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Electrolux EHT 6432 User Manual

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  • Page 1 Gas hob EHT 6432...
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  • Page 3 electrolux 3 Welcome to the world of Electrolux Thank you for choosing a first class product from Electrolux, which hopefully will provide you with lots of pleasure in the future. The Electrolux ambition is to offer a wide variety of quality products that make your life more comfortable.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    4 electrolux Contents Instructions for the User Important Safety Information Description of the Hob Operation Maintenance and Cleaning Something Not Working? Service and original spare parts Standard Guarantee Conditions European Guarantee Instructions for the Installer Engineers Technical Data Gas Connection Conversion from Natural Gas to LPG Electrical Connection Wiring diagram...
  • Page 5: Important Safety Information

    electrolux 5 Important Safety Information These warnings are provided in the interest of safety. You must read them carefully before installing or using the appliance. It is most important that this instruction book should be retained with the appliance for future reference.
  • Page 6 6 electrolux About Installation, Cleaning and Manteinance • It is mandatory that all operations required for the installation are carried out by a qualified or competent person, in accordance with existing rules and regulations in force in the country where the appliance is used.
  • Page 7: Description Of The Hob

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

    8 electrolux Operation Hob Burners To light a burner: turn the relevant knob anticlockwise to maximum position and push down the knob to ignite. After lighting the flame, keep the knob pushed down for about 5 seconds. This will allow the "thermocouple"...
  • Page 9: Using The Hob Correctly

    electrolux 9 Using the hob correctly To ensure maximum burner efficiency, it is strongly recommended that you use only pots and pans with a flat bottom fitting the size of the burner used, so that flame will not spread beyond the bottom of the vessel (see the table beside). Burner minimum maximum...
  • Page 10: Maintenance And Cleaning

    10 electrolux 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. This appliance cannot be cleaned with steam or with a steam cleaning machine.
  • Page 11: The Burners

    electrolux 11 Do not apply any cleaning agents to hot cooking zones. Ensure any residues are wiped off before the cooking zones are used again. If scratches or cracks are noticed, disconnect the appliance from the electrical supply to avoid the risk of electric shock and call your nearest Service Force Centre.
  • Page 12: Something Not Working

    12 electrolux Something Not Working? If the hob is not working correctly, please carry out the following checks before contacting your local Electrolux Service Force Centre. SYMPTOM SOLUTION There is no spark when lighting the Check that the unit is plugged in and gas.
  • Page 13: Engineers Technical Data

    electrolux 13 Instructions for the Installer Engineer technical data OVERALL DIMENSIONS Width: 580 mm Depth: 510 mm CUT OUT DIMENSIONS Width: 550 mm Depth: 470 mm Thickness 30 mm APPLIANCE CLASS SUPPLY CONNECTIONS Gas: RC 1/2 inch (1/2 inch male) Rear right hand corner Electric: 230 V 50 Hz supply, 3 core flexible cable...
  • Page 14: Important Safety Requirements

    14 electrolux Table 2 : Injectors TYPE BURNER INJECTORS NORMAL REDUCED NORMAL FEEDING OF GAS POWER POWER POWER PRESSURE 1/100 mm mbar Rapid 0,75 0,276 NATURAL Semi-rapid 0,45 0,181 Auxiliary 0,33 0,09 Rapid 0,75 196 192 LIQUID Semi-rapid 0,45 138 136 28-30 Auxiliary 0,33...
  • Page 15 electrolux 15 Location The hob may be located in a kitchen, a kitchen/diner or bed sitting room, but not in a bathroom or shower room. Before making the cut out in the worktop ensure that there is a minimum distance of 55 mm between the rear edge of the hob and the wall.
  • Page 16: Instruction For The Installer

    16 electrolux Instruction for the Installer The following instructions about installation and maintenance must be carried out by qualified personnel in compliance with the regulation in force. The appliance must be electrically disconnected before all interventions. If any electric supply to the appliance is required to carry out the work, ensure all the necessary precautions are followed.
  • Page 17: Gas Connection

    electrolux 17 Installation IMPORTANT This hob must be installed by a competent person to the relevant Gas Standards. Any gas installation must be carried out by a registered competent person. The manufacturer will not accept liability, should the above instructions or any of the other safety instructions incorporated in this book be ignored.
  • Page 18: Pressure Testing

    18 electrolux 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 19: Conversion From Natural Gas To Lpg

    electrolux 19 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 20: Electrical Connection

    20 electrolux 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

    electrolux 21 The replacement of electric cable must be carried out exclusively by the service force centre or by personnel with similar competencies, in accordance with the current regu- lations. 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...
  • Page 22: Wiring Diagram

    22 electrolux Wiring diagram 1. TAPS IGNITOR SWITCHES 2. IGNITOR UNIT...
  • Page 23: Fault Finding

    electrolux 23 Fault Finding Blue Brown Green Yellow Preliminary Electrical Systems Check START Isolate appliance and carry out: Blue A: Earth Continuity Green Brown check. Yellow Carry out: Carry out: D: Resistance to C: Polarity check. Earth check. Has inlet fuse blown? Electricity supply should now be satisfactory.
  • Page 24 24 electrolux A. EARTH CONTINUITY CHECK Appliance must be electrically disconnected - meter set on Ω (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 Ω...
  • Page 25 electrolux 25 Ignition System / Gas Ignition Check gas supply at Ignitor does not spark burner Check plug top fuse and Light burner manually replace if necessary Check by pass simmer Check polarity and earth adjusted continuity of supply point Check fitting of Check position of the Check earth continuity...
  • Page 26: Fitting The Hob To The Worktop

    26 electrolux Fitting the hob to the worktop Before fitting the hob into the cut out, an adhesive seal must be fitted to the underside outside edge of the hob. 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 27: Possibilities For Insertion

    electrolux 27 Possibilities for Insertion Kitchen unit with door Proper arrangements must be taken in designing the forniture 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 Fig.
  • Page 28: Cut Out Size

    28 electrolux FO 0938 FO 0939 Fig. 10 Fig. 9 Cut Out Size The dimensions of the cut-out are given in the diagram.
  • Page 29: Service And Original Spare Parts

    electrolux 29 Service and original spare parts This machine, before leaving the factory, has been tested and studied by many experts and specialists, in order to give you the best results. Any repair work which needs to be carried out should be done with the utmost care and attention.
  • Page 30: Standard Guarantee Conditions

    30 electrolux 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: •The appliance has been correctly installed and used only on the gas and electricity supply stated on the rating plate.
  • Page 31 electrolux 31 •Products of Electrolux manufacturer that are not marketed by Electrolux. 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 5 929 929 Your telephone call will be automatically routed to the Service Force Centre co- vering your postcode area.
  • Page 32: European Guarantee

    32 electrolux European Guarantee European Guarantee European Guarantee European Guarantee European Guarantee This appliance is guaranteed by Electrolux in each of the countries listed at the back of this user manual, for the period specified in the appliance guarantee or otherwise by law. If you move from one of these countries to another of the countries listed below the appliance guarantee will move with you subject to the following qualifications: •...
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