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I have an over the has a black, white and red connection and

Customer Question

I have an over the has a black, white and red connection and it's 110, can I connect that to a standard outlet?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  AssuredElectrical replied 2 years ago.
Welcome. My name is ***** ***** would be glad to assist.

Most ovens require a dedicated 240 volt source to function because of the heating elements.

What is the make and model of the oven?

Or you can look at the nameplate where the Model number is ***** and find the section marked:
V or Voltage
W or KW
A or Amps

Post those and we can figure what the need is on the oven

Customer: replied 2 years ago.


model: EW30DS75KS

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Make: Electrolux

Model: EW30DS75KS

Expert:  AssuredElectrical replied 2 years ago.
Ok, thank you for the information.

Unfortunately, the range cannot be connected to a standard 120 volts supply.

It has a fairly large electric oven and heating elements.

The range will have to be connected to a larger cable, the same size of an electric dryer.

You will need #10 wire and a double pole 30 amp breaker.
Manual requirements:
Only a power supply cord kit rated at 125/250 volts 30 Amps should be used. Cord must have either 3 or 4 conductors.

New power installations require a 4 conductor and existing installations are allowed to use the 3 wire

Let me know anything further to assist on the situation, just reply and we will work out the details,
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

This is from the spec sheet.

Color –
Stainless Steel
Gas / Power Supply Connection Location
Voltage Rating 120V / 60Hz / 15A
Amps @ 120 Volts 10 Amps

Expert:  AssuredElectrical replied 2 years ago.

This is the model you gave me here:

Gas cooktop and electric oven


Verify if that is your model
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I will verify, and reply, thank you

Expert:  AssuredElectrical replied 2 years ago.
Ok, very good.

If you scroll down that page, you will see that the oven uses a lot of power and it cannot operate off 120 volts.

Electrical Specifications

  • Power Supply Connection Location:

    Right Rear Bottom
  • Voltage Rating:

    240V / 208V 60Hz
  • Connected Load (kW Rating) @ 240V:

    5.5 / 4.1
  • Amps @ 240 Volts:

    22.9 / 19.7
  • Minimum Circuit Required (Amps):