move stubborn stains using a paste
• Make sure you position the pan sup-
ports correctly after cleaning.
• To make the burners work correctly,
make sure that the arms of the pan
supports are in the centre of the burner.
• Be very careful when you replace
the pan supports to prevent the hob
top from damage.
After cleaning, dry the appliance with a
The stainless steel can become tarnished
if it is too much heated. Refer to this you
must not cook with potstones, earthen-
ware pans or cast iron plates. Do not use
aluminium foil to prevent damage the top
There is no spark when
lighting the gas
The flame is blow out im-
mediately after ignition
Removing the dirt:
5.1 Cleaning of the spark plug
This feature is obtained through a ceramic
ignition candle with a metal electrode.
Keep these components well clean to
prevent difficult lighting and check that the
burner crown holes are not obstructed.
5.2 Periodic maintenance
Periodically speak your local Service
Force Centre to check the conditions of
the gas supply pipe and the pressure ad-
juster, if fitted.
• There is no electrical
• Burner cap and crown
are placed uneven
• Thermocouple is not
– Remove immediately: melting
plastic, plastic foil, and food con-
– Stop the appliance and let it
cool down before you clean: lime-
scale rings, water rings, fat stains,
shiny metallic discolorations. Use a
special cleaner applicable for sur-
face of hob.
Clean the appliance with a damp
cloth and some detergent.
At the end rub the appliance dry
with a clean cloth.
• Make sure that the unit
is connected and the
electrical supply is
• Control the fuse. If the
fuse is released more
than one time, refer to
a qualified electrician.
• Make sure that the
burner cap and crown
are in correct positions.
• After lightning the
flame, keep the knob
pushed for approxi-
mately 5 seconds.