Before using the appliance
• Your new appliance is designed exclusively for
To get the best out of your appliance, please
read these instructions carefully. Inside you
will find out how best to use your appliance
and useful tips on keeping food.
Please keep this booklet for future reference.
1. After unpacking the appliance, make sure that it
is not damaged and that the door closes
properly. Any damage must be reported to the
dealer within 24 hours of delivery of the
Safeguarding the environment
The packing material is 100% recyclable and is
labelled with the recycling symbol. Please dispose of
all packing responsibly and carefully. Keep the
packaging material (plastic bags, polystyrene parts,
etc.) out of the reach of children as it is potentially
The appliance is manufactured using recyclable
This appliance is marked in conformity with
European Directive 2002/96/EC, Waste Electrical
and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). Ensuring correct
disposal of the appliance helps to prevent any
adverse consequences for health and the
on the product, or on the
documents accompanying this appliance indicates
that this product should not be disposed of as
household waste. Please dispose of this appliance at
an Electrical & Electronic Equipment Collection
point as in accordance with local environmental
regulations for waste disposal.
When the appliance is to be scrapped, make it
unusable by cutting the power cable and removing
the doors and shelves so that children cannot be
trapped inside easily.
Dispose of the appliance responsibly by taking it to
an authorised diaposal point. Do not leave it
unattended even for a few days as it is a potential
source of danger for children. For details of your
local collection point please contact your local
2. Allow the appliance to stand for at least least
two hours after installation before switching the
appliance on, this is to ensure that the cooling
circuit has time to reach full efficiency.
3. Make sure that the installation and electrical
connection are carried out by a qualified
engineer according to the manufacturer's
instructions and the local legislation in force.
4. Clean the inside of the appliance before using it.
This appliance does not use CFC. The refrigerant
system contains either R404a, refer to the rating
plate inside the appliance.
Appliances with Isobutane (R600a): isobutane is a
natural gas without environmental impact, but is
flammable. Therefore, make sure the refrigerant
circuit pipes are not damaged.
Declaration of conformity
• This appliance is intended for storing food and is
manufactured in conformity with European
regulation (EC) No. 1935/2004.
• This product has been designed, manufactured
and marketed in compliance with:
- the safety objectives of Low Voltage Directive
2006/95/EC (replacing 73/23/EEC and
- the protection requirements of Directive "EMC"
89/336/EEC amended by Directive 93/68/EEC.
• Electrical safety of the appliance can only be
guaranteed if it is correctly connected to an
approved earthing system.