AEG-Electrolux 2020D-M User Manual

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2020 D

Cooker Hood

Operating and Installation


For the User

Important Safety Information

Your Appliance

Operating Instructions

Cooker Hood Controls

To Operate



Maintenance and Cleaning

External Cleaning

Metal Grease Filter

To Remove the Grease Filter Cassette

Charcoal Filter

To Remove/Replace the Charcoal Filter

Worktop Lighting

Replacing the Light Bulb

Something Not Working

Service and Spare Parts

Guarantee Conditions

For the Installer

Installation Instructions

Technical Information

Electrical Connections

Electrical Requirements

Electrical Connection

Installing the Cooker Hood

Installation Requirements Unpacking

Clearance Height

Selecting the Type of Installation Fixing the Chimney to the Canopy Fitting the Hood to the Wall Drilling the Shelves

Bottom Shelf Top Shelf

Installation in Recirculation Mode Installation with Air Outlet Turned to the Wall

Installation with Air Outlet Turned Left or Right Final Fixing and Adjustment of Hood

Ducting Recirculation

Electrical Connection and Working Test

Guide to use the instruction book

The following Symbols will be found in the text to guide you through the instruction book

Safety instructions

Step by step instructions



These warnings are provided in the interests of your safety. Ensure that you understand them all before installing or using this appliance. Your safety is of paramount importance. If you are unsure about any of the meanings of these warnings contact the Customer Care Department.


Any installation work must be undertaken by a qualified electrician or competent person.

This hood must be installed in accordance with the installation instructions and all measurements adhered to.

If the cooker hood is installed for use above a gas appliance then the provision for ventilation must be in accordance with the Gas Safety Code of Practice BS.6172, BS.5440 and BS.6891 (natural gas) and BS.5482 (LP gas) 1994, the Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations, the Building Regulations issued by the Dept. of the Environment, the Building Standards (Scotland) (Consolidated) Regulations issued by the Scottish Development Department.

The fan motor of the cooker hood incorporates a cut-outdevice, which will operate if the cooker hood is installed below the minimum height recommended in the Technical Information section, or if the motor becomes overheated. If thecut-outdevice is activated, switch off the motor and allow the hood to cool. Thecut-outdevice will reset itself when the fan motor has cooled.

It is dangerous to alter the specifications or modify this product in any way.

When installed between adjoining wall cabinets, the cabinets must not overhang the hob.

If the room where the hood is to be used contains a fuel burning appliance such as a central heating boiler then its flue must be of the room sealed or balanced flue type.

If other types of flue or appliances are fitted ensure that there is an adequate supply of air to the room.

When the hood is used in conjunction with appliances supplied with energy other than electricity, the negative pressure in the room must not exceed 0.04mbar to prevent fumes being drawn back into the room by the hood.

The ducting system for this appliance must not be connected to any existing ventilation system which is being used for any other purpose.

Do not install above a cooker with a high level grill.

Child Safety

The appliance is designed to be operated by adults. Children should not be allowed to tamper with the controls or play with the appliance.

During Use

This appliance is for domestic use only.

Never leave frying pans unattended during use as over-heatedfats and oils might catch fire. Never do flambé cooking under this cooker hood. Do not leave naked flames under this hood.

Maintenance and Service

This appliance can be a fire hazard if the grease and charcoal filters are not cleaned or replaced as recommended.

Under no circumstances should you attempt to repair the appliance yourself. Repairs carried out by inexperienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunctioning. Refer to your local Service Force Centre. Always insist on genuine spare parts.




This cooker hood is designed to extract unpleasant odours from the kitchen, it will not extract steam.

To obtain the best performance it is advisable to switch on the hood a few minutes before you start cooking and leave it running for approximately 15 minutes after finishing.

Cooker Hood Controls

V1. Push to engage the low speed, for use with one burner or simmering.

V2. Push to engage the medium speed, for normal cooking up to four pans.

V3. Push to engage the high speed, for use when frying or cooking foods with strong odours.

L.Push to switch on the worktop illumination lamps.



This cooker hood can be used to recirculate or extract contaminated air.


The cooker hood is supplied specified for use in the recirculation mode with the charcoal filter fitted.

The contaminated air is cleaned by passing through the filters and than back into the kitchen.

The activated charcoal filter absorbs odours arising from cooking. In use it will slowly become saturated in grease and less effective. The filter normally requires changing after at least every three months or more frequently if the hood is used for more than three hours per day.


The contamined air enters the cooker hood passing through the grease filter and out through the ducting into the atmosphere.

When used in the extraction mode the charcoal filter is not required and must be removed.

Never do flambé cooking under this cooker hood.

Take extra care when frying and never leave frying pans unattended during use, as over-heatedfats and oils can catch fire.

Do not leave naked flames under the cooker hood.

Ensure the hood is switched on before using the hob.

Ensure heating areas on your hob are covered with pots and pans when using the hob and cooker hood simultaneously.

Ensure not to damage the charcoal filter when cleaning or replacing as the activated charcoal inside is saturated with grease, which will stain if it comes into contact

with clothing or furnishings.








Before carrying out any maintenance or cleaning isolate the cooker hood from the mains supply.

The cooker hood must be kept clean, a build up of grease or fat can be a fire hazard.

External Cleaning

The metal casing, grille and chimney should be cleaned at least once a month to keep it looking like new. Wipe over the hood with a soft cloth wrung out in mild soapy water and then dry thoroughly.

Never use scouring pads or abrasive cleaners as they may scratch or damage the surfaces.

Always wear protective gloves when cleaning the hood.

Never use scouring pads or abrasive cleaners.

