Help wiring a stove top


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Old 12-23-01, 11:38 AM
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Help wiring a stove top

I need help wiring a Jenn air range top I purchased today.

My house wires are the basic black and white with a ground lead.

The range top has the ground, a white wire, a black wire, and a red wire. Plus no instructions on how to wire!!

The load and circuits are okay as I'm replacing an older model Jenn air.

Any help on how I connect the range white, red, and black wires to the house wires will be appreciated.

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Old 12-23-01, 01:26 PM
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Go back to where you bought it and demand the installation instructions. They should show you two different ways to wire it -- one for four-wire service and one for three-wire service. The instructions should tell you whether it is acceptable to connect it to three-wire service, and how to do it. There will be a ground strap involved between the neutral and the chassis. It would be easy for me to tell you how to do it, but I wouldn't want to unless the JennAir people approve of this installation.
 
 

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