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ByDave Rongey © Ask the Electrician 2017 Author, Licensed Electrical Contractor
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Wire Connections for a Kitchen Range

How to Wire a Kitchen Range: Ground Strap Connection and Wiring Configuration, Electric Range Installation with a typical 220 Volt electric power cord wiring system.

Electrical Wiring a Kitchen Range
Electrical Question: When hooking up a Frigidaire range the green wire & the white wire were hooked up with the ground strap still connected.

This electrical wiring question came from: Patricia, from Pelion, South Carolina.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Patricia.

How to Wire a Kitchen Range

Application: 220Volt or 240Volt Range Cord Wiring.
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate – Best if wired by a Licensed Electrical Contractor.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools and a Voltage Tester.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools and the available access to the range cord electrical connection box.
Precaution: Identify the range circuit, turn it OFF and  Tag it with a Note before working with the range cord wiring.

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Connections for a Kitchen Range

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