AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood

AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood


Control panel overviewAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 1

Refer to the separate Installation Instructions booklet for Safety Information and Installation. Read carefully the Safety chapters before any use or maintenance of the appliance.


WARNING! Using the hood Check the recommended speed according to the table below.AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 2AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 3

To operate the hood:

  • Turn on the appliance by pressing the AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 4symbol.
  • You can now activate the functions.
  • To activate the function touch theAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 4 symbol.
  • If needed, touch the light symbolAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 8 to illuminate the cooking surface.
  • To change the light intensity touch and hold the symbol again.
  • To turn off the appliance press the AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 4symbol again.

Hob²Hood functionAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 5
It is an automatic function that connects the hob with a hood. Both the hob and the hood have an infrared signal communicator. Speed of the fan is defined automatically on basis of mode setting and temperature of the hottest cookware on the hob. You can also operate the fan using the hob manually. The function can be activated from panel of the hob.

Activating Maximum Motor Speed
When you touchAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 6, the Maximum Motor Speed starts to operate for 8 minutes. After that time, the appliance returns to its previous speed settings

Filter notification
Filter alarm reminds to change or clean the charcoal filter and clean the grease filter. The filter indicatorAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 7 is turned on for 30 seconds if the grease filter must be cleaned. The filter indicator AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 7flashes for 30 seconds if the charcoal filter must be replaced or cleaned.

  • Refer to cleaning the grease filter in care and cleaning chapter.
  • Refer to cleaning the charcoal filter or replacing the charcoal filter in care and cleaning chapter.
  • To reset the function touch for 3 seconds.

To activate or deactivate function:

  • Switch on the control panel.
  • Make sure that the icons are turned white.
  • To activate function touchAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 6 for 3 seconds.
  • If the function is activated, the filter iconAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 7 flashes five times.
  • To deactivate function touchAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 6 for 3 seconds.
  • If the function is deactivated, the filter iconAEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 7 flashes three times.


Cleaning the grease filter
Filters are mounted with the use of clips and pins on the opposite side.

To clean the filter

  • Pull the cover to open it.AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 10
  • Press the handle of the mounting clip on the filter panel underneath the hood (1).AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 11
  • Slightly tilt the front of the filter downwards (2), then pull. Repeat the first two steps for all filters.
  • Clean the filters using a sponge with non abrasive detergents or in a dishwasher.
  • To mount the filters back follow the first two steps in reverse order. Repeat the steps for all filters if applicable.

Replacing the charcoal filter

  • To replace the filter:
  • Remove the grease filters from the appliance.
  • Refer to “Cleaning the grease filter” in this chapter.AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood 12
  • Pull the tabs towards the bottom part of the filter.
  • There are two charcoal filters.
  • One situated underneath and the other at the front side of the appliance.

Replacing the lamp
This appliance is supplied with a LED lamp. This part can be replaced by a technician only. In case of any malfunction refer to “Service” in the “Safety Instructions” chapter.


Recycle materials with the symbol . Put the packaging in relevant containers to recycle it. Help protect the environment and human health by recycling waste of electrical and electronic appliances. Do not dispose of appliances marked with the symbol with the household waste. Return the product to your local recycling facility or contact your municipal office.


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  • Always use original spare parts.
  • When contacting our Authorised Service Centre, ensure that you have the following data available: Model, PNC, Serial Number.
  • The information can be found on the rating plate.
  • Warning / Caution-Safety information
  • General information and tips
  • Environmental information

Documents / Resources

AEG DVK6981HB Cooker Hood [pdf] User Manual
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