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How to put the glass back in the electrolux oven

How to glue the outer glass of the oven

Please tell me if there is any glue to glue the glass back into the oven door? There’s also a temperature that goes over 200-250 degrees.

When repairing kitchen appliances, you need to choose a sealant with a special composition that has a high degree of adhesion to different materials, was heat-resistant, elastic and, of course, non-toxic. For kitchen appliances, when assembling and repairing it, fit a silicone adhesive sealant Dow Corning Q3-1566. Available as a paste, does not flow, with excellent adhesion, retains elasticity at temperatures from.50 275° C. Suitable for repair of stoves, gas and electric stoves, ovens, etc.д.

Before applying Dow Corning Q3-1566 sealant, clean, degrease and dry surfaces well, then apply a thin layer of sealant and glue the glass. Avoid tilting the glass at all, even the slightest tilting when heating the oven can cause it to burst.

I have seen RTV 118Q silicone adhesive sealant on sale with a note: “Can be used in food equipment. Similar properties to the above-mentioned, it perfectly glues glass, metal, hard plastic, silicone rubber. Recommended for use up to 260°C.

200-250 degrees. this is the working temperature, and in fact the oven heats up to a higher temperature, all the more so when carrying out such work in a thermal environment must also take into account the heat resistance with a margin.

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From my own experience, I say that tried to glue the glass on the instant type of glue with a heat-resistant protection, it did not last a week, the glass fell off.

I was advised to buy this kind of glue, for the purpose of gluing parts in a thermal environment

It can withstand 1100 degrees, made in Germany, but unfortunately, to buy this glue could not, and order it over the Internet a long and expensive, especially since it was not much, but there is a whole tube and less than the volume is not.

I read on the Internet that you can glue it to the sealant, which is used when installing exhaust systems on the car. Took a tube of glue at the service station to repair cars, and it was able to glue the glass in the oven.

That’s exactly what I used, manufactured by Wurth.

Preliminary carefully degreased the surface with alcohol (probably will do and solvent, but I did not have it in stock, to buy for this procedure was not profitable, and alcohol a little went). Sealant applied with a wooden stick and tried to press it into the surface, first on the body of the door and then on the glass. After applying sealant to both surfaces, installed the glass.

The mistake I made (and maybe it’s better glued) was applying too much glue, because it squeezed out from all the gaps, I had to remove it immediately along the contour, because if it had hardened, it would not cut. Removing the glue smeared the edges, it’s very sticky and hard to wipe off, so there were smeared areas around.

Minus the use of sealant exhaust system is that it is visible, as it has a white color, and after drying and using the oven even yellowed, but there is a plus, the time of use is 1.5 years, while the glass holds, though from the inside, I fastened it to special bolts to maintain, perhaps they do not give the glued surface collapse.

It’s not uncommon to see questions online, on various forums, that involve broken or cracked glass in a gas stove oven. Fortunately, there are quite a few ways to glue glass.

When is it necessary to glue glass

Most ovens have two or three panes of glass. All oven panes are heat resistant, but despite the high heat resistance over time from frequent changes in temperature, it may well lose its strength and crumble. Or over time, constant exposure to high temperatures (especially in pyrolysis ovens), exposure to grease, fumes, and detergents on the original adhesive. sealant it loses its original properties and the glass simply comes off.

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Synopsis! Also the cause of destruction can be mechanical damage. A knock with a metal object, warping of the door, or a scratch from a pot or other kitchen utensils can cause the glass in a gas or electric oven to shatter.

The oven door and its gasket. Electrolux EKC603505X instruction manual

Clean the hob more thoroughly and deeply using oven cleaner.

Oven door and gasket

the oven door, we recommend that you remove the door.

1) Open the oven door fully

the oven door in the reverse order of its attachment to the cabinet (see “7. Figure. 1);

the small levers on both hinges (see Figure 2). Never open the door as shown in the diagram in Figure 2);

Grasp the door left and right

and slowly lift it half-closed (see the. Figure.3);

Carefully remove the door by pulling on the

Lay it on a stable, level surface

Only use a soft cloth dampened with warm water. Never use harsh abrasives.

The door of the oven back in place, following the procedure described above in reverse order of.

DO NOT clean the door until the glass panes have cooled. glass panel may shatter if not removed.

If there are cracks or deep scratches on the glass panel, it means a decrease in the strength of the glass, in which case its

How to remove the hinges

You only need to remove an oven hinge if it is too tight or if it opens too loosely. First the same steps are performed as when separating the glass part, but then the additional fasteners are unscrewed. During the process, the body is divided into several parts, one of which contains the hinges.

