User and maintenance manual Benutzer

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User and maintenance manual
Benutzer- und Wartungshandbuch
Manuel d'utilisation et d'entretien
Gebruiksaanwijzing en Onderhoudshandleiding
This manual and the appliance itself provide important safety warnings, to be read and observed at all times.
This is the danger symbol, pertaining to safety, which alerts users to potential risks to themselves and others.
All safety warnings are preceded by the danger symbol and the following terms:
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will cause serious injury.
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could cause serious injury.
All safety warnings give specific details of the potential risk present and indicate how to
reduce risk of injury, damage and electric shock resulting from improper use of the appliance.
Carefully observe the following instructions:
- The appliance must be disconnected from the power supply before carrying out any
installation work.
- Installation and maintenance must be carried out by a qualified technician, in compliance
with the manufacturer’s instructions and local safety regulations. Do not repair or replace
any part of the appliance unless specifically stated in the user manual.
- Power cable replacement must be carried out by a qualified electrician. Contact an
authorized service centre.
- Regulations require that the appliance is earthed.
- The power cable must be long enough for connecting the appliance, once fitted in its
housing, to the power supply socket.
- For installation to comply with current safety regulations, an all-pole disconnect switch
with minimum contact gap of 3 mm must be utilized.
- Do not use multiple plug adapters or extension leads.
- Do not pull the power supply cable in order to unplug the appliance.
- The electrical components must not be accessible to the user after installation.
- Do not touch the appliance with any wet part of the body and do not operate it when
- This appliance is designed solely for use as a domestic appliance for cooking food. No other
type of use is permitted (e.g.: heating rooms). The Manufacturer declines all responsibility
for inappropriate use or incorrect setting of the controls.
- This appliance can be used by children from 8 years and above and persons with reduced
physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and
understand hazards involved. Children shall not play with the appliance. Cleaning and user
maintenance shall not be made by children without supervision.
The accessible parts of the appliance may become very hot during use. Young children
should be kept away from the appliance and supervised to ensure that they do not play
with it.
The appliance and its accessible parts become hot during use. Care should be taken to
avoid touching heating elements. Children less than 8 years old shall be kept away, unless
continuo sly supervised.
During and after use, do not touch the heating elements or interior surfaces of the
appliance - risk of burns. Do not allow the appliance to come into contact with cloths or
other flammable materials until all the components have cooled sufficiently.
At the end of cooking, exercise caution when opening the appliance door, letting the hot
air or steam exit gradually before accessing the oven. When the appliance door is shut, hot
air is vented from the aperture above the control panel. Do not obstruct the vent apertures.
Use oven gloves to remove pans and accessories, taking care not to touch the heating
Do not place flammable materials in or near the appliance: a fire may break out if the
appliance is inadvertently switched on.
Do not heat or cook sealed jars or containers in the appliance. The pressure that builds up
inside might cause the jar to explode, damaging the appliance.
Do not use containers made of synthetic materials.
Overheated oils and fats catch fire easily. Always remain vigilant when cooking foods rich
in fat and oil.
Do not leave the appliance unattended during food drying.
If alcoholic beverages are used when cooking foods (e.g. rum, cognac, wine), remember
that alcohol evaporates at high temperatures. As a result, there is a risk that vapours
released by the alcohol may catch fire upon coming into contact with the electrical heating
Do not use steam cleaning equipment.
Do not touch the oven during the pyrolysys cycle. Keep children away from the oven during
the pyrolysis cycle (only for ovens with Pyrolisis function).
Only use the temperature probe recommended for this oven.
Do not use harsh abrasive cleaners or sharp metal scrapers to clean the oven door glass
since they can scratch the surface, which may result in shattering of the glass.
- Ensure that the appliance is switched off before replacing the lamp to avoid the possibility
of electric shock.
- Do not use aluminium foil to cover food in the cooking vessel (only for ovens with cooking
vessel supplied).
- Use protective gloves to perform all unpacking and installation operations.
Scrapping of household appliances
This appliance is manufactured with recyclable or reusable materials. Dispose of it in accordance with local waste disposal regulations. Before scrapping, cut off
the power supply cable.
For further information on the treatment, recovery and recycling of household electrical appliances, contact your competent local authority, the collection service
for household waste or the store where you purchased the appliance.
After unpacking the oven, be sure that it has not been damaged during transport and that the oven door closes properly. In the event of problems, contact the dealer
or your nearest After-sales Service. To avoid any damage, only remove the oven from its polystyrene foam base at the time of installation.
