Electrolux GK80TSPLCN User Manual

Add to my manuals
20 Pages


Electrolux GK80TSPLCN User Manual | Manualzz


EN Hob User Manual

2 www.electrolux.com


1. SAFETY INFORMATION....................................................................................2

2. SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS..................................................................................4

3. INSTALLATION.................................................................................................. 6

4. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION................................................................................ 9

5. DAILY USE....................................................................................................... 10

6. HINTS AND TIPS............................................................................................. 13

7. CARE AND CLEANING....................................................................................14

8. TROUBLESHOOTING......................................................................................14

9. TECHNICAL DATA...........................................................................................16

10. ENERGY EFFICIENCY.................................................................................. 17

11. GUARANTEE ................................................................................................ 18


Thank you for purchasing an Electrolux appliance. You’ve chosen a product that brings with it decades of professional experience and innovation. Ingenious and stylish, it has been designed with you in mind. So whenever you use it, you can be safe in the knowledge that you’ll get great results every time.

Welcome to Electrolux.

Visit our website to:

Get usage advice, brochures, trouble shooter, service and repair information: www.electrolux.com/support

Register your product for better service: www.registerelectrolux.com

Buy Accessories, Consumables and Original spare parts for your appliance: www.electrolux.com/shop


Always use original spare parts.

When contacting our Authorised Service Centre, ensure that you have the following data available: Model, PNC, Serial Number.

The information can be found on the rating plate.

Warning / Caution-Safety information

General information and tips

Environmental information

Subject to change without notice.


Before the installation and use of the appliance, carefully read the supplied instructions. The manufacturer is not responsible for any injuries or damages that are the

ENGLISH result of incorrect installation or usage. Always keep the instructions in a safe and accessible location for future reference.

1.1 Children and vulnerable people safety

This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.

Do not let children play with the appliance.

Keep all packaging away from children and dispose of it appropriately.

Keep children and pets away from the appliance when it operates or when it cools down. Accessible parts are hot.

If the appliance has a child safety device, this should be activated.

Children shall not carry out cleaning and user maintenance of the appliance without supervision.

Children aged 3 years and under must be kept away from this appliance when it is in operation at all times.

1.2 General Safety

WARNING: The appliance and its accessible parts become hot during use. Care should be taken to avoid touching heating elements. Children less than 8 years of age shall be kept away unless continuously supervised.

Do not operate the appliance by means of an external timer or separate remote-control system.

WARNING: Unattended cooking on a hob with fat or oil can be dangerous and may result in fire.

NEVER try to extinguish a fire with water, but switch off the appliance and then cover flame e.g. with a lid or a fire blanket.


4 www.electrolux.com

CAUTION: The cooking process has to be supervised.

A short term cooking process has to be supervised continuously.

WARNING: Danger of fire: Do not store items on the cooking surfaces.

Metallic objects such as knives, forks, spoons and lids should not be placed on the hob surface since they can get hot.

Do not use a steam cleaner to clean the appliance.

If the glass ceramic surface / glass surface is cracked, switch off the appliance and unplug it from the mains.

In case the appliance is connected to the mains directly using junction box, remove the fuse to disconnect the appliance from power supply. In either case contact the Authorised Service Centre.

If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, an authorized Service or similarly qualified persons in order to avoid a hazard.

WARNING: Use only hob guards designed by the manufacturer of the cooking appliance or indicated by the manufacturer of the appliance in the instructions for use as suitable or hob guards incorporated in the appliance. The use of inappropriate guards can cause accidents.


2.1 Installation


Only a qualified person must install this appliance.


Risk of injury or damage to the appliance.

• Remove all the packaging.

• Do not install or use a damaged appliance.

• Follow the installation instruction supplied with the appliance.

• Keep the minimum distance from the other appliances and units.

• Always take care when moving the appliance as it is heavy. Always use safety gloves and enclosed footwear.

• Seal the cut surfaces with a sealant to prevent moisture to cause swelling.

• Protect the bottom of the appliance from steam and moisture.

• Do not install the appliance adjacent to a door or under a window. This prevents hot cookware to fall from the appliance when the door or the window is opened.

