CARE AND CLEANING
A self-clean oven uses above normal eooking tempera
clean the entire
clean cycle eliminates
reduces it to a gray ash which is easily wiped up with a
damp cloth when the cycle is complete and the o',en has
Be sure the bulb and
range parts are cool. Do not touch a hot bulb with a
It is better
to elean the oven regularly
than to wait
damp cloth as the bulb may break,
until there is a heavy- build-up
of soll in the oven.
It is normal tbr the eooktop, oven door and _Andow to
(;rasp the top trim of the hack panel with your thumbs
hot during a clean eyele. Therefore,
under the front edge and pull outward while lifting the
touching these areas during a clean cycle. As the oven
trim. Remove the bulb and replace it with an 18 watt
heats and cools, yuu may hear the sounds of metal parts
fluorescent tube. Snap the top trim hack into place and
expanding and contracting.
This is normal and will not
restore the power. Reset the clock,
damage your oven.
The first few times the oven is cleaned, some smoke
and udor may he detected.
This is normal
lessen or disappear
with use. If the o_en is heavily
smoke and odor are common.
cleaning proeess the kitchen should be well vmltilated.
The oven _11 automatically begin to heat when the door
is locked and the SELF (;LEAN pad is pressed. When
the oven reaches
will light in the display. At this point, the
Carefully unscrew the lens cover with a d_' potholder.
oven door cannot be manually
Very earefillly remove the bulb with the potholder.
Replace with a 40 watt appliance bulb. Reconnect the
To prevent damage to the door and lock lever, do not
power to the range and reset the clock,
force the door open
the word "LOCK"
When necessary, follow these procedures
appliance tbr cleaning or servicing:
l. Shut off the gas supply to the applianoc'.
2. Diseormect the electrical supply to the appliance.
1. Remove oven racks and any pans, utensils or the
3. Disconnect gas supply tubing to appliance,
broiler pan from the oven. The oven raeks should be
washed by' hand. If left in the oven during
4. Slide range forward to disengage
range from the
and may not
location of bracket.)
5. Reverse procedure to reinstall. If gas line has been
'2. Clean the oven frame and door frame with a non-
disconnected, check for gas leaks after reeounection,
agent such as Bon Ami. These
for gas leak test
areas are not exposed to cleaning temperatures
should be cleaned to prevent soil from baking on
(luring the clean cycle.
3. Wipe np anv excess grease or spillovers from the
oven bottom" to prevent excessive smoking and flare-
nps (luring the eletm eycle.