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RC8400XBQ2 Whirlpool Cooktop - Overview

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Sections of the RC8400XBQ2 [Viewing 1 of 1]

$9.80

Surface Burner Plug-In Block Kit

This newer-style terminal block kit includes two metal brackets, two pre-crimped wires with terminals, two ceramic wire nuts, a heat shrinking tube, and a mounting screw.

$31.28

Surface Burner - 8" - 2600W

***Please NOTE: The manufacturer recommends that you replace the burner receptacle at the same time.

$28.56

Standard Y-Frame Surface Burner - 6" - 1500W

The manufacturer suggests replacing the receptacle at the same time.

$2.82

Surface Burner Stabilizer Clip Kit

This kit contains one clip, a screw, and a nut.

$8.21

Drip Bowl - 6" - Black

Sold individually.

$9.24

8" Drip Bowl - Black

This black porcelain drip bowl with a hole in the bottom is intended for use with some electric ranges and cooktops.

$2.03

Screw with Washer

This metallic screw is less than an inch long and comes with a plastic washer.

$27.18

Surface Burner Knob

Sold individually. This knob accepts a double-flat shaft.

$23.34

Thermostat

$4.90

Mounting Clip

This mounting clip is for the surface burner receptacle of your electric range. Sold individually.

Common Symptoms of the RC8400XBQ2 [Viewing 1 of 1209]

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8 inch burner wouldn't come on. Wires shorted out

  • Customer: Jonathan from Lilburn GA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 34 of 41 people found this instruction helpful
One screw holds the block onto the stove top. Had to clean out fitting for phillips screwdriver or screw would have stripped because it was old with lots of buildup. Even cleaned out, this screw required great force with phillips screwdriver to keep from stripping. Caution! If you strip it, you'll have to drill it out! The rest was a snap. Cut the old wires ... read more

One burner didn't work all the time the other would go red hot

  • Customer: Phillip from Pekin IL
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 7 of 7 people found this instruction helpful
I unplugged the stove from the outlet, then removed the two burners I was going to be working on and the drip pans. Then I raised the top part of the stove and removed the screws holding the plug-in blocks to the stove. Then I cut the two wires going to the old plug-in block and stripped the wires back to match the new wire parts. Then I placed the sleeves o... read more

Burner was arching or not heating up.

  • Customer: Scott from Pleasant Valley CT
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 6 of 9 people found this instruction helpful
I followed the instructions on removing the existing burner, recepticle, and section of wire. Then followed same instructions for reinstalling above new parts. The instructions were simple and straight forward. The only gluich was that I had to drill out the rivets holding in the old hold down clips. I drilled these out with an 1/8" bit on the burner side o... read more