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Frigidaire Built-In Range Use & Care Manual

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All about the
Use
of your
Welcome & Congratulations ...................................2
Important Safety Instructions .................................3
Features at a Glance ..............................................6
Surface Cooking ....................................................9
Before Setting Surface Controls ............................ 11
Setting Surface Controls ...................................... 13
Before Setting Oven Controls ............................... 14
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Built-In Range
TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S
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Care
Setting Oven Controls - Model A ........................... 15
Care & Cleaning (Cleaning Chart) ......................... 23
Care & Cleaning .................................................. 24
Before You Call .................................................. 29
Major Appliance Warranty .................................... 32

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  Summary of Contents for Frigidaire Built-In Range

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    All about the & Care Built-In Range of your TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Welcome & Congratulations ........2 Setting Oven Controls - Model A ......15 Important Safety Instructions .........3 Setting Oven Controls - Models B & C ....17 Features at a Glance ..........6...
  • Page 2: Welcome & Congratulations

    WELCOME & CONGRATULATIONS Congratulations on your purchase of a new appliance! At Product Registration Electrolux Home Products, we are very proud of our Register Your Product product and are completely committed to providing you with the best service possible. Your satisfaction is our The PRODUCT number one priority.
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read all instructions before using this appliance. • Remove all tape and packaging wrap before using the appliance. Destroy the carton and plastic Save these instructions for future reference. bags after unpacking the appliance. Never allow DEFINITIONS children to play with packaging material.
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT CAUTION Do not attempt to operate the appliance during a Do not store items of interest to children in the power failure. If the power fails, always turn off cabinets above the appliance. Children climbing on the unit.
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS • Do Not Use Decorative Surface Burner Covers. Use pot holders and grasp the rack with both hands to If an element is accidentally turned on, the decorative reposition. Do not let pot holders contact the hot oven cover will become hot and possibly melt.
  • Page 6: Features At A Glance

    FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL A Your built-in range Features: Control Panel. Left front element control. Left rear element control. Right rear element control. Right front element control. Oven light switch. Element on indicator lights. Electronic oven control with kitchen timer.
  • Page 7 FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL B Your built-in range Features: Control Panel. Left front element control. Left rear element control. Right rear element control. Right front element control. Oven light switch. Element on indicator lights. Electronic oven control with kitchen timer.
  • Page 8 FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL C Your built-in range Features: Control Panel. Left front element control. Left rear element control. Right rear element control. Right front element control. Oven light switch. Element on indicator lights. Electronic oven control with kitchen timer.
  • Page 9: Surface Cooking

    SURFACE COOKING Selecting Surface Cooking Cookware Cookware Material types The cookware material determines how evenly and Cookware should have fl at bottoms that make good quickly heat is transferred from the surface element to contact with the entire surface heating element. Check the pan bottom.
  • Page 10 SURFACE COOKING Specialty Pans & Trivets Canning Tips & Information 1. Use tested recipes and follow instructions carefully. Woks with fl at bottoms suitable for use on your cooktop Check with your local Cooperative Agricultural are available in most cookshop or hardware stores. Extension Service or a manufacturer of glass jars for Round-bottomed woks (with a support ring that does the latest canning information.
  • Page 11: Before Setting Surface Controls

    BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Ceramic Glass Cooktop (some models) The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements About the Radiant Surface Elements located below the surface of the glass. The design of The element temperature rises gradually and evenly. the ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the surface As the temperature rises, the element will glow red.
  • Page 12: Hot Surface Indicator Light

    BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Element ON Hot surface indicator light (all models) Your appliance is equipped with two different types of (Model C only) radiant surface control indicator lights that will glow on The hot surface indicator light located on the cooktop the backguard- the Element On indicator light and the (Figure 2) will glow when any surface cooking area heats hot surface indicator lights.
  • Page 13: Setting Surface Controls

    SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Surface cooking settings Operating the Surface Elements (All models) Use the chart to determine the correct setting for the type (All models) of food you are preparing. To Operate the Surface Elements Note: The size and type of cookware used will infl uence 1.
  • Page 14: Before Setting Oven Controls

    BEFORE SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Oven Vent Location Arranging oven racks On model A, the oven is vented through the right rear ALWAYS ARRANGE OVEN RACKS WHEN THE OVEN IS coil element (Figure 1) and on models B & C, the oven COOL (PRIOR TO OPERATING THE OVEN).
  • Page 15: Setting Oven Controls - Model A

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODEL A 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 instructions for each feature and function follow later in this Use &...
  • Page 16: Adjusting Your Oven Temperature

