CLEANING THE BURNER GRATES, BURNER CAPS,
BURNER HEADS, SIMMER PLATE AND GRIDDLE
The Burner Grates, Burner Caps, Burner Heads, simmer plate
and griddle should be routinely cleaned. Keeping the burner
ports clean will prevent improper ignition and an uneven flame.
Refer to the following instructions:
To Remove and Replace the Surface Burner Grate,
Surface Burner Cap and Surface Burner Head - Remove
in the following order; (1st) Surface Burner Grate, (2nd) Surface
Burner Cap, (3rd) Surface Burner Head (See Figure 1).
Reverse the procedure above to replace the Surface Burner
Cap, Surface Burner Head and Surface Burner Grate. Do not
remove any burner parts from the cooktop until the
burner parts have completely cooled and are safe to
handle. Do not operate the surface burners without the
Surface Burner Caps, Surface Burner Heads and Surface
Burner Grates properly in place.
To Clean the Burner Caps, Burner Heads, Burner Grates,
Simmer Plate and Gridlle - Use a soap-filled scouring pad or
a mild abrasive cleaner to clean the surface burner caps and
surface burner heads. The Grates, Simmer Plates and Griddle
are designed to be Dishwasher safe for cleaning. The ports (or
slots) around the burner heads must be routinely cleaned. If residue still remains in these
ports, use a small-gauge wire or needle to clean the slots or holes being careful not to
damage the electrode. For proper flow of gas and ignition of the burnerDO NOT ALLOW
SPILLS, FOOD, CLEANING AGENTS OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL TO ENTER THE GAS
ORIFICE HOLDER OPENING. ALWAYS make sure that the surface burner cap, the surface
burner head and the surface burner grate are properly in place whenever a surface burner is
THE COOKTOP IS NOT REMOVABLE. Do not attempt to remove or lift the cooktop.
- Use caution when replacing the burner head so the electrode is not damaged. A damaged
electrode may cause a delayed ignition or prevent the burner from igniting
- Any additions, changes or conversions required in order for this appliance to perform
satisfactorily must be made by a qualified service technician.
General Care & Cleaning
Surface Burner Grate