Questions tagged [oven]

For questions about conventional gas or electric ovens used for baking. For a microwave oven, use the microwave-oven tag. See also range and stove which are similar but refer to different appliances.

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Viking gas oven will not fire up

My 12 years old Viking VGSC3676BSSLP (built July 2008) free standing range oven is broken. The oven bake and broiler burners just won’t fire up. Oven igniter sparks fine and the DSI module tested ok ...
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I Did Something Really Dumb With My Oven, Suggestions? - KitchenAid kebs107sss00 Woes

I am renovating my kitchen and installed a perfectly working used KitchenAid kebs107sss00 oven along with a new cooktop. Tonight when the wife went to use the induction cooktop she was getting an ...
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Are there LED lamps available for ovens?

The only place I now use an incandescent bulb is in my oven. It went out the other day and I was looking for a replacement. I am using LED all over these days but realized it may not be possible to ...
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Kitchen appliance setup specifically the fridge and oven

I saw a question similar to this but it was specific to energy consumption. My question is that our current kitchen setup has the oven next to the freezer side of our fridge. I’ve seen this setup in ...
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Can we install a slide in gas range with convection oven outdoors?

I am planning to build a simple summer/outdoor kitchen in the covered patio. Even though the patio is covered it gets occasional rain and a lot of sun. I don't need a grill but need a good gas cooktop ...
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Old 3 prong oven plug has 2 hot and 1 stripped aluminum wire. How do I convert this to a 4 pronged oven plug?

The original 3-prong oven plug has the normal 2-hot wires. However, I don’t know if it was a neutral or ground wire that was the third wire, as it’s aluminum and completely stripped. I’ve looked up ...
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Oven Installation - Three prong outlet

I am looking to replace my old double oven since it has stopped working. It was plugged into the wall via a three prong outlet that is located above the cutout for the ovens in the back of the cabinet ...
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Code compliant way to hookup an electrical oven?

I’m doing a kitchen remodel. For the oven connection, the electrician ran #8 wire (two hot, one neutral, one ground) to the kitchen but didn’t put in an outlet. Additionally, the cord out of my Bosch ...
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Frigidaire Stove Model FEF368GSA range and oven both no heat lights and clock work

I am in a mobile home that was built in the 1970s. Someone flipped the circuit breaker to the electric stove. Now the clock and oven lights work but no heat from any of the burners or oven. We ...
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Odor Coming From Oven

I have a GE oven and am getting a strong odor when I use any of the burners or the oven. The odor reminds me of the smell a kerosene heater would put out when being used. I haven't cleaned the oven at ...
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Oven heating element just blew (WOW!). Went & killed the breaker. Clock on range is still running. And is flipping me off

UPDATE - 03-15 Okay, so I (clearly) survived the night, along with many since, as I have awaited the backordered OEM part. It finally arrived. So today, I pulled it out the unit, and fully-unplugged/...
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What causes gas oven to click but doesn't always ignite?

I have a Whirlpool WFG530SOESO range that I purchased new a few years ago. For a little while now it has been hit and miss if the oven works. You can always hear the igniter clicking and smell some ...
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Electric burner gets red hot when oven is turned on

The burner switch is in the off position, but the burner is getting hot when oven is on. (This is not a case of simple heat transference from the oven) the burner is getting power to it, actually ...
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DCS RGU-366 Oven will no longer heat

I have: DCS RGU 366-N oven What happened: Wife ran oven with the door slightly open, heating up all control knobs. Symptoms: Oven will no longer heat up. Ring-light for oven knob no longer lights up. ...
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Running Oven and Oven Fan is turning off while running without tripping the circuit breaker

Recently when running in conjunction with my microwave was causing my oven to "turn off" (this also impacted by oven fan AND one of my bathroom switches which is on the other side of my ...
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Whirlpool oven not beeping

My whirlpool oven isn't beeping at all. It is an electric WFE505W0HS1 model. The timer doesn't sound and neither when I press any buttons. I've tried everything I could find on the web. I cut the ...
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Oven probe thermistor inoperative

The "meat thermometer" oven probe in our GE JB970SB1SS home range doesn't seem to be working. Ohming out the probe, it appears to be a thermistor with a resistance of around 57 kOhms at room ...
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Is it a good idea to pass a oven range hood exit duct in the roofs' ventilator?

