Kenwood CK 304 G Instructions For Use Manual

Installation advices


K 304 G
Instructions for use - Installation advices
Before operating this cooker, please read these instructions carefully


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  • Page 1 G S COOKER K 304 G Instructions for use - Installation advices Before operating this cooker, please read these instructions carefully...
  • Page 2 Dear Customer, Thank you for purchasing a Kenwood Gas Cooker The safety precautions and recommendations in these instructions are for your own safety and that of others. They will also provide a means by which to make full use of the features offered by your appliance.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Page Number Introduction ..........2 - 3 Important Safeguards &...
  • Page 4: Important Safeguards & Recommendations

    IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS AND RECOMMENDATIONS After having unpacked the appliance, check to ensure that it is not damaged and that the oven door closes correctly. In case of doubt, do not use it and consult your supplier or a pro- fessionally qualified technician. Packing elements (i.e.
  • Page 5 • Fire risk! Do not store flammable material in the oven or in the storage compartment. • Make sure that electrical cables connecting other appliances in the proximity of the cooker cannot come into contact with the hob or become entrapped in the oven door. •...
  • Page 6: Cooking Hob

    1 - COOKING HOB Fig. 1.1 GAS BURNERS 1. Auxiliary burner (A) 1,00 kW 2. Semi-rapid burner (SR) 1,75 kW 3. Rapid burner (R) 3,00 kW 4. Triple-ring burner (TR) 3,50 kW Note: The electric ignition is incorporated in the knobs. The appliance has a safety valve system fitted, the flow of gas will be stopped if and when the flame should accidentally go out.
  • Page 7: Control Panel

    2 - CONTROL PANEL Fig. 2.1 CONTROLS DESCRIPTION 1. Gas oven / gas grill control knob 2. Minute counter 3. Front left burner control knob 4. Rear left burner control knob 5. Central burner control knob 6. Rear right burner control knob 7.
  • Page 8: Use Of Cooking Hob

    3 - USE OF COOKING HOB GAS BURNERS Each burner is controlled by a gas tap which opens and closes the gas supply. Line the control knob symbol up with the indicator on the control panel (fig. 3.1) to obtain: –...
  • Page 9 LIGHTING GAS BURNERS FITTED CHOICE OF THE BURNER WITH SAFETY VALVE DEVICE On the control panel, near each knob, there is a diagram that indicates which To ignite the burner, the following burner is controlled by that knob. instructions are to be followed: Select the burner that is most suitable for the diameter and capacity of the pan 1) Press in the corresponding knob and...
  • Page 10 4 - GAS OVEN THERMOSTAT Attention: the oven door becomes The temperature knob is numbered very hot during operation. from 1 to (fig. 4.1) indicating the Keep children away. increasing oven temperature value (see table 4.2). The thermostat which regulates the flow GENERAL FEATURES of gas to the oven burner has a safety valve which automatically shuts off the...
  • Page 11 IGNITION OF THE OVEN BURNER To ignite the oven burner: 1 – Open the oven door to its full extent. WARNING: Risk of explosion! The oven door must be open during this operation. 2 – Lightly press and turn the tempera- ture knob anti-clockwise to max position “...
  • Page 12 IGNITION OF THE GRILL BURNER IMPORTANT: the grill must always be used with the oven door ajar and with shield "A” mounted (fig. 4.7). Do not grill with the oven door closed. Attention: the oven door becomes very hot during operation. Keep children away.
  • Page 13 Note: It is recommended that you do indicate the model name of your product not grill for longer than 30 minutes at (see product data plate - Mod. CK 304 G). any one time (Grilling for longer than the recommended time may mean the appliance overheats).
  • Page 14: Cooking Guide

    5 - COOKING GUIDE Temperature and times given are approximate, as they will vary depending on the quality and amount of food being cooked. Remember to use ovenproof dishes and to adjust the oven temperature during cooking if necessary. COOKING CHART Temperature Food Cooking Time (approx)
  • Page 15: Minutes Timer

    6 - 120 MINUTES TIMER 120 MINUTES TIMER Fig. 6.1) The timer can be set to a maximum of 120 minutes and a buzzer will sound at the end of the countdown. The knob must be rotated clockwise as far as the 120 minutes position first and then set to the required time by rotating it anticlockwise.
  • Page 16: Cleaning & Maintenance

