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DW-FG720, D154 Series
DW-FG520, D153 Series
DW5363PGB, D156 Series
DW5343TGB, D155 Series
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  • Page 1 DW5343TGB, D155 Series Dishwasher user manual This manual is made with 100% recycled paper. imagine the possibilities Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive a more complete service, please register your product at Code No.: DD68-00093A-04_EN DD68-00093A-04_S05_140602_EN.indd 1...
  • Page 2 Samsung dishwashers have the most powerful filtration systems in their class. 2. Condensing Drying Technology Your new Samsung dishwasher utilizes the latent thermal energy from the final rinse cycle to drying the load. This not only saves energy, but also prevents steam from escaping the dishwasher and injuring you and your loved ones.
  • Page 3 Safety instructions Congratulations on your new Samsung dishwasher. This manual contains important information on the installation, use and care of your appliance. Please take time to read this manual to take full advantage of your dishwasher’s many benefits and features.
  • Page 4 Safety instructions Important safety precautions This appliance conforms to current safety requirements. Inappropriate use can, however, lead to personal injury and damage to property. To avoid the risk of accidents and damage to the appliance, please read these instructions carefully before using it for the first time.
  • Page 5 INSTRUCTIONS WHEN USING YOUR DISHWASHER This dishwasher is not designed for commercial use. It is intended for use in domestic households and in similar working and residential environments such as: • Shops • Offices and showrooms and by residents in establishments such as: • Hostels and guest houses.
  • Page 6 Safety instructions This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have been given WARNING supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.
  • Page 7 The integrated waterproof system offers protection from water damage, provided the following conditions are met: CAUTION • The dishwasher is correctly installed and plumbed in. • The dishwasher is properly maintained and parts are replaced where it can be seen that this is necessary.
  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Contents SETTING UP YOUR DISHWASHER TROUBLESHOOTING AND INFORMATION CODES Checking the parts and control panel Check these points if your dishwasher... Meeting the installation requirements Information codes Installing your dishwasher (only for installing under the sink) PROGRAMME CHART BEFORE USING THE PRODUCT FOR THE FIRST TIME Programme chart APPENDIX...
  • Page 9: Setting Up Your Dishwasher

    When your dishwasher has been unpacked, make sure that you’ve received all the parts shown below. If your dishwasher was damaged during shipping, or if you do not have all the parts, contact Samsung Customer Service or your Samsung dealer.
  • Page 10 Setting up your dishwasher DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156, DW5343TGB, D155 DW-FG520, D153 Power button Wash indicator Programme selection buttons Rinse indicator Half Load button Dry indicator Intensive Zone button Delay Start button (DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156) Child Lock indicator Sanitize/Child Lock button...
  • Page 11: Meeting The Installation Requirements

    • Do not twist or bend the water supply hose connected to the Aqua-Stop. If the Aqua-Stop has been damaged, shut off the water taps and pull out the power plug right away. Once these steps have been taken, contact Samsung Customer Service or a qualified technician. CAUTION...
  • Page 12: Installing Your Dishwasher (Only For Installing Under The Sink)

    Setting up your dishwasher Flooring For best performance, your dishwasher must be installed on a solid, even floor. Wooden floors may need to be reinforced to minimize vibrations. Carpeting and soft tiles are contributing factors to vibrations and may cause your dishwasher to move slightly while operating. Never install your dishwasher on a platform or poorly supported structure.
  • Page 13 STEP2. Leveling the dishwasher 1. You can adjust the height of the product by turning the legs. Slightly lift up the front and back of the product and turn the legs to adjust the height. You can adjust the height up to 40 mm. 2.
  • Page 14 Setting up your dishwasher STEP3. Connecting the hoses and powering Max. 80 cm Min. 30 cm 1. Remove the hose holder which is attached to the product and cut off part of the holder as shown in the figure. 2. Discard the part you have just cut off and use only the part that is shown by the figure. 3.
  • Page 15: Before Using The Product For The First Time

