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Important Safety Instructions - KitchenAid KHDD 3020 Instructions For Use Manual


Important safety instructions

This manual and the appliance itself provide
important safety messages, to be read and
observed at all times.
This is the safety alert symbol, pertaining to
safety, which alerts users to potential hazards to
themselves and others.
All safety messages will follow the safety alert
symbol and either the terms:
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not
avoided, will cause serious injury.
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not
avoided, could cause serious injury.
All Safety messages will tell you what the potential
hazard is, tell you how to reduce the chance of
injury, and tell you what can happen if the
instructions are not followed.
- The appliance must be disconnected from the
power supply before carrying out any installation
- Installation and maintenance must be carried out
by a qualified technician, in compliance with the
manufacturer's instructions and local safety
regulations. Do not repair or replace any part of
the appliance unless specifically stated in the user
Failure to observe the information given in
this manual may lead to a fire or explosion,
resulting in damage to property or personal
- Do not store or use petrol or other flammable
vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this appliance.
What to do if you smell gas:
- Do not try to light any appliance.
- Do not touch any electrical switch.
- Do not use any phone in your building.
- Immediately call your gas utility company from a
neighbour's phone. Follow the gas company's
- If you cannot reach your gas company, call the
fire service.
- Installation and service must be performed by a
qualified installer, service agency or the gas
- Use the appliance in well ventilated rooms only.
The electrical and gas connections must
comply with local regulations.
- When installing the hob, fit a single pole
disconnect switch with a minimum contact gap
of 3 mm which allows complete disconnection of
the appliance.
- Regulations require that the appliance is earthed.
- The power cable must be long enough for
connecting the appliance, once fitted in its
housing, to the power supply
- Use only flexible or rigid metal hose for gas
- If the power supply cable needs to be replaced,
it must be replaced exclusively with a cable
having identical characteristics to the original
supplied by the manufacturer (type H05V2V2-F
90°C or H05RR-F). This operation must be
performed by a qualified electrician.
- The manufacturer cannot be held responsible for
any injury to persons or animals or damage to
property arising from failure to observe the
above procedures and reminders.
- Do not use multiple plug adapters or extension
- Do not pull the power supply cord in order to
unplug the appliance.
- The electrical components must not be
accessible to the user after installation.
- Never touch the hob with any wet part of the
body and do not operate it with bare feet.
- This hob (Class 3) is designed solely for
household use for cooking food. Do not use this
appliance as a heater to heat or warm the room.
This usage could lead to carbon monoxide
poisoning, in addition to overheating of the hob.
The Manufacturer declines all responsibility for
inappropriate use or incorrect setting of the
- The appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical,
sensory or mental capabilities, or with lack of
experience and knowledge of the appliance,
unless supervised or previously instructed in its
use by those responsible for their safety.
- Young children should be kept away from the
appliance and supervised to ensure that they do
not play with it.



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