Frigidaire 318200633 Use & Care Manual

Frigidaire electric cooktop use & care manual


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Welcome .................................. 2
Surface Cooking ..................... 8
Care & Cleaning ................. 9-10
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Warranty ................................ 12
318200633 (0604) Rev. A


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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Electric Electric Electric Cooktop Questions? 1-800-944-9044 1-800-668-4606 Visit the Frigidaire Elements Web Site at: READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS Welcome ... 2 Important Safety Instructions .. Setting Surface Controls ... 4-7 Surface Cooking ... 8 Care & Cleaning ... 9-10...
  • Page 2: Welcome

    Please record your model and serial numbers below for future reference. Model Number: Serial Number: Purchase Date: Product Registration Register Your Product The PRODUCT REGISTRATION CARD should be filled in completely, signed and returned to Electrolux Home Products. Serial Plate Location Cooktop Serial Plate Location...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT. Do not attempt to operate the cooktop during a power failure. If the power fails, always turn off the cooktop. If the cooktop is not turned off and the power resumes, the cooktop will not operate and an error message will be displayed.
  • Page 4: Setting Surface Controls

    Make sure the diameter of the pan matches the diameter of the element outline on the cooktop (See Figs. 1 & 2). Heat is transferred up through the surface of the cooktop to the cookware. Only flat- bottom cookware should be used. The type and size of cookware, the number of surface elements in use and their settings are all factors that will affect the amount of heat that will spread to areas beyond the surface elements.
  • Page 5: Locations Of The Surface Radiant Elements

    LOW (LO) Keep warm, melting and simmering. NOTE: Please read detailed instructions for ceramic glass cooktop cleaning in the General Care & Cleaning section and Before You Call checklist section of this Use and Care Guide. NOTE: Radiant elements have a limiter that allows the element to cycle on and off, even at the HI setting. This helps to prevent damage to the ceramic smooth top.
  • Page 6: Operating The Single Surface Radiant Elements

    ESEC control monitors the temperature of the cooktop and displays the message “HE” (hot element) warning when the cooktop is still too hot to touch (See Fig. 7). If the HE message appears in the window, the control can still be turned ON again for use.
  • Page 7: Setting Surface Controls

    Also, the HE message will appear in the display after turning the control knob to OFF if the cooktop is still hot and remain on until the heating surface area has cooled sufficiently.
  • Page 8: Surface Cooking

    ALUMINUM - Excellent heat conductor. Some types of food will cause it to darken (Anodized aluminum cookware resists staining & pitting). If aluminum pans slide across the ceramic glass cooktop, they may leave metal marks which will resemble scratches. Remove these marks immediately.
  • Page 9: 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 CLEANING WILL REDUCE THE NUMBER OF MAJOR CLEANING LATER.
  • Page 10 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 11: Before You Call

    Raise or lower setting until proper amount of heat is obtained. Scratches or abrasions on (1) Coarse particles (such as salt or sand) are between cooktop and utensil. Be sure cooktop surface ceramic glass cooktop and bottom of utensils are clean before use. Small scratches do not affect cooking and will become surface.
  • Page 12: Warranty

    Major Appliance Warranty Information Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing 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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