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Troubleshooting Tips - GE JP340 Owner's Manual

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Surface elements will
not maintain a rolling
boil or cooking is slow
Possible
Causes
Improper
cookware
being
used.
What To Do
• Use pans which
are absolutely
flat and match
tile
diauleter
of
tile
stlrfilce
eleu/ent
selected.
Surface elements do
A fuse in your home may be
• Replace
tile fl/se or reset tile drcuit
breaker:
not won properly
blown or the circuit breaker
tripped.
Cooktop
controls
• Check
to see tile correct
control
is set fl:,r the stu'J[_l('e
improperly
set.
element
you are using.
Tiny scratches ormetal
Incorrect
clemlh_g
• Use recommended
cleaning
procedtu'es.
marks or abrasions on
methods
being used.
radiant cooktop glass
Cookware
with rough
• Be sure cookware
bottoms
and cookware
are clean
surface
bottoIllS
being used
or
heft)re
rise.
EJse
cookw;ire
with
SlllOoth
bottolns.
coarse particles
(salt
Tiny scratches
are not removable
but \\'ill become
or sand)
were between
less visible in tim e as a result of clealfiug.
the cookware
m_d the
surface
of the cooktop.
Cookwaxe
has been
slid
across
the
cooktop
surface.
Areas
of discoloration
Improper
cookware
• Marks
fi'om aluminum
and
copper
pans as well as
or dark streaks
on the
being
used.
mineral
deposits
fl'om water
or fl)od can be removed
cooktop
with the cleaning
cream.
Hot surface
on a model
• This is normal.
The
surihce
may appear
discolored
with a light-colored
cooktop,
when
it is hot. This is temporary
and will disappear
as the glass cools.
Food
spillovers
not cleaned
• See the
Cleaning the
glass
cooktop
section.
before
next use.
Incorrect
cleaning
methods
• Use recommended
cleaning
procedures.
being
used.
Plastic melted to
Hot cooktop
came into
• See the Glass surface--potential
for permanent
damage
the surface
contact
with plastic
placed
sectiou
in the Cleaning the glass cooktop section.
on the hot cooktop.
Pitting (or indentation)
Hot sugar mixture
spilled
• Call a qualified
technician
for replacement.
of the cooktop
on the cooktop.
Frequent cycling offand
Improper
cookware
• Else only flat cookware
to minimize
cycling.
on of surface elements
being
used.
See Surface
elements
cycle on and off section.
Controlknob will
not turn
Cooktop
controls
improperly
set.
• When
tile knob
is ix] tile OFFposition,
it must
be
pushed
in befl>re it cai] be turi]ed.
When
tile kI]ob
is in any other
position,
it can be turned
without
being
pushed
ill
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