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Electrolux e36ic75fss: user guide
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Use & Care Guide
I n d u c t i o n C o o k t o p
318 200 640 (0604) Rev. A



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  • Page 1 Use & Care Guide I n d u c t i o n C o o k t o p Dishwasher 318 200 640 (0604) Rev. A...
  • Page 2: Finding Information

    QUESTIONS? For toll-free telephone support in the U.S. and Canada: 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287) For online support and internet product information: ©2006 Electrolux Home Products, Inc. Post Office Box 212378, Augusta, Georgia 30917, USA All rights reserved. Printed in the USA...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Food Does Not Heat Evenly ... 22 Poor Cooking Results ... 22 Cooktop Zone Control Displays E and 2 Digits LED Main Control Displays 00, 03, 04, 05, 06 or 07 ... 22 Cooking Zone LED Continuously Flashes F ... 22 Metal Marks on Ceramic Cooktop Glass ...
  • Page 4: Safety

    WARNING WARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or injury when using your electric cooktop, follow basic precaution including the following: This unit has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class B digital device, pursuant to Part 18 of the FCC rules.
  • Page 5 Do not store items of interest to children in the cabinets above the appliance. Children climbing on the cooktop to reach items could be seriously injured. • Do not leave children alone. Children should not be left alone or unattended in the area where an appliance is in use.
  • Page 6: Safety

    • Clean Cooktop with Caution. If a wet sponge or cloth is used to wipe spills on a hot cooking area, be careful to avoid a steam burn. Some cleaners can produce harmful fumes if applied to a hot surface.
  • Page 7: Induction Cooktop Features

    Induction Cooktop Features INDUCTION COOKTOP FEATURES READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE COOKTOP A COOLER COOKTOP - A unique feature of the Induction Cooktop is whether turned ON or OFF, the cooktop surface remains cooler than standard ceramic cooktops. UTION...
  • Page 8 10. Right Front Cooking Zone Pads. 11. Main Cooktop Controls (See Fig 2). 12. Cooktop Power Key Pad (See p. 9). 13. Cooktop Power Indicator Light (See p. 9). 14. Keep Warm Setting Key Pad (See pages 10 & 16).
  • Page 9: Induction Cooktop Display Messages

    To power the cooktop, touch and hold the POWER key pad for 2 seconds. A beep will sound and the Power LED will glow (See Fig. 7). The cooktop will be in a ready mode for 10 seconds. If no other key pads are touched the Cooktop Main POWER will turn OFF automatically.
  • Page 10 Cooking Zones. The ON/OFF key pad for the desired Cooking Zone must be activated first, then touch the WARM key pad located in the Cooktop Main Control area once to set. (LOW) should appear in the corresponding Cooking Zone LED (See Fig. 16 & page 16 for Fig.
  • Page 11: Cooking Zone Controls

    Even quality cookware can scratch the cooktop surface, especially if cookware is slid over the ceramic cooktop surface without being lifted up. Over time sliding ANY type of cookware over the ceramic cooktop will likely alter the overall appearance of the cooktop. Eventually the buildup of scratches will make cleaning the surface difficult and degrade the overall appearance of the cooktop.
  • Page 12: Cookware Recommendations

    PLEASE NOTE - ANY one of the incorrect conditions listed above in Fig. 20 may be detected by the sensors located below the ceramic cooktop surface. If the cookware does not meet any of these conditions, one or more of the Cooking Zones will not...
  • Page 13: Before Using The Cooktop

    Before Using the Cooktop USE QUALITY COOKWARE IN GOOD CONDITION The cookware used with the Induction Cooktop should have flat bottoms that make good contact with the entire surface of the Cooking Zone. Check for flatness by rotating a ruler across the bottom of the cookware (See Fig.
  • Page 14: Using The Touch Control

    The recommended way to use the touch pads on the cooktop is shown in Fig. 22. Be sure that your finger is placed in the center of the touch pad as shown. If the finger is not placed on the center of a pad, the cooktop may not respond to the selection made.
  • Page 15: Setting Surface Controls

    10. IMPORTANT OPERATING NOTES: • Fluids spilled or objects lying on the controls area of the cooktop may cause the cooktop to display error code and turn OFF while cooking. Clean the spills or remove the objects from the cooktop.
  • Page 16: Preheat Recommendations

    PREHEAT RECOMMENDATIONS When preheating a pan on the cooktop always watch carefully. Whenever using the cooktop the user should always pay attention to any items cooking and remain attentive until the cooking process is complete. Keep in mind that induction may decrease the amount of time required to preheat a cooking utensil.
  • Page 17: Minute Timer

    ON. To Turn ON the Controls Lock Feature: 1. The Cooktop Lock will not activate until the cooktop is OFF. If the cooktop power is not OFF, touch and hold the key pad until a beep sounds (about 1 second). The Power...
  • Page 18: Power Sharing

    Please note that these noises are more noticeable while cooking at the Power BOOST level. Very loud noises are not part of normal Induction Cooking. Your cooktop is equipped with five induction elements within three heating sections. The right-hand, left-hand and center Cooking...
  • Page 19: General Care & Cleaning

    WARNING WARNING 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. Use a paper towel or use a non-abrasive plastic type no-scratch pad to clean the entire cooktop surface.
  • Page 20: Ceramic Glass Cooktop

    Aluminum utensils - The melting point of aluminum is much lower than that of other metals. Care must be taken when aluminum pots or pans are used on the cooktop. If allowed to boil dry, not only will the utensil be destroyed, but it may fuse to, break or mark the ceramic glass surface, permanently damaging the cooktop surface.
  • Page 21: Solutions To Common Problems

    This list includes common experiences that are not the result of defective workmanship or material in your cooktop. ENTIRE COOKTOP DOES NOT OPERATE • Cooktop controls are locked. Set the cooktop controls to unlock the Cooktop (See p. 17 for further instructions). •...
  • Page 22: Cooking Zone Heats Food Too Hot Or Not Enough

    • Induction Cooktop main control has detected a fault or error condition. Try turning electrical power supply OFF and back ON to cooktop in order to reset Cooktop main controls. If fault recurs, record fault number and turn power supply to Cooktop OFF.
  • Page 23: Metal Marks On Ceramic Cooktop Glass

    BROWN STREAKS OR SPECKS ON CERAMIC COOKTOP SURFACE • Boil overs are cooked onto cooktop surface. Use a razor blade scraper to remove soil. See "Cooktop Cleaning & Maintenance" in the General Care & Cleaning section (Refer to ps. 19 & 20).
  • Page 24: Warranty Information

    COOKTOP WARRANTY In the U.S.A., your appliance is warranted by Electrolux Home Products North America, a division of White Consolidated Industries, Inc. We authorize no person to change or add to any of our obligations under this warranty. Our obligations for service and parts under this warranty must be performed by us or an authorized Electrolux Home Products North America servicer.