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Kenmore ELITE 790.4417 Series Use & Care Manual

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Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, {L 60179 U.S.A.
P/N 318200644 Rev. A (0605)


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  • Page 1 ® ELECTRIC COOKTOP RRiLLA COCiNAR LECTRiCA Mode{s, Mode}os 790.4417_, 790.4418_ °,..- Color number, n_mero de color iii ..... iiii Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, {L 60179 U.S.A. P/N 318200644 Rev. A (0605)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Notes ................General Cooktop information ........Sears Service ..............Operating the Single Radiant Surface Elements ..... 8 Kenmore Elite Appliance Warranty OneYear Limited Warranty When installed, operated and maintained according to all instructions supplied with the product, if this appliance fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within one year from the date of purchase, call 1-800-4-MY-HOME ®...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    important Safety instructions Read all instructions before using this appliance. Save these instructions for future reference. This manual contains importantsafety symbols and instructions. Please pay attention to these symbols and follow all instructionsgiven. This symbol wil! help alert youto situati0ns that may cause seriou s bodily harml death 0r pieperty damage This Symbol will help alert you to Situations that may Cause bodily injury or property damagel •...
  • Page 4: Serial Plate Location

    important Safety instructions = Do Not Use Decorative Surface Element Covers. if an Use Proper Pan Size. This appliance equipped with one or more surface units of different sizes. element is accidentally turned on, the decorative cover will Select utensils having flat bottoms large enough to cover the become hot and possibly melt.
  • Page 5: Protection Agreements

    Your purchase has added value because you can depend on Sears HomeCentraPfor service. With over 2400 Kenmore ceproduct is designed and manufactured for years of dependable operation. But like all products, it Service Technicians and more than a million parts and...
  • Page 6: Surface Cooking

    CORRECT INCORRECT Surface Cooking Use Proper Cookware Cookware should have flat bottoms that make Curved and warped pan bottoms. good contact with the o Flat bottom and straight entire surface heating I!/£ element. Check for sides. ÷1 I_ flatness by rotating a •...
  • Page 7: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls General Cooktop information About the Ceramic Glass Cooktop The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements located below the surface of the glass. The design of the ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the surface element underneath. Make sure the diameter of the pan matches the diameter of the element outline on the cooktop.
  • Page 8: General Cooktop Information

    Setting Surface Controls General Cooktop Information Use the table below to determine the correct setting for the kind of food you are preparing. The Simmer settings are used to simmer and keep larger quantities of foods warm such as stews and soups. The lower Simmer settings are ideal for delicate foods and melting chocolate or butter.
  • Page 9: Operating The Dual Surface Element

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Dual Surface Radiant Element The cooktop is equipped with a dual radiant surface ..element located at the right front (See Figures 1 & 2) positions. Symbols on the control knob area are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat.
  • Page 10 Setting Surface Controls Operating the Bridge Surface Radiant Element (continued) To Operate the Bridge Surface Element: Place correctly sized cookware on the Bridge surface element. Push in and turn the control knob counterclockwise (See Figure 1) to heat the portion of the Bridge element for normal shaped cookware or clockwise (See Figure 2) for larger or rectangular shaped cookware.
  • Page 11: Operating The Warmer

    Setting Surface Controls Operating the Warmer (Warm & Ready Zone (if equipped) The purpose of the Warmer Zone is to keep hot cooked foods at serving temperature. Use the warmer zone to keep cooked foods hot such as: vegetables, gravies, casseroles, soups, stews, breads, pastries and oven-safe dinner plates.
  • Page 12: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning Various Parts of Your Cooktop Before cleaning any part of the cooktop, be sure all controls are turned OFF and the cooktop is COOL. REMOVE SPILLOVERS AND HEAVY SOILING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. REGULAR CLEANINGS NOW WILL REDUCE THE DIFFICULTY AND EXTENT OF A MAJOR CLEANING LATER.
  • Page 13: Care And Cleaning Of Stainless Steel

    General Care & Cleaning Cleaning Recommendations for the Ceramic Glass Cooktop Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL. DO NOT use a cooktop cleaner on a hot cooktop. The fumes can be hazardous to your health, and can chemically damage the ceramic glass surface.
  • Page 14: Before You Call

    Before You Call POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION OCCURRENCE Entire cooktop does not House fuse has blown or circuit breaker has tripped. Check/reset breaker or replace fuse. operate. If the problem is a circuit overload, have this situation corrected by a qualified electrician. Wiring connection is not complete.
  • Page 15: Notes

  • Page 16: Sears Service

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