Do you need a special bulb for the oven?
The Philips 40-Watt A15 Clear Appliance Light Bulb is designed to withstand extreme temperatures. This light bulb is ideal for use in household appliances such as ovens and refrigerators. Brighten up with the right light fixtures.
How do I change the lightbulb in my electric oven?
Removing the light bulb:Turn the glass cover 1/4 turn counterclockwise. Lift off cover.Using gloves or a dry cloth, remove the bulb by pulling it straight out. Replace the bulb with one of the same type. To replace the cover, place the tabs in the grooves of the socket and turn the cover clockwise 1/4 turn.
Why does my oven bulb keep blowing?
A loose connection in the lamp fixture can cause bulbs to blow, especially if your oven is older or the light fitting has been impacted by oven shelves, trays, or pans. Arcing causes extremely high levels of heat, which is what causes the bulb to blow.
Can oven work without bulb cover?
It will be okay to use the oven without the cover (temporally). If any splatters occur the bulb could be damaged, so use caution as to what you cook during this time. And before replacing the cover, be sure to clean the bulb and area around the socket.
How do I fix my oven light?
How to Replace Your Oven LightMake sure the bulb is the problem. Sure, the light doesn’t come on, but that doesn’t mean a burnt-out bulb is to blame. Buy the (right) bulb. Let the oven cool completely and unplug it. Find the bulb inside the oven. Un-clip and unscrew. Screw in the new bulb.