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4_ Important safety instructions
FOR YOUR SAFETY
When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the
Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as described in this Owner’s Manual.
Potentially hot surfaces include the cooktop, areas facing the cooktop, oven vent opening,
surfaces near the opening, crevices around the oven door.
Be sure your appliance is properly installed and grounded by a qualiﬁed technician.
Do not repair or replace any part of the appliance unless speciﬁcally recommended in the manual.
All other servicing should be referred to a qualiﬁed technician.
Always disconnect power to appliance before servicing by removing the fuse or switching off the
Do not enter inside the oven.
Do not store items of interest to children in cabinets above a range or on the back guard
of a range. Children climbing on the range to reach items could be seriously injured.
Do not leave children alone. Children should not be left alone or unattended in an area where
appliance is in use. They should never be allowed to sit or stand on any part of the appliance.
Never use your appliance for warming or heating the room.
Do not use water on grease ﬁres. Turn off the oven to avoid spreading the ﬂame. Smother the
ﬁre or ﬂame by closing the door or use dry chemical, baking soda, or foam-type extinguisher.
Storage in or on appliance. Flammable materials should not be stored in an oven or near
surface units. Be sure all packing materials are removed from the appliance before operating it.
Keep plastics, clothes, and paper away from parts of the appliance that may become hot.
Wear proper apparel. Loose-ﬁtting or hanging garments should never be worn while using the
Use only dry potholders. Moist or damp potholders on hot surfaces may result in burns from
steam. Do not let the potholder touch hot heating elements. Do not use a towel or other bulky
Teach children not to play with the controls or any other part of the range.
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