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GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop - PGP986SETSS

Abt Model: PGP986SS | UPC Code: 084691230977
Regular Price $1399.00
$1098.90
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5 Sealed Burners/ Deep-recessed cooktop/ 20,000 BTU tri-ring burner/ Matte Black Heavy-Cast Grates/ LED backlit knobs/ Electronic Ignition System/ Stainless Steel Finish
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GE Profile 36" Stainless Steel Built-In Gas Cooktop, Model PGP986SS

Features:

  • Deep-recessed cooktop
    Deep-recessed cooktop contains spills in one area that’s easy to wipe clean
  • Sealed cooktop burners
    Burner elements are sealed to the cooktop to keep foods and liquid contained on the cooktop, making cleaning painless
  • 20,000 BTU tri-ring burner
    Three-in-one burner is designed for accelerated boiling and gentle simmering
  • Precise Simmer burner
    Allows for low, even heat distribution that is ideal for delicate foods and sauces
  • Matte Black Heavy-Cast Grates
    Premium cast-iron offers superior performance
  • LED backlit knobs
    Sleek LED backlit knobs indicate when burners are on

Specifications:

General
Cooktop Burner Type 5 Sealed
Cooktop Surface Deep Stainless Steel
Ignition System Electronic
All-Purpose Burners (2) 9,100 BTU
High Output Burner (1) 11,000 BTU
Precise Simmer Burner (1) 5,000 BTU
Tri-Ring Burner (1) 20,000 BTU / 140F degree simmer
Control Type Manual
Simmer (1-9) Hi
Cooktop Control Features Child Lock
Griddle Control
Control Location Front Center
Cooktop Burner Grate Features Continuous Grates
Dishwasher Safe
Matte Black
Self-Clean
Cooktop Burner Grate Material Heavy Cast
Fuel Type Natural Gas (factory set)
Valves (Degree of Turn) 270
Griddle Cast Iron
Appearance
Color Appearance Stainless Steel
Control Knobs Dishwasher Safe
Stainless Steel Appearance (Weighted)
White LED Backlit
Power / Ratings
Burner BTU Ratings (000's/BTU) - LP Gas (1) 15.0; (1) 10.0; (2) 9.1; (1) 5.0
Burner BTU Ratings (000's/BTU) - Natural Gas (1) 20.0; (1) 11.0; (2) 9.1; (1) 5.1
Volts/Hertz/Amps 120V; 60Hz; 5A

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 3-1/4"
  • Width: 36"
  • Depth: 20-3/4"
  • Cabinet Width: 36"
  • Cutout Dimensions (W x D): 33-7/8" x 19-1/8"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 49 lbs
  • Shipping: 54 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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  • The GE PGP986SETSS Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
 
Appliance TypeGas Cooktops
Amps15A
Cooktop Size36
Fuel TypeGas
Number of Cooking Zones5
Built-In DowndraftNo
InductionNo
Height (inches)3.25
Width (inches)36
Depth (inches)20.75
Cutout Width (inches)33.88
Cutout Depth (inches)19.13
Control LocationFront
Automatic Shut-OffNo
StyleSealed
Ignition TypeElectronic
ADA CompliantYes
Voltage120 V
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop
 
4.3

(based on 336 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (220)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (67)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (24)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to clean (4)
  • Heats up quickly (4)
  • High powered burners (4)
  • Large surface area (3)
  • Simple controls (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Sauteing (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Product AND It Fits My Space!

We had to replace a 30+ year old stainless steel cook top. It was top of the line when new, but the manufacturer was bought out years ago, and it was an odd...Read complete review

