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Oven top element gets SUPER hot without warning

This is the 3rd time in the past month that my oven has heated up mid-bake, but just on the top. Like its going into broiler mode. When I turn the oven off, the top element stays red for 5-10 minutes. I haven't gotten any error messages until this last time and then it was an F2. This means high heat?

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  • bhaynie Jan 25, 2009

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The sensor in your oven is picking up the high heat and posting error message which displays F2 ,at least the sensor is working but lets look at the problem isuspect one of two the first is your control switch needs tested i would say this is the problem and number two the elemant could be on its way out either of these problems are going to need a electrican to fix ,sorry i cant give you a simple answer to your problem.adrian

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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