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Westinghouse WHC642BA User Manual
USER MANUAL
CERAMIC HOBS
WHC642BA, WHC742BA, WHC644SA,
WHC942BA, WHC322BA
CONGRATULATIONS
CONTENTS
Dear customer,
Important safety instructions.........................................................3
Congratulations and thank you for choosing our cooktop.
Product description........................................................................... 4
WHC642BA
WHC742BA
WHC644SA,
WHC942BA............................................................................................5
WHC322BA
We are sure you will find it a pleasure to use. Before you
use the cooktop, we recommend that you read through
the relevant sections of this manual, which provides a
description of your appliance and its functions.
To avoid the risks that are always present when you use
an appliance, it is important that the appliance is installed
correctly and that you read the safety instructions
carefully to avoid misuse and hazards.
We recommend that you keep this instruction booklet
for future reference and pass it on to any future owners.
After unpacking the appliance, please check it is not
damaged. If in doubt, do not use the appliance but
contact your local customer care centre.
Using your cooktop.......................................................................... 6
Cleaning your cooktop .....................................................................7
Troubleshooting................................................................................... 8
Technical data....................................................................................... 8
Installing your cooktop..................................................................... 9
Warranty................................................................................................. 15
This appliance complies with requirements of Australian
Standards AS/NZS 60335.2.6.
Please read the user manual carefully and store in a handy
place for later reference.
Conditions of use
The symbols you will see in this booklet have
these meanings:
This appliance is intended to be used in household and
similar applications such as:
• Staff kitchen areas in shops, offices and other
working environments
•
WARNING
WARNING
This symbol indicates information concerning your
personal safety.
Farm houses
• By clients in hotels, motels and other residential type
environments
•
Bed and breakfast type environments
•
Catering and similar non-retail applications
WARNING
CAUTION
This symbol indicates information on how to avoid
damaging the appliance.
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
Please ensure you read the instruction manual fully
before you call for service, or a full service fee could
be applicable.
This symbol indicates tips and information about use
of the appliance.
Record model and serial number here:
This symbol indicates tips and information about
economical and ecological use of the appliance.
ENVIRONMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL
TIPS
Model number:........................................................................................
Serial number:..........................................................................................
PNC:..............................................................................................................
CONTENTS
2
CONTENTS
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
Please read the user manual carefully and store in a handy
place for later reference.
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
Important – check for any damages or marks
If you find the appliance is damaged or marked, you must
report it within 7 days if you wish to claim for damage/
marks under the manufacturer’s warranty. This does not
affect your statutory rights.
ENVIRONMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL
TIPS
Information on disposal for users
• Most of the packing materials are recyclable. Please
dispose of those materials through your local
recycling depot or by placing them in appropriate
collection containers.
• If you wish to discard this product, please contact
your local authorities and ask for the correct method
of disposal.
WARNING
WARNING
These warnings have been provided in the interest of
safety. You MUST read them carefully before installing
or using the appliance.
•
An authorised person must install this appliance and carry
out servicing. (Certificate of Compliance to be retained)
•
This appliance must be earthed.
• In order to avoid any potential hazard, the enclosed
installation instructions must be followed.
•
Do not modify this appliance.
• This appliance must not be used as a space heater.
• Ensure the appliance is switched off before cleaning.
This can be done by switching off the appliance via
the powerpoint or isolating switch (if available), or the
switchboard.
• Do not use steam cleaners, as this may cause
moisture build up.
•
Always keep the appliance clean.
• Do not use the appliance as a storage area or work
surface.
• Do not place or store flammable liquids, highly
inflammable materials or fusible objects (e.g. plastic
film, plastic, aluminium) on or near the appliance.
• Do not leave the appliance on unattended.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical, sensory
or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and
knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a
person responsible for their safety.
• Children should be supervised to ensure that they do
not play with the appliance.
• Accessible parts will become hot when in use. To
avoid burns and scalds children should be kept away.
•Ensure that all electrical cables are kept well clear of
the appliance during use.
