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Frigidaire Electric Range Use & Care Manual

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All about the
Use
of your
Important Safety Instructions ........................... 3-5
Features at a Glance ......................................... 6
Before Setting Oven Controls .............................. 7
Before Setting Surface Controls ....................... 8-9
Oven Control Functions (300) ............................ 13
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Electric Range
TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S
www.frigidaire.ca Canada 1-800-265-8352
Care
Setting Oven Controls .................................. 13-19
Self-Cleaning .............................................. 19-20
Care & Cleaning .......................................... 21-24
Before You Call ............................................ 25-26
Major Appliance Warranty ................................ 27

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  Summary of Contents for Frigidaire Electric Range

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    All about the & Care Electric Range of your TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Important Safety Instructions ......3-5 Setting Oven Controls ........13-19 Features at a Glance ......... 6 Self-Cleaning ..........19-20 Before Setting Oven Controls ......
  • Page 2: Product Registration

    Adjusting oven temperature ........18 Setting oven lockout feature ........18 Product Registration Operating oven light ..........18 Registering your product with Frigidaire enhances our ability Self-Cleaning ............ 19-20 to serve you. You can register online at Care & Cleaning ..........21-24 www.frigidaire.com or by dropping your Product...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read all instructions before using this appliance. Do not attempt to install or operate your appliance until you Ask your dealer to recommend a qualified technician and have read the safety precautions in this manual. Safety an authorized repair service. Know how to disconnect the items throughout this manual are labeled with a WARNING power to the range at the circuit breaker or fuse box in or CAUTION statement based on the risk type.
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING • Do not use water or flour on grease fires— smother the fire with a pan lid, or use baking soda, • Storage in or on appliance—flammable materials a dry chemical or foam-type extinguisher. should not be stored in an oven, warmer drawer, near surface units or in the storage •...
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS SELF-CLEANING OVENS IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING YOUR COOKTOP • Clean in the self-cleaning cycle only the parts listed in this Use & Care Manual. Before self-cleaning • Know which knob controls each surface heating the oven, remove the broiler pan and any utensils or unit.
  • Page 6: Features At A Glance

    NOTE The features shown for your appliance may vary according to model type & color. Your electric range features include: Electronic oven control with kitchen timer. Interior oven light switch (some models). Left front single (some models) or dual (some models) radiant element control.
  • Page 7: Before Setting Oven Controls

    BEFORE SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Oven vent location Types of oven racks The oven vent is located under the left side of the Your range may be equipped with one or more of the oven control panel (See Fig. 1). When the oven is on, warm rack styles shown.
  • Page 8: Before Setting Surface Controls

    BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS About the ceramic glass cooktop The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements located element ON indicator light below the surface of the glass. The design of the ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the surface element underneath.
  • Page 9: Cookware Material Types

    BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Types of cooktop elements Using proper cookware The ceramic glass cooktop has radiant surface elements The size and type of cookware used will influence the located below the surface of the glass. The patterns on the setting needed for best cooking results.
  • Page 10: Setting Surface Controls (Ceramic Cook Top)

    SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Single radiant surface elements (all models) To operate the single radiant element: 1. Place correctly sized cookware on single radiant surface element. 2. Push in and turn the surface control knob in either direction (Fig. 2) to the desired setting (Refer to the Suggested radiant surface element settings table Fig.
  • Page 11: Setting Dual Radiant Surface Elements

    SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Dual radiant surface elements (some models) Symbols on the backguard are used to indicate which coil of the dual radiant element will heat. The symbol indicates the inner coil only. The symbol indicates both inner and outer coils will heat. To operate a dual radiant element: 1.
  • Page 12: Home Canning

    SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Home Canning Be sure to read and observe all the following points when home canning with your appliance. Check with the USDA CAUTION (United States Department of Agriculture) website and be sure to read all the information they have available as well Radiant surface elements may appear to have cooled as follow their recommendations for home canning after they have been turned off.
  • Page 13: Oven Control Functions (300)

    OVEN CONTROL FUNCTIONS READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE OVEN. For satisfactory use of your oven, become familiar with the various pad features and functions of the oven as described below. Feature indicator Bake time pad— Use Up and down arrow pads— Use with the Bake pad—Use lights—...
  • Page 14: Setting Silent Control Feature

