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Miele KM 3034 Operating And Installation Instructions

Miele KM 3034 Operating And Installation Instructions

Gas cooktops


Operating and installation instructions
Gas cooktops
KM 3034
KM 3054
en - AU, NZ
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. 09 317 810


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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Gas cooktops KM 3034 KM 3054 en - AU, NZ 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.
  • Page 3 WO This appliance can be used in countries other than those specified on the appliance. It is, however, set up for connection to the gas and electricity supplies in the countries specified. For use in other countries please contact the Miele spare parts or customer service department in your country.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

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  • Page 5 Contents Electrical connection ..........45 Gas connection .
  • Page 6: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance KM 3034 a Large burner Controls knobs for the cooking zones b Small burner k Front right c Wok burner l Rear right de Medium burner m Middle f Pan support (for each burner) n Rear left...
  • Page 7 Description of the appliance KM 3054 a Wok burner Controls knobs for the cooking zones b Large burner g Front right c Small burner h Rear right de Medium burner i Rear left f Pan support (for each burner) j Front left k Left l Cooking zone symbol m In-operation / Residual heat indicator...
  • Page 8: Accessories Supplied

    Description of the appliance Accessories supplied The accessories supplied with your appliance, as well as a range of optional ones, are available to order from Miele (see "Optional accessories"). Wok ring The wok ring supplied with your appliance can be used in instances where extra stability is required.
  • Page 9 Description of the appliance Minute minder display a System lock / Setting the time b Sensor - Selecting minute minder - Switching between functions - Selecting a cooking zone c Indicator light for the minute minder d Indicator light for relevant zone, e.g. the rear right cooking zone e Time display 00 to 99 = Time in minutes 0.^ to 6.^ = Time in hours...
  • Page 10 Description of the appliance Burner Wok burner a Outer burner cap b Inner burner cap c Burner head d Burner base e Ignition safety device f Ignitor Small, medium and large burners a Burner cap b Burner head c Burner base d Ignition safety device e Ignitor...
  • Page 11: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct application This appliance complies with all This cooktop is designed for relevant local and national safety domestic use and for use in similar requirements. Inappropriate use environments by guests in hotel or can, however, lead to personal injury motel rooms, bed &...
  • Page 12 Warning and Safety instructions Safety with children Packaging, e.g. cling film, polystyrene and plastic wrappings, Activate the system lock to ensure must be kept out of the reach of babies that children cannot switch on the and young children. Danger of appliance inadvertently.
  • Page 13 Repairs and other work by For safety reasons, this appliance unauthorised and unqualified persons may only be used after it has been built could be dangerous. Miele cannot be held liable for unauthorised work.
  • Page 14 While the appliance is under warranty, repairs should only be undertaken by a service technician authorised by Miele. Otherwise the warranty will be invalidated. Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele original spare parts. The manufacturer can only...
  • Page 15 Warning and Safety instructions Correct use For added protection, it is advisable to use heat-resistant pot holders or The appliance gets hot when in use gloves when using the appliance. and remains hot for quite a while after Ensure that they do not come into being switched off.
  • Page 16 Miele will not accept liability opening windows or doors, or running for any damage resulting from such the rangehood on the highest setting.
  • Page 17 It is also advisable to have the appliance tested by a qualified person for safety. Miele cannot be held liable for damage caused by non-compliance with these Warning and Safety instructions.
  • Page 18: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposal of your old appliance material or machine The transport and protective packing Electrical and electronic appliances / has been selected from materials which machines often contain materials are environmentally friendly for disposal which, if handled or disposed of and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 19: Before Using For The First Time

    Before using for the first time Please stick the extra data plate for the appliance supplied with this documentation in the space provided in the "After sales service" section of this booklet. Cleaning for the first time ^ Remove any protective foil and sticky labels. ^ Clean all removable parts of the burners with a solution of warm water and a little washing-up liquid applied with a soft sponge.
  • Page 20: Operation

    Operation Rapid ignition system The appliance is supplied with a rapid ignition system with the following features: – Rapid ignition without pressing and holding in the control knob. – Automatic re-ignition The burner is re-ignited if the flame is extinguished due to a draught, for example.
  • Page 21: Switching On

    Operation Switching on While the gas cooktop is in operation, it must be used in conjunction with either a rangehood or another domestic ventilation system. ^ To ignite the burner, press the control knob down and turn it anti-clockwise to the largest flame symbol. The ignitor will make a clicking sound and ignite the gas.
  • Page 22: Regulating The Flame

