Originally Posted by jessicacarr
top part of my oven. I moved into a new apartment, and the top part of the oven was overlooked and not cleaned. This is an electric oven, not gas, so the coil at the top blocks any kind of ez access to scrub above it...which is black from all the gunk. Will not use it like this and must clean it. How to get past the coil?
Thanks for your help :)
I am unsure of other stoves, but the coil at the top should usually be hinged on a flange, so lifted.
I find a Scotchbrite pad, wetted then dipped in something vaguely resembling Vim, will remove most gunk. Or, what about the time honoured Brillo pad?