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I have a maytag range model mgr4451bdw, the oven turns ...

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I have a maytag range model mgr4451bdw, the oven turns on by itself, what the problem, what needs to be replace
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman replied 9 years ago.

Hi and Welcome to Just Answer,

 

Ok, let's take a look at this;

 

It sounds like your thermostat may be shorting out, then every now and then it thinks you are using the oven so it turn on... That would be my first thought

 

 

 

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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman's Post: Would a bad themostat also cause it to switch from bake to broil? This appliance is a little over 2 years old and has a disgital display, would the thermostat cause it to do this as well?
Expert:  Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman replied 9 years ago.
Since it is digital, then the controls would be a controlled through a panel of Circuits which could allow it to do a few weird things. But this would be a good starting point in your search to repair this
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