INSTRUCTION BOOK
GB
325 88-7763 Rev. 2-225
Ceramic griddle
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231GR-m
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GB
949600674
Your New Appliance
Thank you for purchasing an AEG appliance.
To enable you to use your new appliance efficiently and safely, please read
this instruction book carefully before installing or using the appliance, and
retain for future reference. Should the appliance be transferred to a new
owner please ensure this instruction book is left with the appliance in order
that the new owner can get to know the functions of the appliance and the
relevant warnings.
If you require further assistance or advice, please contact our Customer Care
Department either by letter or telephone:
Customer Care Department
AEG Domestic Appliances
55-77 High Street
Slough
SL1 1DZ
Tel:
08705 350350*
* calls to this number may be recorded for training purposes
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Table of contents
Contents
Page no
For the user
Your new appliance ...................................................................................... 2
Safety information ........................................................................................ 4
Description of the product ......................................................................... 5
Operating instructions ................................................................................ 6
Operating grill ....................................................................................... 6
Hints for using the ceramic glass griddle .............................................. 7
Cleaning and maintenance ......................................................................... 8
Splashguard .......................................................................................... 8
Stainless steel surfaces ......................................................................... 8
The ceramic glass griddle ..................................................................... 9
Something not working ............................................................................. 14
Service & spare parts ............................................................................... 15
Guarantee conditions ................................................................................ 16
For the installer
Installation .................................................................................................. 10
Electrical connection ................................................................................. 12
Technical specifications ............................................................................ 13
Unpacking .................................................................................................. 13
How to read the operating instructions:
1... 2...Step by step
Hint and tips
Safety information
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Environmental information
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Safety information
local AEG Service Force Centre.
These warnings are provided in the
interests of your safety. Ensure you
fully understand them before installing
or using the appliance. Your safety is of
paramount importance. If you are
unsure about the meaning of these
warnings contact the Customer Care
Department for assistance.
Never use plastic or aluminium dishes
on the appliance.
Child Safety
Young children must not be allowed to
tamper with the appliance or play with
the controls.
Installing
The appliance gets hot when it is in
use. Children should be kept away
until the appliance has cooled.
Do not install the appliance if the
ceramic glass is damaged or cracked.
This appliance must be installed
according to the instructions supplied.
Any electrical installation work must
be undertaken by a qualified
electrician/ competent person.
Maintenance and Cleaning
Only clean this appliance in
accordance with the instructions given
in this book.
Do not alter the specifications or
attempt to modify the appliance in any
way.
Before you move please contact your
nearest Customer Care centre, listed
below, to give them details of your new
home. They will then ensure that the
local service organisation is aware of
your move and able to look after you
and your appliances.
France
Senlis
+33 (0) 344 62 29 29
Germany
Nürnberg
+49 (0) 800 234 7378
Italy
Pordenone
+39 (0) 800 117511
Sweden
Stockholm
+46 (0) 8 672 53 60
UK
Slough
+ 44 (0) 1753 219899
Service
Repairs carried out by inexperienced
persons may cause injury or serious
malfunction of the appliance. Repairs
must only be carried out by a
qualified/competent person. Contact
your local AEG Service Force Centre.
During Use
The appliance is intended for domestic
cooking only. It is not designed for
commercial/industrial purposes.
Disposal
Ensure that all the control knobs are in
the OFF position when not in use.
Make the appliance unusable by
cutting off the cable.
Do not use the appliance if it is
damaged in any way. If a fault or crack
becomes visible, disconnect the
appliance immediately from the
electricity supply and contact your
Dispose of any packaging material and
old appliances at an authorised
disposal site.
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Guarantee conditions
Description of the product
6. The purchaser's statutory rights are
not affected by this guarantee.
AEG offer the following guarantee to
the first purchaser of this appliance:
1. The guarantee is valid for 12
months commencing when the
appliance is handed over to the first
retail purchaser, which must be
verified by purchase invoice or
similar documentation.
2. The guarantee covers all parts or
components which fail due to faulty
workmanship or faulty material.
The guarantee does not cover
appliances where defects or poor
performance are due to misuse,
accidental damage, neglect, faulty
installation, unauthorised
modification or attempted repair,
commercial use or failure to
observe requirements and
recommendations set out in the
instruction book.
3. Should guarantee repairs be
necessary the purchaser must
inform the nearest AEG Service
Force Centre. AEG reserves the
right to stipulate the place of repair
(i.e., the customer's home, place of
installation or AEG workshop).
