleased. Normally, they will
be willing and able to resolve the problem.
if the service agency is not able to respond effectively, call or
write the dacoR® customer Service department. the phone
number and address of this department are listed on the inside
front cover of this manual. Please include your telephone number
if you choose to write. we will then do our utmost to assure your
happiness and satisfaction.
Here is a snipet from www.dacor.com
You can view the manual there by enter ing your oven model number.

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SELF CLEANING DOES'T WORK


"F8" ERROR MESSAGE. This indicates a door latch failure.

Jun 25, 2007 | Dacor ECS130 Epicure Electric Single Oven

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