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Lighting Burners - Electrolux EHT6047X User Manual

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using your cooktop
using your cooktop
warning
WARNING
DO NOT spray aerosols in the vicinity of this appliance while it is
warning
WARNING
in operation as aerosols can contain flammable propellants.
DO NOT spray aerosols in the vicinity of this appliance while it is
in operation as aerosols can contain flammable propellants.
warning
WARNING
Where the appliance is installed in any confined area, the
warning
WARNING
area must be properly ventilated. It MUST NOT be used as a
Where the appliance is installed in any confined area, the
space heater.
area must be properly ventilated. It MUST NOT be used as a
Controls
space heater.
Each burner is controlled by a control knob. The markings
Controls
on the control panel indicate which burner the knob controls,
Each burner is controlled by a control knob. The markings
and the settings for that burner (see Figure 2).
on the control panel indicate which burner the knob controls,
Figure 2
and the settings for that burner (see Figure 2).
Figure 2
HI
HI

Lighting burners

Electronic ignition: These cooktops are fitted with mains
Lighting burners
powered or battery ignition. When the appliance has been
Electronic ignition: These cooktops are fitted with mains
connected and the power is on, depressing any knob will
powered or battery ignition. When the appliance has been
release sparks to all burners (except push button ignition, see
connected and the power is on, depressing any knob will
push button ignition models). To light a burner, depress the
release sparks to all burners (except push button ignition, see
corresponding knob and turn to the 'HIGH' position (while
push button ignition models). To light a burner, depress the
depressing the knob). The knob may be released once the
corresponding knob and turn to the 'HIGH' position (while
flame is established.
depressing the knob). The knob may be released once the
Push button ignition: Turn the knob to the 'HIGH' position
flame is established.
and press the ignition button down until the flame is
Push button ignition: Turn the knob to the 'HIGH' position
established. The height of the flame can be varied by turning
and press the ignition button down until the flame is
the knob towards the 'LOW' position.
established. The height of the flame can be varied by turning
the knob towards the 'LOW' position.
warning
WARNING
Keep hands clear of the burners when lighting.
warning
WARNING
If the burner does not light within 5 seconds, turn knob to 'OFF'
Keep hands clear of the burners when lighting.
position, allow gas to disperse then try lighting again.
If the burner does not light within 5 seconds, turn knob to 'OFF'
position, allow gas to disperse then try lighting again.
caution
WARNING
Burners MUST be operated between 'HIGH' and 'LOW'
caution
WARNING
settings only.
Burners MUST be operated between 'HIGH' and 'LOW'
In the absence of electrical power, carry out the ignition directly
settings only.
to the burner with a hand held ignition source.
In the absence of electrical power, carry out the ignition directly
to the burner with a hand held ignition source.
4 USING YOUR COOKTOP Gas Cooktops
OFF
OFF
LOW
LOW
Hotplates
Choice of hotplate
Hotplates
For your convenience there is a choice of hotplates:
Choice of hotplate
A small burner for special low heat and slow cooking.
For your convenience there is a choice of hotplates:
A medium burner for normal cooking and simmering.
A small burner for special low heat and slow cooking.
A large burner for fast heating and large pots and pans.
A medium burner for normal cooking and simmering.
A wok burner for very fast heating using a wok or large
A large burner for fast heating and large pots and pans.
pot or pan.
A wok burner for very fast heating using a wok or large
All burners can place the minimum diameter of pan
To conserve gas place the pan centrally over the burner and
pot or pan.
adjust the flame so that it does not extend past the edge of the
To conserve gas place the pan centrally over the burner and
pan (Figure 3). Do not boil food too rapidly.
adjust the flame so that it does not extend past the edge of the
A vigorous boil will not cook food any faster, and will
pan (Figure 3). Do not boil food too rapidly.
waste energy.
A vigorous boil will not cook food any faster, and will
Pots and pans
waste energy.
All common pots and pans; aluminium, stainless steel, cast iron,
Pots and pans
ceramic, etc., may be used on your new gas cooktop. Ensure
All common pots and pans; aluminium, stainless steel, cast iron,
that the pots or pans are steady and have flat bases to avoid
ceramic, etc., may be used on your new gas cooktop. Ensure
dangerous spill-over of hot liquids and wasted energy.
that the pots or pans are steady and have flat bases to avoid
Figure 3
dangerous spill-over of hot liquids and wasted energy.
Choice of flame height
Figure 3
Choice of flame height
Incorrect – flame too high and
will cause gas waste and possible
handle damage.
Incorrect – flame too high and
will cause gas waste and possible
handle damage.
Choice of cooking utensils
Choice of cooking utensils
For a large burner,
use a large utensil.
For a large burner,
use a large utensil.
caution
WARNING
Never use asbestos mats, wire mats or grids, or aluminium foil
caution
WARNING
as it can lead to overheating, cracked enamel or broken glass.
Never use asbestos mats, wire mats or grids, or aluminium foil
The warranty will be void if these items are used and cause a
as it can lead to overheating, cracked enamel or broken glass.
failure. Woks should only be used on the wok burner and wok
The warranty will be void if these items are used and cause a
support trivet.
failure. Woks should only be used on the wok burner and wok
support trivet.
Correct flame height.
Gas saved.
Correct flame height.
Gas saved.
For a small burner,
use a small utensil.
For a small burner,
use a small utensil.

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