The temperature sensor in monitors the temperature to determine when the oven is hot enough. So if you would like to know how to replace a GE oven sensor because your oven won’t heat or you are experiencing some other heating issues, keep reading.
How To Test A GE Oven Temperature Sensor
To test a GE oven temperature sensor, do the following…
Step 1: Get a multimeter and place the prongs on the sensor.
Step 2: Look at the reading. If there is no continuity, you will need to replace the sensor.
How To Replace A GE Oven Sensor
Follow the steps below to replace the temperature sensor in a GE oven sensor…
Step 1: Turn the oven’s power supply off or unplug the oven.
Step 2: Open the door of the oven.
Step 3: Remove the racks in the oven.
Step 4: Take out the screw which holds the temperature sensor in place. The sensor is on the upper back wall of the oven in the middle of the grill element.
Step 5: Pull out the temperature sensor carefully.
Step 6: Disconnect the wire plug connected to the sensor by pressing it then pulling it out.
Step 7: Get a new sensor and connect the wire plug to it.
Step 8: Hold the sensor in place with the screws.
Step 9: Return the racks to the oven.
Step 10: Close the oven door and plug it back in.
The video below will show give you a visual of how to replace a GE oven sensor.
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