GE Oven Broiler [Problems & Proven Solutions]

GE JK3800SHSS Combination Wall Oven

An oven broiler is what people need to give their food that nice finishing touch. If your GE oven broiler isn’t working or you are faced with other oven broiler issues, this article will show you how to fix them.

GE Oven Broiler Not Working — How To Fix

There are a couple of reasons why the broiler in your GE oven would stop working. Below we will list each one and how to them.

The Broil Element

A faulty broil element may be the most likely reason why your GE oven broiler is not working. Read this article to learn how to replace the broiler in a GE oven.

The Igniter

The igniter may also be the reason your GE oven broiler is not working. Click here to know how to replace this component in a GE oven. If your GE oven broiler won’t turn off, also read the article in the link to replace the igniter.

The Thermostat

This is another component you should check if your GE oven broiler is not working. Read this to learn how to test and replace the thermostat in a GE oven.

The Control Board

Even though it’s not really likely this is the cause of your problem, it’s still a possibility. Make sure to check all the previous components first. If your GE oven broiler still doesn’t work afterwards, read this article to replace the control board in your GE oven. If your GE oven broiler comes on when baking, also read the article in the link to learn how to replace the control board in your GE oven.

The Safety Valve

This is another possible reason why your GE oven broiler won’t work. Replacing the safety valve in a GE oven is a bit complicated. However if you would still like to replace this component yourself, read this article

GE Oven Bake And Broil Not Working

If these two features are not working in your GE oven, look at this article

How To Use The Broiler In A GE Oven

To use the broiler in a GE oven, follow the steps listed below…

Step 1: Turn the oven on and press the “Broil” button once for high or twice for low.

Step 2: Press “Start”.

Step 3: Pull out the bottom drawer of the oven and slide your tray in.

Step 4: Close the drawer.

Step 5: Once your desired time has been reached, press the “Clear/Off” button on the oven’s control panel.

The video below will give you a visual of how to use your GE oven broiler.

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