Auto heat up
Each cooking zone is fitted with an
auto heat up feature which can be se-
lected when required.
When auto heat up is being used the
cooking zone operates at a high power
level. After the auto heat up period the
zone is automatically switched to the
continued cooking level selected and
the heat setting is reduced accordingly
(without needing to be adjusted ma-
When auto heat up is switched on a dot
is visible behind the setting.
Heat up times
The length of the auto heat up period
depends on the setting selected.
Various optimum heat up times are allo-
cated to both the settings for cooking
(Settings 2 – 5) and also to the set-
tings for frying (Settings 6 – 9) .
Type of set-
* This setting is always heated on maximum
time - mins
With the settings for cooking, the
higher the setting, the longer the heat
up time. With the settings for frying
the times are shorter, as it is more usual
to pre-heat an empty pan before frying.
Switching on auto heat up
Switch the hob on by pressing the
Operation on-off control "
prox 2 seconds.
"-" appears in the display.
Switch on the cooking zone required
by pressing the "
zone. "0" appears in the display.
Select setting 9 by pressing once on
the $ control for that zone.
"9" appears in the display.
Touch the > control for that zone
" appears in the display.
You now have a few seconds to select
the setting for continued cooking after
which the dot goes out and auto heat
up would have to be switched on again.
Select the setting for continued cook-
ing by pressing the $ control until
the required setting appears in the
The dot is still there next to the set-
ting number, and this will only go out
when the auto heat up period has fin-
ished and the continuation period
" for ap-
" control for that