Kitchenaid KGRI801PBL00 oven temp overheat
Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:03 PM
I'm not all that savvy with electric/gas things, but here is the problem:
Turn oven on, set temperature to 350. Display stops @ 348 during preheat, but oven takes off into stratosphere, I put a temp gauge in the oven and it registers 550. I've seen a lot of the OPPOSITE issue showing on the boards.
Tried unplugging the unit, same thing.
Self clean was run prior to this (ducks. I read the FAQs
A local appliance tech replaced the temp sensor, same problem. He said the electronic control panel needs to be replaced together with the thermostat, for $650. I of course can buy a new one for less than that.
Internet is my best friend. There are no error codes when you start up the oven, I figured out how to get into the diagnostics, and all the error codes show 0111 (normal methinks) except the third code shows 01rr, I dont know what that is, but I'm not seeing the E or F codes come up. I am therefore suspicious of the diagnosis, and I'd rather not plunk down $$
I dont have the diagnostic tools to check current, etc.
Thanks for your help
Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:27 PM
So you ran self clean, eh? No need to duck now, we are very patient. As soon as you stop ducking, we will hurl all manner of things at you.
Edited by DurhamAppliance, 01 April 2012 - 10:33 PM.
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:32 PM
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:44 PM
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:52 PM
Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:55 PM
I didnt know about the self clean problems until I read the FAQ. My old house had a real old "manual" electric oven, and we beat the crud out of it, AND IT NEVER BROKE DOWN!!!!
Interesting note - I have a GE oven too, the control board is located above and behind the oven body, but the kitchenaid is right in front, so it definitely gets beat up by the heat a LOT more
I am going to price out the panel on your site, and see how log it would take me to do it. With Passover on the way though, I may not have enough time to do this.
I really appreciate your responses, it is very kind of you all to help us netizens out.
Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:07 PM
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:33 PM
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Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:37 AM
4453936BL is the Control Panel # 1
you may need Electronic Control # 3
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Posted 25 April 2012 - 10:30 PM
Thank you for the help.
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