Troubleshooting Flowcharts Flowcharts are used to methodically walk you through the troubleshooting process. Below are flowcharts addressing the most common symptoms you may experience with your kiln. 8.2 Circuit Breaker Trips Circuit Breaker Trips Use this flowchart to help troubleshoot the cause of a tripped circuit breaker or blown fuse. 8.3a Heating Problems Kiln Will Not Heat Properly Use this flowchart to help trouble shoot issues involving the kiln not heating properly. 8.3b Blank Display Blank Display Use this flowchart if there is no display and your breaker has not tripped. 8.3c Dim Display Dim Display Use this flowchart if your display is dim. 8.3d Indicated Temperature Fluctuates Indicated Temperature Fluctuates Use this flowchart if the temperature being displayed widely fluctuates in stead of steadily rising or dropping. 8.3e Key Presses Dont Beep Buttons Do Not Beep When You Press Them Use this flowchart if the buttons do not making a beep sound when you press them. 8.3f KM Kiln Underfires Kiln Is Under Firing Use this flowchart if your kiln is consistently under firing. 8.4 KM-1 Wall Mounted Unit Underfires KilnSitter Kiln with KM-1 Wall Mounted Controller Shuts Off Early Use this flowchart if you have a KilnSitter Kiln hooked up to a KM-1 Wall Mount Controller and it shuts off prematurely. 8.5a Fail Message FAIL Message Use this flowchart if your KilnMaster Kiln is displaying a FAIL message. 8.5b PF Message PF Message Use this flowchart if your display is reading “PF”. This error code indicates their was a power failure. 8.6a KS Kiln Wont Start KS Kiln Will Not Start Use this flowchart if you have a KilnSitter kiln that will not start. 8.6b KS Kiln Underfires KS Kiln Underfires Use this flowchart if your KilnSitter kiln consistently under fires. 8.6c KS Kiln Overfires KS Kiln Over Fires Use this flowchart if you KilnSitter kiln consistently over fires.