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User manual
Induction Hob
Safety information _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Installation instructions _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Product description _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Operating instructions _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Helpful hints and tips _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 9
Care and cleaning _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 10
What to do if… _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 11
Environment concerns _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 12
Subject to change without notice
Safety information
For your safety and correct operation of the appliance, read this manual carefully before the installation and use. Always keep these instructions with the appliance also if you move or sell it. The users must fully
know the operation and safety functions of the appliance.
Children and vulnerable people safety
Warning! Do not let persons, children included, with
reduced physical sensory, reduced mental functions
or lack of experience and knowledge to use the appliance.
They must have supervision or instruction for the
operation of the appliance by a person who is responsible
for their safety.
• Keep all packaging away from children. There is the
risk of suffocation or injury.
• Keep the children away from the appliance during and
after the operation, until the appliance is cold.
Warning! Activate the child safety device to prevent
small children and pets from an accidental
activation of the appliance.
Safety during operation
• Remove all packaging, stickers and layers from the appliance before the first use.
• Set the cooking zones to "off" after each use.
• The risk of burns! Do not put the objects made of metal, for example cutlery or saucepan lids, on the surface
that you cook. They can become hot.
• The Users with an implanted pacemaker must keep
their upper body minimum 30 cm from induction cooking zones that are activated.
Warning! Fire risk! Too hot fats and oils can occur
with ignition very quickly.
Correct operation
• Always monitor the appliance during operation.
• The appliance is only for domestic use!
• Do not use the appliance as a work or a storage surface.
• Do not put or keep very flammable liquids and materials, easy fusible objects (made of plastic or aluminium)
on or near the appliance.
• Be careful when you connect the appliance to the near
sockets. Do not let the electricity bonds touch the appliance or hot cookware. Do not let the electricity
bonds to tangle.
How to prevent a damage to the appliance.
• If the objects or cookware fall on the glass, the surface
can be damaged.
• Cookware made of cast iron, cast aluminium or with
damaged bottoms can cause scratch of the glass. Do
not move them on the surface.
• Do not let cookware boil dry to prevent the damage to
cookware and glass .
• Do not use the cooking zones with empty cookware or
without cookware.
• Do not put the aluminium foil on the appliance.
• Make sure that the airflow space of 5 mm between the
worktop and front of the unit below it stays opened.
Warning! If there is a crack on the surface,
disconnect power supply to prevent the electrical
Installation instructions
Before the installation, note down the serial number
(Ser. Nr.) from the rating plate.The rating plate of
the appliance is on its lower casing.
58 GAD D5 AU 220-240 V 50-60 Hz
949 595 535 00
Induction 7,4 kW
7,4 kW
The Safety Instructions
Warning! You must read these!
• Make sure that the appliance is not damaged because
of transportation. Do not connect a damaged appliance.
If it is necessary, speak to the supplier.
• Only an authorized servicing technician can install,
connect or repair this appliance. Use only original
spare parts.
• Only use the built-in appliances after you assemble the
appliance into correct built-in units and work surfaces
that align to the standards.
• Do not change the specifications or change this product. Risk of injury and damage to the appliance.
• Fully obey the laws, ordinances, directives and standards in force in the country where you use the appliance (safety regulations, recycling regulations, electrical safety rules etc.)!
• Keep the minimum distances to other appliances and
• Install shock protection, for example install the drawers
only with a protective floor directly below the appliance!
• Keep safe the cut surfaces of the worktop from moisture with a correct sealant!
• Seal the appliance to the work top with no space between with a correct sealant!
• Keep safe the bottom of the appliance from steam and
moisture, e.g. from a dishwasher or oven!
• Do not install the appliance adjacent to doors and below windows! If not, when you open the doors or windows they can push off hot cookware from the appliance.
Warning! Risk of injury from electrical current.
Carefully obey the instructions for electrical
The electrical mains terminal is live.
Make electrical mains terminal free of voltage.
Install correctly to give shock protection.
Loose and incorrect plug and socket connections can
make the terminal become too hot.
• A qualified electrician must install the connections in
the clamps correctly.
• Use a strain relief clamp on cable.
• Use the correct mains cable of type H05BB-F Tmax
90°C (or higher) for a single phase or two phase connection.
