Cooktop Articles and Videos

These cooktop articles and how-to videos from Sears PartsDirect can help you use your cooktop effectively and safely. From how to clean your glass or gas cooktop to how an induction cooktop works, we have the advice and tips to keep the meals coming. And, check out our cooktop repair help for troubleshooting guidance and step-by-step repair instructions.

How to Care for a Radiant Cooktop Video

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How to Care for a Radiant Cooktop Video

Learn how to choose cookware for a glass cooktop range and how to clean the cooktop with a non-abrasive cleaner.

Common Cooktop Parts Glossary

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Common Cooktop Parts Glossary

Learn the function of the different parts on your gas or electric cooktop.

Cooktop Common Questions

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Cooktop Common Questions

These common questions can help you make the most of your cooktop.

Sealed Burners Repair and Cleaning Video

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Sealed Burners Repair and Cleaning Video

Learn how to repair and clean a sealed burner on the cooktop or range.

Tips for Using an Induction Cooktop

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Tips for Using an Induction Cooktop

Here’s what you should know if you’re using an induction cooktop.

How Does an Induction Cooktop Work Video

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How Does an Induction Cooktop Work Video

See how an induction cooktop works and what the benefits of using an induction cooktop are.

Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

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Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

See where you should look when trying to locate the model tag on a kitchen or laundry appliance.

How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

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How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.

How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

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How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working.

Choosing the Best Cookware for Your Glass Cooktop

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Choosing the Best Cookware for Your Glass Cooktop

Find out how to tell if you need new pots and pans and which type will work best with your cooktop.

How to Clean a Glass Cooktop Video

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How to Clean a Glass Cooktop Video

Find out how to clean the glass cooktop on your range or cooktop to keep it looking new.

Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

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Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

Learn some of the most common symbols found in a wiring diagram and what they mean.

How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

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How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

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Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.