I've just had a oven range hood installed, but now I have to install the ducts for the air to exit my house. My roof ventilator is pretty much right above where the oven is in my attic (its in quebec, ...
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Wiring a plug onto a hardwired oven

I have bought a Hisense BI5228PBUK electric integrated oven. It’s 3.3kw, has a 16amp fuse and requires a 13amp power supply. Under the worktop, behind the oven, there is a 3 pin plug socket specially ...
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Electric oven keeps cutting out

My electric oven keeps cutting out (completely shutting down, all lights, fan and heating element turn off). After a few minutes it starts up again. This happens repeatedly. The oven has a mechanical ...
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Why is there a 1/4" jack in my oven?

I am in the process of replacing the controller for a jenn-air oven. Ever curious as I am, I was poking around the wiring for all the sensors and elements, tracing them out, and learning their ...
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Oven/Stove or Wiring causing breaker to trip [closed]

My Kitchen was delivered some days ago and the persons doing the installation were unable to get the oven/Stove set to work. I am unsure if I have a faulty oven/stove or faulty wiring in the apartment ...
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50 amp circuit breaker for a 30 amp electric oven?

My new 30 amp (240v) oven tripped a 50 amp breaker, and now will not heat. The warranty repair is happening, but here's my question: should I just put in a 30 amp breaker to protect the oven from ...
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Oven spare parts - does serial code matter

I need to replace the heating element on my whirlpool oven. The model number is AKZ451/IX/01 and the serial code is 858545115073. When looking for spares online, I see heating elements listed as ...
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Can I use a 60A circuit for both a cooktop and oven?

I removed an electric slide-in range. The box was wired with 8-3 stranded copper on a 60a circuit breaker. I am installing a cooktop with a built-in oven. All I have is the one 8-3 wire in the wall. ...
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Oven “flickers” in power every now and then

Our oven seems to "flicker" in power every now and then. By that I mean it loses power just momentarily --- or at least it loses power long enough for the clock to reset. This has happened ...
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Gas wall oven vent

I’m replacing a Roper gas wall oven with a new oven. The new ones don’t have vents. The existing vent runs up the cabinet and through the roof. I just had a new roof put on and I don’t want to pull ...
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Oven's heating element stopped working - is the condition of the wiring terminals ok?

My Oven (Westinghouse Freestyle) has stopped heating up properly. The problem happened when the safety-switch connected to the switch-box was triggered, not sure of the cause though it was raining ...
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Oven Functionality causing the main circuit to trip

I've been using my oven normally for bakeries , recently I've facing an problem with it whenever I turned it on it trips the main circuit of the apartment! This happended after switching on the grill ...
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Why don't any of my electric ovens actually keep the temperature that is displayed? [closed]

I had an older oven that was consistently 25-50 degrees Fahrenheit lower than what it was set to be and what the display unit stated. I purchased an oven thermometer and keep it inside to check the ...
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Combination 20 amp dbl breaker tripping when oven is in heating cycle

We renovated a kitchen and installed a GE Profile single wall oven rated at 20 amps, I fed this with a 45 foot run of 10-3 nm cable to allow for oven substitution down the road and also I already had ...
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Wall oven microwave combo wired incorrectly. How should I go about discovering what was damaged?

