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I have a wore hanging from the top of my oven. Is it safe to

Customer Question

I have a wore hanging from the top of my oven.
Is it safe to use?
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 12 months ago.

Hello from JA
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 35 Years,
and have over 100,000 in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.

Can I please have the Full model number of the unit to better assist you ?
I suspect that you meant a wire?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
It's a glen wood but I don't know what kind
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
I did and it's a glen wood
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 12 months ago.

That is the thermostat bulb.

You need to mount it back up in order for the thermostat to properly sense the internal oven temperature.

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Is the stove top save to use?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 12 months ago.

yes the cooktop is fine I suspect the clips that held the bulb in place have rusted away or broken

You will need to take some wire and make a holder to go up into the holes in the oven ceiling just small pieces of cloths hanger will work just bent them in a loop and put one need of the loop in the ceiling then even the oven will work fine also

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 11 months ago.

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