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What dose it mean when dispaly says bad cord

When I plug in and turn the breaker on the display says bad cords

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You may want to look at the cord where it connects to the range to see if it is loose or burnt. Check the whole cord to see if there are any breaks in it anywhere. The cords are not real costly so you can replace it yourself.

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