Use proper pan size--avoid pans that are unstable or easily tipped. Select cookware having flat
bottoms large enough to cover burner grates. Toavoid spillovers, make sure cookware is large
enough to contain the food properly. This will both save cleaning time and prevent hazardous
accumulations of food, since heavy spattering or spillovers left on cooktop can ignite. Use pans
with handles that can be easily grasped and remain cool
Mwavs use tile UTE position
and Inake sure tile burneis
Never leave tile Slm'ilce burne_
high flame settings.
Boilo\'e_s cause slnoking
and greasy spillove_
that may catch on fire.
Use only (h y pot holders--moist
or damp pot
on hot s/mfilces may result in b/m_s fl'om
steam. Do not let pot holders
colne near open
flames when lit_ng cookware.
Do not use a towel
or other bulky cloth in place of a pot holder:
Such cloths can catch fire on a hot bume_:
\._l/en using glass cookware,
make sure it is
of bm'ns, ignition
the side or center
of the cooktop
Mwavs turn tile suFlilce burner
watch toods being flied at a high
Mwavs heat tilt slowly and watch as it heats.
Do not leave any items on tile cooktop.
air fl'om tile vent may ignite flammable
and will increase
in closed containers,
which may Catlse them to btlrst.
If a combination
of oils or tilts will be used in
fl'ying, stir together
or as lilts
use a wok
on tile cooking
if the wok
has a ro/md
tile wok. This
acts as a heat
Foods fin" flTing shouM
be as d_y as possible.
Frost on frozen
foods or moisture
foods can cause hot tilt to bubble
up and over
the sides ot the pan.
Use tile least possible
of lilt for eflecti\'e
shallow or deep-tilt fl'ying. Filling the pan too
flfll of lilt can cause spillove_s when tood is
Use a deep tilt them/ometer
Never t_w to move a pan of hot tilt, especially
deep tilt flwet: Wait until the tilt is cool.
turn the tim off. The tim,
Do not leave plastic items on the cooktop---
tile}' may melt if left too close to tile vent.
Keep all plastics away fl'oln tile SUll'ilce burnei_.
If you smell gas, mrn off the gas to the cooktop
and call a qualified
use an open
flame to locate a leak.
To avoid tile possibili_'
of a bm'n, always be
that tile controls
for all burne_
tile off position
and all grates are cool before
Never clean the cooktop
sm'filce when it is hot.
cloths could cause steam burns if used on a hot
or cans of flit drippings
Do not use ahuninuln
Misuse could result in a fire hazard
to tile cooktop.
Do not cover or block tile area around
knobs. This area must be kept clear fin"
Clean only parts listed in this Owner's
READ ANDFOLLOW THIS SAFETY I NFORMATION CAREFULLY.