Operating instructions Gas hobs KM 390 G KM 391 G

Operating instructions
Gas hobs
KM 390 G
KM 391 G
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the appliance it is
essential to read these operating
instructions before it is installed
and used for the first time.
en - GB
M.-Nr. 05 827 480
D Das Gerät ist auch für den Gebrauch in anderen als auf dem Gerät
angegebenen Bestimmungsländer zugelassen. Die landesspezifische
Ausführung und die Anschlussart des Gerätes haben wesentlichen Einfluss auf
den einwandfreien und sicheren Betrieb. Für den Betrieb in einem anderen als
auf dem Gerät angegebenen Bestimmungsland wenden Sie sich bitte an den
für das Land zuständigen Kundendienst.
E El aparato está autorizado para el uso en países diferentes a los países de
destino indicados. La ejecución específica para cada país y el tipo de
conexión del aparato influyen de forma decisiva en el funcionamiento correcto
y seguro. Para el funcionamiento en un país diferente al país de destino
indicado en el aparato, consulte al Servicio Post-venta autorizado para el país.
F Cet appareil est également homologué dans des pays différents de ceux
mentionnés sur l’appareil. Pour que l’appareil fonctionne parfaitement et en
toute sécurité, il est important de disposer de l’exécution spécifique au pays et
du type de raccordement approprié. Pour le fonctionnement dans un pays
autre que celui spécifié sur l’appareil, veuillez vous adresser au service
après-vente du pays où sera installé l’appareil.
G This appliance can be used in countries other than those specified on the
appliance. It is, however, set up for connection to the gas and electricity
supplies in the countries specified. For use in other countries please contact
the Miele spare parts or customer service department in your country.
I L’apparecchio può essere usato anche in paesi diversi da quello indicato
sull’apparecchio stesso. Tuttavia, le varianti specifiche di un determinato paese
e il tipo di allacciamento alla rete hanno un’importanza fondamentale per il suo
sicuro e corretto funzionamento. Per questo se si vuole usare l’apparecchio in
un paese diverso rivolgersi al servizio di assistenza tecnica Miele del paese in
cui si intende usarlo.
M Het apparaat is ook toegelaten voor gebruik in andere landen dan de landen
die op het apparaat vermeld staan. De specifieke uitvoering en de aansluitwijze
zijn van groot belang voor het goed en veilig functioneren. Neem daarom
contact op met de Technische Dienst van de fabrikant in uw land als u het
apparaat in een land wilt gebruiken dat niet op het apparaat vermeld staat.
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Gas-heated appliances
Safety precautions to take if you smell gas
ß Turn off the gas emergency control valve immediately.
This is usually located near the gas meter.
ß Eliminate all sources of ignition in a safe manner.
Do not smoke, light cigarette lighters or matches.
ß Do not operate electrical lights or switches, i.e. do not switch them "On" or "Off".
ß Open all doors and windows to ventilate the area.
ß If the smell of gas persists, evacuate the building.
In the UK you must now:
ß Call the Gas Emergency Contact Centre (Tel: 0 800 111 999)
For any gas work in the UK always use a Gas Safe registered engineer.
In other countries please follow relevant country specific procedures on gas.
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Contents
Description of the appliance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Burners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Warning and Safety instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Caring for the environment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Before using for the first time. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Switching on, adjusting the flame and switching off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Suitable pans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Safety cut-out . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Using your hob during a power cut . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Cleaning and care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
General notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
E-Cloth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
Pan supports, controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
Burners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Problem solving guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Connection to services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Gas connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Electrical connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
After sales service, data plate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
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Description of the appliance
Models
KM 390 G
a Wok ring
Depending on country of destination,
the appliance may be supplied with
or without the wok ring.
b Wok burner
c Small burner
d Large burner
e Medium burner
f Pan support (for each burner)
g Burner symbols
h Mains connection cable
Depending on country of destination,
the appliance may be supplied with
or without a plug. The plug shown is
for illustration only.
Controls:
i Front right
j Back right
k Middle
l Back left
m Front left
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Description of the appliance
KM 391 G
a Wok burner
Controls:
b Wok ring
Depending on country of destination,
the appliance may be supplied with
or without the wok ring.
i Front left
c Small burner
l Back right
d Large burner
m Front right
e Medium burner
f Pan support (for each burner)
g Burner symbols
h Mains connection cable
Depending on country of destination,
the appliance may be supplied with
or without a plug. The plug shown is
for illustration only.
