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Customer Reviews for Hotpoint 30 in. 5.0 cu. ft. Electric Range Oven in White

Internet #306307262

Model #RBS160DMWW

Store SKU #1005696287

  • Smooth surface makes cleaning by hand easier
  • 2 oven racks help accommodate all cookware
  • Removable full-width storage drawer

Customer Reviews

  • 4.3
    out of 59 reviews
  • 90% recommend this product
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This tive only has 1 big eye on rhe right front. The oven will not heat to the desired temperatur...
This tive only has 1 big eye on rhe right front. The oven will not heat to the desired temperature. I know this because I used 2 different thermometer to check it. The eyes on the stove will not hold heat. After being on high fir several minutes to boil water the eyes shut off. You have to turn the eye completely off for it to work again....If yiu turn the eye down while cooking for exp. 7 to 5 it will not turn back up to 7. You have to turn the eye off and then turn it to 7. This takes forever to cook your food. You would think a basic stove would just work without all this aggervation.
Response from GE AnswersMay 13, 2021
Hi there, thanks for reaching out. We're sorry to hear of your frustration due to your burners and your oven temperature. Starting in 2018, UL regulation requires all coil top ranges to have temperature limiting capabilities to reduce the risk of cooktop oil and grease fires. As a result, our electric coil burners now use Sensi-Temp Technology. Each burner with this technology has a silver medallion with a button (sensor) in the center of the coil. This button must contact the bottom of the cookware for the Sensi-Temp Technology to sense the temperature properly. When the sensor detects a pan temperature near the limit (450F), the burner will shut off automatically until a lower, safe pan temperature is reached. At that point, heat will resume to the burner. This will not affect everyday cooking, as automatic shut-off is temporary and only happens at very high temperatures. - You can read more about Sensi-Temp by searching for the following title on our website "ELECTRIC RANGE AND COOKTOP - COIL BURNER SENSI-TEMP TECHNOLOGY." - As for your oven temperature, take a look at an article titled "OVEN - TEMPERATURE IS NOT CORRECT" to see if the tips inside help. Hope you're staying safe. Best wishes. -Michael@GEA GE_Appliances
Great feature
I got my stove an I Absolutely love it I can really enjoy cooking now
Convenient stove
We bought this stove back in December and it’s done the job. Only struggle is not having it warm up to correct temperatures as needed.
by Sunny1
Response from Hotpoint_AppliancesApr 23, 2021
Hello- We are glad to hear your oven is meeting your needs but sorry about the temperature not heating to the correct temperatures. Refer to page 13 in your manual to view how to adjust the temperature. https://products.geappliances.com/MarketingObjectRetrieval/Dispatcher?RequestType=PDF&Name=49-88075-3.PDF After adjusting the temperature, we recommend the biscuit bake test. You can view the test in the link below: https://products.geappliances.com/appliance/gea-support-search-content?contentId=16653 If you feel there is an issue, please reach out to GE Consumer Service at 1-800-432-2737. Thank you! Joyce@Hotpoint
It’s good, but I would prefer the flat top.
I got mine with my new house and it’s good. The oven functions very well. I may recommend it to a friend.
by Chica
Great value for the price!
It’s great for the price! Though I miss having a clock and an inside oven light I’ve gotten used to not having it. It’s a nice, functional oven and it cooks great!
by TFein
Works Great!! good Value
It was installed about a month ago and works great. Oven and burners work great. The top can be lifted for easy cleaning. Highly recommended
by chalo
While oven is warming up the stove is making popping...
While oven is warming up the stove is making popping loud
by HomeDepotCustomer
Response from GE AnswersMar 31, 2021
Hello - "Crackling," "popping," or "oil canning" sounds are caused by the heating and cooling of the metal during the cooking or cleaning processes and are considered normal. We hope this helps. Olga@GEA GE_Appliances
Not Enough Burners
I was looking for a simple range that didn't require me to choose 8 different controls every time I wanted to bake something. Once I received the range, I was so disappointed. It had 3 small burners and 1 large. An example of what it won't do: spaghetti. Can't have my big fry pan making sauce while I'm cooking noodles with my big pot. Everything else on this range is perfect. And it doesn't make sense. There is plenty of room for another large burner -- why put in 3 small??
by Kim S
Response from Hotpoint_AppliancesApr 1, 2021
Hello- We appreciate you taking the time to share your review. We can understand your frustration when an appliance doesn't meet your expectations. We will be sure to share your feedback with our engineering and design teams. Thank you! Joyce@Hotpoint
Clean/well built
I just bought today but am looking forward to cooking many holiday meals on it!! Huge oven space for many hams and turkeys!
Not happy haven’t been able to cook on top of...
Not happy haven’t been able to cook on top of my new range in hopes someone comes soon to repair!!!
Response from GE AnswersMar 9, 2021
Hi there, Patti - We're sorry to hear that you haven't been able to use your range's cooktop. This certainly isn't the experience we would want for you and we do apologize for your inconvenience. It's always a pleasure to help and we would be glad to assist in any way we can. Feel free to send us a message on social media or at the "Contact Us" link on our website. In your message be sure to include your name, email, phone number, address, and the model/serial numbers. We hope to hear from you. Thanks for the feedback! -Mikayla@GEA GE_Appliances
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