Are your LG oven knobs melting or loose? Keep reading to learn how to fix problems with LG oven knobs.
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LG Oven Knobs Melting — Cause And Solution
If your LG oven knobs are melting, it’s because the heat in the oven is escaping. This could be the cause of a faulty door gasket. To replace the door gasket in an LG oven, follow the steps listed below…
Step 1: Turn off the oven and unplug the power cord.
Step 2: Open the door of the oven.
Step 3: Pull out the ends of the gasket from the slots.
Step 4: Release the gasket from the oven by pulling out the tabs on each side.
Step 5: Get a new door gasket.
Step 6: Insert the gasket tabs into the holes.
Step 7: Push the ends of the door gasket into the slots using a flat head screwdriver.
Watch the video below for a visual of how to replace the door gasket of an LG oven.
The door hinge may be the reason heat is escaping from your oven and melting your LG oven knobs. Follow the steps below to replace the door hinge in your LG oven…
Step 1: Unplug the oven’s power cord from the outlet.
Step 2: Open the door of the oven.
Step 3: Flip the hinge clips forward.
Step 4: Close the door till you feel the locks engage.
Step 5: Grip each side of the oven door and lift it off.
Step 6: Set the door on a towel lined surface.
Step 7: Take out the 7 screws which secure the inner door assembly to the outer door assembly. There will be screws on the top and bottom of the door.
Step 8: Lift the inner door assembly off and set it aside.
Step 9: Take out the screws which secure the door hinges to the inner door assembly.
Step 10: Lift the inner door assembly and remove the door hinges.
Step 11: Get replacement door hinges and position them on the door.
Step 12: Hold the door hinges in place using the screws.
Step 13: Position the inner door assembly back on the outer door assembly.
Step 14: Return the 7 screws which secure the door.
Step 15: Lift the door up and position the hinges in the slots on the sides of the oven.
Step 16: Lower the door and flip the hinge clips back.
Step 17: Close the oven door.
Step 18: Plug the oven back in.
The video below will walk you through the process of replacing an LG oven door hinge.
Cooling Fan Motor
A faulty cooling fan could cause an oven to overheat. This in turn will cause your LG oven knobs to get discolored or melt. Read this article to replace the fan motor of an LG oven.
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LG Stove Knob Removal
To remove your LG stove knob, simply pull it off the shaft on the oven’s control panel. If the knob doesn’t come off easily, pry it off with a flat head screwdriver.
How To Remove LG Oven Knobs
To remove your LG oven knobs, follow the steps listed below…
Step 1: Turn the oven off.
Step 2: Pull the control knobs out. If the knobs don’t come off easily, use a flat head screwdriver to pry them off
Step 3: Get new control knobs and push them into place.
LG Stove Knob Loose — How To Fix
If your LG stove knob is loose, follow the steps below to fix it…
Step 1: Pull off the knob.
Step 2: Slide a fender washer onto the rod you removed the knob from.
Step 3: Get a small spring and slide it on the rod as well.
Step 4: Push the oven knob back in.
The video below will show you how to fix a loose LG stove knob.
LG Oven Knob Broke Off — How To Fix
To fix the broken knob of your LG oven, follow the steps listed below…
Step 1: If the knob is still on the oven, pull it off.
Step 2: Get a lock washer. A lock washer has a small split unlike a regular washer.
Step 3: Push the washer on the oven knob and make sure it stays in place.
Step 4: Push the oven knob back on the shaft.
The video below will give you a visual of how to fix the broken knob of your LG oven.
How To Fix LG Oven Temperature Control Knob
If there is something wrong with your oven’s temperature control knob, the best thing to do is to replace it. Follow these steps to replace your LG oven temperature control knob…
Step 1: Pull the knob off.
Step 2: Get a new temperature control knob.
Step 3: Push the knob onto the shaft you removed the previous knob from.