Electrolux Insight EKG6049 User Manual
Electrolux Insight EKG6049 User Manual

Electrolux Insight EKG6049 User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    USER MANUAL Model EKG6049...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION These warnings are provided in the interests of your Take great care when heating fats and oils as they will ignite if they become too hot. safety. Ensure that you understand them all before installing or using the appliance. Your safety is of When you are lighting any burner check that it is lit paramount importance.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Cleaning the Hob When Replacing Hotplate Burner Parts Cleaning the Shelves, Wirework Runners and FOR THE USER Grill/Oven Furniture Cleaning the Grill Important Safety Information Cleaning Inside the Grill and Oven Compartments 24 Description of the Appliance Hints and Tips Getting to Know Your Appliance Cleaning the Door(s) Before Using the Appliance...
  • Page 4: Description Of The Appliance

    DESCRIPTION OF THE APPLIANCE SLIP-IN GAS DOUBLE OVEN Electronic Timer Control Panel Top Oven / Grill Main Oven...
  • Page 5: Getting To Know Your Appliance

    GETTING TO KNOW YOUR APPLIANCE THE CONTROL PANEL FEATURES A - Hotplate Control B - Hotplate Control C - Main Oven Temperature Control D - Electronic Timer E - Top Oven/Grill Temperature Control F - Hotplate Control G - Hotplate Control H - Ignition Switch...
  • Page 6: Before Using The Appliance

    BEFORE USING THE APPLIANCE RATING PLATE GRILL AND OVEN FURNITURE This is situated on the front frame of the appliance The following items of grill and oven furniture have and can be seen upon opening the door. Alternatively been supplied with the appliance. If you require the rating plate may also be found on the back or top replacements of any of the items listed below please of some models (where applicable).
  • Page 7: The Timer

    THE TIMER A COOK TIME B END TIME C COUNTDOWN D TIME E DECREASE CONTROL F SELECTOR CONTROL G INCREASE CONTROL NOTE: The time of day must be set before the main oven will operate manually. 1. HOW TO SET THE TIME OF DAY The oven has a 24 hour clock.
  • Page 8 TO CANCEL THE COUNTDOWN If you change your mind and want to cancel the 'Countdown', press the Selector Control button until the 'Countdown' indicator neon flashes then depress the decrease control (-) until 0.00 shows in the display as Fig. 5. The 'Countdown' indicator neon will continue to flash for a few seconds and then return to the time of day.
  • Page 9 B) TO SET THE TIMER TO SWITCH OFF ONLY i) Ensure the electricity supply is switched ON and that the correct time of day is displayed, e.g. 10.00am as Fig. 9. ii) Place food in the oven. iii) To set the length of cooking time, press the Selector Control button until the 'Cook Time' Fig.9.
  • Page 10: The Gas Hob

    THE HOB USING THE HOB The gas hob has different burner sizes to suit different types of cooking: To ensure maximum burner efficiency only use pots and pans with flat bases appropriate to the burner size used. Larger burner (Rapid or triple crown where applicable) - use a large pan for food such as chips.
  • Page 11: Things To Note

    In the event of the burner flames being accidentally extinguished, turn burner control and do not attempt to re- ignite the burner for at least 1 min. THINGS TO NOTE If you are having any difficulty lighting a hob burner turn all the hob controls off and make sure the burner parts have been replaced correctly.
  • Page 12: The Grill

    THE GRILL CAUTION – Accessible parts may be hot when the grill is in use. Young children should be kept away. When you first operate the grill you may hear some sounds as the burner heats up, this is quite normal and is not a fault on the appliance.
  • Page 13: Hints And Tips

    Always remove the grill pan handle during grilling. Place the grill pan on the shelf so that the pan is positioned centrally beneath the grill. Ensure that the cut out on the underside of Place the grill pan on the shelf so that the pan is the handle bracket locates between the positioned centrally beneath the grill.
  • Page 14: The Top Oven

    THE TOP OVEN The top oven is the smaller of the two ovens. It is designed for cooking smaller quantities of food. Place single dishes on the centre of the shelf. You should turn all food round during cooking The top oven is also ideal for use as warming compartment to warm dishes and keep food hot.
  • Page 15: Hints And Tips

    HINTS AND TIPS • Arrange the shelves in the required positions before switching the oven ON. Shelf positions are counted from the top downwards. • Ensure that food is placed centrally on the shelf and there is sufficient room around the baking tray/dish to allow for maximum circulation.
  • Page 16: The Main Oven

    THE MAIN OVEN HEAT ZONES There are zones of heat within the oven. The temperature in the middle is the gas mark you have chosen. The top of the oven is slightly hotter and the lower shelf slightly cooler. The base of the oven is quite a lot cooler.
  • Page 17: Hints And Tips

    HINTS AND TIPS • Arrange the shelves in the required positions before switching the oven on. Shelf positions are counted from the top downwards. • Ensure that food is placed centrally on the shelf and there is sufficient room around the baking tray/dish to allow for maximum circulation.
  • Page 18: Cooking Chart

    COOKING CHART The oven temperatures are intended as a guide only. It may be necessary to increase or decrease the temperatures to suit individual preferences and requirements. MAIN OVEN TOP OVEN POSITION POSITION APPROX. FOOD Mark Mark COOK TIME (min) Biscuits 10 - 20 Bread...
  • Page 19: Roasting Chart

    ROASTING CHART INTERNAL TEMPERATURES – Rare : 50-60°C; Medium : 60-70°C; Well done : 70-80°C T GAS Mark MEAT COOKING TIME 20-35 minutes per ½kg (1lb) Beef/ Beef boned and 20-35 minutes over Mutton/Lamb 25-35 minutes per ½kg (1lb) and 25-35 minutes over Pork/Veal/Ham 30-40 minutes per ½kg (1lb) and 30-40 minutes over...
  • Page 20: Slowcook

