Use & care guide | Electrolux 318205832 Range User Manual

EN Electric Slide-in range
318205832 rev. B (13/04)
Use and care guide
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Finding information...............................................2
Important Safety Instructions........................... 3-6
Features........................................................... 7-12
Getting Started............................................... 13-14
Surface Cooking............................................ 15-16
Setting Surface Controls....................................17
Setting Oven Controls................................... 18-39
• Rapid preheat.................................................18
• Bake................................................................19
• Using cook time..............................................20
• Using cook time with end time ......................21
• Broil or Convection broil............................ 22-23
• Convection bake.............................................24
• Using convection convert................................25
• Convection roast....................................... 26-27
• Probe........................................................ 28-29
• Keep warm......................................................30
• Slow cook........................................................31
• Perfect Turkey™.............................................32
• Defrost............................................................33
• Dehydrate................................................. 33-34
• Bread proof.....................................................34
• Saving & recalling my favorite recipes............35
• Multi stage cooking................................... 36-37
• Setting Sabbath mode.............................. 38-39
Setting the Lower Oven......................................40
Setting Your Preferences.............................. 41-44
• Setting clock....................................................41
• Setting clock display (CLO).............................41
• Setting 12 or 24 hour mode (CLO)..................42
• Changing between Fº or Cº (F-C)...................42
• Setting 12hr energy saving mode (ES)...........43
• Setting audio mode (AUD)..............................43
• Adjusting oven temperature (UPO).................44
• Factory default reset (RST).............................44
Setting Self-Clean Cycle............................... 45-46
Care & Cleaning............................................. 47-51
• Cleaning recommendations............................47
• Special door care instructions.........................48
• Changing oven lights......................................48
• The oven door with Luxury-Hold™ hinges......49
• Cooktop cleaning and maintenance................50
• Recommendations for ceramic glass........ 50-51
• Broiler pan cleaning tips..................................51
Solutions to Common Problems.................. 52-54
Warranty...............................................................55
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Important Safety Instructions
What you need to know about safety instructions
Warning and Important Instructions appearing in this guide are not meant to cover all possible conditions
and situations that may occur. Common sense, caution and care must be exercised when installing,
maintaining or operating a microwave.
Always contact your dealer, distributor, service agent or manufacturer about problems or conditions
you do not understand.
Recognize Safety Symbols, Words, Labels
WARNING — Hazards or unsafe practices
which COULD result in severe personal injury
or death.
Tip Over Hazard
• A child or adult can tip the
range and be killed.
• Verify the anti-tip device has
been installed to floor or wall.
• Ensure the anti-tip device is re-engaged to floor
or wall when the range is moved.
• Do not operate the range without the anti-tip
device in place and engaged.
• Failure to follow these instructions can result in
death or serious burns to children and adults.
To check if the anti-tip bracket is
installed properly, use both arms
and grasp the rear edge of range
back. Carefully attempt to tilt range
forward. When properly installed,
the range should not tilt forward.
Refer to the anti-tip bracket installation
instructions supplied with your range for proper
installation.
• Remove all tape and packaging wrap before
using the appliance. Destroy the carton and
plastic bags after unpacking the appliance.
Never allow children to play with packaging
material.
• Proper Installation-Be sure your appliance
is properly installed and grounded by a
qualified technician in accordance in United
States with the National Fuel Gas Code
ANSI Z223.1 latest edition, and National
Electrical Code ANSI/NFPA No. 70 latest
CAUTION — Hazards or unsafe practices which
COULD result in minor personal injury.
edition, and local code requirements, and in
Canada with Canadian Standards CAN/CGA
B149.1, and CAN/CGA B149.2 and Canadian
Electrical Code, CSA C22.1 part 1, and local
requirements. Install only per installation
instructions provided in the literature package for
this range.
Ask your dealer to recommend a qualified
technician and an authorized repair service.
Know how to disconnect the electrical power to
the range at the circuit breaker or fuse box in
case of an emergency.
• Stepping, leaning or sitting on the door
or drawer of this appliance can result
in serious injuries and may also cause
damage to the appliance. Do not allow
children to climb or play around the appliance.
The weight of a child on an open door may
cause the appliance to tip, resulting in serious
burns or other injury. An open drawer, when
hot, may cause burns.
• Do not use the oven or warmer drawer (if
equipped) for storage.
• Never use this appliance as a space
heater to heat or warm the room. Doing so
may result in carbon monoxide poisoning and
overheating of the oven.
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Important Safety Instructions
• User Servicing—Do not repair or replace
any part of the appliance unless specifically
recommended in the manuals. All other
servicing should be done only by a qualified
technician to reduce the risk of personal injury
and damage to the appliance.
• Never modify or alter the construction of
a range by removing leveling legs, panels,
wire covers, anti-tip brackets/screws, or any
other part of the product.
Do not store items of interest to children in
the cabinets above the appliance. Children
climbing on the range to reach items could be
seriously injured.
• Storage in or on Appliance—Flammable
materials should not be stored in an oven,
near surface units or in the drawer (if
equipped). This includes paper, plastic and
cloth items, such as cookbooks, plasticware
and towels, as well as flammable liquids. Do not
store explosives, such as aerosol cans, on or
near the appliance. Flammable materials may
explode and result in fire or property damage.
• Do not leave children alone. Children should
not be left alone or unattended in the area
where an appliance is in use. They should
never be allowed to sit or stand on any part of
the appliance.
• DO NOT TOUCH SURFACE UNITS, AREAS
NEAR THESE UNITS, OVEN HEATING
ELEMENTS OR INTERIOR SURFACES OF
THE OVENS OR WARMER DRAWER (if
equipped). Both surface units and oven heating
elements may be hot even though they are
dark in color. Areas near surface units may
become hot enough to cause burns. During and
after use, do not touch, or let clothing or other
flammable materials touch these areas until
they have had sufficient time to cool. Among
these areas are the cooktop, surfaces facing the
cooktop, the oven vent openings and surfaces
near these openings, oven door and window.
to cool. Among these areas are the cooktop,
surfaces facing the cooktop, the oven vent
openings and surfaces near these openings,
oven door and window.
• Wear Proper Apparel—Loose-fitting or
hanging garments should never be worn
while using the appliance. Do not let clothing
or other flammable materials contact hot
surfaces.
• Never use your appliance for warming or
heating the room.
• In case of fire or gas leak, be sure to turn off
the main gas shutoff valve.
• Do Not Use Water or Flour on Grease
Fires—Smother the fire with a pan lid, or use
baking soda, a dry chemical or foam-type
extinguisher.
• When heating fat or grease, watch it closely.
Fat or grease may catch fire if allowed to
become too hot.
• Use Only Dry Potholders—Moist or damp
potholders on hot surfaces may result in
burns from steam. Do not let the potholders
touch hot heating surface units or interior oven
elements. Do not use a towel or other bulky
cloth instead of a potholder.
• Do Not Heat Unopened Food Containers—
Build up of pressure may cause the
container to burst and result in injury.
• Remove the oven door from any unused
appliance if it is to be stored or discarded.
• Remove the oven door from any unused
appliance if it is to be stored or discarded.
• IMPORTANT—Do not attempt to operate the
oven during a power failure. If the power
fails, always turn the oven off. If the oven
is not turned off and the power resumes, the
oven may begin to operate again. Food left
unattended could catch fire or spoil.
Electronic controllers can be damaged by cold
temperatures. When you use your appliance
for the first time, or if it has not been used for a
long period of time, make sure that it has been
exposed to a temperature above 0°C/32°F for at
least 3 hours before connecting it to the power
supply.
Important Safety Instructions
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS
FOR USING YOUR COOKTOP FOR USING YOUR OVEN
• Know which knob controls each surface
heating unit.
• Use Proper Pan Size—This appliance is
equipped with one or more surface units of
different sizes. Select utensils having flat
bottoms large enough to cover the surface unit.
The use of undersized utensils will 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 efficiency.
• Utensil Handles Should Be Turned Inward
and Should Not Extend Over Adjacent
Surface Units—To reduce the risk of burns,
ignition of flammable materials, and spillage
due to unintentional contact with the utensil.
The handle of the utensil should be positioned
so that it is turned inward, and does not extend
over adjacent surface unit.
• Never Leave Surface Units Unattended—
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 oven bottom or any other part of
the appliance. Only use aluminum foil as
recommended for baking if used as a cover
placed on the food. Any other used of protective
liners or aluminum foil may result in a risk of
electric shock or fire or a short circuit.
• Glazed Cooking Utensils—Only certain types
of glass, glass/ceramic, ceramic, earthenware,
or other glazed utensils are suitable for
cooktop service without breaking due to the
sudden change in temperature. Check the
manufacturer’s recommendations for cooktop
use.
• 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
cooktop.
• 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.
• Avoid scratching the cooktop glass with
sharp objects.
• Use Care When Opening Door or Drawer—
Stand to the side of the appliance when opening
the door of a hot oven. Let hot air or steam
escape before you remove or replace food in
the oven/warmer drawer.
• Keep Oven Vent Ducts Unobstructed. The
oven is vented at the front above the oven door
or through the rear of cooktop. Touching the
surfaces in this area when the oven is operating
may cause severe burns. Also, do not place
plastic or heat-sensitive items on or near the
oven vent. These items could melt or ignite.
• Placement of Oven/Warmer Drawer (if
equipped) Racks. Always place oven racks in
desired location while oven/drawer (if equipped)
is cool. Remove all utensils from the rack
before removing rack. If rack must be moved
while oven is hot, use extreme caution. Use
potholders and grasp the rack with both hands
to reposition. Do not let potholders contact the
hot oven element or interior of the oven/warmer
drawer (if equipped).
• Do not use a broiler pan without its insert.
The broiler pan and grid allow dripping fat to
drain and be kept away from the high heat of the
broiler.
• Do not cover your broiler or warmer drawer
(if equipped) grid with aluminum foil.
Exposed fat and grease could ignite.
• Do not touch a hot light bulb with a damp
cloth. Doing so could cause the bulb to break.
Disconnect the appliance or turn off the power
to the appliance before removing and replacing
light bulb.
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Important Safety Instructions
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS
FOR CLEANING YOUR
RANGE
• Clean the range regularly to keep all parts
free of grease that could catch fire. Exhaust
fan ventilation hoods and grease filters
should be kept clean. Do not allow grease to
accumulate. Greasy deposits in the fan could
catch fire. Refer to the hood manufacturer’s
instructions for cleaning.
• Cleaners/aerosols—Always follow the
manufacturer’s recommended directions for use.
Be aware that excess residue from cleaners
and aerosols may ignite causing damage and/or
injury.
SELF-CLEANING OVENS
• Clean in the self-cleaning cycle only the
parts of the oven listed in this owner’s guide.
Before self-cleaning the oven, remove all utensils
stored in the oven.
• Do not clean the oven door gasket. The door
gasket is essential for a good seal. Care should
be taken not to rub, damage or move the gasket.
• Do not use oven cleaners. No oven cleaner or
oven liner protective coating of any kind should
be used in or around any part of the oven.
• Remove oven racks. Oven racks will be
damaged if left in the oven during a self-cleaning
cycle.
The health of some birds is extremely sensitive
to the fumes given off during the self-clean
cycle of any range. Move birds to another well
ventilated room.
