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Frigidaire 318205825 Use & Care Manual


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Welcome & Congratulations ...................................2
Important Safety Instructions .................................3
Features at a Glance ..............................................6
Before Setting Surface Controls ..............................9
Setting Surface Controls ......................................12
Before Setting Oven Controls ...............................16 USA 1-800-944-9044
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Setting Oven Controls ..........................................17
Care & Cleaning (Cleaning Chart) .........................36
Care & Cleaning ..................................................37
Before You Call ..................................................40
Major Appliance Warranty ....................................44


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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Features at a Glance ..........6 Care & Cleaning (Cleaning Chart) ......36 Before Setting Surface Controls ......9 Care & Cleaning ..........37 Setting Surface Controls ........12 Before You Call ..........40 Before Setting Oven Controls .......16 Major Appliance Warranty ........44 USA 1-800-944-9044 Canada 1-800-265-8352...
  • 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 utensils are suitable for cooktop service without breaking pot holders contact the hot oven element or interior of due to the sudden change in temperature. Check the the oven/Warm & Serve Drawer (if equipped). manufacturer’s recommendations for cooktop use. •...
  • Page 6: Features At A Glance

    FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL A Your built-in range Features: keep warm delay bake zone start time clock quick keep bake broil convect pre heat warm Electronic oven control with kitchen timer. start cancel chicken self convect on·off nuggets clean convert Left front element control.
  • Page 7 FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL B Your built-in range Features: keep warm delay bake zone start time clock quick keep bake broil convect pre heat warm Electronic oven control with kitchen timer. start cancel chicken self convect on·off nuggets clean convert Electronic element control digital displays.
  • Page 8 FEATURES AT A GLANCE - MODEL C Your built-in range Features: delay bake keep warm start time drawer clock Electronic oven control with kitchen timer. powerplus keep bake broil convect preheat warm favorite self convect start cancel pizza nuggets chicken clean convert a min...
  • Page 9: Before Setting Surface Controls

    BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS About the ceramic glass cooktop Model A only: The hot surface indicator light located on the cooktop The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements (Figure 2) will glow when any surface cooking area heats located below the surface of the glass. The design of the up and will remain on until the glass cooktop has cooled ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the surface element to a MODERATE level.
  • Page 10 BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS The electronic surface element control (ESEC) (Models B & C only) The Electronic Surface Element Control (ESEC) feature includes digital display windows. The ESEC feature provides a numeric digital setting for the radiant surface element positions on the cooktop. These settings work the same way as normal knob setting indicators work Fig.
  • Page 11 BEFORE SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Using proper cookware Cookware material types The size and type of cookware used will infl uence the The cookware material determines how evenly and quickly setting needed for best cooking results. Be sure to follow heat is transferred from the surface element to the pan the recommendations for using proper cookware as bottom.
  • Page 12: Setting Surface Controls

    SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Single radiant surface elements (all models) The cooktop has 2 or 3 SINGLE radiant surface elements: the left rear position (Figures 1, 2 & 3), the right rear position (Figures 1 and 2), and the right front position (Figures 1 and 3).
  • Page 13 SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Dual Surface Radiant Element (all models) The cooktop is equipped with 1 or 2 dual radiant surface elements located at the left front (Figures 1& 2) and the right front (Figure 2) or the right rear (Figure 3) position.
  • Page 14 SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Bridge surface radiant element (Model C only) The cooktop is equipped with a “BRIDGE” surface element located at the left front and middle (Fig. 1) positions. The Bridge can be used when cooking with rectangular (like a griddle) or oval shaped cookware. The element will maintain an even temperature setting across both portions of the Bridge.
  • Page 15 SETTING SURFACE CONTROLS Keep warm zone (Models B & C only) CAUTION The purpose of the keep warm zone is to keep hot cooked foods at serving temperature. Use the keep warm The keep warm zone will not glow red when it is hot, feature to keep cooked foods hot such as: vegetables, but becomes hot enough to cause burns.
  • Page 16: Before Setting Oven Controls

    BEFORE SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Oven vent location Arranging oven racks ALWAYS ARRANGE OVEN RACKS WHEN THE OVEN IS The oven is vented as shown below. When the oven is COOL (PRIOR TO OPERATING THE OVEN). Always use on, warm air is released through the vent. This venting is oven mitts when using the oven.
  • Page 17: Setting Oven Controls

    BEFORE SETTING OVEN CONTROLS Types of oven racks CAUTION Your built-in range may be equipped with one or more of the oven racks styles shown; Always use pot holders or oven mitts when adjusting the • Flat handle oven rack (All models- Figure 1). oven racks.
  • Page 18 BEFORE SETTING OVEN CONTROLS The Effortless™ oven rack system Door Door Rack Rack Some models are equipped with a special oven rack connector connector connector connector system that automatically partially extends the oven rack bracket bracket bracket bracket from the interior oven glides to assist in easier access to your food items.
  • Page 19: Setting Oven Controls

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS 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 & Care Guide. delay bake delay...
  • Page 20: Minimum And Maximum Control Pad Settings

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM CONTROL PAD SETTINGS All of the features listed below have minimum and maximum time or temperature settings that may be entered into the control. An ENTRY acceptance beep will sound each time a control pad is touched (the acceptance beep on the Oven Lockout pad is delayed 3 seconds).
  • Page 21: Setting Silent Control Operation

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING CONTINUOUS BAKE OR 6 HOUR SETTING SILENT CONTROL OPERATION ENERGY SAVING The DELAY START and SELF CLEAN pads control the Silent Control operation feature. The Silent Control operation The TIMER and SELF CLEAN pads control the Continuous feature allows the oven control to be operated without Bake or 6 Hour Energy Saving features.
  • Page 22 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING MINUTE TIMER SETTING LOCKOUT FEATURE The TIMER ON . OFF pad controls the Minute Timer feature. pad controls the Lockout feature. The Lockout feature The Minute Timer serves as an extra timer in the kitchen automatically locks the cooktop controls, the oven door and that will beep when the set time has run out.
  • Page 23: Setting Bake

