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I have a whirpool range top that i purchased that i now realize i do not have 220 V circuit available (replacing a gas range top). I have 120v available. The range top has a sticker that says 'connect only to a 3 wire 120/240 volt power supply, the neutral conductor is not required for operation of the appliance.' Besides having an electrician put in a new 220v circuit, is there anything else I can do? Will it operate off of 120v? It is a whirpool rr3024rb01. Thanks

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It will not operate. The control panel will work but you will have no heat. The top and oven need 220 to actually heat up. The only thing that will work on 120 will be your clock and a warm zone if there's one.

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