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Oven racks how do i get the oven racks back in my self cleaning oven? there are these little ridges on the back that won't allow the racks to go all the way back. the little ridges get stuck on the dip in the grooves on the side of the oven where the racks are supposed to go. any help will be appreciated.

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I just cleaned my non self cleaning stove; a task I thought would be daunting. I sprayed some oven cleaner in my cold stove, closed the door and left it overnight. The next morning, everything wiped clean VERY easily. I was surprised. then, I had to try to get the oven racks back in...hilarious! I actually stopped trying for a while, and that's how I found this site. Anyway, after 2 breaks of frustrating effort to get the racks back in, I realized I only needed to FLIP THE RACK OVER! The triangles on the front sides of the rack should point up...although it seems as if it should be the opposite. I guess I should have paid attention to what they looked like before I took them out.

Hey, it was pretty funny to me!

Posted on Apr 12, 2009

  • Tara May 24, 2012

    OMG. Thank you so much. I was trying to put them in with the triangles down, duhhhh!
    You're a life saver. :))))))

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    Tonya West-Sheppard Jul 30, 2015

    THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU! LOL I was getting so frustrated trying to put the racks back in after I cleaned my oven this morning. I gave up! I googled how to replace racks and came across this site.

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Oh. I just figured out my own version of this problem when I read this. (This is a real DUH moment...) The ridges (triangles) go in the front, not the back. OK, I have to go put my racks back in correctly now before I break something.

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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    Charlotte Robinson Jul 13, 2014

    Thank you so much I too thought they went at the front . Another duh moment. Thanks again.

  • Vickie bowler Nov 15, 2016

    I am putting the racks in right they are still getting stuck

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I could not put the racks in and it was driving me crazy.. SO on my racks one side is flat one is curved up..I simply pushed in the side that was curved up first to the back of oven and in they went! I am not sure if they are in properly put who cares..they are in..and I am not worried about pulling them out too far when I check food because that would rarely happen anyway right?? Hold the rack..curved side to the back..up where your fingers until the curved part has passed the silly ridges in your oven..then flatten the rack and push in..thats it job done!!

Posted on Aug 11, 2010

  • planetjess Oct 08, 2010

    Thank you thank you thank you. I have had a litany of baking disasters today, culminating in tipping the first viable pan of cookies out all over the oven once they'd finished. Had to remove the racks quickly to get at all the mess in the bottom of the oven before they immolated, and then, with exactly one pan's worth left of dough, I couldn't get those dang racks back in. I think I may have scraped some of my oven coating off with my bad attempts. Your ways worked. Thank you thank you thank you. My husband is laughing his head off at me. :(

  • electricfash Apr 02, 2011

    U are close...but u put them in upside down.....the curved part does go to the back but if its not sliding in easy for u then it is upside down....flip it over, keeping the curved part in the back and make sure that it is curved up and not down.

    Hope this helps (it only took me 20 min to figure this out) lol

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Try starting with the bottom rack first, and make sure the rack is tilted up as far as it will go as you slide it into place.

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