Bauknecht DWGR 6780 manual

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  • Brand: Bauknecht
  • Product: Exhaust hood
  • Model/name: DWGR 6780
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: Dutch, French, English, German

Table of Contents

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This manual and the appliance itself provide important safety warnings, to be read and observed at all times.
This is the attention symbol, pertaining to safety, which alerts users to potential risks to themselves and others.
All safety warnings are preceded by the attention symbol and the following terms:
indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will cause serious injury.
Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could cause serious injury.
All safety warnings give specific details of the potential danger/warning present and indicate how to reduce risk of injury, damage and electric shock resulting
from improper use of the appliance. Carefully observe the following instructions:
• Installation and maintenance must be carried out by a qualified technician, in compliance with the manufacturer's instructions and local safety regulations.
Do not repair or replace any part of the appliance unless specifically stated in the user manual.
• The appliance must be disconnected from the power supply before carrying out any installation work.
• Earthing of the appliance is compulsory. (Not possible for class II hoods identified by the symbol on the dataplate).
• The power cable must be long enough for connecting the appliance, once fitted in its housing, to the power supply socket.
• Do not pull the power supply cable in order to unplug the appliance.
• The electrical components must not be accessible to the user after installation.
• Do not touch the appliance with any wet part of the body and do not operate it when barefoot.
• The appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with any physical, sensory or mental impairment, or without experience and
knowledge of the appliance, unless supervised or previously instructed in its use by those responsible for their safety.
• Do not repair or replace any part of the appliance unless specifically indicated in the manual. All other maintenance services must be carried out by a
specialised technician.
• Children must be supervised to ensure they do not play with the appliance.
• When drilling through the wall pay attention not to damage electric connections and/or pipes:
• Air vents must always discharge to the outside.
• The manufacturer rejects all responsibilities for any damage caused by improper use or wrong settings.
• Appropriate maintenance and cleaning ensure the good working order and the best performance of the appliance. Regularly clean all stubborn surface dirt
to avoid grease build up. Remove and clean or change the filter regularly.
• Never flame cook food (flambé) under the appliance. Using free flames might cause fire.
• Failure to observe the instructions for cleaning the hood and replacing the filters may result in a fire.
• Exhaust air must not be vented through a flue used for removal of fumes produced by gas combustion appliances or other combustible materials, but must
have a separate outlet. All national regulations governing extraction of fumes must be observed.
• If the hood is being used at the same time as other appliances using gas or other combustible materials, the negative pressure of the room must not exceed
4 Pa (4x 10-5 bars). For this reason ensure that the room is well ventilated.
• Do not leave frying pans unattended when frying, as the frying oil may catch fire.
• Before touching the light bulbs, ensure that they are cold.
• Do not use or leave the hood without the light bulb correctly fitted, as this may cause electric shock.
• The hood is not a worktop, therefore do not place any objects on top of it or overload it.
• During all installation and maintenance operations wear appropriate working gloves.
• This appliance is not suitable for outdoor use.
• When the hob is in use, accessible parts of the hood may become hot.
Scrapping of household appliances
• This appliance is manufactured with recyclable or reusable materials. Dispose of it in accordance with local waste disposal regulations. Before scrapping, cut
off the power supply cable.
• For further information on the treatment, recovery and recycling of household electrical appliances, contact your competent local authority, the collection
service for household waste or the store where you purchased the appliance.
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Disposal of packing
The packing material is 100% recyclable and is marked with the recycle symbol ( ).The various parts of the packing must therefore be disposed of
responsibly and in full compliance with local authority regulations governing waste disposal.
Scrapping the product
- This appliance is marked in compliance with European Directive 2002/96/EC,Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).
- By ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health, which
could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling of this product.
- The symbol on the product or on the accompanying documentation indicates that it should not be treated as domestic waste but must be taken to an
appropriate collection centre for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment.
After unpacking the appliance, check for any transport damage. In the event of problems, contact the dealer or your nearest After-sales Service.To prevent any
damage, only remove the appliance from its polystyrene foam packaging at the time of installation.
this is a heavy product; the hood should only be lifted and installed by two or more people.
The minimum distance between the cooking pans on top of the cooker and the bottom of the hood must not be less than 45 cm for electric cookers and 40 cm
for gas or mixed cookers.
Before installation also check the minimum distances stated in the manual of the cooker.
If the installation instructions for the cooker specify a greater distance between cooker and hood, this distance must be observed.