We had to replace a 30+ year old stainless steel cook top. It was top of the line when new, but the manufacturer was bought out years ago, and it was an odd size, between 30 and 36 inches. Because of drawers and cabinets beneath the counter on each side, we had minimal space to work with to accommodate a wider cook top. We wanted a 36-inch, and this GE model was one of the few cook tops that would fit without major cabinet renovations. We are extremely pleased with the GE Profile PGP976SETSS. It looks great and performs superbly. We love the big, 17,000 burner, which really heats up a big pot or kettle in a hurry, and we also are impressed with the tiny little flame that is possible on the simmer burner. Of course, even the simmer burner, when placed on high, probably provides more heat than the old cook top we replaced. I like the ability to use different sized burners for different purposes. It is also very convenient to be able to slide pots all over the surface grates. A nice feature is the little light behind the knob when the burner is turned on. We noticed how useful that is when we had one of the burners turned down so low it was difficult to see the flame. Without the behind-the-knob indicator, we might have forgotten the burner was on at all. Having just cleaned the area under the top of my old cook top, which was made in the days before sealed burners, I appreciate how much easier it is to keep this unit clean. I let some pasta water get a little over eager, and it spilled over. Later, after dinner, I cleaned it up so the surface looks good as new. Last night, I had droplets of oil splatter the stainless steel surface, and they cleaned up easily as well. The nice man who installed the cook top had advised me to spray the surface with a good quality stainless steel cleaner before using it, sort of like "seasoning" a cast iron skillet, to make future clean ups easier. That turned out to be excellent advice. My husband and I both love this cook top. Although it was installed only recently -- July 2 -- we have used it quite a lot already. We recommend it highly.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Useless side burners....sooo dissapointed!!

This cooktop was supossed to be an upgrade in our new home and is useless.... It takes forever to cook anything on the side burners. The only one that works is the...Read complete review

This cooktop was supossed to be an upgrade in our new home and is useless.... It takes forever to cook anything on the side burners. The only one that works is the middle one. The grates are to high for the four side burners. Someone at GE should try to cook an egg in a regular T-Fal pan and will see that it takes forever to heat and cook on a regular pan. The pan never gets hot enough. It only wastes gas and time. I cannot believe the failure in the design. What is the point of having a 5 burner cooktop and only use the middle one? Maybe They put the high grates to accomodate the big burner and forgot about the other four. I already called my builder and will ask for a replacement if they cannot fix the problem. So dissapointed the cooktop looks great but is useless unless they replace the grates or adjust the intensity of the flames. I wrote to GE I hope they can help me. Many reviews complain about the same thing.

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4.0

GE Cooktop

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from Frisco, TX, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

This GE Cooktop is great. 5 burners are so great..

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5.0

Range kicks butt.

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from Goodyear, AZ, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

This is the second time that I have owned this range top and I have to say it is by far the best cook top I've ever owned.

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4.0

Great bargain!

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from Oakland, CA, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

I really like the fact that it is easy to clean. It does not look as high end as I would have liked. But it's nice for the money.

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5.0

Love the large burner

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from St. Louis, MO, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

I love the lighted control knobs, the heavy duty grates and the large format burner. It looks very high end with out the high end price.

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5.0

Looks great!

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from La Habra, CA, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

It looks great but can't really comment on how it works yet since it was just installed yesterday, but I'm excited to start using it.

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5.0

great looking top

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from Napa, CA, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

The gas top is very nice got a deep pan and with the 5 burners gives it a great look. Been using the top for about a week and love it. Wife is very happy with the top.

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5.0

So Sleek!

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from Arkansas, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

I bought this cooktop 2 months ago. We love to cook and this has more space than we know what to do with. I especially love how easy it is to clean with 3 separate grill grates and the stainless finish. Also, the grill lines are complimentary to our kitchen design without being bulky and overpowering, plus the backlit knobs show when the gas is on.

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4.0

Solid performance

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from Davis, CA, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

We have had the stovetop for about 6 months. It has a large spill area under the burners, much larger than the last generation. The continuous grate is very useful. The burners adjust well. We got the stainless steel version and it is hard to see the flame or judge its size. A burner pilot light would be helpful as I have left burners on sine it's hard to see the flame. The metal knobs are a big improvement. We washed the grates in the dishwasher-very nice. Overall this is a very cost effective appliance.

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4.0

Good looking

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from Midland, TX, United States

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

I am happy with the overall cooking quality and size of the burners.

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5.0

Great looking and easy to clean!!

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from Scottsville, KY

Comments about GE 36" Stainless Built-In Gas Cooktop:

We installed this same cooktop in our home in Louisville before we sold our house there. It is a dream to cook on and clean up. I loved it so much I bought one just like it to go in our new house.

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