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Whirlpool W10017720 Use And Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
For questions about features, operation/performance,
parts, accessories or service, call: 1-800-253-1301.
or visit our website at...
Table of Contents ................................................. 2
To the installer: Please leave this
instruction book with the unit.
To the consumer: Please read and
keep this book for future reference.



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  • Page 1 1-800-253-1301. or visit our website at... Table of Contents ... 2 To the installer: Please leave this instruction book with the unit. To the consumer: Please read and keep this book for future reference. W10017720...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS RANGE SAFETY ...3 The Anti-Tip Bracket ...3 PARTS AND FEATURES...5 COOKTOP USE ...6 Cooktop Controls...6 Ceramic Glass (on some models)...7 Coil Elements and Burner Bowls (on some models) ...7 Lift-up Cooktop (on some models) ...8 Home Canning ...8 Cookware ...8 ELECTRONIC OVEN CONTROL ...9 Oven Indicator Lights ...9...
  • Page 3: Range Safety

    Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others. All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word “DANGER”...
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, injury to persons, or damage when using the range, follow basic precautions, including the following: WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF TIPPING OF THE RANGE, THE RANGE MUST BE SECURED BY PROPERLY INSTALLED ANTI-TIP DEVICES.
  • Page 5: Parts And Features

    This manual covers several different models. The range you have purchased may have some or all of the parts and features listed. The location and appearance of the features shown here may not match those of your model. Control Panels A.
  • Page 6: Cooktop Use

    Range A. Surface cooking area or element B. Anti-tip bracket C. Door stop clip D. Model and serial number plate (behind left side of storage drawer) E. Storage drawer F. Control panel WARNING Fire Hazard Turn off all controls when done cooking. Failure to do so can result in death or fire.
  • Page 7: Ceramic Glass (On Some Models)

    REMEMBER: When range is in use or (on some models) during the Self-Cleaning cycle, the entire cooktop area may become hot. NOTE: On self-cleaning models, the cooktop will not operate when the range is in a self-cleaning mode. Ceramic Glass (on some models) The surface cooking area will glow red when an element is on.
  • Page 8: Lift-Up Cooktop (On Some Models)

    To Replace: 1. Line up openings in the burner bowl with the coil element receptacle. 2. Holding the coil element as level as possible, slowly push the coil element terminal into the receptacle. 3. When the terminal is pushed into the receptacle as far as it will go, push down the edge of the coil element opposite the receptacle.
  • Page 9: Electronic Oven Control

    ELECTRONIC OVEN CONTROL A. Oven display B. Clock C. Timer/cancel D. Start/enter (control lock) E. Auto clean F. Off/cancel Oven Indicator Lights The indicator lights are located along all 4 sides of the display. The indicator lights light up or flash when the oven is in one of the following modes: Bake, Broil, Clean (on some models), On, Start?, Controls Locked, Door Locked (on some models), Delay, Timer, Temp, Cook Time, or Start Time.
  • Page 10: Control Lock

    Control Lock The Control Lock shuts down the control panel pads to avoid unintended use of the oven. When the control is locked, only the Clock and Timer pads will function. To Lock/Unlock Control: Before locking, make sure the oven and Timer are off.
  • Page 11: Oven Use

    Odors and smoke are normal when the oven is used the first few times, or when it is heavily soiled. IMPORTANT: The health of some birds is extremely sensitive to the fumes given off. Exposure to the fumes may result in death to certain birds.
  • Page 12: Bakeware

    Bakeware The bakeware material affects cooking results. Follow manufacturer’s recommendations and use the bakeware size recommended in the recipe. Use the following chart as a guide. BAKEWARE/ RECOMMENDATIONS RESULTS Light colored Use temperature and time aluminum recommended in recipe. Light golden crusts Even browning Dark aluminum and...
  • Page 13: Broiling And Custom Broiling

    Preheat temperatures are affected by varying factors such as room temperature and peak energy usage times. It is normal for the temperature showing on the display and the actual oven temperature to differ. Waiting an additional 10 minutes after the preheat conditioning time ends to put food in the oven is suggested when baking foods with leavening ingredients, such as yeast, baking powder, baking soda and eggs.
  • Page 14: Range Care

    3. Press COOK TIME. The cook time oven indicator light will light up. 4. Press TEMP/TIME “up” or “down” arrow pads to enter the length of time to cook. 5. Press START/ENTER. The display will count down the time. When the time ends, the oven will shut off automatically and “End”...
  • Page 15: General Cleaning

    3. Press START/ENTER. The oven door will automatically lock. The ON and DOOR LOCKED oven indicator lights will light up. The door will not unlock until the oven cools. When the cycle is complete and the oven cools, “End” will appear on the oven display and the oven indicator lights will go off.
  • Page 16: Oven Light (On Some Models)

    COIL ELEMENTS (on some models) Cleaning Method: Damp cloth: Make sure control knobs are off and elements are cool. Do not clean or immerse in water. Soil will burn off when hot. For more information, see “Coil Elements and Burner Bowls.” BURNER BOWLS (on some models) Cleaning Method: Chrome only...
  • Page 17: Oven Door

    Oven Door For normal range use, it is not suggested to remove the oven door. However, if removal is necessary, make sure the oven is off and cool. Then, follow these instructions. The oven door is heavy. To Remove: 1. Open oven door all the way. 2.
  • Page 18: Troubleshooting

    Try the solutions suggested here first in order to avoid the cost of an unnecessary service call. Nothing will operate Is the power supply cord unplugged? Plug into a grounded outlet. Has a household fuse blown, or has a circuit breaker tripped? Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker.
  • Page 19: Assistance Or Service

    To locate the Whirlpool designated service company in your area, you can also look in your telephone directory Yellow Pages. For further assistance If you need further assistance, you can write to Whirlpool Corporation with any questions or concerns at: Estate Brand Home Appliances Customer eXperience Center...
  • Page 20: Warranty

    If you need service, first see the “Troubleshooting” section of the Use & Care Guide. After checking “Troubleshooting,” additional help can be found by checking the “Assistance or Service” section or by calling Whirlpool. In the U.S.A., call 1-800-253-1301. In Canada, call 1-800-807-6777.