Kitchen units in contact with the oven must be heat resistant (min 90°C).
Carry out all cabinet cutting work before fitting the oven in the housing and carefully remove all wood chips and sawdust.
After installation, the bottom of the oven must no longer be accessible.
For correct appliance operation, do not obstruct the minimum gap between the worktop and the upper edge of the oven.
Be sure the power voltage specified on the appliance dataplate is the same as the mains voltage. The dataplate is on the front edge of the oven (visible when the door
is open).
• Power cable replacement (cable type indicated on the connection label) must be carried out by a qualified electrician. Contact an authorized service centre.
IMPORTANT: do not connect the oven to the power supply before you have finished connecting the oven and hob. Before connecting the oven to the power supply,
be sure that the hob is among the ones listed in the hob/oven pairing product sheet provided by your retailer. Connect the hob connectors to the oven connectors as
shown in the Installation Instruction, be sure that you match the colours and that the connector slots are aligned. Insert the connectors and push them in until they
click into place. Unscrew the nut of the ground screw
located on the top covering of the oven and insert the yellow/green earth wire, leaving the washer in place.
Firmly retighten the nut of the ground screw.
IMPORTANT: if the hob terminals do not match the connection and colours of the sockets on the oven, require the adapter kit, code AMC 873, available from After Sales
Before use:
Remove cardboard protection pieces, protective film and adhesive labels from accessories.
Remove the accessories from the oven and heat it at 200° for about an hour to eliminate the smell and fumes from the insulating materials and protective grease.
During use:
Do not place heavy objects on the door as they could damage it.
Do not cling to the door or hang anything from the handle.
Do not cover the inside of the oven with aluminium foil.
Do not pour water into the inside of a hot oven; this could damage the enamel coating.
Do not drag pots or pans across the bottom of the oven as this could damage the enamel coating.
Be sure that the electrical cables of other appliances do not touch hot parts of the oven or become trapped in the door.
Do not expose the oven to atmospheric agents.
Disposal of packing material
The packing material is 100% recyclable and is marked with the recycle symbol (
and in full compliance with local authority regulations governing waste disposal.
). The various parts of the packing must therefore be disposed of responsibly
Scrapping the product
This appliance is marked in compliance with European Directive 2002/96/EC, Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).
By ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help avoid potential negative consequences for the environment and human health, which could
otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling of this product.
The symbol
on the product or on the accompanying documentation indicates that it should not be treated as domestic waste but must be taken to an
appropriate collection centre for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment.
Energy saving
Only pre-heat the oven if specified in the cooking table or your recipe.
Use dark lacquered or enamelled baking moulds as they absorb heat far better.
Switch the oven off 10/15 minutes before the set cooking time. Food requiring prolonged cooking will continue to cook even once the oven is switched off.
This oven, which is intended to come into contact with foodstuffs, complies with European Regulation ( ) n.1935/2004 and has been designed, manufactured
and sold in conformity with the safety requirements of the “Low Voltage” directive 2006/95/CE (which replaces 73/23/CEE and subsequent amendments), the
protection requirements of “EMC” 2004/108/CE.
The oven does not work:
Check for the presence of mains electrical power and if the oven is connected to the electrical supply.
Turn off the oven and restart it to see if the fault persists.
The door will not open:
Turn off the oven and restart it to see if the fault persists.
Important: during self-cleaning, the oven door will not open. Wait until it unlocks automatically (see paragraph “Cleaning cycle of ovens with pyrolysis
The electronic programmer does not work:
If the display shows the letter “ ” followed by a number, contact your nearest After-sales Service. Specify in this case the number that follows the letter “ ”.
Before calling the After-Sales Service:
1. See if you can solve the problem yourself with the help of the suggestions given in the “Troubleshooting guide”.
2. Switch the appliance off and back on again it to see if the fault persists.
If after the above checks the fault still occurs, get in touch with the nearest After-sales Service.
Always specify:
• a brief description of the fault;
• the type and exact model of the oven;
• the service number (number after the word Service on the rating plate), located on the right hand edge of the oven cavity (visible when the oven door is open).
The service number is also indicated on the guarantee booklet;
• your full address;
• your telephone number.
If any repairs are required, please contact an authorised After-sales Service (to guarantee that original spare parts will be used and repairs carried out correctly).