On close inspection, you may notice a loose spring or a broken part of the hinge. In both cases, these parts will have to be removed and replaced. As a rule, in the ovens manufactured by Ariston, Burning, Electrolux, Samsung, Bosch, each hinge can be installed on both sides.

A few rules must be observed to avoid breaking these elements:

  • Take your time when unscrewing and removing the hinges. When force is applied, these parts can be broken, damaging the body of the oven as well.
  • Before removing the hinges, you need to make sure that each screw is unscrewed, otherwise when you move the remaining fasteners will bend, and will become unusable.
  • When removing the door, do not exert too much force, since the construction is designed so that all parts can be removed easily. The presence of resistance indicates the wrong direction of movement.

To learn more about the process, it is worth watching the video.

How to remove the hinges

You have to remove the oven hinge only if it is too tight or if it opens too loosely. First perform the same steps as when you separate the glass part, but then there is unscrewing the additional fasteners. During the process, the casing is divided into several parts, one of which contains the hinges.

With close observation, you can notice a relaxed spring or a broken part of the hinges. In both cases, these parts will need to be removed and replaced. As a rule, in ovens manufactured by Ariston, Burning, Electrolux, Samsung, Bosch, each hinge can be installed on both sides.

In order not to break these elements, it is necessary to follow a few rules:

  • Take your time when unscrewing and removing the hinges. If force is applied to these parts, they can break, damaging the body of the oven as well.
  • Before you remove the hinges, you need to make sure that each screw is unscrewed, otherwise when you move the remaining fasteners will bend, and will be in disrepair.
  • When separating the door, you do not have to exert much effort, because the construction is designed so that all its parts can be removed with ease. Resistance indicates the wrong direction of movement.

To learn more about the process, it is worth watching the video.

Electrolux oven. How to remove the glass from the door

Glass clogged. How to wash it? Is it really necessary to unscrew the door and completely disassemble everything?

The door can be removed. Disassembled according to the instructions.

The main thing here is proper assembly! The slightest misalignment or over tighten screws. The glass will break when heated.

Chepik The slightest misalignment or you over tighten the screws. the heat will cause the glass to burst.

Uh. Pardon me, what screws are we talking about??? The door in Electroluxes comes off in one piece with three clicks (you need to hinge a couple of wings on the latches at the bottom), and the panes are removed even without taking the door off. you just press on both sides in a special place on the upper plastic that connects all the panes, it slides up and the panes are open and accessible, I don’t want to.)))

Kimberly wrote : Eh. Pardon me, what screws are we talking about??

We do not know the model, so let the screws!

Chepik wrote : We don’t know the model, so let the screws be!

Sometimes on Kaisers, the windows themselves fly out. ))))

Chepik. Hmm, that makes sense.)) Input from the author is really not enough. But I remember my amazement the first time I had to rewash the insides of three panes of glass on my in-box, and it turned out to be primitive to the gnashing of teeth. Although I have also armed myself with screwdrivers.

Kimberly wrote : There really isn’t much input from the author.

We do not really draw answers for TC, in general, 120 people have visited this page.So everyone should know about the screws. who visited this page. Your recommendation will help others.

Wow, it turns out there are answers here!

Where can I see the plate number?? Pull back and behind? Or where it’s closer? And can you tell me more about where to press on the door to remove the glass upside down.

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I suspected it should be simple. If you only know what to do.

helper2008 wrote: Wow, it turns out there are answers here!

Where can I see the number on this stove?? Pulling back and in the back? Or somewhere closer? And can you tell me where to press on the door to pull the glass upwards?

I suspected it should be easy. If you only know what to do.

The oven is so old I don’t even have the paperwork for it? The instructions Lux usually describes in detail how to remove the door, how to disassemble it (if for this model is possible). And no screws need to be unscrewed usually. The model name (starting with three letters, usually EOB) or PNC (eleven digits) product code can be found on a label attached to the recess where the door enters (usually on the left side). Unless, of course, it has been peeled off during use. Then search for instructions by model or PNC on the Lux website.

How to remove the glass from the oven?

To remove the oven door, point it upwards and pull it horizontally, after which it can be easily detached from the cabinet. Make sure you take its weight into account to avoid breaking the glass or damaging yourself.

In addition to commercially available cleaners, the most difficult to clean grease can be removed with a mixture of water and baking soda. Wipe the glass with a cloth soaked in hot water to remove the grease, and apply the mixture (300 g of baking soda per 100 ml of water). Leave the compound on the glass for fifteen minutes.

