I want to replace the glass top "MAIN" part number 318223617 on my Kenmore slide in oven. Model # 790-46709603. What is the procedure. Do you have photos or a drawing?
Answer Franco, here are the written instructions for accessing and repalcing the glass cooktop "HOW TO ACCESS THE CONTROL PANEL AND COOKTOP AREA 1. Pull the oven door up at roughly 45°,lock the oven door hinges, and pull the oven door out of its hinge receptacles and away from the unit. ALWAYS TURN THE HOUSE BREAKER OR FUSES TO THE OFF POSITION, OR UNPLUG THE UNIT FROM THE WALL OUTLET BEFORE WORKING ON THE UNIT Slide the unit out of the cabinet openning Remove the two screws under the console. • Pull down the console.• Remove the screw on both side of the console • To be able to flip over the control panel, remove the screws on both brackets located under the control panel, at the front. The control panel he control panel can now be flipped to allow reach of the electronic components Remove the control panel • Remove the four screws on the front on the burner box (two on both side).
• Pull up on the entire burner box and in order to reach the surface elements just flip over the burner box • Unscrew the burner box from all
sides. • Remove the burner box from the glass top.• the retainer bar by applying pressure to the extremity and pulling the anchorage away
from the retainer bar in order to free the surface element. •follow steps backward in order to re-assemble the cooktop and the control panel.
NOTE There is no need to unplug all the elements upon replacing the glass cooktop. Good Luck