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Element Glows Red, can not regulate heat

My stove element on one of the burners just wnt south and glows red hot and I can not regulate the heat on this pone burner. Any suggestions?
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You have a bad gas valve For that one specific burner. The valve is located right behing the selecter knob. You have to take all the knobs off and removve that plate to access them. You will see a switch. Remove the switch and right there is your valve. You need to turn both power and gas off when doing this repair.

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  • erica graber Feb 09, 2009

    i am sorry you have an electric stove and the surface burner will not go to a low setting? if this is the case you have a bad thermistate. you have different thermistates for each burner remove the consol and replace the thermistate

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