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GE JBS160DMWW Range

We expect this model to perform similarly to the tested GE JBS360RMSS although it may differ in price and features. Small oven window, oven dial with no digital display

Recall notice

In December 2021, GE recalled some models of ranges—sold between May 2021 and July 2021—due to a possible tip-over hazard. Recalled ranges were sold under seven brand names: GE, GE Profile, Hotpoint, Haier, Café, Conservator, and Crosley. Find more details here, including how to check if your specific model is affected.

Ratings Scorecard

Survey Results

Predicted Reliability

Predicted Reliability

Predicted brand reliability icons are based on estimated problem rates for newly purchased electric ranges, not covered by an extended warranty or service contract, within the first five years of ownership.

 /  5
Owner Satisfaction

Owner Satisfaction

Brand owner satisfaction icons are based on the proportion of members who are extremely likely to recommend their electric range to their friends and family.

 /  5

Test Results

Cooktop high

Cooktop high

This reflects how quickly the most powerful element could raise a large pot of water from room temperature to a near boil.

 /  5
Cooktop low

Cooktop low

This reflects the ability of the lowest power element to melt and hold chocolate without scorching it. We also set the most powerful element to its lowest setting to test its ability to hold a large pot of tomato sauce below a boil.

 /  5
Baking

Baking

This reflects the evenness of cookies and cakes in multi-rack baking tests.

 /  5
Broiling

Broiling

Based on even browning of a pan of burgers and high-heat searing ability.

 /  5
Oven capacity

Oven capacity

This is our evaluation of usable space, including shelf area and vertical space for casseroles. For dual oven models, the score includes both ovens.

 /  5
Self-cleaning

Self-cleaning

A gauge of the oven self-cleaning cycle's effectiveness at removing a baked-on mixture of eggs, lard, cherry-pie filling, cheese, tomato puree, and tapioca.

 /  5

About

The GE JBS160DMWW is part of the Ranges test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Electric coil ranges models like the JBS160DMWW are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Cooktop high This reflects how quickly the most powerful element could raise a large pot of water from room temperature to a near boil.

Cooktop low This reflects the ability of the lowest power element to melt and hold chocolate without scorching it. We also set the most powerful element to its lowest setting to test its ability to hold a large pot of tomato sauce below a boil.

Baking This reflects the evenness of cookies and cakes in multi-rack baking tests.

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