Important Safety Instructions

Important Safety Instructions

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•  DO NOT TOUCH SURFACE BURNERS 

OR THE INSIDE OF THE APPLIANCE: 
Heating elements may be hot even 
though they are dark in color. The oven 
cavity can be hot enough to cause burns. 
During and after use, do not touch areas 
near burners or the inside of the oven 
until they have had sufficient time to cool. 
Do not allow garments or any flammable 
material to come into contact with hot 
surfaces. If personal clothing or hair 
catches on fire, drop and roll 
immediately to extinguish the flames.

•  PLACE THE OVEN RACKS IN THE 

DESIRED POSITION WHILE THE OVEN 
IS COOL: If a rack must be removed 
while the oven is hot, do not allow the 
potholders to come in contact with the 
broiler burner.

•  USE CAUTION WHEN OPENING 

THE OVEN DOOR: Allow hot air or 
steam to escape before removing or 
placing foods in the oven.

•  Do not leave the packing materials 

around the home. Sort the various items 
of waste and take them to the nearest 
specialized waste collection facility.

•  Do not obstruct oven vents or openings 

for air intake.

•  ELECTRICAL GROUNDING IS 

REQUIRED. It is the customer’s 
responsibility:

1 To contact a qualified electrician.

2. To ensure that the electrical system is 

adequate and in compliance with the 
National Electrical Code ANSI / NFPA 
70 Electrical Code – latest edition – Or 
the CANADIAN ELECTRICAL CODE, 
C22.11 – 1982 and C22.2 No. 
01982 – or latest edition – and all local 
codes and ordinances.

•  Always check that the controls are in the 

"zero" (off) position when the range is not 
in use.

•  Use only pots or pans with a perfectly 

smooth, flat bottom on the range surface 
burners. NEVER USE THE RANGETOP 
AS A WORK SURFACE.

•  Do not attempt to repair or replace any 

part of this appliance unless specifically 
recommended in this manual. All other 
servicing should be done by a qualified 
technician.

•  Never use any part of the range or oven 

for storage. Flammable materials can 
ignite and plastic items may melt or burst 
into flame.

•  Do not hang articles on any part of the 

appliance or place anything against the 
oven. Some fabrics are extremely 
flammable and could ignite.

•  IMPORTANT: After a spill or boilover, 

turn off the burner and clean around it. 
After cleaning, check that the burner 
functions properly.