Frigidaire Gallery GLEFM397DS Electric Kitchen Range - Page 3 - Answered Questions & Fixed issues

The problem is the oven temperature sensor, this is located inside the oven near the top. For diagrams and illustrations of your specific model go to and enter your model #

Oven temperature sensor is open (above 3000 ohms)
Check resistance of oven temperature sensor, check for open wiring between oven temperature sensor and control

Frigidaire... | Answered on Apr 09, 2010 | 262 views

Before you run that self cleaning feature, check out this tip that I wrote...


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Frigidaire... | Answered on Apr 09, 2010 | 356 views

If the unit has a board, there should be a fuse to protect it. Look for that. If you find it, and it is blown, BE SURE TO REPLACE IT WITH THE EXACT SAME FUSE/

Frigidaire... | Answered on Mar 31, 2010 | 186 views

The ignitor is not working it has gone bad... replace the ignitor..

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Frigidaire... | Answered on Mar 05, 2010 | 214 views

Hi There
I have the coed for it. But If it's less then a year old you can have it fix for free.Just let you know and here's the coed for you to read.
F1 Circuit board defective Replace control board Thank you for writing to fix ya.
Best Regards Richard

Frigidaire... | Answered on Jan 07, 2010 | 114 views

Hi, If I was being called out to look at your range and you described to me what you said in your post, I would definetly bring an element. I suugest you tell that to your service person or purchase a new element. That is quite often the way the element's burn out, just as you described...a sparkler. Hope that help's. Good luck and thank's for visiting fixya. Macmarkus :)

Frigidaire... | Answered on Dec 11, 2009 | 361 views


Frigidaire... | Answered on Nov 06, 2009 | 122 views

My stove did the same thing after I cleaned it. I had to have the sensor replaced. That is what the F1 code is.


Frigidaire... | Answered on Oct 01, 2009 | 724 views

the previous owner was on lp gas, you are on natural gas. the orfice ratings are different. call a professional to convert the range back to natural gas.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Sep 29, 2009 | 602 views

Suspect a bad oven element. Worse case is a bad oven relay on the clock control board.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Sep 20, 2009 | 1,670 views

Approximately $200.00. Plus tax and shipping.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Sep 12, 2009 | 371 views

I run into this sometimes. Try this. Look at the timer on the panel. Cancle any time bake or clean comand thats set. When you do this, you should be able to unlock the door.
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Frigidaire... | Answered on Aug 27, 2009 | 240 views

The top element normally operates only when you turn the temperature control all the up to the broil setting as it is the broiling element. If it doesn't work at the broil setting, suspect a bad brioler element or a faulty temperature control.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Aug 12, 2009 | 675 views

Check to see if the oven elements work, take out the racks and check if the black tubes on the top and bottom have ripped.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Aug 07, 2009 | 483 views

With the oven OFF, check the resistance of the bake element with a ohmmeter on the lowest scale. Rx1. If your reading is infinate, replace the element as most elements will open circuit when they burn out. They don't short out.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Jul 30, 2009 | 967 views

its the problem of over temprature sensor.its got shorted or got the machine is showing F3 error code on its display.check the sensor with continuity by refitting it. -------------- for how the sensor looks in shape click the link directly you can get new sensor at thanks.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Jul 13, 2009 | 338 views

Hold the light switch closed on the oven and then push and hold cancel button after the oven cools.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Mar 09, 2011 | 391 views

get it cleaned

Frigidaire... | Answered on Jun 30, 2009 | 170 views

F90-Maximum oven door unlock time exceeded.
1. (F90, 91, 92, 93 & 94) Check the wiring between EOC & Lock Motor Micro Switch. 2. (F90, 91, 92, 93 & 94) Replace the Motor Door Latch assembly if necessary. 3. (F90, 91, 92, 93 & 94) Check for binding of the Latch Cam, Lock Motor Rod & Lock Motor Cam. 4. (F90, 91, 92, 93 & 94) Check to see if Lock Motor Coil is open. If open, repl;ace Lock Motor Assembly. 5. (F90, 91, 92, 93 & 94) Lock Motor continuosly runs - if Micro Switch is open, replace Lock Motor Assembly. 6. (F92, 93 & 94) Check oven door Light Switch - if open, replace Switch. 7. If all situations above do not solve probem, replace EOC.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Jun 17, 2009 | 1,607 views

Unplug the unit or flip the breaker switch (easier). After about 30 seconds, the latch will retract, allowing the door to close. Re-start the self-cleaning process.

Frigidaire... | Answered on Apr 21, 2009 | 273 views

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