    Before using the product for the first time USING THE WATER SOFTENING SYSTEM Better washing results require the use of soft water. Hard water contains impurities that can hinder the washing performance. You will need to soften the water if the water supply is harder than 1.0 mmol/ℓ (6 °d – German scale). To do this, you need: • Dishwasher salt.
  • Page 16: Using The Sound On/Off Function

    Before using the product for the first time USING THE SOUND ON/OFF FUNCTION 1. While holding down the Delay Start and Half Load buttons, press the Power button to access the setting to activate/deactivate the Sound On/Off function. 2. Press the Sanitize button to activate or deactivate the Sound On/Off function.
  • Page 17: Using Rinse Aid

    Checking the Salt Refill indicator If the “Salt Refill ” indicator is lit, add dishwasher salt as described above. A lit “Salt Refill ” indicator means that there remains salt for three more cycles from the first switched USING RINSE AID Filling the rinse aid reservoir As soon as the rinse aid refill indicator lights up on the control panel , refill with rinse aid.
  • Page 18: Loading Your Dishwasher

    Loading your dishwasher DISHWASHING GUIDELINES Follow these simple guidelines to get the best results and save energy. Before loading dishes Remove food remains such as bones, fruit seeds, etc. and waste such as toothpicks, paper napkins, etc. from your dishes. Food remains and waste can damage your dishes, make noise and even result CAUTION in a product malfunction.
  • Page 19: Using The Upper Basket

    Using the upper basket Use the upper basket for mainly small, light or delicate items such as cups, saucers, glasses, dessert bowls, etc. Adjusting the upper basket You can adjust the height of the upper basket for additional clearance for placing large items in either the upper or lower basket.
  • Page 20 Foldable hinged spikes allow you to make room in the lower basket for large items. 1. Flatten the hinged spikes by pressing them down. Using the cutlery tray (DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156) The cutlery tray inserts can be detached from the cutlery tray.
  • Page 21 Using the cutlery basket (DW-FG520, D153, DW5343TGB, D155) The cutlery basket has cover so that each knife, spoon, or fork can be placed on individual stands to prevent chipping and discolouration. 1. Place the different types of cutlery in the baskets as shown. For safety purposes, place knives in the knife rack.
  • Page 22: Using Detergent

    Loading your dishwasher Using the cup selves You can place cups, small items and long cooking utensils on the cup selves. This is also a very convenient way to wash wine glasses. Place wine glasses on the pegs of the cup selves. The cup selves can also be folded back when not in use.
  • Page 23 4. For better cleaning result, especially if you have very dirt items, add small amount(about 8 g) of detergent on the door. That will act in prewash phase. Using multi tabs You can also use 2-in-1, 3-in-1, or 4-in-1 multi tabs. Multi tabs, depending on the type, combine dishwasher detergent with rinse aid and/or dishwasher salt.
  • Page 24: Operating Your Dishwasher

    Select a programme appropriate for the type of load and soiling using the PROG. button. Symbol Programme Description Heavily soiled items include pots and pans Intensive 70 ºC Auto 40 ~ 65 ºC (DW-FG720, D154, Lightly to heavily soiled daily using items, DW5363PGB, D156, DW5343TGB, automatic detection of the amount of soils D155) Normal 65 ºC (DW-FG520, D153)
  • Page 25: Interrupting A Programme

    Interrupting a programme If you open the door while a programme is in progress, the programme is temporarily halted. To resume the programme, simply close the door. The water in the dishwasher may be extremely hot. Only open the door when absolutely necessary and exercise extreme caution. CAUTION Changing a programme If a programme has already started and you want to change it, follow the instructions below:...
  • Page 26: Salt Refill Indicator

    To refill the rinse aid reservoir, refer to the “Filling the rinse aid reservoir” section on page 17. USING ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Intensive Zone (DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156) Use this function for hard-to-clean, heavily soiled dishes, pot & pan, and dishes with heavy oil. Locate items above the Intensive zone spray disk(Refer to the “Checking the parts and control panel”...
  • Page 27: Cleaning And Maintaining Your Dishwasher

