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Cleaning control knobs and the control panel

Cleaning Control Knobs:

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

  • Pull knobs straight away from control panel to remove.
  • To avoid damage to the cooktop controls, do not use steel wool, abrasive cleansers or oven cleaner.
  • To avoid damage, do not soak knobs.
  • Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested first unless otherwise noted.
  • When replacing knobs, make sure knobs are in the Off position. On some models, do not remove seals under knobs.

Cleaning Control Panel: 

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

  • To avoid damage to the control panel, do not use abrasive cleaners, steel-wool pads, gritty washcloths or abrasive paper towels.
  • Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested first unless otherwise noted.
  • affresh® Kitchen and Appliance Cleaner
  • Glass Control Panel: Glass cleaner and soft cloth or sponge: Apply glass cleaner to soft cloth or sponge, not directly on panel.

affresh® cleaners are available at many retailers. Find one here.