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Maintenance - Black & Decker EF2500 User Manual

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Do not overfill the basket. This will cause the
oil temperature dropping and make the food
Do not keep the oil at high temperature for
long periods. This will make it lose its
Set the temperature controller to the lowest
temperature while waiting between two
Do not leave the cooked food in the basket
in the draining position too long. The vapors
could cause the food to lose its crispness
and go soft.
Frozen food can be cooked in the basket
without being defrosted.
After cooking
Change the fat or oil regularly, after
approximately 20 batches.


Your Black & Decker tool has been designed to
operate over a long period of time with a
minimum of maintenance. Continuous
satisfactory operation depends upon proper
care and regular cleaning.
Warning! Before performing any maintenance
or cleaning of the Fryer, disconnect the
appliance from the power supply.
Emptying the Fryer
When the Fryer is cool, pour the old oil from the
coking bowl (9) into a suitable container. Always
follow local regulations concerning the disposal
of used cooking oil.
Replacing the Filter
The filter is fitted to reduce frying odours and
should always be in place when using the Fryer.
Over time, the filters will become less effective &
will need to be replaced.
To replace the filters, remove the filter cover (12)
from the lid. The filter material can now be
removed. Fit the new filter material, making sure
the white filter is down, and the wire mesh is on
B&D recommend replacing the filter after every
50 - 60 uses.
Mains Plug Replacement
If a new mains plug needs to be fitted:
Safely dispose of the old plug.
Connect the brown lead to the live terminal of
the new plug.
Connect the blue lead to the neutral terminal.
If the product is class l (earthed), connect the
green / yellow lead to the earth terminal.
Warning! If your product is class ll double
insulated (only 2 wires in the cord set), no
connection is to be made to the earth
Note: Follow the fitting instructions supplied with
good quality plugs.
Note: Any replacement fuse must be of the
same rating as the original fuse supplied with
the product.
The main housing should be cleaned with a
clean damp cloth only.
Lid & Basket:
Remove the lid & basket from the appliance.
Remove the filter from the lid. Wash the lid &
basket in warm soapy water. Rinse with clean
water and dry thoroughly with a dry soft cloth.



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