• If the appliance is installed above drawers make sure that the space, between the bottom of the appliance and the upper drawer, is sufficient for air circulation.

• The bottom of the appliance can get hot. Make sure to install a separation panel made from plywood, kitchen carcass material or other nonflammable materials under the appliance to prevent access to the bottom.

2.2 Electrical Connection


Risk of fire and electric shock.

• All electrical connections should be made by a qualified electrician.

• The appliance must be earthed.

• Before carrying out any operation make sure that the appliance is disconnected from the power supply.

• Make sure that the parameters on the rating plate are compatible with the electrical ratings of the mains power supply.

• Make sure the appliance is installed correctly. Loose and incorrect electricity mains cable or plug (if applicable) can make the terminal become too hot.

• Use the correct electricity mains cable.

• Do not let the electricity mains cable tangle.

• Make sure that a shock protection is installed.

• Use the strain relief clamp on the cable.

• Make sure the mains cable or plug (if applicable) does not touch the hot appliance or hot cookware, when you connect the appliance to the near sockets.

• Do not use multi-plug adapters and extension cables.

• Make sure not to cause damage to the mains plug (if applicable) or to the mains cable. Contact our Authorised

Service Centre or an electrician to change a damaged mains cable.

• The shock protection of live and insulated parts must be fastened in such a way that it cannot be removed without tools.

• Connect the mains plug to the mains socket only at the end of the installation. Make sure that there is

ENGLISH 5 access to the mains plug after the installation.

• If the mains socket is loose, do not connect the mains plug.

• Do not pull the mains cable to disconnect the appliance. Always pull the mains plug.

• Use only correct isolation devices: line protecting cut-outs, fuses (screw type fuses removed from the holder), earth leakage trips and contactors.

• The electrical installation must have an isolation device which lets you disconnect the appliance from the mains at all poles. The isolation device must have a contact opening width of minimum 3 mm.

2.3 Use


Risk of injury, burns and electrical shock.

• Remove all the packaging, labelling and protective film (if applicable) before first use.

• Use this appliance in a household environment.

• Do not change the specification of this appliance.

• Make sure that the ventilation openings are not blocked.

• Do not let the appliance stay unattended during operation.

• Set the cooking zone to “off” after each use.

• Do not put cutlery or saucepan lids on the cooking zones. They can become hot.

• Do not operate the appliance with wet hands or when it has contact with water.

• Do not use the appliance as a work surface or as a storage surface.

• If the surface of the appliance is cracked, disconnect immediately the appliance from the power supply. This to prevent an electrical shock.

• When you place food into hot oil, it may splash.


Risk of fire and explosion

• Fats and oil when heated can release flammable vapours. Keep flames or

6 www.electrolux.com

heated objects away from fats and oils when you cook with them.

• The vapours that very hot oil releases can cause spontaneous combustion.

• Used oil, that can contain food remnants, can cause fire at a lower temperature than oil used for the first time.

• Do not put flammable products or items that are wet with flammable products in, near or on the appliance.


Risk of damage to the appliance.

• Do not keep hot cookware on the control panel.

• Do not put a hot pan cover on the glass surface of the hob.

• Do not let cookware to boil dry.

• Be careful not to let objects or cookware fall on the appliance. The surface can be damaged.

• Do not activate the cooking zones with empty cookware or without cookware.

• Do not put aluminium foil on the appliance.

• Cookware made of cast iron, aluminium or with a damaged bottom can cause scratches on the glass / glass ceramic. Always lift these objects up when you have to move them on the cooking surface.

• This appliance is for cooking purposes only. It must not be used for other purposes, for example room heating.

2.4 Care and cleaning

• Clean regularly the appliance to prevent the deterioration of the surface material.



Refer to Safety chapters.

3.1 Before the installation

Before you install the hob, write down the information bellow from the rating plate.

• Deactivate the appliance and let it cool down before you clean it.

• Disconnect the appliance from the electrical supply before maintenance.

• Do not use water spray and steam to clean the appliance.

• Clean the appliance with a moist soft cloth. Only use neutral detergents. Do not use any abrasive products, abrasive cleaning pads, solvents or metal objects.

2.5 Service

• To repair the appliance contact the

Authorised Service Centre. Use original spare parts only.

