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GE Cafe CGP9536SLSS gas cooktop

dimensions
External Dimensions
Width: 36 in.

This GE 36-inch gas cooktop has the following:

  • 5 burners
  • Among burners, 2 high-power burner(s).
  • Stainless steel cooktop surface.
  • Gas lock out knob.
  • Front and rear left burners work together for use with griddle pan.
  • Comes with griddle pan

About

The GE Cafe CGP9536SLSS is part of the Cooktops test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Cooktops models like the Cafe CGP9536SLSS are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Predicted reliability: Predicted reliability icons are based on estimated breakage rates for newly purchased gas cooktops, not under service contract, within the first five years of ownership.

Owner satisfaction: Owner satisfaction icons are based on the proportion of members who are extremely likely to recommend their gas cooktops to their friends and family.

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

Predicted Reliability

Results in the following chart are gathered from Consumer Reports’ 2018 Spring Survey of 9,695 gas cooktops, owned by members who purchased a new unit between 2008 and 2018.

Our predicted reliability ratings are based on a statistical model that estimates breakage rates within the first 5 years of ownership, for cooktops that are not covered by an extended warranty or service contract. We also adjust for the number of days of use per week. The median in our survey was 6 days per week. Higher ratings are indicative of better reliability. Brands receiving a red or orange rating cannot be recommended by CR at this time.

Bosch
Samsung
Maytag
Thermador
Whirlpool
LG
Frigidaire Professional
Kenmore
Wolf
GE
KitchenAid
Viking
Miele
Electrolux
Jenn-Air

Source: Consumer Reports' 2018 Spring Survey

Owner Satisfaction

Results in the following chart are gathered from Consumer Reports’ 2018 Spring Survey of 9,695 gas cooktops, owned by members who purchased a new unit between 2008 and 2018.

Our owner satisfaction ratings are based on the proportion of members who are extremely likely to recommend their gas cooktop to friends and family.

Wolf
Samsung
Bosch
Thermador
LG
KitchenAid
Viking
Dacor
Miele
Maytag
GE
Kenmore
Jenn-Air
Whirlpool
Electrolux
Frigidaire Professional

Source: Consumer Reports' 2018 Spring Survey

Style

Gas Cooktop

 

Exterior Dimensions

height and width dimensions

36 in.  wide

Specs

High-power burners High-power burners The number of surface cooking burners rated at over 11,000 Btu/hr., maximum. High-power burners are good for quickly heating large quantities, searing, and other high-temperature cooking. Some also perform well on low-heat tasks (when turned to their low setting).
2
Medium-power burners Medium-power burners The number of surface cooking burners with maximum output ratings over 6,500 Btu/hr but not more than 11,000 Btu/hr. Though they don't offer top speed and power, medium-power burners can generally handle all cooking tasks.
2
Low-power burners Low-power burners The number of surface cooking burners with maximum output ratings of 6,500 Btu/hr or less (sometimes called simmer burners). These are intended for delicate tasks such as sauces.
1
Stainless steel Stainless steel Indicates a stainless-steel surface or a stainless steel frame and front panel. Cooktops and wall ovens that offer it are noted so you can match both appliances.
Yes
Glass ceramic Glass ceramic Indicates a glass ceramic top, also called gas-on-glass.
No
Porcelain enamel Porcelain enamel Indicates a porcelain enamel surface.
No
Continuous grates Continuous grates Grates abut one another, making it easier to slide pots around or to support large pans over two burners.
Yes