Do not use steam cleaning equipment.
Clean the oven only when it is cool.
Disconnect power before servicing.
Oven exterior
IMPORTANT: do not use corrosive or abrasive detergents. If any of these products unintentionally comes into contact with the appliance, clean
immediately with a damp microfibre cloth.
• Clean the surfaces with a damp microfibre cloth. If it is very dirty, add a few drops of washing up detergent to the water. Finish off with a dry cloth.
Oven interior
IMPORTANT: do not use abrasive sponges or metallic scrapers or scourers. Over time, these can ruin enamelled surfaces and the oven door glass.
• After every use, allow the oven to cool then clean it preferably while it is still warm in order to remove built-up dirt and stains caused by food residues (e.g. food
with a high sugar content).
• Use proprietary oven detergents and follow the manufacturer’s instructions to the letter.
• Clean the door glass with a suitable liquid detergent. The oven door can be removed to facilitate cleaning (see MAINTENANCE).
• The top heating element of the grill (see MAINTENANCE) can be lowered (some models only) to clean the roof of the oven.
N.B.: during prolonged cooking of foods with a high water content (e.g. pizza, vegetables, etc.) condensation may form on the inside of the door
and around the seal. When the oven is cold, dry the inside of the door with a cloth or sponge.
Soak the accessories in water with washing up detergent immediately after use, handling them with oven gloves if still hot.
Food residues can be easily removed using a brush or sponge.
Cleaning the rear wall and catalytic side panels of the oven (if present):
IMPORTANT: do not use corrosive or abrasive detergents, coarse brushes, pot scourers or oven sprays which could damage the catalytic surface and
ruin its self-cleaning properties.
• Operate the oven empty with the fan-assisted function at 200°C for about one hour
• Next, leave the appliance to cool down before removing any food residue with a sponge.
Use protective gloves.
Ensure the oven is cold before carrying out the following operations.
Disconnect power before servicing.
To remove the door:
1. Open the door fully.
2. Lift the catches and push them forwards as far as they will go (Fig. 1).
3. Close the door as far as it will go (A), lift it up (B) and turn it (C) until it is released (D) (Fig. 2).
To refit the door:
Insert the hinges in their seats.
Open the door fully.
Lower the two catches.
Close the door.
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
1. Remove the side accessory holder grilles (Fig. 3).
2. Pull the heating element out a little (Fig. 4) and lower it (Fig. 5).
3. To reposition the heating element, lift it up, pulling it slightly towards you, be sure it comes to rest on the lateral supports.
Fig. 3
Fig. 4
Fig. 5
To replace the rear lamp (if present):
1. Disconnect the oven from the power supply.
2. Unscrew the lamp cover (Fig. 6), replace the lamp (see note for lamp type) and screw the lamp cover back on (Fig. 7).
3. Reconnect the oven to the power supply.
Fig. 6
Fig. 7
- Only use 25-40W/230V type E-14, T300°C incandescent lamps, or 20-40W/230 V type G9, T300°C halogen lamps (depending on model).
- The lamp used in the appliance is specifically designed for electrical appliances and is not suitable for household room illumination (Commission Regulation (EC)
No 244/2009).
- Lamps are available from our After-sales Service..
- If using halogen lamps, do not handle with bare hands since fingerprints can damage them.
- Do not use the oven until the lamp cover has been repositioned.
1. Control panel
2. Upper heating element/grill
3. Cooling system (if present)
4. Dataplate (not to be removed)
5. Light
6. Baking ventilation system (if present)
7. Turnspit (if present)
8. Lower heating element (not visible)
9. Door
10. Position of shelves
11. Rear wall
- At the end of cooking, after the oven has been switched off, the cooling fan may continue to run for a while.
- Your product may appear slightly different from the drawing.
(for the accessories supplied with oven refer to the tech fiche)
Fig. 1
Fig. 2
Fig. 3
Fig. 4
Fig. 7
Fig. 8
Fig. 5
Fig. 6
Fig. 9
Drip-tray (Fig. 1)
For collecting fat and bits of food when placed under the wire shelf, or as a plate for cooking meat, chicken and fish, etc., with or without vegetables. Pour a little water
into the drip-tray to avoid spatters of fat and smoke.
Baking tray (Fig. 2)
For baking biscuits, cakes and pizzas.
Wire shelf (Fig. 3)
For grilling food or as a support for pots, cake tins and other cooking receptacle. It can be placed on any available level. The wire shelf can be inserted with its curvature
facing up or down.