    7 - CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE GENERAL ADVICE – When the appliance is not being used, it is advisable to keep the gas tap closed. – Every now and then check to make sure that the flexible tube that connects the gas line or the gas cylinder to the appliance is in perfect condition and eventually substitute it if it shows signs of wearing or damage.
  • Page 17 ENAMELLED PARTS All the enamelled parts must be cleaned with a sponge and soapy water or other non- abrasive products. Dry preferably with a soft cloth. Acidic substances like lemon juice, tomato sauce, vinegar etc. can damage the enamel if left in contact for too long. STAINLESS STEEL, ALUMINIUM PARTS AND SILK-SCREEN PRINTED SURFACES Clean using an appropriate product.
  • Page 18 BURNERS The burners can be removed and washed with soapy water only. They will remain perfect if always cleaned with products used for silverware. After cleaning, check that the burner-caps and burner-heads are dry before placing them in the respective housings. Check that the electrode S (figs.
  • Page 19 CORRECT REPLACEMENT OF THE AUXILIARY, SEMI-RAPID AND RAPID BURNERS It is very important to check that the burner flame distributor F and the cap C has been correctly positioned (see figs. 7.1 - 7.2) - failure to do so can cause serious problems. CORRECT REPLACEMENT OF THE TRIPLE-RING BURNER The triple ring burner must be correctly positioned (see fig.
  • Page 20 Fig. 7.6 OVEN DOOR The internal glass panel can be easily removed for cleaning by unscrewing the 4 retain- ing screws (Fig. 7.6). Do not use harsh abrasive cleaners or sharp metal scrapers to clean the oven door glass since they can scratch the surface, which may result in shattering of the glass.
  • Page 21 ASSEMBLY AND DISMANTLING OF THE SIDE RUNNER FRAMES – Fit the side runner frames into the holes on the side walls inside the oven (Fig. 7.8). – Slide the tray and rack into the run- ners (Fig. 7.9). The shelf must be fitted so that the safety catch, which stops it sliding out, faces the inside of the oven.
  • Page 22 REMOVING THE OVEN DOOR Fig. 7.11A The oven door can easily be removed as follows: – Open the door to the full extent (fig. 7.11A). – Attach the retaining rings to the hooks on the left and right hinges (fig. 7.11B).
  • Page 23: Advice For The Installer

    Advice for the installer IMPORT NT – Cooker installation and maintenance must only be carried out by a suitably qualified and registered technician and in compliance with the local safety standards. Failure to observe this rule will invalidate the warranty. –...
  • Page 24: Installation

    8 - INSTALLATION This cooker has class “2/1” overheating protection so that it can be installed next to a cabinet. The cooker must be installed by a qualified technician and in compliance with local safety standards. If the cooker is installed adjacent to furniture which is higher than the gas hob cooktop, a gap of at least 200 mm must be left between the side of the cooker and the furniture.
  • Page 25 FITTING THE ADJUSTABLE FEET The adjustable feet must be fitted to the base of the cooker before use. Rest the rear of the cooker on a piece of the polystyrene packag- ing exposing the base for the fit- ting of the feet. Fit the 4 legs by screwing them tight into the support base as Fig.
  • Page 26 MOVING THE COOKER WARNING When raising cooker to upright posi- tion always ensure two people carry out this manoeuvre to prevent dam- age to the adjustable feet (fig. 8.5). WARNING Be careful: do not lift the cooker by the door handle when raising to the upright position (fig.
  • Page 27 STABILITY BRACKET We recommend a stability bracket is fitted to the cooker. The type shown in fig. 8.8 can be purchased from most plumbers merchants and do it yourself (D.I.Y.) shops. Existing slot in rear of cooker Brackets Fig. 8.8 Dotted line showing the position of cooker when fixed Outline of cooker...
  • Page 28 PROVISION FOR VENTILATION – The appliance should be installed into a room or space with an air supply in accordance with BS 5440-2: 2000. – For rooms with a volume of less than 5 m - permanent ventilation of 100 cm free area will be required.
  • Page 29: Gas Section

