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Element replacement I replaced the upper heating element exactly as I removed the old one. However, when I kicked the breaker back on, the element starting heating even though the control was in the off position. Any ideas on why this is happening?

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Sorry, but that's a bad one. If you have a JBP78 as you posted under, the broil heat relay contacts arched and welded closed. = replace electronic range control. If you do not have that model, you may have a separate bake / broil switch, which is where that problem occurred and then that would be able to be replaced.

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