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Hooking up new bake element

I need to screw the terminals back on my replacement bake element in but I don't know which side of the element the red wire and yellow wire connect to. I see that one side of the element has volts and one side has watts. Help!

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    how to wire the 4 terminals? one red wire, one Brown and 2 yellows...

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Shouldnt make a difference your elemnt has only 2 terminals 1 wire to each

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