Important safety notice
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
reproductive harm, and requires businesses to
warn customers of potential exposure to such
substances.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS FOR
FUTURE REFERENCES
Features
Wave-Touch™ oven features & options
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1. Oven light
2. Control lock
3. Standard cooking
•Bake
•Broil
•Perfect-Convect3™ convection bake
•Perfect-Convect3™ convection roast
•Perfect-Convect3™ convection broil
•Keep warm
•Slow cook
4. Specialized cooking
•Perfect Turkey™
•Defrost
•Dehydrate
•Bread proof
5. Perfect Program™ multi stage cooking
6. Cook options
7. Timed cooking
•Cook time
•End time
8. Probe
9. Rapid preheat
10.Convection convert
11.Favorite settings
12.Cleaning
Minimum & maximum control settings
Feature
Bake
Bread Proof
Min. temp
170°F / 76°C
85°F / 30°C
Max. temp
550°F / 288°C
100°F / 38°C
Broil
300°F / 148°C
550°F / 288°C
Conv Bake
170°F / 76°C
550°F / 288°C
Conv Roast
170°F / 76°C
550°F / 288°C
Conv Broil
300°F / 148°C
550°F / 288°C
Keep Warm
Slow Cook
150°F/66°C
190°F/88°C
Lo (225°F /108°C) Hi (275°F / 135°C)
Dehydrate
100°F / 38°C
225°F / 108°C
Perfect Turkey
170°F / 76°C
550°F / 288°C
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Features
Wave-Touch™ control display & keys
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13.Perfect-Pair™ oven key pads
•Upper oven
•Lower oven
14.Oven display
15.User preferences
The following options are available under User
Preferences:
•Clock setting
•Clock display setting
•12 hr/ 24 hr
•Fahrenheit / Celsius
•12 Hr energy save mode on/off
•Audio mode
•Temperature adjustment (UPO offset)
•Factory default reset
16.Cancel & Start key pads
17.Timers
18.Numeric key pads
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Minimum & maximum time settings
Feature
Min. time
Max. time
Timer 1
1 min
11 hr 59 min
Timer 2
1 min
11 hr 59 min
Clock 12 hr
1:00 hr
12 hr 59 min
Clock 24 hr
0:00 hr
23 hr 59 min
Cook time 12 hr
1 min
11 hr 59 min
Cook time 24 hr
1 min
11 hr 59 min
End time 12 hr
1:00 hr
12 hr 59 min
End time 24 hr
0:00 hr
23 hr 59 min
Clean duration
Lite (2 hr)
Heavy (4 hr)
Features
Wave-Touch™ control display & keys
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19.Surface element ON/OFF pad
20.Surface element hi + power setting pad
21.Surface element burner size indicator rings
22.Surface element power indicator digits
23.Surface element med setting pad
24.Surface element lo - power setting pad
25.Surface element burner size toggle pad
Ceramic glass cooktop surface
26.Single surface element
6” 1200W
27.Dual surface element
5” 750W
7” 1800W
28.Triple surface element
6” 1000W
9” 2000W
12” 2700W
29.Dual surface element
6” 1600W
9” 3000W
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Features
Ceramic glass cooktop
Touch activated glass control panel
Large metal handle
Curved glass oven door
Lower oven door window glass
Oven vent
Oven door latch
Broiling element
Oven rack support
Convection fan
Halogen oven light
Slideable oven racks
Lower oven rack
Convection roasting rack
Broiler pan grid
Broiler pan
Features
Oven vents location
Installing oven rack supports
The oven is vented above each door. When the oven
is on, warm air is released through the vents. This
venting is necessary for proper air circulation in the
oven and good baking results.
Oven Vent
Warm Air
Always install oven rack support before
turning on the oven (when the oven is
cool).
To install oven rack support, insert the supports by
pushing them downward into the two brackets on each
side of the oven interior, as shown below.
To remove the oven rack support for a self-clean
cycle, pull up the support to disengage them from
the brackets. If the rack supports are not removed,
the self-clean cycle won’t start.
Oven rack position
This oven is equipped with ladder rack supports with
8 positions to accommodate precisely every mode of
cooking.
Rack positions
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5
3
8
6
4
2
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* The first rack position can only accommodate a “nonsliding rack”.
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Features
Removing and replacing oven racks
1. With the rack in its closed position; grasp the
rack and the sliders at once.
2. Slightly lift the rack and sliders and pull it to
clear the first bracket.
3. Pull the rack and sliders until the second bracket
stops the rack.
4. Lift the rack and sliders and carefully remove
them from the oven.
1st Bracket
Replacing Sliding Oven Racks
To replace the oven racks, follow the instructions
above in reverse order.
Refer to the care and cleaning section for directions
on how to clean the racks.
2nd Bracket
Oven Rack
Oven Rack Slider
Toward back of oven
Removing Sliding Oven Racks
Toward front of oven
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Oven Rack Support
Removing Non-Sliding Oven Rack
Simply pull the rack and slightly tilt it upward when
the rack hits its stop position.
Replacing Non-Sliding Oven Rack
Insert the rack into the oven rack supports by
inserting the rack openings into the rack supports.
Be sure the rack is at the same position on each
oven rack support on both sides.
Insert the openings
into the rack support
Always arrange the oven racks when the oven is cool (prior to operating the oven). Always use oven
mitts when using the oven.
Getting Started
Setting clock at power up
Timers
You will be prompted to enter the time of day in the
event of a power failure or when you first provide
electric power to your appliance.
The two timers provided with the oven control
serve as extra reminders in the kitchen. When a
timer reaches less than 1 hour, the display will start
to count down in minutes and seconds. When the
time runs out the active timer will beep, “0:00” will
flash.
• When your appliance is first powered up, 12:00
will flash in the display.
• Enter the time of day using the numeric key pads
and press START to set.
If an invalid time of day is entered, the control will
triple beep. Re-enter a valid time of day and press
START. If CANCEL is pressed your clock will start
with the time set for 12:00.
Select the user pref key to modify the time of day
during other situations such as day light savings.
Wave-Touch™ display modes
Sleep mode
Your control will remain in a sleep mode when not
in use. Only the clock will display during this mode.
You will need to wake the control to begin any
function - Fig. 1.
Awake mode
To awake the control touch within the display panel.
If the control panel is not touched again within 2
minutes, the control will return to the sleep mode.
To start cooking you must select either the upper
oven or the warmer oven. User preferences will be
available during the awake mode as well as timers,
oven light and the control lock - Fig. 2.
The following time settings apply to the timers:
• Min. time: 1 minute
• Max. time: 11 hours 59 minutes
See example below to set the timer for 5 minutes:
Example
Step
1. Press TIMER
2. Enter 5 minutes
3. Press TIMER
Press
To cancel after setting the timer, press the TIMER
key again.
NOTE
The timer(s) will not affect the cooking process.
Sleep mode
Fig.1
Awake mode
Fig.2
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Getting Started
Temperature visual display
Control lock
Your oven is equipped with a temperature visual
display for each oven. When a cooking mode is
set, the actual temperature will be shown in the
display and will rise as the unit preheat. When the
unit has reached its target temperature, a chime
will sound to remind you to place the food in the
oven. This feature will be active with some cooking
modes; bake, convection bake, convection roast
and perfect turkey. The cooking modes which does
not feature the temperature visual display will be
noted in their descriptions.
NOTE: The lowest temperature that can be
displayed is 100°F.
The control lock will lock both oven controls and
the oven door.
Interior Luxury-Lighting™
Your appliance includes interior oven LuxuryLighting™ that gradually brightens and dims the
lights for the oven.
The
key controls the interior oven lights.
This model includes 2 halogen lights in the oven.
The oven lights will automatically turn ON
whenever the oven door is opened. The lights will
remain on until the door has been shut.
To replace the over interior light bulbs see
“Changing the oven lights” in the Care and
Cleaning section.
Control lock is available only in the awake mode.
See example below to lock the ovens.
Example
Step
Press
To lock, press and hold CONTROL
LOCK for 3 seconds.
3sec
To unlock, press and hold CONTROL
LOCK for 3 seconds.
3sec
will flash in the display until the door
has finished locking. Once the door has been
locked the door lock indicator will turn on. LOCKED
will then display.
Do not attempt to open the oven door while the
door lock indicator is flashing.
Surface Cooking
About the ceramic glass
cooktop
The ceramic cooktop has radiant surface elements
located below the surface of the glass. The design
of the ceramic cooktop outlines the area of the
surface element underneath. Make sure the
diameter of the pan matches the diameter of the
element outline on the cooktop. Heat is transferred
up through the surface of the cooktop to the
cookware. Only flat-bottom cookware should be
used. The type and size of cookware, the number
of surface elements in use and the settings, are all
factors that will affect the amount of heat that will
spread to areas beyond the surface elements. The
areas surrounding the elements may become hot
enough to cause burns.
NOTE
Radiant elements have a limiter that allows the
element to cycle on and off, even at the HI
setting. This helps to prevent damage to the
ceramic glass cooktop. Cycling at the HI setting is
normal and can also occur if the cookware is too
small for the radiant element or if the cookware
bottom is not flat.
Please read detailed instructions for ceramic
glass cooktop cleaning in the Care & Cleaning
section and Solutions to Common Problems
section of this Use and Care Guide.
Surface cooking utensils
Pans should have flat bottoms.
Check for flatness by rotating
a ruler across the bottom.
There should be no gaps
between the pan and ruler.
About the radiant surface
elements
The element temperature rises gradually and
evenly. As the temperature rises, the element will
glow red. To maintain the selected setting, the
element will cycle on and off. The heating element
retains enough heat to provide a uniform and
consistent heat during the off cycle. For efficient
cooking, turn off the element several minutes
before cooking is complete. This will allow residual
heat to complete the cooking process.
* Specialty pans such as
lobster pots, griddles and
pressure cookers may be used but must conform to
the above recommended cookware requirements.
Your range is equipped with radiant surface
burners with different wattage ratings. The ability to
heat food quicker and in larger volumes increases
as the element wattage increases.
• Flat bottom and
straight sides.
• Tight fitting lids.
• Weight of handle does
not tilt pan. Pan is well
balanced.
• Pan sizes match the
amount of food to be
prepared and the size
of the surface element.
• Made of material that
conducts heat well.
• Easy to clean.
• Always match pot
diameter to element
surface diameter.
*GOOD
POOR
• Curved and warped
pan bottoms.
• Pan overhangs unit
by more than 2.5 cm
(1”).
• Heavy handle tilts
pan.
• Pan is smaller than
element.
Note: Always use a utensil for its intended
purpose. Follow manufacturer’s instructions. Some
utensils were not made to be used in the oven or
on the cooktop.
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Surface Cooking
Cookware material types
Setting the cooktop
The cookware material determines how evenly and
quickly heat is transferred from the surface element
to the pan bottom. The most popular materials
available are:
The cooktop control provides 5 digital display
windows to help set power levels for the heating
zones located on the cooktop. These settings work
the same way as normal knob settings except the
settings are displayed in LCD style displays.
ALUMINUM - Excellent heat conductor. Some
types of food will cause it to darken (Anodized
aluminum cookware resists staining & pitting). If
aluminum pans slide across the ceramic glass
cooktop, they may leave metal marks which
will resemble scratches. Remove these marks
immediately.
