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Glass light cover removal

I have a built in bosch oven. I removed the faulty bulb and screwed (not realy tight at all )the glass back while going out to by a new one this took a couple of days a the cooker was used.when I tried to remove the glass to insert the new bulb it would not unscrew.It does move a little but does not unscew at all.If you can suggest a solution I would be most grateful

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Try spraying WD40 onto the glass and bulb holder, try to screw the bulb cover back on first, and then try to unscrew i, it may help if you grasp it with a cloth or similar as you try to unscrew it
Plz rate my solution.
Tghanks.

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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