4. The guarantee or free replacement
includes both labour and materials.
5. Repairs carried out under guarantee
do not extend the guarantee period
for the appliance. Parts removed
during guarantee repairs become
the property of AEG.
European guarantee
If you should move to another country
within Europe then your guarantee
moves with you to your new home
subject to the following qualifications:
The guarantee starts from the date you
first purchased your product.
The guarantee is for the same period
and to the same extent for labour and
parts as exists in the new country of
use for this brand or range of products.
Pilot light
Ceramic glass griddle
Control knob
This guarantee relates to you and
cannot be transferred to another user.
The product is installed and used in
accordance with our instructions and is
only used domestically, i.e. a normal
household.
Pilot light
Kontrolleuchte für die Kombi-Grill
The product is installed taking into
account regulations in your new
country.
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Griddle control
knob
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Service & spare parts
Operating instructions
In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to purchase spare
parts, contact your local AEG Service Force Centre by telephoning:
Operating instructions griddle
Griddle control knob
Variable griddle temperature
08705 929 929
Control light
Your call will automatically be routed to the Service Centre covering your post
code area.
In-guarantee customers should ensure that the recommended checks under the
heading "Something Not Working" have been made as the engineer will make a
charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical breakdown.
"1" - low heat
"9" - high heat
"0" - off
Please note that proof of purchase is required for in-guarantee service calls.
Help us to help you
Please determine your type of enquiry before writing or telephoning. When you
contact us we need to know:
1.
2.
3.
4.
Your name, address, post code and telephone number
Clear and concise details of the fault.
Date of purchase
The model and serial number
This information can be found on the rating plate.
Customer Care
For general enquires concerning your AEG appliance or for further information
on AEG products, please contact our Customer Care Department at the address
below or visit our website at www.aeg.co.uk
Customer Care Department
AEG Domestic Appliances
55-77 High Street
Slough, Berkshire
SL1 1DZ
Tel 08705 350350*
*calls to this number may be recorded for training purposes
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Something not working
If the appliance is not working correctly, please carry out the following checks
before contacting your local AEG Service Force Centre.
IMPORTANT: If you call out an engineer to a fault caused by incorrect use or
installation, a charge will be made even if the appliance is under guarantee.
Sympton
Grill not working?
Ceramic glass is insensitive to
temperature shock and very robust,
however it is not unbreakable. Hard
and sharp objects, in particular, can
damage the cooking surface if they fall
on it.
Solution
Warning
Check the appliance is connected to the
electricity supply.
If visible cracks appear in the surface,
the appliance must be disconnected
from the mains immediately.
Check the fuse. Replace if necessary.
Contact your local AEG Service force
centre.
Fuses constantly blowing?
Hints on the ceramic glass griddle
If after all these checks, your appliance still does not operate correctly, contact
your local AEG Service Force Centre.
In-guarantee customers should ensure that the above checks have been made as
the engineer will make a charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical
breakdown.
Please note that it will be necessary to provide proof of purchase for any inguarantee service calls.
Spillages of plastics and other meltable
materials such as sugar and food
containing sugar (also applies to food
with a natural sugar content to which
no extra sugar has been added), such
as marmalade, jam, fruit juice, etc.
must be wiped off the ceramic surface
while still hot.
Failure to do this could cause the
griddle to peel and crack.
Use the enclosed glass scraper and
polish with a ceramic glass cream
cleaner afterwards.
Any cooking utensils which have been
into contact with the above mentioned
materials must be cleaned thoroughly
before being placed on the ceramic
surface.
The warranty does not cover
damage to the glass ceramic griddle
which can be attributed to any of the
above events.
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Cleaning and maintenance
Technical data
Mains Voltage 230 V
For reasons of hygiene and
safety, the griddle must be
kept clean.
Grease stains and spilled
food generate smoke when
heated, and can even cause
fire.
Electrical connection
230V - 50Hz
Total wattage 1500W
This unit is labelled to indicate
conformity with the lowvoltage directive
(73/23/EEC) and the EMC directive
(89/336/EEC).
Splashguard
The splashguard can be removed to
make it easier to clean the surface.
What to do:
1. Hold the splashguard as shown
in the diagram
2. Lift the splashguard straight up
3. Clean the top surface as
described in “cleaning the steel
surface”
Be aware of the two retaining
pegs, which are sharp.
4. Replace the splashguard in
position ENSURE that it is
fitted the correct way round.
Unpacking
Check that the appliance has no faults
and is undamaged on delivery.