• Concerning the lamp(s) inside this product and spare part lamps sold separately: These lamps are intended to withstand extreme physical conditions in household appliances, such as temperature, vibration, humidity, or are intended to signal information about the operational status of the appliance. They are not intended to be used in other applications and are not suitable for household room illumination.

2.6 Disposal


Risk of injury or suffocation.

• Contact your municipal authority for information on how to discard the appliance correctly.

• Disconnect the appliance from the mains supply.

• Cut off the mains electrical cable close to the appliance and dispose of it.

The rating plate is on the bottom of the hob.

Serial number ...........................

3.2 Built-in hobs

Only use the built-in hobs after you assemble the hob into correct built-in

units and work surfaces that align to the standards.

During installation in combustible matter,

NIN SEV 1000 and fire protection guidelines and regulations of the

Association of Cantonal Fire Insurance shall be strictly adhered to.

3.3 Connection cable

• The hob is supplied with a connection cable.

• To replace the damaged mains cable, use the cable type: H05V2V2-F which withstands a temperature of 90°C or higher. Speak to your local Service


3.4 Electrical connection

Install the hob with a socket supply line.

If there is no socket supply line, the fixed home electrical system must include an isolating device with at least a 3 mm-

3.5 Assembly

ENGLISH 7 contact separation to enable a simultaneous and all-pole cut off from the mains (according to NIN SEV 1000).












3 min.

500mm min.




R 5mm


8 www.electrolux.com






25mm min.

25mm min. 25mm




35mm min.

20 mm min.

25 mm


4.1 Cooking surface layout

1 1

1 Cooking zone

2 Control panel

210 mm

145 mm

1 2

4.2 Control panel layout

1 2 3 4 5


6 7



12 11 10 9

Use the sensor fields to operate the appliance. The displays, indicators and sounds tell which functions operate.

Sen‐ sor field

Function Comment





5 -







Lock / Child Safety De‐ vice



Heat setting display

Timer indicators of cook‐ ing zones


Timer display

To activate and deactivate the hob.

To lock / unlock the control panel.

To activate and deactivate the function.

To activate and deactivate the outer ring.

To show the heat setting.

To show for which zone you set the time.

To show the time in minutes.

To activate and deactivate the outer ring.

10 www.electrolux.com

Sen‐ sor field

Function Comment



To select the cooking zone.

To increase or decrease the time.




12 -

Automatic Heat Up

Control bar

4.3 Heat setting displays



+ digit

/ /

To activate and deactivate the function.

To set a heat setting.


The cooking zone is deactivated.

The cooking zone operates.

Pause operates.

Automatic Heat Up operates.

There is a malfunction.

OptiHeat Control (3 step Residual heat indicator): continue cook‐ ing / keep warm / residual heat.

Lock / Child Safety Device operates.

Automatic Switch Off operates.

4.4 OptiHeat Control (3 step

Residual heat indicator)


/ / There is a risk of burns from residual heat.

The indicator shows the level of the residual heat.



Refer to Safety chapters.

5.1 Activating and deactivating

Touch for 1 second to activate or deactivate the hob.

5.2 Automatic Switch Off

The function deactivates the hob automatically if:

• all cooking zones are deactivated,

• you do not set the heat setting after you activate the hob,

• you spill something or put something on the control panel for more than 10 seconds (a pan, a cloth, etc.). An acoustic signal sounds and the hob deactivates. Remove the object or clean the control panel.

• you do not deactivate a cooking zone or change the heat setting. After some time comes on and the hob deactivates.

The relation between the heat setting and the time after which the hob deactivates:

Heat setting

, 1 - 3

4 - 7

8 - 9

10 - 14

The hob deacti‐ vates after

6 hours

5 hours

4 hours

1.5 hour

5.3 The heat setting

To set or change the heat setting:

Touch the control bar at the correct heat setting or move your finger along the control bar until you reach the correct heat setting.

5.4 Activating and deactivating the outer rings

You can adjust the surface you cook to the dimension of the cookware.

Use sensor field:

To activate the outer ring: touch the sensor field. The indicator comes on.

To deactivate the outer ring: touch the sensor field until the indicator goes out.


