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I have A G.E. gas stove with electric ignition. It blew A circuit

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I have A G.E. gas stove with electric ignition. It blew A circuit and when I turned the circuit on, the clock came on and the ignition would lite the burners, but the click, click of the ignition will not shut off. model jgbs20wea3ww
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 5 years ago.
Is it the top burners that are clicking or the oven?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
the top burners although now its down to one side
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 5 years ago.
What blew the curcit? Was there any rewiring?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no, nothing out of the ordinary. the only thing that happened was I took the front knobs off to clean them
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 5 years ago.

Did you get water in under the burners? Unplug the unit if it is still.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
It was just the knobs I don't see how I could get water under the burners
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 5 years ago.
What blew the curcit?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
my ass hole husband who had no answers for me now tells me I probably did get water under the burners, so I guess you have answered my question
Expert:  MASTER-TECH replied 5 years ago.

If the water is what blew the curcit it may have damaged one of the switches. With the unit unplugged remove the knobs. Use a hair dryer on low and dry the switches under where the knobs were. This can take quit a wial. You can leave it unplugged over night it you need to. Also you can still use the cook top with the power off.

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