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JED8430BD Wiring Just bought the same cooktop replacing a GE brand with a downdraft. When I connect, the fan smells and shut down due to the fact it seems to be only 110v and the cooktop is 220. I have 220 supply and need to know what how to connect...I have black, white, red, and ground on the cooktop, and white, black and ground coming from the supply...ideas?

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From supply
white, black - should be hot then ground

On cooktop
red, black - should be hot white - neutral then ground

If you have a volt meter measure
supply
between white - black 220v
between white or black - ground 110

cooktop
between red - black 220v
between red or black - ground or neutral 110

If the above is confirmed
connect
red (cooktop) to white(supply)
black (cooktop) to black(supply)
white (cooktop) to ground(supply)

Regards

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

  • D Clare Sep 07, 2008

    oops! cant measure volt on cooktop

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