The 30-inch Kenmore Pro 41003 wall oven is a mid- to high-priced model with a sleek, stainless-steel finish. It includes three racks with 13 possible positions, variable broiler system, convection feature, self-cleaning and commercial-style knobs. It offers the look of a luxury oven at a lower price than Wolf or Thermador models. It is available only in stainless steel. The Kenmore Pro 41003 scores highly in one independent test, but user reviews are mixed. A number of owners say the oven stops working and error codes appear on the display whenever the self-cleaning feature is used. The Kenmore Elite 48043 is the top-rated wall oven overall, and it also comes in a sleek stainless-steel finish.
We found expert reviews for the Kenmore Pro 41003 at ConsumerReports.org and ConsumerGuide.com. We also found some negative feedback about the oven from owners at Sears.com and Slickdeals.net.
Editors of ConsumerReports.org evaluate 14 wall ovens for oven capacity, baking and broiling. The Kenmore Pro 41003 is included in their evaluation. Editors also publish the results of a reader survey regarding brand reliability.
Review: Wall Ovens, Editors of ConsumerReports.org
Editors at ConsumerGuide.com give the Kenmore wall oven a Best Buy award. The oven doesn't appear to have been tested but is instead rated on features and price. Still, the review is worth a look for its detailed breakdown of what this oven has to offer.
Review: Kenmore Stainless Steel Pro 30-Inch Single Electric Wall Oven 41003, Editors of ConsumerGuide.com, April 30, 2007
Sears.com allows owners to post reviews, and there are a handful of reviews for this Kenmore wall oven. Reviews are mixed, and the oven earns an overall rating of 3 stars out of 5. Several say that the first time they used the self-cleaning function, the oven's digital display indicated an error had occurred and stopped working entirely.
Review: Kenmore Pro Stainless Steel 30" Single Electric Wall Oven 4100, Contributors to Sears.com
Slickdeals.net is a deal-sharing site that lets consumers share information in order to make the best shopping decisions. One anonymous owner posting to the Slickdeals.net forums describes experiences with Kenmore Pro appliances, including the Kenmore Pro 41003 wall oven, claiming the oven stopped working after being used fewer than 10 times.
Review: Kenmore Pro Review, "Guevara"