I have a KitchenAid wall oven microwave combo unit. After having some cabinets redone the oven was reinstalled but was wired incorrectly. The 240V circuit going to the oven is only 3 wire (so two hot ...
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Splicing 6/3 wire to multiple 8/3 wires (or even other 6/3 wires) inside a junction box

I have a situation where my oven and counter-top range are split up, but fall within spec of being able to utilize one 50a breaker on the panel. My plan is to pull a single 6/3 cable to a large ...
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Replacing oven broil element. Will this replacement work?

My broil element has never worked in my oven. I moved into this house 11 years ago, and the oven is probably the original one with the house (it's an olive green tappan electric!). I finally decided ...
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Bypassing a defective heating element in an oven toaster

So I have a typical oven toaster and based on my research, one of the heating element is defective (no continuity). My oven has 4 heating elements and only 1 is defective. 2 elements are in the ...
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Oven pilot making high pitched noise (when off)

There is a high pitched noise that is coming from my oven. I have pinpointed that the noise is coming from the oven pilot light, and it is most audible when the oven is off. When the oven is off, the ...
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Questions on GE electric 5 coil burner element

I have an older GE electric stove: there are 6" & 8" burners. If you set the heat to max the elements each and every one glow cherry red and you have to watch food to make sure it does ...
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Why is my gas oven no longer heating?

I have a Frigidaire gas wall oven that is no longer heating. It was working off and on the past couple of weeks but now is not heating at all. All the electrical functions work and the igniter ...
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New slide in oven install

I’m Installing a new slide in GE Gas oven and the gas line is located higher on the wall than usual. This is forcing the oven forward an extra inch. Can I remove back plate so the oven sits more flush ...
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Electric oven trips RCD immediately

Daughter left the oven on full heat and our house's RCD tripped. Strangely, after removing the oven light bulb, we are now able to use the hot plates! However, switching the oven/grill selector switch ...
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My oven insulation is burning when I bake [closed]

My oven burns every time I bake. The insulation always seems to light up when I use it. Also, some rats infested it a while back and really caused damage but they all died.
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Help with wiring an electric oven after moving it to be underneath an existing electric hob (UK)

Photos can be seen at: https://imgur.com/a/sUqCnZd I currently have an electric oven (Photo 1) on one side of the kitchen, and an electric induction hob (Photo 3) on the other side of the kitchen. ...
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Oven stops heating

Oven is a Whirlpool Model # WFG371LVB1 Serial # R00415666 and is about 10 years old. When cooking for less than 20 minutes, there is no issue and the oven will stay heating for the entire time. But ...
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Oven burner not lighting normally - strange behavior

I have a 15 year old Capital Performance Series gas range, model number PSGR304. This is a cheap relative of a commercial-style DCS range without any electronic controls, timers, etc. Lately it has ...
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From where does gas oven get combustion air?

My gas oven is only partially heating while I run my evaporative cooler. I can also smell gas when both these appliances are on. My first thought is that perhaps the combustion air intake is ...
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New gas range setting off smoke/gas detectors

I converted our kitchen's range to gas. The gas line was installed professionally but I connected the new stove. As part of setup I heated the oven to 350 to test the burners. Soon after reaching ...
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Why are there ovens with control panel toward the back?

I often see ovens with their control panel behind the elements, mostly in US American settings, like in the picture below. Where I live, the controls are always in front of the appliance. It seems ...
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Chemical smell from older Viking Gas (propane) Range

I have a Viking Gas Range that runs on propane for 20 years. Lately, when I use the stove to bake something I'll get a crazy chemical smell. It happens about every 3rd time I use the stove. I end up ...
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How do I wire a GE oven that requires 110v + 220v in a 220v-only home?

I have GE oven (JB680SP3SS), purchased in 2011. It requires 220v + 110v. The place I was living in had 110 and 220. Last year I moved to another city and the place I live it only have 220v. I ...
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Electrolux EOB51001 oven making loud vibration noise when switched on

I have quite an old Electrolux oven (model number EOB 51001), which has started making a loud vibration noise instantly as soon as it is turned on. This happens when turning it to any setting other ...

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