All about the Use & Care of your Cooktop TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Care & Cleaning (Cleaning Chart)............................8 Important Safety Instructions..................................3 Care & Cleaning.....................................................9 Before Setting Surface Controls...............................6 Before You Call ...................................................11 Setting Surface Controls.........................................7 Major Appliance Warranty...........
Welcome & Congratulations Product Registration Register Your Product The PRODUCT REGISTRATION CARD should be filled in completely, signed and returned to Electrolux Home Products. Serial Plate Location Cooktop Serial Plate Location Congratulations on your purchase of a new appliance! At Electrolux Home Products, we are very proud of our product and are completely committed to providing you with the best service possible. Your satisfaction is our number one priority.
Important Safety Instructions Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference. WARNING If the information in this manual is not followed exactly, a fire or explosion may result causing property damage, personal injury or death. FOR YOUR SAFETY — Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance. — WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS: • Do not try to light any appliance.
Important Safety Instructions • DO NOT TOUCH SURFACE BURNERS, GRATES, OR AREAS NEAR THESE BURNERS. Surface burners may be hot even though the flames are not visible. Areas near surface burners may become hot enough to cause burns. During and after use, do not touch or let clothing or other flammable materials touch these areas until they have had sufficient time to cool. Among these areas are the cooktop and the surfaces facing the cooktop.
Important Safety Instructions Grounding Instructions For personal safety, the cooktop must be properly grounded. For maximum safety, the power cord must be plugged into an electrical outlet that is correctly polarized and properly grounded. DO NOT operate the cooktop using a 2-prong adapter or an extension cord.
before setting surface controls Locations of the Gas Surface Burners The SIMMER burner is best used for simmering delicate sauces, etc. This burner is located at the right rear burner position. The STANDARD sized burners are used for most surface cooking needs. This burner is located at the left rear positions on the 30" & 36" cooktop (and there is one more standard burner located at the right front position on the 36" cooktop models).
setting surface controls Operating the Gas Surface Controls 1 Place cooking utensil on surface burner. 2 Push the surface control knob down and turn counterclockwise out of the OFF position. 3 Release the knob and rotate to the LITE position (see figure 1). Note: All four electronic surface ignitors will spark at the same time. However, only the burner you are turning on will ignite. 4 Visually check that the burner has a flame. 5 Turn the control knob counterclockwise to the desired flame size.
care & cleaning (Cleaning Chart) Cleaning Various Parts of Your Cooktop Before cleaning any part of the cooktop, be sure all controls are turned OFF and the cooktop is COOL. Remove spillovers and heavy soiling as soon as possible. Regular cleaning will reduce the number of major cleaning later. Surfaces How to Clean Aluminum (Trim Pieces) & Vinyl Use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Dry with a clean cloth.
care & cleaning Cleaning the Cooktop, Burner Caps & BUrner Grates The cooktop is designed to make cleaning easier. Because the gas Burners are sealed, cleanups are easy when spillovers are cleaned up immediately. The cooktop, Burner Heads and Caps should be routinely cleaned. Keeping the Burner Head Ports clean will prevent improper ignition and an uneven flame. Refer to the following instructions: IMPORTANT THE COOKTOP IS NOT REMOVABLE. Do not attempt to remove or lift the cooktop.
care & cleaning Cleaning Recommendations for the Ceramic Glass Cooktop CAUTION Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL. WARNING DO NOT use a cooktop cleaner on a hot cooktop. The fumes can be hazardous to your health, and can chemically damage the ceramic glass surface. For light to moderate soil: Apply a few drops of CookTop® Cleaning Creme directly to the cooktop.
before you call (Solutions to Common Problems) IMPORTANT Before you call for service, review this list. It may save you time and expense. The list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance. OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION Surface burners do not light. Surface Control knob has not been completely turned to LITE. Push in and turn the Surface Control knob to LITE until burner ignites and then turn control to desired flame size.
MAJOR APPLIANCE WARRANTY Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.