COPPER - Excellent heat conductor but discolors
easily. May leave metal marks on ceramic glass
(see Aluminum above).
Available cooktop settings
Your control provides 25 different settings for each
heating zone. Some of these power levels include
Lo (1%) Fig. 1, 5.0 (medium 50%) Fig. 2, Hi
(100%) Fig. 3.
STAINLESS STEEL - Slow heat conductor with
uneven cooking results. Is durable, easy to clean
and resists staining.
CAST IRON - A poor heat conductor however will
retain heat very well. Cooks evenly once cooking
temperature is reached. Not recommended for use
on ceramic cooktops.
PORCELAIN-ENAMEL on METAL - Heating
characteristics will vary depending on base
material. Porcelain-enamel coating must be smooth
to avoid scratching ceramic cooktops.
GLASS - Slow heat conductor. Not recommended
for ceramic cooktop surfaces because it may
scratch the glass.
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
Fig. 3
The hi+ and lo- keys provide incremental
adjustments for more precise control when
changing settings between the lower heat levels
(Lo to 3.0 power levels). Higher heat level setting
changes (between 3.0 to HI) will change much
faster.
Display Setting Changes
Setting / Power
Incremental change
Lo to 3.0 (1-30%)
0.2
3.0 to HI (30-100%)
0.5
Element size indicators
Some cooktop zone positions offer 2 or 3 different
element sizes. At these locations, you may choose
to use the single inner heating ring only or you may
add 1 or 2 more heating rings with each press of
the BURNER SIZE key.
The number of circles displayed at the element
zone LCD represents the number of heating rings
available for that position.
• 1 circle = single element
• 2 circles = double element (some positions)
• 3 circles = triple element (left front position)
Setting Surface Controls
Setting cooktop elements
• If needed, wake the control panel.
• Touch the ON OFF key for the desired heating
zone.
• If the heating zone has more than one burner
ring size available, press and continue to press
the BURNER SIZE key for the desired heating
zone to change the ring size.
Suggested cooktop power
settings
Use the chart below to determine the suggested
setting for the type of food you are preparing when
using the cooktop.
Recommended surface setting chart
Setting
Type of Cooking
• Press the desired power level key (hi+, med or
lo-) or for more precise level settings use the hi+
or lo- keys to make specific level changes.
High
(Hi)
Start most foods; bring water to a
boil and pan broiling.
Hot element (HE) message
Medium
(6)
After using any of the
radiant element positions
the ceramic cooktop will
become very hot. Even
after turning the control off,
the cooktop will remain hot
for some time.
The cooktop control
monitors the temperature
of the cooktop surface
and displays a message
“HE” (hot element) and
Fig. 1
flashes the burner rings
when the cooktop is still too hot to touch -Fig. 1-.
If the HE message remains displayed in the LCD,
the heating zone may be set again and used for
cooking.
Medium high Continue a rapid boil; frying, deep fat
(8 - 9.5)
frying.
Maintain a slow boil; thicken sauces
and gravies; steaming vegetables.
Medium Low Keep foods cooking; poaching and
(4 - 5)
stewing.
Low (Lo - 3)
Keep warm, melting and simmering.
Radiant surface elements may appear to have
cooled after they have been turned off. The
Hot Element Message Light will turn on and
will continue to glow until the glass cooktop
has cooled down to a moderate level. The
glass surface may still be hot and burns may
occur if the glass surface is touched before
the indicator light has turned OFF.
Do not place plastic items such as salt and
pepper shakers, spoon holders or plastic
wrappings on top of the range when it
is in use. These items could melt or ignite.
Potholders, towels or wooden spoons could catch
fire if placed too close to the surface elements.
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Setting Oven Controls
About rapid preheat
Use the rapid preheat option on single rack
baking to quickly bring the upper oven to baking
temperature.
The rapid preheat option may be set with the
following cooking features:
• Bake
• Conv bake
The following temperature settings apply to the
rapid preheat feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 350°F/176°C
• Min. rapid preheat setting: 170°F / 76°C
• Max. rapid preheat setting: 550°F / 288°C
See example below to set a rapid preheat
with bake to start immediately using default
temperature.
Example
Step
2. Press BAKE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
For best results
Setting rapid preheat
1. Press UPPER OVEN
NOTE
Press
UPPER
OVEN
3. Press COOK OPTIONS
4. Press RAPID PREHEAT
5. Press START
When START is pressed the oven will preheat
quickly. The control will display PRE-HEATING
during this time. While PREHEATING the
Convection fan may operate.
After a few minutes a beep will sound and PREHEATING will no longer display. Place prepared
food on a single oven rack. The oven will continue
to bake at the set temperature until bake is
canceled.
• Single oven rack cooking ONLY.
• Use in oven rack positions 2 or 3.
Setting Oven Controls
About baking in oven
Use the bake feature to cook most food items that
require normal cooking temperatures.
Bake may be set with the following options:
• Rapid preheat
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
• Probe
The following temperature settings apply to the
bake feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 350°F/176°C
• Min. bake setting: 170°F / 76°C
• Max. bake setting: 550°F / 288°C
Setting bake for upper oven
See example below to set a bake to start
immediately using the default temperature.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press BAKE
3. Press START
Press
If your recipe requires a different baking
temperature than the auto-suggested (default)
temperature (example below shows lower oven
temperature set for 425°F/ 218°C ) :
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press BAKE
Press
UPPER
OVEN
3. Enter 425°F
4. Press START
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER OVEN. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
UPPER
OVEN
Once START is pressed the oven will begin heating.
The oven display shows PRE-HEATING. While
PREHEATING the Convection fan may operate.
After the oven reaches set temperature, PREHEATING will turn off and a beep will indicate the
oven is ready. The oven will continue to maintain this
temperature until the cooking feature is canceled.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
For best results
• Use only one rack at position 5 and center the
pans as much as possible.
• If using two racks, place the oven racks in
position 3 and 7.
• When placing multiple food items in the oven
allow 2-4” (5-10cm) of space between the food
items for proper air circulation (see figures for
more details).
• Dark or dull pans absorb more heat than shiny
bakeware resulting in dark or overbrowning
of foods. It may be necessary to reduce the
oven temperature or cook time to prevent
overbrowning of some foods. Dark pans
are recommended for pies. Shiny pans are
recommended for cakes, cookies and muffins.
Pan position for one rack baking.
Pan position for two rack baking.
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Setting Oven Controls
Using cook time
Adding a cook time when baking is beneficial when
a recipe requires a specific temperature and period
of time to cook. Following the recipe cook time
helps insure the best possible results.
Cook time may be set with the following features:
• Bake
• Conv bake
• Conv roast
• Slow cook
• Defrost
• Dehydrate
• Bread proof
• Keep warm
• Perfect turkey
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
See example below to set the oven for bake,
starting immediately with preheating to the autosuggest (default) setting of 350°F (176°C) and then
to automatically turn off after 30 minutes:
Example
Step
Press
Preheat the oven if necessary
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press BAKE
UPPER
OVEN
3. Press START
4. Press COOK OPTIONS
5. Press COOK TIME
6. Enter 30 minutes
7. Press START
Once START is pressed the oven will cook and
after 30 minutes automatically shut-off.
Setting Oven Controls
Using cook time with end
time
Adding a cook time along with a specific end time
gives the same benefits as the cook time option
in addition to controlling exactly when the cooking
process will begin and end.
Cook time and end time may be set with the
following features:
• Bake
• Convection bake
• Convection roast
• Slow cook
• Clean (delayed Clean uses end time only)
• Defrost
• Dehydrate
• Bread proof
• Keep warm
See example below to set the oven with preheating
for bake at 375°F (176°C) for 50 minutes and to
automatically shut-off at 5:30:
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press BAKE
UPPER
OVEN
3. Enter 375°F
4. Press COOK OPTIONS
5. Press COOK TIME
6. Enter 50 minutes
• When setting the END TIME option be sure the
correct time of day is set.
7. Press START
• You may press CANCEL any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
8. Press END TIME
• You may also choose to use COOK TIME with
no END TIME.
9. Enter 5:30
10.Press START
NOTE
Press
Once START is pressed, the oven will calculate the
start time at which the oven will begin heating.
The oven will continue to maintain this temperature
for the selected time or until the cooking feature is
canceled.
Use caution with the COOK TIME or END TIME features. Use the automatic timer when cooking cured
or frozen meats and most fruits and vegetables. Foods that can easily spoil such as milk, eggs, fish,
meat or poultry, should be chilled in the refrigerator first. Even when chilled, they should not stand in
the oven for more than 1 hour before cooking begins, and should be removed promptly when cooking is
completed. Eating spoiled food can result in sickness from food poisoning
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Setting Oven Controls
Broiling in oven
Setting broil or Conv broil
Use the broil feature to cook meats that require
direct exposure to radiant heat for optimum
browning results.
See example below to set broil (or convection broil)
for the upper oven starting immediately with the
auto-suggest (default) setting:
Use the conv broil feature to cook thicker cuts
of meats that require direct exposure to radiant
heat and the convection fan for optimum browning
results.
The following temperature settings apply to the
broil feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 550°F / 288°C
• Min. broil setting: 300°F / 148°C
• Max. broil setting: 550°F / 288°C
Should an oven fire occur, close the oven door.
If the fire continues, throw baking soda on the
fire or use a fire extinguisher. Do not put water
or flour on the fire. Flour may be explosive and
water can cause a grease fire to spread and
cause personal injury.
Example
Step
1. Place the broiler insert on the broiler pan,
then place the meat on the insert. Remember
to follow all warnings and cautions.
2. Arrange the interior oven rack to rack position
recommendations -Figs. 2 & 3-. Be sure to
place the prepared food and pan directly
under broil element. Leave the oven door
closed.
3. Press UPPER OVEN
4. Press BROIL
or Press CONV BROIL
5. Press START
• Do not use the broiler pan without the insert.
• Do not cover the broil pan/insert with
aluminum foil; the exposed grease could ignite.
• To prevent food from contacting the broil
element and to prevent grease splattering, do
not use the roasting rack when broiling.
For best results
• Use the recommended pans and oven rack
positions for the type of meat being prepared
-Figs. 1 & 2-.
• For optimum browning results, allow the oven to
preheat 5-6 minutes before placing the food in
the oven.
Press
UPPER
OVEN
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Wake control panel from the sleep mode if
necessary.
• Select the UPPER. Make temperature changes
using the + or - keys. Each press of + or - will
adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
Setting Oven Controls
Setting broil or Conv broil
The broil pan insert (if equipped) contains slots that
allows grease from the meat to drain into the broil
pan. Place prepared meat on broil pan insert and
then place onto broiler pan as shown -Fig. 1-.
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5
Recommended broiling times
Use the broiling table -Fig. 3- for approximate
recommended broiling times for the types of meats
listed. Increase or decrease broiling times, or move
the broiling pan to a different rack position to suit
for doneness.
3
1
If the food you are broiling is not listed in the table,
follow the instructions provided in your recipe and
watch the item closely.
