Instruction Manual
Instruction Manual


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  • Page 1 Instruction Manual Instruction Manual RDW3208...
  • Page 2 Dear Customer, Please carefully reading it before using the dishwasher will help y ou to use and maint ain the dis hwasher properly. Keep it to refer to at a later date. Pass it on to any subsequent owne r of the appliance. This manual contains sections of Safety In structions, Control Panel...........3 Operating Instructions,Inst allation Instructions and...
  • Page 3 When using your dishwasher, follow the precautions listed below: This appliance must be grounded. In the event of a Improper connection of the equipment-grounding malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce conductor can result in a risk of electric shock. the risk of electric shock by providing a path of Check with a qualified electrician or service least resistance of electric current.
  • Page 4 To get the best performance from your dishwasher, read all operating instructions before using it for the first time. Inlet pipe connect or Bask et Deterge nt Dispenser Filter assembly Spray Arms Cutlery Basket Cup S helf Drain pipe connector Rinse A id Dispen ser...
  • Page 5: Rinse Aid Dispenser

    Rinse Aid Dispenser The rinse aid is released during t he final rinse to prevent water from forming droplets on your dishes. That can l eave spots and streaks . It als o improves drying by allowing water to sheet off the dishes. Your dishwasher is designed to use liquid rinse aids.
  • Page 6: Adjusting Rinse Aid Dispenser

    Adjusting Rinse Aid Dispenser The rinse aid dispenser has four settings.The recommended setting is on "3". If the dishes st ill ar e not dry ing proper ly or are spotted, adjust t he dial to the next higher number on "4". Increase the dose if there are drops of water or lime spots on the dishes af ter washing.
  • Page 7: Detergent Dispenser

    Detergent Dispenser The dispenser mus t be refille d before t he start of each was h cycle following th e instructions provided in the Was h Cycle Table . You r dishwasher uses less deter gent and rinse aid then conv entional dishwashe r.
  • Page 8 Cons ider buyin g utensils which are identified as dishw asher-proof. Use a mild detergent that is described as 'kind of dishes'. I f necessary, se ek further information from detergent manufacturers. For particular items, select a programme wi th as low a temperat ure. To prevent damage, do n ot take glass and cutlery out of the dish washer immediately after the programme has ended.
  • Page 9 Loading the Basket Loading the Basket Position the dishes and cookware so that they will not get moved by the spray of water. Cups Serving bowl Glasses Saucers Oval platter Fruit bowl Bread and Dinner plates butter plates Cutlery basket Plate racks of Basket The basket is fitted with plate racks which can be stowed horizontal if required.
  • Page 10 Cutlery should be placed in the cutlery basket with handles at the bottom. If the rack has side baskets, the spoon should be loaded individually into the appropriate slots, especially long utensils should be placed in the horizontal position at the front of the upper basket as shown. Dinner forks 3 2 5 Salad forks...
  • Page 11 Mean s: need to fill rinse into th e Rinse-Aid Dispenser. * AHAM DW-1-2 005 : Thi s pro gram is the test cycle, the rins e-aid dispenser setting is recommended to Po sition 3. Pre-wash Pre-wash 50 For the heaviest soiled loads, Wash (55 such as pots,pans,casserole Wash (50...
  • Page 12 Premise: You can modify the washing program, When the dishwas her just runs for a short time. Otherwise, the detergent may have already been released, and the appliance may have already drained the wash water. If this is the case, the detergent dispenser must be refilled (see the section entitled "...
  • Page 13: Filter Assembly

    The filter prev ent larger remn ants of fo od or other objects from getting inside t he pump. The filter syst em c onsis ts of a coarse f ilter, a flat (Ma in filter) and a micro filter (fine f ilter). M ain filte r Food and soil particles trapped by t his filter are pulverized b y a special jet on the spray arm and washed down to drain.
  • Page 14: Cleaning The Filter

    Remarks: - Inspect the filters for blocking every time the dishwasher has been used. - By unscrewing th e coarse c an r emov e the filter system.Remove any food remnants and clean the filters under runn ing water. The entire filter assembly should b e cleane d once a week.
  • Page 15: Cleaning The Spray Arms

    Cleaning the Spray Arms The spra y ar ms can be eas ily remov ed for periodic cleaning of t he nozzles, to prevent possible cl oggi ng. Wash them under running water and ca refully replace them in t heir seats, checkin g that their rotary movement is in no way impede d.
  • Page 16 Position the applianc e in the desired location. The bac k should rest against the wall behind it, and the sides, along the a djacent cabinets or wall. The dishwasher is equipped with water supply and d rain hoses that can be positioned t o the righ t or the lef t to facilitate proper installation. For personal safety: DO NOT USE AN EXTENSION CORD OR AN ADAPTER PLUG WITH THIS APPLIANCE.
  • Page 17 Your dishwasher comes equipped with a 'quick connect' assembly (includes inlet and drain hose). The faucet adapt er must be installed on the faucet before you can connect the dishwasher. This adapter is included inside your dishwasher. The faucet adapter is compatible with faucets inclusive of either male (outside) or f emale (inside) threaded faucet connections.
  • Page 18: Disconnecting Your Dishwasher

    Screw the faucet adapter onto (or into) the faucet tap. Check for leaks (use Teflon tape to eliminate if necessary). Connect the six-sided connection of the drain hose to the drain port connection on the back of the dishwasher cabinet. Do not over-tighten (to avoid damage t o threads). Connect the star-shaped connection of the inlet hose to the inlet port on the back of the dishwasher cabinet.
  • Page 19 Fuse blown, or the Replace fuse or reset circuit breaker. Remove any other circuit breaker tripped. appliances sharing the same circuit with the dishwasher Make sure the dishwasher is turned on and the door is Power supply is not turned on. closed securely.
  • Page 20 The dishes were not See notes in " Loading the Dishwasher Baskets ". loaded correctly. The programme was Select a more intensive programme. not powerful enough. See" Wash Cycle Table . " Not enough detergent Use more detergent, or change your detergent. was dispensed.

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