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Zanussi ZCGHL54 User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    User Manual Gas Cooker ZCGHL54...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    Important safety information These warnings are provided in the interests of your safety. Ensure that you understand them all before installing or using the appliance. Your safety is of paramount importance. If you are unsure about any of the information in this book contact the Customer Care Department.
  • Page 3: Cleaning And Maintenance

    Ensure that all vents are not obstructed to ensure ventilation of the oven cavity. Never line any part of the appliance with foil. Always stand back from the appliance when opening the oven door to allow any build up of steam or heat to release. Never leave the appliance unattended when the oven doors are open.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents For the user Important safety information Description of the appliance Getting to know your appliance Before using the appliance Rating plate Preparing to use your appliance Condensation and steam Cookware Grill and oven furniture The hob Using the hob To light the hob burners To turn off any burner Things to note...
  • Page 5: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance Gas high level grill with single oven Grill Control Panel Main Oven Storage Compartment...
  • Page 6: Getting To Know Your Appliance

    Getting to know your appliance The control panel Features A - Hotplate controls B - Grill control C - Main oven temperature control D - Hotplate controls E - Ignition switch...
  • Page 7: Before Using The Appliance

    Before using the appliance Rating plate This is situated on the lower front frame of the appliance and can be seen upon opening the door. Alternatively the rating plate may also be found on the back or top of some models (where applicable). The appliance must be protected by a suitably rated fuse or circuit breaker.
  • Page 8: The Hob

    The hob Using the hob The gas hob has different burner sizes to suit different types of cooking: To ensure maximum burner efficiency only use pots and pans with flat bases appropriate to the burner size used. Larger burner (Rapid) - use a large pan for food such as chips.
  • Page 9: To Turn Off Any Burner

    To turn off any burner Turn the control knob to the off position. This is shown by a large dot. When lighting any burner, ensure that it is lit before you leave the appliance. When turning off a burner, ensure the flame has gone out before leaving the appliance.
  • Page 10: The Grill

    The grill CAUTION – Accessible parts may be hot when the grill is in use. Young children should be kept away. When you first operate the grill you may hear some sounds as the burner heats up, this is quite normal and is not a fault on the appliance.
  • Page 11: Hints & Tips

    NOTE: Taptite screws are used to secure the handle. These are thread forming screws and sufficient pressure must be applied to allow the screws to produce a thread in the plunged holes. The grill pan is designed so that you can pull it forward but it will stay supported.
  • Page 12: Grilling Chart

    Grilling chart Food Bacon Rashers Beefburgers Chicken Joints Chops – Lamb Pork Fish – Whole Trout/Mackerel Fillets - Plaice/Cod Kebabs Kidneys – Lamb/Pig Liver – Lamb/Pig Sausages Steaks – Rare Medium Well Done Toasted Sandwiches The times quoted above are given as a guide and should be adjusted to suit personal taste. Position (mins in total) Adjust...
  • Page 13: The Main Oven

    The main oven Heat zones There are zones of heat within the oven. The temperature in the middle is the gas mark you have chosen. The top of the oven is slightly hotter and the lower shelf slightly cooler. The base of the oven is quite a lot cooler.
  • Page 14: Hints & Tips

    Hints and tips • Arrange the shelves in the required positions before switching the oven on. Shelf positions are numbered from the top downwards. • Ensure that food is placed centrally on the shelf and there is sufficient room around the baking tray/dish to allow for maximum circulation.
  • Page 15: Cooking Chart

    Cooking chart The oven temperatures are intended as a guide only. It may be necessary to increase or decrease the temperatures to suit individual preferences and requirements. Food Biscuits Bread Bread rolls/buns Cakes: Small & Queen Sponges Victoria Sandwich (7”) Madeira (7)”...
  • Page 16: Roasting Chart

    Roasting chart INTERNAL TEMPERATURES – Rare : 50-60°C; Medium : 60-70°C; Well done : 70-80°C MEAT Beef/ Beef boned Mutton/Lamb Pork/Veal/Ham Chicken Turkey/Goose Duck Pheasant Rabbit The roasting temperatures and times given in the chart should be adequate for most joints, but slight adjustments may be required to allow for personal requirements and the shape and texture of the meat.
  • Page 17: Slowcook

    Slow cook The slow cook setting gives a very low heat in the oven. It is particularly useful when you are cooking soups, stews and casseroles because the long slow cooking will make cheaper, tougher cuts of meat more tender. Some foods such as pastry and biscuits are not suitable for slow cooking because the temperature is too low.
  • Page 18: General Points

    Soups, casseroles and stews • Do not cook casseroles over 2.7 kg (6lb). • Bring to the boil on the hotplate then cook on slow cook. • Cook on the middle shelf of the oven or above. • Cover food with a tight fitting lid or tin foil.
  • Page 19: Care And Cleaning