8
6
4
2
Fig. 2
Insert
Broil pan
Fig. 1
Broiling Table
Food
Rack position
Temp
7th
550°F
6
4
Rare
7th
550°F
7
5
Medium
7th
550°F
8
7
Well
Pork chops 3/4” thick
7th
550°F
8
6
Well
Chicken-bone in
5th
450°F
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10
Well
Chicken-boneless
7th
450°F
8
6
Well
Fish
7th
500°F
13
0
Well
Shrimp
5th
550°F
5
0
Well
Hamburger 1” thick
7th
550°F
9
7
Medium
5th
550°F
10
8
Well
Steak 1” thick
Cook time in minutes
1st side
2nd side
Doneness
Fig. 3
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Setting Oven Controls
About convection bake
Setting convection bake
Convection bake is part of the Perfect-Convect³™
system. Convection bake uses a fan to circulate
the oven heat evenly and continuously. The
improved heat distribution allows for even cooking
with excellent results. Multiple rack cooking may
slightly increase cook times for some foods, but the
overall result is time saved.
The following temperature settings apply to the
conv bake feature:
The conv bake feature should ONLY be used when
your recipe instructions have been written for use
with convection baking.
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 350°F/176°C
• Min. bake setting : 170°F / 76°C
• Max. bake setting: 550°F / 288°C
See the example below to set conv bake, starting
immediately with the auto-suggest (default) setting
of 350°F (176°C):
Example
If your recipe instructions are for normal baking
and you wish to use convection bake, follow the
Convection Convert option instructions. The
convection convert option will automatically adjust
the oven temperature so that convection baking
may provide the best possible results.
2. Press CONV BAKE
Conv bake may be set with the following options:
• Conv convert
3. Press START
• Cook time or cook time with end time
• Probe
• Rapid preheat
Benefits of convection bake:
• Superior multiple oven rack performance.
• Some foods cook up 25 to 30% faster, saving
time and energy.
• No special pans or bakeware required.
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
Press
UPPER
OVEN
Once START is pressed the oven will begin heating.
The oven display shows PRE-HEATING during this
time.
After the oven reaches set temperature, PREHEATING will turn off and a beep will indicate the
oven is ready. The oven will continue to maintain this
temperature until the cooking feature is canceled.
For best results
Pan position for one rack baking.
• When baking with a single rack use rack
positions 5. When using 2 racks use rack
positions 3 & 7. When using 3 racks use rack
positions 2, 5 & 8.
• Cookies and biscuits should be baked on pans
with no sides or very low side to allow heated air
to circulate around the food.
• Food baked on pans with a dark finish will cook
faster.
• When placing multiple food items in the oven
allow 2-4” (5-10cm) of space between the food
items for proper air circulation.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
Pan position for two rack baking.
Setting Oven Controls
Using convection convert
Setting convection convert
The conv convert option allows you to convert any
normal baking recipe using the convection bake
feature. The control uses the normal recipe settings
and adjusts to a lower temperature for convection
baking. Conv convert must be used with CONV
BAKE feature.
See the example below to set conv bake, starting
immediately with the auto-suggest (default) setting
of 350°F (176°C) and adding the conv convert
option.
Benefits of conv bake using conv
convert option:
• Superior multiple oven rack performance.
• Some foods cook up 25 to 30% faster, saving
time and energy.
• No special pans or bakeware required.
For best results
• When baking with a single rack use rack
positions 5. When using 2 racks use rack
positions 3 & 7. When using 3 racks use rack
positions 2, 5 & 8.
• Cookies and biscuits should be baked on pans
with no sides or very low side to allow heated air
to circulate around the food.
• Food baked on pans with a dark finish will cook
faster.
• When placing multiple food items in the oven
allow 2-4” (5-10cm) of space between the food
items for proper air circulation.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press CONV BAKE
3. Press COOK OPTIONS
Press
UPPER
OVEN
4. Press CONV CONVERT
5. Press START
Once START is pressed the oven display shows
PRE-HEATING. After the oven reaches the
converted set temperature, PRE-HEATING will turn
off and a beep will indicate the oven is ready.
The added conv convert option will automatically
lower the set temperature you set from the bake
recipe to an adjusted conv bake temperature.
When conv convert is used with cook time, “CF”
(Check Food) will display when the cook time is
75% complete. The control will also beep at regular
intervals until baking has finished.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
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Setting Oven Controls
About convection roast
Setting convection roast
How convection roast works
See example below to set convection roast to start
immediately with the auto-suggest (default) setting:
Convection roast is part of the Perfect-Convect³™
system. Convection roast combines a cook cycle
with the convection fan and element to rapidly roast
meats and poultry. Heated air circulates around the
meat from all sides, sealing in juices and flavors.
Meats cooked with this feature are crispy brown
on the outside while staying moist on the inside.
In addition, there is no need to reduce the oven
temperature when using convection roast.
Convection roast may be set with the following
options:
• Probe
• Cook time or cook time with end time
The following temperature settings apply to
convection roast:
• Factory auto-start default: 350°F/176°C
• Minimum: 170°F / 76°C
• Maximum: 550°F/ 288°C
Benefits of convection roast:
• Superior multiple oven rack performance.
• Some foods cook up 25 to 30% faster, saving
time and energy.
• No special pans or bakeware required.
For best results
• Preheating is not necessary for most meats and
poultry.
• Place food items using the recommended rack
positions for the type of food being prepared.
• When placing multiple food items in the oven
allow 2-4” (5-10cm) of space between the food
items for proper air circulation.
• Be sure to carefully follow your recipe’s
temperature and time recommendations or
refer to the convection roast chart for additional
information -p. 27, Fig. 2-.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press CONV ROAST
3. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
Once START is pressed the oven will begin
heating.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
Setting Oven Controls
Roasting recommendations
Roasting rack instructions
When preparing meats for convection roasting, you
may use the broiler pan, insert and the roasting
rack supplied with your appliance. The broiler pan
will catch grease spills and the insert will help
prevent grease splatters. The roasting rack fits on
top of the insert allowing the heated air to circulate
under the food for even cooking and helps to
increase browning on the underside.
Roasting rack
Insert
1. Place oven rack on bottom or next to the
bottom oven rack position.
2. Place the insert on the broiler pan.
Broil pan
3. Make sure the roasting rack is securely seated
on top of the insert. Do not use the broiler pan
without the insert. Do not cover the insert with
aluminum foil.
Fig. 1
4. Position food (fat side up) on the roasting rack.
-Fig. 15. Place prepared food on oven rack in the oven.
Convection Roasting Chart
Meat
Beef
Poultry
Pork
Weight
Oven temp
Internal temp
Minute per lb.
Standing rib roast
4 to 6 lbs.
350°F
*
25-30
Rib eye roast
4 to 6 lbs.
350°F
*
25-30
Tenderloin roast
2 to 3 lbs.
400°F
*
15-25
Turkey, whole**
12 to 16 lbs.
325°F
180°F
8-10
Turkey, whole**
16 to 20 lbs.
325°F
180°F
10-15
Turkey, whole**
20 to 24 lbs.
325°F
180°F
12-16
Chicken
3 to 4 lbs.
350°F - 375°F
180°F
12-16
Ham roast, fresh
4 to 6 lbs.
325°F
160°F
30-40
Shoulder blade roast
4 to 6 lbs.
325°F
160°F
20-30
Loin
3 to 4 lbs.
325°F
160°F
20-25
Pre-cooked ham
5 to 7 lbs.
325°F
160°F
30-40
* For beef: med rare 145°F, med 160°F, well done 170°F
** Stuffed turkey requires additional roasting time. Shield legs and breast with foil to
prevent overbrowning and drying of the skin.
Fig. 2
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Setting Oven Controls
About the probe function
Checking the internal temperature of your food is
the most effective way of insuring that your food
has been properly cooked. When cooking meat
such as roasts, hams or poultry you can use the
probe to check the internal temperature without any
guesswork.
Your oven will automatically change from cooking
to keep warm once the probe has reached the set
temperature.
The following temperature settings apply to the
probe function:
• Default: 170°F/76°C
• Minimum: 130°F / 54°C
• Maximum: 210°F / 98°C
IMPORTANT
• Use only the probe supplied with your
appliance; any other may result in damage to
the probe or the appliance.
• Be sure the probe is fully inserted into the
probe receptacle. The probe will not work
properly until correctly connected - Fig. 2.
• Handle the probe carefully when inserting and
removing it from the food and the receptacle.
• Do not use tongs to pull the cable when
inserting or removing it from the food or the
receptacle.
• Defrost your food completely before inserting
the probe to avoid damaging probe.
Setting the probe
• Never leave or store the probe inside the
oven when not in use.
Proper probe placement
• Always insert the probe so that the tip rests in
the center of the thickest part of the meat. Do
not allow the probe to touch bone, fat, gristle or
the pan.
• To prevent the possibility of burns, carefully
unplug the probe using a pot holder.
• For bone-in ham or lamb, insert the probe into
the center of the lowest large muscle or joint.
For dishes such as meat loaf or casseroles,
insert the probe into the center of the food. To
find the center of the food visually measure with
the probe -Fig. 3-. When cooking fish, insert the
probe just above the gill.
• For whole poultry or turkey, insert the probe into
the thickest part of the inner thigh, below the leg
-Fig. 1-.
Fig. 2
Fig. 1
1/2
Fig. 3
Setting Oven Controls
Setting the probe
See the example below to set the probe target
temperature to 180°F/82°C when using the
convection roast feature with oven set temperature
for 325°F/162°C.
NOTE
Example
Step
Press
1. Insert the probe into the food and place the
food into the oven -Fig. 1-.
2. Plug the probe COMPLETELY into the probe
receptacle inside the oven -Fig. 2- and close
the oven door.
3. Press UPPER OVEN
4. Press CONV ROAST
5. Enter 325
6. Press START
UPPER
OVEN
7. Press PROBE twice.
8. Enter 180
9. Press START
By the default, your oven will adjust to the keep
warm setting once the probe has reached the set
temperature.
* You may skip steps 7-9 if you choose to use the
default internal target temperature of 170°F for the
probe.
• When the meat probe is connected to the
receptacle and a cooking function is started,
the display will show the current temperature
reported by the meat probe.
• Any time during the cooking process you
may press
to see or modify the target
temperature.
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Setting Oven Controls
About keep warm
Setting keep warm
Use the keep warm feature to keep hot foods
warm. Keep warm may be set with the following
options:
See example below to set keep warm for the upper
oven to start immediately with the auto-suggest
(default) setting.
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
The following temperature settings apply to the
keep warm feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 170°F / 76°C
• Min. keep warm setting: 150°F / 66°C
• Max. keep warm setting: 190°F / 88°C
• FOOD POISONING HAZARD. Do not let
food sit for more than one hour before or
after cooking. Doing so may cause bacteria
to grow which can result in food poisoning
or sickness.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press KEEP WARM
3. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER OVEN. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5° F ( or 2°C).
• If changing warming times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
Setting Oven Controls
About slow cook
Setting slow cook
The slow cook feature may be used to cook foods
more slowly at lower oven temperatures. The
cooking results will be like that of a Slow Cooker or
Crock-Pot. This feature is ideal for roasting beef,
pork & poultry. Slow cooking meats may result in
the exterior of meats becoming dark but not burnt;
this is normal.
See the example below to set a slow cook on Lo.
Slow cook may be set with the following options:
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
The following temperature settings apply to the
slow cook feature:
• HI: 275°F/ 134°C (default) for cooking 4 to 5 hours
• Lo: 225°F / 108°C for cooking 8 to 9 hours
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press SLOW COOK
3. Press -lo to choose the Lo
option -Fig. 2-.*
4. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
*Press +hi to choose the Hi option -Fig. 1-.