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j Back left
k Middle
Description of the appliance
Burners
Wok burner
Small, medium and large burners
n Burner cap
o Burner ring
p Burner head
q Burner base
r Ignitor
s Ignition safety device
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Warning and Safety instructions
To avoid the risk of accidents and
damage to the appliance, please
read these instructions carefully
before using it for the first time. They
contain important notes on its
installation, safety, use and
maintenance.
The use of the appliance by the
elderly or infirm or those who have
not used the appliance before
should be supervised by a
competent and responsible person
to avoid the risk of injury.
A data plate for your appliance is
supplied with this documentation. It
should be stuck into the space
provided at the end of the instruction
book.
Keep these instructions in a safe
place for reference, and pass them
on to any future user.
Installation and connection
~ Connection to the gas supply must
be carried out by a suitably qualified
and competent person in accordance
with current local and national safety
regulations, e.g. a Gas Safe registered
service technician in the UK.
supply by a suitably qualified and
competent electrician in strict
accordance with current local and
national safety regulations.
The manufacturer cannot be held liable
for damage caused by incorrect
installation or connection.
~ The electrical safety of this
appliance can only be guaranteed
when continuity is complete between it
and an effective earthing system which
complies with current local and national
safety regulations. It is most important
that this basic safety requirement is
present and tested regularly, and
where there is any doubt, the
household wiring system should be
inspected by a qualified electrician.
The manufacturer cannot be held liable
for the consequences of an inadequate
earthing system (e.g. electric shock).
~ Ensure that the gas pipe and
electrical cable are installed in such a
way that they do not touch any parts of
the appliance which become hot. This
could cause damage.
~ Do not connect the appliance to the
mains electrical supply by an extension
lead. Extension leads do not guarantee
the required safety of the appliance
(e.g. danger of overheating).
~ This appliance may only be used in
mobile installations such as ships if a
risk assessment of the installation has
been carried out by a suitably qualified
engineer.
If the appliance is supplied without a
plug, or if the plug is removed, it must
be connected to the mains electricity
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Warning and Safety instructions
Correct usage
~ For safety reasons this appliance
must only be operated after it has been
built in. This is necessary to ensure that
all electrical components are shielded.
~ This appliance is intended for
domestic use only and is not to be used
for commercial purposes.
~ Use this appliance for the
preparation of food only. Any other
usage is at the owner's risk and could
be dangerous. The manufacturer
cannot be held liable for damage
resulting from incorrect or improper use
or operation.
~ Do not use the appliance to heat up
the room. Due to the high temperatures
radiated, objects near the appliance
could catch fire. The life of the
appliance could also be reduced.
~ Using the gas hob will cause a
build-up of heat and moisture in the
room in which it is installed. Ensure that
the room has sufficient natural or
mechanical means of ventilation, e.g.
an extractor.
~ If the hob is used for very long
periods of time, additional ventilation of
the room may be necessary, e.g. by
opening windows or doors, or running
the extractor on the highest setting.
~ This appliance must not be set up or
operated in the open air.
~ Make sure all the components of the
gas burner have been correctly
assembled before switching on.
~ When using the gas hob, ensure
that any burners in use are always
covered with a pan. If using a cooker
hood above it flames could be drawn
up by the suction of the cooker hood,
parts of which could then be damaged
or even set on fire.
~ Pans must be the correct size for the
burner they are used on (see "Suitable
pans"). A pan which is too small will be
unstable on the pan support. If the pan
diameter is too large flames can spread
out to the sides and damage or burn
the worktop, wall claddings or
surrounding units and also parts of the
hob. The manufacturer cannot be held
liable for this type of damage.
~ Do not store any inflammable
objects near the gas hob.
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Warning and Safety instructions
Safety with children
~ The appliance is only intended for
use by adults who have read these
operating instructions.
~ This appliance is not a toy! To avoid
the risk of injury, keep children well
away, and do not allow them to play
with it or use the controls. They will not
understand the potential dangers
posed by it. They should be supervised
whenever you are working in the
kitchen.
