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Frigidaire CFEF3012LWD Use & Care Manual

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  • Page 1: Before Setting Surface Controls

    Before Setting Setting Surface Controls Oven Control Func Canada 1-800-_ www fdg[ USA 1-800-944-9044...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Frigidaire Customer Services at 1=800=944=9044. Replacing the oven light ........... Product Registration Removing & replacing oven door ....... Registering your product with Frigidaire enhances our ability Before You Call to serve you. You can register online at Solutions to common problems ......20-21...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Read all instructions before using this appliance, Do not attempt to install or operate your appliance until you Ask your dealer to recommend a qualified technician and have read the safety precautions in this manual. Safety an authorized repair service. Know how to disconnect the items throughout this manual are labeled with a WARNING power to the range at the circuit breaker or fuse box in or CAUTION statement based on the risk type.
  • Page 4 = Do not use water or flour on grease fires= smother the fire with a pan lid, or use baking soda, = Storage in or on appliance--flammable materials a dry chemical or foam=type extinguisher. should not be stored in an oven, warmer drawer, near surface units or in the storage = When heating fat or grease, watch it closely.
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS USING CERAMIC=GLASS COOK MODELS • Do not cook on broken cook top--lfcooktopshould YOUR COOKTOP break, cleaning solutions and spillovers may penetrate • Know which knob controls each surface heating the broken cook top and create a risk of electric shock. unit.
  • Page 6: Before Setting Oven Controls

    Oven vent location Removing, replacing & arranging racks The oven vent is located under the left side of the To remove - pull the rack forward until it stops. Lift up front of rack and slide out. control panel (See Fig. 1). When the oven is on, warm air passes through this vent.
  • Page 7: About The Ceramic Cooktop & Radiant Elements

    About the ceramic glass cooktop The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements located below the surface of the glass. The design of the ceramic element ON indicator light cooktop outlines the area of the surface element underneath. Be sure to match the pan size with the diameter of the element outline on the cooktop and only flat-bottomed cookware should be used.
  • Page 8: Cookware Material Types

    Types of cooktop elements Using proper cookware The ceramic glass cooktop has radiant surface elements The size and type of cookware used will influence the located below the surface of the glass. The patterns on the setting needed for best cooking results. Be sure to follow ceramic glass will outline the size and type of element the recommendations for using proper cookware as...
  • Page 9: Setting Surface Controls

    Single radiant surface elements (all models) To operate the single radiant element: Place correctly sized cookware on single radiant surface element. Push in and turn the surface control knob in either £ direction (Fig. 2) to the desired setting (Refer to the Suggested radiant surface element settings table Fig.
  • Page 10: Setting Dual Radiant Surface Elements

    Dual radiant surface elements (some models) Symbols on the backguard are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat. The o symbol indicates the inner coil only. The @ symbol indicates both inner and outer coils will heat. To operate a dual radiant element: Place correctly sized cookware on dual radiant surface...
  • Page 11: Home Canning

    Home Canning Be sure to read and observe all the following points when home canning with your appliance. Check with the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) website and be sure to read all the information they have available as well Radiant surface elements may appear to have cooled as follow their recommendations for home canning after they have been turned off.
  • Page 12: Oven Control Functions

    READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE OVEN. For satisfactory use of your oven, become familiar with the various pad features and functions of the oven as described below. Feature indicator lights-- These indicator lights show if bake or broil is active. bake ..
  • Page 13: Setting Minute Timer

    Setting the minute timer Setting bake Press timeron=off. The oven can be programmed to bake at any temperature from 170°F to 550°F (77°C to 287°C). The factory preset Press the A to increase the time in one minute bake temperature is 350°F (177°C).
  • Page 14: Setting Broil

    Setting broil Use the broil feature to cook meats that require direct exposure to radiant heat for optimum browning results. Insert When broiling always remember to arrange the oven racks while oven is still cool. For medium done steaks, position the oven rack closer to the broil element (positions 4 or 5;...
  • Page 15: Adjusting Oven Temperature

    Adjusting oven temperature Operating oven light (some models) The interior oven light will automatically turn ON when the Your appliance has been factory calibrated and tested to oven door is opened. Press the oven light switch located on ensure an accurate baking temperature. For the first few the upper left control panel to turn the interior oven light ON uses, follow your recipe times and temperature...
  • Page 16: Care & Cleaning

    Cleaning recommendation table Surface type Recommendation Control knobs For general cleaning, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more difficult soils and built=upgrease, apply a liquid detergent directly onto the soil. Leave on soil for 30 to - Painted bodyparts - Painted decorativetrim 60 minutes.
  • Page 17: Cooktop Maintenance & Cleaning

    Cooktop maintenance Cooktop cleaning Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are maintaining your ceramicglasscooktop, turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL. Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply some of For light to moderate soil: the glass-ceramic cooktop cleaner supplied with your new...
  • Page 18: Cautions For Aluminum Use

    Cooktop cleaning (cont'd) 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 to the ceramic glass cooktop may occur if you damage (such as pitting of the cooktop surface) may occur use an abrasive type cleaning pad.
  • Page 19: Removing & Replacing Oven Door

    Removing and replacing the Eft-off oven door Oven door hinge locations The oven door is heavy. For safe, temporary storage, lay the with oven door oven door flat with the inside of the door facing down. fully open. To remove oven door Open oven door completely (horizontal with floor-Fig.
  • Page 20: Before You Call Solutions To Common Problems

    Problem Solution Poor baking results, Many factors affect baking results. Make sure the proper oven rack position is used. Center food in the oven and space pans to allow air to circulate. Allow the oven to preheat to the set temperature before placing food in the oven.
  • Page 21 .., _ Problem Solution Oven smokes excessively during broiling. o Incorrect setting. Follow broil instructions in Setting Oven Controls. Make sure oven door is opened to broil stop position, Meat too close to the broil element. Reposition the oven rack to provide proper clearance between the meat &...
  • Page 22: Appliance Warranty

    Yourapplianceis coveredby a oneyear limitedwarranty.Foroneyearfromyour originaldateof purchase, E lectrolux will payall costsfor repairingor replacinganypartsof this appliancethat prove to bedefectivein materialsor workmanship whensuchapplianceis installed,usedandmaintained in accordance w ith the providedinstructions. Exclusions This warranty does not cover the following: Products with original serial numbers that have been removed, altered or cannotbe readily determined. Product that has been transferred from its original owner to another party or removed outside the USAor Canada.

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