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Appliantology Newsletter: Home on the Range

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<div><span style="color: #000000;">Appliantology Newsletter</span></div>
<div><span style="color: #ff0000;">Home on the Range</span></div>
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<div>An electric range has two main working parts: the stove or cooktop elements and the oven elements.  The most common problem with stove elements is the receptacles get sloppy and stop making good, tight electrical contact with the element resulting in poor heating.  The most common (and simplest) problem with the oven is that the bake or broil element self-destructs, sometimes in spectacular fashion.  In this issue of <i>Appliantology</i>, ol' Samurai's gonna show you how to whup up on both of these common and easily-repairable problems.  </div>
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<div style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://appliantology.org/topic/38670-fixing-electric-stove-burners-that-dont-heat-up-properly/" style="font-weight: normal; font-size: 10pt; color: #000000; font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; text-decoration: underline;"><img style="border: 0pt none;" width="450" height="254" src="http://thumbnail.ymlp.com/zenzoidman_ZZ50177657.jpg"/></a></div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">Replacing an Oven Bake or Broil Element Safely</div>
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<div style="text-align: left;">And Remember...</div>
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<div>I'm always uploading new videos to my YouTube channel from my various appliance service calls as <a href="http://applianceguru.com" style="font-weight: normal; font-size: 10pt; color: #000000; font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; text-decoration: underline;">The Appliance Guru</a>.  You can keep up with 'em by subscribing to <a href="http://youtube.com/samurairepairman" style="font-weight: normal; font-size: 10pt; color: #000000; font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; text-decoration: underline;">Samurai's YouTube Channel</a>.</div>
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