•Overheated fats and oils can ignite very quickly.
When cooking with fat or oil do not leave the
appliance unattended.
•Switch the cooking zones off after each use.
• To maintain safe operation, it is recommended
that the product be inspected every 5 years by an
authorised service person.
•In the event of faults with the appliance or damage
to the glass ceramic (cracks, scratches or splits), the
appliance must be switched off and disconnected
from the electrical supply to prevent the possibility of
an electric shock.
WARNING
CAUTION
Read the following carefully to avoid damage to the
appliance.
•Before using the appliance, ensure that all packing
materials are removed from the appliance. Remove
stickers and film from the glass ceramic.
•Wipe away protective oil using a mild detergent and
a clean damp cloth.
•Do not use harsh abrasive cleaners, powder cleaners,
steel wool or wax polishes on this appliance.
• With the exception of razor blade scrapers designed
for ceramic glass cleaning, (provided with some
models or available to purchase through our spare
parts) do not use sharp metal implements or utensils
on any surface, as these may leave permanent
scratches or marks.
• Always clean the appliance immediately after any
food spills.
•This appliance may only be used after being built
into a suitable benchtop according to the guidelines
provided.
The glass ceramic can be damaged by objects falling
•
onto it. Care should be taken when using heavy
cookware to avoid damaging the glass top and edges.
•Cookware made of cast iron, cast aluminium or with
damaged bottoms can scratch the glass ceramic if
dragged across the surface. Cookware should be
lifted in and out of position rather than dragged or
pushed.
Food that melts and boils over can burn onto the glass
•
ceramic surface and should be removed straight away.
•To avoid damaging the glass ceramic and cookware
do not allow saucepans or frying pans to boil dry.
•Do not use the cooking zones with empty cookware
or without cookware.
NOTE: You must read these warnings carefully before
installing or using the appliance. If you need assistance,
contact your Customer Care Centre. The manufacturer will
not accept liability, should these instructions or any other
safety instructions incorporated in this book be ignored.
• During use, this appliance becomes hot. Care should
be taken to avoid touching hot surfaces.
SAFETY
SAFETY
3
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
WHC642BA
WHC742BA
2
1
1
Single 180mm diameter cooking zone 1800W
2
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
3
Single 210mm diameter cooking zone 2300W
4
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
hob cooking zone
control knobs
3
4
residual heat
indicator
WHC644SA
2
1
1
Single 180mm diameter cooking zone 1800W
2
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
3
Dual 210 diameter cooking zone 750/2200W
4
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
hob cooking zone
control knobs
3
4
residual heat
indicator
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
4
WHC942BA
2
1
3
residual heat
indicator
hob cooking
zone control
knobs
1
Double 210mm diameter cooking zone 750/2200
2
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
3
Single 145mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
4
Single 180mm diameter cooking zone 1800W
4
WHC322BA
1
Single 200mm diameter cooking zone 1800W
2
Single 165mm diameter cooking zone 1200W
1
2
hob cooking
zone control
knobs
residual heat
indicator
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
5
OPERATING YOUR APPLIANCE
Controlling the temperature - dual zone
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
When a cooking zone is switched on it may hum briefly.
This is a characteristic of all ceramic glass cooking zones
and does not impair either the function of the life of the
appliance.
Controlling the temperature - single zone
To increase the heat, turn the control knob clockwise.
By switching the outside ring on and off, the effective
heating surface can be matched to the size of the
cookware.
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
The inside ring must be switched on before switching on
the outside ring.
To turn the outside ring on, turn the control knob
clockwise past a slight resistance, as far as it will go. The
inside ring must be switched on before turning on the
outside ring.
To decrease the heat, turn the control knob anticlockwise.
Turn the control knob anti-clockwise to reach the desired
setting.
To switch off, turn the control knob to the off position.
To switch off, turn the control knob to the off position.
When boiling water or searing food select a high setting.
As soon as steam forms or the fat or oil is hot, set a lower
heat setting. To end the cooking process, turn the knob to
the ‘Off’ position.
