DIY wall oven repair

Whether your oven door won't unlock, the oven won't heat at the right temperature or won't heat at all, Sears PartsDirect can help. Our wall oven error code charts have tips to fix the oven when the display flashes a code. Our DIY repair guides walk you through the repair step-by-step so you can replace common wall oven parts such as a bake element, igniter or temperature sensor.

You can also find your oven's symptom below and follow the troubleshooting tips to figure out which part to replace. Check out our wall oven articles and videos to get care and use tips and answers to common questions that can help you get the most out of your oven.

To find the owner’s manual or a complete list of replacement parts for your wall oven, search for your model number.

Wall Oven
Symptoms common to all wall oven

Choose a symptom to see related wall oven repairs.

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
Main causes: lack of gas supply, broken igniter, tripped circuit breaker, broken oven element, tripped thermal fuse, control system failure
Main causes: broken broil element, faulty broil burner igniter, control system failure
Main causes: broken bake element, bad bake burner igniter, tripped thermal switch, control system failure
Main causes: bad oven door lock assembly, faulty electronic control board, wiring failure
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 the thermal switch in a wall oven

If the oven won't heat after resetting the thermal switch, replace the thermal switch.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 60 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
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
Articles and videos common to all wall oven

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your wall oven.

October 1, 2018
Oven rack placement for the best baking results video
By Sears PartsDirect staff

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

March 27, 2015
Easy DIY wall oven repairs
By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn about a few easy and quick wall oven repairs you can do yourself.

November 28, 2014
4 things you're doing wrong with your oven
By Sears PartsDirect staff

You might be surprised by these 4 tips for using your oven better.