Make sure the power voltage specified on the appliance rating plate is the same as the mains voltage.
This information may be found on the inside of the hood, under the grease filter.
Power cable replacement (type H05VV-F) must be carried out by a qualified electrician. Contact an authorized service centre.
If the hood is fitted with an electric plug, connect the plug to a socket complying with current regulations, located in an accessible place. If no plug is fitted
(direct wiring to the mains), or if the socket is not located in an accessible place, install a standardised double pole power switch that will enable complete
isolation from the mains in case of category III overvoltage conditions, in accordance with installation rules.
Before use
Remove cardboard protection pieces, protective film and adhesive labels from accessories.
Check the appliance for any transport damage.
During use
To avoid any damage do not place any weights on the appliance.
Do not expose the appliance to atmospheric agents.
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The appliance does not work:
• Check for the presence of mains electrical power and if the appliance is connected to the electrical supply.
• Turn off the appliance and restart it to see if the fault persists.
The hood's suction level is not sufficient:
• Check the suction speed and adjust as necessary:
• Check that the filters are clean:
• Check the air vents for any obstructions.
The light does not work;
• Check the light bulb and replace if necessary;
• Check that the light bulb has been correctly fitted.
Before calling the After-Sales Service:
1. See if you can solve the problem yourself with the help of the suggestions given in the "Troubleshooting guide".
2. Switch the appliance off and back on again it to see if the fault persists.
If after the above checks the fault still occurs, get in touch with the nearest After-sales Service.
Always specify:
• a brief description of the fault;
• the exact type and model of the appliance;
• the service number (number after the word Service on the rating plate), located on the inside of the appliance.The service number is also indicated on the
guarantee booklet;
• your full address;
• your telephone number.
If any repairs are required, please contact an authorised After-sales Service (to guarantee that original spare parts will be used and repairs carried out correctly).
- Never use steam cleaning equipment.
- Disconnect the appliance from the power supply.
IMPORTANT: do not use corrosive or abrasive detergents. If any of these products accidentally comes into contact with the appliance, clean
immediately with a damp cloth.
• Clean the surfaces with a damp cloth. If it is very dirty, add a few drops of washing up detergent to the water. Finish off with a dry cloth.
IMPORTANT: do not use abrasive sponges or metallic scrapers or scourers. Over time, these can ruin the enamel surface.
• Use detergents specifically designed for cleaning the appliance and follow the manufacturer instructions.
IMPORTANT: clean the filters at least monthly to remove any oil or grease residuals.
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- use safety gloves.
- disconnect the appliance from the mains power supply.
Metal grease filters have an unlimited life and should be washed once a month either by hand or in a
dishwasher at a low temperature and with a short cycle.Washing in a dishwasher can cause grease filters to
turn white, but this in no way affects efficiency.
Pull out the handle to remove the filter.
Wash the filter and leave it to dry, proceeding in reverse order to refit it.
IMPORTANT: Replace using 20W max G4 halogen bulbs only.
1. Disconnect the hood from the mains power supply.
2. Use a small screwdriver to gently prise (at the three points indicated) the lamp cover off.
3. Remove the burnt-out lamp and fit a new one.
4. Replace the lamp cover so that it clicks into position.
(filter hoods only)
Retains any unpleasant odours produced during cooking.
Fit a new carbon filter every 4 months
Fitting or replacing the carbon filter
1. Remove the grease filter (refer to the section "grease filters").
2. Place the carbon filter on the grease filter.
3. Clamp the carbon filter with the metal catches provided, to be inserted in the holes on the
4. Reinsert the grease filter complete with carbon filter.
Reverse the above procedure to refit the filter holder and grease filter.
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The hood is designed for installation and use in "ExtractorVersion" or in "FilterVersion".
Extractor Version
IMPORTANT: The flue kit must be purchased in order to use the hood in "Extractor Version"; it must be ordered and fitted before use.
Fumes are extracted and expelled outside via an exhaust pipe (not supplied) fixed to the hood exhaust pipe connector.
Depending on the exhaust pipe purchased, provide for suitable fixing to the exhaust pipe connector.
IMPORTANT: If already installed, remove the carbon filter/s.
Filter Version
IMPORTANT: The flue kit must be purchased in order to use the hood in "Filter Version with flues"; it must be ordered and fitted before use.
Air is filtered through the carbon filter/s and recycled into the surrounding environment.