    SLOW COOK The slow cook setting gives a very low heat in the oven. It is particularly useful when you are cooking soups, stews and casseroles because the long slow cooking will make cheaper, tougher cuts of meat more tender. Some foods such as pastry and biscuits are not suitable for slow cooking because the temperature is too low.
  • Page 21: General Points

    Vegetables • Cut into small pieces. • Dried beans must be pre-soaked then boiled in an open pan for 15 minutes before adding to any dish. • Place vegetables under meat in casseroles. • Cover food with a tight fitting lid or tin foil. MILK PUDDINGS •...
  • Page 22: Care And Cleaning

    CARE AND CLEANING Before cleaning always allow the appliance to cool down before switching off at the electricity supply. CLEANING MATERIALS Before using any cleaning materials on your appliance, check that they are suitable and that their use is recommended by the manufacturer. Cleaners that contain bleach should NOT be used as they may dull the surface finishes.
  • Page 23: Cleaning The Hob

    CLEANING THE HOB Clean the hotplate top using a mild abrasive. Take care not to damage the spark electrodes. If the spark electrodes are damaged the burners will not light. You can remove the pan supports, burner caps and burner crowns to clean them. Again take care not to damage the spark electrodes.
  • Page 24: Cleaning Inside The Grill And Oven Compartments

    CLEANING INSIDE THE GRILL AND OVEN COMPARTMENTS The sides and back of the grill/top oven and main oven compartments are coated with a special Stayclean coating. They should not be cleaned manually. The vitreous enamel main oven base and grill compartment base can be cleaned using normal oven cleaners with care.
  • Page 25: Cleaning The Door(S)

    CLEANING THE DOOR(S) To prevent damaging or weakening the door glass panels avoid the use of the following: • Household detergents and bleaches • Impregnated pads unsuitable for non- stick saucepans • Brillo/Ajax pads or steel wool pads • Chemical oven pads or aerosols •...
  • Page 26: Replacing An Oven Light Bulb

    REPLACING AN OVEN LIGHT BULB The type of bulb required is a 300°C 25 watt small Edison Screw. Disconnect appliance from electricity supply before replacing the bulb. 1. Make sure the appliance is cool before replacing the bulb. 2. Open the door and remove the shelves and wirework runners.
  • Page 27: Something Not Working

    SOMETHING NOT WORKING? We recommend that your appliance has an annual gas safety check carried out by our approved service organisation. Please carry out the following checks on your appliance before calling a Service Engineer. It may be that the problem is a simple one that you can solve yourself without the expense of a service call.
  • Page 28: Service And Spare Parts

    SERVICE AND SPARE PARTS In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to purchase spare parts, please contact your local Service Force Centre by telephoning:- 0870 5 929929 Your telephone call will be automatically routed to the Service Force Centre covering your post code area. For the address of your local Service Force Centre and further information about Service Force, please visit the website at www.serviceforce.co.uk.
  • Page 29: Guarantee Conditions

    GUARANTEE CONDITIONS Standard guarantee conditions We, Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this Electrolux appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our option repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that: •...
  • Page 30: Technical Details

    TECHNICAL DETAILS DIMENSIONS Height: 900 mm (nominal) Width: 600 mm (nominal) Depth: 600 mm (to front of door panel) Weight: 66 Kg Net Space for fixing at hotplate level 2mm minimum clearance Space for fixing above hotplate level See important note 'Location of Appliance'. Minimum space above hotplate 750mm (If cooker hood is fitted refer to the cooker hood installation instructions.
  • Page 31: Important Safety Requirements

    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT – SAFETY REQUIREMENTS Where applicable Natural Gas and L.P Gas versions of this appliance are available. Check that this model is suitable for the type of supply available. This appliance must be installed and/or serviced by a competent person in accordance with the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations Current Editions and the I.E.E.
  • Page 32: Moving Your Appliance

    MOVING YOUR APPLIANCE You may damage some soft or badly fitted floor coverings when you move the appliance. The floor covering under the appliance should be securely fixed so it does not ruck up when you move the appliance across it. Alternatively you could remove the floor covering.
  • Page 33: Connecting To The Electricity Supply

    CONNECTING TO THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY Warning: This appliance must be earthed. Do not earth this appliance to the gas supply piping. Connect to 230-240 A.C supply only. Connection to the electricity supply should be made via a properly earthed, readily accessible wall socket.
  • Page 34: Connecting To Gas Supply

    CONNECTING TO GAS SUPPLY This appliance is designed to be installed with an appliance flexible connection only. Supply piping should not be less than R /8. Connection is made to the Rc ½ (½” B.S.P.) female threaded entry pipe located just below the hotplate level on the rear left hand side of the appliance.
  • Page 35 CHECKING THE GRILL Place the grill pan containing the grid, with the handle attached, into the grill compartment. Light the grill burner by turning the grill tap full on and pressing the ignition button on the fascia panel. As soon as the burner is lit the button can be released. CHECKING THE HOTPLATE Lift the lid.
  • Page 36: General Note

    CHECKING THE MAIN OVEN 1. Turn on the oven thermostat control knob to mark 9 and press the ignition button. As soon as the burner is alight the button can be released. 2. There should now be a low gas rate to the burner, which is the F.S.D by pass rate.
  • Page 37: Notes

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  • Page 40 IMPORTANT NOTICE In line with our continuing policy of research and development, we reserve the right to alter models and specifications without prior notice. This instruction booklet is accurate at the date of printing, but will be superseded if specifications or appearance are changed.

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