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Operating instructions
Gas hob
KM 417
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the appliance it is
essential to read these
instructions before it is installed
or used for the first time.
M.-Nr. 05 721 920


   Summary of Contents for Miele KM 417

  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Operating instructions Gas hob KM 417 To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed or used for the first time. M.-Nr. 05 721 920...

  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Description of the appliance ......... 3 Warning and Safety instructions .

  • Page 3: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance a Pan support Control knobs: b Burner cap h Front left c Burner head i Back left d Ignition safety device j Back right e Ignitor k Front right f Burner base * Depending on country of destination, the appliance may be supplied with or g Mains connection cable * without a plug.

  • Page 4: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions The electrical safety of this This appliance complies with all appliance can only be guaranteed relevant legal safety requirements. when continuity is complete between it Incorrect use can, however, lead to and an effective earthing system which personal injury and damage to the complies with local and national safety appliance.

  • Page 5

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct usage If the hob is used for very long periods of time, additional For safety reasons the appliance ventilation of the room may be must only be used after it has been necessary, e.g. by opening windows or built in.

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    Warning and Safety instructions Safety with children Keep all pans out of reach of children. Turn pan handles inwards The appliance is only intended for away from the edge of the hob. Danger use by adults who have read these of burning or scalding.

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    Warning and Safety instructions Protecting the appliance from Protection from burning damage The appliance gets hot when in use, and remains hot for quite a Do not drop anything on the while after being switched off. Do not ceramic surface. Even a light touch it whilst it is still hot.

  • Page 8

    Warning and Safety instructions Remove splashes of fat and other Do not flambé under a cooker food debris from the surface as hood. The flames could set the soon as possible. These are a fire cooker hood on fire. hazard. Ensure that the flames from the Never leave the appliance burner do not spread out beyond...

  • Page 9

    Warning and Safety instructions Appliance faults Further safety notes In the event of damage or a defect, When using an electric socket near switch off the appliance immedi- the appliance, care should be ately. Turn off the gas supply tap, and taken that the cable of the electrical disconnect completely from the appliance does not come into contact...

  • Page 10: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposal of your old appliance material Electrical and electronic appliances often contain materials which, if has been selected from materials which handled or disposed of incorrectly, are environmentally friendly for disposal could be potentially hazardous to and can normally be recycled.

  • Page 11: Before Using For The First Time

    Before using for the first time General notes Cleaning and heating up for the first time Please stick the extra data plate for the appliance supplied with this Before using for the first time clean the documentation in the space provided in hob and all removable parts as follows: the "After sales service"...

  • Page 12: Using The Gas Hob

    Using the gas hob Switching on, Switching off, ^ With the control no longer pressed in you can continue turning it towards Controls the small flame symbol. The controls are used to switch on the Control the flame so that it does not burners and regulate the strength of the spread out beyond the sides of the flame.

  • Page 13: Pans

    Using the gas hob Pans – Any heat-resistant pans can be used on a gas burner. Burners Min. pan base – Remember when purchasing new diameter in cm pans that manufacturers usually refer small to the diameter at the top of the pan in their documentation.

  • Page 14: Safety Cut-out

    Using the gas hob Safety cut-out Use during a power cut This appliance is fitted with an electric If there is an interruption to the ignition safety device which cuts off the electricity supply the gas can be supply of gas to a burner if the flame ignited with a match: goes out, for example if food has boiled ^ Press in the relevant control and turn...

  • Page 15: Cleaning And Care

    Do not use any sharp objects which A microfibre "E-Cloth" is available from could damage the seal between the the Miele UK Spare Parts Department, ceramic surface and the which is suitable for cleaning surfaces surrounding frame and between the such as stainless steel, glass, plastic frame and the worktop.

  • Page 16: Pan Supports, Controls

    Cleaning and care Pan supports, controls Ceramic surface Remove the pan supports. Wipe all coarse soiling off using a damp cloth. Stubborn soiling may need Clean the pan supports and the to be removed with a shielded scraper controls with a solution of hot water and blade.

  • Page 17: Burners

    Cleaning and care Burners The surface of the burner cap will gradually become more matt with time. The burners can be dismantled for This is quite normal and will not affect cleaning once they have cooled down. the operation of the hob. ^ Wipe the fixed parts of the burner Dismantle the burner as follows: base with a damp cloth and dry...

  • Page 18

    Cleaning and care Re-assemble the burner as follows (see illustration): ^ Make sure that all the locating tabs and notches line up exactly. Place the burner head c on to the burner base f so that the ignitor and the ignition safety device extend through their respective holes in the burner head.

  • Page 19: Problem Solving Guide

    Problem solving guide ... the gas flame goes out after being Repairs to the gas and electrical components of this appliance must Check whether the burner cover is only be carried out by a suitably correctly assembled. qualified and competent person to ensure safety.

  • Page 20: Connection To Services

    Connection to services Important This gas hob is normally suitable for connection to either natural or liquid This appliance should be installed gas. Check suitability in your country with your dealer or agent. with plenty of space on either side. Category EN 30: See Installation Instruction Booklet before making the gas and electrical...

  • Page 21: Electrical Connection

    Connection to services Electrical connection Connection should be made via a suitable isolator or a double pole fused All electrical work should be carried spur connection unit which complies out by a suitably qualified and with national and local safety competent person in strict regulations and the on/off switch should accordance with national and local...

  • Page 22

    Connection to services Important The electrical safety of this appliance can only be guaranteed when continuity is complete between the appliance and an effective earthing system, which complies with local and national regulations. It is most important that this basic safety requirement is tested regularly and if there is any doubt the electrical wiring in the home should be tested by a qualified...

  • Page 23: After Sales Service

    In the event of any faults which you cannot remedy yourself, please contact – Your Miele Dealer – The Miele Service Department (see address on back cover). When contacting the Service Department, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. These are given on the data plate.

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