the element did not turn compleatly off, the on light stayed on.

ApplianceWhirlpool Range


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

chaz From fairplay, CO

Aug 17, 2008

37 out of 41 people found this instruction helpful

removed the screws holding the back metal panel, this exposed the wires to the switch. tested the wires to find that they were live when the switch was in the off position. ordered a new switch. UNPLUGED THE STOVE. removed the knob on the front of the stove. this exposed 2 screws, removed screws and the switch came away from the stove. removed each wire from the old switch and replaced them in the same position on the new switch. inserted new switch into the stove and attached the 2 screws. replaced back panel and pluged in stove. all tested well

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Surface Burner Element Switch - 8"

Part Number: PS336989

In Stock