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
The Ring Control Knobs for single cooking zones can be
turned either right or left.
6
OPERATION
CARE AND CLEANING
Cookware
General cleaning
For optimal results use good quality cookware with a
heavy flat base. Cookware made of enamelled or with
aluminium or copper bottoms can leave discolourations
on the glass ceramic surface which are difficult or
impossible to remove.
ENVIRONMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL
TIPS
•Always place the cookware on the cooking zone
before it is switched on.
•
If possible, always place the lids on the pans.
•Switch the cooking zones off before the end of the
cooking time to take advantage of the residual heat.
•Ensure the bottom of the pan is the same size as the
cooking zone you are using.
WARNING
WARNING
Ensure that the appliance is turned off and all residual
heat has dissipated before attempting to clean the
cooktop.
WARNING
CAUTION
Sharp objects and abrasive cleaning materials will
damage the appliance. To prevent scratches to the
surface only non-scratch scourers should be used.
Damage caused by abrasive cleaning materials is not
covered by the Warranty.
WARNING
CAUTION
Residue from cleaning agents may damage or stain the
appliance. Damage caused by residual cleaning agents is
not covered by the Warranty.
7
Allowing heat to escape during cooking increases
cooking time and energy consumption
3
Wipe the appliance with a mild detergent and a soft,
damp cloth. Remove all residue after cleaning and dry
with a soft cloth.
Removing deposits
1.Place a scraper* on the glass ceramic surface at an
angle.
2.Remove residue by sliding the blade over the surface.
3.Wipe the appliance clean with a mild detergent and a
damp cloth.
4.Dry the appliance using a clean, dry cloth.
* Provided with selected models or available for purchase
as an accessory.
7
Using the wrong size pot for the
cooking zone allows heat to escape
3
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
Sugar, food containing sugar, plastics and tin foil should
be removed immediately with a scraper.
Limescale, water rings, fat splashes and metallic
discolouration should be removed with a glass ceramic
or stainless steel cleaner when the appliance has cooled
down.
Scratches or dark stains on the glass ceramic that
cannot be removed do not affect the functioning of the
appliance.
CARE AND CLEANING
7
TROUBLESHOOTING
PROBLEM
CAUSES
REMEDY
The cooking zones are
not functioning.
• The desired heat setting is not set.
• Set the heat setting.
• The fuse in the house’s electrical wiring
(fuse box) has been tripped.
• Check the fuse. If the fuse continues
to trip, please call an authorised
electrician.
The residual heat indicator is not
displaying anything.
• The cooking zone was only on for a short
period of time and is therefore not hot.
• If the cooking zone is hot, call the
Customer Service Department.
Red rings, limescale or water
rings, shiny metallic or other
discolouration, scratches/shadows,
bubbles or other miscellaneous
stains on ceramic glass
cooktop surfaces.
•C
ooktop surface has not been cleaned
• Use a ceramic glass cleaner such
correctly. Cleaning/maintenance of the
as Cerapol.
cooktop surface is not covered under
warranty. If a service call is placed to clean
the cooktop you will be charged for the visit.
Pitting of ceramic glass surface.
• Spillovers of liquid with high
sugar content.
• These types of spills must be
removed immediately with a
special scraper for the glass. If not,
permanent damage to the cooktop
glass can occur which is not covered
under warranty.
The residual heat indicator is not
displaying anything.
• The cooking zone was only on for a short
time and is therefore not hot.
• If the cooking zone is supposed
to be hot, call the Customer
Service Department.
Outer ring on double ring element
won’t turn on.
• Control knob has not been turned
far enough.
• Turn control knob clockwise, past a
slight resistance. Refer instructions
on page 6.
If you are unable to remedy the problem by following
the above suggestions, please contact your dealer or
the Customer Care Department.
WARNING
WARNING
Repairs to the appliance are only to be carried out
by qualified service engineers due to the risk of
electric shock.
WARNING
CAUTION
If the appliance has been wrongly operated or installed,
service calls may not be covered under the Warranty.
