WARNING: Danger of fire: Do not store items on the
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 to avoid the possibility of
In case of hotplate glass breakage:
shut immediately off all burners and any electrical
heating element and isolate the appliance from the
do not touch the appliance surface,
do not use the appliance.
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.
Where the appliance is directly connected to the
power supply, an all-pole isolating switch with a
contact gap is required. Complete disconnection in
compliance with the conditions specified in
overvoltage category III must be guaranteed. The
earth cable is excluded from this.
When you route the mains cable, make sure that the
cable doesn't come into direct contact (for example
using insulating sleeving) with parts that can reach
temperatures of more than 50°C above room
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