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Wiring 4 wire cook top to 3 wire outlet

Need help wiring 4 wire jenn air cooktop to a 3 wire outlet

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  • tomdowd45 Nov 07, 2008

    I am replacing my old Jenn-Air Cooktop with a new jenn-Air Cooktop, Model# JED8430.  The wiring to the old cooktop is a 2 Pole 40Amp Braker with 2 black wires and 1 Alum. Grd., however the new cooktop requires a 4 wire hookup.  Can I tap into a White wire from another outlet?

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What you have is a 220v and a 110v circuit within the cook top. It needs a 4 wire feed to supply 2 hots, 1ground, and 1 neutral. The 3 wire outlet only has 2hots and a ground no neutral, which will probably not allow your control circuit to operate. You nee to run a neutral wire to obtain a 110v circuit. DO NOT try to run neutral off the ground or you will energize your cook top cabinet and it will shock you. Your solution is to run a neutarl wire from the closest circuit that you can find.


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