Safety Instructions - Siemens WT46E381GB Operating And Installation Instructions

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Safety instructions

– Pull the appliance plug out of the socket immediately or disconnect the fuse.
ONLY use the
– in rooms inside the house.
– to dry fabrics.
The dryer
– be used for other purposes than those described above.
must NEVER...
– be modified in terms of its technology or attributes.
– The dryer must not be used by children or persons who have not been instructed
in its use.
– Do not leave children unsupervised near the dryer.
– Keep pets away from the dryer.
– Remove all objects from pockets. Make especially sure that cigarette lighters are
removed as they constitute an
– Do not lean or sit on the door
– Secure loose cables
– Do not operate the dryer if there is a risk of frost.
– Connect the dryer according to specifications to an AC earthed socket, as
otherwise it cannot be guaranteed that the appliance is completely safe.
– The cable cross-section must be sufficient.
– Only use earth-leakage circuit breakers with the following symbol:
– The appliance plug and socket must be compatible.
– Do not use multiple plugs/couplings and/or extension cables.
– Do not hold the appliance plug with wet hands
– Never pull the appliance plug out of the socket by its cable.
– Do not damage the mains lead
– Only load the drum with laundry. Check the contents before you switch the dryer
– Do not use the dryer if the laundry has been in contact with solvents, oil, wax,
grease or paint (e.g. hair setting spray, nail polish remover, stain remover, cleaning
solvent, etc.)
fire/explosion hazard.
– The tumble dryer is not to be used if industrial chemicals have been used for
– Dust (e.g. coal dust, flour) poses a danger: do not use the dryer
– Do not turn off the dryer until the drying process ends, unless the laundry will be
removed quickly and spread out, so that the heat can dissipate.
– Do not put laundry containing foamed material/rubber in the dryer
elastic material may be destroyed and the dryer may be damaged due to
possible deformation of the foamed material.
– Light things, such as long hair, may be sucked into the air inlet of the dryer
Risk of injury.
– Final part of a tumble dryer cycle occurs without heat (cool down cycle), to ensure
that the items are left at a temperature that ensures that the items will not be
– Switch off the dryer once the programme has ended.
– The exterior of the appliance's rear panel becomes very hot during
operation. Never touch the hot surface of the appliance's rear panel.
Keep children away from the appliance
– Condensation is not drinking water and may be contaminated with fluff.
– Do not use the dryer if it is defective or if you suspect it is.
Repairs must only be carried out by the after-sales service.
– Do not use the dryer if the mains cable is defective. To avoid danger, only have
the defective mains cable replaced by the after-sales service.
– Always pull the mains plug out of the socket before changing the bulb for the
interior light
risk of electric shock.
Spare parts
– Only use genuine spare parts and accessories for safety reasons.
– Dryer: pull out the appliance plug, then cut off the mains cable from the appliance.
Dispose of at municipal waste disposal facility.
– Packaging: do not leave children alone with packing parts
– All materials are environmentally sound and can be reused.
Dispose of in an environmentally-responsible manner.
explosion hazard.
risk of tipping.
tripping hazard.
risk of electric shock.
risk of electric shock.
Risk of burns!
risk of suffocation.
Tumble dryer
en Operating and installation instructions
Observe the safety instructions on page 11!
Read these instructions and the separate
Energy-saving mode instructions before switching
on the dryer.