Maytag CWG4600 User Manual

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Installation of the appliance must conform with local
codes or, if no codes exist, with the current National
Fuel Gas Code. Installation and adjustment of the
appliance must be performed ONLY by a qualified
installer or service technician in accordance with the
Installation Instructions. See accompanying
Installation Instructions.

Have the installer show you the location of the gas
shut off valve and how to shut it off in an emergency.

Be certain all packing materials are removed from the
oven before operating to prevent fire or smoke
damage should the packing material ignite.

Observe all instructions for minimum clearances to
any combustible surfaces. These should be in
accordance with information on the rating plate and
with national fire laws.

If the appliance is installed near a window, proper
precautions should be taken to prevent the curtains
from blowing over the burners
creating a FIRE HAZARD.

Gas Type

All models are adjustable for use with NATURAL or
LP (bottled) gas. An appliance adjusted for one type
of gas cannot be used with other type until
adjustments are made by a qualified service

Gas Odor

If gas odor is detected, cut off the gas supply to the
appliance. Then, call your installer or local gas
company to have the leak checked. Never use a
match or other flame to locate a gas leak.


Electrical supply must be disconnected before
servicing appliance.

Do not repair or replace any part of your appliance
unless specifically recommended in this manual. All
other servicing should be referred to a qualified


1. Turn oven controls off immediately.
2. Smother fire or flame with a dry chemical, or

foam-type extinguisher, or baking soda. Do not
use water on a grease fire.

3. If the fire is in the oven, smother it by closing

the oven door.


Misuse of appliance doors, such as stepping, leaning
or sitting on the door, may result in possible tipping
of the appliance, breakage of door and serious

CAUTION: Do not use an appliance as a step stool
to cabinets above.

Keep area around appliance clear and free from
combustible materials, gasoline, and other flammable
vapors and materials.

In the event of a prolonged power failure, the oven
CANNOT be operated during a power failure.

Never use your oven to warm or heat the room. No
cooking appliance should ever be used as a space
heater. This instruction is based on safety



Read all instructions before using this appliance. The following instructions are based on safety
considerations and must be strictly followed to eliminate the potential risks of fire, electric shock or
personal injury.

WARNING: If the information in this
manual is not followed exactly, a fire or
explosion may result causing property
damage, personal injury or death.

– Do not store or use gasoline or other

flammable vapors and liquids in the
vicinity of this or any other appliance.


• Do not try to light any appliance
• Do not touch any electrical switch;

do not use any phone in your building.

• Immediately call your gas supplier

from a neighbor’s phone. Follow the
gas supplier’s instructions.

• If you cannot reach your gas supplier,

call the fire department.

– Installation and service must be

performed by a qualified installer, service
agency or the gas supplier.