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Siemens hb131.50b have inherited in house move but grill element dirty and smokes, how do i clean as most products say not to put on elements?

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I would consider putting it on high and letting it go until it quits smoking. When it cools down vacuum or blow away the dust.

Posted on Dec 02, 2014

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

SOURCE: Grill element stopped working.

I had the same. Dismantle the oven and see at the back side the connection wires for the heat element. Mostly one of the connectors is faulty. I fixed it that way.

Posted on Jan 16, 2010

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Changing the element is straight forward. They come as a pair of glass tubes and after a bit of bending on the top of the case to release the clips fit easily.
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I have a panasonic NNA720 it only works for about 20 seconds on microwave then stops, oven and grill seem ok


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what this indicate is that the element of the oven is weak or gone bad it is the heat provider it is silver in color

what you are to do to fix up this problem is to unscrew the wave from the stroll then trace the wire down to the element disconnect the wire connected to the element remove the element with care then take it to the store to get the same make of it then replace it carefully the problem will solve
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As i see ther is no problem with the microwave itself. Jut kep delicate thngs a bit away from the microwave.

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Grill element stopped working.


I had the same. Dismantle the oven and see at the back side the connection wires for the heat element. Mostly one of the connectors is faulty. I fixed it that way.

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