5.5 Automatic Heat Up

Activate this function to get a desired heat setting in a shorter time. When it is on, the zone operates on the highest setting in the beginning and then continues to cook at the desired heating setting.

To activate the function the cooking zone must be cold.

To activate the function for a cooking

zone: touch ( comes on).

Immediately touch a desired heat setting.

After 3 seconds comes on.

To deactivate the function: change the heat setting.

5.6 Timer

Count Down Timer

You can use this function to set how long the cooking zone should operate for a single cooking session.

First set the heat setting for the cooking zone then set the function.

To set the cooking zone: touch again and again until the indicator of a necessary cooking zone comes on.

To activate the function: touch of the timer to set the time (00 - 99 minutes). When the indicator of the cooking zone starts to flash slowly the time counts down.

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.

To change the time: set the cooking zone with . Touch or .

To deactivate the function: set the cooking zone with and touch . The remaining time counts back to 00. The indicator of the cooking zone goes out.

When the time comes to an end, the sound operates and

00 flashes. The cooking zone deactivates.

12 www.electrolux.com

To stop the sound: touch .

CountUp Timer (The count up timer)

You can use this function to monitor how long the cooking zone operates.

To set the cooking zone: touch again and again until the indicator of a necessary cooking zone comes on.

To activate the function: touch of the timer. comes on. When the indicator of the cooking zone starts to flash slowly the time counts up. The display switches between and counted time (minutes).

To see how long the cooking zone

operates: set the cooking zone with .

The indicator of the cooking zone starts to flash quickly. The display shows how long the zone operates.

To deactivate the function: set the cooking zone with and touch or

. The indicator of the cooking zone goes out.

Minute Minder

You can use this function as a Minute

Minder when the hob is activated and the cooking zones do not operate. The heat setting display shows .

To activate the function: touch .

Touch or of the timer to set the time. When the time comes to an end, the sound operates and 00 flashes.

To stop the sound: touch .

The function has no effect on the operation of the cooking zones.

5.7 Pause

This function sets all cooking zones that operate to the lowest heat setting.

When the function operates, all other symbols on the control panels are locked.

When the function is active, and symbols can be used. The function does not stop the timer functions: and .

Touch to activate the function.

comes on. The heat setting is lowered to 1.

To deactivate the function, touch . The previous heat setting comes on.

5.8 Lock

You can lock the control panel while cooking zones operate. It prevents an accidental change of the heat setting.

Set the heat setting first.

To activate the function: touch . comes on for 4 seconds. The Timer stays on.

To deactivate the function: touch .

The previous heat setting comes on.

When you deactivate the hob, you also deactivate this function.

5.9 Child Safety Device

This function prevents an accidental operation of the hob.

To activate the function: activate the hob with . Do not set the heat setting.

Touch for 4 seconds. comes on.

Deactivate the hob with .

To deactivate the function: activate the hob with . Do not set the heat setting.

Touch for 4 seconds. comes on.

Deactivate the hob with .

To override the function for only one

cooking time: activate the hob with .

comes on. Touch for 4 seconds.

Set the heat setting in 10 seconds.

You can operate the hob. When you deactivate the hob with the function operates again.

5.10 OffSound Control

(Deactivating and activating the sounds)

Deactivate the hob. Touch for 3 seconds. The display comes on and

goes out. Touch for 3 seconds. or

comes on. Touch of the timer to choose one of the following:

• - the sounds are off

• - the sounds are on

To confirm your selection wait until the hob deactivates automatically.



Refer to Safety chapters.

6.1 Cookware

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 the colour change on the glassceramic surface.


When the function is set to you can hear the sounds only when:

• you touch

• Minute Minder comes down

• Count Down Timer comes down

• you put something on the control panel.

6.2 Öko Timer (Eco Timer)

To save energy, the heater of the cooking zone deactivates before the count down timer sounds. The difference in the operation time depends on the heat setting level and the length of the cooking operation.

6.3 Examples of cooking applications

The data in the table is for guidance only.

Heat setting Use to:

- 1

1 - 3

1 - 3

3 - 5

5 - 7

7 - 9

7 - 9

Keep cooked food warm.

Hollandaise sauce, melt: but‐ ter, chocolate, gelatine.