For best results
• Completely thaw all frozen foods before cooking.
• Position multiple racks to accommodate size
of cooking utensils when cooking multiple food
item.
• Add any cream or cheese sauces during the last
hour of cooking.
• Do not open the oven door often or leave the
door open when checking foods. The more heat
that is lost, the longer the food will need to cook.
• Cover the foods to keep them moist or use a
loose or vented type cover to allow foods to turn
crisp or brown.
• Roasts may be left uncovered so browning can
occur. Cook times will vary depending on the
weight, fat content, bone & the shape of the
roast.
• Preheating the oven will not be necessary.
Fig.1
Fig. 2
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Toggle between the
high and low settings by using the + or - keys.
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
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Setting Oven Controls
About Perfect Turkey™
Setting Perfect Turkey™
Heated air circulates around the turkey from all
sides, sealing in juices and flavors. Poultry cooked
with this feature are crispy brown on the outside
while staying moist on the inside.
See the example below to use perfect turkey at the
default setting of 325°F and the probe at the default
setting of 180°F (82°C).
Perfect turkey combines a cook cycle with the
convection fan. The probe is used to monitor the
exact internal temperature of the turkey while
cooking. Once the turkey has reached the set
temperature, the oven will stop cooking and
change to keep warm.
Before setting the perfect turkey feature, or if you
would like to change the probe target temperature,
be sure to carefully read and follow setting the
probe instructions.
NOTE
• You may press CANCEL any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
• When the meat probe is connected to the
receptacle and perfect turkey is started, the
display will show the current temperature
reported by the meat probe.
Example
Step
Press
1. Insert the probe into the thickest part of the
meat and place the turkey in the oven -see
setting the probe section2. Plug the probe into the probe receptacle
inside the oven.
3. Press UPPER OVEN
4.
UPPER
OVEN
Press PERFECT TURKEY
Probe indicator will flash and Perfect Turkey will not start until the probe has been plugged in.
5. Press START
• Any time during the cooking process you
may press
to see or modify the target
temperature.
• It is not recommended to modify the perfect
turkey settings once cooking has started.
Doing so may not provide the best results.
Perfect Turkey Chart
Meat
Poultry
Weight
Oven temp
Internal temp
Minute per lb.
Turkey, whole**
12 to 16 lbs.
325°F
180°F
8-10
Turkey, whole**
16 to 20 lbs.
325°F
180°F
10-15
Turkey, whole**
20 to 24 lbs.
325°F
180°F
12-16
3 to 4 lbs.
350°F - 375°F
180°F
12-16
Chicken
* Stuffed turkey requires additional roasting time. Shield legs and breast with foil to prevent overbrowning
and drying of the skin.
Setting Oven Controls
About defrost
About dehydrate
Use the defrost feature to thaw small portions of
delicate items such as cream cakes, frozen cream
pies and cheesecake at room temperature. While
in the defrost mode, the convection fan will operate
to circulate room temperature air around the food
slowly, accelerating the natural defrosting of the
food without using heat.
The dehydrate feature dries with heat from the
elements. The heat is circulated throughout the
oven by the convection fan. Use dehydrate to dry
and/or preserve foods such as fruits, vegetables,
herbs and very thin slices of meat. The Convection
fan may operate while dehydrating.
The following temperature settings apply to the
dehydrate feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 120°F / 48°C
• Min. dehydrate setting: 100°F / 38°C
• Max. dehydrate setting: 225°F / 108°C
Defrost may be set with the following options:
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
Setting defrost
Dehydrate may be set with the following options:
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
See the example below to set defrost.
Example
Step
1. Place food in oven and press UPPER OVEN
2. Press DEFROST
3. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
NOTE
• You may press CANCEL any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
• This feature is not meant for thawing frozen
meats, poultry, seafood or other foods that
need to be cooked before serving. Follow
USDA recommendations for thawing foods.
Only frozen foods that can be defrosted and
served without cooking should be used with
this feature.
Setting dehydrate
See the example below to set dehydrate at the
default temperature of 120°F.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press DEHYDRATE
3. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5°F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
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Setting Oven Controls
Setting dehydrate (continued) Setting bread proof
For best results
• Dry most fruits and vegetables at 140°F. Dry
herbs at 100°F.
• Drying times vary depending on the moisture
and sugar content of the food, the size of the
pieces, the amount being dried and the humidity
in the air.
• Treat fruits with antioxidants to avoid discoloration.
• Tightly woven cooling racks can be used to allow
the air to circulate around the food; or use drying
racks to allow the air to circulate around the food
(this type of oven rack is not supplied with this
appliance).
• Consult a food preservation book or library for
information.
About bread proof
The bread proof feature maintains a warm
environment useful for rising yeast-leavened
products.
The following temperature settings apply to the
bread proof feature:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 100°F/38°C
• Min. bread proof setting: 85°F/30°C
• Max. bread proof setting: 100°F / 38°C
Bread proof may be set with the following options:
• Cook time
• Cook time with end time
See example below to set bread proof for 85°F /
30°C.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press BREAD PROOF
3. Enter 85.
4. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when setting
the control or during the cooking process.
To add or change any cook settings after this
feature has started:
• Select the UPPER oven. Make temperature
changes using the + or - keys. Each press of +
or - will adjust the temperature by 5°F ( or 2°C).
• If changing cooking times, select the cook time
or end time keys needed to make the changes.
For best results
• Lightly cover the dough
• Place a bowl of hot water on the rack below.
• Use the oven light to check progress. Do not
open the oven door.
Setting Oven Controls
About my favorite
Recalling a favorite
You may store up to 3 of your most frequently used
heat settings and cooking times, for the upper
oven. These keys will light in the display when they
are available for setting or recalling.
Each key will allow you to store a cooking feature,
oven set temperature and a cook time, for the
upper oven.
The example below shows how to recall a favorite
cooking instruction.
Example
Step
Press
1. Press UPPER OVEN
Saving my favorite instructions
2. Choose MY FAVORITE
The example below shows how to save a favorite
cooking instruction.
3. Press START
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
Press
UPPER
OVEN
2. Input the cooking instructions using the
control keypads and any additional options
you wish to save and later recall.
3. Press START
You will hear a beep and a red light will display
above the selected favorite to indicate that your
favorite recipe has been stored.
*If you wish to store the cooking instructions but not
start the oven.
You need to delete a favorite before saving
another. Choose one of the favorite keys you no
longer wish to keep and store the new cooking
instructions using the deleting instructions.
The example below shows how to delete a favorite
cooking instruction.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
5. Press CANCEL/off*
OVEN
Deleting a favorite
4. Press and hold the available MY FAVORITE for 3 seconds. UPPER
2. Press and hold the available
MY FAVORITE for 3 seconds.
The favorite key will disappear
from the control panel.
Press
UPPER
OVEN
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Setting Oven Controls
Perfect Program™ multi stage
Multi stage will allow you to program up to 3 stages
of cooking. Each stage may be programmed with a
cooking feature, set temperature and a cook time.
Multi stage is ideal when you want to add a keep
warm after a cooking function.
Step
The following functions may be set with multi stage:
8. Press BROIL
Example for 2 stages
Stage 2
• Bake/conv bake
9. Enter 500°F
• Broil/conv broil (10 minutes max.)
• Conv roast
• Keep warm
10.Press START
Setting multi stage
11.Enter 4 minutes
See the example to program a multi stage feature
for a casserole. For stage 1, bake at 400°F for 1
hr. For stage 2, to brown, broil for at 500°F for 4
minutes.
Example for 2 stages
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN
2. Press MULTI STAGE
Stage 1
3. Press BAKE
4. Enter 400°F
5. Press START
6. Enter 60 minutes
7. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
12.Press START/enter a total of 2 times to program only 2 stages and begin cooking.
Press
Setting Oven Controls
Setting multi stage
See the example to program a multi stage feature
for a casserole. For stage 1, bake at 350°F for 1
hr. For stage 2, to brown, broil for at 500°F for 4
minutes. For stage 3, keep warm for 15 minutes.
Example for 3 stages
Step
2. Press MULTI STAGE
Stage 1
3. Press BAKE
4. Enter 350°F
5. Press START
6. Enter 60 minutes
7. Press START
9. Enter 500°F
10.Press START
11.Enter 4 minutes
12.Press START
Stage 3
Press
UPPER
OVEN
14.Enter 170°F
15.Press START
16.Enter 15 minutes
Stage 2
8. Press BROIL
Step
13.Press KEEP WARM
1. Press UPPER OVEN
Example for 3 stages
17.Press START
Press
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Setting Oven Controls
Sabbath mode
The ovens of this appliance provides special
settings for use when observing the Jewish
Sabbath/Holidays. This mode will turn off all
audible tones or visual display changes normally
provided by the oven control. BAKE is the only
cooking features available while in the Sabbath
mode.
You must first set the BAKE feature and
temperature(s) needed for the oven, the COOK
TIME option if needed before setting the Sabbath
mode. Any settings made prior to setting the
Sabbath mode will be visible in the displays.
The Sabbath mode will override the factory preset
12 Hour Energy Saving mode and the appliance
will stay on until the cooking features are cancelled.
If any of the cooking features are cancelled when
the appliance is in the Sabbath mode, no audible
or visual indicators will be available to verify the
cancellation.
If the oven interior lights are needed, be sure to
activate them prior to setting the Sabbath mode.
Once the oven light is turned ON and the Sabbath
mode is active, the oven light will remain on until
the Sabbath mode is turned off and the oven lights
are turned off. The oven door will not activate the
oven interior lights when the oven door is opened
or closed.
Should a power failure or interruption occur during
the Sabbath/Holidays, the appliance will shut OFF.
When power is restored the appliance will not turn
back on automatically to the original BAKE feature
settings. SF will appear in all the control display
panels indicating a Sabbath mode failure. - Figs. 1-
After a power failure, the food may be safely
removed from the oven while still in the Sabbath
mode.
Fig. 1
For further assistance, guidelines for
proper usage and a complete list of
models with the Sabbath feature, please
visit the web at http:\\www.star-k.org.
Notes for the use of the cooktop in Sabbath
mode:
• When the Sabbath feature is enabled on
the oven control, it is also enabled on the
cooktop. To activate the Sabbath feature, it is
not necessary to have one burner ON, but it is
necessary to have a Bake function active in the
oven.
• When the Sabbath feature is enabled, a surface
element can be turned ON by pressing the ON/
OFF pad. The element will turn ON 15 to 30
seconds after the ON/OFF pad was pressed.
Once a surface element is on, its display shows
"Sb".
• When the Sabbath feature is enabled, the power
level of an active element can be changed. The
change will take effect after a 15 to 30 seconds
delay. The element size (inner/outer) CANNOT
be changed.
Setting Oven Controls
Setting Sabbath mode
Canceling Sabbath mode
The example below shows setting the oven to
observe the Sabbath (and Jewish holidays).
The example below shows how to cancel the
Sabbath mode.
Example
Step
1. Press UPPER OVEN or
LOWER OVEN.
Example
Press
UPPER
OVEN
or
LOWER
OVEN
2. Press BAKE.
Be sure to make any additional oven setting
changes before going to step 3
Step
1. Press and hold both the LO
and HI keys together for 3
seconds (a beep will sound)
and release.
