1. G

    Beko oven fan blade stops turning after 10 minutes

    Hello everyone Our Beko oven fan started to stop running after a dozen of minutes when the heat is on I tried to see if it was coming from the motor so did the same experiment without turning on the heat and the fan blade does not stop even after 20-30 min Do you think it is just a thermostat...
  2. P

    is wiring on cooker switch separate

    Hi, got this ugly thing on the wall needs to be moved. My Q, would anyone familiar with these know if there are 2 sets of wires to each switch inside. We would hope to have a cooker switch separate and underneath the worktop have a plug switch for washing machine. I could have new equivalent...
  3. S

    Oven trips RCD when turning it off

    I have a Logik oven - probably about 10 years old. If the RCD is on, switch on the wall is on and I switch the oven OFF - it trips the electric. If I switch the oven off at the wall, it doesn’t matter which direction the on/off switch is facing, it doesn’t trip. Any initial thoughts before I...
  4. 9

    Smeg Concert SUK62MX8 One Oven not switching on

    I managed to get a second hand oven for next to nothing, its a smeg concert double electric oven / gas hob , it looks to have only light use, however I was told the bottom oven did not work . Top one works just fine mind First thing I did was check the element , which was had continuity and...
  5. S

    Bosch Oven HBA64B251B trips the electrics out

    Sunday's roast pork dinner was cooking nicely then suddenly BANG all the lights went out. Soon realised the problem was the oven itself. Switched the oven off and reset the mains RCD and all Ok. Then switched the oven back on and it all lights up ok, reset the clock and then turn the dial and...
  6. bettz1

    Drawer space under oven

    We've always wondered if we could use the bottom of the oven as a drawer for baking tins oven dishes etc. Took the oven out this evening and noticed that below the oven is a shelf so after taking out the screws we noticed there's space to put a draw. Noticed the front is just screwed on but...
  7. A

    Hotpoint Oven cutting electrics to entire house

    Hello all, I have a Hotpoint HAG60 Hob/Oven that is roughly from 2016, not sure exactly when but it has generally been looked after quite well. The only issue is that when turning it on at the plug, the electrics in the entire house cut out and I have to turn everything back on at the breaker...
  8. M

    4.2Kw Oven install

    Hi All, Can someone clear up some confusion for me please? I'd like to install a 4.2 Kw oven and grill. I calculate that this will pull a maximum of 17.5 amps. As I understand it (...and I'm willing to be corrected), 2.5 mm twin and earth is rated at 27 amps in conditions where it is clipped...
  9. BillyWillySilly

    Removing cabinet support legs for double oven

    Good morning! Typical domino effect in progress in my kitchen. The old Lamona single oven is on the fritz, letting more heat out than it retains so we decide to buy a new one. Double oven and additional flexibility are the order of the day, and we opt for an AEG built under model. The fittings...
  10. J

    Rangemaster 110 Ovens not lighting.

    Hi. The oven on my 110 continued to spark when lit. Switched it off and tried to light again. It now sparks but doesn't light. Tried the other oven and exactly the same thing. Continued to spark when lit and after switching off would not light at all but does spark. Any ideas please?
  11. C

    Neff Oven fan not working and bulb inoperative

    Hi all, I have recently been fitting a replacement kitchen and with the kind help of some of the people on here have finally managed to get to a stage where the appliances are in. The oven is a Neff b1881n0gb, but the fan doesn't work. Listings show that the fan is bespoke for this model oven...
  12. Jake_1992


  13. L

    Oven - Beko OIF22300, no light or heat...

    Hi - so it seems like my oven has died. While the clock and timer functions work perfectly well, turning the control knobs neither turns on the light or fan inside the oven, nor does any heating begin. Can I ask what this might suggest as a point of failure, perhaps something not as simple as a...
  14. M

    Reconnecting fan oven element - which way around?

    Hi there I'm changing the element on a caple C2234 fan oven and stupidly forgot to take a photo of the element wires before disconnecting. If I was to incorrectly reconnect the new element with live and neutral the wrong way around, what would happen? Thanks a lot for your help!
  15. Necrosis

    Replacement oven on 32amp ring

    So apologies in advance as I'm no electrician. I had an extension built 7 years ago with new wiring. The more I look, the more I see where my builder cut corners. I want to replace my single Samsung oven (BT621VDSD). I have pulled it out to see how it is wired but a double socket was placed...
  16. Minisaurus

    Bosch freestanding oven left on overnight, nothing working now

    Hello forum, My daughter sneaked up in the night, used the oven, left it on, circa 70 degrees. Now nothing really works - the hob plates do get slightly warm, and the indicator lights aren’t working properly. Any ideas where to start? I could upload an appliance circuit diagram later, if that...
  17. eveares

    Kitchen appliance service man advise us to upgrade 20A MCB to 32A! (Rant)

    We had our Electrolux combi microwave/fan oven replaced with a brand new one under warranty as our old one was written of due to severe rust, what prevented a previous repair man being unable to get to and replace the heater element what was leaking current to earth and tripping the RCD. I was...
  18. L

    Oven cooling fan not turning off

    Hi, I have an Electrolux electric oven, model EOB53001X. I have recently replaced the grill element but since this the cooling fan will not stop running. Will only stop when oven is switched off at the wall. I suspect that the oven themostat needs to be replaced. Has anyone else had this...
  19. M

    Cooker circuit in kitchen refit by cowboy kitchen fitter and electrician

    Hi, I would like to give thanks to every member of this forum, I have been watching and read upon many posts for the past few years and have learned a lot. I apologize in advance but I would very much like some advice on electrical work which has been completely messed up by a cowboy kitchen...
  20. A

    Hidden Kitchen Junction Box

    We're in the process of renovating our kitchen. We've removed the existing tiles, and in the splashback area above the hob we found a small mdf patch hiding a junction box. I'll let the pictures do the talking but wanted advice on whats best to do. It doesn't power the hob, oven or extractor...