Question about Tappan MPF500PBW Gas Kitchen Range

Open Question

I have a 1980's slide-in Tappan Double Oven (gas). Need to replace it, but don't know how to get it out. Is it screwed into the floor, wall, etc.?

Posted by on

3 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

SOURCE: tappan double oven

I have the digital timer oven and also cannot find the manual. You have to set the bake time timer, I think for 3 hours. Then you set the oven knob on clean and turn on the temp knob, probably to full but I don't think it matters. When you engage the lock, the clean light should come on/ When the oven reaches high temp, the lock light will also be on.

Posted on Apr 08, 2007

  • 105 Answers

SOURCE: need directions to clean my tappan oven

1. Add baking soda to a cool oven. Sprinkle a thick layer of baking soda onto the bottom of the oven. Make sure the oven is completely cool before you attempt to do this. 2. Spray the baking soda with water. Using a spray bottle, spray the baking soda down until it is damp, not saturated. The water and baking soda together will help break down the food particles. 3. Continue spraying baking soda as it dries out. Every few hours spray the baking soda down again to keep it moist. Continue this process over several hours, spraying water as the baking soda begins to dry out. 4. Scrape out the baking soda. Scrape the baking soda out of the oven. Food residue will be scraped out with the baking soda. 5. Rinse the bottom of the oven out thoroughly. Yes, you'll still have to rinse out the oven, but next time you cook your food won't have an added taste of oven cleaner.

If I had the rest of your model number I may find what Tappan now Fridgedaire Electrolux reccomends, but this is the least toxic. Have a great day..

Posted on Feb 09, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Where is the ignitor


Hello Shirley,
The ignitor is located on the main bake burner..to access it ya would need to remove the floor from the oven which is typically held in place by a couple over sized screws,remove those screws and lift off the oven floor and the ignitor will be their.

GENE

Nov 06, 2011 | Tappan 30IN ELEC IGNa Oven

2 Answers

Wall oven removal and installation


Turn off the gas. Look in the front of the oven for mounting screws. Open the door and look inside the frame for mounting screws. Remove the mounting screws,slide the oven out carefully,it will be heavy. Unplug the cord.Disconnect the gas line. Set the oven aside in one piece.

Sep 25, 2009 | Ovens

1 Answer

I need to replace the "Glow bar" in my 35 year old tappan gas wall oven. Is this something I can do without taking the oven out of the wall?


Hi, As long as the wires connecting the ignitor are long nough, you can do this while the oven is in the wall. They usually come out far enough. Make sure the oven is unplugged or the breaker is turned off. It is fairly simple to change.
Please let me know if this helps you or if I can assist you further.

Vic

Jul 11, 2009 | GE 24" Built-in Single Electric Wall Oven...

2 Answers

We tried using the self clean on our Whirlpool Gold Accubake Duo system range. It locked the oven door and gave code e1 f5. We disconnected the power and turned back on to the same codes. HELP!!!!!!


take the trim peices off. take the screws that hold it to the wall out slidee unit out a little to remove the 2 screws from the consol lift the consol up and off. make sure that you have turned the power off inside the unit you will see a tech sheet that will tell you what that error code means. let me know how it goes the tech sheet is usually on the left side.

Jun 16, 2009 | Whirlpool GBD307PDS Electric Double Oven

3 Answers

Hello, Can't find model/serial number. Older Tappan custom gas stove. Burners work but oven does not. Told it has electric ignition that could be problem. Where to find it, how to remove, where to get...


Serial number labels are usually located in any one of a number of places -

Under the cooktop in one of the corners
Inside the oven door frame (not on the door)
Behind the bottom drawer pullout on the oven, left hand side
Oven back.

If this unit is anything less than 20 years old, there will be a label somewhere.

Reply back you findings and I can give you more information as to how to repair, and we can identify part numbers. You might also try www.repairclinic.com and see if you can drill down through parts when only knowing the manufacturer.

Jan 30, 2009 | Tappan TGF363 Gas Kitchen Range

1 Answer

Older Tappan range oven not lighting.


There is no way to light the oven manually. The gas valve will not open until the oven ignitor draws enough current. But replacing the ignitor will fix ya up.

Nov 19, 2008 | Tappan TGF320 Gas Kitchen Range

2 Answers

Tappan gas stove,oven not lighting


yes replace the lower oven ig nighter you can do this from inside the oven pull the racks out then locate two screws in the bottom oven pan take the out pull the bottom plate then pull the flame spredder pan and you will see the glow bar replace that most common for you compliant

Jun 03, 2008 | Ovens

1 Answer

Oven temp off


You either have a plug up in your flame from dirt etc.
or your valve needs to be replaced.
Try turning off the gas and getting to the burner and clean it first.

Mar 22, 2008 | Tappan TGF320 Gas Kitchen Range

1 Answer

Tappan gas kitchen oven will not heat


Almost always a weak oven igniter. Remove oven floor by removing 2 screws at rear of floor. Remove flame spreader from burner, if it has one. Turn on oven and see if igniter gets red. It's the caged thing on burner tube. If it does but doesn't light gas, replace igniter. UNPLUG UNIT FIRST!!
Put dishwashing soap on threads of 2 screws holding igniter in place. This will allow it to come out easier. Do-not use oil. It will make your oven smell like a diesel truck.
Remove screws. You will have to remove drawer in front. Underneath you can fin wires from igniter. These will be cut at igniter and connected to igniter with enclosed wire nuts. The 2 wires to igniter go either way.

Nov 22, 2007 | Tappan TGF320 Gas Kitchen Range

Not finding what you are looking for?
Tappan MPF500PBW Gas Kitchen Range Logo

Related Topics:

144 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Tappan Kitchen Ranges Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2461 Answers

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2128 Answers

Are you a Tappan Kitchen Range Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...