Kenmore Oven Racks [How To, Guide]

If your Kenmore oven racks are dirty and you want to get them back to their former glory again, this article is for you. We will show you how to clean Kenmore oven racks and a few other things.

How To Clean Kenmore Oven Racks

Below, we show you three different ways to clean your Kenmore oven racks.

1st Method

With this first method, you will need detergent. Follow the steps listed below to clean your Kenmore oven racks with detergent…

Step 1: Take out the racks from the oven.

Step 2: Get a towel and spread it on the bottom of your bathtub so that the racks don’t damage it.

Step 3: Place the racks on the towel.

Step 4: Sprinkle some detergent over the racks.

Step 5: Plug the bathtub drain and submerge the racks in the hottest water possible.

Step 6: Dissolve a cup of detergent in some water and pour it over the racks.

Step 7: Leave the racks in the water overnight.

Step 8: The next day, get a sponge and scrub the racks.

Step 9: Rinse the racks with some cool water.

Step 10: Place the racks on a towel to dry.

Step 11: One the racks are dry, return them to the oven.

Watch the video below for a visual of how to clean your Kenmore oven racks.

See also  Frigidaire Microwave Door [Issues & Solutions]

2nd Method

For this second method, you will need a store bought oven cleaner. Follow the steps listed below to clean your Kenmore oven racks using a store bought oven cleaner…

Step 1: Spread some clingfilm on a flat surface. Make sure the clingfilm is enough to wrap the racks.

Step 2: Open the oven door and take out the racks.

Step 3: Place the racks on the clingfilm wrap.

Step 4: Get the oven cleaner.

Step 5: Spray the oven cleaner on the racks keeping your face at a distance as you do so.

Step 6: Wrap the racks with the clingfilm.

Step 7: Leave the racks to sit overnight.

Step 8: The next day, unwrap the racks from the clingfilm.

Step 9: Put on some gloves to prevent any burns or irritation from the oven cleaner.

Step 10: Scrub the racks with a sponge.

Step 11: Place the racks in a bowl of warm soapy water. This is to get rid of the oven cleaner smell.

Step 12: Rinse the racks with some cool water.

Step 13: Place the racks on a towel to dry.

Step 14: Once the racks are dry, slide them back into the oven and shut the door.

Watch the video below for a visual of how to clean your Kenmore oven racks using a store bought oven cleaner.

3rd Method

This method requires the least effort of the three. For this method, you will need some ammonia. Below, we have listed the steps you need to follow in order to clean your Kenmore oven racks with ammonia…

See also  Kitchenaid Oven Temperature [How To, Issues & Solutions]

Step 1: Get a large plastic bag.

Step 2: Open the door of your Kenmore oven.

Step 3: Take out the racks and slide them into the plastic bag.

Step 4: Pour some ammonia in the plastic bag. You don’t need to submerge the racks in the ammonia.

Step 5: Tie the bag and keep it outside overnight.

Step 6: The next day, put on some gloves before you take out the racks.

Step 7: Untie the bag and remove the racks.

Step 8: Scrub the dirt off the racks using a soft sponge. The dirt should come off without so much effort.

Step 9: Wash the racks in a bowl of warm soapy water to get rid of any ammonia residue.

Step 10: Rinse the racks with some cool water.

Step 11: Place the racks on a towel to dry.

Step 12: Once the racks are dry, return them to the oven.

Read this article: How To Clean A Kenmore Oven [Detailed Guide] if you would like to learn how to clean your Kenmore oven.

Watch the video below for a visual of how to clean your Kenmore oven racks with ammonia.

Check out these articles…

Kenmore Oven Element [Problems & Proven Solutions]

Kenmore Oven Door [How To, Issues & Proven Solutions]

Kenmore Oven Modes [How To, Guide]

Kenmore Oven Light [Problems & Proven Solutions]

Kenmore Oven Error Codes [Proven Solutions]

Kenmore Oven Broiler [How To, Issues & Solutions]

Kenmore Oven Fan [Issues & Proven Solutions]

How To Put Kenmore Oven Racks Back In

To put your Kenmore oven racks back in, follow the steps listed below…

See also  How To Reset A GE Oven [Detailed Guide]

Step 1: Open the door of the oven.

Step 2: There are bumps on the sides of the oven walls. The racks are supposed to go in between the bumps. Position the side of the oven rack between the bumps.

Step 3: Make sure the two sides are properly aligned.

Step 4: Push the rack in.

Step 5: Do the same with the other rack.

Kenmore Oven Racks Falling Down — What To Do

If the racks in your Kenmore oven keep falling down or the racks just won’t fit anymore, they have probably gotten warped because of the heat in the oven. If you mistakenly left your racks in during the self clean cycle or you have used the racks for a while, you are probably going to experience this. If this happens, get new racks.

Leave a Comment