TECHNICAL DATA
MODEL
WHC642BA
WHC742BA
WHC644SA
WHC942BA
WHC322BA
PNC
949 163 180
949 163 179
949 163 181
949 163 178
949 163 182
Product
dimensions
(w x d mm)
590x520
700x520
590x520
900x520
320x520
Cut out
dimensions
(w x d mm)
490x560
490x560
490x560
490x880
300x490
Power (kW)
6.5
6.5
6.4
6.4
3.0
Service cord
hardwired
hardwired
hardwired
hardwired
hardwired
Elements
No. of
zones
Watts
No. of
zones
Watts
No. of
zones
Watts
No. of
zones
Watts
No. of
zones
Watts
Front left
1
2300
1
2300
2
750/2200
2
750/2200
1
1200
Rear left
1
1200
1
1200
1
1200
1
1200
1
1800
Front right
1
1200
1
1200
1
1200
1
1800
Rear right
1
1800
1
1800
1
1800
1
1200
Total
4
6.5
4
6.5
5
6.4
5
6.4
2
3.0
OPERATION
8
TROUBLESHOOTING
INSTALLING YOUR APPLIANCE
Electrical connection
WARNING
WARNING
To avoid any potential hazard, you must follow our
instructions when you install your appliance. Failure
to install the appliance correctly could invalidate any
warranty or liability claims and lead to prosecution.
• This appliance must be installed by an authorised
person according to all codes and regulations as
stated in the local municipal building code and other
relevant statutory regulations.
• Wiring connections must be in accordance with AS/
NZS 3000 Wiring Rules and any particular conditions
of the local authority.
• Wiring should be protected against mechanical
failure. Refer to AS/NZS3000 clauses 3.3.2.6, 3.9, 3.10
• A means of disconnection with a contact separation
of at least 3mm must be supplied in the fixed wiring.
• This appliance must be installed by an authorised
person according to all codes and regulations as
stated in the local municipal building code and other
relevant statutory regulations.
•The minimum distances to other appliances and units
are to be observed.
•Turn off the power at the mains before installing
this appliance.
•Supply cords must have a temperature rating not less
than 105°C.
•The surface temperature of the appliance exceeds
95°C. Underbench access must be restricted to
prevent a hazard.
•The clamping joints must be installed by a
qualified electrician.
•
Before connecting, check that the nominal voltage of the
appliance stated on the rating plate, corresponds to the
available supply voltage. The rating plate is located on the
lower casing of the hob.
The hob is to be connected to the mains using a device
that allows the appliance to be disconnected from the
mains at all poles with a contact opening width of at least
3mm. eg. automatic line protecting cut-out, earth leakage
trips or fuse. A cable with a minimum temperature
rating of V90HT or higher must be used as the mains
connecting cable.
The connection must be carried out as shown in the
diagram. The connecting links should be fitted according
to the appropriate connection diagram. The earth lead is
connected to terminal.
The earth leads must be longer than the leads carrying
the electrical current.
The cable conditions must be in accordance with
regulations and the terminal screws tightened securely.
The connecting cable is to be secured with the mains
cable cleat and the covering closed by pressing firmly
(lock into place).
Before switching on for the first time, any protective
foil or stickers must be removed from the glass
ceramic surface.
TIPS
& INFORMATION
IMPORTANT
Once connected to the mains supply, check that all the
cooking zones are ready for use by briefly switching each
on in turn at the maximum setting.
The electrical schematic must be observed.
OPERATION
INSTALLATION
9
INSTALLING YOUR APPLIANCE (CONTINUED)
Applying the seal
•
Clean the worktop around the cut-out area.
•Stick the single-sided adhesive sealing tape provided
around the outside edge of the underside of the hob,
ensuring that it is not stretched. The 2 ends of the
tape should join in the middle of one side. Allow
the tape to overlap by 2-3mm, trim, and press the
2 ends together.
H*
1
2
50mm
The cooktop must be installed at least 50mm from any
combustible surface.
