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Hob - Daily use
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Hob - Daily use

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Refer to Safety chapters.

Ignition of the hob burner

icon-info.png Always light the burner before you put on the cookware.
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Be very careful when you use open fire in the kitchen environment. The manufacturer declines any responsibility in case of the flame misuse.
  1. Turn the knob for the hob counterclockwise to the maximum gas flow position GUID-DCEEAD1D-AA14-4C9C-8E2C-D0CD5BCA29E6-preview_v1.png and push it down to light the burner.
  2. Keep the knob for the hob pushed for equal or less than 10 seconds to let the thermocouple warm up. If not, the gas supply is interrupted.
  3. Adjust the flame after it is regular.
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Do not keep the knob pushed for more than 15 seconds. If the burner does not light after 15 seconds, release the knob, turn it into the off position and try to light the burner again after minimum 1 minute.
icon-info.png If after some tries the burner does not light, check if the crown and its cap are in the correct position.
icon-info.png In the absence of electricity you can ignite the burner without an electrical device. In this case approach the burner with a flame, push the relevant knob down and turn it to maximum position. Keep the knob pushed for equal or less than 10 seconds to let the thermocouple warm up.
icon-info.png If the burner accidentally goes out, turn the knob to the off position and try to light the burner again after minimum 1 minute.
icon-info.png The spark generator can start automatically when you switch on the mains, after installation or a power cut. It is normal.

Burner overview


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  1. Burner cap

  2. Burner crown

  3. Ignition candle

  4. Thermocouple

Turning the burner off

To put the flame out, turn the knob to the off position GUID-01D43F30-D8F2-485B-93DF-DBC5CF92EE8B-preview_v1.png.
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Always turn the flame down or switch it off before you remove the pans from the burner.
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