Operating And Installation Instructions Gas Cooktops

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Operating and installation instructionsGas cooktopsTo prevent the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance, it isessential to read these instructions before it is installed and used forthe first time.en-AU, NZM.-Nr. 07 143 630

This appliance can be used in countries other than those specified on theappliance and in these operating and installation instructions. It is, however, setup for connection to the gas and electricity supplies in the countries specified.For trouble-free operation of the appliance, it is best to use it in the countriesspecified for use.For use in other countries, please contact Miele in your country.2

ContentsWarning and Safety instructions. 5Caring for the environment . 15Overview.Cooktop.Control knobs.Burner.Accessories supplied .1616171819Before using for the first time . 20Cleaning the cooktop for the first time. 20Switching on the cooktop for the first time . 20Suitable cookware. 21Tips on saving energy . 23Operation.Switching on.Adjusting the flame.Switching off.24242525Safety features. 26Thermo-electric flame failure device . 26Cleaning and care .Stainless steel surfaces.Pan supports .Control knobs.Burner.2728292929Problem solving guide . 32Optional accessories . 34Service.Contact in case of fault .Data plate .Warranty .35353535Installation.Safety instructions for installation .Safety distances.Detailed dimensions .Installation notes .36363740413

ContentsInstallation dimensions.Installation .Gas connection .Electrical connection .42434548Burner ratings . 50Conversion to another type of gas .Jet table.Changing the jets .Changing the main jets.Changing the small jets .Checking operation .4515152525353

Warning and Safety instructionsThis cooktop complies with all relevant local and national safetyrequirements. However, inappropriate use can lead to personalinjury and damage to property.Read the operating and installation instructions carefully beforeusing the cooktop. They contain important information on safety,installation, use and maintenance of the appliance. This preventsboth personal injury and damage to the cooktop.In accordance with standard IEC 60335-1, Miele expressly andstrongly advises that you read and follow the instructions in“Installation”, as well as in the “Warning and Safety instructions”.Miele cannot be held liable for injury or damage caused by noncompliance with these instructions.Keep these instructions in a safe place and pass them on to anyfuture owner.5

Warning and Safety instructionsCorrect application This cooktop is designed for domestic use and for use in similarenvironments by guests in hotel or motel rooms, bed & breakfastsand other typical living quarters. This does not include common/shared facilities or commercial facilities within hotels, motels or bed& breakfasts. This cooktop is not suitable for outdoor use. It is intended only to cook food and keep it warm. Any other use isnot supported by Miele and could be dangerous. This cooktop is not intended for use by people (including children)with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack ofexperience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervisionand instruction concerning its use by a person responsible for theirsafety. They may only use the cooktop unsupervised if they havebeen shown how to use it in a safe way. They must be able torecognise and understand the potential dangers of improper use.6

Warning and Safety instructionsSafety with children Young children must not be allowed to use this appliance. Older children may only use the appliance if its operation hasbeen clearly explained to them and they are able to use it safely.They must be aware of the potential dangers caused by incorrectoperation. Cleaning may only be carried out by older children under thesupervision of an adult. Please supervise children in the vicinity of the cooktop and do notlet them play with it. The cooktop gets hot when in use and remains hot for a whileafter being switched off. Keep children well away from the cooktopuntil it has cooled down and there is no danger of burning. Danger of burning! Do not store anything which might arouse achild's interest in storage areas above or behind the cooktop.Otherwise children could be tempted to climb onto the cooktop withthe risk of burning themselves. Danger of burning and scalding! Turn the handles of pots andpans on the cooktop to the side or the rear so that children cannotpull them down and burn themselves. Danger of suffocation! Whilst playing, children may becomeentangled in packaging material (such as plastic wrapping) or pull itover their head with the risk of suffocation. Keep packaging materialaway from children.7