NOTE
The only keys available once the appliance is set
&
Once properly set in Sabbath mode, SAb -Fig.
1- will show in the oven display until the Sabbath
mode is cancelled.
Fig. 1
&
2. All cooking features previously set will
automatically cancel once Sabbath mode has
ended.
3. Press START
4. To enter Sabbath
mode, press and hold
simultaneously both the LO
and HI keys together for 3
seconds (a beep will sound)
and release.
Press
for the Sabbath mode are
LOWER OVEN &
,
, UPPER OVEN,
.
You may change the oven temperature and any
cooktop settings once baking has started (Jewish
holidays only). Select the oven by pressing
UPPER OVEN or LOWER OVEN, then use the
or
keys to set the oven temperature. Each
press of or will adjust the temperature by
5°F (or 2°C). Remember that the oven control
will no longer beep or display any further
changes once the oven is set in the Sabbath
mode.
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Setting the Lower Oven
About the lower oven
For best results
The lower oven is ideal for cooking foods such
as pizza, casseroles, baked potatoes and frozen
convenience foods. Use the keep warm feature to
keep hot cooked foods at serving temperature. The
lower oven can only be used with some cooking
modes; Bake, Slow Cook and Keep Warm (read
their sections for precise instructions).
The following temperature settings apply to the
bake feature for the lower oven:
• Auto-suggest (default) setting: 350°F/176°C
• Min. bake setting: 170°F / 76°C
• Max. bake setting: 450°F / 232°C
Keep children away from the lower oven when
hot. Failure to do so can result in burns.
Always use oven mitts when removing food
from the lower oven. The lower oven rack,
compartment, cookware/plates may be hot.
Setting bake for lower oven
See example below to set a bake to start
immediately using the default temperature.
1. Press LOWER OVEN
2. Press BAKE
3. Press START
• When placing food in
the lower oven always use a
baking sheet or pan with 4 raised
sides to prevent food from sliding off.
• DO NOT LINE THE OVEN DRAWER WITH
FOIL OR COVER THE OVEN RACK WITH
FOIL. This may result in damage to your oven.
• The maximum height of foods and utensils
that may be used in the lower oven is 4”. The
maximum width is 15”. Pay close attention to
foods that have potential to rise beyond the
recommended 4” maximum height.
• Use pans in the lower oven large enough to
contain food and any juices created from the
cooking process.
Example
Step
• The lower oven rack must
always be in place
when cooking or
warming. Be sure
that the rack is
placed with the
down turned
sides into the
drawer. This
will provide for
some air space
between the
drawer and the
food.
Press
LOWER
OVEN
Once START is pressed the oven will begin heating.
The oven display shows PRE-HEATING.
After the oven reaches set temperature, PREHEATING will turn off and a beep will indicate the
oven is ready. The oven will continue to maintain this
temperature until the cooking feature is canceled.
NOTE
You may press CANCEL at any time when
setting the control or during the cooking process.
• Do not use plastic wrap to cover food. Plastic
may melt onto the drawer or surrounding
areas and be very difficult to clean. Use a
lid or aluminum foil instead. Use only utensils
and cookware in the oven drawer that are
recommended for oven use in the upper oven.
• When using the lower oven, limit the number of
times the drawer is opened; this will minimize
heat loss. Repeated opening of the drawer
during the cooking process may increase
cooking times and produce uneven cooking
results. The cooking times for the lower oven
may vary slightly from the upper oven.
Should an oven fire occur, close the drawer and
turn the lower oven OFF. If the fire continues, use
a fire extinguisher. DO NOT put water or flour on
the fire. Flour may be explosive.
Setting Your Preferences
Wave-Touch™ user
preferences
Setting clock display
The
key controls options for preferences. The
display will show a digital abbreviation and a value
for every preference each time a key is pressed
one at a time.
Please read the following instructions before
changing the user preferences functions:
• Press and continue to press USER PREF
to navigate through the preferences.
• Press or
preference.
to toggle between options for each
• Press or to increase or decrease numeric
values. You may also use the numeric keys to
input precise values.
The clock display mode allows you to turn the
clock display on or off.
See the example below to change the clock display
to OFF.
Example
Step
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the preset clock display
mode -Fig. 2-.
Press
2.Use the +hi & -lo to toggle to
the CLO off option -Fig. 3-.
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
or
• Press START
to accept a new option entry
or press USER PREF
to advance to the
next preference.
• Press CANCEL
mode.
to exit the preferences
Fig. 2
Setting clock
NOTE
See the example below to set the clock to 1:30.
Example
Step
1.Press USER PREF.
2.Enter 1:30 or use +hi/-lo to
advance to 1:30.
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
Fig. 1
Fig. 3
Press
User preference options are not available while
cooking or when using the kitchen timer.
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Setting Your Preferences
Setting 12 or 24 hour mode
Changing between °F or °C
The clock display mode allows you to choose
between 12 and 24 hour mode. The factory preset
clock display mode is 12 hour.
Your control has the ability to display and set
Fahrenheit or Celsius temperatures. The factory
preset temperature display is Fahrenheit.
See the example below to change the default
mode to 24 hour.
See the example below to change the default
temperature display to Celsius.
Example
Example
Step
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the preset clock display
mode -Fig. 1-.
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
Step
Press
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the Fahrenheit/Celsius mode. -Fig. 1-
2.Use the +hi & -lo to toggle to
the 24hr option. -Fig. 2-.
Fig. 1
Press
or
Fig. 2
2.Use the +hi or -lo to toggle to
the C option. -Fig. 2-
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
Fig. 1
or
Fig. 2
Setting Your Preferences
Setting 12hr energy saving
mode
The oven control has a factory preset built-in 12
hour energy saving feature that will shut off the
appliance if the oven has been heating for more
than 11 hours and 59 minutes. The oven can be
programmed to override this feature for continuous
baking.
See the example below to turn off 12 hour energy
saving mode.
Example
Step
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the preset 12hr energy
saving mode -Fig. 1-.
Press
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
The audio mode allows you to control the audio for
the oven control. You may turn the audio off and
later return to operating with all the normal audible
sounds and alerts.
See the example below when changing the audible
settings.
Example
Step
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the pre-set audio mode.
2.Use the +hi or -lo to choose
the off option -Fig. 1- or the
on option -Fig. 2-.
2.Use the +hi & -lo to toggle to
the off option -Fig. 2-.
Setting audio mode
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
or
Fig. 1
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
Press
or
Fig. 2
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Setting Your Preferences
Adjusting oven temperature
User preference offset
Your appliance has been factory calibrated and
tested to ensure an accurate baking temperature.
For the first few uses, follow your recipe times and
temperature recommendations carefully.
If you feel your oven is too hot or too cool from your
baking experience, the oven temperature may be
adjusted to your liking. The temperature may be
increased up to +35°F (+19°C) or decreased down
to -35°F (-19°C) from normal.
See the example below to increase the
temperature in the upper oven.
Example
Step
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the user preference offset
mode
-Fig. 1-.
2.Press +hi to adjust the
temperature higher. -Fig. 2-
Press
You may choose to restore your factory settings.
This will erase all settings or favorites that you
have saved.
See the example below reset your control.
Example
Step
Press
1.Press and continue to press
USER PREF until you reach
the factory default reset mode. -Fig. 12.Use the +hi or -lo to toggle to
the no -Fig. 1- or Yes -Fig. 2option to reset.
3. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
or
Fig. 1
3.Use +hi to advance to 10 -Fig.
2-.
4. Press START to accept or
press CANCEL to reject.
or
To set the temperature lower
use the lo- key.
Fig. 1
Factory default reset
Fig. 2
Fig. 2
Setting Self-Clean Cycle
Before starting self-clean
A self-cleaning oven automatically cleans with high
temperatures that are well above those used for
normal cooking. The self-clean feature eliminates
soils completely or reduces them to a fine
powdered ash that you can later easily wipe away
with a damp cloth.
Adhere to the following precautions when
running the self-clean cycle:
• Do not use oven cleaners or protective coatings
in or around the oven interior.
• Do not clean the oven door gasket. The woven
material of the oven door gasket is essential for
a good seal. Care should be taken not to rub,
damage or remove the gasket. -Fig. 1• Do not use any cleaning materials on the door
gasket. Leaving chemical residue can damage
the door gasket.
• DO NOT force the oven door open. The
automatic door locking system can be damaged.
• Remove the broiler pan, insert, all utensils
and any aluminum foil. These items cannot
withstand high cleaning temperatures.
During the self-clean cycle, the outside of the
appliance can become very hot to the touch. DO
NOT leave small children unattended near the
appliance.
• DO NOT line the oven walls, oven racks,
bottom or any other part of the range with
aluminum foil. Doing so will stop heat
distribution, produce poor baking results and
cause permanent damage to the oven interior
(aluminum foil will melt to the interior surface of
the oven).
• Use caution when opening the door after the
self-clean cycle is finished. The oven may still
be VERY HOT.
• The health of some birds is extremely sensitive
to the fumes given off during the self-cleaning
cycle of any range. Move birds to another wellventilated room.
• All oven racks and supports MUST be removed.
If they are left in while attempting to set a selfclean cycle, the display will show REMOVE
RACKS -Fig. 2. The oven control will not start
a self-clean cycle without first removing all the
oven racks and supports.
• Remove any excessive spillovers in the oven
cavity before starting a self-clean cycle. To
clean, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Large
spillovers can cause heavy smoke or fire when
subjected to high temperatures.
• Clean any soil from the oven frame, the door
liner outside the oven door gasket and the small
area at the front center of the oven bottom with
soap and water. These areas heat sufficiently to
burn soil on.
• Do not allow food spills with a high sugar or acid
content (such as milk, tomatoes, sauerkraut, fruit
juices or pie filling) to remain on the porcelain
surface, they may leave a dull spot even after
cleaning.
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
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Setting Self-Clean Cycle
Setting self-clean
Setting delayed self-clean
The clean feature provides 3 different choices for
self-cleaning the lower oven. Set the clean for lite
(2 hrs), med (3 hrs) or heavy soils (4 hrs). The
example below shows setting the lower oven for
self-clean to begin immediately using a medium (3
hour) setting:
You may wish to set your appliance to perform a
self-clean cycle sometime later (up to 12 hours
later). The END TIME key will determine when the
cleaning will stop.
Example
Step
1. Remove racks and supports
and press UPPER OVEN
2. Press CLEAN
3. Select MED or
select lite or heavy
4. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
You will need to set the END TIME out far enough
to allow for the type of clean cycle you choose
(2-3-4 hours). Remember to add 30-40 additional
minutes for the oven to cool enough and the oven
door to unlock.
The example below shows setting the upper oven
for a lite (2 hour) self-clean cycle to end at 8:00
o’clock:
Example
Step
1. Remove racks and
press UPPER OVEN
After pressing start, the motorized oven door latch
will automatically lock the door. The DOOR lock
icon will flash (Fig. 1). Once the door has locked
the DOOR lock icon will remain on through the
entire self-clean cycle.
2. Press CLEAN
After self-clean, the oven may take about 30-40
minutes to cool and unlock. A Hot message (Fig.
