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Cleaning a non self cleaning oven....

I have the spray stuff that says to let it sit 12 hours and wipe away. Do I pull the coils( things that turn red on the bottom) out before spraying it?

I can't find my owners book and I've googled it...nada. How do you clean your non self cleaning oven? Also, do you unplug it first?

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texasgurl33

Asked by texasgurl33 at 9:38 AM on Dec. 22, 2012 in Home & Garden

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  • No,those are not removable like the burner coils
    yes,unplug
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:41 AM on Dec. 22, 2012

  • Baking soda and water, like ths:


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BT6vx0E7Xs0


    The chemicals make the house smell for days and make the food taste like them for a while, too, depending what you cook after you clean the oven.

    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 9:44 AM on Dec. 22, 2012

  • NP, Thanks so much. I never think of YouTube and had no clue about the chemical taste.

    I feel like such a dumbass these days, butterfly. I spent 20 minutes looking at the coil thingies trying to figure out how they come out. Lol.
    texasgurl33

    Comment by texasgurl33 (original poster) at 9:52 AM on Dec. 22, 2012

  • That wouldn't have been good. Try to clean it,and end up breaking it! :P
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 10:46 AM on Dec. 22, 2012

  • Bump
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 2:57 PM on Jan. 2, 2013

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