Dear Customer, Please read this user information carefully and keep it to refer to later. Please pass the user information on to any future owner of the appli- ance. The following symbols are used in the text: Safety instructions Warning! Information that affects your personal safety. Important! Information that prevents damage to the appliance.
Operating Instructions 1 Safety Prior to using the appliance for the first time • Follow the “Installation and connection instructions”. • If the appliance is delivered in the winter months when there are mi- nus temperatures: store the washing machine at room temperature for 24 hours before using for the first time.
General safety • Repairs to the washing machine may only be carried out by qualified/ authorised service engineers. • Never use the appliance when the electrical cable is damaged or the control panel, worktop or plinth area are damaged to such an extent that the inside of the appliance is openly accessible.
Switching on the appliance for the first time – setting the language When switching on the appliance for the first time you should be sure to set the language in which you want the indicators in the display to appear. 1.
Description of the appliance Drawer for detergent and conditioner Three screw feet (height adjusta- ble); rear left: Automatic foot Control panel with display Buttons Indicators in the display Information panel shows programme, temperature and spin speed Symbol row shows options selected and extras Control panel with display LINEN/EASY-C.
Main control features Control knob Switching the appliance on and off Press the control knob to switch the appliance on and off. Highlighting You can highlight the entries on the right of the display by turning the control knob. Cancelling settings If you would like to cancel settings that have been made by mistake, switch the appliance off and on again using the control knob.
General programme for coloured and easy-care items made of cotton/linen as well as for easy-care mixed fibres and synthetics. The wash programme is adjust- ed according to the different fabric types and load sizes. If loading only with easy-care washing, do not load more than 3,5kg. Energy-saving and water-saving programme which washes at 60°C for lightly to normally soiled whites/coloureds made of cotton/linen.
Drain and short spin after a rinse hold, or separate short spin of handwashed del- icates, woollens, silk. Drain and spin, e.g. after a rinse hold, or separate spin for hand-washed cottons/ linens and easy-cares. Separate starching, conditioning, stiffening, treating of damp washing. Draining of the water after a rinse hold.
Before the first wash Setting the time So that the current time and the end of the programme are correctly displayed, please check the display and set the current time, if neces- sary. (See “Setting extra options: Timer”.) Carrying out a wash programme prior to first use Before doing your first wash, run a washing cycle without any washing in the machine (programme LINEN/EASY-C.
Running a wash cycle Switching on the appliance Press the control knob. The appliance is now switched on. Before switching the appli- ance on, make sure that the drum is empty. If you do not, the washing will subse- quently not be registered properly by the load sensor. Setting a programme 5.
RINSE HOLD means: the washing is left to soak in the last rinse water and is not spun. If required, set options. Selecting options You can select different options on top of the programme that has been selected. Only options that can be combined with the programme that has already been selected will be offered.
TIME SAVING 1. Press the OPTIONS key. 2. Use the control knob to highlight TIME SAVING. 3. Press the SELECT key. 4. Use the control knob to highlight VERY QUICK. 5. Press the SELECT key. The symbol appears in the display.
Opening the door/Loading the washing 1. To open the door: carefully pull the handle on the door. 2. Unfold the washing and load it loosely into the machine. Mix large and small items. Important: Do not get any washing caught between the door and the rubber seal.
Adding detergent/conditioner Important: Only use detergents/conditioners that are suitable for use in domestic washing machines. Add detergent/conditioner in accordance with the detergent/condi- tioner manufacturer’s instructions. Observe instructions on the packag- ing. The amount of detergent used depends on: – the washing’s degree of soiling, –...
Starting a programme 1. Check that the water tap is open. 2. Press the START key. The wash cycle is started. Programme progress While the programme is running, the display shows among other things: – each stage of the pro- gramme as it progresses, e.g.
Washing cycle complete/Removing the washing At the end of the programme PLEASE TAKE OUT THE CLOTHES appears in the display. As soon as the opened. 1. Open the door using the handle. 2. Remove the washing. 3. Close the water tap. 4.
Setting extra options Independent of any programme you can set different basic settings. These basic settings will permanently remain active until they are dese- lected again. MEMORY 1, 2, 3, 4 RINSE+ GENTLE SPIN LANGUAGE TIMER VOLUME Frequently used programme settings can be stored. The stored programme setting can then be selected like a normal programme.
MEMORY Saving a programme setting First set a programme (e.g. LINEN/EASY-CARES, 40°C, 1200 rpm, with the SENSITIVE option), then save it. 1. Use the control knob to highlight LINEN/EASY-C. 2. Set the temperature and the spin speed. 3. Press the OPTIONS key. 4.
Clearing a stored programme setting 1. Press the OPTIONS key. 2. Press the EXTRAS key. MEMORY is highlighted: 3. Press the SELECT key. 4. Use the control knob to highlight MEMORY 1. 5. Press the CLEAR key. The stored programme set- ting has now been cleared.
LANGUAGE 1. Press the OPTIONS key. 2. Press the EXTRAS key. 3. Use the control knob to highlight LANGUAGE. 4. Press the SELECT key. 5. Use the control knob to highlight the desired lan- guage, e.g. ENGLISH. 6. Use the SELECT key to store the selected language.