    9 - GAS SECTION IMPORTANT NOTE This appliance is supplied for use on NATURAL GAS or LPG (check the gas regulation label attached on the appliance). – Appliances supplied for use on NATURAL GAS: they are adjusted for this gas only and cannot be used on any other gas (LPG) without modification.
  • Page 30 GAS CONNECTION The installation of the gas appliance to Natural Gas or LP Gas must be carried out by a suitably qualified and registered installer. Installers shall take due account of the provi- sions of the relevant British Standards Code of Practice, the Gas Safety Regulations and the Building Standards (Scotland)(Consolidation) Regulations issued by the Scottish Development Department.
  • Page 31 Cat: II 2H3+ Gas connection The gas supply must use the nearest gas inlet pipe which is located at the left or the right hand side at the rear of the appliance (figs. 9.1 - 9.3). The hose should also be connected in such away that it does not touch the floor. To screw the connecting tube operate with two spanners (fig.
  • Page 32 IMPORTANT PRESCRIPTIONS FOR GAS CONNECTION Rear wall Suggested area for gas mains connection Fig. 9.3...
  • Page 33 CONVERSION TO LPG / NATURAL GAS INJECTORS REPLACEMENT OF TOP BURNERS If the injectors are not supplied they can be obtained from the “Service Centre”. The diameter is marked on the injector in cents of millimetre. Select the injectors to be replaced according to the “Table for the choice of the injectors”...
  • Page 34 TABLE FOR THE CHOICE OF THE INJECTORS Cat: 2H3+ G 30 G 20 - 28-30 mbar G 31 Nominal Reduced - 37 mbar 20 mbar BURNERS Power Power Ø Ring Ø Ring [kW] [kW] injector opening injector opening [1/100 mm] [mm] [1/100 mm] [mm]...
  • Page 35 REPLACEMENT OF THE OVEN BURNER INJECTOR According to the type of gas, the oven injector must be similarly replaced, as stated on the “Table for the choice of the injectors”, operating as follows: – remove the oven bottom. – unscrew and remove the burner fixing screw A (fig. 9.6). –...
  • Page 36 REPLACEMENT OF THE GRILL BURNER INJECTOR – Unscrew and remove the burner fixing screw ‘C’ (fig. 9.8). – Slacken screw ‘D’ (fig. 9.8). – Move and gently suspend the burner as shown in figure 9.9. Take care not to damage the wire to the ignition electrode and the safety valve probe.
  • Page 37 Fig. 9.10 PRIMARY AIR OF THE OVEN AND GRILL BURNER With a screwdriver untighten the screw (figs. 9.10 - 9.11) and turn the air ring to close or open the air flow, according to the “TABLE FOR THE CHOICE OF THE INJECTORS”.
  • Page 38 REGULATING OF THE OVEN MINIMUM This needs to be done only for the oven burner (the grill is a fixed capacity) by acting on the thermostat. Considering that in the minimum posi- tion the flame must have a length of about 4 mm and must remain lit even with a brusque passage from the maxi- mum position to that of minimum.
  • Page 39: Electrical Section

    10 - ELECTRICAL SECTION FOR YOUR SAFETY PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: This appliance must be installed by a qualified technician according with the current local regulations and in compliance with the manufacturer instructions. This appliance is supplied with a moulded 13 amp three pin mains plug with a 3 amp fuse fitted.
  • Page 40 ELECTRICAL FEEDER CABLE CONNECTION The operations must be executed by a qualified technician. To connect the supply cable: - Remove the screws securing the cover “A” on the rear of the cooker (fig. 10.2). - Feed the supply cable through the cable clamp “D”. The supply cable must be of a suitable size for the current requirements of the appliance;...
  • Page 41: Guarantee

    GUARANTEE UK only If your appliance goes wrong within one year from the date you bought it, we will repair it (or replace it if necessary) free of charge provided: • you have not misused, neglected, or damaged it; • it has not been modified; •...
  • Page 42: After Sales Service

    AFTER SALES SERVICE If you require After Sales Service please contact the Currys Product Support Line on 0844 561 6263. Ser. Nr. Descriptions and illustrations in this booklet are given as simply indicative. The manufacturer reserves the right, considering the characteristics of the models described here, at any time and without notice, to make eventual necessary modifications for their construction or for commercial needs.
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