Whirlpool slide in gas range – Starting with press the “Off / Cancel” button to clear the screen, activate the lock and try to turn the self-cleaning cycle. Open the oven door as far as it will go and close it slowly and smoothly. Find door stop clip, a small piece of metal projecting immediately above the left door hinge. Straighten twisted clip with needle-nose pliers, remove foreign bodies and dry cut and both hinges clean with a damp cloth. If one door hinge is bent, replace both.
Close the oven door and engage the lock. If your whirlpool slide in gas range warranty is still valid, do not attempt any further repairs contact a service center. Remove the oven and turn off the gas valve. Open the oven door and locate the screws holding the control panel and the hob in place. If you do not see a recognizable lever assembly or the assembly includes a small black box with wires, your furnace has a particular type of lock that requires certain equipment and training for service. Contact a repair center.
Take the whole hotplate. Set it aside. Remove the screws in the lock assembly in place, lift the assembly out and discarded. Replace with a heat-sensitive latch assembly for your model. Tighten the screws and test the lock before replacing the hob. Set the cook top into place. Make sure that the rear section is secure. Replace the front screws. Set the oven again, turn on the gas, engage new lock and try to run a self-cleaning cycle. If that does not work, or if the error code returns, contact a service center. And the troubleshoot the whirlpool slide in gas range area code f5 – E1 was finished.