My Dacor range light bulb went out. Dacor charges upwards of $60 for a replacement bulb. Can anyone recommend a not so expensive bulb? I used an OSRAM light bulb before but it was rated not to exceed 500 degrees F. Can't use it for self-cleaning cycle. Suggestions greatly appreciated.
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box above.
- Better answers use proper spelling and grammar.
- Provide details, support with references or personal experience.
Tell us some more! Your answer needs to include more details to help people.You can't post answers that contain an email address.Please enter a valid email address.The email address entered is already associated to an account.Login to postPlease use English characters only.
Tip: The max point reward for answering a question is 15.
When in doubt check with sites such as www.TvRepairKits.com - check their online store first then email them if they do not show it. In most csases OSRAM is a great lamp...nore sure about pure glare...
Hi,Osram lamps average around 3000-4000 hrs.Normally 1 -1 1/2 yr.I do think the lamp went out.The ballast is a possibility,when it's going bad it will make clicking noises or attempts to light the bulb.I recommend to get the Original Philips lamp for they average 6000-8000 hrs 3-4 yrs.
I have this problem and just called a parts store to find that a new bezel is $414.79! The screws were apparently loosening up slowly and by the time they were scratching the trim piece on the top of oven door (and I noticed it) the damage had been done. Has anyone been able to get Dacor to replace this part w/o charge? It isn't a case of misuse, but is a design flaw. Lindsey
To replace the light bulb:
1. Remove the right filter and turn off the main power
2. Gently push the suction cup on the light replacement
tool A (provided with you range hood)
onto the lens of the light bulb B .
3. Turn the tool counter-clockwise until the bulb
4. Remove the tool from the bulb and put it on the
lens of the replacement bulb.
5. Screw the new bulb into the light fixture clockwise
until it is tight. Turn on power at the fuse or junction
box. Turn on the main power switch and touch
the light key to make sure it is working.
6. Replace the filter. You can download the manual here.
I went to the appliance store where I purchased the oven, and they called a Dacor representative. A flat end tool was given to me to pop out the plastic covers. There are no screws to fasten the covers, so you have to use this tool - which was not put in my kit at the time. Be careful when doing this, because the plastic cover can break. You replace the bulbs by pulling out and pushing in the socket. There is no turning the bulb. Handle the bulb with a paper towel, because the oil from your hands will take life from the bulb. Very important that the oven's breaker is off before this is done. Luckily, I had a very kind clerk helping me, and she even gave me the bulbs free of charge.
I like your website, and I will use it again in the future.
Buylighting.com, JDR120V-75W-E27CG...also comes in 50 watt. They aren't inexpensive, but if installed properly, will last a while. We have a little suction cup to take them out and put them in. It came with the range hood. If you get fingerprints on a halogen bulb, it can blow out quicker.