Cooktop Installed Above Wall Oven Compatibility
- Can an Electric, Induction, or Gas Cooktop be installed above a Wall Oven?
- Can a Wall Oven be installed beneath an Electric, Induction, or Gas Cooktop?
- Design and installation specifications for installing Wall Oven beneath Electric, Induction, or Gas Cooktop
- Installation and design specifications for installing Electric, Induction, or Gas Cooktop above Wall Oven
An Electric, Induction, or Gas Cooktop can be installed above a wall oven:
- 1/4" clearance is required between all cooktops and wall ovens. Clearance is measured from the bottom of the cooktop burner box.
- The Teppanyaki Module requires a minimum 7/8" from the bottom of the unit to any material below (including a wall oven).
- Typically the width of the cooktop and wall oven is the same to give the design a more balanced appearance.
- The size of the cooktop can be different than the size of the wall oven. However, the electrical/gas connection for the cooktop typically fits within the back/rear recessed area of the wall oven. If the cooktop is smaller than the oven, the electrical/gas connection will not align with the oven recess and could affect clearances.
- To prevent installation issues when installing a different-sized cooktop over a different-sized wall oven, pay detailed attention to installation and design specifications.
- Some wall oven models have a cutout to make space for the electrical hookups of a cooktop installed above it. Not all models feature this. Refer to the product installation guide for model-specific details.
- For CG365C Contemporary Gas Cooktops, refer to CG365C Contemporary Gas Cooktop Installed Above Wall Oven for more information.
- Rangetop units (SRT) cannot be installed over a wall oven. The height needed would make using the rangetop very difficult, and Wolf does not have installation specifications for this application.
- To see what units pair well together, refer to the Wolf Design Guide or to Reveal, the custom specification tool, for design specifications.
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