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Oven Light - Whirlpool W10196155B User Instructions

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All-Purpose Appliance Cleaner Part Number 31682B (not
See cover for contact information.
To avoid damage to the range, do not remove the cooktop.
Cleaning Method:
Steel-wool pad
The oven light is a standard 40-watt appliance bulb. Before
replacing, make sure the oven and cooktop are cool and the
control knobs are in the off position.
To Replace:
1. Unplug range or disconnect power.
The 120v appliance outlet located on the control console may be
used to run portable appliances placed on countertops beside the
The outlet operates independently and is not affected by range
control settings.
NOTE: Do not place portable appliances on the cooktop. Damage
to the portable appliance could result if the cooktop is hot.
First try the solutions suggested here or visit our website and reference Customer Care section
Nothing will operate
Is the power supply cord unplugged?
Plug into a grounded outlet.
Has a household fuse blown, or has a circuit breaker
Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker. If the problem
continues, call an electrician.
Cooktop will not operate
Is the control knob set correctly?
Push in knob before turning to a setting.
On ceramic glass models, is the oven control lockout set?
See the control lock keypad feature in the "Feature Guide"
Has a self-clean cycle been selected?
On some ceramic glass models, the cooktop will not operate
during a self-clean cycle.
Excessive heat around cookware on cooktop
Is the cookware the proper size?
Use cookware about the same size as the surface cooking
area, element or surface burner. Cookware should not extend
more than ½" (1.3 cm) outside the cooking area.
Check that storage drawer is cool and empty before cleaning.
Cleaning Method:

Oven Light

2. Turn the glass bulb cover in the back of the oven
3. Turn bulb counterclockwise to remove from socket.
4. Replace bulb, then bulb cover by turning clockwise.
5. Plug in range or reconnect power.
Appliance Outlets
(on some models)
Appliance Outlet Circuit Breaker:
The circuit breaker for the appliance outlet on your range is located
next to the outlet. It is rated for 12 amps.
If the circuit breaker trips, it can be reset by pressing the switch. A
delay of several minutes may be required for the circuit breaker to
cool before it will reset.
to possibly avoid the cost of a service call.
Cooktop cooking results not what expected
Oven will not operate
Oven temperature too high or too low
Oven indicator lights flash
For racks that have discolored and are harder to slide, a light
coating of vegetable oil applied to the rack guides will help
them slide.
Mild detergent
counterclockwise to remove.
Is the control knob set to the proper heat level?
See "Cooktop Use" section.
Is the range level?
Level the range. See the Installation Instructions.
Is the electronic oven control set correctly?
See "Electronic Oven Controls" section.
Has a delay start been set?
See "Timed Cooking" section.
On some models, is the oven control lockout set?
See the control lock keypad feature in the "Feature Guide"
Does the oven temperature calibration need adjustment?
See "Oven Temperature Control" section of the "Electronic
Oven Controls" section.
Do the oven indicator lights flash?
See "Control Display" in the "Electronic Oven Controls"
section. If the indicator light(s) keeps flashing, call for service.
See cover for contact information.


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