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When i turn my smeg oven on and set the temperature i want

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When i turn my smeg oven on and set the temperature i want it suddenly changes the temperature by its self . For example i set it to 140 and then after a minute or it jumps to 160 or 180 !
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call.
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Expert:  bonzaco replied 4 months ago.

Can you give me the model number please?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
SCP496X-8
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I do not want the live phone call. I would like to know if the problem is the main thermostat
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Do you need more information?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
am i going to get any more answers?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The model number is ***** 496X-8
Expert:  bonzaco replied 4 months ago.

I would suggest it is this part that is at fault ~ this is the sensor (electronic) that measures the temperature in the oven. ~~

https://www.partmaster.co.uk/cooker-oven/scp496x-8/temperature-probe/product.pl?pid=3239971&shop=smeg&path=110769&model_ref=1276969

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thanks so far . I will have a look tomorrow to see if it is a part i can fit.
Expert:  bonzaco replied 4 months ago.

OK talk to you then