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Frigidaire FD38NGDC Use & Care Manual

Frigidaire FD38NGDC Use & Care Manual

38" stainless steel outdoor grill with electronic ignition


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  • Page 1 ... Lighting the Grill ....Care & Maintenance ..... Before You CaJm Trouble Shooting ..... 21-22 Visit the Frigidaire Web Site at: Warranty ......http ://www.frig idai re.corn READ AND SAVE THESE iNSTRUCTiONS = MADE IN THE U.S.A. FD381MDEN 1/04...
  • Page 2 aS¸¸¸¸¸¸U /; Congratulations on your purchase of a new gas grill! At Electrolux Home Products, are very proud of our product and are completely committed to providing you with the best service possible. Your satisfaction is our number one priority. We know you'll enjoy your new gas grill and Thank You for choosing...
  • Page 3 IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION - Read this manual carefully before using your grill to reduce the risk of fire, burn hazard or other injury. - Extreme care should be used because of the high temperatures produced by this appliance. CHILDREN SHOULD NOT BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN AN AREA WHERE THE GRILL IS BEING OPERATED.
  • Page 4 Roll top grill hood Warming shelf Infrared back burner Grilling/Cooking surface Side Shelf" Electronic ignitor: main, rear infrared & side burner Control knob: back infrared burner Cart w/doors Control knobs: main burners lgnitor access opening Convection vents Side Burner ttandle Control knob:side burner...
  • Page 5 Cart Parts Part WIP- 192-71 D384 L-shaped side pieces WIP- 192-72D384 U-shaped back side piece Base WIP- 192-70D384 Wheel channels WIP- 192-438365L/R Cart Door Parts Doors Handle Kits RMP-122-00921 RMP-122-00520 Nylon bushings RMP- 122-00598/122-00508 Door pivot screws and nuts Grill Parts Grill Parts WIP-122-11D384 Stainless...
  • Page 6 Note: Prior to assembly remove protective film from stainless steel parts Fig. 1 Wheel Channel Fig. 2 Cart Assembly, Door Stops & Door Pivot Bolts Attach the two L-shaped sides to the back portion of the cart, making sure the two holes face up & the key holes are on the top, using the (4) self tapping hex head screws.
  • Page 7 Attaching Grill Head to Cart While keeping the Grill on the foam base Screw holes for lean it onto its back. (be sure to hold the magnetic catch hood shut when doing this.) With the Grill on its back, loosen all 4 bolts on the bottom...
  • Page 8 Installing the Cart Door Handles Using a 5/32" allen wrench insert 1 screw through the inside of the door front into a bar handle end and tighten securely. (See Fig. 9) Insert Bar tlandle into the End Cap Backside of door: attached to the door and then into the 2 screw locations other End Cap and tighten End Cap with...
  • Page 9 Side Shelf Attachment Shelf Hooks: Attach the shelf to the left side of grill by inserting the shelf hooks into the slots on the Fig. 13 side of the grill and pushing down on the shelf assembly until level with grill. (See Fig.
  • Page 10 Attach the Side Burner to the grill by inserting the shelf hooks into the slots on the side of the grill and pushing down on the shelf Fig. 19 assembly until level with the grill (See Fig. 19) Lock the Side Burner in place by re-inserting (1) hex head screw...
  • Page 11 SIDE BURNER PARTS ASSEMBLY Install grate over burner (See Fig. 23) LEAK TESTING Make sure all burners are turned to "OFF". Turn on the gas at the cylinder (LP models) or main valve (Natural models). DO NOT turn on the side burner.
  • Page 12 For your safety a minimum of 3" clearance from the back of the Grill to non-combustible construction required. You should allow at least 6" side clearance to non-combustible construction. The Frigidaire Grill can be placed directly adjacent to non-combustible construction below the cooking surface.
  • Page 13 GFI Electrical outlet for rotisserie motor (6.5 amp rain.) Floor Support area for grill 35 V="Max. IGNITOR PLNI'E Opening for INSTALLATION *Required Ignitor cutout for front or side mount counter top (26" model only) Grill Maxilnum distance to center of ignitor button fiom side of grill Built-in dimensions without...
  • Page 14 General Information Verify the type of gas supply to be used, either Natural Gas (NG) or Liquid Propane (L.P)., and make sure the marking plate (located on the back of the unit) agrees with that of the supply. Note: Never attach an unregulated gas line to the appliance.
  • Page 15 Frigidaire). This assembly is designed to connect directly to a standard 20 lb. L.P. cylinder. Attach the gas hose assembly to the brass...
  • Page 16 General Information Although all gas connections on the grill are leaked tested at the factory prior to shipment, a complete tightness check must be pertbrlned at the installation site due to possible mishandling in shipment, excessive pressure unknowingly being applied to the unit.
  • Page 17 Grill Location Do not use the grill in garages, breezeway, sheds or any enclosed area. Never operate the grill in enclosed areas as this could lead to a carbon monoxide buildup, which could result in injury or death. Place the grill on a level surface.
  • Page 18 Before Lighting Warning: Important! Before Lighting... Check the gas supply line fbr cuts, wear or abrasion. Always keep your face and body as far away from the grill as possible when lighting. Grill Burner Lighting Lighting the Grill with electronic ignitor Always open the lid betbre...
  • Page 19 Using the Rotisserie & Side Burners (Optional ROTISSERIE KIT to use with Back Infrared Burner must be purchased separately) The grill rotisserie system is designed to cook items from the back using infrared heat. The rotisserie burner is an infrared type which provides intense searing radiant heat.
  • Page 20 Rotisserie Lighting Open the lid. Push and turn the control knob counter clockwise to the "ttlGtt" position. Wait 5 seconds. Then press and hold the electronic ignitor button. You'll hear a snapping sound. If the burner does light in 4 seconds, turn the control knob to OFF...
  • Page 21 Drip Tray The drip tray located below the grill, inside the cart, should be cleaned periodically to prevent heavy buildup of debris. Note: Allow the drip tray to cool before attempting to clean. Cooking Grates The cooking grates can be cleaned immediately after cooking is completed...
  • Page 22 General Trouble Shooting You should inspect the burners at least once a year or immediately if any of the following conditions occur: The smell of gas in conjunction with the burner flames appearing yellow. The Grill does not reach temperature. The burners make a popping noise.
  • Page 23 Problem Solution Check gas connection. Flame is erratic Fuel level may be low. Grill may be in need of cleaning. Check flavor grids and cooking grates for excess build-up. Flare-Ups Ensure Grill is not placed directly in path of wind. Be sure the drip tray is clean.
  • Page 24 The return of the warranty registration card is not a condition warranty coverage. LIMITED WARRANTY If the Frigidaire Grill does not operate properly, first thoroughly carry out the instructions provided with the unit to ensure that the appliance is installed...