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Repairman1981
Repairman1981, Home Appliance Technician
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Experience:  10 years Repairing Appliances, Factory Trained in Several Major Brands Self employed owner at All Better Appliance
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our Thermador electric overn (about 8 years old) will only

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our Thermador electric overn (about 8 years old) will only broil. How to reboot? Tried cutting power and that didn't work.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Repairman1981 replied 5 years ago.

Repairman1981 :

Have you measured the resistance of the bake element?

JACUSTOMER-kb18ee5d- :

I am a homeowner. No idea how to do that.

Repairman1981 :

You need to pull the bake element and meter it for resistance with an ohm meter ...... most likely if bake doesn't work but broil does, the element is your issue

Repairman1981 :

However there is ALWAYS a possibility that the relay board could be at fault

Repairman1981 :

best way to tell is meter the element