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Maytag gas range. When I go to turn the oven on it says locked.

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Maytag gas range. When I go to turn the oven on it says locked. The stove top is working fine. The door is not locked I have unplugged it and reset the control pas as well still will not unlock or turn on???
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

The Home Smithy :

Hi. Welcome to JustAnswer.
I will need the model number from the manufacturers lable.
Please click here for the location.

JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : XXXXXXXXXX cell
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : 8114p850-60 (3-1-00)
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Are you there?
The Home Smithy :

Yes, I was busy with other customers, sorry.

The Home Smithy :

Ok that is the serial number. I need the model number, please.

JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Sorry
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Rs-1 would that be it?
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Maytag proforma
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Pgr5710bdw
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : That should be the model number
JACUSTOMER-nurwki1p- : Pgr5710bdw. Model number
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.
Ok the chat feature is getting buggy this morning so I have switched this over to a regulat Q&A session. Just post your replies to me in the reply box at the bottom of the page.
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

There should be something like MER5570AWW or similar

 

Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

checking now. Please stand by.

 

Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.
Ok what you have is a bad door lock switch. Please stand by and I will see if I can get you parts information and a service manual to work from.
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

Uploading the manual now

 

Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

Please click here to order the new switch. Had to re upload the manual. Please stand by for the link.

 

Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

Please click here to download the service manual.

Please let me know if you require further assistance, or information.
If not please click on "ACCEPT".
Thank you.



Edited by The Home Smithy on 1/1/2011 at 4:27 PM EST
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Pgr5710bdw. Model number
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.

Please see my posts above for the information you require.

The system got buggy. Sorry for the problems.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Is this something that goes bad or needs to be replaced randomly? I never used the clean or lock feature
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 5 years ago.
Yes, they do go out on occasion. It isnt common but like anything mechanical they can fail.
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