Self-clean allows you to spare yourself from the trouble and effort it takes to scrub the oven interior. The oven does all the work! Simmer burners allows for low, even heat distribution that is ideal delicate foods and sauces. Burner elements are sealed to the cooktop to keep foods and liquid contained on the cooktop, making cleaning painless! This 12,000 (or 11,000) BTU burner element provides the high heat ideal for frying or sautéing and fast heat-up. Electronic pads on the control panel are easy to operate with just a touch. Connected cooktop grates provide a study, uninterrupted surface that allows pots and pans to move easily.