How to glue glass in the oven?

I advise to stop at the glue sealant Dow Corning Q3-1566, it says “for kitchen appliances” and even the glass in the oven is shown. This adhesive sealant can withstand temperatures up to 350 degrees in the oven just the right temperature.

Steam cleaning. all Hansa ovens can be cleaned using the Steam Clean function, which causes grease and dirt to soften. It is sufficient to pour 50 mg of water on one of the trays and turn on the normal heating function (bottom heater), setting the heating temperature to 50°C.

Causes of damage

Even if you have an expensive, high quality and sufficiently durable stove, the oven glass may still break. There may be several reasons for this fact:

  • Failure. Modern models are manufactured to strict standards, and manufacturing defects are quite rare, but sometimes such a problem also occurs. For example, during manufacture, the sheet was not hardened enough. If the breakage was caused by a defect, the glass on the oven will be replaced under warranty. But if it broke or burst after a couple of years of heavy use, then you should not hope for a free replacement.
  • Improper transportation. Technology in transit is often damaged due to improper securing or complete lack of fixation in the body. Also mechanical damage can be the fault of the movers during loading and unloading. And it’s a good thing if you noticed it right away and asked for reimbursement and the mover agreed to pay for the damage without any questions. But most often, the handles for the gas stove and other broken parts have to buy themselves.
  • Incorrect installation. It can provoke the wrong position of the technique, which will inevitably lead to damage to the surface of the glass.
  • Improper operation. Even tempered glass breaks when exposed to temperature changes. This happens when cold water gets on the heated door. For example, you’re cooking a roast chicken and you put an extra container of water in, or you’re steaming vegetables. Also cracks easily appear if you wash the oven immediately after cooking while the appliance is still hot.

What you need before and how to replace the glass in the oven?

Immediately before starting to replace the glass of the oven, you should de-energize the device, turn off the gas supply. This will make the process as safe as possible for health and life.

Remember that it is necessary to replace the broken part with the same original or analog production. It does not matter whether you choose the handles for the gas stove or fixing the door, it is better to consult with a store consultant. He will tell you if a particular part fits your model. This is especially true for models that have laminated glass, each of which has its own part number, location, dimension, and other features.

The set of tools for replacing the oven glass may vary slightly, depending on the equipment of a particular brand of hob.

Reassemble?

To install the glass in the door, proceed as follows

  • Open and hold the door. If necessary, bend the safety catches.
  • Install one or both panes of glass depending on the construction of the oven.
  • Reinstall the strips with ventilation holes or glass stops.
  • Screw in the fasteners that hold the side strips or rear panel.

Do not force the glass pane into the grooves, keeping the sides parallel.

Can the inside of the door be cleaned without dismantling it?

If it is impossible or difficult to disassemble the door, you can try to clean the glass without dismantling it.

Do not disassemble and clean through the ventilation holes in the top and bottom of the door. This method is suitable for removing dirt from the end openings, but will be ineffective if there are large smudges on the glass.

How to clean the inside of the oven without taking the door apart, tells you

How to use your Electrolux Oven

To use your Electrolux oven safely and efficiently, you should read the instructions for use as soon as you purchase the appliance. In most cases, this is necessary not only for those who regularly use such appliances, but also for those who have previously used similar appliances from other manufacturers.

The Electrolux oven manual warns you that

  • This appliance is not suitable for use by children or disabled people. For safety, it is necessary to activate a function that will not allow a child to turn on this device.
  • Installation of the Electrolux oven should only be done by professionals.
  • When using it, open the door very carefully. You should be especially careful when using alcohol-containing ingredients.
  • Also, no flammable materials should be stored in the Electrolux cabinet.
  • If you use other electrical appliances near the appliance, keep their wires at a certain distance from the door. This is because the cabinet can get very hot during operation.
  • When cleaning you should not use abrasive substances, as they can cause scratches on the glass, increasing the risk of breaking it.

If you read the manual for your Electrolux oven, you’ll see that it’s very easy to operate.

Using the cabinet

According to the manual, to start using the Electrolux appliance, you must press the recessed knob, which should then come out of the panel. To turn the cabinet on, you just need to select a certain cooking mode.

The photo of the unit clearly shows all the controls in the manual. The temperature is changed by turning a knob, near which the plus and minus are marked.

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Switching off is very simple, you just need to turn the mode knob to the “Off” position.

