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Oven heats very slow

How do i trouble shoot electric elements?

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Get a multimeter and test the resistance of the element and ohms, be sure to turn off the power first, take the element loose, and ohm it out, and check the resistance of the element. Most multimeters have a continuity setting, and try that and see if the element has continuity. if it doesnt, chances are that that is your bad element

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