Electrolux 34942G Operating Instructions Manual
Electrolux 34942G Operating Instructions Manual

Electrolux 34942G Operating Instructions Manual

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  • Page 1 34942G Gas hob Operating Instructions...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    Important Safety Information You MUST read these warnings carefully before installing or using the hob. If you need assistance, contact our Customer Care Department on 08705 350 350 Installation This hob must be installed by qualified personnel, according to the manufacturer’s instructions and to the relevant British Standards.
  • Page 3: Environmental Information

    When using the hob for a long period of time, the ventilation should be improved, by opening a window or increasing the extractor speed. Do not use this hob if it is in contact with water. Do not operate the hob with wet hands.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Important Safety Information ... 2 Instructions for the User ... 6 Description of the Hob... 6 Operation ... 7 Maintenance and Cleaning ... 8 The Hob Top ... 8 Pan Supports ... 8 The Burners ... 8 Something Not Working? ... 9 Service and Spare Parts ...
  • Page 5: Guide To Use The Instructions

    Guide to Use the instructions The following symbols will be found in the text to guide you throughout the Instructions: Safety Instructions Step by step instructions for an operation Hints and Tips Keep this instruction book for future reference and ensure it is passed on to any new owner.
  • Page 6: Instructions For The User

    Description of the Hob 1. Hob Top 2. Rapid Burner 3. Semi-rapid Burners 4 . Triple-crown Burner 5. Auxiliary Burner 6. Control knob for back left burner (semi-rapid) 7. Control knob for back right burner (semi-rapid) 8. Control knob for front right burner (auxiliary) 9 .
  • Page 7: Operation

    Operation Hob burners control knobs The symbols on the knobs mean that : there is no gas supply there is maximum gas supply there is minimum gas supply Lighting the burners For easier lighting, proceed before putting a pan on the pan support. To light a burner, turn the relevant knob anticlockwise to maximum position ), then push it down to ignite the burner.
  • Page 8: Maintenance And Cleaning

    Maintenance and Cleaning Before any maintenance or cleaning can be carried out, you must DISCONNECT the hob from the electricity supply. The hob is best cleaned whilst it is still warm, as spillage can be removed more easily than if it is left to cool. The Hob Top Regularly wipe over the hob top using a soft cloth well wrung out in warm water to which a little washing up liquid has been added.
  • Page 9: Something Not Working

    Something Not Working? If the hob is not working correctly, please carry out the following checks before contacting your local Service Force Centre. SYMPTOM There is no spark when lighting the gas The gas ring burns unevenly If after all these checks, your hob still does not operate correctly, contact your local Service Force Centre.
  • Page 10: Service And Spare Parts

    5. Date of purchase CUSTOMER CARE For general enquiries concerning your AEG-Electrolux appliance and for further information on AEG-Electrolux products, contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone at the address below or visit our website at www.aeg.co.uk...
  • Page 11: Guarantee Conditions

    We, AEG-Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this AEG- Electrolux appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workman- ship or materials, we will, at our discretion repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that: •...
  • Page 12: Instructions For The Installer

    Instructions for the Installer Engineers technical data OVERALL DIMENSIONS CUT OUT DIMENSIONS SUPPLY CONNECTIONS Gas: HEAT INPUT Rear Left Burner (semi rapid) Front Left Burner (rapid) Central Burner (triple-crown) Rear Right Burner (semi rapid) 2.0 kW (6824 BTU/HR) Front Right Burner (auxiliary) 1.0 kW (3412 BTU/HR) APPLIANCE CLASS APPLIANCE CATEGORY GAS SUPPLY...
  • Page 14: Important Safety Requirements

    Important safety requirements This hob must be installed in accordance with the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations (Current Edition) and the IEE Wiring Regulations (Current Edition). Detailed recommendations are contained in the following British Standards Codes Of Practice: B.S. 6172/ B.S. 5440, Par. 2 and B.S.
  • Page 15: Installation

