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TEF361ESC Tappan Range - Instructions

All installation instructions for TEF361ESC parts

These instructions have been submitted by other PartSelect customers and can help guide you through the range repair with useful information like difficulty of repair, length of repair, tools needed, and more.

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Bottom element in oven broke in half.

  • Customer: Thomas from Albuquerque NM
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Socket set
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
The instructions were all we needed. My wife did the repair and I held the flashlight since I just had surgery. Everything went just fine.

Baking element burnt out.

  • Customer: Kristin from Haw River NC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Removed the screws that held the element in. I didn't have the proper tool, so I used an adjustable wrench. Pulled the element out until the wires were exposed. Pulled the connectors off the old element, put them on the new one, reinserted the wires, and put the screws back in. Easy!

On Christmas day, my oven would not come to bake my dressing.

  • Customer: Janie from Del Rio TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Socket set
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
We noticed a small hole in the heater element. My fiance did some research and found your website. He ordered the part for less than $25. Shipping service was very fast. We had the part within 2 days. He had it installed in less than 10 minutes. Thanks! for the great service. We were able to use the oven for everything we needed to bake for New Year. Excellent service.

Oven element burned out.

  • Customer: albert from bronson FL
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Took the old one out and put the new one in.

element broke

  • Customer: joseph s from eureka MT
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
orderd part and saw the video and it was very ease to replace part

The heating element burnt itself in half.

  • Customer: Shelly from Grimes IA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
I removed the old heating element, ordered a new one and replaced it with the new elemnt. Sounds super easy, however, when I removed the old element the wire holding the left prong slipped through the hole into the back of the oven. I had to remove the back of the stove and feed the wire back through, hold it in place with an adjustable wrench while attaching the new elemnent. Hardest part? Plugging the stove back in!! Not the easiest thing when you're a small woman with short arms (which is me). :)

Burned out bake (lower) element

  • Customer: Richard from Wilmington DE
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
I just followed the video. Unplug the stove, undo two screws holding the element, pull it out to get to the terminals, pull off the electrical terminals, connect the terminals to the new element, push back in the new element, replace the screws, plug in the stove and set the clock. It did not take even five minutes from start to finish. You will need a flashlight to see as the oven light doesn't come on while the stove is unplugged!

no bottom element power on bake

  • Customer: Lawrence from Cartersville GA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
It was really easy,I used a nutdriver and removed the top half of the back cover did my electrical test found the problem,contacted parts select got the part and removed four screws and removed the electronic boad then disconnected the wires and installed the new one, reconnected the wires reinstalled the back cover turned it on works like a new oven.

Only problem was not having the correct tools already on hand

  • Customer: Dawne from Oakland CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
My oven went out the day before Christmas. After calling around and getting high quotes from several 24/7 repairmen I decided to do the repair myself. I searched YouTube and found the video from PartSelect on how to repair my oven and decided to order my part. Due to the holidays there was a shipping delay but once I got the replacement part it was easy to repair. Just make sure that you are aware of the tools needed to do your repair. You save a LOT of time that way. My repair probably would have taken me only 30 mins but it took over 2 hrs due to 2 trips to the hardware store.

oven element burned out

  • Customer: Robin from Roseland LA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
removed the two screws holding the element in place, pulled the wire connectios off of each end, reversed the procedure and whala!! what an easy task, and I was just about ready to spend $556 dollars to buy a new stove, this part cost $23 dollars.

bake element burnt out

  • Customer: David from burleson TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
I unscrewed the two 1/4 in. nuts and disconnected both sides. I then reconnected the new element. Works great. Great price and fast shipping.

Switch was sparking

  • Customer: Marshall from Newport, NC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Took back cover off 2 screws held the switch then moved wires one at a time from old switch to the new one put everything back plugged in stove everything worked

the lower replaced

  • Customer: Madeline from Myrtle Beach SC
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
to install the element was somewhat easy but turn the oven on there is no heat either on the upper or replaced element the light on the range shows it workings so it no doubt has an internal problem that will require a electrician in order to locate the problem due to the noise that i heard when the element went out-i am not surprised that it needs other work

Burned out element

  • Customer: David from Mountain rest SC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
The DIY video on the PartSelect website was very useful as it showed how to do the repair without taking the panel off the whole back of the stove. It was a very simple repair being armed with the knowledge shown in the video.

burnt element

  • Customer: richard from Smithfield NC
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
There was a video on here that give the simple instructions. Very easy
All Instructions for the TEF361ESC
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