Installation Instructions KM5840, KM5860, KM5880 en-CA Installation, repair and maintenance work should be performed by a Miele authorized service technician in accordance with national and local safety regulations and the provided installation instructions. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Children WARNING- When using your appliance follow basic precautions, including the following: ~ Use the safety lock to ensure that Read all instructions before installation or use to prevent injury and appliance damage. unattended in an area where the appliance is in use. Never allow children to sit or stand on any part of the appliance. Caution: Do not store items of interest to children in cabinets above the appliance. Children climbing on the appliance to reach these items could be injured. This appliance conforms to all uniform safety codes and regulations. Keep these operating instructions in a safe place and pass them on to any future user. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS for a future user. Correct usage ~ Only use the cooktop for residential cooking, and for the purposes described in this manual. Other uses are not permitted and can be dangerous. ~ Persons who lack physical, sensory or mental abilities, or experience with the appliance should not use it without supervision or instruction by a responsible person. 4 unsupervised children cannot turn on the cooktop or change the settings. ~ Children should not be left ~ The appliance is hot during use and remains so for some time after being switched off. Keep children away from the appliance. ~ Keep all pots and pans out of the reach of children. Danger of burning or scalding. ~ Pot and pan handles should be turned inward and not extend over the countertop to reduce the risk of burns, ignition of flammable materials, and spills. ~ Ensure that any packing material is disposed of safely and kept out of the reach of children. Danger of suffocation! IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Technical safety ~ Installation, repair and maintenance work should be performed by a Miele authorized service technician. Work by unqualified persons could be dangerous and may void the warranty. ~ Be sure your appliance is properly ~ Before servicing, disconnect the appliance from the main power supply. ~ Do not operate any appliance with a damaged cord or plug, or if the appliance has been damaged in any manner. Contact Miele’s Technical Service Department. installed and grounded by a qualified technician. ~ Under no circumstances open the ~ Before installing the cooktop, check ~ While the appliance is under for externally visible damage. Do not operate a damaged appliance. ~ To guarantee the electrical safety of this appliance, continuity must exist between the appliance and an effective grounding system. It is imperative that this basic safety requirement be met. If there is any doubt, have the electrical system of the house checked by a qualified electrician. ~ Before installation, make sure that the voltage and frequency listed on the rating label correspond with the household electrical supply. To prevent injury and appliance damage, these data must match. Consult a qualified electrician if in doubt. ~ Do not use an extension cord to connect this appliance to the electrical supply. Extension cords do not ensure the required safety of the appliance. ~ Install the appliance so that the power cord does not come into contact with any portion of the cooktop which may become hot during use. ~ Do not use the appliance until it has outer casing of the appliance. warranty repairs should only be performed by an authorized service technician. Otherwise the warranty is void. ~ In the event of any damage to the appliance, it must be turned off immediately and disconnected from the main power supply. Contact Miele’s Technical Service Department. Do not use the appliance until it has been repaired. Ensure power is not supplied to the appliance until repair work is completed. ~ Defective components should be replaced by Miele original spare parts only. Only with these parts can the manufacturer guarantee the safety of the appliance. ~ Do not cook on a broken cooktop. Any breakages or cracks in the ceramic surface of the appliance are defects and must be treated as such. If the cooktop should break, cleaning solutions and spills may penetrate the broken cooktop and create a risk of electric shock. Do not use the appliance until it has been repaired. been properly installed in the countertop. 