The oven's bottom bake element burned up

ApplianceHotpoint Range


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Socket set

Dennis From Los Alamos, NM

Jan 03, 2008

10 out of 13 people found this instruction helpful

First I turned the circuit breaker switch off for the stove unit. I then removed the two screws that hold the element in place at the back of the oven. I then pulled the element out about 3 inches and disconnected the two wires. I attached the new element, bolting the wires into place and then screwed the element back into place on the back wall of the oven. I flipped the breaker switch back on, and turned on the oven. I was done in roughly 15 minutes. The most difficult part was having to shine a flash light into the oven to replace the part, and negotiating the hard cold kitchen floor.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Bake Element

Part Number: PS249449

In Stock