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Kenmore 790.9760 Series Use & Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
de Uso y Cuidado
/ Espaiol
P/N 318205227B (1301)
Sears Brands Management Corporation
Hofl:man Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.



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  • Page 1 Use & Care Guide Manual de Uso y Cuidado English / Espaiol Models/Modelos: 790.9760% 790.9763 ® OFIO P/N 318205227B (1301) Sears Brands Management Corporation Hofl:man Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Before Setting the Oven Controls ......10-11 Control Pad Features ..........Appliance Warranty ..........Setting Oven Controls ......... 13-19 Product Record ............Adjusting the Oven Temperature ......Serial Plate Location ..........Self-Cleaning ............21-22 iMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ....
  • Page 3 iMPORTANT SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS Read all instructions before using this appliance. This manual contains important safety symbols and instructions. Please pay attention to these symbols and follow all instructions given. * Remove all tape and packaging before using * In case of an emergency, know the appliance.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    iMPORTANT SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS * DO NOT TOUCH SURFACE UNITS OR AREAS surface heating unit to direct contact and may NEAR THESE SURFACES. Surface units may be result in ignition of clothing. Proper relationship hot even though they are dark in color. Areas of utensil to the surface...
  • Page 5 iMPORTANT SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS iMPORTANT iNSTRUCTiONS * Do not cover the broiler grid or oven bottom with aluminum foil. Exposed grease could CLEANING YOUR OVEN ignite. * Clean the appliance regularly to keep all parts * Do not touch a hot oven light bulb with a damp free of grease that could catch fire.
  • Page 6: Range Features

    Your electric range incJudes: 1. Electronic Oven Control with Timer 2. Left Front Element Control Knob & Indicator Light 3. Left Rear Element Control Knob & Indicator Light 4. Warm & Ready Zone Control Pads & Indicator Light 5. Right Rear Element Control Knob & Indicator Light 6.
  • Page 7: Before Setting Surface Controls

    Before Setting Surface Controls 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...
  • Page 8: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls Radiant surface Surface Cooking Settings elements may appear to have Use the chart (Figure 1) to determine the correct setting for the kind of food you are cooled after they have been turned off:. A hot surface indicator light will preparing.
  • Page 9: Setting Surface Controls

    Setting Surface Controls (cant'd) Operating the Dual Surface Radiant Element The cooktop is equipped with a dual radiant surface elements located at the right front (See Figure 3 & 4) position. "Single Dual" on the control knob are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant...
  • Page 10: Surface Cooking

    Surface Cooking Selecting Surface Cooking Cookware Correct incorrect Cookware should have flat bottoms that make good contact with the entire surface heating element. Check for flatness by rotating a ruler across the bottom e Curved and warped pan the cookware (See Figure 1).
  • Page 11 Oven Controls BeFore Setting the Oven Vent Oven Vent Location See illustration on left side for venting location of each oven. When the oven is on, warm air is released through the vent. This venting is necessary for proper air circulation in the oven and good baking results.
  • Page 12: Control Pad Features

    Control Pad Features READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE OVEN. For satisfactory use of your oven, become familiar with the various features and functions of the oven as described below. Detailed insfructlons for each feature and function follow later in fhls Use & Care Guide. NOTICE: The instructions contained in this document...
  • Page 13: Setting Oven Controls

