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How can I remove a burned out oven light? My adult son is

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How can I remove a burned out oven light? My adult son is trying to pull out the old light and it doesn't budge. Is there a video of how to do it?
JA: What's the make and model of your oven? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Amana Model #AER 5515QAW Bought 7/2004
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I thought we could do it, but I'm not sure now. My son tried to pull it out but it didn't budge. We have the replacement one here.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: When I ordered the new bulb, the woman taking my order said there was a video We could look at to figure it out. Does that video exist?
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 22 days ago.

Hello from Just Answer and the Appliance Category
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 36 Years, I own my own Appliance repair Company
And I teach appliance repair at a local Community College.
I have over 100,000 plus in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.
You will be paying me for my ANSWER to your Appliance Question,, Not for the repair of your appliance hence the name of this site Just Answer.
I will do my best to take the information that you provide to me and make a Diagnosis for you to be able to repair your own Appliance.

Give me a minute or two to pull up information on this model

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 22 days ago.

this model has just a standard screw in light bulb .

It just turns counter clock wise to be removed.

Now it is possible that with the heat of the oven it has expanded and is tight but it still has to unscrew like a regular lamp light bulb .

Try using a towel or dish cloth to get extra grip on the bulb .

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 22 days ago.

now I`m assuming that he already has the light bulb cover removed correct?