    Cleaning and maintaining your dishwasher Keeping your dishwasher clean improves its performance, reduces unnecessary repairs, and prolongs its life. CLEANING THE EXTERIOR It’s best to clean spills on the exterior of your dishwasher as they occur. Use a soft, damp piece of cloth to gently wipe away spills and dust from the control panel. Do not use benzene, wax, thinner, chlorine bleach, or alcohol.
  • Page 28: Cleaning The Spray Arms

    Turn off the dishwasher before removing the spray arms. CAUTION Cleaning the spray arms 1. Remove the cutlery tray insert (DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156). (Refer to the “Using the baskets” section on page 18.) 2. Rotate the handle on the middle of the top spray arm in the counterclockwise direction and detach the arm.
  • Page 29: Storing Your Dishwasher

    4. Remove the lower basket. 5. Firmly pull the lower spray arm upward at once to remove it. 6. Use a pointed object such as a toothpick to push out food particles in the spray arm’s jets. 7. Rinse thoroughly under running water. 8.
  • Page 30: Check These Points If Your Dishwasher

    Troubleshooting and information codes CHECK THESE POINTS IF YOUR DISHWASHER... PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSE SOLUTION Check that the door is latched and The door is not closed completely. closed completely. Press the Start/ The Start/Reset button is not Reset button before closing the selected.
  • Page 31 PROBLEM POSSIBLE CAUSE SOLUTION The dishwasher beeps when the dispenser cover is opened and This is a normal operation. during the initial stage of draining the pump operation. Is too noisy. The dishwasher is not level. Ensure that the dishwasher is level. There is a ‘chopping’...
  • Page 32 For more information about the error codes, or if you are unable to resolve the problem using the suggested solution, refer to the back of this manual and contact your Samsung Customer Service centre. 32_ Troubleshooting and information codes DD68-00093A-04_S05_140602_EN.indd 32...
  • Page 33: Programme Chart

    Programme chart PROGRAMME CHART Auto 40-65 (DW-FG720, D154, Normal 65 Soil level Intensive 70 DW5363PGB, (DW-FG520, Express 65 Eco 45 Quick 50 Delicate 40 Prewash D156, D153) DW5343TGB, D155) Amount of food Very light to Heavy Normal Normal Normal Light...
  • Page 34: Appendix

    Do not exceed the detergent quantities recommended in the detergent manufacturers’ instructions. DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY This product complies with the requirements of these directives: EMC-Directive 2004/108/EC Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC SPECIFICATIONS DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156, DW-FG520, MODEL D153, DW5343TGB, D155 Power AC 220 ~ 240 V / 50 Hz Type...
  • Page 35: For Standard Test

    For standard test The diagrams below show the proper way to load the baskets based on the European Standards (EN50242). • Washing capacity: 14 (DW-FG720, D154, DW5363PGB, D156) / 13 (DW-FG520, D153, DW5343TGB, D155) place settings • Test standard: EN50242/IEC60436 • Position of upper basket: Low...
  • Page 36: For Standard Test

    For standard test 13 place settings 15 17 <Figure A-2: Lower basket> < Figure B-2: Upper basket> <Figure C-2: Cutlery basket> Soup plate : Oat flake Cup : Tea Soup spoon : Oat flake Dinner plate : Egg Saucer : Tea Fork : Egg Dinner plate : Meat Glass : Milk...
  • Page 37: Product Fiche

    Product fiche REGULATION (EU) No 1059/2010 Supplier SAMSUNG SAMSUNG DW-FG720, D154, DW-FG520, D153, Model name DW5363PGB, D156 DW5343TGB, D155 Rated Capacity (place setting) Energy efficiency class Eco label Annual energy consumption, (AE C) (kWh/year) Standard cycle energy 0.96 0.97 consumption, (E t) (Kwh) Power consumption off mode, P o...
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