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Replacing PB010036 Bake / Broil Thermostat Viking

Replacing: PB010036 Bake / Broil Thermostat Viking
in a Viking VGIC365-6B
Is there an assembly drawing of the oven/broil control?
I need to replace the oven thermostat and in order to do that
the oven electrical control control switch needs to be taken apart.

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You do not need to take apart any switches, all you need - unplug it from power, open front panel (2 screw on each side) remove all knobs, there is 3 more screws behind them). unscrew thermostat 2 screws behind knob. open top part of stove, remove grates and cover. you will see wires to thermostat unplug them and plug one by one to new thermostat. remove old thermostat from inside the oven (it has bracket inside). put the new one. close everything back.
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Posted on Jul 02, 2010

  • evmc Sep 30, 2010

    This was good advice, but I found out that you must also remove the two bottom screws from the burner controls on either side of the oven control, because these screws hold the front panel to the burner controls. I did not need to remove the three screws behind the front panel. Would appreciate any more tips for routing and inserting the thermostat thru the hole into the oven. Thank you

  • Brent Poole Oct 05, 2016

    this was perfect advice. I didn't even have to remove the front panel. I was able to access through the top. Thank you so much for the help!

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