Electrolux EHS60021X User Manual

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Ceramic glass hob
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Safety information
Description of the appliance
Operating the appliance
Helpful hints and tips
Care and cleaning
What to do if...
Environment concerns
Subject to change without notice
Safety information
For your safety and correct operation of
the appliance, read this manual carefully
before installation and use. Always keep
these instructions with the appliance
even if you move or sell it. Users must
fully know the operation and safety features of the appliance.
General safety
Warning! Persons (including children)
with reduced physical sensory, mental
capabilities or lack of experience and
knowledge must not use the appliance.
They must have supervision or
instruction for the operation of the
appliance by a person responsible for
their safety.
Child safety
• Only adults can use this appliance. Children must get supervision to make sure
that they do not play with the appliance.
• Keep all packaging away from children.
There is a risk of suffocation.
• Keep children away from the appliance
when it is on.
Warning! Start 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
• Risk of burns! Do not put cutlery or saucepan lids on the cooking surface, as they
can become hot.
Warning! Fire danger! Overheated fats
and oils can ignite very quickly.
Correct operation
• Always monitor the appliance during operation.
• Only use the appliance for domestic cooking tasks!
• Do not use the appliance as a work or a
storage surface.
• Do not put or keep very flammable liquids
and materials, or 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 electricity bonds touch the appliance or hot
cookware. Do not let electricity bonds tangle.
How to prevent a damage to the
• If the objects or cookware fall on the glass
ceramic, the surface can be damaged.
• Cookware made of cast iron, cast aluminium or with damaged bottoms can
scratch the glass ceramic if you move
them on the surface.
• Do not let cookware boil dry to prevent the
damage to cookware and glass ceramics.
• Do not use the cooking zones with empty
cookware or without cookware.
• Do not cover any part of the appliance with
aluminium foil.
Warning! If there is a crack on the
surface, disconnect power supply to
prevent the electric shock.
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Before the installation , note down
this data from the rating plate:
• Model description (Modell)................
• Product number (Prod.
Nr.) ............. ....
• Serial number (Ser. Nr.) ...............
You find the rating plate of the appliance on its lower casing.
949 594 043 00
EHS 60021X
58 HAD 54 AO 220-240 V 50-60 Hz
6,5 kW
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 authorised service technician
can install, connect or repair this appliance. Use only original spare parts.
Only use built-in appliances after you assemble the appliance into correct builtin units and work surfaces that align to
the standards.
Do not change the specifications or
modify 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 units!
Install anti-shock protection, for example install the drawers only with a protective floor directly below the appliance!
Protect the cut surfaces of the worktop
against moisture with a correct sealant!
Seal the appliance to the work top with
no space left with a correct sealant!
Protect 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, hot
cookware can be hit off the hob when
you open doors or windows.
Warning! Risk of injury from electrical
current. Carefully obey the instructions
for electrical connections.
• The electrical mains terminal is live.
• Make electrical mains terminal free of voltage.
• Install correctly to give anti-shock protection.
• Loose and incorrect plug and socket connections can make the terminal become
too hot.
• A qualified electrician must install the
clamping connections 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 your local Service Force
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 isolation devices: line
protecting cut-outs, fuses (screw type fuses
removed from the holder), earth leakage trips
and contactors.
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50 mm
R 5mm
min. 500 mm
50 mm
490+1mm 560+1mm
25 mm
20 mm
30 mm
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Description of the appliance
Cooking surface layout
Single cooking zone 1200 W
Single cooking zone 1800 W
Single cooking zone 1200 W
Control panel
Single cooking zone 2300 W
Control panel layout
Use the sensor fields to operate the appliance.
sensor field
starts and stops the hob
heat setting display
shows the heat setting or functions which are on
increases or decreases the heat settings
Heat setting displays
The cooking zone is off
The cooking zone operates
There is a malfunction
A cooking zone is still hot (residual heat)
Lock/Child safety device is on
The automatic switch off is active
Residual heat indicator
Risk of burns from residual
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Operating the appliance
• you cover a sensor field with an object (a
pan, a cloth, etc.) for longer than 10 seconds. Remove the object or clean the control panel.
• you do not stop a cooking zone or change
the heat setting after some time. See the
comes on.
On and Off
for 1 second to start or stop the
Automatic Switch Off
The function stops the hob automatically if:
• all cooking zones are off
• you do not set the heat setting after you
start the hob.
Automatic Switch Off times
Heat setting
Stops after
6 hours
5 hours
The heat setting
to increase the heat setting. Touch
to decrease the heat setting. The display
shows the heat setting. Touch
and at
the same time to switch off the cooking zone.
The child safety device
This function prevents an accidental operation of the hob.
Starting the child safety device
• Start the hob with
