How do you fix a Kenmore wall oven F7 error code?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

The kenmore wall oven f7 error code means that the oven has detected an error with the temperature sensor. This error code can happen for a number of reasons, including a faulty sensor, a loose connection, or a problem with the wiring. If you see this error code, you should check the sensor and make sure it is properly connected. If the problem persists, you may need to replace the sensor.

1. Check the wiring harness for the oven sensor

  1. Open the oven door and remove the oven sensor.
  2. Inspect the wiring harness for any signs of damage.
  3. If there are any signs of damage, replace the wiring harness.

2. Replace the oven sensor

  1. Remove the oven door by pulling up on the handle.
  2. Remove the oven shelf by pulling up on the tab and then pulling the shelf out.
  3. Disconnect the oven sensor connector by gently pulling on the wire connector.
  4. Remove the old oven sensor by gently prying it off the oven board.
  5. Install the new oven sensor by placing it in the same location and gently pressing it down.
  6. Connect the connector and replace the oven shelf.
  7. Push the oven door back in and latch it into place.

3. Check the wiring harness for the touch pad

  1. Turn off the oven and disconnect the power cord.
  2. Open the oven door.
  3. Disconnect the touch pad wiring harness from the main wiring harness.
  4. Inspect the touch pad wiring harness for any broken or cracked wires. If there are any broken or cracked wires, replace the wiring harness.
  5. Reconnect the touch pad wiring harness to the main wiring harness.
  6. Reconnect the power cord to the oven.
  7. Close the oven door.

4. Replace the touch pad

  1. Remove the front cover by gently pulling up on the lip near the top and then pulling it off.
  2. Remove the four screws that hold the touch pad in place.
  3. Carefully remove the touch pad by pulling it towards you.
  4. Replace the touch pad by placing it in the same position as the old one and screwing it in place.
  5. Replace the front cover by re-inserting the screws and gently pushing the cover back into place.

If you didn't find success with an option above, then try:

  1. Check the wiring harness for the control board.
  2. Replace the control board.