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Oven not heating though pre-heated light is lit : ge spectra

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oven not heating though pre-heated light is lit
JA: What's the make and model of your oven? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: ge spectra
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: just replaced the oven control board
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: lightning strike took out a few appliances
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

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  1. May I please have your model number so I am able to provide you with accurate, model specific information?
  2. Do you have a meter to test voltage with?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Oven Control board is wb27t10230
I have a multimeter
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

Great! Can you access the cord terminals in the back of the range and test between the two outside terminals, red and black? Do you read 240 VAC or another voltage between those terminals?