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Electrolux RC36DE60PB Use & Care Manual

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Electric Cooktop
Use & Care
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ....................... 2-3
Product Record.................................................................. 3
Serial Plate Location.......................................................... 3
Cooktop Features .............................................................. 4
Setting Surface Controls............................................... 5-10
About the Ceramic Glass Cooktop ............................... 5
About the Radiant Surface Elements ........................... 5
General Cooktop Information ....................................... 6
Use Proper Cookware .................................................. 6
Setting the Downdraft Vent System .............................. 6
TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S
Operating the Single Radiant Element ......................... 7
Operating the Dual Radiant Element ............................ 8
Operating the Bridge Radiant Element ......................... 9
Operating the Triple Radiant Element ........................ 10
General Care & Cleaning ............................................11-13
Cleaning your Cooktop ................................................11
Cleaning the Downdraft Vent System ......................... 13
Before You Call ................................................................ 14
Notes ............................................................................... 15
Major Appliance Warranty ............................................... 16

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  Summary of Contents for Electrolux RC36DE60PB

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Electric Cooktop Use & Care TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ....... 2-3 Operating the Single Radiant Element ......7 Product Record..............3 Operating the Dual Radiant Element ......8 Serial Plate Location............
  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference. This manual contains important safety symbols and instructions. Please pay attention to these symbols and follow all instructions given. This symbol will help alert you to situations that may cause serious bodily harm, death or property damage.
  • Page 3: Product Record

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS downdraft vent system or fi lter. Greasy deposits in fi lter. the downdraft vent system could catch fi re. When • Do Not Use Decorative Surface Element fl aming foods under the hood, turn the fan on. Covers.
  • Page 4: Cooktop Features

    Cooktop Features READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE COOKTOP The Cooking Zones may appear to be cool while turned ON and after they have been turned OFF. The glass surface may be HOT from residual heat transferred from the cookware and burns may occur. Downdraft Vent System Right Rear Dual with Grate Cover...
  • Page 5: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls About the Ceramic Glass Cooktop The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements located below the surface of the glass. The design of the ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the surface element underneath. Make sure the diameter of the pan matches the diameter of the element outline on the cooktop.
  • Page 6: General Cooktop Information

    Setting Surface Controls General Cooktop Information Use the table below to determine the correct setting for the kind of food you are preparing. The low settings are used to simmer and keep larger quantities of foods warm such as stews and soups. The lowest simmer settings are ideal for delicate foods and melting chocolate or butter.
  • Page 7: Operating The Single Radiant Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Single Radiant Surface Elements The cooktop has 2 single radiant surface elements: the RIGHT FRONT & LEFT REAR (for 30” model) or LEFT FRONT & RIGHT REAR (for 36” model) positions (Figures 1 and 2). To Operate the Single Radiant Surface Elements 1.
  • Page 8: Operating The Dual Radiant Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Dual Surface Radiant Element The cooktop is equipped with a dual radiant surface element located at the RIGHT REAR (for 30” model) or at the LEFT REAR (for 36” model) position (See Figures 1 & 2). Symbols on the control knob area are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat.
  • Page 9: Operating The Bridge Radiant Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Bridge Surface Radiant Element The 30” cooktop is equipped with a “BRIDGE” surface element located at the left front and middle (See Figure 1) positions. The Bridge can be used when cooking with rectangular (like a griddle) or oval shaped cookware.
  • Page 10: Operating The Triple Radiant Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Triple Surface Radiant Element The 36” cooktop is equipped with a triple radiant surface element located at the right front position (See Figure 1). Symbols on the control knob area are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat. “Single ”, “Dual”...
  • Page 11: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning 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 CLEANINGS NOW WILL REDUCE THE DIFFICULTY AND EXTENT OF A MAJOR CLEANING LATER.
  • Page 12: Cleaning Recommendations For The Cooktop

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning Recommendations for the Ceramic Glass Cooktop Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL. 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.
  • Page 13: Cleaning The Downdraft Vent System

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning the Downdraft Vent System Be sure to turn off the downdraft vent system before cleaning any of its parts. To avoid possible burns use care when cleaning the downdraft system, DO NOT attempt to clean the cooktop whenever the glass top or the vent grate are still hot.
  • Page 14: Before You Call

    Before You Call OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION Entire cooktop does not House fuse has blown or circuit breaker has tripped. Check/reset breaker or replace fuse. operate. If the problem is a circuit overload, have this situation corrected by a qualifi ed electrician. Wiring connection is not complete.
  • Page 15: Notes

    Notes...
  • Page 16: Major Appliance Warranty

    Electrolux at the addresses or phone numbers below. This warranty only applies in the USA and Canada. In the USA, your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Major Appliances North America, a division of Electrolux Home Products, Inc. In Canada, your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Canada Corp.