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Hi - Have a Kenmore electric range - Model # XXXXX -

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Hi - Have a Kenmore electric range - Model # XXXXX - it went dead yesterday - it looks like the bottle element burnt out so we replace it.

Now we are getting an F1 signal and beeping - we tried the cancel as it says in the manual but it keeps come back Also the oven is on lock and cannot open door although it does not appear that the heat is on.

The manuel says to reset the control but no instructions as how to do this

Thank you
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 5 years ago.

Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today.


Unfortunately this is a bad code to get, it means the control has failed>

F1Circuit board defectiveReplace control board


You will need to order and replace the control board which is actually the clock, you are in Canada so you will need to find a local supplier there in order it through them , most US suppliers don't care the part and don't ship out of the US, I hope this helps, thanks, Bryan

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