5 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety ~ DO NOT TOUCH THE COOKING AREA OR THE VICINITY AROUND THE COOKING AREA - During operation, the cooking area and its surroundings will get hot and can cause burns. When the cooktop is shut off, the surface may remain hot enough to cause harm, even though the glow is not visible through the dark glass. During and after use, do not touch or let clothing or other flammable materials contact the cooking area or the vicinity around the cooking area until they have had sufficient time to cool. As long as the surface temperature is high enough to cause a burn, the Residual Heat Indicator will remain lit. Once sufficient time has passed the indicator will go out and the surface is safe to touch. ~ Protect your hands with oven mitts or potholders when using the appliance. Use only dry, heat resistant potholders. Moist or damp potholders used on hot surfaces can result in steam burns. Do not let the potholder touch the hot heating elements. Do not use towels or other bulky items near the appliance. ~ Do not heat unopened containers. Built-up pressure may cause the container to burst and result in injury. ~ Do not flambé under an exhaust hood. Flames could be drawn up into the hood by the suction and the grease filters may ignite. 6 ~ Never use the appliance to heat a room. Due to the high temperatures radiated, objects left near the appliance could catch fire. ~ Do not store items on the appliance when not in use. Items could melt or catch fire from residual heat or if the appliance is turned on inadvertently. Always switch the cooking zone(s) off after use. ~ Never cover the burner with a cloth or protective oven foil. If inadvertently turned on or if there is residual heat, a fire could result. ~ Be aware of loose fitting or hanging garments when operating the appliance, they may present a fire hazard. ~ Never leave an appliance unattended at high settings or when cooking with oil or fat. Overheated oil could ignite. Always heat oil slowly, monitoring it as it heats. ~ Do not store aerosols, combustibles or any other easily flammable materials underneath or adjacent to the appliance. ~ Do not use water on grease fires. Smother or use a dry chemical or foam-type extinguisher on any fire or flame. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ~ Make certain that the power cords of ~ To prevent damage to the cooktop small appliances do not come in contact with the appliance. The insulation of the cable could become damaged. Danger of electric shock! do not use pots and pans with thin bases on the cooktop. Never heat an empty pan unless the pan manufacturer states that you can do so. ~ The control panel and/or the areas ~ Before using glass, glass/ceramic, around the cooktop (the cooktop frames or surrounding (in the case of facet cooktops) may become hot due to the following factors: operating time, high output settings, large cook ware, and number of burners in operation. ~ Be careful not to drop anything on the ceramic surface of the cooktop. Even lightweight objects may cause damage. ~ Use the proper pan size. Select ceramic, earthenware or other glazed cookware verify that they can be used on a cooking surface. ~ Do not use plastic or aluminum foil cookware. It melts at high temperatures. Fire hazard. ~ To prevent burns and breathing difficulty, allow the cooktop to cool before cleaning. Some cleaners may produce toxic fumes if applied to a hot surface. cookware with flat bottoms large enough to cover the heating element. Using undersized cookware will expose a portion of the heating element and may result in ignition of clothing or handles becoming hot. The proper size pot or pan will also improve efficiency. ~ Keep the cooktop clean. Grains of ~ Do not use pots or pans with i.e. cooking grease, accumulate on the appliance. pronounced edges or ridges on the ceramic cooktop. These could scratch the cooktop permanently. See "Selecting cookware" for more information. Grains of salt and sand can cause scratches. Make sure that the bases of any pots and pans are clean, free of any fat or oils and are dry. salt and sand can cause scratches. ~ When wiping spills on a hot cooktop with a wet sponge or cloth, be careful to avoid steam burns. ~ Do not let flammable materials, ~ Do not use a steam cleaner to clean this appliance. Steam could penetrate electrical components and cause a short circuit. ~ Do not allow either solid or liquid sugar, pieces of plastic or foil to fall on the burners when they are hot. If these residues are allowed to cool on the ceramic surface pitting or even cracking may occur. 7 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ~ Any spills should be removed as quickly as possible to prevent them from burning on and becoming difficult to remove. ~ Aluminum cookware or cookware with aluminum base can cause shiny metallic spots. These spots can be removed with ceramic glass or stainless steel cleaner (see "Cleaning and Care"). ~ Never heat up an empty pot, unless the manufacturer explicitly allows this can be done! Failure to comply can result in a damaged cooktop. ~ NEVER set down hot pots or pans in the area of the control panel. This can damage the underlying electronics. ~ If the cooktop built in behind a cabinet door, it should only be operated with the door open. Close the door only when the appliance is shut off and the Residual Heat indicators have gone out. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS AND REVIEW THEM PERIODICALLY 8 IMPORTANT INSTALLATION SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Note to the installer: Please leave this instruction book with the consumer for the local electrical inspector’s use. The minimum distances given in these Installation Instructions must be observed in order to ensure safe operation. Failure to do so increases the risk of fire. The cabinetry and venting hood should be installed first to prevent damage to the cooktop. ~ This appliance has not been designed for maritime (e.g. ships) use or for use in mobile installations such as recreational vehicles or aircraft. However, under certain conditions it may be possible for installation in these applications. Please contact the Miele Technical Service Department with specific requirements. ~ You must ensure the power cable for the appliance will not come into contact with the floor panel after installation, nor be subject to any mechanical strain. ~ The countertop must be bonded ~ The cooktop must not be ~ The cooktop must not be installed ~ The safety distances specified in with heat resistant (212°F/100°C) adhesive to prevent distortion or dissolving. Any back splashes should also be heat-resistant. over a dishwasher, washer, dryer, refrigerator or freezer. Heat radiated by the cooktop may damage them. ~ To eliminate the risk of burns or fire by reaching over heated surfaces cabinet storage space above the appliance should be avoided. If cabinet storage is necessary, the risk can be reduced by installing a venting hood to project horizontally a minimum of 5" (127 mm) beyond the bottom of the cabinets. 40 permanently sealed into the countertop when installed. The sealing strip under the edge of the cooktop provides a sufficient seal for the countertop. See "Sealing". these instructions must be followed carefully. Keep this instruction book in a safe place for reference and pass it on to any future user. IMPORTANT INSTALLATION SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety distance from divider Installation of a divider under the cooktop is not required. Safety distances above the appliance If a divider is fitted under the cooktop, the distance between the upper edge of the work surface and the upper edge of the divider must be at least 4 ½ " (110 mm). A gap of at least 1 3/8"" (35 mm) must be provided between the rear edge of the divider and the rear wall of the cabinet so that the power cord can be passed through. The minimum safety distance given by the hood manufacturer must be maintained between the cooktop and the hood above it. See the installation instructions of the hood for these safety measurements. If the hood manufacturer's instructions are not available or if flammable objects are installed over the cooktop (e.g. cabinets, utensil rail, etc.), a minimum safety distance of 30" (760 mm) must be maintained. If there is more than one appliance beneath a hood (e.g. wok burner and electric cooktop), and they have different minimum safety distances, always observe the greater distance. 41 IMPORTANT INSTALLATION SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety distances to the sides of the appliance The appliance should only be installed as shown in the illustrations, while maintaining the required safety distances shown. Do not install the appliance between two tall cabinets, this is a fire hazard. not allowed a 1 5/8" (40 mm) minimum distance from the countertop cut-out to the rear edge of countertop or wall. b Minimum distance from the right of the countertop cut-out to the closest adjacent piece of furniture (for instance, a high cabinet) or a room wall. KM 5840 = 2" (50 mm) KM 5860 / KM 5880 = 4" (100 mm) recommended c 2" (50 mm) minimum distance from the left of the countertop cut-out to the closest adjacent piece of furniture (for instance, a high cabinet) or a room wall. not recommended not recommended 42 Installation Safety distance from the wall covering If a wall covering is installed, a minimum safety distance must be maintained between the countertop cut-out and the covering, since high temperatures can damage these materials. If the covering is made of a combustible material (such as wood), the distance between the countertop cut-out and the wall covering must be a minimum of 2" (50 mm). For coverings made of non-combustible materials (such as metal, marble, granite or ceramic tiles) the minimum safety distance e between the countertop cut-out and the wall covering must be 2" (50 mm) minus the thickness of the covering. For example: thickness of wall covering 9/16" (15 mm) 2" (50 mm) - 9/16" (15 mm) = minimum safety distance 1 3/8" (35 mm). Cooktops flush with the countertop Frame/Facet cooktops a Wall frame b Wall covering x = thickness of the wall covering c Countertop d Countertop cut-out e Minimum safety distance with flammable materials 2" (50 mm) with non-flammable materials 2" (50 mm) minus x 43 Installation Frame/Facet Cooktops Sealing Tiled surfaces The appliance must not be permanently sealed into the countertop when installed. The sealing strip under the edge of the appliance provides a sufficient seal for the countertop. The grouting a and shaded area under the appliance frame must be flat and even so that the frame will lie evenly and the sealing strip under the edge of the upper part of the appliance can provide an adequate seal against the countertop. If the appliance is sealed into position, the countertop or appliance could be damaged if it needs to be removed for maintenance or service. 