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Electrolux E36GC75GSS2 Use & Care Manual

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3_8203 667 Rc_v. A (loo2)



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  • Page 1 Care Guide Gas Cooktop 3_8203 667 Rc_v. A (loo2)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    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: vvv, rw.elect @2010 Electrolux Home Products, Inc. Post Office Box 212378, Augusta, Georgia 30917, USA All rights reserved, Printed in the USA...
  • Page 3: Safety 3

    Safety 3 IMPORTANT SAFETYINSTRUCTIONS Please read all safety instructions before using your new Electrolux cooktop. AWARNING To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or injury when using your gas cooktop, follow basic precautions including the following: WARN NG if the information in this manual is not followed exactly, a fire or explosion may result causing proper_ydamage, personal injury or death.
  • Page 4 afety AWAANJNG Stepping, leaning or sitting on this cooktop can result in serious injuries and also cause damage to the cooktop. Do not allow cNIdren to climb or play around the cooktop. NEVER use this appliance as a space heater to heat or warm the room. Doing so may result in carbon monoxide poisoning.
  • Page 5 Safety ,5 * 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 airflow...
  • Page 6: Gettingstart

    Gettin Start GROUNDINGINSTRUCTIONS [] i [] [] [] i [] [] [] [] [] m [] [] m [] [] 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 grounded.
  • Page 7: Surface Cooking

    Surface Cookin SURFACE COOKmNG UTENSMLS [] [] I [] [] [] [] *GOOD POOR o 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.
  • Page 8: Using Thewok Stand

    urface Cookin USMNG THEWOK 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.
  • Page 9: Using Thesimmerplate

    Surface Cookin USINGTHE SJMr ERPLATE 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 tong period. With the grate in position over the burner, set the simmer plate on top of the grate Figure 1...
  • Page 10: Placementof Burnerheadsand Caps

    urface Cookin PLACEMENT OF BURNER HEADS AND CAPS For the 18 000 BTU burner : Burner Place the burner head over the gas orifice (Figure Cap \ -_-'\__ 1). Be careful not to damage the electrode whi(e placing the burner head over the orifice. Make sure electrode fits correctly into slot in burner t(tX.
  • Page 11: *Flame Size

    Surface Cookin FLAME S)ZE Formost 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 wilt influence the setting needed for cooking.
  • Page 12: Settingsurfacecontrols

    urface Cookin SETTmNG SURFACE CONTROLS [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] "Yourcooktop 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.
  • Page 13: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleanin CARE & CLEANING TABLE [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] Surfaces How to C lean 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.
  • Page 14 General Care Cleaning CLEANINGTHE BURNER G TES, BURNER CAPS AND BURNER BEADS [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] The cool<top isdesignedto make cleaning easier. B ecause thegas burneraresealed, cleanupsareeasy when spillovers are cleanedup immediately.
  • Page 15: Burnerheads

    General Care & Cleanin CLEANING THEBURNER G TES, BURNER CAPSAND BURNER HEADS Burner Caps Should you ever need to remove the burner caps for cleaning lift the burner cap off the burner head. Clean heavy soils with an absorbent cloth. Rinse with a clean, damp cloth and immediately thoroughly dry including the bottom and inside of the cap.
  • Page 16: Cooktopcleaningand Maintenance

    General Care Cleaning COOKTOP CLEAN(NG AND MA)NTENANCE [] [] i [] [] [] [] II [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] [] Consistentand proper cleaning is essential to maintaining your ceramic glass cooktop Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply the recommended Cleaning Creme to the ceramic surface.
  • Page 17: Cleaningrecommendations F Or The Ceramicglasscooktop

    General Care & Cleanin CLEANINGRECOMMENDATIONS FORTHE CE MIC GLASSCOOKTOP (CONTINUED} Damageto the ceramic glass cooktop may occurif you use scrubpad. 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.
  • Page 18: Surfaceburnerdo Not Light

    olutions to Common Pro (MPORTANT Before calling for service, review this list. 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. SURFACEBURNERS DO NOT LIGHT [] [] m [] [] m [] [] [] m...
  • Page 19: Scratchesorabrasionson Ceramic Glasscooktopsurface

    olutions to Common Problems SCOTCHES ORAB_S)ONS ON CE_M)C GLASS 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.
  • Page 20: Warranty Information

    In the U.S.A., your applianceiswarranted by ElectroluxHomeProductsNorthAmerica, a divisionof White Consolidatedindustries, Inc. We authorizeno personto change or add to any of our obligationsunder this warranty.Our obligations f or service and partsunder this warrantymust be performedby us or an authorizedElectroluxHomeProductsNorth Americaservicer,in Canada, your applianceis warranted by Electrolux CanadaCorp.

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