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Haier - Vent Hood Sizing

The size of your range hood depends on the size of your range or cooktop. Your hood should be equal toor greater in width than your cooking surface.

Haier - Cleaning Electric Cooktop Surface

To clean a ceramic glass electric cooktop:Make sure your stove is completely cool before starting the cleaning process.Once you are certain your stove is cool, wipe down the entire stovetop with a sponge and warm soapy water.Gently scrub off as much of the visible grime and loose pieces of food as y...

Haier - Electric Cooktop Heating Elements Turn Off and On

In order to maintain a set temperature, it is normal for radiant elements to cycle on and off (glow red and then go dark) during operation.

Haier - Electric Cooktop Not Cooking Properly

If the cooktop is not providing the desired cooking results:Use properly sized cookware that completely covers the heated portion of the surface unit.Use correct heat for task:High: To start cooking (if time allows, do not use high heat to start)Medium High: Quick browningMedium: Slow fryingLow: War...

Haier - Cleaning Stainless Cooktop Surface

To clean stainless surfaces on the cooktop:Wash the surfaces with warm, soapy water using liquid detergent and a nonabrasive sponge.Always rub evenly in the direction of the grain.Rinse with clean water and dry with a soft, lint-free cloth.If necessary apply some stainless steel polish. Use a clean,...

Haier - Cookware for Electric Radiant Burners

Medium or heavy-weight cookware with flat bottoms are recommended for best performance. Verify the bottom is smooth to prevent surface scratches. Pans that are not flat may scratch or crack the glass.Cookware recommendations for smooth surface cooktops:Stainless Steel or Heavy-Weight Aluminum is bes...

Haier - Burners Cooking Unevenly

While cooking on the cooktop, if the pot or pan gets hotter in one section than another, verify the base of the pan is not warped.  Make sure the pan has been placed over the center of the burner.

Haier - ADA/ANSI and UFAS Requirements

ADA/ANSI and UFAS Accessibility Guidelines (ADA/ANSI and UFAS are the same for all appliances except Refrigerators) REFRIGERATORS UFAS - Top Freezers and Side-by-Sides that Meet the Standard  Side Reach: If the clear floor space allows parallel approach by a person in a wheelchair, the maximum high ...

Haier - Gas Cooktop LP Use

Gas cooktops are sold with the required hardware to support both natural and LP gases.

Haier - Gas Burners Clicking

If the burners are clicking continuously, verify the knobs are not in the ignite position. Rotate the knobs to ensure the selector is not stuck. When one burner is set to ignite, all igniters turn on.

Haier - Gas Burners Will Not Ignite

If one or more of the surface burners will not ignite or is difficult to ignite:Turn off power to the unit.Inspect the arc gap area at the burner for any debris or similar items which might be blocking the arc gap.Remove the debris and apply power to the unit.Also check the burners and the burner ca...

Haier - Gas Burner Has Yellow or Uneven Flame

If one or more of your gas burners have a yellow or uneven flame:Verify that the burner cap is seated flat on top of the burner ring.An orange or yellow flame (instead of blue) can be dust in the gas lines, which will burn off after a few minutes; if the flame stays orange the range might be configu...

Haier - Range Power Interruption

In the event of a power failure, all settings, including the time display, will be lost.Ranges and cooktops with gas surface burners:In case of prolonged power failure, the surface burners can be lit manually. Hold a lit match near a burner and turn knob counterclockwise until the indicator is align...

Haier - Gas Burners and Grates Cleaning

Grates can be cleaned in the dishwasher, however after cleaning it is a good idea to apply a small amount of cooking oil to the grate then bake the grate in an oven at 350F for 10 minutes. This baking process protects the finish of the grate.Burners can be cleaned with vinegar or ammonia. Do not use...

Haier - Electric Cooktop Recommended Settings

All these settings are recommended without the element being preheated. A range of heat settings is listed because the actual setting depends on:Type and quality of panType, quantity and temperature of the foodElement used and cook’s preferences Type of Food Heat Setting Melting butter, chocolate LO...

Haier - Cooking Products Rating Plate Location

The model and serial number is located on the product's rating plate. The most common location for the tag is at the rear of the unit. Other locations include:Electric RangesOn the front frame on the top left side, just inside the oven cavity.Gas RangesFacing the back of the range, at the top ri...

Haier - Range Gas Burner Pan Sizing

For lower gas consumption and a better result, use flat-bottomed saucepans with a diameter matching the diameter of the burner. Avoid the flame coming up around the sides of the saucepan. Recommendations:As soon as liquid starts to boil, turn the flame down to a level sufficient to maintain boiling....

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