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I have a Whirlpool Electric Range GFE461LVS 0 When we bake

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I have a Whirlpool Electric Range GFE461LVS 0
When we bake the oven goes over temperature and displays. "Fault Code. Press Start to try again"
I tested the oven temperature sensor with a Ohms meter and it is OK. I suspect it is the control board W10157242 but wanted to confirm before I spent $300.

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Mark
Hello, and thank you for using this service. I'll be helping you with your problem today.

So you are exactly right that your control board is bad. If there was a different issue you'd get a specific error code like F7, or F5 or something like that. If it just says "Fault Code", then your display board itself will need to be replaced.

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