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Whirlpool AKZ 218 User And Maintenance Manual

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AKZ 218
User and maintenance manual
Manuale d'uso e manutenzione
Руководство по эксплуатации и



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  • Page 1 AKZ 218 User and maintenance manual Manuale d’uso e manutenzione Руководство по эксплуатации и техобслуживанию...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS YOUR SAFETY AND THAT OF OTHERS IS PARAMOUNT This manual and the appliance itself provide important safety warnings, to be read and observed at all times. This is the danger symbol, pertaining to safety, which alerts users to potential risks to themselves and others. All safety warnings are preceded by the danger symbol and the following terms: Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will cause serious injury.
  • Page 4: Installation

    INSTALLATION After unpacking the oven, make sure that it has not been damaged during transport and that the oven door closes properly. In the event of problems, contact the dealer or your nearest After-sales Service. To prevent any damage, only remove the oven from its polystyrene foam base at the time of installation.
  • Page 5: Cleaning

    TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE The oven does not work: • Check for the presence of mains electrical power and if the oven is connected to the electrical supply. • Turn off the oven and restart it to see if the fault persists. The electronic programmer does not work: •...
  • Page 6: Moving Top Heating Element

    MAINTENANCE Use safety gloves. WARNING Ensure the oven is cold before carrying out the following operations. Disconnect the oven from the power supply. REMOVING THE DOOR To remove the door: Open the door fully. Lift the catches and push them forwards as far as they will go (fig. 1). Close the door as far as it will go (A), lift it up (B) and turn it (C) until it is released (D) (fig.
  • Page 7: Replacing The Oven Lamp

    REPLACING THE OVEN LAMP To replace the rear lamp (if present): Disconnect the oven from the power supply. Unscrew the lamp cover (Fig. 6), replace the lamp (see note for lamp type) and screw the lamp cover back on. Reconnect the oven to the power supply. To replace the side lamp (if present): Disconnect the oven from the power supply.
  • Page 8: Instructions For Oven Use

    INSTRUCTIONS FOR OVEN USE FOR ELECTRICAL CONNECTION, SEE THE PARAGRAPH ON INSTALLATION Control panel Upper heating element/grill Cooling fan (not visible) Dataplate (not to be removed) Lamp Circular heating element (not visible) Turnspit (if present) Lower heating element (not visible) 10.
  • Page 9: Control Panel Description

    INSERTING WIRE SHELVES AND OTHER ACCESSORIES IN THE OVEN The wire shelf and other accessories are provided with a locking mechanism to prevent their unintentional removal. Fig. 1 Insert the wire shelf horizontally, with the raised part “A” upwards (fig. 1). Angle the wire shelf when it reaches the locking position “B”...
  • Page 10: Description Of Display

    LIST OF FUNCTIONS Turn the “Functions” knob to any position and the oven switches on: the display shows the functions or the associated submenus. The submenus are available and selectable by turning the knob to the functions GRILL, SPECIALS, SETTINGS, BREAD/PIZZA. N.B.: for the list and description of functions, see the specific table at pag.
  • Page 11: Fast Preheating

    FAST PREHEATING Turn the “Functions” knob to the symbol to select the fast preheating function. Confirm by pressing : the settings are shown on the display. If the proposed temperature is that desired, press button . To change the temperature, proceed as described in previous paragraphs.
  • Page 12: Selecting Special Functions

    TIMER This function can be used only with the oven switched off and is useful, for example, for monitoring the cooking time of pasta. The maximum time which can be set is 23 hours and 59 minutes. With the “Functions” knob at zero, turn the “Browse” knob to display the desired time. Press button to start the countdown.
  • Page 13: Acoustic Signal

    SETTINGS Turn the “Functions” knob indicator to the symbol to access a submenu containing four display settings which can be changed. Clock Turn the “Functions” knob to the symbol : the word CLOCK appears on the display. To change the time of day, see the previous paragraph (SETTING THE TIME).
  • Page 14 OVEN FUNCTION DESCRIPTION TABLE FUNCTIONS KNOB To stop cooking and switch off the oven. LAMP To switch the oven interior light on/off. To speed up defrosting of food. Place food on the middle shelf. Leave food in its packaging in order to prevent it from drying out on the outside.
  • Page 15: Cooking Table

    COOKING TABLE Recipe Function Preheating Shelf Temperature Time Accessories (from bottom) (°C) (min) 160-180 30-90 Cake tin on wire shelf Leavened cakes Shelf 3: cake tin on wire shelf 160-180 30-90 Shelf 1: cake tin on wire shelf Drip tray/ baking tray or cake tin 160-200 30-85 on wire shelf...
  • Page 16 Recipe Function Preheating Shelf Temperature Time Accessories (from bottom) (°C) (min) Baked fish / en papillote 180-200 40-60 Drip tray or oven tray on wire shelf (fillet, whole) Stuffed vegetables (tomatoes, courgettes, 180-200 50-60 Oven tray on wire shelf aubergines) Toast 3 (high) Wire shelf...
  • Page 17 TESTED RECIPES (in compliance with IEC 60350:99+A1:05 +A2:08 and DIN 3360-12:07:07) Recipe Function Preheating Shelf Temp Time Accessories and notes (from the bottom) (°c) (min) IEC 60350:99+A1:05 +A2:08 § 8.4.1 15-25 Drip tray / baking tray Shortbread Shelf 3: baking tray 20-30 Shelf 1: drip tray IEC 60350:99+A1:05 +A2:08 §...
  • Page 18: Recommended Use And Tips

    RECOMMENDED USE AND TIPS How to read the cooking table The table indicates the best function to use for any given food, to be cooked on one or more shelves at the same time. Cooking times start from the moment food is placed in the oven, excluding pre-heating (where required). Cooking temperatures and times are purely for guidance and will depend on the amount of food and type of accessory used.