Whirlpool Oven Error Codes



All keys can be used to acknowledge an error message.

Error CodesSolutions
3Generator too hot (Generator thermoswitch has tripped. Reconnect by pressing button under oven.)
4Oven too hot (Oven chamber thermoswitch has tripped. Reconnect by pressing button under oven.)
5Fan too hot (Thermoswitch in motor has tripped. Wait for 10 minutes and try again.
6Drain too hot (Drain temperature has been above 75°C for more than 5 min. Check that jet in drain is working.)
7Oven sensor defective (Temperature sensor in oven chamber not working properly.)
8Core temp. probe not connected (A program using core temp. probe has been selected but probe has not been connected.)
9Generator sensor defective (Temperature sensor in generator not working.)
10Drain sensor defective (Sensor in drain not working. Oven can still be used.)
11Water shortage (Steam generator was not filled within two minutes. Check that the water has been turned on.)
12SSR too hot (Solid-state relay too hot.)
13Generator too hot (Temperature in steam generator higher than 130°C. If fault recurs, descale generator)
14Fan running too slow.
15CPU board too hot (> 60°C).
16IO board too hot (> 60°C).
18Error in set-up data.
19Wrong language.
20Internal defect (Failure in communication between computer and IO board.)
22Restart not possible (Oven has been without power too long.)
23Oven too hot at CombiWash start-up.
24Draining failure (Drain blocked or failure of drain pump. Water level in generator still high after 10 seconds of draining.)
25Core temperature probe defective (1, 2 or 3 of the elements in the core temperature probe defective.)
28Configuration error in main alarms (3, 4, 5, 12) (warning)
29Wrong door sensor signal (warning)
34Water pressure too low (Check that water is turned on.)
40Temperature in IO board critical (Warning after program run.)
43Wrong software version (Visual Cooking I oven)
44Failure during initialisation of exhaust at oven start-up.
4524 V missing or failure of main contactor output.
PFThere has been a power failure. Clear the display. On some models, reset the clock, if needed.
F9 E0The electrical outlet in the home may be miswired. Contact a qualified electrician to verify the electrical supply.
F5 E1self clean latch will not lock or unlock
F5 E0door open but latch is locked – latch switch communicates a locked door
F4 E1meat probe faulty/shorted
F3 E3oven temp too high in clean mode
F3 E2oven temp over 575C in bake mode
F3 E1oven temp sensor faulty
F3 E0open oven temp sensor circuit
F2 E6cancel key (button) is faulty
F2 E5cancel key (button) is faulty
F2 E0keypad wiring harness not connected
F1defective electronic oven control
F2oven temperature too high
F3open oven temperature sensor
F4oven temperature sensor shorted
F5control board fail
F7function key is stuck
F8control board fail
F9oven door locking fail
Whirlpool Oven Parts

Whirlpool Oven Parts

Whirlpool Oven Removing Door

To remove the door:




  1. Open the door fully.
  2. Lift the catches and push them forwards as far as they will go (fig. 1).
  3. Close the door as far as it will go (A), lift it up (B) and turn it (C) until it is released (D) (fig. 2).

To refit the door:

  1. Insert the hinges in their seats.
  2. Open the door fully.
  3. Lower the two catches.
  4. Close the door.
Whirlpool Oven Removing Door

Whirlpool Oven Removing Door

Whirlpool Oven Troubleshooting

ProblemPossible Causes - Solutions
Nothing will operatePower supply cord is unplugged. Plug into a grounded outlet.
Household fuse is blown, or a circuit breaker is tripped. Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker. If the problem continues, call an electrician.
The control displays an F9 or F9 E0 error code. The electrical outlet in the home may be miswired. Contact a qualified electrician to verify the electrical supply
Cooktop will not operateThe control knob is not set correctly. Push in knob before turning to a setting.
On ceramic glass models, the oven control lockout is set. See the control lock keypad feature in the “Feature Guide.”
Excessive heat around cookware on cooktopCookware is not the proper size. Use cookware about the same size as the surface cooking area, element or surface burner. Cookware should not extend more than ¹⁄₂" (13 mm) outside the cooking area.
Cooktop cooking results not what expectedControl knob set to incorrect heat level
Range is not level. Level the range.
Cooktop element cycles on and off on High setting.Element cycling due to a temperature limiter This is normal operation. The element may cycle on and off to keep the cooktop from overheating.
Oven will not operateDelay start is set.
Control lock is on. Press and hold START for 3 seconds to unlock.
Control is in Demo Mode. Press and hold START TIME for 10 seconds to exit Demo Mode. Demo Mode is used for display models in a showroom.
Electronic oven control set incorrectly.
Oven temperature too high or too lowOven temperature needs adjustment.
Oven indicator lights flashPower to range is turned on or restored.
Display shows messagesPower failure (display shows flashing time) Clear the display. On some models, reset the clock, if needed. See “Clock” keypad feature in the “Feature Guide” section.
Error code (display shows letter followed by number) Depending on your model, press CANCEL to clear the display.
Start needs to be pressed so a cycle can begin (display shows “PUSH” or “PSH”). See the “Start” keypad feature in the “Feature Guide” section.
Self-Cleaning Cycle will not operateThe oven door is not closed. Make sure the oven door is fully closed.
The Self-Cleaning function has not been entered correctly. See the “Self-Cleaning Cycle” section.
A Timed Cooking function has been entered. See the “Cook Time” section.
The range is in Sabbath Mode. See the “Sabbath Mode” section.
Mineral deposits are left on the oven bottom after the Steam Clean cycleTap water was used in the Steam Clean cycle. Use distilled or filtered water in the Steam Clean cycle. To remove deposits, use a cloth soaked with vinegar. Then use a cloth dampened with water to thoroughly remove any vinegar residue.
Range is not level. Mineral deposits will collect on dry areas of the oven bottom during the Steam Clean cycle. Level the range. See the Installation Instructions. To remove deposits, use a cloth soaked with vinegar. Then use a cloth dampened with water to thoroughly remove any vinegar residue.
Oven cooking results not what expectedRange is not level. Level the range. See the Installation Instructions.
The temperature set was incorrect. Double-check the recipe in a reliable cookbook.
Oven temperature needs adjustment. See “Oven Temperature Control” in the “Electronic Oven Controls” section.
Oven was not preheated. See “Baking and Roasting” section.
Racks were positioned improperly. See “Positioning Racks and Bakeware” section.
Not enough air circulation around bakeware. See “Positioning Racks and Bakeware” section.

 

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