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Maytag oven ecwe900,shuts down .f- 2 codes appear. have

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maytag oven ecwe900,shuts down .f- 2 codes appear. have installed a new sensor .worked well for 2 days .shuts down again ,f-2 code appears
what's the next step .
thanks Frank
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now.

Normally this is rare for the sensor to be bad as most times it is actually the clock control that goes bad and does not read the sensor correctly. You should access the wiring to the control and check the thermister resistance a the control. If it does read within range 1080 ohms at room temp 77 degrees and the wiring looks good replace the control.

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