INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLATION & USE for the AQUARIUS RANGE WF445,WF440,WF430,WF250,WF240,WF225,WF220,WF215,WF210 and WF000 Hotpoint recommends, for your own safety and to ensure you get the best possible results from your Washing Machine, you read through this booklet and follow these steps thoroughly.
Changing the Mains Lead If you have damaged the existing lead and need a new one, contact Hotpoint Service UK on: 08709 066 066 or www.theservicecentre.co.uk (or in the Republic of Ireland on: 1850 302 200). A charge will be made.
CONNECT TO THE POWER SUPPLY... PLUG YOUR MACHINE INTO AN ELECTRICAL SOCKET WHICH IS EASILY ACCESSIBLE. SWITCH ON NOTE: Hotpoint recommend extension leads are not used. NOTE: The mains cable must only be replaced by an authorised serviceman.
STEP 3 The Dispenser Drawer Index: 1. Drawer release latch 2. Pre-wash detergent compartment Maximum 200ml powder or 100ml liquid 3. Main detergent compartment Maximum 400ml powder or 200ml liquid 4. Grate 5. Fabric conditioner compartment 120ml maximum Dispensing Powder Detergent To achieve the best wash results the manufacturer’s recommended amount of detergent should be measured and added to the main detergent compartment (II symbol)
= 3kg Slow Gentle Handwash Wool Approved ‘The wool wash cycle on the Slow WF series of Hotpoint washing machines has been tested and Gentle approved by the Woolmark Company for washing gar- Slow ments labelled as “hand wash” ,...
STEP 5 Programme listing WARNINGS: ● In the unlikely event of something not working, see ‘Troubleshooting’ STEP 8. On-Off / Selecting a programme... The machine is switched on by pressing the ‘On/Off’ button for 2 seconds. All the indicator lights will light up for a few seconds and the ‘Door Locked’...
STEP 6 To select an option, press the button and you will see a light come on alongside the button. Button Selection: Press again to cancel, and the light will go out. ● If the selected option is not available with your chosen programme, the corresponding light will flash briefly.
STEP 7 Sort laundry into Add detergent (and groups by washcare fabric conditioner if required) to the labels. dispenser drawer (see Load the machine, making sure that the STEP 3). laundry is not Refer to the detergent manufacturer’s trapped in the door. Close the door by dosage instructions.
STEP 8 Troubleshooting - Washcare Tips: ● Do not overload the machine MY MACHINE MAKES A (maximum load 6kg). In addition to reducing the NOISE OR VIBRATES IN A quality of the wash, this may also SPIN PROGRAMME. damage your laundry and the machine.
Model shows the maximum features available on an Aquarius washing machine. Dispenser Drawer Interlocking door and release lever Hooked End Support Mains Cable Rating Plate Hot Water inlet point and supplied Hose (Red or Grey end) Cold Water inlet point and supplied Hose (Blue end) Transit Bolts (both MUST be removed before using your machine).
Republic of Ireland: 1850 502 200 Whether you have just one or a number of Hotpoint appliances in your kitchen, we offer two service cover plans to give you total peace of mind. ● Repair Protection Plan - FREE service repairs for a single Hotpoint appliance during the period of cover.