. Do not set the
heat settings .
• Touch of the two front cooking zones at
the same time for 4 seconds. The symbol
comes on. Switch off the appliance.
4 hours
1.5 hours
• Touch of the two front cooking zones at
the same time for 4 seconds. The symbol
comes on. Switch off the appliance.
Overriding the child safety device for one
cooking session
• Start the hob with
. The symbol
comes on.
• Touch of the two front cooking zones at
the same time for 4 seconds. The symbol
comes on. Set the heat setting in
less than 10 seconds. You can operate
the hob. When you stop the hob with
the child safety device operates again.
Switching off the child safety device
• Start the hob with
. Do not set the
heat settings .
Helpful hints and tips
• The bottom of the cookware must be
as thick and flat as possible.
• Cookware made of enamelled steel
and with aluminium or copper bottoms can cause discoloration on glass
ceramic surface.
Energy saving
• If possible, always put the lids on the
• Put cookware on a cooking zone before you start it.
• Stop the cooking zones before the
end of the cooking time to use residual
• The bottom of pans and cooking
zones must have the same dimension.
Examples of cooking applications
The data in the table is for guidance only.
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Use to:
Keep cooked foods warm
as required
Hollandaise sauce, melt: butter, chocolate, gelatine
5-25 min
Mix occasionally
Solidify: fluffy omelettes, baked eggs
Cook with a lid on
Simmer rice and milkbased dishes, heat- 25-50
ing up ready-cooked meals
Add at least twice as much liquid as
rice, stir milk dishes part way through
Steam vegetables, fish, meat
Add a few tablespoons of liquid
Steam potatoes
Use max. ¼ l water for 750 g of potatoes
Cook larger quantities of food, stews and 60-150
Up to 3 l liquid plus ingredients
Gentle fry: escalope, veal cordon bleu,
cutlets, rissoles, sausages, liver, roux,
eggs, pancakes, doughnuts
as required
Turn halfway through
Heavy fry, hash browns, loin steaks,
5-15 min
Turn halfway through
Boil large quantities of water, cook pasta, sear meat (goulash, pot roast), deep fry chips
Information on acrylamides
Important! According to the newest
scientific knowledge, if you brown food
(specially the one which contains starch),
acrylamides can pose a health risk. Thus, we
recommend that you cook at the lowest
temperatures and do not brown food too
Care and cleaning
Clean the appliance after each use.
Always use cookware with clean bottom.
Warning! Sharp objects and abrasive
cleaning agents will damage the
For your safety, do not clean the appliance with steam blasters or high-pressure cleaners.
Scratches or dark stains on the glass
ceramic have no effect on how the appliance operates.
Removing the dirt:
1. – Remove immediately: melting plastic, plastic foil, and food containing
sugar. Use a special glass ceramic
scraper. Put the scraper on the glass
ceramic surface at an acute angle and
slide the blade on the surface.
– Stop the appliance and let it cool
down before you clean: limescale
rings, water rings, fat stains, shiny metallic discolorations. Use a special
cleaner for glass ceramic or stainless
2. Clean the appliance with a damp cloth
and some detergent.
3. At the end rub the appliance dry with
a clean cloth.
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What to do if...
Possible cause and remedy
You cannot start the appliance or
operate it.
• You touched 2 or more sensor fields at the same time. Only
touch one sensor field.
• There is water or fat stains on the control panel. Clean the control
• The child safety device operates
. Stop the function. See the
section “Child safety device”.
• Start the appliance again and set the heat setting in 10 seconds.
The residual heat indicator does
not come on.
The cooking zone is not hot because it operated only for a short
time. If the cooking zone must be hot, speak to the after sales
The appliance stops.
You covered
. Uncover the sensor field.
comes on.
• The automatic switch-off operates. Stop the appliance and start
it again.
Overheating protection for the cooking zone operates. Stop the
cooking zone and start it again.
and a number come 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
comes on again, speak to the After Sales Service.
If you tried the above solutions and cannot
repair the problem, speak to your dealer or
the Customer Care Department. Give the data from the rating plate, three-digit-letter
code for the glass ceramic (it is in the corner
of the cooking surface) and an error message
that comes on.
If you operated the appliance incorrectly, the
servicing by a customer service technician or
dealer will not be free of charge, even 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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Questions and Answers

What is the material used for making the cookware?
Use cookware with a thick, flat bottom. Cookware made of enameled steel and aluminum or copper bottoms can leave residue on the glass ceramic.
What happens if an object is placed or covers a sensor field for more than 10 seconds?
The hob will stop working or the control panel will need to be cleaned.
What is the purpose of the child safety device?
The child safety device prevents accidental use of the hob.
How to start the child safety device?
Start the hob without setting any heat levels. Then, press and hold the two front cooking zones simultaneously for 4 seconds. The symbol will appear on the display.
How to override the child safety device for a single cooking session?
Start the hob. When the symbol appears, press and hold the two front cooking zones simultaneously for 4 seconds. The symbol will light up. Set the heat level within 10 seconds.
How to turn off the child safety device?
Start the hob without setting any heat levels. Then, press and hold the two front cooking zones simultaneously for 4 seconds.

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