Hotpoint gas stove troubleshooting

Hotpoint m524N  gas stove troubleshooting

PROBLEMPOSSIBLE CAUSE AND REMEDY
OVEN WILL NOT WORKPlug on range is not completely inserted in the electrical outlet.
The circuit breaker in your house has been tripped, or a fuse has been blown. Oven controls not properly set.
OVEN LIGHT DOES NOT WORKLight bulb is loose.
Bulb is defective. Replace.
Switch operating oven light is broken. Call for service.
FOOD DOES NOT BROIL PROPERLYOVEN SET knob not set at BROIL.
OVEN TEMP knob not set at BROIL.
Door not left ajar as recommended.
Improper shelf position being used. Check Broiling Guide.
Necessary preheating was not done.
Food is being cooked on hot pan.
Utensils are not suited for broiling.
Aluminum foil used on the broil pan rack has not been fitted properly and slit as recommended.
FOOD DOES NOT ROAST OR BAKE PROPERLYOVEN SET knob not set on BAKE.
OVEN TEMP knob not set correctly.
Shelf position is incorrect. Check Roasting or Baking Guides.
Oven shelf is not level.
Incorrect cookware or cookware of improper size is being used.
A foil tent was not used when needed to slow down browning during roasting.
CALROD® SURFACE UNITS NOT FUNCTIONING PROPERLYSurface units are not plugged in solidly.
Trim rings/drip pans are not set securely in the range top. Surface unit controls are not properly set.

Hotpoint RGB790CEKCC  gas stove troubleshooting

ProblemPossible CausesWhat To Do
Top burners do not light or do not burn evenlyPlug on range is not completely inserted in the electrical outlet.• Make sure electrical plug is plugged into a live, properly grounded outlet
Burner hole or slits on the side of the burner may be clogged.• Remove the burners (on models with standard twin burners) or burner heads and caps (on models with sealed burners) and clean them with a sewing needle or twist-tie. Make sure you do not enlarge the holes.
On sealed burner models, check and clean the electrode area for bumed-on food or grease.
Improper burner assembly'.• Make sure the burner parts are installed correctly. See the Care and cleaning of the range section.
Burner flames very large or yellowImproper air to gas ratio.• If range is connected to LP gas, contact the person who installed your range or made the conversion.
Surface burners light but oven does notThe oven gas shut-off valve may have accidentally been moved during cleaning or moving.• To check the oven gas shut-off valve on sealed burner models, remove the storage drawer or kick panel (see the Care and cleaning of the range section) and look for the gas shut-off lever at the back of the range.
Control signals after entering cooking time or start timeYou forgot to enter a bake temperature or cleaning time.• Touch the BAKE pad and desired temperature or the SELF CLEAN pad and desired clean time.
Clock and timer do not workPlug on range is not completely inserted in the electrical oudet• Make sure electrical plug is plugged into a live, properly grounded oudet.
A fuse in your home may be blown or the circuit breaker tripped.• Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker.
Oven controls improperly set.• See the Using the clock and timer section.
Food does not bake or roast properlyOven controls improperly set.• See the Using the oven section.
Shelf position is incorrect• See the Using the oven section.
Incorrect cookware or cookware of improper size being used.• See the Using the oven section.
Oven thermostat needs adjustment.• See the Adjust the oven thermostat—Do it yourself 1 section.
Clock not set correctly.• See the Using the clock and timer section.
Aluminum foil used improperly in the oven.• See the Care and cleaning of the range section.
Oven bottom not securely seated in position.• See the Installation of the range section.
Food does not broil properlyOven controls improperly set.• Make sure you touch the BROIL HI/LO pad.
Oven door not closed.• See the Using the oven section.
Improper shelf position being used.• See the Broiling Guide.
Food being cooked in a hot pan.• Use the broiling pan and grid that came with your range. Make sure it Is cool.
Cookware not suited for broiling.• Use the broiling pan and grid that came with your range.
Aluminum foil used on the the broiling pan and grid has not been fitted properly and slit as recommended.• See the Using the oven section.
Oven bottom not securely seated in position.• See the Installation of the range section.
Oven temperature too hot or too coldOven thermostat needs adjustment.• See the Adjust the oven thermostat—Do it yourself! section.
Oven light does not workLight bulb is loose or defective.• Tighten or replace the bulb.
Plug on range is not completely inserted in the electrical oudet.• Make sure electrical plug is plugged into a live, properly grounded oudet.
Oven will not self-cleanThe oven temperature is too high to set a self-clean operation.• Allow the range to ccx>l to rm temperature and reset the controls.
Ov en controls improperly set.• See the Using the self-cleaning oven section.
On models with a door latch, the oven door is not in the locked position.• Make sure you move the door latch handle all the way to the right.
"Crackling" or "popping" soundThis is the sound of the metal heating and cooling during both the cooking and cleaning functions.• This is normal.
Excessive smokingExcessive soil.• Touch the CLEAR/OFF pad. Open the windows to rid the room of smoke. Wait until the light on the SELF CLEAN pad goes off. Wipe up the excess soil and reset the clean cycle.
Oven door will not open after a clean cycleOven too hot.• Allow' the oven to cool belowr locking temperature.
Oven not clean after a clean cycleOven controls not properly set.• See the Using the self-cleaning oven section.
Oven was heavily soiled.• Clean up heavy spillovers before starting the clean cycle. Heavily soiled ovens may need to self-clean again or for a longer period of time.
Oven door will not unlock (on models with a door latch)Oven is too hot.• Allowr the oven to cool below locking temperature.
Do not lock the dtx>r with the coir latch except when using the self-clean feature.
"Door" appears in the display (on models with a door latch)Self-cleaning cycle has been selected but the latch handle was not moved all the way to the right.• Move the latch handle all the way to the right.
Latch handle was moved to the right but a program other than self-cleaning was selected.• Move the latch handle to the right only when setting the self-cleaning cycle.
"F—and a number or letter" flash in the displayOn models with a door latch, if a function error code appears during the self-cleaning cycle, check the oven door latch.• The latch may have been moved, even if only slightly, from the locked position. Make sure the latch Is moved to the right as far as it will go.
You have a function error code.• Touch the CLEAR/OFF pad. Allowr the oven to for one hour. Put the oven back into operation.
If the function code repeats.• Disconnect all power to the range for 5 minutes and then reconnect power. If the function error code repeats, call for service.
Display goes blankA fuse in your home may be blown or the circuit breaker tripped.• Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker.
The dock is turned off so that it does not show in the display.• See the Using the clock and timer section.
Display flashesPower failure.• Reset the clock.
Unable to get the display to show “SF"Oven control pads were not touched properly.• The BAKE and BROIL HI/LO pads must be touched at the same time and held for 3 seconds.
Power outage, clock flashesPower outage or surge.• Reset the clock. If the oven was in use, you must reset it by touching the CLEAR/OFF pad, setting the clock and resetting any cooking function.
"Burning" or "oily" odor emitting from the ventThis is normal in a new oven and will disappear in time.• To speed the process, set a self-clean cycle for a minimum of 3 hours. See the Using the self-cleaning oven section.
Strong odorAn odor from the insulation around the inside of the oven is normal for the first few times the oven is used.• This is temporary.
Fan noiseA cooling fan may automatically turn on and off to cool internal parts.• This is normal. The cooling fan will turn off and on.
Drawer does not slide smoothly or dragsThe drawer is out of alignment.• Fully extend the drawer and push it all the way in. See the Care and cleaning of the range section.
Drawer is over-loaded or load is unbalanced.• Reduce weight. Redistribute drawer contents.