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Oven Door Repair - Oven Light is Out - Appliance tip of the week

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    Oven Door Repair

    The part(s) or condition(s) listed below for the symptom oven door repair not turning are ordered from most likely to least likely to occur. Check or test each item, starting with the items at the top of the page.

    Door Hinge

    An oven door repair may be needed if the door hinge breaks or is bent out of shape. Oven doors have two door hinges, a left and right. On some ovens the same hinge is used, on other ovens the right hinge and left hinge have different part numbers. The door hinge sometimes is sold with all necessary parts and springs, other times the parts need to be ordered separately. An oven door repair for a door hinge is a relatively easy repair for a do-it-yourselfer.

    Hinge Receptacle

    An oven door repair may be needed if the door hinge receptacle or is bent out of shape

    Outer Door Glass

    If the outer door glass is broken, it can be replaced. This oven door repair requires that the oven door be removed from the oven and layed down on a sturdy flat surface. The outer door glass is made of tempered glass. Use eye and hand protection when performing this oven door repair.

    Oven Light is Out

    The part(s) or condition(s) listed below for the symptom Oven light is out are ordered from most likely to least likely to occur. Check or test each item, starting with the items at the top of the page.

    Light Assembly

    If the oven light is out, the entire light assembly may need to be replaced. Often the light assembly components are not sold separately.

    Light Bulb

    To determine if the light bulb has burned out, use a multimeter to test it for continuity, or install the bulb into an identical socket to test it.

    Light Socket

    Use a multimeter to test for power to the light socket. If the light socket is getting power, but the oven light won’t work, this indicates that the light socket is defective. If the light socket is defective, replace it.

    Light Switch

    To determine if the light switch is defective, use a multimeter to test it for continuity. If the light switch does not have continuity, replace it.

    Touchpad and Control Panel

    The touchpad and control panel regulate the power supply to all of the oven components, including the oven light. If the touchpad and control panel assembly is defective, it won’t signal the oven control board to turn on the oven light. However, this is rarely the case. First, test the light bulb and socket. If the light bulb and socket are not defective, the touchpad and control panel assembly might be at fault.

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    Set of four chrome drip pans, 2 small, 2 large


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    Surface coil element replacement kit, 2 eight inch elements, 2 six inch elements, four receptacles and related hardware


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    Oven bake element. The terminals are male quarter inch spade connectors


    jeff.
    Last edited by jeff1; 12-19-2015 at 10:03 PM.
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