    Setting Oven Controls Note: The time of day must first be set in order to operate the oven. To Set the Clock The _ pad is used to set the clock. The clock may be set for 12 or 24 hour time of day operation. The clock has been preset at the factory for the 12 hour operation.
  • Page 14 Setting Oven Controls Note: The time of day must first be set in order to operate the oven. To Set or Change the Temperature Baking The BAKE pad controls normal baking. The oven can be programmed to bake at any temperature from 170°F to 550°F.
  • Page 15 Setting Oven Controls To Set the Timed Bake Feature The COOl( TiME pad control the Timed Bake feature. Timed Bake allows the oven to be set to cook for a specific lencjth of time and shut off: automatically. The oven will shut off: and will beep when the countdown is finished.
  • Page 16 Setting Oven Controls Oven Baking For best cooking results, heat the oven before baking cookies, breads, cakes, pies or pastries, etc. There is no need to preheat the oven for roasting meat or baking casseroles. The cooking times and temperatures needed to bake a product may vary slightly from your previously...
  • Page 17 Setting Oven Controls Broil Not supplied with appliance Broiling is a method for cooking meat, fish, poultry and other food by direct heat under the broil element of the oven. Be sure you center your broiler pan directly under the broil element for best results.
  • Page 18 Setting Oven Controls Setting the Warm & Hold Feature The Warm & Hold pad turns ON the Serve Warm & Hold feature and will maintain an oven temperature of 170°F (76°C). The Warm & Hold feature will keep oven baked foods warm for serving...
  • Page 19: Setting Oven Controls

    Setting Oven Controls To Set the Sabbath Feature (for use on the Jewish Sabbath & Holidays) The COOK TUME and DELAY START pads are used to set the Sabbath feature. The Sabbath feature may only be used with the BAKE pad. The oven temperature may be set higher or lower after setting the Sabbath feature...
  • Page 20: Adjusting The Oven Temperature

    Adjusting the Oven Temperature Your oven thermostat has been precisely set at the factory. This setting may differ from your previous oven, however, your recipe times may not give you the results you expect. If you think that the oven is cooking too hot or cool for your recipe times, you can adjust the thermostat...
  • Page 21: Self-Cleaning

    Self-Cleaning During the self=cleanlng cycle, the outside of the oven can become very hot fo the touch. DO NOT leave small children unattended near the appliance. f!la'_,_lll[e]gl The health of some birds is extremely sensitive to the fumes given off: Self-Cleaning Oven during...
  • Page 22: Self-Cleaning

    SelF-Cleaning What to Expect during Cleaning avoid possible While the oven is in operation, the oven heats to temperatures much higher than burns use care when opening those used in normal cooking. Sounds of metal expansion and contraction oven door after the Self-Cleaning normal.
  • Page 23 General Care & Cleaning Cleaning Various Parts of Your Oven Before cleaning any part of the oven, be sure all controls are turned OFF and the oven is COOL. REMOVE SPILLOVERS AND HEAVY SOILING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. REGULAR CLEANINGS WILL REDUCE THE EXTENT AND DIFFICULTY OF MAJOR CLEANING LATER.
  • Page 24 General Care & Cleaning Ceramic Glass Cooktop Cleaning & Maintenance Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to maintaining your Ceramic glass cook)op. Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply the recommended CookTop® Cleaning Creme to the ceramic surface (on the web visit for replacement...
  • Page 25 General Care & Cleaning Ceramic Glass Cooktop Cleaning & Maintenance Do not use the following on the ceramic glass caaktap: Do not use abrasive cleaners and scouring pads, such as metal and some nylon pads. They may scratch the coaktop, making it more difflcult to clean. Do not use harsh cleaners, such as chlorine bleach, ammonia or oven cleaners, as...
  • Page 26: General Care & Cleanlng

    General Care & Cleaning Door Hinge locations with Removing and Replacing the Lower Oven Lift-Off Door oven door fully open _The door is heavy. For safe, temporary storage, lay the door flat with the inside of the door facing down. To Remove Oven Door: Open oven door completely...
  • Page 27: 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...
  • Page 28: Before You Call

    Before You Call Solutions to Common Problems OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION Oven smokes excessively during Oven door is closed. Door should be open during broiling. broiling. Meat too close to the broiler unit. Reposition the rack to provide more clearance between the meat and the broiler.
  • Page 29: Protection Agreements

    Master Protection Agreements Acuerdos maestros de proteccibn Enhorabuena por haber hecho una compra inteligente. Su nuevo producto Congratulations on making a smart purchase. Your new Kenmore®esta diseSado y fabricado para brindarle aSos de funcionamiento Kenmoree_product is designed and manufactured for years of liable.
  • Page 30: Sears Service

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