Caution! Never operate the dryer without fluff filters
or with damaged or blocked fluff filters.
Cleaning heat exchanger filters
If the warning lamp HEAT EXCHANGER lights, the heat
exchanger fluff filters in the base of the appliance must be
• Never operate the dryer without the fluff filters.
• Clogged filters cause higher energy consumption (dry-
ing cycle elongation) and dryer damage.
• A dirty heat pump can only be cleaned up by means of
a costly process.
• As necessary, approx. once every 6 months, remove
the fluff from the heat exchanger using the sponge sup-
plied. When doing this, please use rubber gloves.
What to do if ...
Troubleshooting by yourself
Dryer not connected to mains supply.
Dryer does not
Loading door opened.
The START PAUSE button not pressed.
Incorrect programme set.
* if necessary (approx. once every 6 months) remove the
fluff from the heat exchanger using the sponge supplied
(put on rubber gloves)
Cleaning the drum
degree to which the laundry has been dried is then no lon-
ger detected reliably. The laundry is damper than expected
when removed from the appliance.
Use a standard domestic cleaner (e.g. vinegar-based
cleaner) to wipe down the inside of the drum and drum
Clean control panel and housing
Use a damp cloth to wipe down the control panel and
Caution! Do not use abrasives or steel wool to clean
Lime in the water or cleaning agents may form a
barely visible lining on the inside of the drum. The
Caution! Do not use furniture cleaners or aggressive
cleaning agents to clean the machine.
Plug in at mains socket. Check fuse in fuse box
Close loading door
Press the START PAUSE button.
Set suitable programme.