• Replace the damaged mains cable with a special cable
(type H05BB-F Tmax 90°C; or higher). Speak to your
local Service Centre.
The appliance must have the electrical installation which
lets you disconnect the appliance from the mains at all
poles with a contact opening width of minimum 3 mm.
You must have correct devices to isolate: line protecting
cut-outs, fuses (screw type fuses removed from the holder), earth leakage trips and contactors.
R 5mm
25 mm
38 mm
5 mm
20 mm
5 mm
If you use a protection box (the additional accessory1)), the front airflow space of 5 mm and protective
floor directly below the appliance are not necessary.
You can not use the protection box if you install the appliance above an oven.
Product description
General overview
1 Induction cooking zone 1800 W (minimum cookware diameter =145 mm).
2 Induction cooking zone 1800 W (minimum cookware diameter =145 mm).
3 Induction cooking zone 1400 W, with Power function 2500 W (minimum cookware diameter =125
4 Control panel
5 Induction cooking zone 2300 W, with Power function 3700 W (minimum cookware diameter =180
1) The protection box accessory may not be available in some countries. Please contact your local supplier.
Control panel layout
Use the sensor fields to operate the appliance. The displays, indicators and sounds tell
which functions operate.
Sensor field
It activates and deactivates the appliance.
It locks and unlocks the control panel.
It activates the Power function.
Heat setting display
It shows the heat setting.
Timer indicators for the cooking zones
It shows for which zone you set the time.
Timer display
It shows the time in minutes.
It increases or decreases the heat setting.
It increases or decreases the time.
It selects the cooking zone.
Heat setting displays
The cooking zone is deactivated.
The Keep Warm function operates.
The cooking zone operates.
The Automatic Heat-up function operates.
The cookware is incorrect or too small, or there is no cookware on the cooking
There is a malfunction.
A cooking zone is still hot (residual heat).
The Lock/Child Safety device operates.
The Power function operates.
The Automatic Switch-Off operates.
Residual heat indicator
The induction cooking zones make the heat necessary for
cooking directly in the bottom of the cookware. The glass
ceramic is hot from the heat of the cookware.
The risk of burns from residual heat!
Operating instructions
Activation and deactivation
The sound operates some time and the appliance deactivates. Remove the object or clean the control panel.
• The appliance become too hot (e.g. when, a saucepan
boils dry). Before you use the appliance again, the
cooking zone must be cool.
• You use not correct cookware. The symbol
on and the cooking zone deactivates automatically after
2 minutes.
• You do not deactivate a cooking zone or change the
heat setting. After some time, comes on and the appliance deactivates. See the table.
for 1 second to activate or deactivate the appli-
Automatic Switch Off
The function deactivates the appliance automatically if:
• All cooking zones are deactivated (
• You do not set the heat setting after you activate the
• You spill something or put something on the control
panel for more than 10 seconds, (a pan, a cloth, etc.).
The times of Automatic Switch Off
The heat setting
The cooking zone deactivates after
6 hours
5 hours
4 hours
1.5 hours
The heat setting
to increase the heat setting. Touch
to decrease the heat setting. The display shows the heat setand
at the same time to deactivate the
ting. Touch
cooking zone.
Automatic Heat Up
Power management
You can get the necessary heat setting in a shorter time if
you activate the Automatic Heat Up function. This function
sets the highest heat setting for some time (see the graphic), and then decreases to the necessary heat setting.
To start the Automatic Heat Up function:
1. Touch
comes on in the display.
again and again until
comes on in the
again and again until the necImmediately touch
essary heat setting comes on. After 3 seconds
comes on in the display.
To stop the function touch
Power function
The Power function makes more power available to the induction cooking zones. The Power function is activated for
10 minutes at most. After, that the induction cooking zone
automatically sets back to highest heat setting. To acti,
comes on. To deactivate, touch
vate, touch
The power management divides the power between two
cooking zones in a pair (see the illustration). The power
function increases the power to the maximum level for one
cooking zone in the pair. Automatically decreases the
power in the second cooking zone to a lower level. The
display for the reduced zone change between two levels.
Use the Count Down Timer to set how long the cooking
zone operates for only this one time.
