Get Answers to your Appliance Repair Questions

Washer Parts  ·   Dryer Parts  ·   Refrigerator Parts  ·   Dishwasher Parts  ·   Range/Cooktop/Oven Parts  ·   All Appliance Parts 

Author Topic: Dead GE wall oven, except for the light  (Read 2315 times)

Offline vqamarty

  • VIP Member
  • Member Since: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 1
Dead GE wall oven, except for the light
« on: February 27, 2011, 04:41:31 PM »

My wife used the self clean feature (yikes) and afterwards the oven is dead except for the inside light.I have looked at many sites online and reviewed the repair manual.Is there anything that could cause the control panel to be dead such as a thermal switch?I get no resistance across the thermal limit switch or the oven sensor circuit.Could either of these knock out the oven or is it a fried control panel issue?Thanks for any help you can offer. ???


Offline whirlpooltech

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Nov 2007
  • Posts: 1367
  • Country: us
  • 20 years of experience
Re: Dead GE wall oven, except for the light
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2011, 05:05:36 PM »
I would check to see if I had 120 Volts going to the Control Panel. If you have power to the control panel and the panel does not light up then replace it.

If you do not have power to the control panel then you will need to trace it back with your volt meter to see were you lost the voltage. Could be at a thermo fuse or at the junction box were the oven is directly connected to the incoming power.

I have see were wire nuts will melt off in the junction boxes after self cleaning because they were not put on very tight to start with. - Over 2 Million Appliance Parts In-Stock. 365-Day Hassle Free Return Policy!


Maytag Double Wall oven lights

Started by jumptrout51

Replies: 2
Views: 7362
Last post December 23, 2007, 01:26:06 PM
by kjagmin
Maytag self clean wall oven

Started by MajorApp

Replies: 13
Views: 11294
Last post May 19, 2008, 09:58:15 AM
by MajorApp
Frigidaire Range Oven Light Stays On

Started by TechnicianBrian

Replies: 0
Views: 9771
Last post May 09, 2008, 07:26:14 AM
by TechnicianBrian
Whirlpool oven "bake" setting doesn't light up.

Started by jaworf

Replies: 6
Views: 8012
Last post August 10, 2008, 08:33:54 AM
by jaworf
Electrolux Oven Light won't Turn Off

Started by TechnicianBrian

Replies: 0
Views: 12213
Last post September 12, 2008, 07:13:49 AM
by TechnicianBrian
Whirlpool Wall oven/Micro

Started by service1

Replies: 5
Views: 7367
Last post October 07, 2016, 10:00:35 PM
by Caddy4343