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Ovens

10 Most Common Problems

Diagnosis &
Repair Cost

(U.S. dollars w/o tax)
1. Oven does not come on 
 a. No AC power to outlet  
 
- Transfer to electrician
 $43 - 58
 b. Clock not set to manual $43 - 58
 c. Burned wire connection $68 - 90
 d. Defective selector switch $122 - 162
 e. Defective thermostat $130 - 200

2. Oven bake light comes on but does not heat
  
 a. Defective bake element $108 - 144
 b. Defective thermostat $130 - 200
 c. Burned wire connection $68 - 90

3. Oven cooks at higher temperature than set for
  
 a. Calibrate thermostat $68 - 90
 b. Defective thermostat $130 - 200
 c. Defective selector switch $122 - 162
 d. Defective bake/broil switch $167 - 222

4. Time bake does not work
  
 a. Defective clock assembly $175 - 325
 b. Defective selector switch $122 - 162
 c. Wire connection $68 - 90
 d. Customer does not know how to operate $43 - 58

5. Self-clean does not work
  
 a. Panel cover for door glass not in proper position $43 - 58
 b. Clock not set properly $43 - 58
 c. Door not locked $43 - 58
 d. Defective selector switch $122 - 162
 e. Defective thermostat $130 - 200
 f. Self-clean switch not closing $108 - 144
 g. Wire connection $68 - 90
 h. Defective clock assemble $175 - 325

6. Door does not shut
  
 a. Self-clean door latch stuck in locked position  
 
- Follow procedures for cleaning & then for turning off
 $43 - 58
 
- Locking mechanism defective
 $120 - 185
 
- Locking latch bent
 $68 - 90
 b. Hinges bent $140 - 186
 c. Door springs broke $95 - 126

7. Oven door gets extremely hot
  
 a. Defective door seals $108 - 144
 b. Poor insulation $43 - 58
 c. Manufacturer's design flaw $43 - 58
 d. Door hinges out of adjustment $68 - 90

8. Door will not open
  
 a. Re-set selector switch to off position - take out of clean $43 - 58
 b. Defective door switch $99 - 132
 c. Defective temperature sensor $122 - 162
 d. Defective control board $150 - 265

9. Light will not come on or stays on
  
 a. No AC power  
 
- Transfer to electrician
 $43 - 58
 b. Light bulb blown $45 - 60
 c. Light socket defective $90 - 120
 d. Defective door switch $99 - 132

10. Oven cooks uneven to unevenly
  
 a. Air circulation duct clogged $68 - 90
 b. Manufacture's defect $43 - 58
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