Catalytic side panels (Fig. 4)
These panels have a special microporous enamel coating that absorbs fat spatters. It is advisable to do an automatic cleaning cycle after cooking particularly fatty food
Turnspit (Fig. 5)
Use the turnspit as indicated on Fig. 9. Also check “Recommended use and tips” section for advice.
Grill Pan Set (Fig. 6)
The set comprises a wire shelf (6a) and an enamelled recipient (6b). This set must be placed on the wire shelf (3) and used with the Grill function.
Grease filter (Fig. 7)
Use only for particularly greasy cooking. Hook it on the rear wall of the oven compartment, opposite the fan. It can be cleaned in a dishwasher and used with the
fan-assisted function.
Sliding shelves (Fig. 8)
They allow the wire shelves and drip-trays to be pulled half out during cooking. Suitable for all the accessories, they can be cleaned in a dishwasher.
- Your product may appear slightly different from the drawing.
Function selector knob
Thermostat knob
Red thermostat led
Hob control knobs
Turn the selector knob to the required function. The oven light switches on.
Turn the thermostat knob clockwise to the required temperature. The red thermostat led lights up, switching off again when the oven reaches the selected
temperature. At the end of cooking, turn the knobs to “0”.
The oven control panel features 4 adjustable knobs for cooktop operation. The cooktop control knobs are marked with a numerical scale corresponding to different
power settings, and a series of function symbols.
• Turn the control knob of the relevant hotplate clockwise to the desired power setting (see the instructions supplied with the hob). The yellow led lights up,
indicating operation.
When using the cast iron hotplates for the first time, set the knobs to 6 and allow them to operate for approx. 3 minutes in order to eliminate odours, placing a pot
with an appropriate diameter and half full of water on each hotplate.
Do not leave the hot plates turned on when they are empty.
Use pots and pans specifically designed for electric hobs, particularly those with multiple layer flat-bottoms.
Use pans whose bottom diameter is equal to that of the hotplates, or slightly larger.
To stop cooking and switch off the oven.
To switch on the oven light.
This function can be used to nish cooking lled pies or to thicken soups. Use this function for the last 10/15 minutes of cooking.
Function suitable for cooking any type of dish on one shelf. Preheat the oven to the required temperature and place the food in it
CONVENTIONAL when the set temperature is reached. It is advisable to use the second or third shelf for cooking. This function is also suitable for
cooking frozen convenience foods; follow the instructions on the food packaging.
To grill steak, kebabs and sausages, to cook vegetables au gratin and to toast bread. Preheat the oven for 3-5 min. During cooking
the oven door must remain closed. When cooking meat, pour a little water into the drip tray (on the first level) to reduce smoke
and fat spatters. Ideally the meat should be turned during cooking.
Function Preheating
(from bottom)
Leavened cakes
Wire shelf + cake tin
Baking tray
Choux buns
Baking tray
Vols-au-vent / Puff pastry crackers
Baking tray
Lamb / Veal / Beef / Pork
Drip tray or wire shelf + pyrex dish
Chicken / Rabbit / Duck
Drip tray or wire shelf + pyrex dish
Turkey / Goose
Baked fish / en papillote
(fillet, whole)
Drip tray or wire shelf + pyrex dish
Lasagne / Baked pasta /
Cannelloni / Flans
Wire shelf + pyrex dish
Bread / Focaccia
Drip tray or baking tray
Drip tray or baking tray
Wire shelf
Vegetable gratin
Wire shelf + pyrex dish
Grilled fish fillets and steaks
Wire shelf + pyrex dish
Sausages / Kebabs / Spare ribs /
Grill + drip tray with water on 1st
shelf, turn halfway through cooking
120-130 Baking tray
140-180 Drip tray or wire shelf + pyrex dish
N.B.: Cooking times and temperatures are approximate for 4 portions.
The times given in the table are for cooking done with delayed start mode (if available). Cooking times may be longer, depending on the dish.
N.B.: The cooking function symbols can be slightly different from the drawing.
Cooktop Function Table
Description of function
(depending on model)
To allow dough to rise, to soften butter taken from the fridge, to keep baby bottles or food warm, also for making yoghurt,
melting chocolate, etc.
This function is only available when the residual heat indicator is on. For this function, make sure the residual heat indicator of
the desired hotplate is on. Turn the knob to
. To deselect the function, change the position of the knob.
