January 27, 2016

How to clean a glass cooktop video

By Sears PartsDirect staff
How to clean a glass cooktop.
How to clean a glass cooktop.

Glass cooktops can scratch easily if you use the wrong cookware or if you clean them incorrectly. In this video from Sears PartsDirect, we show you how to scrape off burned-on spills and let you know which cleaning products are safe to use to buff and polish the surface.

Looking for cooktop cleaning products? Check out this selection of cleaners and tools to help you clean the goo from your cooktop. If your looking for troubleshooting advice or repair guides, our repair help for electric and gas cooktops and ranges has you covered.

If you have a gas range, this video will show you how to clean the grates and burners on your cooktop.

Symptoms for electric cooktops

Main causes: broken surface element, surface element switch failure, control system problem, surface element limiter switch failure

Repair guides for electric cooktops

How to replace a coil surface element on an electric cooktop

Easily replace a coil surface element in 15 minutes or less by following these step-by-step instructions.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
November 20, 2014
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace the glass top on an electric cooktop

Don't use a cracked or damage glass cooktop—replace it, using these instructions to guide you.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace a radiant element on an electric cooktop

Follow these step-by-step instructions to replace a damaged radiant element on your electric cooktop when the element won’t heat when it receives voltage from the control.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less

Articles and videos for electric cooktops

April 27, 2016

How to care for a radiant cooktop video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

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

January 27, 2016

How to clean a glass cooktop video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

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

December 3, 2015

Choosing the best cookware for your glass cooktop

By Sears PartsDirect staff

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