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Thermador SGSX365FS gas cooktop

 
Price range:
$1,700.00 - $1,899.00
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Summary: This Thermador 36-inch gas cooktop has the following:
• 5 burners
• Among burners, 3 high-power burner(s).
• Stainless steel cooktop surface.
• "Pro" look cooktop.
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Community icon14 people have reviewed this model.
Type: 36-inch gas cooktops
User Reviews
User Reviews

 
3.0
10 years and out.
8/24/2015
Pros
Heats Up Quickly
High Powered Burners
Large Surface Area
Cons
Difficult to Clean
Short Life Span
Best Uses
Larger Kitchens
Comment:
Family of four use. Gets so hot causes Corian counter top to constantly crack around opening. Took DuPont 15 warranty visits over 10 years to finally design a heat sink that stopped the damage. Now needs to be overhauled to the tune of over 1000.00. Igniter system shot, all assembled parts seized and need to be cut out. It cooks well but at what cost long term?
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
 
3.0
Scratches easily and not easy to maintain
7/1/2015
Pros
Heats Up Quickly
High Powered Burners
Large Surface Area
Precise Controls
Cons
Difficult to Clean
Scratches During Cleaning
Scratches Easily During C
Best Uses
Comment:
The pan was already replaced once just after installation. The pan scratches very easily and hasn't proven to be easy to maintain. <br /><br />Otherwise this product seems fine, though it is not inexpensive.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
 
3.0
Not Worth the Price
5/19/2015
Pros
4 Of 5 Burners Work Well
Heats Up Quickly
High Powered Burners
Precise Controls
Cons
1 Burner Doesn't Ignite
Difficult to Clean
Best Uses
Smaller Kitchens
Comment:
After maybe 8 years of good service, one of the small burners will not ignite anymore. You can smell the propane gas and you can see the igniter spark but it just doesn't ignite. We have to use a match or cigarette lighter to get it to burn. I believe the 5 arm star gets distorted from the heat over time. It does not sit tightly on top of the burner and can be jiggled around. All of the other 5 arm stars sit tight on top of the burner.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Thermador SGSX365FS is part of the Cooktops & wall ovens test program at Consumer Reports. The Thermador SGSX365FS Cooktops & wall ovens features and specs include Low-power burners, Medium-power burners, Porcelain enamel, Stainless steel, Continuous grates, Glass ceramic, High-power burners. In our lab tests, Cooktops & wall ovens models like the Thermador SGSX365FS are reviewed on Overall score, High heat, Low heat. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Thermador SGSX365FS based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Thermador SGSX365FS include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Thermador SGSX365FS.
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