Error codes are known and dreaded by all. So, in this article, we will look at Magic Chef oven error codes, what they mean, and how to fix them.
Magic Chef Oven Error Code F1 — How To Fix
If you see the Magic Chef oven error code F1, the overlay could be faulty. Follow the steps below to replace this component…
Step 1: Disconnect the power to the oven.
Step 2: Remove the oven’s upper access panel by taking out the screws which hold it in place. You an do this with a Philips head screwdriver or quarter inch nut driver.
Step 3: Set the panel aside and unscrew the control board. The board is held in place with four Philips head screws.
Step 4: Pry off the overlay from the control board.
Step 5: Get a new overlay and stick it to the board.
Step 6: Screw the board back to the oven.
Step 7: Return the oven access panel and the screws which secure it.
Step 8: Reconnect the power to the oven.
If you still see the error code F1 after replacing the touchpad, read this article: Magic Chef Oven Control [Issues & Proven Solutions] to replace the control board. Also read the article in the link to replace your oven control board assembly if you see the Magic Chef oven error code F5 or the Magic Chef oven error code F7.
Magic Chef Oven Error Code F2 — How To Fix
This error code appears because of a faulty temperature sensor. Follow the steps below to replace the sensor in a Magic Chef oven…
Step 1: Disconnect the power to the oven.
Step 2: Open the oven door.
Step 3: Remove the oven racks and set them aside.
Step 4: Get a Philips head screwdriver and use it to take out the screws holding the sensor in place. The sensor is on the left side of the oven’s back wall.
Step 5: Pull the sensor out and disconnect the wire plug. Make sure the plug doesn’t fall through the hole in the oven’s rear.
Step 6: Get a new sensor and connect the wire plug to it.
Step 7: Push the sensor in and hold it in place with the Philips head screws.
Step 8: Return the racks to the oven.
Step 9: Shut the door.
Step 10: Reconnect the power to the oven.
Also follow the steps above to replace the temperature sensor if you see the Magic Chef oven error code F3 or the Magic Chef oven error code F4.
The video below will give you a visual of how to replace the sensor in a Magic Chef oven.
- Oven Sensor Kit, 7 for Maytag, Magic Chef, AP4009009, PS1570174, 12001656 by TacParts
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Magic Chef Oven Error Code F9 — How To Fix
If you see this error code on your Magic Chef oven, the door switch may be faulty. Below, we have listed the steps you need to follow in order to replace your Magic Chef oven door switch…
Step 1: Pull the oven away from the wall.
Step 2: Disconnect the power to the oven by unplugging the power cord from the outlet.
Step 3: If your oven uses gas, shut off the gas supply as well.
Step 4: Using a Philips head screwdriver, take out the screws which hold the upper and lower rear access panels of the oven in place.
Step 5: Lift the panels off and set them aside.
Step 6: The door switch is on the lock motor. Disconnect the wires connected to the door switch making sure to note where each one goes.
Step 7: Using the Philips head screwdriver, take out the two screws which hold the door switch to the lock motor.
Step 8: Get a new door switch.
Step 9: Secure the new door switch to the lock motor using the two screws.
Step 10: Reconnect the wires to the terminals of the door switch.
Step 11: Reposition the upper and lower access panels of the oven.
Step 12: Hold the panels in place with the screws.
Step 13: Plug the oven’s power cord back in.
Step 14: Turn the gas supply back on.
If you still see the F9 error code after replacing the door switch, read this article: How To Clean A Magic Chef Oven [Detailed Guide] to replace the lock motor.