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Setting a silent control panel When choosing a function, a tone will be heard each time a NOTES keypad is pressed. If desired, the control can be programmed for silent operation. • The indicator light located above the timer on-off pad will glow while the minute timer is active.
  • Page 15: Setting Bake

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Setting bake Setting bake time The oven can be programmed to bake at any temperature The bake time pad sets the amount of time needed for from 170°F to 550°F (77°C to 287°C). The factory preset baking. The oven will turn on immediately and stop automatic bake temperature is 350°F (177°C).
  • Page 16: Setting Bake Time And Start Time

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Setting bake time and start time The bake time and start time pads may be used to set the length of baking time and to delay the starting time WARNING (delayed timed bake). The oven will turn on at a later time and stop automatically after the set bake time ends.
  • Page 17: Setting Broil

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Setting broil Use the broil feature to cook meats that require direct Insert exposure to radiant heat for optimum browning results. When broiling always remember to arrange the oven racks while oven is still cool. Position the rack as suggested in the broil settings table (See Figs.
  • Page 18: Adjusting Oven Temperature

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Adjusting the oven temperature Setting oven lockout The control can be programmed to lock the oven door and Your appliance has been factory calibrated and tested to lockout the oven control pads. ensure an accurate baking temperature. For the first few uses, follow your recipe times and temperature To set the oven lockout feature recommendations carefully.
  • Page 19: Self-Cleaning

    SELF-CLEANING Self-Cleaning CAUTION A self-cleaning oven cleans itself with high temperatures During the self-cleaning cycle, the outside of the range (well above normal cooking temperatures) which eliminate can become very hot to the touch. DO NOT leave small soils completely or reduces them to a fine powdered ash children unattended near the appliance.
  • Page 20: Self-Cleaning

    SELF-CLEANING Setting a self-clean cycle or a delayed start self-clean cycle When the self-clean cycle has completed: IMPORTANT 1. The time of day will appear in the display window and the “Clean” and "LOCK" light will continue to glow. 2. Once the oven has cooled down for about 1 HOUR and To start a self-clean cycle immediately without a delay, the "LOCK"...
  • Page 21: Care & Cleaning

    CARE & CLEANING Cleaning recommendation table Surface type Recommendation • Control knobs Use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Dry with a clean cloth. • Painted body parts For general cleaning , use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more •...
  • Page 22: Cooktop Maintenance & Cleaning

    CARE & CLEANING Cooktop maintenance Cooktop cleaning IMPORTANT CAUTION Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are maintaining your ceramic glass cooktop. turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL. Prior to using your cooktop for the first time, apply some of For light to moderate soil: the glass-ceramic cooktop cleaner supplied with your new Apply a few drops of glass-ceramic cooktop cleaner directly...
  • Page 23: Cautions For Aluminum Use

    CARE & CLEANING Cooktop cleaning (cont’d) Plastic or foods with a high sugar content: IMPORTANT These types of soils need be removed immediately if spilled or melted onto the ceramic cooktop surface. Permanent Damage to the ceramic glass cooktop may occur if you damage (such as pitting of the cooktop surface) may occur use an abrasive type cleaning pad.
  • Page 24: Removing & Replacing Oven Door

    CARE & CLEANING Removing and replacing the lift-off oven door Oven door hinge locations CAUTION The door is heavy. For safe, temporary storage, lay the door flat with the inside of the door facing down. To remove oven door: 1. Open oven door completely (horizontal with floor - See Fig.
  • Page 25: Before You Call

    BEFORE YOU CALL Solutions to common problems • Problem Solution Poor baking results. • Many factors affect baking results. Make sure the proper oven rack position is used. Center food in the oven and space pans to allow air to circulate. Allow the oven to preheat to the set temperature before placing food in the oven.
  • Page 26: Before You Call

    BEFORE YOU CALL • Solutions to common problems Problem Solution • Failure to clean bottom, front top of oven, frame of oven or door area Soil not completely removed after self- cleaning cycle. outside oven seal. These areas are not in the self-cleaning area, but get hot enough to burn on residue.
  • Page 27: 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.
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