    CLEARANCES REQUIRED WHEN FITTING THE GAS HOB WITHOUT A COOKER HOOD ABOVE 700 mm 420 mm FO 2027* Installation I M P O R T A N T This hob must be installed by qualified personnel to the relevant British Standards. Any gas installation must be carried out by a CORGI registered installer.
  • Page 16: Gas Connection

    Installation FO 0264 A) End of shaft with nut B) Washer C) Elbow On the end of the shaft, which includes the G 1/2" threaded elbow, adjustment is fixed so that the washer is fitted between the components as shown in the diagram. Screw the parts together without using excessive force.
  • Page 17: Cut Out Size

    Cut Out Size The dimensions of the cut-out are given in the diagram. FO 2407 Building In Building over a cupboard or drawer If the hob is to be installed above a cupboard or drawer it will be necessary to fit a heat resistant board below the base of the hob on the underside of the work surface.
  • Page 18: Building Over A Kitchen Unit With Door

    Building in ON/OFF SWITCH FLEX OUTLET FO 0763 Building over a kitchen unit with door Proper arrangements must be taken in designing the furniture unit, in order to avoid any contact with the bottom of the hob which can be heated when it is operated. The recommended solution is shown in diagram 3.
  • Page 19: Fitting The Hob To The Worktop

    Fitting the hob to the worktop Before fitting the hob into the cut out, a sealing gasket supplied with the hob must be fitted to the edge of the cut out. It is essential that no gaps are left in this seal in order to prevent spillage near the hob seeping into the cabinet below.
  • Page 20: Electrical Connections

    Electrical connections Any electrical work required to install this hob should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person, in accordance with the current regulations. THIS HOB MUST BE EARTHED. The manufacturer declines any liability should these safety measures not be observed.
  • Page 21: Permanent Connection

    Permanent Connection In the case of a permanent connection, it is necessary that you install a double pole switch between the hob and the electricity supply (mains), with a minimum gap of 3 mm. between the switch contacts and of a type suitable for the required load in compliance with the current electric regulations.
  • Page 22: Fault Finding

    Fault Finding Preliminary Electrical Systems Check START Isolate appliance and carry out: A: Earth Continuity check. Has inlet fuse blown? Inlet wiring faulty. Rectify any fault. Isolate appliance and carry out: B: Insulation check. Rectify any fault including replacing fuses as necessary. Carry out: Carry out: D: Resistance to...
  • Page 23 A. EARTH CONTINUITY CHECK Appliance must be electrically disconnected - meter set on ý (Ohms) x 1 scale and adjust zero if necessary. — Test leads from any appliance earth point to earth pin on plug. Resistance should be less than 0.1 ý (Ohm), check all earth wires for continuity and all contacts are clean and tight.
  • Page 24: Ignition System / Gas Ignition

    Fault finding Ignition System / Gas Ignition Ignitor does not spark Check plug top fuse and replace if necessary Check polarity and earth continuity of supply point Check earth continuity of appliance Check continuity from 'N' on the mains connector block and "O" on the ignitor unit Check continuity from 'L' on the mains connector block and the...
  • Page 25: Commissioning

    Commissioning When the hob has been fully installed it will be necessary to check the minimum flame setting. To do this, follow the procedure below. 1) Turn the gas tap to the MAX position and ignite. 2) Set the gas tap to the MIN flame position then turn the control knob from MIN to MAX several times.
  • Page 26: Conversion From Natural Gas To Lpg

    Conversion from Natural Gas to LPG IMPORTANT The replacement/conversion of the gas hob should only be undertaken by a competent person. It is important to note that this model is designed for use with natural gas but can be converted for use with butane or propane gas providing the correct injectors are fitted and the gas rate is adjusted to suit.
  • Page 28 © Copyright by AEG From the Electrolux Group. The world’s No.1 choice. The Electrolux Group is the world’s largest producer of powered appliances for kitchen, cleaning and outdoor use. More than 55 million Electrolux Group products (such as refrigerators, cookers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, chain saws and lawn mowers) are sold each year to a value of approx.

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