44 Installation dimensions KM 5840 a Spring clips b Front c Installation height d Connecting cable, Length = 56 11/16" (1440 mm) e Rating label 45 Installation dimensions KM 5860 a Spring clips b Front c Installation height d Connecting cable, Length = 56 11/16" (1440 mm) e Rating label 46 Installation dimensions KM 5880 a Spring clips b Front c Installation height d Connecting cable, Length = 56 11/16" (1440 mm) e Rating label 47 Installation Wood or solid surface countertop The exact positions of the spring clamps and the support bars (for beveled cooktops only) are shown in the "Installation dimensions" of each unit. Facet cooktops: A special sealing strip ensures the slip-proof seating of the cooktop in the cutout. The gap between the frame and the countertop will narrow after a little time has passed. ^ Seal the cut surfaces with a suitable sealant to avoid swelling caused by moisture. The materials used must be heat resistant. Ensure that these materials do not get on the top surface of the countertop panels. ^ Create the countertop cutout as shown in the "Installation dimensions". Observe the safety distances (see "Installation Safety Instructions"). ^ Position the spring clips and the securing strips (supplied with the appliance; only for facet cooktops) on the top edge of the cut-out ^ Attach the spring clips a and the securing strips b with the 3.5 x 25 mm wood screws (supplied). 48 Installation Granite countertop Strong double-sided adhesive tape and silicon are required for installation (not included). ^ Coat the lateral edges and the lower edge of the spring clips and securing strips with silicon. ^ Using adhesive tape c attach the spring clips and the securing strips (for facet cooktops only) The spring clips and the securing strips must be on or flush with the top edge of the cooktop. 49 Installation Insert the cooktop ^ Feed the power cord down through the cut-out. ^ Place the cooktop lightly on the spring clips. ^ With a hand on each side of the appliance press down evenly on the edges until it clicks into position. When doing so make sure that the appliance seal sits tightly on the countertop to ensure it is sealed correctly. This is important to ensure an effective seal. Do not permanently seal into the countertop. If during installation the seal around the frame does not sit flush with the countertop in the corners, the corner radius, maximum 3/16" (4 mm), can be carefully filed down to fit. ^ Connect the appliance to the main power supply (see "Electrical connection"). ^ Turn the appliance on and check the function. The appliance may be lifted out using a special tool. The appliance can also be pushed up and out from underneath. 50 Electrical connection ,CAUTION: Before installation or servicing, disconnect the power supply by either removing the fuse, shutting off the main power or manually "tripping" the circuit breaker. Installation work and repairs should only be performed by a qualified technician in accordance with all applicable codes and standards. Repairs and service by unqualified persons could be dangerous and the manufacturer will not be held responsible. Before connecting the appliance to the power supply, make sure that the voltage and frequency listed on the rating label correspond with the household electrical supply. This data must correspond to prevent appliance damage. Consult an electrician if in doubt. Only operate the appliance after it has been installed into the countertop. Installer: Please leave these instructions with the consumer. Power supply ^ Be sure your electrical supply matches the data plate. The rating label is located on the underside of the appliance. The appliance is equipped with a flexible metal conduit encasing 3 wires ready for connection to a grounded power supply. It must be connected to a dedicated line through the use of an approved junction box. A disconnection incorporated in the fixed wiring must be provided. There must be an all-pole contact gap of at least 3 mm in the isolator switch (including switch, fuses and relays). Black wire: connect to L1 (hot) Red wire: connect to L2 (hot) Green wire: connect to GND (ground) KM 5840 208/240 V, 60 Hz, 40 A fuse rating KM 5860 280/240 V, 60 Hz, 50 A fuse rating KM 5880 208 V, 60 Hz, 60 A fuse rating 240 V, 60 Hz, 50 A fuse rating Be sure the power outlet is accessible after installation. For further information, see the wiring diagram provided with the appliance. , WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE GROUNDED! 51 Alteration rights reserved / 4210 M.-Nr. 07 844 710 / 01 INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE TO OBTAIN THE MOST CURRENT PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS, TECHNICAL & WARRANTY INFORMATION.