bobskie321: We don't have a induction cooker but if we buy one we have to make sure
that it's from the well known brands like GE, etc. so that we are not scam
by the price from the unknown brands. Induction cooker is one of the most
popular product use by scammers in the Philippines because of their amazing
properties like they put a paper on the induction cooker and a cooking pot
on top of the paper and shows that the water boils without burning the
paper to demonstrate about its safety but they charge you Php 60,000
(US$1,350) for a double burner.
Sompong Tungmepol: Prestige, Pigeon, Butterfly, TCL, I-bell, Electrolux, Sunflame, Glen,
Inalsa, Padmini, Softel, Singer, Usha, Khaitan, Wipro, Faber, Maharaja
induction cooker error codes (Applicable for Chinese brands too)
E0 –Cooking vessel is not placed correctly. Vessel is either removed or not
made of a material usable with induction cooker
E1 – Some issue with internal circuitry of cooker. Try switching off the
cooker and switch it On after some time.
E2 – Temperature sensor error. Circuit is open or closed. It means the
system cannot read correct temperature of working and results in switching
OFF of the cooker. Replace the temperature sensor if the error persists.
Costs about 150 Rs.
E3 – Supply Voltage is high. Reduce voltage if the cooker is connected to a
stabiliser. Or switch the cooker off and then turn ON after some time.
E4 – Supply voltage is low. Increase voltage from stabiliser if you are
using one. Or else wait for a few minutes till the voltage increases.
E5 – Surface temperature of cooker is too high. Don’t let hot water or
vessels rest in cooker top after cooking. Remove any vessel and let the
cooker cool down for a few minutes.
E6 – Circuit temperature is high. Internal circuitry is too hot to work.
Wait for a few minutes to let it cool down. It may also be a result of
malfunctioning fan, which fails in cooling down the internal circuit and
device. Blocked air vent also causes this error. Remove any blockage and
let the device cool for some time. If the problem persists, call for
E7 – Internal temperature sensor is not working properly. You should have
to consult a local electronic repair workshop to get it cleared.
E8 – Non usable pot placed in cook top. Use some vessel with magnetic
Whirlpool Error codes
C1 – Low input voltage. Increase voltage with stabiliser or wait for some
C2 / C3 – Over heat in device or the surface. Wait a few minutes to let it
cool down. If problem persists, you may have to consult repair for
replacing temperature sensor.
F0 – Some internal error is there. Wait for some time to see whether it is
solved by itself. Or else, call customer care.
F2 - Too hot cooking area. Wait for some time after removing any vessels
and try again.
F4 - Place the vessel towards the centre of cooking plate and not near the
control panel (switch board).
F8 – Long time in cooking. Your cooker needs some cooling and so, shut it
down for a few minutes.
Morphy Richards, Redfyre, Frigidaire, Spring USA Buffet and many other
cooker shows similar error codes. For model specific error code meaning and
explanation, please comment through comment column below. Hope this post
was useful and informative
Suwat Pong.: How Induction Cooking Works: http://youtu.be/QPd963cCeec
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