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Induction hob displays error code F or F1


  • Error code “F” appears on display of induction hob
  • Error code “F1“ appears on display of induction hob
  • SenseBoil® function does not work
  • Cannot activate the SenseBoil® function
Applies to:
  • Induction hobs with SenseBoil® function

1. Make sure surface of hob is dry

2. Do not activate any zone with an empty pot on it

3. Check if the pot you chose is suitable for SenseBoil® by monitoring the first cooking session

4. The function does not work with cast iron and non-stick cookware, e.g. with a ceramic coating

5. Enamelled steel pots are recommended for achieving the best results while boiling potatoes 

  • The function works best for boiling water and preparing potatoes
  • Make sure the total weight of water and potatoes does not exceed 5 kg
  • Different pots can deliver different result, cookware with correct dimensions is recommended. Consult Technical Data section in the user manual.
  • Use only pots with dry and clean bottoms. 
  • Avoid producing external vibrations (e.g. from using a blender or placing a mobile phone next to the appliance) when the function is running
  • Error code F1 indicates that the power is too low due to unsuitable cookware or an empty pot
  • Error code F indicates that there is no cookware on the zone or the cookware is unsuitable 


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