Never use excessive amounts of water when cleaning particularly around the control panel.

Metal Grease Filter

The metal grease filter should be cleaned at least every month. The filter may be washed by hand using mild soapy water, or can be machine washed in a dishwasher.

To Remove the Grease Filter

Remove the metal grease filter cassette by pushing inwardly on the two steel handles; replace, making sure the handle has sprung back into position and is completely visible.

Charcoal Filter

The charcoal filter cannot be cleaned, it should be replaced approximately every three months or more often if the hood is used for more than three hours per day.



To Remove the Charcoal Filter

Push inwardly on the two retaining clips to disengage the security fixing and remove.

This appliance can be a fire hazard if the grease and charcoal filters are not cleaned and replaced as recommended.



Worktop Lighting

The lamps should be replaced with a 220-240V20W halogen spot lamp.

To Remove the Lamps

Unscrew the two screws to release the metal surround. Remove a lamp from the holder by pulling the lamp downwards.

When fitting the new lamp ensure the two pins are correctly inserted into the slots in the lamp holder.

Charcoal filters, grease filters and lamps can be obtained from your local Service Force Centre.




If, having followed these instructions carefully, your cooker hood fails to work properly please carry out the following checks.





The cooker hood will not start

• Check the hood is connected to the electricity supply.


• Check that the fan speed control is set to 1, 2 or 3.



The cooker hood is not working effectively

• The fan speed is set high enough for the task.


• The grease filter is clean.


• The kitchen is adequately vented to allow the entry


of fresh air.


• If set up for recirculation, check that the charcoal


filter is still effective.


• If set up for extraction, check that the ducting and


outlets are not blocked.



The cooker hood has switched off during

• The safety cut-outdevice has been tripped.


• Tum off the hob and then wait for the device to reset.



If after all these checks, the problem persists, contact your local Service Force Centre, quoting the model and serial number.

Please note that it will be necessary to provide proof of purchase for any in-guaranteeservice calls.

In-guaranteecustomers should ensure that the above checks have been made as the engineer will make a charge if the fault is not a mechanical or electrical breakdown.


If you require an engineer or wish to purchase spare parts contact your local Service Force Centre by telephoning:

08705 929929

Your telephone call will be routed to the Service Force Centre covering your postcode area.

For general assistance with your appliance or for information on other AEG products please contact our Customer Care Department.

Customer Care Department


55-77High Street




Telephone: 08705 350350 *

* calls to this number may be recorded for training purposes



Standard Guarantee Conditions

We, AEG, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this AEG built-inappliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, the company will, at our option, repair or replace the same FREE OF ANY CHARGE for labour, materials and carriage on condition that:

The appliance has been correctly installed and used only on the electrical supply stated on the rating plate.

The appliance has been used for normal domestic purposes only, and in accordance with the manufacturer’s operating and maintenance instructions.

The appliance has not been serviced, maintained, repaired, taken apart or tampered with by any person not authorised by us.

All service work under this guarantee must be undertaken by an AEG Service Force Centre.

Any appliances or defective parts replaced shall become the property of this company.

Home visits are made between 8.30am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday. Visits may be available outside these hours in which case a premium will be charged.


This Guarantee does not cover:

Damage or calls resulting from transportation, improper use or neglect, the replacement of any light bulbs or removable parts of glass or plastic.

Costs incurred for calls to put right appliances improperly installed or calls to appliances outside the United Kingdom.

Appliances found to be in use within a commercial environment, plus those which are the subject of rental agreements.

Products of AEG manufacture which were not marketed by AEG. This guarantee is in addition to your statutory and legal rights.


If you move to another country within Europe then your guarantee moves with you to your new home subject to the following qualifications:

The guarantee starts from the date you first purchased your product.

The guarantee is for the same period and to the same extent for labour and parts as exists in the new country of use for this brand or range of products.

The product is installed and used in accordance with our instructions and is only used domestically, i.e. a normal household.

The product is installed taking into account regulations in your new country.

Before you move please contact your nearest Customer Care centre, listed below, to give them details of your new home. They will ensure that the local Service organisation is aware of your move and able to look after you and your appliance.





44 62 29 99




(0)911 323 2600



+39 (0)01678 47053





738 79 50



+44 (0)1753 219899



It is dangerous to alter the specifications or attempt to modify this product in any way.

Technical Information





73 mm






898 mm






24.00 kg



19,40 kg



220-240V (50 Hz)



215 W



175 W


(2x20W) HALOGEN Ø 35 mm GUA

40 W






7 KW



10 KW



13.5 KW



12.4 KW

Note: CE Marking certifies that this appliance complies with the requirements laid down in EEC directive 89:336. (Electromagnetic compatibility) and subsequent modifications and Low Voltage directive 72/23/E.


This appliance must be earthed

Electrical Requirements

Any permanent electrical installation must comply with the latest I.E.E. Regulations and local Electricity Board regulations. For your own safety this should be undertaken by a qualified electrician e.g. your local Electricity Board, or a contractor who is on the roll of the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (NICEIC).

Electrical Connection

Before connecting to the mains supply ensure that the mains voltage corresponds to the voltage on the rating plate inside the cooker hood.

This appliance is fitted with a 3 core mains cable and must be permanently connected to the electricity supply via a double-poleswitch having 3mm minimum contact gap on each pole. A Switched Fuse Connection Unit to BS1363 Part 4, fitted with a 3 Amp fuse, is a recommended mains supply connection accessory to ensure compliance with the Safety Requirements applicable to fixed wiring instructions.

This appliance conforms to BS 800: 1988 and EEC Directive No. 78 308 regarding suppression of radio and television interference.