2) will display during this period. During cooling the
DOOR lock icon will flash and disappear indicating
that the door has unlocked.
4. Press COOK OPTIONS
3. Select LITE
5. Press END TIME
6. Enter 800
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
IMPORTANT
• A self-clean cycle will not start if the appliance
has the CONTROL LOCK turned on.
• If a self-clean cycle was started but did not
finish due to a power failure, your oven may
not be completely cleaned. After power
has been restored and the oven door has
unlocked, set for another self-clean if needed.
7. Press START
Press
UPPER
OVEN
NOTE
You may press CANCEL any time during the
cleaning process. After cancelling the self-clean
cycle, do not attempt to open the oven door until
the DOOR lock icon turns off.
Care and Cleaning
Cleaning Recommendations
Surface Type
Cleaning Recommendation
• Aluminum (trim pieces) &
vinyl (some models)
Use hot, soapy water and a cloth. Dry with a clean cloth.
• Painted and plastic
control knobs
• Body parts
• Painted decorative trim
For general cleaning, use hot, soapy water and a cloth. For more difficult
soils and built-up grease, apply a liquid detergent directly onto the soil.
Leave on soil for 30 to 60 minutes. Rinse with a damp cloth and dry. Do
not use abrasive cleaners on any of these materials; they can scratch.
To remove control knobs, turn to the OFF position; grasp firmly and pull
straight off the shaft. To replace knobs after cleaning, line up the flat
sides of both the knob and the shaft; then push the knob into place.
• Control panel (some
models)
• Decorative trim (some
models)
• Stainless steel (some
models)
Before cleaning the control panel, turn all controls to OFF and remove
the control knobs. To remove, pull each knob straight off the shaft.
Clean using hot, soapy water and a dishcloth. Rinse with a clean water
using a dishcloth. Be sure to squeeze excess water from the cloth
before wiping the panel; especially when wiping around the controls.
Excess water in or around the controls may cause damage to the
appliance. To replace knobs after cleaning, line up the flat sides of both
the knob and the shaft; then push the knob into place.
Stainless Steel (some models). Clean the stainless with warm soapy
water using a clean sponge or cloth. Rinse with clean water and dry
with a soft clean cloth. Do not use harsh scrubbing cleaners. Only use
kitchen cleaners that are especially made for cleaning Stainless Steel.
Always be sure to rinse the cleaners from the surface as bluish stains
may occur during heating that cannot be removed.
• Porcelain enamel
broiler pan and insert (if
equipped)
• Door liner & body parts
Gentle scouring with a soapy scouring pad will remove most spots.
Rinse with a 1:1 solution of clear water and ammonia. If necessary,
cover difficult spots with an ammonia-soaked paper towel for 30 to
40 minutes. Rinse with clean water and a damp cloth, and then scrub
with a soap-filled scouring pad. Rinse and wipe dry with a clean cloth.
Remove all cleaners or the porcelain may become damaged during
future heating. Do not use spray oven cleaners on the cooktop.
• Oven racks
Oven racks must be removed. Clean by using a mild, abrasive cleaner
following manufacturer’s instructions. Rinse with clean water and dry.
• Oven door
Use soap & water to thoroughly clean the top, sides and front of the
oven door. Rinse well. You may use a glass cleaner on the outside
glass of the oven door. Do not immerse the door in water. Do not
spray or allow water or the glass cleaner to enter the door vents.
Do not use oven cleaners, cleaning powders or any harsh abrasive
cleaning materials on the outside of the oven door.
Do not clean the oven door gasket. The oven door gasket is made of a
woven material, on Self-Cleaning models, which is essential for a good
seal. Care should be taken not to rub, damage or remove this gasket.
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Care and Cleaning
Special door care instructions Changing oven lights
IMPORTANT
Most oven doors contain glass that can break.
Read the following recommendations:
•
Do not close the oven door until all the interior
oven racks are fully inserted and retracted to
the back of the oven.
•
Do not hit the glass with pots, pans, or any
other object. The oven door glass may break or
even break at a later time unexpectedly.
•
Scratching, hitting, jarring or stressing the oven
door glass may weaken its structure causing
an increased risk of breakage at a later time.
•
You may use a glass cleaner on the outside
of the oven door glass. Do not spray or allow
water or the cleaner to enter or drip down into
the oven door vents. Spray cleaner on cloth
first and then wipe the oven door clean.
•
Do not use strong oven cleaners, powders or
any harsh abrasive cleaning materials on the
outside of the oven door or glass.
•
Never clean the oven door gasket. The oven
door gasket should always clean during the
Self-clean cycle.
Be sure the range is unplugged and all parts
are COOL before replacing oven light. Wear
a leather-faced glove for protection against
possible broken glass or burns.
The upper oven light bulbs are located on both
side of the oven cavity and both are covered with
a glass shield. The glass shield must be in place
whenever the oven is in use.
Replacing the lower oven interior light bulbs:
1. Turn electrical power off at the main source or
unplug the appliance.
2. Remove lower oven interior light shield as
illustrated below.
3. Replace bulb with a new T-4 type 40 Watt
Halogen appliance bulb. Please note: do not
allow your fingers to touch the new bulb when
replacing. This will shorten the life of the new
bulb. Use a paper towel to cover the new bulb
when installing.
4. Replace glass shield over bulb.
5. Turn power back on again at the main source
(or plug the appliance back in).
6. The clock will then need to be reset.
Halogen
Light Bulb
Lift backside
of glass shield
and remove it.
Care and Cleaning
The oven door with LuxuryHold™ hinges
• To prevent possible burns, do not attempt
to remove the oven door until the oven has
completely cooled.
• To avoid possible injury to hands when
removing or replacing the oven door, follow
the instructions below carefully and always
hold the oven door with hands positioned
away from the door hinge area (See Fig. 3).
2. Position the angle of the door to the door
removal angle and carefully insert the door
hinge arms fully and evenly into the door
hinge slots. Carefully let the weight of the door
transfer from your hands so that the oven now
supports the oven door.
3. Open the oven door down to the fully open
position.
4. With the door in the fully open position, push
both oven door hinge locks toward the oven
frame until they both are locked.
5. Close the oven door.
IMPORTANT
The oven door is heavy. Be careful when
removing and lifting the door. Do not lift the
oven door by the handle.
To remove the Lift-Off oven door
1. Fully open the oven door.
2. Unlock both oven door hinge locks by pulling
them up and away from the oven frame until
they stop (unlocked position) -Fig. 2-. If needed
use a small flat-bladed screwdriver to assist
with loosening the door hinge locks.
Fig. 1 - Lock in normal position
3. Firmly grasp both sides of oven door -Fig. 3-.
4. Before completing this step, be prepared
to hold the whole weight of the door while
grasping the sides of the oven door with both
hands. Hold midway down the oven door sides.
Close the oven door to about 4 inches and
continue closing beyond the door stop position.
The oven door should release from the frame
on its own. -Fig. 3-.
5. Carefully lift door away evenly, slightly up and
out until both hinge arms are clear of the hinge
slots in the oven frame -Fig. 3-. After door has
been removed, be sure to lay the door flat with
the inside of the door downward (never rest the
oven door with any weight on the door handle).
Fig. 2 - Lock engaged for door removal
To replace the Lift-Off oven door
1. Firmly grasp the oven door along both sides
just below the door handle. When positioning
the door hinge arms with the door hinge slots in
the oven frame, you may wish to use your knee
to stabilize the door before attempting to insert
the door hinge arms in the hinge slots.
Fig. 3 - HINGE SLOT - Door
removed from the appliance
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Care and Cleaning
Cooktop cleaning and
maintenance
Consistent and proper cleaning is essential to
maintaining your ceramic glass cooktop
Prior to using your cooktop for the first time,
apply the recommended Cleaning Creme to the
ceramic surface. A sample of that cleaning creme
is supplied with your cooktop and it is available in
most hardware stores. Clean and buff with a paper
towel. This will make cleaning easier when soiled
from cooking. The special cooktop cleaning cream
leaves a protective finish on the glass to help
prevent scratches and abrasions.
Sliding aluminum or copper clad bottom pans on
the cooktop can cause metal markings on the
cooktop surface. These marks should be removed
immediately after the cooktop has cooled using
the cooktop cleaning cream. Metal marks can
become permanent if not removed prior to future
use.
Cleaning recommendations
for the ceramic glass cooktop
Before cleaning the cooktop, be sure the controls
are turned to OFF and the cooktop is COOL.
DO NOT use a cooktop cleaner on a hot
cooktop. The fumes can be hazardous to
your health, and can chemically damage the
ceramic-glass surface.
For light to moderate soil:
Apply a few drops of CookTop® Cleaning Creme
directly to the cooktop. Use a paper towel to clean
the entire cooktop surface. Make sure the cooktop
is cleaned thoroughly, leaving no residue. Do not
use the towel you use to clean the cooktop for any
other purpose.
For heavy, burned on soil:
First, clean the surface as described above. Then,
if soils remain, carefully scrape soils with a metal
razor blade scraper, holding scraper at a 30 degree
angle to the surface. Remove loosened soils with
cooktop cleaning cream and buff surface clean.
Cookware (cast iron, metal, ceramic or glass) with
rough bottoms can mark or scratch the cooktop
surface. Do not slide anything metal or glass
across the cooktop. Do not use your cooktop as
a cutting board or work surface in the kitchen. Do
not cook foods directly on the cooktop surface
without a pan. Do not drop heavy or hard objects
on the glass cooktop, they may cause it to crack or
break.
Care and Cleaning
Cleaning recommendations
for the ceramic glass cooktop
(continued)
Damage to the ceramic glass cooktop may occur
if you use scrub pad.
Plastic or foods with a high sugar content:
These types of soils must be removed immediately
if spilled or melted onto the ceramic cooktop
surface. Permanent damage (such as pitting of
the cooktop surface) may occur if not removed
immediately. After turning the surface elements
OFF, use a razor blade scraper or a metal spatula
with a mitt and scrape the soil from the hot surface
(as illustrated on previous page). Allow the cooktop
to cool, and use the same method for heavy or
burned on soils.
Special Caution for Aluminum Foil and
Aluminum Cooking Utensils
• Aluminum foil - Use of aluminum foil will damage
the cooktop. Do not use thin aluminum cooking
utensils or allow foil to touch the ceramic cooktop
under ANY circumstances.
• Aluminum utensils - The melting point of
aluminum is much lower than that of other
metals. Care must be taken when aluminum pots
or pans are used on the cooktop. If allowed to
boil dry, not only will the utensil be destroyed, but
it may fuse to, break or mark the ceramic glass
surface, permanently damaging the cooktop
surface.
• Do not use abrasive cleaners and scouring
pads, such as metal and some nylon pads.
They may scratch the cooktop, making it
more difficult to clean.
• Do not use harsh cleaners, such as chlorine
bleach, ammonia or oven cleaners, as they
may etch or discolor the cooktop.
• Do not use dirty sponges, cloths or paper
towels, as they can leave soil or lint on
the cooktop which can burn and cause
discoloration.
Broiler pan cleaning tips
To make cleaning easier, line the bottom of the
broiler pan with aluminum foil. DO NOT cover the
broiler grid with foil.
To prevent grease from baking on, remove the
broiler pan from the oven as soon as cooking is
completed. Use hot pads because the broiler pan
is extremely hot. Pour off grease. Soak the pan in
HOT, soapy water.
