Cooktop use, Warning – Maytag W10238819A User Manual
The control knobs can be set to anywhere between HIGH and
LOW. Push in and turn to setting.
The surface cooking area will glow red when an element is on. It
may cycle on and off to maintain the selected heat level.
Use cookware about the same size as the surface cooking area.
Cookware should not extend more than ½" (1.3 cm) outside the
Cleaning off the cooktop before and after each use will help keep it
free from stains and provide the most even heating.
Cooktop On Indicator Light
The Cooktop On indicator light is located on the console panel.
When any control knob on the console panel is turned on, the
Cooktop On indicator light will glow.
Hot Surface Indicator Light
On ceramic glass models, the hot surface indicator light is located
on the console panel.
The hot surface indicator light will glow as long as any surface
cooking area is too hot to touch, even after the surface cooking
area is turned off.
Dual Cooking Zone (on some models)
The Dual Cooking Zone offers flexibility depending on the size of
the cookware. Single size can be used in the same way as a regular
element. The dual size combines both the single and outer element
and is recommended for larger size cookware.
1. Press CONVECT BAKE.
2. Press TEMP/TIME “+” or “-” keypads to set a temperature other than 350°F (175°C) in
5° increments between 170°F and 525°F (75°C and 275°C).
3. Press START.
4. To change the temperature repeat Step 2. Press START or wait 5 seconds for the change to
5. Press CANCEL when finished.
Food must be at serving temperature before placing it in the warmed oven.
1. Press KEEP WARM.
2. Temperature is set at 170°F (75°C) for 60 minutes (1.00 hours).
3. Press START.
4. Press CANCEL when finished.
Timed Cooking allows the oven to be set to turn on at a certain time of day, cook for a set length
of time, and/or shut off automatically. Delay start should not be used for foods such as breads
and cakes because they may not bake properly.
To set a Timed Cook or a Delayed Timed Cook see “Timed Cooking” section.
The Delay Start keypad is used to enter the starting time for an oven function with a delayed
The Start pad begins any oven function. If Start is not pressed within 5 seconds, “PUSH”
appears in the display. If start is not pressed within 1 minute after pressing a keypad, the
function is canceled and the time of day is displayed.
The Cancel keypad stops any function except the Clock, Kitchen Timer, and Oven Control
The “+” or “-” keypads are used to adjust time and temperature settings.
Turn off all controls when done cooking.
Failure to do so can result in death or fire.
REMEMBER: When range is in use or (on some models)
during the Self-Cleaning cycle, the entire cooktop area may