After lighting the flame, keep the knob
pushed down for about 5 seconds. This
will allow the "thermocouple" (Fig. 2 - lett.
D) to be heated and the safety device to
be switched off, otherwise the gas supply
would be interrupted.
Then adjust the flame as required.
If the burner does not ignite, turn the
control knob to off position, and try again.
When switching on the mains, after
installation or a power cut, it is quite
normal for the spark generator to be
If you cannot light the flame even
after several attempts, check the
In the absence of electricity, ignition can
occur without the electrical device; in this
case, approach the burner with a flame,
push the relevant knob down and turn it
anti-clockwise until it reaches the
Do not keep the control knob pressed for
more than 15 seconds.
If the burner does not light even after 15
seconds, release the control knob, turn
it the "off" position and wait for at least one minute before trying
to light the burner again.
If the burner accidentally goes out, turn the control knob to the
"off" position and wait for at least 1 minute before trying to light
the burner again.
Make sure pots do not protrude over the edges of the cooktop and that they
are centrally positioned on the rings in order to obtain lower gas consumption.
If the control knobs become difficult to turn, please contact your
local Service Force Centre.
are in the
A - Burner cap
B - Burner crown
C - Ignition electrode