    Operation Regulating the flame Control the flame so that it does not spread out beyond the sides of the pan. As the outer part of the flame is much hotter than the centre, the tips of the flames should stay beneath the pan base.
  • Page 23: Easy Switch-Off Function

    Operation Easy switch-off function Touching the easy switch-off sensor f switches off all active burners. ^ Touch the f sensor. The in-operation / residual heat indicator light for the active burners is flashing. A minute minder time counts down if it is not set to a specific cooking zone.
  • Page 24: Minute Minder

    Minute minder A duration of between 1 minute (01) and 6 (6^) hours can be set. If a time of more than 99 minutes (99) is set, the time is set in half-hour steps. The half hour is indicated by a dot after the number.
  • Page 25: To Allocate The Minute Minder To A Cooking Zone

    Minute minder To allocate the minute minder to a cooking zone A minute minder can be set for each active cooking zone. All cooking zones can be programmed at the same time. ^ Switch on the required cooking zone. ^ Touch the m sensor. 00 flashes in the timer display, and the minute minder indicator light will flash.
  • Page 26: Pots & Pans

    Pots & Pans Burner Min. pot/pan base diameter in cm Small burner Medium burner Large burner Wok burner Max. diameter at top of pot/pan in cm Small burner Medium burner Large burner Wok burner – Refer to the chart above and ensure that the pot/pan diameter falls within the minimum and maximum diameters given for the burner you are using.
  • Page 27: Combi Insert

    Pots & Pans Combi insert The combi insert must be used if you wish to use a pot or pan with a smaller diameter base than the minimum given in the table. It ensures pots and pans sit securely on the cooktop and cannot tip over.
  • Page 28: Energy-Saving Tips

    Energy-saving tips – Use a lid whenever possible to minimise heat loss. – Cook with as little water as possible. – Cooking times can be significantly reduced with a pressure cooker. – Reduce the power setting once the water has come to the boil or the oil is hot enough to fry in.
  • Page 29: Safety Features

    Safety features Thermo-electric ignition This appliance has a thermo-electric ignition safety device. If the flame goes out, for example if food has boiled over or if there is a sudden draught, and automatic re-ignition has been unsuccessful, the supply of gas to the burner will be cut off.
  • Page 30: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Do not use a steam cleaning appliance to clean this appliance. The steam could reach the electrical components and cause a short circuit. – The appliance should be cleaned regularly, preferably after each use. Allow the appliance to cool down to a safe temperature before cleaning.
  • Page 31 Then clean the cooktop with the Original Miele the ceramic surface. ceramic and stainless steel cooktop cleaner (see "Optional accessories"), applied with kitchen paper When using ceramic or a clean cloth.
  • Page 32 Cleaning and care To assemble the small, medium and large burners ^ Place burner head b onto burner base c so that the ignitor e and the ignition safety device d extend through their respective holes in the burner head. The burner head must click into place correctly.
  • Page 33 Cleaning and care To assemble the wok burner ^ Place burner head c onto burner base d so that the ignitor f and the ignition safety device e extend through their respective holes in the burner head. The burner head must click into place correctly.
  • Page 34: Problem Solving Guide

    Problem solving guide With the aid of the following guide, minor problems can be diagnosed and easily corrected without contacting Miele. A call-out charge will be applied to unnecessary service visits where the problem could have been rectified as described in these operating instructions.
  • Page 35 Problem solving guide Problem Possible cause Remedy The burner does not There could be air in the gas pipe. You may need to make several ignite when the cooktop attempts before the burner ignites is being used for the first successfully.
  • Page 36 Interrupt the power supply to the cooktop for approx. 1 minute. If this does not solve the problem, please call Miele. The overheating protection Turn all the control knobs clockwise to position "ß". You can operate the cooking zones again once F2...
  • Page 37: Optional Accessories

    Optional accessories Miele offers a range of useful accessories, as well as cleaning and conditioning products for your appliance. These can be ordered via the internet at These products can also be obtained from Miele (see back cover for contact details) or from your Miele Chartered Agent.
  • Page 38: Safety Instructions For Installation

    Safety instructions for installation Do not use any joint sealant, unless Fit the wall units and rangehood it is expressly stated to do so by the before fitting the cooktop to avoid manufacturer. The appliance's sealing damaging the surface. strip ensures a sufficient seal between the appliance and the worktop.
  • Page 39: Safety Clearances

