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JENN AIR GLASS TOP REPLACEMENT

THE GLASS TOP ON OUR DOWNDRAFT STOVE NEEDS TO BE REPLACED, AND I WANT TO ATTEMPT IT MYSELF.. CAN YOU PROVIDE THE STEPS I NEED TO REMOVE THE EXSISTING TOP AND HOW TO REPACE THE HEATING ELEMENTS SCREWED INTO THE TOP ETC..THANKS IN ADVANCE

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The glass top replacemnt is a pretty straightfoward task, a matter of unscrewing one and repalcing it wiht anew one. after ordering new top its a matter of lookin g at eh new top to see which screws would need to be removed from old. hardest part about job will be youll need to do disconnect the downdraft from the venting ,and pull unit up from the counter inwhich it is installe.< not difficult but cumbersome and awkward to manuver. check abd verify full model and serail number and cal manufacture for correct part umber. may cast anywhere fom 200-400 dollars depending on model

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