Range Articles and Videos

From how to choose the best cookware for your glass cooktop to how to remove a clog from a burner spud on a gas range, these articles and videos from Sears PartsDirect can help you use your gas or electric range more efficiently. To learn symptoms for common range repairs as well as step-by-step instructions to make those repairs, see our range repair help.

4 Things You're Doing Wrong with Your Oven

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4 Things You're Doing Wrong with Your Oven

You might be surprised by these 4 tips for using your oven better.

How to Care for a Radiant Cooktop Video

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How to Care for a Radiant Cooktop Video

Learn how to choose cookware for a glass cooktop range and how to clean the cooktop with a non-abrasive cleaner.

How to Correct an Oven's Temperature Setting

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How to Correct an Oven's Temperature Setting

If your oven consistently undercooks or overcooks, it might need recalibration. You can reset it yourself.

Range Common Parts Glossary

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Range Common Parts Glossary

Learn what replacement parts are most commonly used and what they do.

Range Common Questions

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Range Common Questions

Find out which replacement parts are most often used in gas and electric ranges and learn what each part does.

Hidden Bake Element Has Long Preheat

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Hidden Bake Element Has Long Preheat

Here's why ovens with hidden bake elements take longer to preheat.

Sealed Burners Repair and Cleaning Video

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Sealed Burners Repair and Cleaning Video

Learn how to repair and clean a sealed burner on the cooktop or range.

How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances Video

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How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances Video

Learn how to keep the stainless-steel appliances in your home clean and shining bright.

Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

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Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

See where you should look when trying to locate the model tag on a kitchen or laundry appliance.

How to Make Super-Moist Brownies

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How to Make Super-Moist Brownies

This recipe makes 50 incredibly moist brownies.

6 Tips for Using a Range Efficiently

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6 Tips for Using a Range Efficiently

These simple everyday habits cut down on wasted energy when you cook and bake.

Oven Rack Placement Tips Video

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Oven Rack Placement Tips Video

See where you should place your oven rack when you roast, bake or broil.

7 Microwave Mistakes

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7 Microwave Mistakes

Learn what food to avoid in the microwave and what containers won’t survive the heat or could damage your microwave.

Easy DIY Range Repairs

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Easy DIY Range Repairs

Check out some of our easy DIY range repair guides that can help you get your range working quickly.

Troubleshooting an F10 Error Code on a Range Video

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Troubleshooting an F10 Error Code on a Range Video

Learn how to troubleshoot problems with your range that cause an F10 error to be displayed.

Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

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Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

Learn some of the most common symbols found in a wiring diagram and what they mean.

How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

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How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

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Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.

How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

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How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working.

How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

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How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.

How to Clean a Glass Cooktop Video

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How to Clean a Glass Cooktop Video

Find out how to clean the glass cooktop on your range or cooktop to keep it looking new.

How to Make Irish Shortbread Toffee Bars

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How to Make Irish Shortbread Toffee Bars

These toffee bars combine caramel and chocolate in layers for an ooey-gooey treat.

Choosing the Best Cookware for Your Glass Cooktop

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Choosing the Best Cookware for Your Glass Cooktop

Find out how to tell if you need new pots and pans and which type will work best with your cooktop.

Quiz: Are You Abusing Your Appliances?

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Quiz: Are You Abusing Your Appliances?

Take our quiz to see how well you treat your appliances. Then, find out what you can do to help them last longer.

How to Make Easy Decadent Hazelnut Fudge Brownies

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How to Make Easy Decadent Hazelnut Fudge Brownies

Nine ingredients will have you on your way to making decadent, nutty brownies.

How to Change the Clock on Your Range Video

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How to Change the Clock on Your Range Video

This video from Sears PartsDirect shows how to change the clock on your range.

How to Repair Arc and Burn Marks in a Microwave Video

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How to Repair Arc and Burn Marks in a Microwave Video

Find out how to repair microwave arc and burn marks with touch-up paint in this how-to video.

Dual-Ring Radiant Surface Element Not Working Video

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Dual-Ring Radiant Surface Element Not Working Video

Watch this troubleshooting video to see why a dual burner won’t heat.

Range Radiant Surface Element Not Working Video

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Range Radiant Surface Element Not Working Video

Troubleshoot the likely causes why a stovetop burner won’t heat.

F90 Error Code Troubleshooting for Ranges Video

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F90 Error Code Troubleshooting for Ranges Video

Troubleshoot the door lock system to find and fix the problem.

F30 and F31 Error Code Troubleshooting for Ranges Video

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F30 and F31 Error Code Troubleshooting for Ranges Video

Find out if it’s the oven temperature sensor, electronic control board or a wiring harness.

Range Hot Surface Light Won’t Turn Off Video

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Range Hot Surface Light Won’t Turn Off Video

Learn how to test the surface element switches to find the broken part.