Electrolux EIKG6046, EIKG6047 Installation Instructions, Important - Safety Requirements

Models: EIKG6046 EIKG6047

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Where applicable Natural Gas and L.P Gas versions of this appliance are available. Check that this model is suitable for the type of supply available. This appliance must be installed and/or serviced by a competent person in accordance with the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations Current Editions and the I.E.E. Wiring Regulations. For appliances installed in the Republic of Ireland please refer to NSAI - Domestic Gas Installation IS813 Current Editions and the ETCI Rules for Electrical Installations. In the Republic of Ireland a signed Declaration of Conformity is issued by the installer (IS813 Currents Editions Annex D.1).Detailed recommendations are contained in the following British Standard Codes of Practice – BS.6172, BS.5440: Part 2 and B.S.6891. All British Standards must be ‘Current Editions’.

This appliance must be installed by a qualified electrician / competent person (CORGI Registered). Safety may be impaired if installation is not carried out in accordance with these instructions.

Before connecting the appliance make sure that the voltage of your electricity supply is the same as that indicated on the rating plate. This is situated on the lower front frame of the appliance and can be seen upon opening the door. Alternatively the rating plate may also be found on the back or top of some models (where applicable).

Do not alter the electrical circuitry of this appliance.


This appliance is not connected to a combustion products evacuation device. It shall be installed and connected in accordance with the current installation regulations. Particular attention shall be given to the relevant requirements regarding ventilation.

The room containing the appliance should have an air supply in accordance with BS.5440: Part 2 Current Edition. All rooms require an openable window or equivalent and some rooms will require a permanent vent as well. For room volumes up to 5m3 an air vent of 100cm2 is required: for room volumes between 5m3 and 10m3 an air vent of 50cm2 is required. If the room has a door that opens directly to the outside, no air vent is required. For room volumes that exceed 11m3 no air vent is required. If there are other fuel burning appliances in the same room, BS.5440: Part 2 Current Edition should be consulted to determine the requisite air vent requirements.

Prolonged intensive use of the appliance may call for additional ventilation, for example opening a window, or more effective ventilation, for example increasing the level of mechanical ventilation where present.


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Electrolux EIKG6046, EIKG6047 Installation Instructions, Important - Safety Requirements, Provision For Ventilation