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Jenn Air Oven Broiler Problem

JES8850AAB

The 4 most common part(s) or condition(s) which contribute to the symptom Oven broiler problem are listed below. Check or test each item and watch any available videos. If you are still unable to solve the problem you may need to do additional research and troubleshooting. Remember, with our 365 Days. Period.® return policy you can return any part for any reason. So, go ahead and buy it to try it. No other parts retailer offers this unconditional return policy.

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Broil Element - Part # 703166 Mfg Part # 74003042

Broil Element

RepairClinic Item # 703166

If there is an oven broiler problem, check the broil element. The broil element is a black tube near the top of the oven about as thick as a pencil. When it is operating normally, the broil element will glow red hot. If there is an oven broiler problem, the broil element may have burned out. It is often obvious to see where the broil element has burned out because there will be a hole or break in the element or blisters on the outside of the element. Test the broil element using an Ohm meter. If it has continuity it's OK. If not, it should be replaced.

Other Causes and Conditions

Loose or Burnt Wire Connection

If there is an oven broiler problem, there might be a burnt wire supplying power to the broil element. Sometimes the wire supplying power to the element burns out right near the element itself. Check for this by just looking at the wires leading to the element. If they're burned out it is usually easy to spot.

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Oven Control Board - Part # 1009029 Mfg Part # 74007221

Oven Control Board

RepairClinic Item # 1009029

The oven control board has a set of relays that turn on and off power to the bake and broil circuits according to the customer settings and sensor input. An oven broiler problem is usually caused by one of the heating components. However, if the oven control board is bad, it might not send voltage to the heating components. To determine what is causing the oven broiler problem, first test the simpler components in the circuit. The oven control board can't be tested easily and will have to be replaced if it is defective.

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Oven Control Board

RepairClinic Item # 1035540

The oven control board has a set of relays that turn on and off power to the bake and broil circuits according to the customer settings and sensor input. An oven broiler problem is usually caused by one of the heating components. However, if the oven control board is bad, it might not send voltage to the heating components. To determine what is causing the oven broiler problem, first test the simpler components in the circuit. The oven control board can't be tested easily and will have to be replaced if it is defective.

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