Set the Timer after the selection of the cooking zone.
You can set the heat setting before or after you set the timer.
• To set the cooking zone:touch
again and again until the indicator of a necessary cooking zone comes on.
• To activate or change the Timer: touch
of the
timer to set the time ( 00 - 99 minutes). When the
indicator of the cooking zone starts to flash slow, the
time counts down.
• To deactivate the Timer: set the cooking zone with
and touch
to deactivate the Timer. The remaining
time counts back to 00 . The indicator of the cooking
zone goes out.
• To see the remaining time: set the cooking zone with
. The indicator of the cooking zone starts to flash
quickly. The display shows the remaining time.
When the time comes to an end, the sound operates and
00 flashes. The cooking zone deactivates.
• To stop the sound: touch
You can use the Timer as a minute minder while the cooking zones do not operate. Touch
. Touch
set the time. When the time comes to an end, the sound
operates and 00 flashes
• To stop the sound: touch
When the cooking zones operate, you can lock the control
panel, but not
. It prevents an accidental change of the
heat setting.
First set the heat setting.
To start this function touch
. The symbol
on for 4 seconds.
The Timer stays on.
. The heat setting that you
To stop this function touch
set before comes on.
When you stop the appliance, you also stop this function.
The child safety device
This function prevents an accidental operation of the appliance.
To activate the child safety device
• Activate the appliance with
. Do not set the heat
• Touch
for 4 seconds. The symbol
• Deactivate the appliance with
comes on.
To deactivate the child safety device
• Activate the appliance with
. Do not set the heat
settings. Touch
for 4 seconds. The symbol
comes on.
• Deactivate the appliance with
To override the child safety device for only one cooking
• Activate the appliance with
. The symbol
• Touch
for 4 seconds. Set the heat setting in 10
seconds. You can operate the appliance.
• When you deactivate the appliance with
, the child
safety device operates again.
Helpful hints and tips
Use the induction cooking zones with correct cookware.
Cookware for induction cooking zones
Important! For induction cooking zones a strong electromagnetic field creates the heat in the cookware very
Cookware material
• correct: cast iron, steel, enamelled steel, stainless
steel, the bottom made of multi-layer (with correct
mark from a manufacturer).
• not correct: aluminium, copper, brass, glass, ceramic,
Cookware is correct for an induction hob if …
• ... some water boils very quickly on a zone set to the
highest heat setting.
• ... a magnet pulls on to the bottom of the cookware.
The bottom of the cookware must be as thick and
flat as possible.
Cookware dimensions: induction cooking zones adapt to
the dimension of the bottom of the cookware automatically
to some limit.
The noises during operation
If you can hear
• crack noise: cookware is made of different materials
(Sandwich construction).
• whistle sound: you use one or more cooking zones
with high power levels and the cookware is made of
different materials (Sandwich construction).
• humming: you use high power levels.
• clicking: electric switching occurs.
• hissing, buzzing: the fan operates.
The noises are normal and do not refer to appliance malfunction.
Energy saving
• If it is possible, always put the lids on the cookware.
• Put cookware on a cooking zone before you start
The Examples of cooking applications
The data in the table is for guidance only.
Use to:
Keep warm the food you cooked
as required
Put a lid on a cookware
Hollandaise sauce, melt: butter, chocolate, gelatine
5-25 min
Mix from time to time
Solidify: fluffy omelettes, baked eggs
10-40 min Cook with a lid on
Simmer rice and milkbased dishes, heating up
ready-cooked meals
25-50 min Add the minimum twice as much liquid as
rice, mix milk dishes part procedure
Steam vegetables, fish, meat
20-45 min Add some tablespoons of liquid
Steam potatoes
20-60 min Use max. ¼ l water for 750 g of potatoes
Cook larger quantities of food, stews and soups 60-150
Up to 3 l liquid plus ingredients
Gentle fry: escalope, veal cordon bleu, cutlets,
rissoles, sausages, liver, roux, eggs, pancakes,
as necessary
Turn halfway through
Heavy fry, hash browns, loin steaks, steaks
5-15 min
Turn halfway through
Boil large quantities of water, cook pasta, sear meat (goulash, pot roast), deep-fry chips
The Power function is best to heat up large quantities of
Information on acrylamides
acrylamides can pose a health risk. Thus, we recommend
that you cook at the lowest temperatures and do not brown
food too much.