To maintain a constant temperature of 60° until the end of cooking. To select this function, turn the knob to
(depending on model)
This function is used to bring water to the boil rapidly and remains on for a preset time. At the end of the preset time, the
cooktop automatically returns to the maximum power setting. This function can be selected even during cooking.
Attention: Before selecting this function, make sure the pot is positioned on the selected hotplate in order to avoid any damage
to the cooktop surface. The stated performance values for this function are those guaranteed for all glass ceramic cooktops.
For this function, place the pot on the selected hotplate and turn the knob to
. To deselect, change the position of the knob.
This is available on the front left and rear left hotplates. This extends the heating area of the cooktop in order to allow the use of
large, oval or rectangular pots or cooking receptacles. To select this function: turn the knob to
and wait until the residual
heat indicator for the hotplate begins to flash. Select the power setting required by turning the knob anti-clockwise.
The residual heat indicator remains on to indicate that the cooktop is in use. To deselect, turn the knob to “0”.
How to read the cooking table
The table indicates the best function to use for any given food, to be cooked on one or more shelves at the same time. Cooking times start from the moment food is
placed in the oven, excluding pre-heating (where required). Cooking temperatures and times are purely for guidance and will depend on the amount of food and
type of accessory used. Use the lowest recommended values to begin with and, if the food is not cooked enough, then move on to higher values. Use the accessories
supplied and preferably dark coloured metal cake tins and oven trays. You can also use pans and accessories in pyrex or stoneware, but bear in mind that cooking times
will be slightly longer. To obtain best results, follow the advice given in the cooking table for the choice of accessories (supplied) to be placed on the various shelves.
When cooking food that contains lots of water, preheat the oven.
Cooking different foods at the same time
Using the “CONVECTION BAKE” function (if present), you can cook different foods which require the same cooking temperature at the same time (for example: fish and
vegetables), using different shelves. Remove the food which requires less cooking time and leave food which requires longer cooking time in the oven.
Cook delicate desserts with the conventional function on one shelf only. Use dark coloured metal cake tins and always position them on the wire shelf supplied.
To cook on more than one shelf, select the forced air function and stagger the position of the cake tins on the shelves, aiding optimum circulation of the hot air.
To check whether a raising cake is cooked, insert a wooden toothpick into the centre of the cake. If the toothpick comes out clean, the cake is ready.
If using non-stick cake tins, do not butter the edges as the cake may not rise evenly around the edges.
If the cake “sinks” during cooking, set a lower temperature the next time, perhaps reducing the amount of liquid in the mixture and mixing more gently.
For sweets with moist fillings (cheesecake or fruit pies) use the “CONVECTION BAKE” function (if present). If the base of the cake is soggy, lower the shelf and
sprinkle the bottom of the cake with breadcrumbs or biscuit crumbs before adding the filling.
Use any kind of oven tray or pyrex dish suited to the size of the piece of meat being cooked. For roast joints, it is best to add some stock to the bottom of the pan,
basting the meat during cooking for added flavour. When the roast is ready, let it rest in the oven for another 10-15 minutes, or wrap it in aluminium foil.
- When you want to grill meat, choose cuts with an even thickness all over in order to achieve uniform cooking results. Very thick pieces of meat require longer
cooking times. To avoid the meat from burning on the outside, lower the position of the wire shelf, keeping the food farther away from the grill. Turn the meat
two thirds of the way through cooking.
To collect the cooking juices it is advisable to place a drip-tray with half a litre of water directly under the grill on which the meat is placed. Top-up when necessary.
Turnspit (only in some models)
Use this accessory to evenly roast large pieces of meat and poultry. Place the meat on the spit rod, tying it with string if chicken, and check that it is secure before
inserting the rod in the seat located on the front wall of the oven and resting it on the respective support. To avoid smoke and to collect cooking juices, it is advisable
to place a drip-tray with half a litre of water on the first level. The rod has a plastic handle which must be removed before starting to cook, and used at the end of cooking
to avoid burns when taking the food out of the oven.
Lightly grease the trays to ensure the pizza has a crispy base. Scatter the mozzarella over the pizza two thirds of the way through cooking.
Rising function (present only in specific models)
It is always best to cover the dough with a damp cloth before placing it in the oven. Dough proving time with this function is reduced by approximately one third
compared to proving at room temperature (20-25°C). Proving time for a 1 Kg batch of pizza dough is around one hour.
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