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I am looking for a service manual for a Jenn Air SEG196W, I

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I am looking for a service manual for a Jenn Air SEG196W, I need the electrical schematic to make sure the that the way the former owner moved wires will not hurt the range.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Chas replied 9 months ago.
What is the number of the manual you have?


Customer: replied 9 months ago.


The manual I have I downloaded off the internet, the number is XXXXX And yes it has SEG196 and SEG196c. That was my concern because the service men that are here wanted to make sure they did not hurt the range/oven in any way. I have looked at many different online sites and paid for this service manual and it appears to be the wrong model.

Expert:  Chas replied 9 months ago.
I understand your frustration, but the manual you have is the correct one according to Jen Air, I am interested in knowing what wiring you are talking about not knowing if it will hurt the unit?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.


The previous owner bypassed the bus bar on the range except for the neutral/white wire. He put the incoming black/hot to the blue wire of the range and he used a regular three prong cord instead of the three wire 30 amp plug.

Expert:  Chas replied 9 months ago.
Black should be L1, and all the red should be on L2 and all the white on Neutral according to the wiring diagram I am looking at, I don't see a blue until it gets to the downdraft...

Customer: replied 9 months ago.

Which model schematic should I use, SEG196 or 196C

Expert:  Chas replied 9 months ago.
the 196 c is for the Canadian model, they have different rules there, they have to have fuses installed and such... use the 196 only for your model and it will be correct...


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