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Miele KM 405 Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating instructions

Gas hob
KM 405
KM 405-3
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the appliance it is
essential to read these
instructions before it is installed
and used for the first time.
M.-Nr. 05 721 800



  Summary of Contents for Miele KM 405

  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Operating instructions Gas hob KM 405 KM 405-3 GHiZ To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time. M.-Nr. 05 721 800...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

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  • Page 3: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance KM 405 g Control for the a Pan support front burner b Burner cap h Symbols to indicate which c Burner head cooking zone the control is for d Ignition safety device i Control for the...
  • Page 4: Km 405-3

    Description of the appliance KM 405-3 a Pan support g Control for the front burner b Burner cap h Symbols to indicate which c Burner head cooking zone the control is for d Ignition safety device i Control for the...
  • Page 5: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Gas-heated appliances Safety precautions to take if you smell gas ß Turn off the gas emergency control valve immediately. This is usually located near the gas meter. ß Eliminate all sources of ignition in a safe manner. Do not smoke, light cigarette lighters or matches.
  • Page 6 Warning and Safety instructions The electrical safety of this The use of the appliance by the appliance can only be guaranteed elderly or infirm or those who have when continuity is complete between it not used the appliance before and an effective earthing system which should be supervised by a complies with current local and national competent and responsible person...
  • Page 7 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.
  • Page 8 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.
  • Page 9 Do not use the hob as a resting KM 405-3 place for anything else. The article Take care when cleaning the could melt or catch fire if residual heat control panel. It is susceptible to is still present or if the appliance is scratching and acidic agents.
  • Page 10 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 11 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 12: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of packing material Disposal of your old appliance The transport and protective packing Electrical and electronic appliances has been selected from materials which often contain materials which, if are environmentally friendly for disposal handled or disposed of incorrectly, and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 13: 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 14: 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 15: 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 16: 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 17: Cleaning And Care

    A microfibre "E-Cloth" is available from the worktop. the Miele UK Spare Parts Department, which is suitable for cleaning surfaces Do not use any of the following on such as stainless steel, glass, plastic...
  • Page 18: Pan Supports, Controls

    Cleaning and care Pan supports, controls Glass surface Remove the pan supports. Wipe all coarse soiling off using a damp cloth. Clean the pan supports and the controls with a solution of hot water and Clean the glass surface with a solution a little washing up liquid applied with a of hot water and a little washing up soft sponge.
  • Page 19: 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 20 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 21: 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 in strict accordance with current local ...
  • Page 22: Connection To Services

    Connection to services Important Depending on country, the hob is supplied ready for connection to natural This appliance should be installed gas or to liquid gas (refer to label on the appliance). with appropriate space on either side. See Installation Instruction Category EN 30: Booklet before making the gas and United Kingdom:...
  • Page 23: 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 current local and...
  • Page 24 Connection to services Important The electrical safety of this appliance can only be guaranteed when continuity is complete between it and an effective earthing system, which complies with current local and national safety regulations. It is most important that this basic safety requirement is present and regularly tested and where there is any doubt, the electrical wiring in the home should be inspected by a...
  • Page 25: 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.
  • Page 28 Alteration rights reserved / 4406 M.-Nr. 05 721 800 / 07 en - –...

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