~ Older children may use the
appliance only when its operation has
been clearly explained to them and
they are able to use it safely,
recognising the dangers of misuse.
~ The appliance gets hot when in use
and remains hot for quite a while after
being switched off. To safeguard
against burning, keep children well
away from the appliance at all times.
~ Do not store anything which might
arouse a child's interest in storage
areas above or next to the appliance.
Otherwise they could be tempted into
climbing onto the appliance with the
risk of burning themselves.
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~ Keep all pans out of reach of
children. Turn pan handles inwards
away from the edge of the hob. Danger
of burning or scalding. Special hob
guards are available from good retail
outlets.
~ Packaging, e.g. cling film,
polystyrene and plastic wrappings,
must be kept out of the reach of babies
and young children. Danger of
suffocation. Dispose of or recycle all
packaging safely as soon as possible.
Warning and Safety instructions
Protecting the appliance from
damage
~ Do not use a steam cleaner to clean
this appliance. The steam could reach
electrical components and cause a
short circuit. Pressurised steam could
also cause permanent damage to the
surface and to other components, for
which the manufacturer cannot accept
liability.
Stainless steel surfaces:
~ Avoid allowing liquids or foods
containing salt to spill onto a stainless
steel hob or trim. If salty foods or liquids
do get on the hob, they should be
removed as soon as possible to avoid
the risk of corrosion.
~ Replace the pan supports carefully
to avoid scratching the surface.
~ Unless the pan manufacturer states
that you can do so, do not use pans
with very thin bases on this hob, and
never heat up empty pans as they
could get damaged. This could also
damage the appliance.
~ In countries where there are areas
which may be subject to infestation by
cockroaches or other vermin, pay
particular attention to keeping the
appliance and its surroundings in a
clean condition at all times. Any
damage which may be caused by
cockroaches or other vermin will not be
covered by the appliance guarantee.
Appliances with a ceramic surface:
~ Do not drop anything on the ceramic
surface. Even a light object could
cause damage in certain
circumstances.
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Warning and Safety instructions
Protection from burning
~ The appliance gets hot when in use,
and remains hot for quite a while after
being switched off. Do not touch it
whilst it could still be hot.
~ For added protection, it is advisable
to use heat-resistant pot holders or
oven gloves when using the appliance.
Ensure that they do not come into
contact with the flames. Do not use
large cloths, tea towels or similar as the
ends could touch the flames and catch
fire. Take care not to let the gloves get
damp or wet, as this causes heat to
transfer through the material more
quickly with the risk of burning yourself.
~ Do not heat up unopened tins of
food on the hob. Presssure can build
up and they may explode, resulting in
injury and scalding or damage.
~ Do not use the appliance as a
resting place for anything else. The
article could melt or catch fire if
residual heat is still present or if the
appliance is switched on by mistake.
~ Do not cover the appliance, e.g.
with a cloth, kitchen foil, etc. This could
be a fire hazard if the appliance is
switched on by mistake.
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~ Remove splashes of fat and other
food debris from the surface as soon as
possible. These are a fire hazard.
~ Never leave the appliance
unattended when cooking with oil or fat.
Very hot oil can catch fire and could
even set a cooker hood above on fire.
Always heat fat slowly, watching as it
heats.
~ If, despite this, oil or fat does catch
fire, do not attempt to put out the flames
with water. Use a suitable fire blanket,
saucepan lid, damp towel or similar to
smother the flames.
~ Do not flambé under a cooker hood.
The flames could set the cooker hood
on fire.
~ Ensure that the flames from the
burner do not spread out beyond the
base and up the sides of the pan.
Warning and Safety instructions
Appliance faults
Further safety notes
~ Repairs to the gas and electrical
components of this appliance must only
be carried out by a suitably qualified
person. They must be Gas Safe
registered in the UK. Repairs and other
work by unqualified persons could be
very dangerous and could damage the
appliance. The manufacturer cannot be
held liable for unauthorised work. Never
open the housing of the appliance.
~ When using an electric socket near
~ In the event of damage or a defect,
switch off the appliance immediately.
Turn off the gas supply tap, and
disconnect completely from the
electricity supply. It should not be used
again until it has been repaired. If the
appliance has not yet been fully
installed, the electricity cable must be
disconnected from the supply point. If
connected via a plug and socket,
switch off at the socket and withdraw
the plug. Contact the Service
Department.
