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Frigidaire CGEF3032KWE Use & Care Manual

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  Summary of Contents for Frigidaire CGEF3032KWE

  • Page 1 1-800-944-9044 www.frigidaire.ca Canada 1-800-265-83...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Setting minute timer ..........of toll-free customer service numbers are included in the Setting bake ............back of this manual. Or call Frigidaire Customer Services at Setting timed bake and delayed timed bake .... 18-19 1=800=944=9044, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • 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 SELF-CLEANING OVENS IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS USING • Clean in the self=cleaning cycle only the parts YOUR COOKTOP listed in this Use &Care Manual. Before self-cleaning • Know which knob controls each surface heating the oven, remove the broiler pan and any utensils or unit.Place a pan of food on the unit before turning it on, foods from the oven.
  • Page 6: Features At A Glance

    hotsurface ..... tlm+ ® ® 2+// ++,+++t s+t+ t+mm+ _t++. °+ °++ t+_+ + +oo++++k++ • 4 ....6 rood Your electric range features include: Electronic oven control with kitchen timer. Left front single (some models), dual (some models) or triple (some models) radiant element control.
  • Page 7: Before Setting Oven Controls

    Oven vent location Types of oven racks The oven vent is located under the left side of the Your range may be equipped with one or more of the oven control panel (See Fig. 1). When the oven is on, warm rack styles shown.
  • Page 8: Effortless T" Oven Rack System And Assembly

    Effortless TM Oven Rack system Some models are equipped with a special oven rack system that automatically partially extends the oven rack from the Only the Effortless'" Oven Rack system should be interior oven glides to assist in easier access to your food used in oven rack position 2.
  • Page 9: Before Setting Surface Controls

    Air circulation in the oven Element ON & hot surface indicator lights For best baking results allow 2-4" (5-10 cm) around the Your appliance is equipped with two different types of cookware for proper air circulation and be sure pans and radiant surface control indicator lights that will glow on the cookware do not touch each other, the oven door, sides or backguard -- the Element On indicator lig ht and the Hot...
  • Page 10: 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 11: Setting Surface Controls

    Single radiant surface elements (all models) hot surface To operate the single radiant element: Place correctly sized cookware on single radiant surface element. to ....... 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 12: 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 hi .......
  • Page 13: Setting The Keep Warm Zone

    Keep warm (some models) Temperature selection - Refer to the keep warm zone recommended food settings table (See Fig. 2). If a The purpose of the keep warm zone is to keep hot cooked particular food is not listed, start with the medium level, foods at serving temperature.
  • Page 14: 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 15: Oven Controls Functions

    READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE OVEN. For satisfactory use of your oven, become familiar with the various pad functions of the oven as described below. Oven control (for models with Quick Bake only) Set clock Bake time and down Use with the Bake pad--Use...
  • Page 16: Setting The Clock

    Setting the clock Changing temperature display (°F or °C) When the appliance is first plugged in or when the power The electronic oven control is set to display in °F supply to the appliance has been interrupted, the display (Fahrenheit) when shipped from the factory. The oven can will flash "12:00".
  • Page 17: Setting Oven Lockout Feature

    Setting oven lockout Setting the minute timer The control can be programmed to lock the oven door and Press timer lockout the oven control pads. on. off " Press the A to increase the time in one minute To set the oven lockout feature (for models with Quick Bake) increments.
  • Page 18: Setting Bake

    Setting bake Setting timed bake and delayed timed bake features The oven can be programmed to bake at any temperature from 170°F to 550°F (77°C to 287°C). The factory preset The bake and start pads operate the features that will automatic bake temperature is 350°F (177°C).
  • Page 19 When the set bake time runs out To program oven for a delayed start time and to shut=off automatically (delayed Timed Bake) "End" will appear in the display window and the oven will shut-offautomatically. Be sure that the clock shows the correct time of day. The control will beep 3 times every 60 seconds as a reminder until cancel is pressed.
  • Page 20: Setting Quick Bake (Some Models)

    Quick Bake (somemodels) Benefits of the Quick Ba ke featu re Foods may cook up to 25 to 30% faster, saving time and energy. I Multiple rack baking. No special pans or bakeware needed. Quick Bake works Quick Bake uses a fan to circulate the oven's heat uniformly and continuously around the oven.
  • Page 21: Setting Broil

    ......................Setting broil Use the broil feature to cook meats that require direct exposure to radiant heat for optimum browing results. Insert When broiling always remember to arrange the oven racks while oven is still cool. Position the rack as suggested in the broil settings table (See Figs.
  • Page 22: Adjusting Oven Temperature

    Adjusting the oven temperature Operating the oven light Your appliance has been factory calibrated and tested to The interior oven light will automatically turn ON when the ensure an accurate baking temperature. For the first few oven door is opened. uses, follow your recipe times and temperature recommendations carefully.
  • Page 23: Self-Cleaning

    Self=Cleaning A self-cleaning oven cleans itself with high temperatures During the self-cleaning cycle, the outside of the range (well above normal cooking temperatures) which eliminate can become very hot to the touch. DO NOT leave small soils completely or reduces them to a fine powdered ash children unattended near the appliance.
  • Page 24 Setting a self-clean cycle or a delayed start self=clean cycle When the self=clean cycle has completed: The time of day will appear in the display window and the "Clean" and "LOCK" light will continue to glow. Once the oven has cooled down for about 1 HOUR and To start a self-clean cycle immediately without a delay, the "LOCK"...
  • Page 25: Cleaning Recommendations Table

    Cleaning recommendation table Surface type Recommendation * Aluminum (trim pieces) &vinyl Use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Dry with a clean cloth. * Painted and plastic control knobs For general cleaning, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more * Painted body parts difficult soils and built-up grease, apply a liquid detergent directly onto * Painted decorativetrim...
  • Page 26: 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 cooktop cleaning cream supplied with your new...
  • Page 27: 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 28: Removing & Replacing Oven Door

    Removing and replacing the lift-off oven door Oven door The door is heavy. For safe, temporary storage, lay the door hinge locations flat with the inside of the door facing down. with oven door fully open, To remove oven door: Open oven door completely (horizontal with floor- See Fig.
  • Page 29: Before You Call Solutions To Common Problems

    ...._ ..... Problem Solution Poor baking results, * Many factors affect baking results. Hake 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 30 ......... _........Problem Solution Soil not completely removed after self- - Failure to clean bottom, front top of oven, frame of oven or door area cleaning cycle, outside oven seal. These areas are not in the self-cleaning area, but get hot enough to burn on residue.
  • Page 31: Appliance Warranty

    Yourapplianceis coveredby a oneyearlimitedwarranty. F oroneyearfromyour originaldateof purchase, E lectrolux will pay allcostsfor repairingor replacing any partsof this appliancethat proveto bedefectivein materials or workmanship whensuchapplianceis installed, u sedand maintained in accordance with the providedinstructions. Exclusions This warranty does not cover the following : Products with original serial numbers that have been removed, altered or cannot be readily determined.