Wall oven articles

From the best oven rack placement to troubleshooting an oven not heating, these articles and videos from Sears PartsDirect explain how to get the best results from your wall oven. For more DIY wall oven advice, check out our repair help section for troubleshooting guidance and step-by-step repair instructions on how to fix wall oven problems.

Wall Oven

Articles and videos common to all wall oven

September 19, 2022
Introduction article for holiday range preparation.

Start now to get your stove ready for the holiday season

August 30, 2022
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Learn about all the convenient features on our Sears PartsDirect website that make your parts purchases easier.

August 19, 2022
Introduction image for article on DIY appliance repair safety.

Find out how to stay safe when repairing your appliances.

August 5, 2022
Image article introducing the Sears Technical Institute.

Learn about Sears Technical Institute and the advanced technical content being developed for aspiring appliance techs.

December 29, 2021
Microwave blown fuse

Learn about replacing a microwave fuse

December 29, 2021
Sears PartsDirect sells original equipment manufacturer (OEM) replacement parts for a variety of microwave brands, including Frigidaire, Sharp, GE, Whirlpool and Kenmore.

Follow these tips when your microwave won't heat

December 27, 2021
Sears PartsDirect sells original equipment manufacturer (OEM) replacement parts for your wall oven.

Learn how the self-clean cycle works in an oven.

August 18, 2021
Using a wiring schematic to trace a current.

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.

August 17, 2021
How to read a wiring schematic.

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

July 9, 2021
How to clean stainless steel appliances.

Learn how to keep the stainless-steel appliances in your home clean and shining bright.

October 1, 2018
Oven rack placement for best baking results.

Learn where to place the rack in your oven for optimal broiling, toasting, baking or roasting.

July 31, 2018
How to correct an oven's temperature setting.

If your oven consistently undercooks or overcooks, it might need recalibration. You can reset it yourself.

April 24, 2018
Cleaning the glass inside the oven door.

Clean the spills so you can see through the glass again!

March 23, 2018
Are you abusing your appliances?

Take our quiz to see how well you treat your appliances. Then, find out what you can do to help them last longer.

January 18, 2016
How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts.

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working

Articles and videos for gas wall ovens

September 19, 2022
Introduction article for holiday range preparation.

Start now to get your stove ready for the holiday season

August 30, 2022
Image for intoruduction section describing Sears PartsDirect website features.

Learn about all the convenient features on our Sears PartsDirect website that make your parts purchases easier.

August 19, 2022
Introduction image for article on DIY appliance repair safety.

Find out how to stay safe when repairing your appliances.

June 29, 2022
Introduction image for Sears and Sears PartsDirect questions article.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about Sears and Sears PartsDirect.

Articles and videos for electric wall ovens

September 19, 2022
Introduction article for holiday range preparation.

Start now to get your stove ready for the holiday season

August 30, 2022
Image for intoruduction section describing Sears PartsDirect website features.

Learn about all the convenient features on our Sears PartsDirect website that make your parts purchases easier.

August 19, 2022
Introduction image for article on DIY appliance repair safety.

Find out how to stay safe when repairing your appliances.

June 29, 2022
Introduction image for Sears and Sears PartsDirect questions article.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about Sears and Sears PartsDirect.

November 30, 2014
Hidden bake element has long preheat.

Here's why ovens with hidden bake elements take longer to preheat.

Symptoms common to all wall oven

Choose a symptom to see related wall oven repairs.

Main causes: bad oven door lock assembly, faulty electronic control board, wiring failure
Main causes: broken broil element, faulty broil burner igniter, control system failure
Main causes: lack of gas supply, broken igniter, tripped circuit breaker, broken oven element, tripped thermal fuse, control system failure
Main causes: broken bake element, bad bake burner igniter, tripped thermal switch, control system failure
Main causes: lack of electrical power, bad electronic control board, faulty oven control thermostat
Main causes: faulty oven temperature sensor, control system problem, weak burner igniter, damaged oven element

Repair guides common to all wall oven

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your wall oven.

How to replace a wall oven door outer glass panel

Learn how to replace a damaged outer window panel on your wall oven door with these step-by-step instructions.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less
June 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a wall oven control thermostat

Get your oven temperature under your control by replacing a faulty oven control thermostat.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 60 minutes or less
June 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a wall oven thermal fuse

The thermal fuse trips to prevent the over from excessively overheating. The oven won't heat again until you replace the fuse.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 60 minutes or less