Kenmore Oven Broiler Stuck On - Appliances - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Appliances

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-19-2013, 07:21 AM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Maryland
Posts: 66
Rewards Points: 75
Default

Kenmore Oven broiler stuck on


I have a kenmore 790.95680302 electric range. Yesterday I went to bake dinner at 350 deg when I found 20 minutes later the broiler element was on high, and the oven was over 700 deg.

I tried disconnecting the wires to the broiler element, taping them, to see if the oven would heat. It did not. So the bake element isn't working at all either.

What might the diagnostic steps be to track down the faulty part? I have the wiring diagram but are unsure what to test, or do I just replace the electronic oven control?

Thanks

Advertisement


Last edited by daveplot; 01-19-2013 at 08:06 AM.
daveplot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 10:59 AM   #2
Ole Wood Worker

 
BigJim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Lookout Valley, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Posts: 7,844
Rewards Points: 2,790
Blog Entries: 1
Default

Kenmore Oven broiler stuck on


I am by no means a repairmen, I just barely stumble through some repairs, but to me it seems the contacts in the controls are stuck shut, my guess would be replace the controls.

Advertisement

__________________
New members: Please consider adding your location to your profile.

If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time!

Jim
BigJim is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 11:09 AM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 27,726
Rewards Points: 568
Default

Kenmore Oven broiler stuck on


http://www.repairclinic.com/RepairHe...roubleshooting
joecaption is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 04:23 PM   #4
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Maryland
Posts: 66
Rewards Points: 75
Default

Kenmore Oven broiler stuck on


Thanks, ordered control board. Elements tested fine.
daveplot is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to daveplot For This Useful Post:
BigJim (01-19-2013)
Old 01-19-2013, 07:15 PM   #5
#1 HAWKEYE FAN
 
hardwareman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 1,573
Rewards Points: 1,056
Default

Kenmore Oven broiler stuck on


relay on the oven control board is sticking
__________________
................."I want a house that has gotten over all its troubles. I dont' want to spend the rest of life bringing up a young and inexperienced house"...........
hardwareman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
oven stuck in broil gcan Appliances 2 12-30-2012 11:42 PM
Kenmore Oven Broiler Kaput...need top fix downdraft Appliances 11 06-17-2012 12:11 AM
Kenmore Oven Element Arcing Valerie1960 Appliances 2 01-30-2012 09:03 AM
Old gas kenmore range....no oven, but burners work shadango Appliances 24 11-17-2010 07:45 AM
Kenmore Wall Oven doesn't turn on queen614621 Appliances 1 12-15-2008 05:45 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts