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Electrolux EW3LDF65GSK Use & Care Manual

30" free-standing wave touch dual fuel range
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  • Page 1 Use _ Care Guide 30" Free-Standing Wave Touch Dual Fuel Range Electrolu 316471213...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Information Table of contents Please read & save this guide Finding information ............. Thankyou for choosing Electrolux, the new premium SAFETY ..............brand in home appliances. This Use & Care Guide is Features ..............part of our commitment to customer satisfaction and Getting Started ...........
  • Page 3: Safety

    Safety Important safety instructions Recognize safety symbols, words WARNING labels • All ranges can tip. Safety items throughout this manual are labeled with • Injury to persons could result. aWARNING or CAUTION based on the risk type as • Install anti-tip device packed. described below: with range.
  • Page 4 Safety Important safety instructions Read all of the following safety instructions IMPORTANT before using this appliance: • Removeall tapeand packaging before using Do not attempt to operate the range during a the range. Destroy the carton and plastic bags power failure. If the power fails, always turn off after unpacking the range.
  • Page 5 Safety Important safety instructions Important instructions for using your Important instructions for using your oven cooktop Use care when opening oven door or lower WARNING oven drawer (if equipped)--Stand to the side of the range when opening the door of a hot oven. Let hot air or steam escape before you remove Use Proper Flame Size--Adjust flame size so...
  • Page 6: Safety

    Safety Important safety instructions IMPORTANT Important cleaning instructions • Clean the range regularly to keep all parts free This appliance is designed for use with of grease that could catch fire, Pay particular attention to the area underneath each surface Liquefied Petroleum (L,P,) Gas ONLY.
  • Page 7: Features

    Features Oven features & options 10. Rapid preheat -pg t8 1. Luxury-Lighting_rM interior oven lights-pg 12 11. Convection convert -pg 25 2, Control lock -pg 12 12. Clean -pg 50_51 3. Standard cooking • Bake -pg 19 • Broil -pg 22=23 Convection bake -pg 24 Feature...
  • Page 8 Oven control display & keys 13. Perfect=Pair oven key pads • Upper oven • Lower oven Feature Min. time Max. time 14. User preferences -pg 44_49 Timer I 1 rain ! 1 hr 59 min The following options are available under User 11 hr 59 min Timer 2 1 min...
  • Page 9: Features

    Features Wave-Touch Range features "four gas range features include: 1. Wave-touch activated glass control panel. 2. Wave-touch electronic oven & surface controls & timers. 3. Dishwasher safe burner grates. Easy to clean upswept cooktop. Left front burner valve & knob. 6.
  • Page 10: Getting Started

    Getting Started About the griddle (some models) Your new appliance is supplied with a griddle. Use Using the griddle the raised grill side of the griddle -Fig. 1- to cook • Place either side of the griddle centered over the meats such as sausage, steak, bacon, or other left or right side of gas burner grates.
  • Page 11 Gettin Started Timers Setting clock at power up The two timers provided with the oven control You will be prompted to enter the time of day in the serve as extra reminders in the kitchen. When a event of a power failure or when you first provide electric power to you r appliance.
  • Page 12 Getting Started Choosing an oven Interior Luxurj-LightingTM Software controls the upper and lower ovens so Your appliance includes "theater" style oven that both may be set to operate at the same time lighting that gradually lights both the upper and with unique settings.
  • Page 13: Settings For Best Results

    Setting for Best Results Upper oven racks Types of oven racks Baking layer cakes with I or 2 oven racks Your appliance is equipped with 2 styles of interior For best results when baking cakes using 2 oven oven racks; 1 offset oven rack and 2 fully racks, place cookware on rack positions 2 &...
  • Page 14: Settings For Best Results

    Setting for Best Results Upper oven racks CAUTION Luxury-Glide extendable oven rack upper rack Always use potholders or oven mitts when _____ portion removing food or adjusting the oven racks. Wait until the oven has completely cooled if possible. Oven racks may be HOT and may cause burns. Removing and replacing the offset rack (not illustrated) •...
  • Page 15: Surface Cooking

    Surface Cooking Cookware Oven vent location Using proper cookware The size and type of cookware used will influence The oven vent is located below the backguard. the setting needed for best cooking results. When the oven is on, warm air is released through Cookware should have flat bottoms that make good this vent.
  • Page 16: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls Operating single burners Operating Min-2-Max TMdouble burner 1. Push the desired gas surface control knob in and turn counterclockwise out of the OFF position - Push right front surface control knob in and turn Fig. 1. counterclockwise out of the OFF position -Fig.
  • Page 17 Display Abbreviations List of displayed abbreviations See the chart below for common abbreviations that you may see while using your appliance. Message Message explanation Self clean Setting the clock Defrost Door open End of cycle F10* Fault code error Hotelement Hi setting Hot oven Lo setting...
  • Page 18: Setting Oven Controls

    Setting Oven Controls About rapid preheat Use the rapid preheat option on single rack baking NOTE to quickly bring the upper oven to baking temperature. You may press CANCEL at any time when The rapid preheat option may be set with the setting the control or during the cooking process.
  • Page 19: Rapid Preheat

    Setting Oven Controls About baking in upper oven Use the bake feature to cook most food items that If your recipe requires a different baking require normal cooking temperatures. temperature than the auto-suggested (default) temperature (example below shows upper oven Bake may be set with the following options: temperature set for 425°F/218°C).
  • Page 20: Bake

    Setting Oven Controls Using cook time in upper oven Adding a cook time when baking is beneficial when See example below to set the upper oven for bake, starting immediately with preheating to the auto- a recipe requires a specific temperature and period suggest (default) setting of 350°F (176°C) and then of time to cook.
  • Page 21: Using Cook Time With End Time

    Setting Oven Controls Using cook time with end time in upper oven See example below to set the upper oven with Adding a cook time along with a specific end time preheating for bake at 375°F (176°C) for 50 minutes gives the same benefits as the cook time option in and to automatically shut-off at 5:30.
  • Page 22: Broil

    Setting Oven Controls Setting broil About broiling Use the broil feature to cook meats that require See example below to set broil for the upper oven direct exposure to radiant heat for optimum starting immediately with the auto-suggest (default) browning results. This cooking feature is only setting.
  • Page 23: Broil

    Setting Oven Controls Setting broil The broil pan insert (if equipped) contains slots that Insert allows grease from the meat to drain into the broil pan. Place prepared meat on broil pan insert and then place onto broiler pan as shown -Fig. 3. Recommended broiling times Use the broiling table-Fig.
  • Page 24 Setting Oven Controls About convection bake Setting convection bake Convection bake is part of the Perfect-Convect 3TM The following temperature settings apply to the conv bake feature: system. Convection bake uses a fan to circulate the oven heat evenly and continuously. •...
  • Page 25: Using Convection Convert

    Setting Oven Controls Using convection convert Setting convection convert The conv convert option allows you to convert any See the example below to set cony bake, starting normal baking recipe using the convection bake immediately with the auto-suggest (default) setting feature.
  • Page 26: Convection Roast

    Setting Oven Controls About convection roast Setting convection roast How convection roast works See example below to set convection roast to start immediately with the auto-suggest (default) setting. Convection roast is part of the Perfect-Convect system. Convection roast combines a cook cycle with the convection fan and element to rapidly roast meats and poultry.
  • Page 27: Convection Roast

    Setting Oven Controls Roasting recommendations Roasting rack instructions When preparing meats for convection roasting, you Roasting rack may use the broiler pan, insert and the roasting rack supplied with your appliance. The broiler pan will catch grease spills and the insert will help prevent grease splatters.
  • Page 28: Probe

    Setting Oven Controls About the probe function Checking the internal temperature of your food is IMPORTANT the most effective way of insuring that your food has been properly cooked. When cooking meat such as roasts, hams or poultry you can use the Use only the probe supplied with your probe to check the internal temperature without any appliance;...
  • Page 29: Probe

    Setting Oven Controls Setting the probe See the example below to set the probe target By the default, your oven will adjust to the keep warm setting once the probe has reached the set temperature to180°F/82°C when using the convection roast feature with oven set temperature temperature.
  • Page 30: Convection Broil

    Setting Oven Controls About convection broiling Setting convection broil Convection broiling is part of the Perfect-Convect 3TM See example below to set cony broil for the upper system. Use the cony broil feature to cook thicker oven to start immediately with the auto-suggest cuts of meats that require direct exposure to (default) setting.
  • Page 31: Keep Warm

    Setting Oven Controls About keep warm Setting keep warm Use the keep warm feature to keep hot foods See example below to set keep warm for the upper oven to start immediately with the auto-suggest warm. Keep warm may be set with the following (default) setting.
  • Page 32: Slow Cook

    Settin Oven Controls About slow cook Setting slow cook The slow cook feature may be used to cook foods See the example below to set a slow cook on Lo. more slowly at lower oven temperatures. cooking results will be like that of a Slow Cooker or Crock-Pot.
  • Page 33: Perfect Turkey

    Setting Oven Controls About Perfect Turkey About Perfect Turkey Heated air circulates around the turkey from all See the example below to use perfect turkey at the sides, sealing in juices and flavors. Poultry cooked default setting of 325°F and the probe at the default with this feature are crispy brown on the outside setting of 180°F (82°C).
  • Page 34: Defrost

    Setting Oven Controls About defrost About dehydrate Use the defrost feature to thaw small portions of The dehydrate feature dries with heat from the convection element. The heat is circulated delicate items such as cream cakes, frozen cream pies and cheesecake at room temperature. The throughout the oven by the convection fan.
  • Page 35: Dehydrate

    Setting Oven Controls Setting dehydrate Setting bread proof See the example below to set bread proof for 85°F/ 30°C). For best results Dry most fruits and vegetables at 140% Dry herbs at 100°f. Step Press Drying times vary depending on the moisture and sugar content of the food, the size of the UPPER 1.
  • Page 36 Setting Oven Controls Recalling a favorite About my favorite You may store up to 6 of your most frequently used heat settings and cooking times, three for each oven. These keys will light in the display when they Step Press are available for setting or recalling.
  • Page 37: Bread Proof

    Setting Oven Controls Perfect Program multi stage 6. Enter60 minutes Multi stage will allow you to program up to 3 stages 4> of cooking. Each stage may be programmed with a 7. Press START/enter cooking feature, set temperature and a cook time. Multi stage is ideal when you want to add a keep warm after a cooking function.
  • Page 38 Settin Oven Controls Setting multi stage Stage 3 See the example to program a multi stage feature for a casserole. For stage 1, bake at 350°F for 1 hr. 13. Press KEEP WARM For stage 2, to brown, broil for at 500°F for 4 minutes.
  • Page 39: Setting Oven Controls

    Setting Oven Controls Sabbath mode This appliance provides special settings for use It is recommended that any oven temperature when observing the Jewish Sabbath/Holidays. This change with the Sabbath mode be followed with 2 mode will turn off all audible tones or visual presses of the START key.
  • Page 40: Setting Sabbath Mode

    Setting Oven Controls Setting Sabbath mode Canceling Sabbath mode The example below shows setting the oven to The example below shows how to cancel the Sabbath mode. observe the Sabbath (and Jewish holidays). Press Press Step Step 1. Press UPPER or UPPER LOWER Press and hold both the LO...
  • Page 41: Setting Lower Oven Controls

    Setting Lower Oven Controls Perfect Pair lower oven features The lower oven provides two basic modes, cooking CAUTION and warming. The lower oven is ideal for cooking foods such as pizza, casseroles, baked potatoes • Always use oven mitts when removing food and frozen convenience foods.
  • Page 42: Keep Warm

    Setting Lower Oven Controls About bake in the lower oven About keep warm in the lower oven Use the bake feature to cook food items with normal cooking temperatures. Use the keep warm feature to keep cooked foods warm. Bake may be set with the following options: * Cooktime When using keep warm always start with hot food.
  • Page 43: Keep Warm

    Setting Lower Oven Controls Setting keep warm in the lower oven See example below to set keep warm for the lower Temperature selection oven to start at 190°F/88°C: See the recommended settings chart below for keep warm. If a particular food is not listed, use the default temperature of 170°F.
  • Page 44: Setting Clock Display (Clo)

    Setting Your Preferences About user preferences with Setting clock display (CLO) Wave-Touch The clock display mode allows you to turn the clock display on or off. The _(_ key controls options for preferences. The See the example below to change the clock display will show a digital abbreviation and a value display to OFF.
  • Page 45: Setting Your Preferences

    Setting Your Preferences Changing between F° or C° Setting 12 or 24 hour mode (F-C) The clock display mode allows you to choose between 12 and 24 hour mode. The factory preset clock display mode is 12 hour. Your control has the ability to display and set Fahrenheit or Celsius temperatures.
  • Page 46: Setting 12Hr Energy Saving Mode (Es)

    Settin Your Preferences Setting 12hr energy saving Setting audio mode (AUD) mode (ES) The audio mode allows you choose between 5 levels of audio volume for the oven control. You The oven control has a factory preset built-in 12 may turn the audio off and later return to operating hour energy saving feature that will shut off the with all the normal audible sounds and alerts.
  • Page 47: Adjusting Oven Temperature (Upo)

