Important safeguards, Save these instructions – GE 169045 User Manual

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When using an electrical appliance, basic precautions should always be followed,
including the following:




• Do not touch the hot surfaces. The

temperature of the door and the outer

surfaces may be high when the toaster

is operating. Always use oven mitts

when handling hot materials, and allow

metal parts to cool down before cleaning.

Allow the units to cool before putting

in or taking off parts. Always use the

handle when moving the unit.

• When the unit is not in use and before

cleaning, unplug the toaster oven from

the wall outlet.

• To protect against the risk of electrical

shock, do not immerse the unit in water

or other liquid.

• Close supervision is always necessary

when this toaster oven is used by or

near children.

• Do not operate any appliance with a

damaged cord or plug or after the appli-

ance malfunctions or has been damaged

in any manner. Return appliance to the

nearest authorized service facility for

examination, repair or adjustment.

• Do not use the attachments not

recommend by manufacturer, they may

cause fire, electronic shock or injury.

• Do not store anything other than

recommended accessories in this oven.

• Do not use outdoors or for commercial

purpose. Do not use this toaster oven

for other than intended use.

• Do not let the cord dangle over the

edge of table or counter, or touch

hot surfaces.

• Do not place the appliance on or near a

hot gas or electric burner or in a heated

oven, for risk of fire.

• A fire may occur if the toaster oven is

covered or touching flammable material,

including curtains, draperies, walls and

the like when in operation. Do not store

any items on top of the appliance during


• Do not place any flammable material

such as paper, cardboard, plastic or any

similar materials that may catch fire in

the toaster oven.

• Do not cover the crumb tray or other

part of the oven with metal foil. This will

cause overheating of the toaster oven.

• Do not put oversized foods, metal foil

packages or utensils in the appliance

for it may create a risk of fire or

electric shock.

• Extreme caution is necessary when

removing the crumb tray or disposing

hot grease or other hot liquids.

• Do not clean with metal scouring pad.

Pieces will break off the pad and touch

electrical parts resulting in a risk of

electrical shock.

• To turn this appliance off, return all the

controls to “OFF” position.

• Extreme caution should be exercised

when using containers other than metal

or glass.

• To reduce the risk of electric shock,

unplug before cleaning crumb tray.