Fault, what to do?
Rust spots on the cutlery.
The appliance does not
Appliance cannot be set
(hardness, final rinse, ...).
The door is difficult
Door cannot be closed.
Cover on the detergent
dispenser cannot be
Detergent residue in
the detergent dispenser.
in the programme
or programme is
Cutlery not adequately rust-
resistant. Knife blades are
frequently more severely
Cutlery will also rust if rusting
parts are rinsed at the same time
(pan handles, damaged utensil
Salt content in the rinsing water
too high, as salt dispenser lock
not fastened firmly or salt was
spilled while being refilled.
The mains fuse has tripped.
Power cord not inserted.
The appliance door has not been
You did not wait until programme
Appliance is in the programme.
Appliance can be set at the start
of the programme only.
Child-proof lock is activated.
Door lock has been activated.
Door cannot be closed due to
Detergent dispenser or cover
guide blocked by sticky detergent
The detergent dispenser was
damp when filled.
Door not closed properly.
Top basket presses against inner
door and prevents door from
being closed securely.
Power and/or water supply
Use corrosion-resistant cutlery.
Do not wash rusting parts.
Fasten salt dispenser lock firmly or remove
Check mains fuse.
Ensure that the power cord is plugged all
the way into the back of the appliance and
into the socket. Check that the socket
Close the door.
(See Terminating the programme).
Perform reset (see Terminating
the programme) and set the appliance
according to the instructions for use.
Deactivate childproof lock. (See instructions
for use at the back)
Close door with increased force.
Check appliance installation: Door
or attached parts must close without
Remove detergent residue.
Pour detergent into the dry detergent
Close the door.
Check whether rear panel is being pressed
in, e.g. by socket.
Restore power and/or water supply.