H* - refer to rangehood manufacturers installation
instructions for minimum height from cooktop.
Assemble spring clips as shown, to support unit in
benchtop.
1
10
INSTALLATION
2
WHC642BA
WHC644SA
600mm
WHC742BA
560 + 1mm
490 + 1mm
R5mm
INSTALLATION
11
INSTALLING YOUR APPLIANCE (CONTINUED)
WHC942BA
600mm
880 + 1mm
490 + 1mm
R5mm
12
INSTALLATION
WHC322BA
600mm
75mm
490mm
300mm
R5mm
INSTALLATION
13
INSTALLING YOUR APPLIANCE (CONTINUED)
min. 25mm
min. 20mm
Installation above cupboards or drawers
Under hob access must be restricted by the addition of a board mounted at least 20mm from the underside of the hob.
min. 25mm
min. 20mm
Installation above an appliance
The hob must be mounted at least 20mm from the top of an appliance.
INSTALLATION
14
INSTALLATION
Warranty
FOR SALES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
APPLIANCE: BUILT-IN OVEN, COOKTOP
AND FREESTANDING COOKERS
This document sets out the terms and conditions of the product
warranties for Electrolux Appliances. It is an important document.
Please keep it with your proof of purchase documents in a safe place
for future reference should you require service for your Appliance.
1. In this warranty:
(a) ‘acceptable quality’ as referred to in clause 10 of this warranty has
the same meaning referred to in the ACL;
(b) ‘ACL’ means Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010;
(c) ‘Appliance’ means any Electrolux product purchased by you and
accompanied by this document;
(d) ‘ASC’ means Electrolux authorised service centres;
(e) ‘Electrolux’ means Electrolux Home Products Pty Ltd of 163
O’Riordan Street, Mascot NSW 2020, ABN 51 004 762 341 in
respect of Appliances purchased in Australia and Electrolux (NZ)
Limited (collectively ‘Electrolux’) of 3-5 Niall Burgess Road, Mount
Wellington, in respect of Appliances purchased in New Zealand;
(f) ‘major failure’ as referred to in clause 10 of this warranty has the
same meaning referred to in the ACL and includes a situation when
an Appliance cannot be repaired or it is uneconomic for Electrolux, at
its discretion, to repair an Appliance during the Warranty Period;
(g) ‘Warranty Period’ means the Appliance is warranted against
manufacturing defects in Australia for 24 months and in New Zealand
for 24 months, following the date of original purchase of the Appliance;
(h) ‘you’ means the purchaser of the Appliance not having purchased
the Appliance for re-sale, and ‘your’ has a corresponding meaning.
2. This warranty only applies to Appliances purchased and used in Australia
or New Zealand and used in normal domestic applications and is in
addition to (and does not exclude, restrict, or modify in any way) any
non-excludable statutory warranties in Australia or New Zealand.
3. During the Warranty Period Electrolux or its ASC will, at no extra charge
if your Appliance is readily accessible for service, without special
equipment and subject to these terms and conditions, repair or replace
any parts which it considers to be defective. Electrolux or its ASC may
use remanufactured parts to repair your Appliance. You agree that
any replaced Appliances or parts become the property of Electrolux.
This warranty does not apply to light globes, batteries, filters or similar
perishable parts.
4. Parts and Appliances not supplied by Electrolux are not covered by
this warranty.
5. To the extent permitted by law, you will bear the cost of transportation,
travel and delivery of the Appliance to and from Electrolux or its ASC. If
you reside outside of the service area, you will bear the cost of:
(a) travel of an authorised representative;
(b) transportation and delivery of the Appliance to and from Electrolux or
its ASC.
In all instances, unless the Appliance is transported by Electrolux or an
Electrolux authorised representative, the Appliance is transported at the
owner’s cost and risk while in transit to and from Electrolux or its ASC.
6. Proof of purchase is required before you can make a claim under
this warranty.
