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Electrolux EW30IC60IS Use And Care Manual

30" induction cooktop
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Use & Care Guide

Induction Cooktop

318 203 636 (0909) Rev. D



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  • Page 1: Induction Cooktop

    Use & Care Guide Induction Cooktop 318 203 636 (0909) Rev. D...
  • Page 2: Finding Information

    For online support and internet product information: Note the serial and model numbers may be found on the serial plate located under the cooktop. ©2009 Electrolux Home Products, Inc. Post Office Box 212378, Augusta, Georgia 30917, USA All rights reserved. Printed in the USA...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    table of contents finding information ... 2-3 Make a Record for Future use ... 2 Questions? ... 2 safety ... 4-6 Important Safety Instructions ... 4 induction cooktop features ... 7-8 before using the cooktop ... 9-11 Use the Correct Cookware Type ... 9 Minimum Pan Size Requirements ...
  • Page 4: Safety

    Safety 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. WarNiNg this symbol will help alert you to situations that may cause serious bodily harm, death or property damage.
  • Page 5 Ask your dealer to recommend a qualified technician and an authorized repair service. Know how to disconnect the electrical power to the appliance at the circuit breaker or fuse box in case of an emergency. • User Servicing. Do not repair or replace any part of the appliance unless specifically recommended in the manuals. All other servicing should be done only by a qualified technician to reduce the risk of personal injury and damage to the appliance.
  • Page 6: Safety

    Safety IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING YOUR COOKTOP • Know which touch key pads controls each surface of the Cooking Zones. • Clean the appliance regularly to keep all parts free of grease that could catch fire. Exhaust fan ventilation hoods and grease filters should be kept clean. Do not allow grease to accumulate on hood or filter. Greasy deposits in the fan could catch fire. When flaming food under the hood, turn fan on. Refer to hood manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning. •...
  • 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. CautioN 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.
  • Page 8: Induction Cooktop Features

    Induction Cooktop Features induction cooktoP featuRes (cont’d) Main Cooktop Controls 13. Cooktop Power Key Pad. 14. Controls Lock Key Pad. 15. Minute Timer ON/OFF Key Pad. 16. Minute Timer Setting " - " Pad. 17. Minute Timer Setting " + " Pad. 18.
  • Page 9: Before Using The Cooktop

    Before Using the Cooktop use tHe coRRect cookWaRe tyPe The magnetic Cooking Zone sensors located below the cooktop surface require the use of cookware made with magnetic material in order to start the heating process on any of the Cooking Zones. When purchasing pans, look for cookware specifically identified by the manufacturer for use with Induction cooktops.
  • Page 10: Cookware Recommendations

    Before Using the Cooktop cookWaRe RecoMMendations INCORRECT • Cookware not centered on Cooking Zone surface. • Curved or warped pan bottoms or sides. • Pan does not meet the minimum size required for the Cooking Zone used. • Pan bottom rests on cooktop trim or does not rest completely on the cooktop surface.
  • Page 11: Use Quality Cookware In Good Condition

    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. 1). Be sure to follow all the recommendations for using cookware.
  • Page 12: Setting Surface Controls

    Cooktop Main Control Pads usinG tHe toucH contRols The recommended way to use the touch pads on the cooktop is with your finger placed in the center of the touch pad. If the finger is not placed on the center of a pad, the cooktop may not respond to the selection made. Lightly contact the pad with the flat part of your entire fingertip.
  • Page 13: Using The Glide-2-Set Tm Zone Control

    Setting Surface Controls usinG tHe Glide-2-set The Glide-2-Set zone control is a new and innovative way to set your cooking zone power. Heat is controlled by just the touch of a finger, resulting in a clean look uncluttered by knobs or dials. These controls are intuitive, precise and very stylish. Three methods of setting these controls are available for a better ease of use.
  • Page 14: Operating The Cooking Zones

    Setting Surface Controls oPeRatinG tHe cookinG Zones The Induction cooktop has four or five Cooking Zones designed for cookware of various sizes. Be sure to place cookware that meets the minimum and maximum pan size requirements for the Cooking Zone desired and is best for the amount of food being prepared. Place the cookware with the prepared food on the Cooking Zone BEFORE setting any of the Cooktop controls.
  • Page 15: Led Messages Or Light Indicators Displayed By Cooking Zone Controls

    Setting Surface Controls oPeRatinG tHe cookinG Zones (cont’d) IMPORTANT OPERATING NOTES: • Fluids spilled or objects lying on the controls area of the cooktop may cause the cooktop to display an error code and turn OFF while cooking. Clean the spills or remove the objects from the cooktop.
  • Page 16: Preheat Recommendations

    Setting Surface Controls 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 the desired pan.
  • Page 17: Setting Power Boost Feature

    Setting Surface Controls settinG PoWeR boost featuRe Your induction cooktop is equipped with a Power Boost feature on each cooking zone. The Power Boost feature is used to bring large quantities of water or food to cooking temperature at the fastest speed possible. The Power Boost feature will give you up to 139% power output for a maximum of 10 minutes on most inductors.
  • Page 18: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleaning ceRaMic Glass cooktoP cleaninG & Maintenance consistent and proper cleaning is essential to maintaining your ceramic glass cooktop Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply the recommended CookTop® Cleaning Creme to the ceramic surface. Buff with a non-abrasive cloth or no-scratch cleaning pad. This will make cleaning easier when soiled from cooking.
  • Page 19: General Care & Cleaning

    General 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.
  • Page 20: Solutions To Common Problems

    Solutions to Common Problems iMPortaNt Before calling for service, review the following problems first. It may save you both time and expense. this list includes common experiences that are not the result of defective workmanship or material in your cooktop. entiRe cooktoP does not oPeRate •...
  • Page 21: Cooking Zone Heats Food Too Hot Or Not Enough

    If any error occurs try shutting power down to the cooktop then reapply power. If the error persists then call Electrolux 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287). cookinG Zones inneR leds continuously RotatinG aRound diGital disPlay •...
  • Page 22: Metal Marks On Ceramic Cooktop Glass

    Solutions to Common Problems Metal MaRks on ceRaMic cooktoP Glass • Sliding or scraping of metal utensils on cooktop surface can cause metal marks. DO NOT slide cookware or cooking utensils across the cooktop surface. Use the recommended ceramic glass cooktop cleaning creme to remove the marks. See "Cooktop Cleaning &...
  • Page 23: 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.

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