We first noticed the oven took an excessive amount of time to reach the desired temperature. Finally, one small part of the bake element turned bright red, almost like it was on fire, and then it broke apart at that spot.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Range


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Wrench set
Screw drivers

Kristin From Elkhart, IN

Mar 27, 2008

0 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

After reading other customers' experiences, I removed the screws holding the element in place and pulled it out a few inches in order to disconnect the wires. I then attached the new element and replaced the screws. It was much easier than I expected.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Handle

Part Number: PS232251

In Stock

Single Tapping Screw

Part Number: PS234637

No Longer Available

Bake Element - 240V 2300W

Part Number: PS249466

In Stock