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Maintenance - KitchenAid KGCS166GSS10 Installation Instructions Manual

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Electronic Ignition System --
initiallighting
Cooktop b urners useelectronic i gniters
in place ofstanding pilots. W hen the
cooktop control knobis pushed in and
turned to the
"LifE"
position,
the system
creates
a spark
to light
the burner.Thb
sparking
continues
until
the control
knob
is turned
to the desired
setting.
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m Check operation
of the cooktop
burners.
Push in and turn
each control
knob
to "LifE"
position.The
flame
should
light
within
4 seconds.
Do not
leave
the knob
in the "LifE"
position
after
burner
lights.
[f burners
do not light
properly,
turn
control
knob
to the "OFF"
position.
Check
that
burner
cap
is in the proper
position.
Check that
power
supply
cord
is plugged
in and that circuit
breaker
or house
fuse
has not blown.
Check
that the shutoff
valve
is in the "ON"
position.
Check
operation
again.
[f a burner
does
not
light
at this
point,
contact
your
Whirlpool
dealer
for assistance.
E Push in and turn
each control
knob
to the "LO"
(or simmer)
setting.The
"LO"
setting
of each
burner
has been
factory
set to the lowest
setting
available
to provide
reliable
reignition
of the
burner.
If it does
not stay lit on the "LO"
setting,
check
"LO"
setting
as follows:
a.Turn
control
to "L[TE"
until
burner
ignites.
L Quickly
turn
knob
down
to lowest
position.
c. [f burner
goes
out,
readjust
valve
as
follows:
Remove
the surface
burner
control
knob.
Insert
a flat-blade
screwdriver
into
the
hollow
valve
stem
and engage
the
slotted
screw.
Flame
size can be
increased
or decreased
by turning
the
screw.
Adjust
flame
until
you
can quickly
turn
knob
from
"LifE"
to lowest
position
without
extinguishing
the flame.
Flame
should
be as small
as possible
without
going
out.
[_
heck that the circuit
breaker is not
tripped
or the house fuse blown.
[_
heck that the power supply cord is
plugged
into the outlet,
Check that gas valves are turned to
_the
"ON" position,
See Use and Care Guide for
_
troubbshooting
list,
If yell need
if you
have
questions
about
operating,
cleaning
or maintaining
your
cooktop:
Refer
to Use and Care
Guide.
Caii the Consumer
Assistance
Center.
Check
your
Use and Care
Guide
for the number
to call or call
the dealer
from
whom
you
purchased
this
appliance.The
dealer
is listed
in theYellow
Pages
of your
phone
directory
under
"Appliances
-- Household
-- Major
-- Service
and RepairS'
Maintain
the quality
built
into
your
cooktop
by calling
an authorized
service
company.
To obtain
the name
and number
of the
authorized
service
company:
3
Contact
the dealer
from
whom
you
purchased
your
cooktop;
or
[_]
ook
in theYellow
Pages
of your
telephone
directory
under
"Appliances
-- Household
--
Major
-- Service
and Repair;"
or
3
Call the Consumer
Assistance
Center.The
number
is listed
in your
Use and Care Guide.
When
you
call,
you
wiii
need:
_The
cooktop
model
number.
_The
cooktop
serial
number.
Both
numbers
are listed
on the
model/serial
rating
plate
located
on the
underside
of cooktop
burner
box.
ing and
maintenance
If removing
the cooktop
is necessary
for
cleaning
or maintenance,
shut
off gas
supply.
Disconnect
the gas and electric
supply.
Remove
the mounting
brackets
on the right
and left side of burner
box.
After
disconnecting
the gas and electric
supply,
finish
removing
the unit for
cleaning
and servicing.
Reinstall
in
reverse
order
and check
gas connection
for leaks.

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