Oven Home Warranty Coverage

Oven Home Warranty Coverage

It’s hard to beat a hot meal, but oven breakdowns can get in the way. Thankfully, a home warranty plan from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) can help you keep those hot meal hunger pangs at bay.

Why purchase a home warranty plan for your oven?

Your oven is one of your most important kitchen appliances. When it doesn’t work properly, meals simply aren’t as good.

A home warranty plan from 2-10 HBW gets your oven hummin’ again after it breaks down.

When your oven breaks down, we do the hard work of finding and vetting trustworthy, local contractors to address the problem. That means more time for you to get things done.

A home warranty plan can also save you big out-of-pocket costs to repair or replace your oven after a breakdown.

Working with a reliable home warranty company like 2-10 HBW helps you avoid the hassles of oven breakdowns.

What could you pay for an oven breakdown without a home warranty?

Oven Home Warranty Coverage

Oven

Repair cost

$289

Replacement cost

$1,300

Repair and replacement costs based on 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty internal claims data and market data from our purchasing department.


Which parts of my oven does a home warranty commonly cover?

Covered oven, range, or cooktop components*
Bake element, broil element, burners, control board, igniter, oven sensor, thermostat

Excluded oven, range, or cooktop components*
Meat probe assembly; door glass; sensi-heat burner for range, oven, or cooktop (are covered, but only replaced with standard burner); multimedia center, including technology convenience items like LCD screens, Wi-Fi, clocks, and cameras; racks; hinges; shelves; interior thermal shells; trim kits; microwave rotisseries; vent hood; exhaust fans; any gas supply line; air fryer function

*Coverage and excluded components listed are shown as example coverage. Purchasing additional options may remove some exclusions. Refer to your Home Warranty Service Agreement for specific coverage details, exclusions, and dollar limits.


What’s wrong with my oven?

Helpful hints and solutions for troubleshooting common oven breakdowns.

To get the most out of your home warranty plan (and to save your Service Fee for the toughest-to-solve breakdowns), you’ll want to do routine maintenance!

Below, we’ve included some troubleshooting tips for when your oven breaks down. Use these recommendations, along with your oven’s instruction manual, to perform maintenance and try to get it running right away!

TAKE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TROUBLESHOOTING AN ELECTRIC OR GAS OVEN. Working with electrical and gas systems can hurt or kill you if you aren’t 100% confident about what you’re doing. If you aren’t 100% certain about how to troubleshoot it, don’t.

If these tips don’t help and you have active oven coverage with 2-10 HBW, we can help! Just log in to your Homeowner Portal account at 2-10.com/homeowner, check your service contract, and file a claim if you have oven coverage!

Electric oven, range, or cooktop

Range will not turn on
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
There is no power to the unit   
Make sure the unit is plugged in. Check and reset the breaker
ONE OF THE BURNERS DOES NOT TURN ON
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The element is not properly "plugged in" 
Remove the burner and replace to a fully secured position, ensuring it is properly “plugged in”
The burner is defective  
  • Remove the burner and plug it in to another burner position
  • If it still does not work, replace the burner
The burner wiring, terminal block, or switch is defective 
Test each part and replace as necessary 
OVEN TIMER IS NOT WORKING PROPERLY
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The timer fuse is blown 
Replace the fuse 
There is a loose connection  
Turn off the power to the oven and tighten all connections
The timer is bad
Replace the timer  
OVEN OVERHEATS
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
An oven vent could be clogged 
Clear the clog and replace the filter as necessary  
OVEN DOES NOT MAINTAIN THE SET TEMPERATURE
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The door gasket is damaged and leaks 
Replace the door gasket  
The calibration of the thermostat is not correct
Contact the manufacturer for recalibration instructions 
SELF-CLEANING FUNCTION IS NOT WORKING
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The oven door is not locked
Shut and lock the oven door and restart the self-clean cycle

Gas oven, range, or cooktop

There is a gas odor coming from the oven
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The pilot light has gone out  
Open any windows and doors to create good ventilation and relight the pilot
The gas line is leaking 
Leave the house an call the gas company immediately 
NO IGNITION TO THE OVEN OR BURNERS
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The pilot light is out 
Relight the pilot 
Gas is not turned on
Make sure the gas valve is turned on. Consult the gas company if necessary
The burner cap may not be set properly
Make sure the cap matches the burner size and is sealed properly
BURNERS WILL NOT STAY ON
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The pilot port is clogged
Turn off the gas and clear the port 
The pilot is getting blown out 
Avoid drafts near the range
BURNER FLAME IS NOT STEADY
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The burner may be clogged
Clean the burner surface and port 
The gas mixture is incorrect 
Call your local gas company 
OVEN DOES NOT BAKE EVENLY
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
Circulation in the oven is not adequate
If you cover a shelf with aluminum foil, make sure you have at least 2 inches of clearance on the sides and back
The exhaust vent may be clogged
Clear the vent and replace the filter as necessary 
The oven was not preheated 
Preheat the oven before baking
The door seal leaks
Replace the door seal

How can I make my oven last longer?

Keeping up on maintenance helps increase the life span of your oven.
 How can I make my Oven last longer?

The average oven lasts 14 years*

Oven maintenance tips

  • Avoid using heavy or extra large cooking pots or pans.
  • Keep the inside and outside of the oven as clean as possible. Check out our article on how to clean your oven properly.
  • Use a vacuum cleaner to clean behind and underneath the stove at least once a year.
  • Keep the stovetop clean and free of spilled food or grease buildup around the burners.

*Average life span data from National Association of Home Builders/Bank of America Home Equity, Study of Life Expectancy of Home Components.

Protect your oven with a home warranty today!

Protect your oven with a home warranty today!

If you’re ready to protect your home without breaking the bank, purchasing a home warranty from 2-10 HBW with oven coverage is easy! Simply click the button below and fill out the form to receive your free, no-obligation quote.

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