Solidify: fluffy omelettes, baked eggs.

Simmer rice and milkbased dishes, heat up readycooked meals.

Steam vegetables, fish, meat.

Steam potatoes.

Cook larger quantities of food, stews and soups.


(min) as nec‐ essary


Put a lid on the cookware.

5 - 25 Mix from time to time.

10 - 40 Cook with a lid on.

25 - 50 Add at least twice as much liquid as rice, mix milk dishes halfway through the procedure.

20 - 45 Add a couple of tablespoons of liquid.

20 - 60 Use max. ¼ l of water for

750 g of potatoes.

60 -


Up to 3 l of liquid plus ingre‐ dients.

14 www.electrolux.com

Heat setting Use to:

9 - 12

12 - 13


Gentle fry: escalope, veal cordon bleu, cutlets, rissoles, sausages, liver, roux, eggs, pancakes, doughnuts.


(min) as nec‐ essary


Turn halfway through.

Heavy fry, hash browns, loin steaks, steaks.

5 - 15 Turn halfway through.

Boil water, cook pasta, sear meat (goulash, pot roast), deep-fry chips.



Refer to Safety chapters.

7.1 General information

• Clean the hob after each use.

• Always use cookware with clean bottom.

• Scratches or dark stains on the surface have no effect on how the hob operates.

• Use a special cleaner applicable for the surface of the hob.

• Use a special scraper for the glass.

7.2 Cleaning the hob

Remove immediately: melted plastic, plastic foil, sugar and food with sugar.


If not, the dirt can cause damage to the hob. Take care to avoid burns. Put the special scraper on the glass surface at an acute angle and move the blade on the surface.

Remove when the hob is

sufficiently cool: limescale rings, water rings, fat stains, shiny metallic discoloration. Clean the hob with a moist cloth and non-abrasive detergent. After cleaning, wipe the hob dry with a soft cloth.

Remove shiny metallic

discoloration: use a solution of water with vinegar and clean the glass surface with a moist cloth.


Refer to Safety chapters.

8.1 What to do if...


You cannot activate or op‐ erate the hob.

Possible cause

The hob is not connected to an electrical supply or it is connected incorrectly.


Check if the hob is correct‐ ly connected to the electri‐ cal supply. Refer to the connection diagram.


Problem Possible cause

The fuse is blown.

You do not set the heat setting for 10 seconds.


Make sure that the fuse is the cause of the malfunc‐ tion. If the fuse is blown again and again, contact a qualified electrician.

Activate the hob again and set the heat setting in less than 10 seconds.

Touch only one sensor field.

You touched 2 or more sensor fields at the same time.

Pause operates.

There is water or fat stains on the control panel.

You put something on one or more sensor fields.

Refer to "Daily use".

Clean the control panel.

An acoustic signal sounds and the hob deactivates.

An acoustic signal sounds when the hob is deactiva‐ ted.

The hob deactivates.

Residual heat indicator does not come on.

Automatic Heat Up does not operate.

You cannot activate the outer ring.

Remove the object from the sensor fields.

You put something on the sensor field .

The zone is not hot be‐ cause it operated only for a short time or the sensor is damaged.

The zone is hot.

The highest heat setting is set.

It is normal that there is a dark area on the multiple zone.

Remove the object from the sensor field.

If the zone operated suffi‐ ciently long to be hot, speak to an Authorised

Service Centre.

Let the zone become suffi‐ ciently cool.

The highest heat setting has the same power as the function.

First, activate the inner ring by changing the heat set‐ ting.

There is a dark area on the multiple zone.

The sensor fields become hot.

There is no sound when you touch the panel sensor fields.

The cookware is too large or you put it too near to the controls.

The sounds are deactiva‐ ted.

Put large cookware on the rear zones if possible.

Activate the sounds. Refer to "Daily use".

16 www.electrolux.com


comes on.

comes on.

You can hear a constant beep noise.

comes on.

8.2 If you cannot find a solution...

If you cannot find a solution to the problem yourself, contact your dealer or an Authorised Service Centre. Give the data from the rating plate. Give also three digit letter code for the glass ceramic (it is in the corner of the glass


9.1 Rating plate

Possible cause

Automatic Switch Off oper‐ ates.