Transport damage
Any damage from transport which
you have not carried out yourself must
be reported to the retailer within one
week of receipt.
You will find the serial number on the
rating plate located on the underside
of the appliance.
Write the serial number on the cover
of these operating instructions to make
it easy to find in case of service.
Never use hard or sharp
implements to lift off the
splashguard.
Do not wash the splashguard
in a dishwasher.
The hob must not be used
with the splashguard off.
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Electrical connection
The electrical connection may only be
performed by a qualified electrician/
competent person. The electrical
connection must be carried out in
accordance with prevailing regulations
for appliances using heavy current.
The connection must comply with any
specific requirements specified by the
local electricity supply authority.
5. Heat the glass griddle until the
water boils, brushing with a stiff
brush as you do so.
6. Switch off the glass griddle when
the water boils. Continue cleaning
with the stiff brush.
7. Allow the glass griddle to cool
(only cool enough so you can
touch it).
8. Remove the dirty water with
kitchen roll.
9. Wipe the surface with a clean, wet
cloth.
10. Wipe the surface with a dry cloth.
11. Apply a thin coat of cooking oil to
the glass griddle and rub in.
Stainless steel surfaces
Perform daily cleaning with a slightly
damp cloth. For more severe soiling,
use a liquid scouring cream. Always
clean the steel in the direction of the
steel finish. To ensure that the steel
retains its shine, it is recommended
that you use a polishing agent for
stainless steel on a regular basis.
Green/Yellow
There must be no interference with
any of the unit’s electrical parts.
Always polish in the direction of the
steel finish (cross-wise).
Never use steel wool, metal sponges or
other abrasive cleaning agents.
The cable is mounted in the pegs as
shown.
Unscrew the cover while connecting
the cables.
A unit led directly to the power point
or the outlet rose.
More units may be connected via one
or more junction boxes.
The cable must be connected via an
external switch with a contact
separation of at least 3 mm in each
pole.
Brown
Blue
The ceramic glass griddle
The glass griddle must be cleaned each
time it has been used.
Cover
Please observe these instructions,
otherwise the warranty will not
cover any damage that may occur.
Single-phase zero-earth
Cable type 1,5 mm² HO5VV-F.
The cable outside diameter must be
between 7,5 and 10,5 mm.
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1. Pour water onto the glass griddle,
add a little washing-up liquid, and
scrape off as much as possible using
the scraper. Remove the dirty water
with kitchen roll.
2. Use the rough side of a scouring
sponge to apply more water and
detergent (washing-up liquid or
liquid scouring agent) to the glass
surface. Scour thoroughly.
3. Remove the dirty water with kitchen
roll.
4. Apply more water and washing-up
liquid, using the rough side of a
scouring sponge. Scour thoroughly.
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Installation
It is not necessary to attach the
reinforcement beam to the work top
surface, as it is held in place by a
specially designed moulding, which is
incorporated in the hob units flanges.
Caution: In order to avoid a hazard this
appliance must be installed according to
these instructions for installation
Min. 47 mm
The appliance unit can be mounted in
any type of kitchen with a work top
whose thickness is between 28 mm and
40 mm.
Clearance
The distance between the top side of the
work top and the carpentry underneath
must be at least 47 mm.
Screw the fixing brackets out to such an
extent that they can be turned in under
the work top. Tighten the brackets on to
the work top with an ordinary
screwdriver.
One rectangular hole is sawn out for the
appliance combination chosen.
The depth of the cut-out for any unit is:
490 mm
Length of hole = sum of all units`
externally measured length, less 20 mm.
Mounting of Reinforcement
Beams
145 mm:
Cooker hood
290 mm:
Two-zone ceramic-top electric hob
Two-burner gas hob
Grill
Fryer
Wok
Fixing
Cut-out measurements
The units externally measured
length
580 mm:
Four-zone ceramic-top electric hob
Four-burner gas hob
Minimum distance
to side wall:
150 mm
Minimum distance
to rear wall (nonflammable material):
150 mm
725 mm:
Four-zone ceramic-top electric hob
Installation of a single unit
Reinforcement
beams
A reinforcement Beam, with supporting
flanges at each end, is included with
each two-burner unit. For unit
combinations, a reinforcement beam
must be used between each unit.
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When mounting a single unit, be it a
half-or full size unit, in a
worktopsurface which is thicker than
30 mm, it is necessary to make a
special notch in both sides of the cutout hole, as shown in the adjacent
drawing.
The purpose of these notches is to
create space for the electrical cables.
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