Do not reconnect the appliance to the
mains electricity or gas supply until
after it has been repaired.
~ Appliances with a ceramic surface:
If there is any damage to the ceramic
surface the appliance must be
disconnected from the mains electricity
and gas supplies immediately and not
used until it has been repaired. Danger
of electric shock!
~ While the appliance is under
guarantee, repairs should only be
undertaken by a service engineer
authorised by the manufacturer.
Otherwise the guarantee is invalidated.
the appliance, care should be taken
that the cable of the electrical
appliance does not come into contact
with the hot appliance. The insulation
on the cable could become damaged,
giving rise to an electric shock hazard.
~ Always ensure that food is
sufficiently cooked or reheated. Many
factors will affect the overall cooking
time, including the size and amount of
food and its temperature. Some foods
may contain micro-organisms which are
only destroyed by thorough cooking;
therefore when cooking or reheating
foods such as poultry, it is particularly
important that the food is completely
cooked through. If in doubt, select a
longer cooking or reheating time.
~ Do not use plastic or aluminium foil
containers. These melt at high
temperatures and could catch fire.
~ Spray canisters, aerosols and other
inflammable substances must not be
stored in a drawer under the hob.
Cutlery inserts must be heat-resistant.
~ If the appliance has not been used
for a longer period of time it should be
thoroughly cleaned before it is used
again. It is also advisable to have the
appliance tested for safety. This should
be done at regular intervals.
The manufacturer cannot be held
liable for damage caused by
non-compliance with these Warning
and Safety instructions.
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Caring for the environment
Disposal of packing material
Disposal of your old appliance
The transport and protective packing
has been selected from materials which
are environmentally friendly for disposal
and can normally be recycled.
Electrical and electronic appliances
often contain materials which, if
handled or disposed of incorrectly,
could be potentially hazardous to
human health and to the environment.
They are, however, essential for the
correct functioning of your appliance.
Please do not therefore dispose of your
old appliance with your household
waste.
Packaging, e.g. cling film, polystyrene
and plastic wrappings, must be kept
out of the reach of babies and young
children. Danger of suffocation.
Dispose of or recycle all packaging
materials safely as soon as possible.
Please dispose of it at your local
community waste collection / recycling
centre or contact your dealer for
advice. Ensure that it presents no
danger to children while being stored
for disposal.
It should be disconnected from the
mains electricity and gas supplies by a
competent person.
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Before using for the first time
Cleaning and heating up for
the first time
Before using for the first time clean the
hob and all removable parts as follows:
^ The removable parts of the gas
burner assembly can be washed in a
mild solution of water and
washing-up liquid. Wipe dry and
reassemble in the correct order (see
"Cleaning and care").
Metal components have a protective
coating which may give off a slight
smell when heated up for the first time.
The smell and any vapours will
dissipate after a short time and do not
indicate a faulty connection or
appliance.
^ Clean the stainless steel or ceramic
surface with a damp cloth only, and
then wipe dry.
Do not use washing up liquid on the
ceramic surface as it can leave a
blue sheen which may be difficult to
remove.
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Operation
Switching on, adjusting the
flame and switching off
The control is used to switch on the
burner and regulate the strength of the
flame.
Small, medium and large burners
Wok burner
The burners can only be switched
on by pressing in the appropriate
control and turning it anti-clockwise,
and switched off by turning the
control clockwise. The outer flame
ring on the wok burner can only be
switched on and off by pressing the
control in and turning it the
appropriate way.
Trying to switch on a burner
without pressing in the control,
- Switching on a burner by
turning it clockwise,
- Switching the outer flame ring
on the wok burner on or off
without pressing in the control,
or
- Switching off a burner by
turning it anti-clockwise,
can damage components in the
appliance. The manufacturer cannot
be held liable for this type of
damage.
To switch on:
^ The control for the burner required
must be pressed in and turned
anti-clockwise to the large flame
symbol to switch on.
^ When the flame ignites, keep the
control pressed in for 8-10 seconds,
and then let it go.
If the flame goes out, repeat the
procedure, keeping the control pressed
in for a few extra seconds.