IMPORTANT: Check that air recirculation is facilitated.
If the hood does not have a carbon filter/s, order one/them and fit it/them before use.
The flue kit, available to purchase separately, includes the following components:
- Deflector
- Top and bottom flue
- Collar
Install the hood away from very dirty locations, windows, doors and sources of heat.
The hood comes supplied with all the materials required for installation on most walls/ceilings. However, a qualified technician is required to ensure that the
materials are suitable for your ceiling.
Adjacent wall units Adjacent wall units
centre line
45 cm (gas or combi cookers)
40 cm (electric cookers)
hob surface
Remove all the components from the packets. Check that all the components are included.
• Hood assembled with motor and lamps installed.
• Air outlet protection
• Support bracket
• Assembly template
• Filter
• Power cable
• Instruction manual
• 1 adapterTorxT10
• 1 adapterTorxT20
• 2 washers
• 1 cable clamp
• 4 plugs 8 x 40 mm
• 4 screws 5 x 45 mm
• 3 screws 3.5 x 9.5 mm
• 2 screws M4 x 16
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The instructions below, to be carried out in the order in which they are numbered, refer to the figures (with the same step numbers) provided on the last few
pages of this manual.
IMPORTANT: The flue kit must be purchased in order to use the hood in "Extractor Version"; it must be ordered and fitted before use.
1. Mark a vertical centre line on the wall.
2. Place the drilling diagram on the wall (fixing it with adhesive tape): the vertical centre line printed on the drilling diagram must be aligned with the centre
line drawn on the wall, and the lower edge of the drilling diagram must be aligned with the lower edge of the hood.
Drill the 3 holes as shown on the drawing.
IMPORTANT: The bottom edge of the drilling diagram must have a min. distance of 40 cm (for electric hobs) or 45 cm (for gas hobs).
3. Remove the drilling template from the wall, fix the support bracket to the wall with 2 plugs and 2 screws and insert the third plug in the lowermost hole.
4. Extractor Version only - Place the flue support bracket on the wall. Drill and insert the wall plugs as shown. Fix the bracket.
5. Open the perimeter hood panel.
6. Remove the grease filter.
7. Hook the hood onto the support bracket.
8. Tighten the two adjustment screws.
9. Adjust the hood horizontally, using a level and operating on the two adjustment screws.
10. Open the perimeter panel and mark the two holes for final fixing of the hood.
11. Remove the hood from the wall.
12. Drill the holes marked previously.
13. Insert the wall plugs.
14. Reattach the hood to the wall.
15. Fix the hood to the wall using two screws and two washers.
16. Filter Version only - Fit the plastic grille over the hood air outlet hole.
17. Extractor Version only - Fit the collar onto the hood air outlet hole.
18. Fit the power cable in the special housing.
19. Secure the cable to the cable clamp.
IMPORTANT: This operation is compulsory. It will prevent accidental disconnection of the power cable.
Carry out the connection to the household electrical system.
20. Extractor Version only - Connect an exhaust pipe to the collar for the expulsion of fumes.
21. Filter Version with flues only - Fix the deflector to the flue support bracket and connect the exhaust pipe to the deflector.
22. Filter or Extractor Version with flues only - Fit the flues in the relevant seat above the hood.
23. Filter or Extractor Version with flues only - Slide the top section upwards and fix the flues with two screws as shown.
24. Filter Version only - Fit the carbon filter onto the back of the grease filter, hooking it with the two rods.
25. Fit the grease filter and close the front panel.
Check for correct hood operation, referring to the hood description and use section.
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1. Control panel.
Note: the position of the control panel may vary, depending on the model
(see adjacent diagrams).
2. Grease filter.
3. Halogen lamps.
4. Front panel.
Control panel
a. Light ON/OFF switch
b. Motor ON/OFF and minimum speed (extraction power) selection button
c. Medium speed (extraction power) selection button
d. Maximum speed (extraction power) selection button
- Disconnect the appliance from the power supply
Cleaning the perimeter extraction panel
Pull the panel (BOTTOM) firmly and twist it upwards.
Unscrew the safety knob with pliers.
Disconnect the panel from the hinges.
The extraction panel must be cleaned as often as the grease filter, using a rag dampened with neutral liquid detergent.
Do not use products containing abrasives. DO NOT USE ALCOHOL!
Refit the parts in reverse order.
IMPORTANT: Always make sure the panel is firmly fixed in place.

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