You will need
- - rubber gloves;
- - gas key;
- - toothbrush;
- - capacity.
Before the dismantling of individual parts of the gas plate shut off the gas valve and disconnect the gas hose going from the plate. All actions should be performed in protective gloves as required safety.
Check that all knobs of the gas plate was installed in the shutdown mode. To remove the handle plate, slightly pull it towards you and slowly pull out of the groove. In modern models of gas stoves swivel arm consists of a circular cylinder, washer nozzle, which caused the division, and a spring connecting the cylinder and the washer. To remove the handle carefully to not break. Otherwise, you will need to buy and install a new swivel mechanism.
All rotary mechanisms that need to be cleaned, fold in a container of hot water. Add a small amount of cleaning solution. Experts recommend to use special means for cleaning cookers or regular soap solution. Not to wash the rotary arm containing the chlorine drugs, as they may damage the enamel coating and the inscription on the handle.
Swivel arm needs some time to stand in water that had accumulated on them everyday dirt, old grease spots and other dirt moved. The extent of contamination, the water should be changed. Soft toothbrush and brush pen on all sides, especially the hard to reach places (reliefs, gaps, notches).
Carefully remove dirt from those parts of the control panel of the gas plate, with swivel arm. Let the handles of the plate and the surface to dry thoroughly, then gently install the removable mechanisms on the same place.
Connect the hose to the stove, open the gas supply and check for proper installation details. If the handle bar went into recess until the end, it will not work. Repair of defects. You can now use the gas stove.
On a gas stove, stainless steel can develop dark spots. You can't remove them cleaning, because pollution will not disappear, but only change the hue – it will become opaque. For such cases it is recommended to use special solutions for stainless steel surfaces.
Chromed and enameled handles easy to clean from dirt, liquid detergent solution. Aluminum parts better handle with a soft cloth moistened with vegetable oil. Traces of oil are removed with any cleanser containing alcohol.