Siemens WT4HY790GB Installation And Operating Instrictions

Siemens WT4HY790GB Installation And Operating Instrictions


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  • Page 1 Tumble dryer WT4HY790GB Register your product online
  • Page 2: Your New Tumble Dryer

    Caution! To meet the high quality demands required by Siemens, every tumble dryer This signal word indicates a possibly that leaves our factory is carefully dangerous situation. Not heeding the checked to ensure that it functions caution can cause property and/or correctly and is in perfect condition.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents e n I n s t a l l a t i o n a n d o p e r a t i n g i n s t r u c t i o n s Starting the programme ..31 Intended use.
  • Page 4: Intended Use

    Intended use Intended use Safety instructions The following safety information This appliance is intended for private ■ I n t e n d e d u s e S a f e t y i n s t r u c t i o n s and warnings are provided to domestic use only.
  • Page 5 Safety instructions Do not allow children to Warning ■ clean or maintain this Risk of suffocation! appliance unsupervised. If allowed to play with the Keep children under 3 years packaging/plastic film or ■ and pets away from this packing components, children appliance.
  • Page 6: Installation

    Safety instructions Installation Warning Risk of electric shock/fire/ Warning material damage/damage to Risk of electric shock/fire/ the appliance! material damage/damage to If the appliance's mains cable is the appliance! altered or damaged, this may If the appliance is not installed result in electric shock, short properly, this may lead to a circuiting or fire due to...
  • Page 7 Safety instructions Incorrectly placing (stacking) Warning ■ this appliance on top of a Risk of injury! washing machine may result The appliance is very heavy. ■ in injury, material damage Lifting it may result in injury. and/or damage to the Do not lift the appliance on appliance.
  • Page 8: Operation

    Safety instructions Certain objects may ignite Operation ■ when drying is in progress, Warning or even cause the appliance Risk of explosions/fire! to catch fire or explode. Laundry that has come into Remove any lighters or contact with solvents, oil, wax, matches from pockets on wax remover, paint, grease or items of clothing.
  • Page 9 Safety instructions Warning Caution! Risk of poisoning/material Material damage/damage to damage! the appliance Condensation water is not If the amount of laundry in ■ suitable for drinking and may the appliance exceeds its be contaminated with lint. maximum load capacity, it Contaminated condensation may not be able to operate water may be hazardous to...
  • Page 10: Cleaning/Maintenance

    Safety instructions If you pour the wrong Cleaning/Maintenance ■ quantity of detergent or Warning cleaning agent into the Risk of death! appliance, this may result in The appliance is powered by material damage or damage electricity. There is a risk of to the appliance.
  • Page 11 Safety instructions Warning Caution! Risk of poisoning! Material damage/damage to the appliance Poisonous fumes may be given off by cleaning agents that Cleaning agents and agents for contain solvents, e.g. cleaning pretreating laundry (e.g. stain solvent. removers, prewash sprays, etc.) Do not use cleaning agents that may cause damage if they contain solvents.
  • Page 12: Environmental Protection

    Environmental protection Energy-saving tips Environmental protection Spin the laundry before drying. ■ The drier the laundry, the shorter the drying time will be, thus Packaging/old appliance consuming less energy. E n v i r o n m e n t a l p r o t e c t i o n Load the dryer with the maximum Dispose of packaging in an ■...
  • Page 13: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Caution! Installation and Risk of injury connection As the dryer is heavy, you could ■ injure yourself by trying to lift it. Scope of delivery Do not lift the dryer on your own. I n s t a l l a t i o n a n d c o n n e c t i o n You could cut your hands on the ■...
  • Page 14: Changing The Condensation Drain

    Installation and connection The dryer is levelled using the Proceed as follows to change the ■ threaded feet. condensation drain: Remove the accessories from the Check the alignment of the Note: dryer drum. appliance with a spirit level and correct if necessary. Change the height by turning the appliance feet.
  • Page 15 Installation and connection Fasten the other end of the drain hose with the remaining accessories, depending on the connection situation (A, B or C). Caution! Accumulated water can be drawn back into the dryer and may cause material damage. Check that the water drains away from the wash basin quickly. The drain must not be sealed or blocked.
  • Page 16: Changing The Side On Which The Door Is Hinged