Programme protection In order to protect the selected settings of a programme that is running from unintentional alterations, the buttons can be locked. Setting programme protection: 1. Start the programme. 2. Press second and fourth but- ton at the same time for about 3 seconds.
Child safety device If the child safety device has been activated, the door can no longer be shut. Activating the child safety device: Use a coin to turn the knob (on the inside of the door) in a clockwise di- rection as far as it will go.
Cleaning and care Important: Do not use furniture cleaning products or aggressive clean- ing agents to clean the appliance. Wipe over the control panel and housing with a damp cloth. Detergent drawer The detergent drawer should be cleaned regularly. 1. Remove the detergent drawer by pulling firmly. 2.
What to do if... Remedying small malfunctions yourself If one of the following fault messages is shown in the display during operation: – ATTENTION (E41)/PLEASE CLOSE THE DOOR – ATTENTION ERROR CODE (E11)/PLEASE OPEN THE TAP – ATTENTION ERROR CODE (E21)/PLEASE CHECK THE WATER DRAINAGE please refer to the following table.
Problem Washing has not been spun. Water is leaking out from under the washing machine. Softener was not washed in. w compartment for conditioners is filled with water. Washing is heavily creased. The door cannot be opened when the appliance is switched on.
Problem Water is not entering the appliance. ATTENTION ERROR CODE (E11)/PLEASE OPEN THE WATER TAP appears in the display. The washing has not been spun thoroughly and water remains visible in the drum. ATTENTION ERROR CODE (E21)/PLEASE CHECK THE WATER DRAINAGE appears in the display.
Carrying out an emergency drain Warning! Prior to carrying out an emergency drain, switch off the washing machine and remove the power plug from the power point. Warning! The water that comes out of the emergency drain hose may be hot. There is a risk of scalding. Let the water cool before performing an emergency drain! 1.
Drain pump The drain pump is maintenance-free. It is only necessary to open the pump cover if there is a malfunction and water is no longer being pumped out, e.g. if the pump wheel is blocked. Before loading the machine, please always ensure that there are no for- eign bodies present in the pockets or in between the items to be washed.
Disposal Packaging material The packaging materials are environmentally friendly and can be recy- cled. The plastic components are identified by markings, e.g. >PE<, >PS<, etc. Please dispose of the packaging materials in the appropriate container at your local waste disposal facilities. Old appliance The symbol product may not be treated as household waste.
Technical data Height x Width x Depth Depth when door is open Height adjustment Load (depending on programme) Area of use Drum spin speed Water pressure Consumption values The consumption values for selected programmes provided in the fol- lowing table were determined under standard conditions. They may vary when operating in domestic conditions.
Installation and connection instructions 1 Safety information concerning installation • This washing machine cannot be built-in. • Before using for the first time, check the appliance for damage sus- tained while it was being transported. Do not under any circumstanc- es connect an appliance that is damaged to the mains.
Installing the appliance Transporting the appliance Warning: The washing machine is very heavy. There is a risk of injury. Exercise care when lifting the appliance. • Do not lay the washing machine on its front nor on its right side (as seen from the front).
3. Remove both plastic caps sideways. Special spanner A and sealing caps B (2 units) and C (1 unit) come with the appliance. 4. Use special spanner A to remove screw D and the compression spring. 5. Turn sealing cap C upside down as shown in the illustration.
• If the location in which the appliance is to be installed is fitted with small-format tiles, put a rubber mat (available in the shops) under the appliance. If the appliance is to stand on a base: In order for the appliance to be se- cure on the base, fixing plates*) must be mounted, into which the appliance is inserted.
Electrical Connection Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person. WARNING – THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED. The manufacturer declines any liability should these safety measures not be observed. Before switching on, make sure the electricity supply voltage is the same as that indicated on the appliance rating plate.
Permanent Connection In the case of a permanent connection it is necessary that you install a double pole switch between the appliance and the electricity supply (mains), with a minimum gap of 3mm between the switch contacts and of a type suitable for the required load in compliance with the current electrical regulations.
Water inlet A 1.35m long pressure hose is supplied with the appliance. If a longer inlet hose is required, only hoses from the manufacturer are to be used. Your local Service Force stocks hose kits of different lengths. Sealing rings are either inserted in the plastic nuts of the threaded hose fitting or are included as spare parts.
Water Drainage The appliance drain hose should hook into a standpipe, the hook in the drain hose is formed using the plastic “U-Piece“ supplied. The standpipe should have an internal diameter of approximately 38 mm (see dia- gram) thus ensuring there is an air break between the drain hose and standpipe.
Pumping heights of over 1 metre The washing machine’s drain pump is able to pump water to a height of 1metre, calculated from the surface on which the appliance is installed. Important! If pumping height is over 1 metre malfunctions and dam- age to the appliance may arise.
Warranty conditions Great Britain Standard guarantee conditions We, AEG, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this AEG appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our discretion repair or replace the same FREE OF CHARGE for labour, materials or carriage on condition that: •...
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