This manual was designed to assist the novice technician in the repair of household domestic cooking equipment that has been operating successfully for an extended period of months or years and has only recently stopped operating properly, with no major change in installation parameters or location. The expert provides great information on what might be wrong with the oven. It's Thanksgiving, and your bird is all dressed up and ready to go, when you remember that your oven gave up the ghost last July. Good luck, hope this helps, and thanks for using FixYa. To get started, choose your model from the list above, click the chat button, or call 1-800-252-1698. Simply becasue the ignitor is lighting does not mean it is good.
The square igniter requires 3. I feel certain you will fnd the draw 3. If the cord appears worn, replace the power cord with new to solve the problem. These tips may help you resolve this oven problem. You can order parts from the Sears PartsDirect website. I don't believe that the number you provided is a valid model number. Electric Here is a link to one of the made after 1990 models.
Not knowing the issue that the oven may have is the hardest part but after you know the solution you'll be ready to cook all of your favorite foods. Such special considerations include installation parameters, installation location, the possibility of manufacturing or construction defects, damage in transit and others. Here is a link for the website: Sears Home Services. The first and more professional way is to measure the amperage draw of the ignitor after it has been glowing for approximately 45 seconds. A common range problem is when the range completely stops working.
A short in the terminal block wiring keeps the entire range from working. A tip is to remove the back panel of the range and press the reset button on the fuse to get the range working again. Inspect the terminal block for damaged wires, melted insulation or discolored terminal connections. I researched your information that you provided and came across a link where fits your issue that's at hand. Maybe this site's pans are compatible, hopefully. Replace a faulty terminal block with quality to restore function to your range. Find which Hotpoint oven, stove or range parts in your appliance need replacing and how to do it yourself.
If you pull the bottom panel out of the oven and see the glow bar igniter as shown in the link for a previous answer provided above, then you can check to see if that igniter is glowing on the bake burner when you set it to heat. Waiting to hear from you, Eric Campion Posted on Feb 13, 2009 I have this model too and have had to replace two thermocouples because the pilot is so high it frys them. Although they may posess the problems described in this manual, cooking equipment that has recently been installed or moved are subject to special considerations not taken into account in this manual for the sake of simplicity. A damaged power cords does not deliver electricity to the appliance. I hope that it helps you to get the oven operational very soon. If the igniter does glow, then you will likely need to replace that igniter since it is not decreasing in resistance enough to allow the minimum current of 3.
If you do not feel confident repairing this problem yourself, then you can have it repaired at your home by a Sears technician. Inspect the Range Power Cord Unplug the power cord, and look it over for worn or damaged areas. Who has the time to bake anymore? The terminal block is in the rear of the stove where the power cord enters the unit. Let alone fix an oven you rarely use? Select a three- or four-prong cord to match the outlet currently in use. I would contact them and tell them your problem. Quality Hotpoint range parts from Sears PartsDirect keep your range in top shape for satisfactorily cooked foods every time.
Reset the Thermal Fuse Both gas and electric ranges have a thermal fuse to keep them from overheating. Now the light Burner on is staying on and I switched the 8 inch burner in the front with this 8 inch burner and still cannot get it to work. Of course, you didn't fix it then, because — well, seems like you cook everything by microwave and toaster oven now. . Your unit incorporates a flat style ignitor and it must draw 3.
Sometimes the self-cleaning cycle trips the fuse and prevents the range from working. The second would be to make an intelligent guess and order part number 74007498 which is an ignitor for your oven. Check the Main Terminal Block The main terminal block transfers the electrical power from the cord to the heating elements of the stove. I do like the hot 125 degree oven for drying sun dried tomatoes and keeping plates warm. They may know what's going on and find something that will work for this crazy situation.