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How to clean the control knob and control panel

IMPORTANT: Before cleaning, make sure all controls are off and the warming drawer and the drawer accessories are cool. Always follow label instructions on cleaning products.

  • Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested first unless otherwise noted.

  • Food spills containing acids, such as vinegar and tomato, should be cleaned as soon as the entire appliance is cool. These spills may affect the finish.

Control Knob and Control Panel

  • Do not use steel wool, abrasive cleansers or oven cleaner.

  • Do not soak knob.

  • When replacing knob, make sure knob is in the Off position.

Cleaning Method:

  • Soap and water. 

  • Pull knob straight away from control panel to remove.

  • Wash, rinse and dry with a soft cloth.

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