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Serial Plate Location; Important Safety Instructions; Product Record - Kenmore 790.4281 Use & Care Manual

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important Safety instructions
expose a portion of the surface heating unit to direct
contact and may result in ignition of clothing. Proper
relationship of utensil to the surface unit will also improve
• Utensil Handles Should Be Turned inward from
Edges of Cooktop
and Should Not Extend Over
Surface Units. To reduce the risk of burns,
ignition of flammable materials, and spillage due to
unintentional contact with the utensil.
• Never Leave Surface Units Unattended
ata Hit Heat
Boilovers cause smoking and greasy spillovers
that may ignite, or a pan that has boiled dry may melt.
• Protective
Liners. Do not use aluminum foil to line any
part of the appliance. Only use aluminum foil as
recommended for baking if used as a cover placed on the
food. Any other use of protective liners or aluminum foil
may result in a risk of electric shock or fire or short
• Glazed Cooking
Only certain types of glass,
glass/ceramic, ceramic, earthenware, or other glazed
utensils are suitable for range top service without
breaking due to the sudden change in temperature.
Check the manufacturer's recommendations
for cooktop
• Do Not Use Decorative Surface Element Covers. if an
element is accidentally turned on, the decorative cover
will become hot and possibly melt. Burns will occur if the
hot covers are touched. Damage may also be done to the
• Do Not Clean or Operate a Broken Cooktop.
if cooktop
should break, cleaning solutions and spillovers may
penetrate the broken cooktop and create a risk of electric
shock. Contact a qualified technician immediately.
• Clean Cooktop
with Caution.
if a wet sponge or cloth is
used to wipe spills on a hot cooking area, be careful to
avoid a steam burn. Some cleaners can produce harmful
fumes if applied to a hot surface.
• Do Not Place Hot Cookware
on Cold Cooktop
This could cause glass to break.
• Do not slide pans across the cooktop
surface. They
may scratch the cooktop surface.
• Do not let pans boil dry. Pans that boil dry may
permanently damage the cooktop by breaking, fusing to,
or marking it. (This type of damage is not covered by
• Ventilating
hood. The ventilating hood above your
cooking surface should be cleaned frequently, so the
grease from cooking vapors does not accumulate on the
hood or filter.
The California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement
Act requires the Governor of California to publish a list of
substances known to the state to cause cancer, birth
defects or other productive harm, and requires businesses
to warn customers of potential exposure to such
Serial Plate Location
You will find the model and serial number printed on the
serial plate. The serial plate is located under the cooktop.
Please see the illustration for exact location. Remember to
record the serial number for future reference (See Product
Record above).
Serial plate is
located under the
burner box.
Product Record
in this space below, record the date of purchase, model and serial number of your product. You will find the model and
serial number printed on the serial plate. This serial plate is located under the cooktop. See bottom
of this page for the
serial plate location.
Model No. 790.
Serial No.
Date of purchase
Save these instructions and your sales receipt for future reference.



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