Warning and Safety instructionsTechnical safety Unauthorised installation, maintenance and repairs (includingremoval of any cover) can cause considerable danger for the user.Installation, maintenance and repairs must only be carried out by aMiele authorised technician. Damage to the cooktop can compromise your safety. Check theappliance for visible signs of damage. Do not use the cooktop if it isdamaged. Reliable and safe operation of this cooktop can only be assured ifit has been connected to the mains electricity supply. The electrical safety of this appliance can only be guaranteedwhen continuity is complete between it and an effective earthingsystem which complies with local and national safety regulations. Itis most important that this basic safety requirement is present andtested regularly and, where there is any doubt, the household wiringsystem should be inspected by a qualified electrician. Before connecting the appliance to the mains electricity supply,ensure that the connection data on the data plate (voltage andfrequency) matches the mains electricity supply. This data mustcorrespond in order to avoid the risk of damage to the appliance. Do not connect the cooktop to the mains electricity supply by amulti-socket adapter or extension lead. These are a fire hazard anddo not guarantee the required safety of the appliance. For safety reasons, this cooktop may only be used after it hasbeen built in. This appliance must not be installed and operated in mobileinstallations (e.g. on a ship). Never open the casing of the cooktop.Touching or tampering with electrical connections or componentsand mechanical parts is highly dangerous to the user and can causeoperational faults.8

Warning and Safety instructions The manufacturer's warranty will be invalidated if the appliance isnot repaired by a Miele authorised service technician. Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele spareparts. The manufacturer can only guarantee the safety of theappliance when Miele replacement parts are used. The cooktop is not intended for use with an external timer switchor a remote control system. The connection to the gas supply must be carried out by asuitably qualified gas fitter (see “Installation - Gas connection”). If theplug has been removed from the connection cable or or theconnection cable is not supplied with a plug, the cooktop must beconnected to the electricity supply by a suitably qualified electrician(see “Installation – Electrical connection”). If the mains connection cable is damaged, it must be replacedwith a special mains connection cable, available from Miele, by aMiele authorised service technician or suitably qualified andcompetent electrician in order to avoid a hazard (see “Installation Electrical connection”). During installation, maintenance and repair work, the appliancemust be completely disconnected from the mains electricity supply.The gas supply must also be turned off. It is only completely isolatedfrom the gas and electricity supply when:– the mains circuit breaker is switched off, or– it is switched off at the wall socket and the plug is withdrawn fromthe socket. Do not pull the mains connection cable but the mainsplug to disconnect your appliance from the mains electricitysupply.– the gas inlet valve is closed. Danger of electric shock!Do not use the cooktop if it is faulty. Switch it off immediately.Disconnect it from the mains electricity and gas supply. Call Miele.9

Warning and Safety instructions If the cooktop is installed behind a furniture door, do not close thedoor while the cooktop is in operation. Heat and moisture can buildup behind the closed door. This can result in damage to the cooktop,the housing unit and the floor. Leave the furniture door open until thecooktop has cooled down completely. In areas which may be subject to infestation by cockroaches orother vermin, pay particular attention to keeping the appliance andits surroundings clean at all times. Any damage caused bycockroaches or other vermin will not be covered by the warranty. DO NOT MODIFY THIS APPLIANCE. This cooktop is not suitable for installation and operation withaftermarket lids or covers fitted.10

Warning and Safety instructionsCorrect use The appliance gets hot when in use and remains hot for sometime after being switched off. Do not touch the appliance if there is apossibility that it could still be hot. DO NOT USE THIS APPLIANCE AS A SPACE HEATER. Oil and fat can overheat and catch fire. Do not leave the cooktopunattended when cooking with oil and fat. If it does ignite, do notattempt to put the flames out with water.Switch off the cooktop and use a suitable fire blanket, saucepan lid,damp towel or similar to smother the flames. The cooking process has to be supervised. A short term cookingprocess has to be supervised continuously. Flames could set the grease filters of a rangehood on fire. Do notflambé under a rangehood. DO NOT USE OR STORE FLAMMABLE MATERIALS IN THEAPPLIANCE STORAGE DRAWER OR NEAR