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MPORTANT SAFETY NSTRUCT ONS Please read all safety instructions before using your new Electrolux cooktop. * Remove all tape and packaging before using the Cooktop. Destroy the carton and plastic bags after unpacking the cooktop. Never allow children to play with packaging material. Do not remove the model/serial plate attached to the cooktop.
Safety • Storage on Appliance=Flammable materials should not be stored on the cooktop or near surface units. This includes paper, plastic and cloth items, such as cookbooks, plasticware and towels, as well as flammable liquids. Do not store explosives, such as aerosol cans, on or near the cooktop. Flammable materials may explode and result in fire or property damage.
Safety * Protective Liners--Do not use aluminum foil to line any part of the cooktop, use aluminum foil only to cover food during cooking. Improper installation of these liners may result in risk of electric shock, or fire. * Air curtain or other overhead range hoods, which operate by blowing a downward air flow on to a range, shall not be used in conjunction with gas ranges other than when the hood and range have been designed,...
Gettin Start GROUNDING NSTRUCT ONS     For personal safety, the cooktop must be properly grounded. For maximum safety, the power cord must be plugged into Grounding an electrical outlet that is correctly polarized and properly type wall Do not, under any grounded.
urface Cookin SURFACECOOKINGUTENSILS *GOOD POOR • Curved and warped pan bottoms. • Pan overhangs unit by more than • Flat bottom and straight sides. 2.5 cm (1"). • Tight fitting lids. • Weight of handle does not tilt pan. Pan is well balanced. •...
Surface Cookin USING THE WOK STAND The Wok Stand provided with your cooktop is designed to allow round-bottomed woks to be used. It is recommended that you use a 14 inch diameter (35.5 cm) or less Wok. It is recommended that you use the right front POWER burner with the wok stand for best performance.
urface Cookin US(NGTHE S(MMERPLATE The simmer plate (Figure 1) is intended to diffuse lower temperature of the burner to help cooking delicate aliment such as chocolate, milk, bechamel, etc. It can also be use for cooking sauce during long period. With the grate in position over the burner, set the simmer plate on top of the grate Figure 1...
Surface Cookin PLACEMENTOF BURNERHEADSAND CAPS For the 18 000 BTU burner : Place the burner head over the gas orifice (Figure 1). Be careful not to damage the electrode while placing the burner head over the orifice. Make sure electrode fits correctly into slot in burner head.
urface Cookin FLAMESIZE For most cooking, start on the highest control setting and then turn to a lower one to complete the process. Use the chart below as a guide for determining proper flame size for various types of cooking. The size and type of utensil used and the amount of food being cooked will influence the setting needed for cooking.
Surface Cookin SETTINGSURFACECONTROLS Your cooktop may be equipped with any combination of the following burners: Simmer Burner: best used for simmering delicate sauces, etc. Standard Burner: used for most all surface cooking needs. Large Burner: best used when bringing large quantities of liquid to temperature and when preparing larger quantities of food.
General Care Cleanin CARE& CLEAN(NGTABLE Surfaces How to Clean Painted and Plastic Control For general cleaning, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more difficult soils and Knobs built=up grease, apply a liquid detergent directly onto the soil. Leave on soil for 30 to 60 minutes.
General Care Cleaning CLEANING THE BURNER GRATES, BURNER CAPS AND BURNER HEADS                      The cooktop is designed to make cleaning easier. Because the gas burner are sealed, cleanups are easy when spillovers are cleaned up immediately.
General Care Cleanin CLEANINGTHE BURNERGRATES,BURNERCAPSAND BURNERHEADS  m m m  m m  m m m m m m m m m m m m m m Burner Should you ever need to remove the burner caps for cleaning lift the burner cap off the burner head.
General Care Cleaning COOKTOP CLEANINGAND MAINTENANCE Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply the recommended Cleaning Creme to the ceramic surface. A sample of that cleaning creme is supplied with your appliance and you will find it in store. Clean and buff with a paper towel. This will make cleaning easier when soiled from cooking.
General Care Cleanin CLEANING RECOMMENDATIONSFOR THE CERAMIC GLASS COOKTOP(CONTINUED) Plastic or foods with a high sugar content: These types of soils need be removed immediately if spilled or melted onto the ceramic cooktop surface. Permanent damage (such as pitting of the cooktop surface) may occur if not removed immediately.
Solutions to Common Problems SURFACE BURNERS DO NOT UGHT                       Surface Control knob has not been completely turned to LITE. Push in and turn the Surface Control knob to LITE until burner ignites and then turn control knob to desired flame size.
Solutions to Common Problems SCRATCHES ORABRASIONSON CERAMICGLASS COOKTOPSURFACE Coarse particles (such as salt or sand) are between cooktop and utensil. Be sure cooktop surface and bottom of utensils are clean before use. Small scratches do not affect cooking and will become less visible with use. Cleaning materials not recommended for glass ceramic cooktop have been used.
U.S.A.,your applianceis warranted byElectroluxHomeProductsNorthAmerica,a divisionof WhiteConsolidatedIndustries,Inc. We authorizeno personto changeor add to any of our obligationsunder this warranty.Ourobligationsfor serviceand parts underthis warranty must be performedby us or an authorizedElectroluxHome ProductsNorthAmericaservicer,in Canada,your applianceis warrantedby Electrolux CanadaCorp. WARRANTY P ERIOD THROUGH OUR AUTHORIZED S ERVICERS, WE WILL: THECONSUMER W ILLBERESPONSIBLE FOR:...