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING QUICK OR POWERPLUS PREHEAT SETTING BAKE Use the preheat feature when using single rack baking The BAKE pad controls normal baking. If a rapid preheating is preferred, refer to the POWERPLUS PREHEAT feature to quickly heat the oven to bake temperatures. Use this feature only for standard baking.
  • Page 24: Setting Convection Bake

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING CONVECTION BAKE This mode of cooking enables you to obtain the best culinary results when baking with multiple pans and racks. Multiple rack baking may slightly increase cook time for some foods but the overall result is time saved. Some food may cook faster and more evenly with Convection Bake.
  • Page 25: Setting Convection Convert

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING CONVECTION CONVERT SETTING CONVECTION ROAST The Convection Convert pad is used to automatically convert This mode is best for cooking tender cuts of beef, lamb, park a standard baking recipe for convection baking. When and poultry. Use this mode when cooking speed is desired. set properly, this feature is designed to display the actual The Convection Roasting gently browns the exterior and converted (reduced) temperature in the display.
  • Page 26 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING CONVECTION BROIL (some To set a Convection Broil Temperature of 500°F: 1. Arrange oven racks. models) 2. Press CONVECT; “350” will be displayed; “CONVECT” Use this mode for thicker cuts of meat, fi sh and poultry. and “BAKE”...
  • Page 27 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING BAKE TIME SETTING DELAY START The BAKE, CONVECTION BAKE, BAKE TIME and DELAY Bake Time allows the oven to be set to cook for a specifi c START pads control the Delayed Time Bake feature. The length of time and shut off automatically.
  • Page 28: Setting Keep Warm

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING KEEP WARM SETTING PIZZA (some models) This mode is best for keeping oven baked foods warm for The PIZZA pad has been designed to give optimum cooking serving after cooking has fi nished. The KEEP WARM pad performance when cooking your favorite pizza.
  • Page 29: Setting Chicken Nuggets

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING CHICKEN NUGGETS SETTING MY FAVORITE (some models) The CHICKEN NUGGETS pad has been designed to give The My Favorite setting allow you to save your most optimum cooking performance when cooking your favorite frequently used or most complex cooking sequence. This chicken nuggets.
  • Page 30: Setting Broil

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING BROIL To set a Broil of 500°F: 1. Place the broiler pan insert on the broiler pan. Then place This mode is best for meats, fi sh and poultry up to 1” the food on the broiler pan insert. DO NOT use the broiler thick.
  • Page 31 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING THE SABBATH FEATURE (for use on  NOTE the Jewish Sabbath & Holidays) The BAKE TIME and DELAY START pads are used to You may change the oven temperature once baking has set the Sabbath feature. The Sabbath feature may only be started by pressing BAKE, the numeric key pads for the used with the BAKE pad.
  • Page 32: Adjusting Oven Temperature

    SETTING OVEN CONTROLS ADJUSTING OVEN TEMPERATURE OVEN LIGHT The oven is equipped with 2 oven lights. The oven lights will The temperature in the oven has been pre-set at the turn on automatically, when the oven door is opened. factory. When fi rst using the oven, be sure to follow recipe The oven light may be turned on when the door is closed by times and temperatures.
  • Page 33 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SELF-CLEANING What to Expect during Cleaning While the oven is in operation, the oven heats to A self-cleaning oven cleans itself with high temperatures temperatures much higher than those used in normal (well above normal cooking temperatures) which cooking.
  • Page 34 SETTING OVEN CONTROLS SETTING SELF-CLEAN CYCLE TIME LENGTH The SELF CLEAN and DELAY START pads controls the Delayed Self-Clean operation. The automatic timer will turn The SELF CLEAN pad controls the Self-Cleaning feature. If the oven on and off at the time you select in advance. you are planning to use the oven directly after a self-clean cycle remember to allow time for the oven to cool down To set the control for the Self-Cleaning Cycle to...
  • Page 35: Setting Keep Warm Drawer Control (If Equipped)

    SETTING KEEP WARM DRAWER CONTROL (If equipped) Keep warm drawer rack positions Note: For best results, preheat the keep warm drawer before adding the food. An empty drawer will preheat The rack can be used in 2 ways: in approximately 15 minutes. In the upright position (Figure 1) to allow low •...
  • Page 36: 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 37: Care & Cleaning

    CARE & CLEANING Ceramic glass cooktop cleaning & Cleaning recommendations for the maintenance ceramic glass cooktop Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to CAUTION maintaining your Ceramic glass cooktop. Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls are Prior to using your cooktop for the turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL.
  • Page 38: Care And Cleaning Of Stainless Steel

    CARE & CLEANING Cleaning recommendations for the Care and cleaning of stainless steel ceramic glass cooktop (continued) Some models are equipped with stainless steel exterior parts. Special care and cleaning are required for Plastic or foods with a high sugar content: maintaining the appearance of stainless parts.
  • Page 39: Changing Oven Light

    CARE & CLEANING Changing oven light Around CAUTION Oven door Be sure the oven is unplugged and all parts are COOL before replacing the oven light bulb. Do not turn the oven light on during a self-cleaning cycle. High Hinge temperature will reduce lamp life.
  • Page 40 CARE & CLEANING To remove and replace storage drawer with WARNING extendible glide (some models) To Remove Storage Drawer Turn the keep warm drawer control knob to OFF before 1. Open the drawer to the fully opened position. removing the drawer. DO NOT touch the keep warm 2.
  • Page 41: 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 42 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 43 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 44: 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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