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Operation
To regulate the flame:
To switch off:
^ Once the flame is burning well (after
letting the control go), select a setting
between the large and the small
flame symbols. The flame will
become weaker when the control is
turned anti-clockwise and stronger
when it is turned clockwise. It is not
necessary to press in the control
when adjusting the setting.
^ Turn the control clockwise to position
"ß" .
This stops the flow of gas and the flame
goes out.
^ When turning the wok burner control
you will feel a resistance. Briefly
press down and turn the control past
this resistance to switch the outer
flame ring on or off. See the "Settings"
chart on the next page.
^ Control the flame so that it does not
spread out beyond the sides of the
pan. As the outer part of the flame is
much hotter than the centre, the tips
of the flames should stay beneath the
pan base. Flame tips which extend
beyond the sides of the pan merely
warm up the air in the room and can
also damage pan handles and
increase the danger of injury.
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Operation
Settings
Position
Small, medium and
large burners
ß
18
Wok burner
The gas supply is turned off.
*
strong flame
outer ring:
inner ring:
strong
strong
&
(2x)
-
outer ring:
inner ring:
weak
strong
+
-
outer ring:
inner ring:
off
strong
/
weak flame
outer ring:
inner ring:
off
weak
Operation
Suitable pans
Small burner
10
Medium burner
12
Large burner
14
Wok burner
14*
– Pans with thick bases are preferable
as these distribute heat more evenly,
and therefore lessen the risk of heat
spots occurring which can cause
food to stick or burn. With thin bases
heat is conducted quickly to the
food, however there is a danger of
food heating up unevenly and too
quickly increasing the risk of burning.
Stir the food frequently.
Max. diameter at
top of pans in cm
– Any heat-resistant pans can be used
on a gas burner.
Small burner
22
Medium burner
22
Large burner
24
– Remember when purchasing new
pans that manufacturers usually refer
to the diameter at the top of the pan
in their documentation.
Wok burner
24*
Burners
Min. pan base
diameter in cm
* This diameter applies to normal pans
used on the wok burner, and does
not apply when using a wok.
– You should select pans which are
suitable for the burner they are to be
used on. In general: use larger
diameter pans on the large burner
and smaller diameter pans on the
small burner.
– Refer to the chart above and ensure
that the pan diameter falls within the
minimum and maximum diameters
given for the burner you are using. A
pan which is too small will be
unstable on the pan support. If the
pan diameter is too large flames can
spread out to the sides and damage
or burn the worktop, wall claddings
or surrounding units and also parts of
the hob. The manufacturer cannot be
held liable for this type of damage.
– Use a pan lid whenever possible to
minimise heat loss.
– Wide, shallow pans are preferable to
tall, narrow ones. They will heat up
faster.
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Operation
Safety cut-out
This appliance is fitted with a
thermoelectric ignition safety device
which cuts off the supply of gas to a
burner if the flame goes out, for
example if food has boiled over, or if
there was a sudden draught.
^ To use the burner again, turn the
control clockwise to the "ß" position
and switch on as normal.
The safety cut-out operates
independently from the electricity
supply. This means that it will still work
if the hob is used during a power cut.
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Using your hob during a power
cut
If there is an interruption to the
electricity supply the gas can be
ignited with a match:
^ Press in the relevant control and turn
it anti-clockwise to the large flame
symbol.
^ Hold the control pressed in and light
the gas at the burner with a match.
^ Keep the control pressed in for a
further 8-10 seconds and then
release it.
Cleaning and care
General notes
A range of Miele branded cleaning and
conditioning products is available to
order from the Miele Spare Parts
Department or via the internet at
www.miele-shop.com.
Clean the appliance regularly,
preferably after each use. Allow the
appliance to cool down to a safe
temperature before cleaning.
Do not use a steam cleaner to clean
this appliance. The steam could
reach electrical components and
cause a short circuit. Steam could
also cause permanent damage to
the surface and to other
components, for which the
manufacturer cannot accept liability.
Do not use any sharp pointed
objects which could damage the
seal between the ceramic surface
and the surrounding frame and
between the frame and the worktop.
Do not let the ignitor in the burner
get wet. If it gets wet it will not spark.