Important! According to the newest scientific knowledge, if
you brown food (specially the one which contains starch),
Care and cleaning
Clean the appliance after each use.
Always use cookware with clean bottom.
Warning! The sharp objects and abrasive cleaning
agents can cause damage to the appliance.
For your safety, do not clean the appliance with steam
cleaners or high-pressure cleaners.
Scratches or dark stains on the glass-ceramic cause
no effect on how the appliance operates.
To remove the dirt:
1. – Remove immediately: melted plastic, plastic foil,
and food with sugar. If not, the dirt can cause
damage to the appliance. Use a special scraper
for the glass . Put the scraper on the glass surface
at an acute angle and move the blade on the surface .
– Remove after the appliance is sufficiently cool:
limescale rings , water rings, fat stains, shiny
metallic discolorations. Use a special cleaning
agent for glass ceramic or stainless steel.
Clean the appliance with a moist cloth and some detergent.
At the end rub the appliance dry with a clean cloth.
What to do if…
Possible cause and remedy
You cannot activate the appliance or
operate it.
• Activate the appliance again and set the heat setting in 10 seconds.
• You touched 2 or more sensor fields at the same time. Only touch one
sensor field.
• The Child Safety Device or the Lock operates. See the chapter Operating
• There is water or fat stains on the control panel. Clean the control panel.
A Sound operates and the appliance
A sound operates when the appliance
is deactivated.
You put something on one or more sensor fields. Remove the object from the
sensor fields.
The appliance deactivates.
You put something on the
The residual heat indicator does not
comes on.
The cooking zone is not hot because it operated only for a short time. If the
cooking zone should be hot, speak to the service centre.
The Automatic Heat Up function does
not operate.
• There is still residual heat on the cooking zone. Let the cooking zone become sufficiently cool.
• The highest heat setting is set. The highest heat setting has the same power as the Automatic Heat Up function.
. remove object from the sensor field.
The heat setting changes between two The Power management is activated. See the section Power management.
The sensor fields become hot.
The cookware is too large or you out it too near to the controls. Put large
cookware on the rear cooking zones if it is necessary.
comes on
The Automatic Switch Off operates. Deactivate the appliance and activate it
comes on
• No cookware on the cooking zone. Put cookware on the cooking zone.
• Not correct cookware. Use the correct cookware.
• The diameter of the bottom of the cookware is too small for the cooking
zone. Move cookware to a smaller cooking zone.
and number comes on.
There is an error in the appliance.
Disconnect the appliance from the electrical supply for some time. Disconnect
the fuse from the electrical system of the house. Connect again. If
on again, speak to the service centre.
comes on
There is an error in the appliance, because a cookware boils dry. The protection against become too hot for the cooking zone operates. The Automatic
Switch Off operates.
Deactivate the appliance. Remove the hot cookware. After, approximately 30
seconds activate the cooking zone again.
should go out of the display,
residual heat indicator can stay. Let the cookware become sufficiently cool
and check it with the section Cookware for the induction cooking zone.
If you tried the above solutions and cannot repair the
problem, speak to your dealer or the customer service.
Give the data from the rating plate, three digit letter code
for the glass ceramic (it is in the corner of the glass surface) and an error message that comes on.
Make sure, you operated the appliance correctly. If not the
servicing by a customer service technician or dealer will
not be free of charge, also during the warranty period. The
instructions about the customer service and conditions of
guarantee are in the guarantee booklet.
Environment concerns
The symbol on the product or on its packaging
indicates that this product may not be treated as
household waste. Instead it should be taken to the
appropriate collection point for the recycling of electrical
and electronic equipment. By ensuring this product is
disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment and human
health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate
waste handling of this product. For more detailed
information about recycling of this product, please contact
your local council, your household waste disposal service
or the shop where you purchased the product.
Packaging material
The packaging materials are friendly to the environment and can be recycled. The plastic components
are identified by marking: >PE<,>PS<, etc. Discard the
packaging materials as household waste at the waste disposal facilities in your municipality.
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