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Thermador CIT36XKB cooktop

dimensions
External Dimensions
Width: 36 in.

This 36-inch induction-electric smoothtop has the following:

  • 4 elements
  • Among elements, 2 high-power element(s).
  • Touch controls.
  • Smoothtop with stainless steel trim.
  • Has flexible cooking zones designed to adapt to different pot shapes and sizes.
  • Cooking area accommodates up to four pots/pans/griddles and adjusts automatically to shape and size.

About

The Thermador CIT36XKB is part of the Cooktop test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Cooktop models like the CIT36XKB are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

High heat: Reflects how quickly the highest-powered element heated water to near-boiling.

Low heat: Reflects how well the lowest-powered element or burner kept a low temperature as for melting chocolate and how the most powerful element, set to low, held tomato sauce below a boil.

Style

Electric Smoothtop & Induction Cooktop

 

Exterior Dimensions

height and width dimensions

36 in.  wide

Specs

High-power elements High-power elements The number of surface cooking elements rated at over 2,000 watts. Often one or more of the high-power elements is a dual element; you can choose the large element or a smaller element within the larger one for small pots.
2
Medium-power elements Medium-power elements The number of surface cooking elements rated at over 1,500 watts but not more than 2,000 watts.
1
Low-power elements Low-power elements The number of surface cooking elements rated from 1,200 to 1,500 watts not including warming-only elements, or those contained within larger expandable elements.
1
Expandable elements Expandable elements This allows you to switch between a large, high-power element and a small, low-power element contained within it
Yes
Touch controls Touch controls These replace knobs with integrated touch-sensitive controls that allow the controls to blend with the cooktop's glass surface.
Yes