Switching on the lock, according to the manual, is done by moving the door lock forward. To open the appliance, you need to push this part back into the panel.

How to glue the glass in the oven

Not every product is suitable for this task, because the operating environment is very specific. When choosing an adhesive for the glass of an electric or gas oven, it is important to consider 3 key parameters:

  • The substance can withstand temperatures up to 250 ° C.
  • Vapors are not a threat to occupants in the room and will not be absorbed into food when heated.
  • The product is suitable for gluing glass and metal.

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For example, you can not use car sealant. Although it reliably fixes all types of materials, heating over 100 ° C will not withstand. And the product is not environmentally friendly. When deciding which adhesive to choose, consider the following options.

Dow Corning Q3-1566

Silicone-based sealant is available in a tube of 310 ml. Developed for bonding ferrous metals, aluminum, and glass. It is black, so owners of ovens with white glass and white enamel should be careful. The substance is designed for a constant temperature up to 275 ° C, and briefly withstands heat up to 350 ° C. If your oven heats up to 250 ° C. you can safely use. Those whose appliances can heat up to 300 ° C, will also work, but it is important not to abuse the maximum mode. For use you will need a mounting gun.

Weicon Black Seal

Silicone sealant for bonding glass, metal, ceramics, and other materials. Remains elastic, but does not flow at temperatures up to 250 ° C. The manufacturer allows the heating of 300 ° C for two hours and assures that the tool will withstand such a short-term load. Tensile strength up to 4 N/mm^2 so that the glass sticks “firmly”. With the linear expansion of metal, the sealant has a relative elongation of 500% and supports any deformations without cracking.

A common adhesive among stove builders and natural fireplace makers. Intended for gluing panes of glass to all materials. Comes in a 17 ml tube, so no extra tools are needed for squeezing. Withstands temperatures up to 1100 ° C, so it is suitable for the most powerful ovens.

How to glue glass in the oven

When the glue is bought, you can proceed to repair the door of the oven with your own hands. Consider the step by step instructions, dividing it into preparation and the main process.

You can begin to replace the glass yourself if it breaks. This is a non-warranty case (you can’t prove it wasn’t your fault). If the glass insert just peels off and the warranty hasn’t expired yet, contact the service. everything will be done for free.

Preparing

It is much more convenient to work with the door removed. Most models have the following dismantling scheme:

What to glue the glass in the oven

Not every product is up to the task, since the operating environment is very specific. When choosing an adhesive for the glass of an electric or gas oven, it is important to consider 3 key parameters:

  • The substance can withstand temperatures up to 250 ° C.
  • Vapors do not pose a threat to those in the room, are not absorbed into the food when heated.
  • The product is suitable for gluing glass and metal.

For example, you can not use automotive sealant. Although it reliably fixes all kinds of materials, heating over 100 ° C will not stand. Yes, and the environmental purity of the product is not different. Deciding which glue to choose, consider the following options.

Dow Corning Q3-1566

Silicone-based sealant is available in a 310 ml tube. Developed for gluing ferrous metals, aluminum and glass. It’s black, so owners of ovens with white glass and white enamel should be careful. The substance is designed for a constant temperature up to 275 ° C, and briefly withstands heat up to 350 ° C. If your oven heats up to 250 ° C. you can safely use. Those whose household appliances can heat up to 300 ° C, will also work, but it is important not to abuse the maximum mode. A mounting gun is required for use.

Weicon Black Seal

Silicone sealant for gluing glass, metal, ceramics and other materials. Remains elastic, but does not leak at temperatures up to 250 ° C. The manufacturer allows heating up to 300 ° C for two hours and assures that the product will withstand such a short-term load. Tensile strength up to 4 N/mm^2, so that the glass sticks “firmly”. Under the linear expansion of the metal sealant has a relative elongation of 500% and supports any deformations without cracking.

A common glue among stovemakers and makers of natural fireplaces. Designed to glue glass to any material. Comes in a 17 ml tube, so no tools are needed for squeezing. Withstands temperatures up to 1100 ° C, so it is suitable for the most powerful ovens.

How to glue the glass in the oven

When the glue is purchased, you can begin to repair the oven door with your own hands. Let’s look at the step-by-step instructions, dividing it into preparation and the main process.

Proceed to replace the glass yourself can, if it is broken. This is not a warranty case (it is impossible to prove that you are not to blame). If the glass insert just peeled off, and the warranty has not yet expired, contact the service. everything will be done for free.

Preparing

It is much more convenient to work with the door removed. Most models have the following removal procedure:

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