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODEL A To Set or Change the Temperature for Adjusting Your Oven Temperature Baking Your new oven has been factory calibrated and tested to ensure an accurate baking temperature. For the fi rst The oven can be programmed to bake at any few uses, follow your recipe times and temperature temperature from 170°F to 500°F (76°C to 260°C).
  • Page 17: Setting Oven Controls - Models B & C

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C 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 instructions for each feature and function follow later in this Use &...
  • Page 18: To Set Control For Oven Lockout

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C NOTE NOTE The oven function will not work if the time of day clock To turn the time of day display OFF or ON in the display is not set. press and hold the CLOCK pad for 8 seconds (the control will beep once) and then release.
  • Page 19: Setting Broil

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C To Set or Change the Temperature for • DO NOT use the broil pan without the insert. DO NOT cover the broil pan insert with foil. The exposed Normal Baking grease could catch fi re. The oven can be programmed to bake at any temperature Accessories available via the enclosed brochure: from 170°F to 550°F (77°C to 287°C).
  • Page 20 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C To Set the Bake Time Feature CAUTION The BAKE TIME and START TIME controls operate the Timed Bake Feature. The automatic timer will turn the Use caution when using the automatic timer. oven on and off at the times you select in advance.
  • Page 21: Self-Cleaning

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C Self-cleaning A self-cleaning oven cleans itself with high temperatures What to Expect during Cleaning (well above normal cooking temperatures) which While the oven is in operation, the oven heats to temperatures eliminate soils completely or reduces them to a fi ne much higher than those used in normal cooking.
  • Page 22 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS - MODELS B & C Self-cleaning Stopping or Interrupting a Self-Cleaning Cycle To Start the Self-Clean Cycle If it becomes necessary to stop or interrupt a self- *We recommend a 2 hour self-clean cycle for light soils, cleaning cycle due to excessive smoke or fi...
  • Page 23: Care & Cleaning (Cleaning Chart)

    CARE & CLEANING (Cleaning Chart) Cleaning various parts of your appliance Before cleaning any part of the appliance, be sure all controls are turned off and the appliance is COOL. REMOVE SPILLOVERS AND HEAVY SOILING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. REGULAR CLEANING WILL REDUCE THE NUMBER OF MAJOR CLEANING LATER.
  • Page 24: Care & Cleaning

    CARE & CLEANING Coil Elements Cooktop Cleaning & Maintenance Prior to cleaning the coil CAUTION elements make sure they are cold and that control knobs When lowering the lift-up cooktop, grasp the sides with are set at OFF. fi ngertips only. Be careful not to pinch fi ngers. DO NOT Never immerse the coil drop or bend the cooktop when raising or lowering.
  • Page 25 CARE & CLEANING Ceramic glass cooktop cleaning & maintenance (Models B & C only) For heavy, burned-on soil: Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to 1. Allow cooktop surface to cool. maintaining your Ceramic glass cooktop. 2. Use a soap fi lled scouring pad with warm water or cover heavily soiled spots with a solution of clear water and Prior to using your cooktop for the ammonia.
  • Page 26 CARE & CLEANING Cleaning recommendations for the ceramic glass cooktop (Models B & C only) Plastic or foods with a high sugar content: These types of soils need be removed immediately if CAUTION spilled or melted onto the ceramic cooktop surface. Permanent damage (such as pitting of the cooktop Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are surface) may occur if not removed immediately.
  • Page 27: Care And Cleaning Of Stainless Steel

    CARE & CLEANING Care and cleaning of stainless steel Around Some models are equipped with stainless steel exterior parts. Special care and cleaning are required for maintaining the appearance of stainless parts. Refer to Oven door the General Care & Cleaning table for detailed cleaning instructions.
  • Page 28 CARE & CLEANING Cleaning the Regular Oven To remove and replace storage (non self- clean oven, some models) drawer (some models) Make sure the oven is cool and that all control knobs are Use the storage drawer for storing cooking utensils. The at OFF position.
  • Page 29: Before You Call

    BEFORE YOU CALL (Solutions to Common Problems) 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 owned appliance.
  • Page 30 BEFORE YOU CALL (Solutions to Common Problems) IMPORTANT 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 Range is not level.
  • Page 31 BEFORE YOU CALL (Solutions to Common Problems) OCCURRENCE POSSIBLE CAUSE/SOLUTION Scratches or Coarse particles such as salt or sand between cooktop and utensils can cause scratches. Be abrasions on sure cooktop surface and bottoms of utensils are clean before usage. Small scratches do not cooktop surface.
  • Page 32: Major Appliance Warranty

    MAJOR APPLIANCE WARRANTY 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.