Kenmore 4050 - Pro 36 in. Electric Slide-In Cooktop Use And Care Manual

Use and care guide
Hide thumbs


Quick Links

iii ..........
- Color number, nOmero de color
iii .......
Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
P/N 318200636 Rev. A (0602)



  Summary of Contents for Kenmore 4050 - Pro 36 in. Electric Slide-In Cooktop

  • Page 1 ELECTRIC COOKTOP COClNAR LECTRICA iii ..Models, Modelos 790.4050_ .,..- Color number, nOmero de color iii ..ooouOo° Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. P/N 318200636 Rev. A (0602)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Notes ................General Cooktop Information ........Sears Service ..............Operating the Single Radiant Surface Elements ..... 8 Kenmore Pro Appliance Warranty OneYear Limited Warranty When installed, operated and maintained according to all instructions supplied with the product, if this appliance fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, call 1-800-4-MY-HOME ®...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    important Safety instructions Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference. This manual contains importantsafety 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 harml death or pr0perty damagel This SymbOl will help alert you to Situations that may Cause bodily injury or property damage: •...
  • Page 4: Product Record

    important Safety instructions FOR GLASS COOKTOP ONLY • Utensil Handles Should Be Turned inward from Edges of Cooktop and Should Not Extend Over Adjacent • Do Not Clean or Operate a Broken Cooktop. If cooktop Surface Units. To reduce the risk of burns, ignition of should break, cleaning...
  • Page 5: Protection Agreements

    Your purchase has added value because you can depend on Sears HomeCentraPfor service. With over 2400 Kenmore ceproduct is designed and manufactured for years of dependable operation. But like all products, it Service Technicians and more than a million parts and...
  • Page 6: Surface Cooking

    CORRECT iNCORRECT Surface Cooking Use Proper Cookware Cookware should have flat bottoms that make • Curved and warped pan bottoms. 11" good contact with the entire surface heating o Flat bottom and straight element. Check for sides. flatness by rotating a ruler Tight fitting lids.
  • Page 7: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls General Cooktop information 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 8: 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 Simmer settings (Lo, sim, 2) are used to simmer and keep larger quantities of foods warm such as stews and soups. The lower Simmer settings are ideal for delicate foods and melting chocolate or butter.
  • Page 9: Operating The Dual Surface Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Dual Surface Radiant Element The cooktop is equipped with a dual radiant surface element located at the right front (See Figure 1) position. Words on the control knob are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat (Figure 2). Single indicates that only the inner coil will heat (Figure 3).
  • Page 10: Operating The Warmer

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Warmer (Warm & Ready Zone The purpose of the Warmer Zone is to keep hot cooked foods at serving temperature. Use the warmer zone to keep cooked foods hot such as: vegetables, gravies, casseroles, soups, stews, breads, pastries and oven-safe dinner plates.
  • Page 11: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning Various Parts of Your Cooktop Before cleaning any part of the cooktop, be sure all controls are turned OFF and the cooktop isCOOL. 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: Care And Cleaning Of Stainless Steel

    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: Beforeyou 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 qualified electrician. Wiring connection is not complete.
  • Page 14 Your Home iiiiiiiiiiiiiiii_ iiiiiiiiiiiiiiil iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii For repair-in your home-of all major brand appliances, iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiil ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;ii lawn and garden equipment, or heating and cooling systems, iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiil no matter who made it, no matter who sold it! iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiil...

This manual is also suitable for:

Pro 790.4050