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Kenmore smooth top stove: Oven was on at 330 for about an

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Kenmore smooth top stove: Oven was on at 330 for about an hour & started beeping & showing F1.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 2 months ago.

F1 means there is an low voltage heating circuit short. This is either a bad oven sensor or a bad display relay control board. You can't test the board but you can test the sensor. Open the door and remove the 3-4" long thin metal rod attached to the back wall. There are 2 screws holding the sensor on that you can remove and then pull the sensor forward until you can disconnect it. With a multimeter, check the resistance of the sensor at room temperature and it should be about 1080 ohms. If it's not, replace the sensor, otherwise you need to replace your relay board.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 2 months ago.

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