GE Profile™ Series 30" Electric Induction Cooktop PHP900DMBB user guide

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? Always keep dish towels, dishcloths, pot holders and other linens a safe distance away from your cooktop.

Care and Cleaning

? Before performing any service, disconnect the cooktop power supply at the household distribution panel by removing the fuse or switching off the circuit breaker.

Operating Instructions

When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the following:

Safety Instructions




Care and Cleaning

Operating Instructions

Safety Instructions



? Always heat fat slowly, and watch as it heats.

? Hot surfaces may include both the cooktop and areas facing the cooktop.

? Do not store flammable materials near the cooktop.

? To minimize the possibility of burns, ignition of flammable materials and spillage, the handle of a container should be turned toward the center of the cooktop without extending over any nearby surface

? Keep the hood and grease filters clean to maintain good venting and to avoid grease

? Always turn off the surface element control before removing the cookware.

? Never leave surface elements unattended

at high heat settings. Boilovers may cause smoking and greasy spillovers may ignite.

? Keep an eye on foods being fried at high or medium-high heat settings.

? Foods for frying should be as dry as possible.

Frost on frozen foods or moisture on fresh foods can cause hot fat to bubble up and over the sides of the pan.

Troubleshooting Tips

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? Do not touch glass ceramic surface elements while cooking. This surface may be hot enough to burn even though it may appear dark in color. During and after use, do not touch, or let clothing or other flammable materials contact the cooking surface. Note the hot indicator lights and allow sufficient time for cooling first.

? Use little fat for effective shallow or deep-fat frying. Filling the pan too full of fat can cause spillovers when food is added.

? If a combination of oils or fats will be used in frying, stir together before heating, or as fats melt slowly.

? Use a deep-fat thermometer whenever possible to prevent overheating fat beyond the smoking point.

? Never try to move a pan of hot fat, especially a deep-fat fryer. Wait until the fat is cool.

? Do not store or use combustible materials, gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any appliance.

? Clean only parts listed in this Owners

? Do not leave paper products, cooking utensils or food on the cooktop when not

? Keep cooktop clean and free of accumulation of grease or spillovers which may ignite.

? Never heat unopened food containers.

Pressure buildup may make container burst and cause injury.

? Never leave jars or cans of fat drippings on or near your cooktop.

? Never use your appliance for warming or heating the room.


Use care when touching the cooktop. The glass surface of the cooktop will retain heat after the controls have been turned off.

? Never use the glass cooktop surface as a cutting board.

? Do not place or store items on top of the glass cooktop surface when it is not in use.

? Be careful when placing spoons or other stirring utensils on glass cooktop surface when it is in use. They may become hot and could cause burns.

? Do not allow water, other liquids or grease to remain on the cooktop.

? Do not operate the glass surface elements if the glass is broken. Spillovers or cleaning solution may penetrate a broken cooktop and create a risk of electrical shock. Contact a qualified technician immediately should your glass cooktop become broken.

? To avoid possible damage to the cooking surface, do not apply the cleaning cream to the glass surface when it is hot.

? After cleaning, use a dry cloth or paper towel to remove all the cleaning cream residue.

? Read and follow all instructions and warnings on the cleaning cream labels.

? Large scratches or impacts to cooktops can lead to broken or shattered glass.

? Use care when touching the cooktop. The glass surface of the cooktop will retain heat after the controls have been turned OFF.

? Do not stand on the glass cooktop.

? When a self-cleaning oven is installed below the cooktop and the oven is in the self clean mode, it is not recommended that the induction cooktop be used during the oven self clean cycle.

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Troubleshooting Tips

? Spilled or burnt-on foods may cause accidental activation or deactivation of the keypad. Clean the keypad thoroughly, and controls will resume normal operation.

? NOTE: We recommend that you avoid wiping any