Even though ovens may be seldom used in the kitchen, it is still an important appliance that should be taken care of. Knowing more about ovens is important before any oven problems would occur.
Appliance Doctor company, your appliances repair doctor in Florida that offer repair services like range and oven repair, refrigerator repair, microwave repair services, and other appliances, give some tips about the most common problems of ovens and what to do about it.
Beforehand and a word of precaution, minor repairs of kitchen appliance may be safe, however, certain appliances are dangerous and needs professional expertise and oven is one of them.
If you plan to self-fix it yourself, check first the warranty period, which covers the labor and appliance part’s cost for defective workmanship and appliance parts for a year after the purchased date. Secondly, protect yourself by taking precautionary safety measures in avoiding the electrical risks and hazards waiting to happen anytime. It is best to call the Appliance Doctor.
Problem No.1: Not Turning On
After plugging On the Oven but still no power? Several issues include wire is broken, a damaged broil element or bad control, or the amount of power it needs is less or more. While for gas oven problems like faulty gas control, igniter or valve. Attempting to fix these issues is highly dangerous in which you could be electrically in shock, it is advisable to leave it to the professionals at Appliance Doctor.
Problem No.2: Unstable Temperature
Overcooked, or not properly cooked food is the most common result of an oven not cooking the correct temperature. There is a need to recalibrate the temperature controls, which can be found in the owner’s manual. This can be done by increasing or decreasing the temperature levels by up to 350 degrees Fahrenheit, recording correct temperature reading every 30 minutes, adjusting the oven’s temperature dial (based on its readings), and repeat testing until the correct calibration. If all of these are a bit complex, it is time to call in the professionals.
Problem No.3: Light is Not Working
If there is no light, the possibility is that the bulb is burned out and can be replaced by a new one. If the problem still not fixed, it could be an electronic control, or a bad light switch, or connecting wire which is best to consult an electrical technician since it would involve electrical wirings, circuitry and the danger of electrocution.
Problem No.4: Not Heating Up
After some time the oven is not heating at all then the ignition system or the heating element is possibly damaged. For electric ovens, the problem is likely the heating element. When you adjust the temperature and still not heating up, then the heating element should be replaced. For gas ovens, the bad igniter is the main suspect, but also make sure the gas line is in good condition. After checking and found the range above the oven is fine, then probably the igniter needs to be replaced by the Appliance Doctor.
Oven Replacement. If all means have been used and exhausted in repairing your oven, another alternative is oven replacement. These include long-years use, rust wearing all over the insides of the oven, and a damaged rack system. For ovens that are 30 years and older, replacement parts are hard to find or no longer available, and a new replacement is the only solution.
However, if you tried all means and lost your patience along midway of the article, or have second thoughts of the risk the dangers and hazards of oven electrocution, probably it is better to call the expert and professional in appliance repairs- Appliance Doctor company.
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Appliance Doctor company, your doctor for your appliances repairs also offers services like range and oven repair, refrigerator repair, freezer, and ice maker repair, washer and dryer repair, dishwasher repair, microwave repair, and garbage disposal repair.
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