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Crackling - Electric Cooktop

Possible Solutions

Is cookware made of different materials being used?

This sound occurs when cookware is used that consists of different materials. The noise is caused by vibrations in the joint faces between the different layers. It may change depending on the amount and type of food being cooked

Refer to the Owner's Manual for more information on cookware.

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