    Setting Your Preferences Adjusting lower oven Adjusting oven temperature temperature (UPO) User programmable offset (UPO) Your appliance has been factory calibrated and The temperature may be increased +35°F (+19°C) tested to ensure an accurate baking temperature. or decreased -35°F (-19°C) from normal. For the first few uses, follow your recipe times and See the example below to increase the temperature recommendations...
  • Page 48: Factory Default Reset (Rst)

    Setting Your Preferences Factory default reset (RST) You may choose to restore you r factory settings. This will erase all settings or favorites that you have saved. See the example below reset your control. Step Press 1. Press and continue to press USER PREF until you reach the factory default reset mode -Fig.
  • Page 49: User Preferences Chart

    Setting Your Preferences User preferences chart The following chart will help you navigate through the user preferences. Preference 1st option 2nd option* Setting clock i2:00 I[CL [CLr' Clock display u on u or-F.I 12 or 24 hour mode F° or O° 12hr energy save mode Audio mode*...
  • Page 50: Self-Clean

    Self-Clean Before starting self-clean A self-cleaning oven automatically cleans with high WARNING temperatures that are well above those used for normal cooking. The self-clean feature eliminates During the self-clean cycle, the outside of the soils completely or reduces them to a fine appliance can become very hot to the touch.
  • Page 51: Self-Clean

    Self-Clean Setting delayed self-clean Setting self-clean The clean feature provides 3 different choices for You may wish to set your appliance to perform a self-cleaning the upper oven. Set the clean for lite self-clean cycle sometime later (up to 12 hours (2 hrs), med (3 hrs) or heavy soils (4 hrs).
  • Page 52: Care &Cleaning

    Care and Cleaning Surface Type Cleaning Recommendation Use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Dry with a Aluminum (trim pieces) & vinyl clean cloth. * Painted and plastic control knobs Forgeneral cleaning, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more difficult soils and built-up grease, o Body parts, apply a liquid detergent directly onto the soil.
  • Page 53: Cleaning Cooktop And Parts

    Care and Cleaning Surface Type Cleaning Recommendation Oven racks Oven racks must be removed. Clean by using a mild, abrasive cleaner following manufacturer's instructions. Rinse with clean water and dry. Oven door Use soap & water to thoroughly clean the top, sides and front of the oven door.
  • Page 54 Care and Cleaning Cleaning cooktop and parts Burner heads CAUTION Lift the burner cap from the burner head. The To avoid possible burns use care when surface burner heads are secured to the cooktop cleaning the cooktop. DO NOT attempt to and must be cleaned in place.
  • Page 55 Care and Cleanin The oven door with Luxury- hinges Hold Removing the Lift-Off oven door CAUTION To prevent possible burns, do not attempt to remove the oven door until the oven has completely cooled, IMPORTANT Fig. 1 The oven door is heavy. Be careful when removing and lifting the door.
  • Page 56 Care and Cleaning The oven door with Luxury- hinges Hold replace the Lift-Off oven door Firmly grasp the oven door along both sides just below the door handle. When positioning the door hinge arms with the door hinge slots in the oven frame, you may wish to use your knee to stabilize the door before attempting to insert the door hinge arms in the hinge slots -Fig.
  • Page 57: Changing Oven Lights

    Care and Cleaning Special door care instructions Changing upper oven lights _31 IMPORTANT CAUTION Most oven doors contain glass that can Be sure the range is unplugged and all parts break. Read the following recommendations: are COOL before replacing oven light. Wear a leather-faced glove for protection against Do not close the oven door until all the interior possible broken glass or burns.
  • Page 58 Care and Cleaning Changing lower oven light Removing lower oven and replacing light Before drawer removal, be sure to turn OFF the lower oven and let the drawer area cool completely. Pull the drawer away from the oven. Using a phillips-head screwdriver remove the two drawer screws from the insides of the front...
  • Page 59: Solutions To Common Problems

    Solutions to Common Problems Before you call for service, review the following list. It may save you time & expense. The list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance. Problem Solution Appliance is not level Be sure floor is level, strong &...
  • Page 60 Solutions to Common Problems Problem Solution Surface burner flame is orange. Dust particles in main line. Allow the burner to operate a few minutes until flame turns blue In coastal areas, a slightly orange flame is unavoidable due to salt air. Be sure the oven controls are set properly for the desired Oven does not operate function.
  • Page 61 Solutions to Common Problems Problem Solution Control not set properly. Follow broiling instructions under Oven smokes excessively during Setting Oven Controls. broiling Make sure oven door is closed when broiling. Meat too close to the broil element. Reposition the broil rack to provide proper clearance between the meat &...
  • Page 62 Notes...
  • Page 63: Warranty

    Information Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will repair or replace any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used, and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.
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