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Gas Cooktop Knobs Hot to the Touch or Melted


  • Wolf Cooktop knob melting
  • Heat damage to control knobs
  • Cooktop knobs damaged
  • Cooktop knob hot to the touch


  • Large pan on high heat for a long duration next to controls
  • Using burners closest to knobs for canning


Damage may occur when using oversized cookware on high heat for extended periods of time on the burners closest to the control knobs.

  • Oversized cookware could make the knobs extremely hot to the touch.
  • Canning on the burners closest to the control knobs may also cause damage.
  • Use the other burners on the unit for these tasks.
  • Genuine Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Cove parts are available by calling the Factory Certified Parts Distributor in your area. Only filters and cleaners are available for online purchase in the Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Cove Store. Other parts are not available for purchase online. Use Locator to find the Parts Distributor for your area.

Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.


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