The bottom heating element burned out

ApplianceWhirlpool Range

ModelRB265PXK-1

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

James From North Kingstown, RI

Apr 17, 2011

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The repair was easy. I turned off the power to the oven at he curcuit breaker. Using a phillips screwdriver, I removed the 2 screws that held on the old heating element. One screw came off easily. The other screw required a little WD-40 and alot of force, but I was able to get it off. I then removed the 2 wires from the terminals on the old element. Again, it required a little force and wiggling of the contact.

Reversing the process, I slid the contacts onto the terminals of the new heating element. Then, I screwed the backplate of the new heating element in place at the back of the oven with the 2 screws I had previously removed. I then restored power at the circuit breaker. The whole job took less then 10 minutes.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Bake Element - 2600W 240V

Part Number: PS335890

$28.66
In Stock