After cleaning, dry the surfaces
thoroughly with a soft cloth to
prevent a build-up of limescale
deposits.
Pan supports, controls
Remove the pan supports.
The pan supports and the controls can
be cleaned with a solution of warm
water and a little washing up liquid
applied with a soft sponge. Soak
stubborn soiling first to loosen it.
Finally, wipe dry using a soft cloth.
On stainless steel models:
Replace the pan supports carefully
to avoid scratching the surface.
Do not use any of the following on
your hob as they can damage the
surface material:
cleaning agents containing sand,
soda, alkalines, acids or chlorides,
grill and oven sprays, dishwasher
cleaner, stain or rust removers,
scouring agents or cream cleaners,
abrasive sponges and brushes.
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Cleaning and care
Stainless steel surfaces
Ceramic surfaces
Clean stainless steel surfaces with a
solution of warm water and a little
washing up liquid applied with a soft
sponge. Soak stubborn soiling first to
loosen it. Wipe dry using a soft cloth.
Spillages etc. should be cleaned off as
soon as possible.
A proprietary non-abrasive cleaning
agent designed specifically for use on
stainless steel may be used, if wished.
Follow the manufacturer's instructions.
To help prevent re-soiling, a
conditioning agent for stainless steel
can also be used. Follow the
manufacturer's instructions.
Thoroughly remove salty foods or
liquids from the stainless steel
surfaces as soon as possible to
avoid the risk of corrosion.
Most soiling can be wiped off using a
damp cloth. Stubborn soiling may need
to be removed with a shielded scraper
blade.
Do not use washing up liquid on the
ceramic surface as it can leave a
blue sheen which may be difficult to
remove.
To remove any limescale deposits,
caused for example by water boiling
over and metallic marks (aluminium
deposits) apply a few drops of a
proprietary cleaning agent for ceramic
surfaces using a soft cloth or kitchen
paper towel. Follow manufacturer's
instructions on the packaging.
Note that some cleaning agents contain
a protective additive designed to
prevent water marks and smears
adhering to the surface.
After cleaning wipe the hob surface
with a damp cloth and then dry it with a
clean soft cloth.
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Cleaning and care
Burners
The burners can be dismantled for
cleaning once they have cooled down.
Proceed as follows:
^ Take off all the removable parts of the
burner and wash in a solution of hot
water and washing-up liquid. Then
dry them all thoroughly. Make sure
that the flame slits are clean and
completely dry.
The surface of the burner cap will
gradually become more matt with time.
This is quite normal and will not affect
the operation of the hob.
^ Wipe the fixed parts of the burner
base with a damp cloth and dry
afterwards.
^ Gently wipe the ignitor and the
ignition safety device with a well
wrung-out cloth and wipe dry with a
clean cloth.
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Cleaning and care
Re-assemble the small, normal and
large burners as follows:
^ Place the burner head r on to the
burner base u so that the ignition
safety device s and the ignitor t
extend through their respective holes
in the burner head. The burner head
must click into place correctly.
^ Replace the burner cap n ensuring
that the locating tabs fit into the
notches in the burner head r.
Important: replace parts in the correct
order after cleaning.
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Cleaning and care
Re-assemble the wok burner as
follows:
^ Place the burner head r on to the
burner base u so that the the ignition
safety device s and the ignitor t
extend through their respective holes
in the burner head. The burner head
must click into place correctly.
^ Replace burner ring q.
^ Replace burner cap o and p.
Important: replace parts in the correct
order after cleaning.
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Problem solving guide
,Repairs to the gas and electrical
components of this appliance must
only be carried out by a suitably
qualified and competent person to
ensure safety (Gas Safe registered
in the UK). Repairs and other work
by unqualified persons could be
dangerous. The manufacturer
cannot be held liable for
unauthorised work.
What to do if . . .
... the burner does not ignite after
several attempts
Check whether
– the burner is correctly assembled.
– the gas supply tap is turned on.
– the burner is dry and clean.
– the flame slits are dry and
unblocked.
– the mains fuse has blown. If the fuse
has blown, contact an electrician or
the Service department. (The gas
can be lit with a match). (See "Using
your hob during a power cut").
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... the gas flame goes out after being
lit
Check whether the burner cap is
correctly positioned.