Child Safety Device or

Lock operates.


Deactivate the hob and ac‐ tivate it again.

Refer to "Daily use".

The electrical connection is incorrect.

The second phase of the power supply is missing.

Deactivate the hob and ac‐ tivate it again after 30 sec‐ onds. If comes on again, disconnect the hob from the electrical supply.

After 30 seconds, connect the hob again. If the prob‐ lem continues, speak to an

Authorised Service Centre.

Disconnect the hob from the electrical supply. Ask a qualified electrician to check the installation.

Check if the hob is correct‐ ly connected to the electri‐ cal supply. Remove the fuse, wait one minute, and insert the fuse again.

surface) and an error message that comes on. Make sure, you operated the hob correctly. If not the servicing by a service technician or dealer will not be free of charge, also during the warranty period. The instructions about the

Service Centre and conditions of guarantee are in the guarantee booklet.


Typ 60 HBD AA XO

Ser.Nr. .................


PNC 949 596 640 01

400 V 2/3 50 - 60 Hz

Made in Germany

7.35 kW


9.2 Cooking zones specification

Left front

Left rear

Right front

Right rear

900 / 1800



1500 / 2600

Cooking zone diameter [mm]

120 / 180



165 / 290

For optimal cooking results use cookware not larger than the diameter of the cooking zone.


10.1 Product information according to EU 66/2014

Model identification

Type of hob

Number of cooking zones

Heating technology

Diameter of circular cook‐ ing zones (Ø)

Left front

Left rear

Right front

Right rear Lenght (L) and width (W) of non circular cooking zone

Energy consumption per cooking zone (EC electric cooking)

Energy consumption of the hob (EC electric hob)

Left front

Left rear

Right front

Right rear

EN 60350-2 - Household electric cooking appliances - Part 2: Hobs - Methods for measuring performance

10.2 Energy saving

You can save energy during everyday cooking if you follow below hints.

• When you heat up water, use only the amount you need.

• If it is possible, always put the lids on the cookware.


Built-In Hob


Radiant Heater

18.0 cm

21.0 cm

14.5 cm

L 16.5 cm

W 29.0 cm

191.6 Wh / kg

194.9 Wh / kg

188.0 Wh / kg

191.6 Wh / kg

191.5 Wh / kg

• Before you activate the cooking zone put the cookware on it.

• The cookware bottom should have the same diameter as the cooking zone.

• Put the smaller cookware on the smaller cooking zones.

• Put the cookware directly in the centre of the cooking zone.

• Use the residual heat to keep the food warm or to melt it.

18 www.electrolux.com




Customer Service Centres

Industriestrasse 10

5506 Mägenwil

Morgenstrasse 131

3018 Bern

Langgasse 10

9008 St. Gallen

Am Mattenhof 4a/b

6010 Kriens

Schlossstrasse 1

4133 Pratteln

Comercialstrasse 19

7000 Chur

Point of Service

Le Trési 6

1028 Préverenges

Via Violino 11

6928 Manno

Spare parts service Industriestrasse 10,

5506 Mägenwil, Tel. 0848 848 111

Specialist advice/Sale Badenerstrasse

587, 8048 Zürich, Tel. 044 405 81 11

Warranty For each product we provide a two-year guarantee from the date of purchase or delivery to the consumer

(with a guarantee certificate, invoice or sales receipt serving as proof). The


guarantee covers the costs of materials, labour and travel. The guarantee will lapse if the operating instructions and conditions of use are not adhered to, if the product is incorrectly installed, or in the event of damage caused by external influences, force majeure, intervention by third parties or the use of non-genuine components.

Recycle materials with the symbol .

Put the packaging in relevant containers to recycle it. Help protect the environment and human health by recycling waste of electrical and electronic appliances. Do not dispose of appliances marked with the symbol with the household waste. Return the product to your local recycling facility or contact your municipal office.

For Switzerland:

Where should you take your old equipment?

Anywhere that sells new equipment or hand it in to official SENS collection points or official SENS recycling firms.

The list of official SENS collection points can be found at www.erecycling.ch




Was this manual useful for you? Yes No
Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the workof artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Related manuals