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Kenmore ELITE 790.3324 Series Use & Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
Manual del Usuario
Models, Modelos
790. 3324-,-, 790. 3326=','-
.,. = color number,
de color
iii .......
Sears Roebuck
and Co., Hoffman
IL 60179 U.S.A.
P/N 318200679 Rev. B (0604)


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  Summary of Contents for Kenmore ELITE 790.3324 Series

  • Page 1 ® GAS COOKTOP Use & Care Guide ILLA COCINAR A GAS Manual del Usuario Models, Modelos 790. 3324-,-, 790. 3326=','- .,. = color number, n_mero de color iii ..Sears Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. P/N 318200679 Rev. B (0604)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Before You Call ................. Protection Agreements ............... 5 Grounding Instructions ............... 6 Sears Service ............. Back Cover 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 important safety symbols and instructions. Please pay attention to these symbols and follow all instructions given. _This symbol will help alert yOUto situations that may cause serious bodily harm, death or property darnage. This symbol Will help alert you to Situations that may cause bodily injury 0r property damage If the information in this manual is not followed...
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    important Safety instructions • Do Not Use Water or Flour on Grease Fires--Smother • NeverLeaveSurfaceBurnersUnattendedatHighHeat the fire with a pan lid, or use baking soda, a dry chemical Settings--Boilovers cause smoking and greasy spillovers or foam=type extinguisher. that may ignite, or a pan that has boiled dry may melt. Protective Liners--Do not use aluminum foil to line...
  • Page 5: Protection Agreements

    Your purchase has added value because you can depend on Sears HomeCentraPfor service. With over 2400 Kenmore ®product 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: Grounding Instructions

    Grounding type Grounding Instructions Do not, under any wall receptacle circumstances, For personal safety, the cooktop must be properly grounded. For maximum cut, remove, or safety, the power cord must be plugged into an electrical outlet that is bypass the correctly polarized and properly g rounded.
  • Page 7: Before Setting Surface Controls

    Before Setting Surface Controls (cont'd) Assembly of the Surface Burner Heads, Burner Caps and Burner Grates It is very important to make sure that all of the Surface Burner Heads, Surface Burner Caps and Surface Burner Grates are installed correctly and at the correct locations. 1.
  • Page 8: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls Operating Gas Surface Controls: Do not place plastic Place cooking utensil on surface burner. items such as salt and pepper shakers, Push the surface control knob down and turn counterclockwise out of spoon holders or plastic wrappings the OFF position (See Figure 1).
  • Page 9: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls (cont'd) Setting the Bridge Burner The Bridge Burner should be used with rectangular shaped cookware. Cookware like the cast-iron Griddle that is supplied with your cooktop is designed specifically for best results with the Bridge Burner. The Bridge Burner feature may be used to combine the cooking power of 2 or if needed 3 gas surface Burners located along the left-hand side of the glass cooktop.
  • Page 10: Surface Cooking

    CORRECT INCORRECT Surface Cooking * Curved and warped pan bottoms. Use Proper Cookware Cookware should have flat bottoms that make good contact * Pan overhangs burnergrate by with the entire surface = Flat bottom and straight more than 2.5 cm (1"). sides.
  • Page 11: 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 12 General Care & Cleaning (cont'd) Ceramic Glass Cooktop Cleaning and Maintenance Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to maintaining yourceramic glass cooktop Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply the recommended CookTopO Cleaning Creme to the ceramic surface (on the web visit for replacement cooktop cleaner, item number 40079).
  • Page 13 General Care & Cleaning (cont'd) Do not use the following on the ceramic glass cooktop: • Do not use abrasive cleaners and scouring pads, such as metal and some nylon pads. They may scratch the cooktop, making it more difficult to cJean.
  • Page 14: General Care & Cleaning

    General Care & Cleaning (cont'd) Cleaning the Cooktop, Burner Heads, Caps & Grates The cooktop is designed to make cleaning easier. Because the gas Burners are sealed, cleanups are easier than with conventional burners. The cooktop, Burner Heads and Caps should be routinely cleaned. Keeping the Burner Head Ports clean will prevent improper ignition and an uneven flame.
  • Page 15: Before You Call

    Before You Call Solutions to Common Problems Before you call for service, review this list. it may save you time and expense. The list includes common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance. OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION...
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