... the ignitor on the burner does not
spark
Check whether food deposits have
lodged themselves between the ignitor
and the burner cap.
Carefully remove any soiling. Do not let
the ignitor get wet.
... the flame suddenly looks different
Check whether the burner is correctly
assembled.
Connection to services
Important
This appliance should be installed
with plenty of space on either side.
See Installation Instruction Booklet
before making the gas and electrical
connection.
Gas connection
Connection to the gas supply, or
conversion from one type of gas to
another should only be undertaken
by an approved and registered gas
installer in strict accordance with
local and national safety and
building regulations, (e.g. Gas Safe
registered in the UK). Every
appliance should have its own
isolating valve and test point.
Check with your local gas supplier
about the type of gas and its
calorific value, and compare this
information with the type of gas
quoted on the hob data plate.
The installer is responsible for
ensuring that the appliance
functions correctly when installed.
Depending on country, the hob is
supplied ready for connection to natural
gas or to liquid gas (refer to label on
the appliance).
Category EN 30:
United Kingdom:
GB II 2 H 3 + 20 mbar, 28-30/37 mbar.
Ireland:
IE II 2 H 3 + 20 mbar, 28-30/37 mbar.
Depending on country, a set of jets for
conversion to natural or liquid gas is
included with the hob.
Please contact your dealer or agent for
the appropriate conversion jets if
necessary.
Conversion to another type of gas is
described in the separate Installation
Instructions supplied with this hob.
A test for possible leakages must be
carried out after installation.
Safety regulations demand that a
pressure test nipple is installed near a
gas hob to allow an engineer to test the
pressure following servicing.
For any gas work in the UK always
use a Gas Safe registered engineer.
The gas installation must be made in
such a way that the isolating valve is
visible and easily accessible after
the appliance has been built in.
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Connection to services
Electrical connection
All electrical work should be carried
out by a suitably qualified and
competent person, in strict
accordance with current local and
national safety regulations (BS 7671
in the UK).
Installation, repairs and other work
by unqualified persons could be
dangerous. The manufacturer
cannot be held liable for
unauthorised work.
Ensure power is not supplied to the
appliance until after installation or
repair work has been carried out.
The appliance must only be
operated when built-in. This is to
ensure that all electrical parts are
shielded. Live parts must not be
exposed.
Do not connect the appliance to the
mains electricity supply by an
extension lead. These do not
guarantee the required safety of the
appliance.
Please make sure that the connection
data quoted on the data plate match
the household mains supply.
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Connection should be made via a
suitable isolator or a double pole fused
spur connection unit which complies
with national and local safety
regulations and the on/off switch should
be easily accessible after the appliance
has been built in.
If the switch is not accessible after
installation (depending on country) an
additional means of disconnection must
be provided for all poles.
For extra safety it is advisable to protect
the appliance with a residual current
device (RCD).
When switched off there must be an
all-pole contact gap of 3 mm in the
isolator switch (including switch, fuses
and relays).
Important UK
This appliance is supplied for
connection to a single phase 230-240 V
50 Hz supply with a 3-core cable.
The wires in the mains lead are
coloured in accordance with the
following code:
Green/yellow = earth
Blue
= neutral
Brown
= live
WARNING
THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE
EARTHED
Connection to services
Important
The electrical safety of this appliance
can only be guaranteed when
continuity is complete between it and
an effective earthing system, which
complies with current local and national
safety regulations. It is most important
that this basic safety requirement is
present and regularly tested and where
there is any doubt, the electrical wiring
in the home should be tested by a
qualified electrician. The manufacturer
cannot be held liable for the
consequences of an inadequate
earthing system such as an electric
shock.
The manufacturer cannot be held
liable for damage which is the direct
or indirect result of incorrect
installation or connection.
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After sales service, data plate
In the event of any faults which you cannot remedy yourself, or if the appliance is
under guarantee, please contact:
– Your Miele dealer, or
– the Miele Service Department (see back cover for address).
Please note that telephone calls may be monitored and recorded to improve
our service.
When contacting Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your
appliance. These are given on the data plate.
N.B. A call-out charge will be applied for service visits where the problem
could have been resolved as described in these instructions.
Space in which to stick the extra data plate supplied with the appliance. Ensure
that the model number is the same as the one on the front of these instructions.
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