    Care and cleaning Before cleaning always allow the appliance to cool down. Cleaning materials Before using any cleaning materials on your appliance, check that they are suitable and that their use is recommended by the manufacturer. Cleaners that contain bleach should NOT be used as they may dull the surface finishes.
  • Page 20: Cleaning The Hob

    Cleaning the hob Clean the hotplate top using a mild abrasive. Take care not to damage the spark electrodes. If the spark electrodes are damaged the burners will not light. You can remove the pan supports, burner caps and burner crowns to clean them. Again take care not to damage the spark electrodes.
  • Page 21: Cleaning The Shelves And Grill/Oven Furniture

    Cleaning the shelves and grill/oven furniture All removable parts, can be washed in the dishwasher. The grill pan, grill pan grid and oven shelves may be cleaned using a soap impregnated steel wool pad. Soaking first in hot soapy water will make cleaning easier. Cleaning the grill Do not clean the grill burner itself.
  • Page 22: Cleaning The Door(S)

    Cleaning the door(s) To prevent damaging or weakening the door glass panels avoid the use of the following: • Household detergents and bleaches • Impregnated pads unsuitable for non-stick saucepans • Brillo/Ajax pads or steel wool pads • Chemical oven pads or aerosols •...
  • Page 23: To Replace The Outer Glass

    If the door glass panel becomes chipped or has deep scratches the glass will be weakened and must be replaced to prevent the possibility of the panel shattering. contact your local Service Force Centre who will be pleased to advise further. To replace the outer glass Holding the oven glass with both hands, gently place the locators into the holes...
  • Page 24: Something Not Working

    Something not working Maintenance must only be carried out by a competent/qualified person. Do not try to alter/modify the appliance yourself, as this could be dangerous. We recommend that your appliance has an annual gas safety check carried out by our approved service organisation.
  • Page 25 Something not working Problem The burner is not igniting or only partially lighting. The burner sounds noisy. The burner is emitting a popping sound. Noise. continued Possible solution Check that the burner is dry and that food spillage or cleaning fluids are not present on the burner.
  • Page 26: Service And Spare Parts

    Customer care department For general enquires concerning your Zanussi-Electrolux appliance, or for further information on Zanussi-Electrolux products, please contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone at the address below or visit our website at
  • Page 27: Guarantee Conditions

    We, Zanussi-Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this Zanussi-Electrolux appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our option repair or replace the same...
  • Page 28: Technical Details

    Technical details Dimensions Height: Width: Depth: Weight: Height to hotplate Space for fixing at hotplate level Space for fixing above hotplate level Minimum space above grill Minimum distance from rear of wall Connections Gas connection:- Electrical connection:- Ignition Hotplate Heat input Injector marking Heat input Injector marking...
  • Page 29 Grill Heat Input Injector marking Main Oven Heat input Injector marking Thermostat bypass marking General Ignition Spark gap Gas category countries of destination CAT. I CAT. I This appliance complies with: European Council Directives Low voltage Directive 73/23/EEC, Gas Directive 90/396/EEC EMC Directive 89/336/EEC, CE Marking Directive 93/68/EEC.
  • Page 30: Important Safety Requirements

    Installation instructions Important - safety requirements Where applicable Natural Gas and L.P Gas versions of this appliance are available. Check that this model is suitable for the type of supply available. This appliance must be installed and/or serviced by a competent person in accordance with the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations Current Editions and the I.E.E.
  • Page 31: For Your Safety

    To move the appliance, open the grill door. Raise the appliance off its front feet by lifting it from inside the oven. Pull the appliance forward. When you replace the appliance push it back to the stop and make sure there is the same gap at each rear corner.
  • Page 32: Levelling The Appliance

    Levelling the appliance Adjustment to suit floor conditions or height is obtained by rotating clockwise or anti clockwise the feet at the front and rear of the appliance. A spirit level should be placed on one of the shelves to confirm the appliance is correctly levelled.
  • Page 33: Connecting To Gas Supply

    Connecting to gas supply This appliance is designed to be installed with an appliance flexible connection only. Supply piping should not be less than R Connection is made to the Rc ½ (½” B.S.P.) female threaded entry pipe located just below the hotplate level on the rear left hand side of the appliance.
  • Page 34: The Battery

    Draw a line 100mm from the front edge of the feet (see Fig.3a) and remove appliance from its position. Mark off dimension ' B' (see Fig.4a) back from this line on the centre line of the bracket to locate the front edge of the lower bracket.
  • Page 35: General Note

    Connect the pressure gauge to the oven injector. Check the supply pressure by turning the thermostat on and one hotplate tap full on and light the appropriate burner. The pressure should be either:- For Natural Gas 20mbar (ii) For LP. Gas. The pressure must be set to 28 mbar for use on butane or 37 mbar for use on propane.
  • Page 36 311773200 Subject to change without notice...