7. You may not make a claim under this warranty unless the defect claimed
is due to faulty or defective parts or workmanship. Electrolux is not liable
in the following situations (which are not exhaustive):
(a) the Appliance is damaged by:
(i) accident
(ii) misuse or abuse, including failure to properly maintain or service
(iii) normal wear and tear
(iv) power surges, electrical storm damage or incorrect power supply
(v) incomplete or improper installation
(vi) incorrect, improper or inappropriate operation
(vii) insect or vermin infestation
(viii) failure to comply with any additional instructions supplied with
the Appliance;
(b) the Appliance is modified without authority from Electrolux in writing;
(c) the Appliance’s serial number or warranty seal has been removed
or defaced;
(d) the Appliance was serviced or repaired by anyone other than
Electrolux, an authorised repairer or ASC.
8. This warranty, the contract to which it relates and the relationship
between you and Electrolux are governed by the law applicable where
the Appliance was purchased. Where the Appliance was purchased in
New Zealand for commercial purposes the Consumer Guarantee Act
does not apply.
9. To the extent permitted by law and subject to your non-excludable
statutory rights and warranties, Electrolux excludes all warranties and
liabilities (other than as contained in this document) including liability for
any loss or damage whether direct or indirect arising from your purchase,
use or non use of the Appliance.
10. For Appliances and services provided by Electrolux in Australia,
the Appliances come with a guarantee by Electrolux that cannot be
excluded under the ACL. You are entitled to a replacement or refund
for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably
foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the Appliance
repaired or replaced if the Appliance fails to be of acceptable quality and
the failure does not amount to a major failure.
The benefits to you given by this warranty are in addition to your other
rights and remedies under a law in relation to the Appliances or services
to which the warranty relates.
11. At all times during the Warranty Period, Electrolux shall, at its discretion,
determine whether repair, replacement or refund will apply if an
Appliance has a valid warranty claim applicable to it.
12. For Appliances and services provided by Electrolux in New Zealand,
the Appliances come with a guarantee by Electrolux pursuant to the
provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act, the Sale of Goods Act and
the Fair Trading Act.
13. To enquire about claiming under this warranty, please follow these steps:
(a) carefully check the operating instructions, user manual and the terms
of this warranty;
(b) have the model and serial number of the Appliance available;
(c) have the proof of purchase (e.g. an invoice) available;
(d) telephone the numbers shown below.
14. You accept that if you make a warranty claim, Electrolux and its ASC
may exchange information in relation to you to enable Electrolux to meet
its obligations under this warranty.
Important Notice
Before calling for service, please ensure that the steps listed in clause 13 above have been followed.
FOR SERVICE
or to find the address of your nearest
state service centre in Australia
PlEASE CAll 13 13 49
For the cost of a local call (Australia only)
FOR SERVICE
or to find the address of your nearest
authorised service centre in New Zealand
FREE CAll 0800 10 66 10
(New Zealand only)
SERVICE AUSTRAlIA
ELECTROLUX HOME PRODUCTS
www.electrolux.com.au
SERVICE NEW ZEAlAND
ELECTROLUX (NZ) Limited
www.electrolux.co.nz
FOR SPARE PARTS
or to find the address of your nearest
state spare parts centre in Australia
PlEASE CAll 13 13 50
For the cost of a local call (Australia only)
FOR SPARE PARTS
or to find the address of your nearest
state spare parts centre in New Zealand
FREE CAll 0800 10 66 20
(New Zealand only)
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WARRANTY
WARRANTY
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For more information on all Westinghouse
appliances, or for dimension and installation
information, call into your retailer, phone or email
our customer care team or visit our website:
AUSTRALIA
phone: 1300 363 640
fax:
1800 350 067
email: customercare@electrolux.com.au
web:
www.westinghouse.com.au
NEW ZEALAND
phone: 0800 436 245
fax:
0800 225 088
email: customercare@electrolux.co.nz
web:
www.westinghouse.co.nz
TOP SERVICE
Top Service encompasses the after sales service
provided by The Electrolux Group to consumers
including delivery, home service and spare parts.
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