    Installation and connection Pull out the condensation container The condensation is now discharged via fully. the drain hose into the waste-water system or into a wash basin If you want to change the Note: condensation drain back to the condensation container, carry out all these steps in reverse order.
  • Page 17 Installation and connection Carefully place the dryer door onto a Now lift the dryer door from the door flat surface, and place a hand towel ring. Rotate the dryer door and place or other such item between the door it back onto the door ring in the and the surface to avoid scratching corresponding place.
  • Page 18 Installation and connection Press the rings onto the dryer door. Remove the cover from the door lock on the dryer and place it to one side. Screw the rings tightly back onto the dryer door. Remove the door lock. Lock the door ring back in place. Insert the door lock (1.) on the other side of the dryer and screw the cover (2.) back on.
  • Page 19: Optional Accessories

    Installation and connection You can now reconnect the dryer, Transport and frost protection close the door and start a programme. Empty the condensate container. Select any programme using the programme selector. Press the Start button. Wait for 5 minutes. The condensation is drained. Note: Empty the condensate container again.
  • Page 20: The Main Points In Brief

    The main points in brief The main points in brief T h e m a i n p o i n t s i n b r i e f Load the laundry and close Switch the dryer on. Select a programme, and the door.
  • Page 21: Getting To Know Your Appliance

    Getting to know your appliance Getting to know your appliance Dryer G e t t i n g t o k n o w y o u r a p p l i a n c e ( Condensate container 0 Control and display panel 8 Drum interior light (depending on the model) @ Dryer door...
  • Page 22: Control Panel

    Getting to know your appliance Control panel 8 Display panel with buttons ( Programmes ~ Page 25. ~ Page 22. 0 Programme selector and On/Off @ Start button for starting, pausing button. or cancelling the programme. H Buttons ~ Page 26. Buttons Press for 3 seconds to Dryness level...
  • Page 23: Display Panel

    Getting to know your appliance Display panel Indicators/symbols Description 1 h 40 or 3 h Expected programme length in hours and minutes, or pro- gramme delay in hours after selecting the "Ready in" time. Length of the Anti-Crease cycle or programme length for timed 120 min programmes.
  • Page 24: Laundry

    Laundry Notes Laundry – When washing laundry to be tumble-dried, use the correct P reparing the laundry amount of detergent and care L a u n d r y products as specified in the Warning manufacturer's instructions. Risk of explosion/fire! –...
  • Page 25: Programmes And Buttons

    Programmes and buttons Programmes and buttons Programmes P r o g r a m m e s a n d b u t t o n s Programme and fabrics Maximum load and programme settings/info Name of the programme The maximum load is based on the dry weight of the fabrics Which fabrics is the programme suitable for? Possible programme settings...
  • Page 26: Buttons

    Programmes and buttons Down 1.5 kg Fabrics, pillows, bedspreads or eiderdowns filled with down. Dry large items individually. Outdoor 1.5 kg Weatherproof and outdoor clothing with a membrane coating and water-repellent fabrics. Towels 6 kg Hard-wearing towels made of cotton. Rapid 40 2 kg Synthetics and light cottons.
  • Page 27 Programmes and buttons Options: Press the button and the menu will be displayed on the display panel. Spin speed ø For the spin class, set the spin speed at which the laundry has been spun in the washing machine. This permits the expected drying time to be indicated more accu- rately.
  • Page 28 Programmes and buttons Memory 1 Memory You can save individual programme settings under Memory 1 and 2. Select the required programme settings and press the Memory 1 or Memory 2 but- ton for 3 seconds until the display panel shows Memory programme 1 or 2 saved.Your selected programme settings will be retained even after the dryer has been switched off.
  • Page 29: Operating The Appliance

    Operating the appliance Caution! Operating Risk of material damage to the dryer the appliance and fabrics. Never operate the dryer if the basket for Loading laundry and woollens is damaged. O p e r a t i n g t h e a p p l i a n c e switching on the dryer The dryer must be correctly Note:...
  • Page 30 Operating the appliance Lean the basket for woollens against c) Sports shoes the upper notch. Place sports shoes in the basket for woollens without the insert. Pull out the tongues of the shoes and remove the insoles or heel cushions. Roll up a towel and place it under the sports shoes to create an inclined surface.
  • Page 31: Setting A Programme

    Operating the appliance Use the programme selector to Default programme settings Note: select the programme for the basket are standard settings that are for woollens or a time programme. already defined when a programme Set the drying time. is selected. After selecting a Thin woollen pullover: programme, you can see the default Approx.
  • Page 32: Cancelling The Programme

