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I have a general oven & was trying to change the bulb. I

Customer Question

I have a general oven & was trying to change the bulb.
I made an error by unscrewing the housing from the oven ...instead of just turning the glass cover. ...ugh!
There was a small pop/spark & now the oven panel has no electricity.
What can I do / should I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
GE oven
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

Flip the breaker off to the oven and flip it back on in case the breaker partially tripped. If it doesn't power up the display board, then unfortunately the control board was shorted and would need to be replaced.