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Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP
 
Approximate retail price:
$1850
Summary: This Jenn-Air freestanding gas range has the following:
• 4 surface burners
• Among surface burners, 2 high-powered burner(s).
• Convection oven mode.
• Grates: Cast iron, continuous.
• Double ovens.
• Touchpads for setting oven temperature.
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Community icon17 people have reviewed this model.
Type: Gas and dual-fuel, double oven (30-inch)
User Reviews
User Reviews

 
1.0
Oven turns itself on - by itself -
11/13/2012
Pros
Cons
Poor Design
Best Uses
Comment:
I usually don't use the back burners on my stove but I recently cooked a few things on my stove that required using a back burner. Later on that evening the stove turned itself on and set itself to 350. I didn't think too much of it, dismissing it as me accidentally leaving it on. However, the next morning when I woke up I smelled oven smell. I walked into the kitchen and there was the oven, running at 350 as toasty as could be! This is really scary and an obvious design flaw! I can't believe there isn't a class action lawsuit regarding this.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

 
1.0
Can I give 0 Stars?
1/5/2012
Pros
Attractive Design
Cons
Unreliable Performance
Best Uses
Comment:
So upset writing this as I see Jennaire had a huge problem with the control panel on this model and never had to recall or fix it. Stove 5 years old, control panel shot due to poor placement as mentioned by others.Oven started turning itself on, by itself, scary. $829 to replace control panel. This, after spending $229 last year to replace lower heating element. Stay far, far away from anything made by this company or anyone continuing to make this model.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Never Again!
3/16/2010
Pros
Attractive Design
Easy To Clean
Heats Up Quickly
Cons
Unreliable Performance
Best Uses
Comment:
I purchased this stove because of the reputation of Jenn-Air. I liked the performance of the stove, but in less than two and a half years the electronic panel malfunctioned. The customer service of this company was as poor as I have ever experienced. It was four months (including Thanksgiving and Christmas) before the part was available. Just a week before it was available, I negotiated with them to remove the stove from my home and give me a buy out check. They were reluctant to do this, and really pushed to get me to purchase another Jenn-Air. It was an absolute nightmare with many phone calls to customer service. I have finally purchased another stove and will never purchase another product from this company.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP is part of the Kitchen ranges test program at Consumer Reports. The Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP Kitchen ranges features and specs include Low-power burners, Medium-power burners, Stainless steel available, Convection mode, High-power burners, Cooking drawer, Double oven, Slide-in, Number of cooktop burners. In our lab tests, Kitchen ranges models like the Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP are reviewed on Oven capacity, Self-cleaning, Overall score, Type, Baking, Broiling, Cooktop high, Cooktop low. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Jenn-Air JGR8890ADP.
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