    Operating the appliance Cancelling the programme Clean the fluff filter after each drying cycle: The programme can be interrupted at Open the dryer door and remove all any time; to pause, open the dryer door fluff from the door. or press the Start button. Pull out the two-part fluff filter.
  • Page 33: Emptying The Condensate Container

    Operating the appliance Rinse away the fluff under warm, Pull out the condensate container running water. horizontally. Dry the fluff filter, close it and reinsert Pour out the condensation water. the two-part fluff filter. Caution! The dryer may be damaged. Do not operate the dryer without a fluff Caution! filter or if the fluff filter is defective.
  • Page 34: Home Connect

    Home Connect You cannot use the ■ Home Connect Home Connect app to make changes while the appliance is in T his appliance is Wi-Fi enabled and can operation. You will be able to use the H o m e C o n n e c t be controlled remotely via a smartphone Home Connect app to see any or tablet PC.
  • Page 35: Connecting To Your Home Network Manually

    Home Connect You can exit the Home Connect Use either of the right-hand arrow settings by selecting the Remote buttons to select Connect. Start } button. If you were not able to establish Note: a connection, check whether your appliance is within range of the home network and repeat the manual connection.
  • Page 36: Connecting To The Home Connect App

    Home Connect You can exit the Home Connect Use either of the right-hand arrow settings by selecting the Remote buttons to select Connect app. Start } button. The appliance will now connect to your Home Connect app. Notes If you were not able to establish a ■...
  • Page 37: Switching Wi-Fi On And Off

    Home Connect Switching Wi-Fi on and off Resetting your network settings You can switch the Home Connect function on your appliance on or off You can clear the network settings and permanently at any time. break the connection to your smartphone or tablet PC by resetting Switch the appliance on.
  • Page 38: Updating The Software

    Home Connect You can exit the Home Connect Use either of the right-hand arrow settings by selecting the Remote buttons to select Install now. Start } button. If you want to operate the Note: appliance via the Home Connect app again, you must reconnect it to your home network and to the Home Connect app either automatically...
  • Page 39: About Data Protection

    (initial registration): A detailed R&TTE Declaration of Conformity can be found online at Unique appliance identification ■ among the (consisting of appliance codes as additional documents on the product well as the MAC address of the page for your appliance.
  • Page 40: Noises

    Noises The condensation is pumped into > Noises the condensate container by a pump. This generates pumping noises. During drying, particularly in the N ote: N o i s e s initial phase, operation of the appliance results in noise from the compressor and pump.
  • Page 41: Cleaning

    Cleaning Cleaning the filter Cleaning in the condensate container C leaning the dryer and the The filter in the condensate Note: C l e a n i n g control panel container cleans the condensation water that is used during the dryer's Warning automatic cleaning cycle.
  • Page 42: Faults And What To Do About Them

    Faults and what to do about them Faults and what to do about them F a u l t s a n d w h a t t o d o a b o u t t h e m Faults Cause/remedy Empty the condensation container;...
  • Page 43 Faults and what to do about them Faults Cause/remedy Laundry is not dried After the programme has ended, warm laundry feels damper than it actu- ■ properly or is still too ally is.Spread the laundry out and allow the heat to disperse. damp.
  • Page 44: Consumption Values

    Consumption values Consumption values Consumption values table C o n s u m p t i o n v a l u e s Spin speed which is Programme used for spinning Duration** Energy consumption** the laundry Cottons 9 kg 4.5 kg 9 kg 4.5 kg...
  • Page 45: Technical Data

    Technical data Technical data Dimensions: T e c h n i c a l d a t a 85 x 60 x 60cm Height x width x depth Weight: Approx. 57 kg Maximum load: 9 kg Condensation container: 4.6 l Mains voltage: 220 - 240 V Connected load:...
  • Page 46: After-Sales Service

    After-sales service After-sales service After-sales service A f t e r - s a l e s s e r v i c e If you cannot rectify the fault yourself (faults, what to do?), please contact our after-sales service. We will always find an appropriate solution to avoid unnecessary visits by engineers.
  • Page 48 01450 2655 (0.03 € per minute at peak. Off peak 0.0088 € per minute.) You can find the contact information for all countries in the attached after-sales service directory. BSH Hausgeräte GmbH Carl-Wery-Straße 34 81739 München GERMANY *9001170470* 9001170470 (9608)

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