Clean the broiler pan as soon as possible after
each use. If necessary, use soap-filled steel wool
pads. Heavy scouring may scratch the grid.
Grid
Do not use the following on the ceramic glass
cooktop:
Broiler Pan
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Solutions to common problems
Before you call for service, review the following list. It may save you time & expense. The list includes
common occurrences that are not the result of defective workmanship or materials in this appliance.
Before you call
Problem
Solution
Oven control
beeps and
displays an F
error code.
• Electronic control has detected a fault condition. Push CANCEL pad to clear
the display and stop the display from beeping. Reprogram the oven. If a fault
reoccurs, record the fault number, push the CANCEL pad and contact an
authorized servicer.
Installation
• Place oven rack in center of oven. Place a level on the oven rack. Contact
installing agent if rack and cabinet cutout flooring are not level.
• Kitchen cabinet misalignment may make range appear to be not level. Be sure
cabinets are square and level. Contact cabinet maker to correct problem.
Entire range does • When the range is first plugged in, or when the power supply to the oven has been
not operate
interrupted, the display will flash. The range cannot be programmed until the clock
is set.
• Be sure electrical cord is securely connected into the electrical junction box.
• Cord/plug is not installed and/or connected. Cord is not supplied with range.
Contact your dealer, installing agent or authorized servicer.
• Service wiring not complete. Contact your dealer, installing agent or authorized
servicer.
• Power outage. Check house lights to be sure. Call your local electric company.
• Short in cord/plug. Replace cord/plug.
• Controls are not set properly. See instructions to set the controls.
• House fuse has blown or circuit breaker has tripped immediately following
installation.
• House fuse may not be fully engaged. Check fuse and screw or engage circuit
breaker securely.
Oven light does
not work
• Burned-out or loose bulb. Follow the instructions under Oven Light to replace
or tighten the bulb.
Self-cleaning
cycle does not
work
• Make sure the oven door is closed.
• Make sure you have removed the oven racks and the oven rack supports from
the oven.
• Controls not set properly. Follow instructions under “Setting Self-Clean”.
Poor cooking
results
• Many factors affect baking results. See baking for hints, cause and corrections.
See Adjusting Oven Temperature.
• Adjust the recipe’s recommended power levels or cooking times.
• Cookware is too lightweight or warped. Use heavier quality cookware so foods
being prepared may cook more evenly.
Flames inside
oven or smoking
from oven vent
• Excessive spillovers in oven. For example this will happen for pie spillovers or
large amounts of grease left on the oven bottom. Wipe up excessive spillovers
before starting oven. If flames or excessive smoke are present see “About
broiling” in the Setting Oven Controls section.
Questions or for service call: 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287)
Solutions to common problems
Before you call
Problem
Solution
Oven smoke
excessively
during broiling
• Meat too close to the broiler element. Reposition the rack to provide more
clearance between the meat and the broiler. Preheat broil element for quick
searing operation.
• Meat not properly prepared. Remove excess fat from meat. Cut remaining fatty
edges to prevent curling, but do not cut into the lean.
• Grid on broiler pan wrong side-up. Grease does not drain into broiler pan. Always
place the grid on the broiler pan with the ribs up and the slots down to allow grease
to drip into the pan.
• Broiler pan used without grid or grid cover with aluminum foil. DO NOT use the
broiler pan without the grid or cover the grid with aluminum foil.
• Oven needs to be cleaned. Grease has built up on oven surfaces. Regular
cleaning is necessary when broiling frequently. Grease or food spatters cause
excessive smoking.
Soil not
completely
removed after
self-cleaning
cycle is
completed
• Failure to clean bottom, from top of oven, frame of oven or door area outside
oven seal. These areas are not in the self-cleaning area, but get hot enough
to burn on residue. Clean these areas before the self-cleaning cycle is started.
Burned on residue can be cleaned with a stiff nylon brush and water or a nylon
scrubber. Be careful not to damage the oven gasket.
• Excessive spillovers in oven. Set the self-clean cycle for longer cleaning time.
Surface element
does not heat
• No power to appliance. Check/reset breaker or replace fuse. If the problem is a
circuit overload, or improper connection of the armored cable supplied with the
appliance, have this situation corrected by a qualified electrician.
• Too low heat setting. Turn control to a slightly higher setting until element comes
on.
• Incorrect control is on. Be sure to use correct control for the element needed.
Surface element
• Incorrect control setting. Raise or lower setting until proper amount of heat is
too hot or not hot
obtained. Dial markings are an indicator of relative heat settings and will vary
enough
slightly.
• Lightweight or warped pans being used. Use only flat, evenly balanced, medium
or heavyweight cookware.
• Voltage is incorrect. Be sure appliance is properly connected to the specified
power source.
• Use only flat bottom, evenly balanced, medium or heavyweight cookware. Pans
having a flat bottom heat better than warped pans. Cookware material affects
heating. Heavy and medium weight pans heat evenly. Because lightweight pans
heat unevenly, foods may burn easily.
Food not heating
evenly
• Improper cookware. Select flat-bottomed cookware of a proper size to fit
element.
• Incorrect control setting. Raise or lower setting until proper amount of heat is
obtained.
Scratches or
abrasions on
ceramic glass
cooktop surface
• Coarse particles (such as salt or sand) are between cooktop and utensil. Be sure
cooktop surface and bottom of utensils are clean before use. Small scratches do
not affect cooking and will become less visible with use.
• Cleaning materials not recommended for glass ceramic cooktop have been
used. See Ceramic-Glass Cooktop section in this Owner’s Guide.
• Cookware with rough bottom has been used. Use flat-bottomed, smooth
utensils. See Selecting Surface Cooking Utensils in this Owner’s Guide.
Questions or for service call: 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287)
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Solutions to common problems
Baking problems
For best cooking results pre-heat the oven when baking cookies, breads, cakes, pies or pastries, etc.
There is no need to preheat the oven for roasting meats or baking casseroles. The cooking times and
temperatures needed to bake a product may vary slightly from your previous appliance.
Baking Problems and Solutions Chart
Baking
Problems
Cookies and
biscuits burn on
the bottom.
Cakes too dark on
top or bottom.
Cakes not done in
the center.
Cakes not level.
Foods not done
when cooking time
is up.
Causes
Corrections
• Cookies and biscuits put into
the oven before the preheating
time is completed.
• Oven rack overcrowded.
• Allow oven to preheat to the selected
temperature before placing food in oven.
• Choose pan sizes that will permit 5.1cm
to 10.2cm (2” to 4”) of air space on all
sides when placed in the oven.
• Dark pan absorbs heat too fast. • Use a medium-weight aluminum baking
sheet.
• Cakes put into the oven before • Allow oven to preheat to the selected
preheating time is completed.
temperature before placing food in the
oven.
• Rack position too high or low.
• Use proper rack position for baking
needs.
• Oven too hot.
• Set oven temperature 25°F/12°C lower
than recommended.
• Oven too hot.
• Set oven temperature 25°F/12°C lower
than recommended.
• Incorrect pan size.
• Use pan size suggested in recipe.
• Pan not centered in oven.
• Use proper rack position and place pan
so there is 5.1cm to 10.2cm (2” to 4”) of
space on all sides of pan.
• Range not level.
• Place a marked glass measuring cup
filled with water on the center of the oven
rack. If the water level is uneven, refer to
the installation instructions for leveling the
range.
• Pan too close to oven wall or
• Be sure to allow 5.1cm to 10.2cm (2” to
rack overcrowded.
4”) of clearance on all sides of each pan
in the oven.
• Pan warped.
• Do not use pans that are dented or
warped.
• Oven too cool.
• Set oven temperature 25°F/12°C
higher than suggested and bake for the
recommended time.
• Oven overcrowded.
• Be sure to remove all pans from the
oven except the ones to be used for
• Oven door opened too
baking.
frequently.
• Open oven door only after shortest
recommended baking time.
Questions or for service call: 1-877-4ELECTROLUX (1-877-435-3287)
Warranty
Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will
repair or replace 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. In addition, the glass cooktop or radiant surface
element of your appliance (excluding built-in and free-standing range appliances) is covered by a two through five year
limited warranty. During the 2nd through 5th years from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will provide a replacement
glass cooktop or radiant surface element for your appliance which has proven to be defective in materials or workmanship
when such appliance is installed, used, and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.
Exclusions
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This warranty does not cover the following:
Products with original serial numbers that have been removed, altered or cannot be readily determined.
Product that has been transferred from its original owner to another party or removed outside the USA or Canada.
Rust on the interior or exterior of the unit.
Products purchased “as-is” are not covered by this warranty.
Products used in a commercial setting.
Service calls which do not involve malfunction or defects in materials or workmanship, or for appliances not in
ordinary household use or used other than in accordance with the provided instructions.
Service calls to correct the installation of your appliance or to instruct you how to use your appliance.
Expenses for making the appliance accessible for servicing, such as removal of trim, cupboards, shelves, etc.,
which are not a part of the appliance when it is shipped from the factory.
Service calls to repair or replace appliance light bulbs, air filters, water filters, other consumables, or knobs,
handles, or other cosmetic parts.
Labor or in-home service costs during the additional limited warranty periods beyond the first year from your
original date of purchase.
Pickup and delivery costs; your appliance is designed to be repaired in the home.
Surcharges including, but not limited to, any after hour, weekend, or holiday service calls, tolls, ferry trip charges,
or mileage expense for service calls to remote areas, including the state of Alaska.
Damages to the finish of appliance or home incurred during transportation or installation, including but not limited
to floors, cabinets, walls, etc.
Damages caused by: services performed by unauthorized service companies; use of parts other than genuine
Electrolux parts or parts obtained from persons other than authorized service companies; or external causes such
as abuse, misuse, inadequate power supply, accidents, fires, or acts of God.
DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF REMEDIES
CUSTOMER’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY UNDER THIS LIMITED WARRANTY SHALL BE REPAIR OR
REPLACEMENT AS PROVIDED HEREIN. CLAIMS BASED ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO ONE YEAR OR THE
SHORTEST PERIOD ALLOWED BY LAW, BUT NOT LESS THAN ONE YEAR. ELECTROLUX SHALL NOT BE LIABLE
FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES SUCH AS PROPERTY DAMAGE AND INCIDENTAL EXPENSES
RESULTING FROM ANY BREACH OF THIS WRITTEN LIMITED WARRANTY OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY. SOME
STATES AND PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, OR LIMITATIONS ON THE DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THESE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WRITTEN WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS. YOU
MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
If You Need Service
Keep your receipt, delivery slip, or some other appropriate payment record to establish the warranty period should service
be required. If service is performed, it is in your best interest to obtain and keep all receipts. Service under this warranty
must be obtained by contacting Electrolux at the addresses or phone numbers below.
This warranty only applies in the USA, Puerto Rico and Canada. In the USA and Puerto Rico, your appliance is warranted
by Electrolux Major Appliances North America, a division of Electrolux Home Products, Inc. In Canada, your appliance
is warranted by Electrolux Canada Corp. Electrolux authorizes no person to change or add to any obligations under this
warranty. Obligations for service and parts under this warranty must be performed by Electrolux or an authorized service
company. Product features or specifications as described or illustrated are subject to change without notice.
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Charlotte, NC 28262
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