    Safety clearances Safety clearance above the cooktop Side / rear clearances to the cooktop Ideally the cooktop should be installed with plenty of space on either side. There may be a wall at the rear and a tall unit or wall at one side. On the other side, however, no unit or divider should stand higher than the cooktop (see illustrations).
  • Page 40 Safety clearances Before installing the appliance, check that the location provides the required clearances from combustible material and, if necessary, provide protection to adjacent surfaces as required by regulations. A gas appliance shall be installed such that the surface temperature of any nearby combustible surface* will not exceed 65 °C above ambient.
  • Page 41: Building-In Dimensions

    Building-in dimensions KM 3034 a Front b Building-in depth c Mains connection box with mains connection cable, L = 2,000 mm d Gas connection R 1/2 - ISO 7-1 (DIN EN 10226)
  • Page 42 Building-in dimensions KM 3054 a Front b Building-in depth c Mains connection box with mains connection cable, L = 2,000 mm d Gas connection R 1/2 - ISO 7-1 (DIN EN 10226)
  • Page 43: Installation

    Installation ^ Make the worktop cut-out for one or ^ Secure the appliance using the brackets a supplied. more appliances as applicable. Remember to maintain a minimum safety distance (see "Safety instructions for installation"). ^ Seal the cut surfaces with a suitable heat-resistant sealant to avoid swelling caused by moisture.
  • Page 44 Installation Sealant Tiled worktop The grouting a and the shaded area underneath the cooktop frame must be The sealing strip under the edge of the smooth and even so that the frame sits top part of the cooktop provides a evenly and the sealing strip underneath sufficient seal for the worktop.
  • Page 45: Electrical Connection

    As the colours of the wires in the mains connection cable of type H 05 V V-F lead of this appliance may not (pvc insulated), available from Miele. correspond with the coloured markings For extra safety it is advisable to install...
  • Page 46: Gas Connection

    If the appropriate jets have not been supplied with the appliance you will need to contact your Chartered Agent The gas connection must be or Miele. installed so that connection can be made either from inside or outside Conversion to another type of gas is the kitchen unit, and the isolating described under the relevant section.
  • Page 47 Gas connection Gas pressure must be set by the The gas connection must be in approved gas fitter as shown on the accordance with national and local data plate: regulations. Natural gas 1.0 kPa The relevant building regulations must also be observed. ULPG (Propane/Butane) 2.75 kPa ^ Disconnect gauge and screw in the...
  • Page 48: Burner Ratings

    Burner ratings Nominal ratings KM 3034 / KM 3054 Burner Gas type Highest setting Lowest setting MJ/h MJ/h Small burner ULPG Medium burner ULPG Large burner ULPG Wok burner ULPG 14.6 Total 36.8 ULPG 31.4 Nominal ratings for ULPG are based on propane gas.
  • Page 49: Conversion To Another Type Of Gas

    Conversion to another type of gas Connection to the gas supply, or conversion from one type of gas to another, should only be undertaken by an approved and registered gas installer in strict accordance with local and national safety and building regulations. When converting to a different type of gas, all burner jets have to be changed.
  • Page 50: Changing The Main Jets

    Conversion to another type of gas Changing the jets Disconnect the gas cooktop from the electricity supply by switching off at the socket and withdrawing the plug or by disconnecting the mains fuse. Also turn off the gas supply. Changing the main jets Small, medium and large burners ^ Remove the pan support, burner cap a and burner head ^ Using an M7 socket spanner, unscrew the main jet f.
  • Page 51 Conversion to another type of gas Wok burner ^ Remove the burner cap ab and burner head c. ^ Using an M7 socket spanner, unscrew the main jet d. ^ Fit the correct jets securely (see jet table). ^ Secure the jets against inadvertent loosening with sealing wax.
  • Page 52: Changing The Small Jets

    Conversion to another type of gas Changing the small jets To change the jets, the burner securing screws must first be loosened and the upper section of the appliance removed. ^ Pull the control knobs off. ^ Remove the burner components. ^ Remove the upper section of the appliance (see picture).
  • Page 53: Checking Operation

    Conversion to another type of gas Checking operation Check all gas fittings for leaks. ^ Reassemble the appliance. ^ Ignite all the burners to check that they are operating correctly. The flame must not go out on the lowest setting, even when the control is turned quickly from the highest to the lowest setting.
  • Page 54: After Sales Service, Data Plate

    After sales service, data plate The address and phone number of your nearest Miele office is given on the back page. The voltage and rated load are given on the data plate. Please quote this data, together with the model description and serial number when contacting Miele.
  • Page 56 Alteration rights reserved/ 4212 M.-Nr. 09 317 810 / 00...

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