Adjusting Oven Self-Clean Time Length


  • Cannot change self-clean time from 4 hours to 3 hours
  • Use and care manual instructions to enter shorter self-clean not working
  • Unable to set a 2.5 hour self-clean
  • How to set, adjust the self-clean time


Self-Clean time adjustment varies by product.

  • The Dual Fuel Use and Care Guide explains the difference between setting a 4-hour and 3-hour self-clean cycle.
  • L Series Use and Care Guides stated the self-clean time is adjustable from 2.5 - 4 hours and that is possible prior to serial number 16,000,000. Starting with serial number 16,000,000 the adjustment is only 3 to 4 hours.
  • Self-Clean for the E Series Wall Oven can be adjusted between 3 and 4 hours.
  • The M Series Wall Oven only has a 4-hour self-clean and the time cannot be adjusted.

If the instructions in the manual supplied with a Dual Fuel Range do not work, use the following:

  1. Turn oven selector knob bezel to CLEAN.
  2. Touch COOK TIME and hold the down arrow until 3:00 is shown.
  3. Touch STOP TIME and hold the down arrow until 3:00 is shown. The oven will automatically be set to self-clean for 3 hours. The oven will self-clean for 2 hours and cool down for 1 hour.
  4. Touch ENTER twice to begin clean cycle.
  5. To stop the clean cycle, turn bezel to the OFF position. The door will stay locked until the oven reaches a safe temperature.

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Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.

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