Your new dryer
Congratulations - You have chosen to buy a modern, high-quality
exclusively for domestic use,
Siemens domestic appliance.
only for drying fabrics which have been washed using
A distinctive feature of your dryer is its low energy consumption.
Keep children younger than 3 years old away from
Every dryer which leaves our factory is carefully checked to ensure
that it functions correctly and is in perfect condition.
Do not let children make the cleaning and
Should you have any questions, our after-sales service will be
maintenance work on the dryer without supervision.
pleased to help.
Do not leave children unsupervised near the dryer.
Keep pets away from the dryer.
The dryer may be operated by children from
Environmentally responsible disposal
8 years of age, by persons who have limited
This appliance is labelled in accordance with European Directive
physical, sensory or mental abilities and by
2012/19/EU concerning used electrical and electronic appliances
persons who have inadequate experience or
(waste electrical and electronic equipment - WEEE). The guideline
knowledge, provided they are supervised or
determines the framework for the return and recycling of used
have been instructed by a responsible person.
appliances as applicable throughout the EU.
This appliance is intended for use up to a
maximum height of 4000 metres above sea level.
For further information about our products, accessories,
spare parts and services, please visit: www.siemens-home.com
Programmes / Fabrics
Detailed overview of the programmes and fabrics
Programme overview, page 7.
Observe the care instructions on the care label.
Fabrics made from synthetic
or blended fabrics.
Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Dryness levels to select with the
Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Drying . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3/4
Thick and multi-layered fabrics.
Display panel and settings . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Notes on laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Overview of programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Laundry suitable for ironing after drying.
Care and cleaning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Functional clothing made of microfibre.
Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Optional accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Terry-towelling laundry e.g. towels
Technical data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Consumption rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
A mixed load of fabrics made of cotton
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
and synthetic fabrics.
What to do if ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/12
All types of fabric
Safety instructions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
except for wool and silk.
Shirts/Business Cotton or linen fabrics that are still
damp and easy-care fabrics.
Synthetics, cotton or blended fabrics.
Woollen fabrics that are suitable for use
Lingerie made of synthetic fibres, cotton
or blended fabric.
Before using the dryer for the first time
and Exhaust air duct installation instruction.
run the drying cycle without any laundry
Never start the dryer if it is damaged!
Inspect the dryer
Inform your after-sales service!
Make sure your hands are dry.
Only grasp the plug by the plug
Sort the laundry
Remove all items from pockets,
especially cigarette lighters.
The drum must be empty prior to loading.
Programme selector for setting
Set and adjust the
the programme and switching the appliance
on/off. Can be turned in both directions.
Programme selector / Off
Display panel / Buttons
Setting the drying time available only for timed programmes.
Fine adjustment of dryness level.
Setting the programme end.
Fluff filter/Exhaust air duct
Extends the anti-crease function.
can be found
Starts, pauses and continues the programme;
on page 5
activates or deactivates
Clean the fluff filter
Do not operate the dryer without a fluff filter
or with a defective fluff filter. A clean fluff filter
minimises energy consumption.
Clean the fluff filter after each drying cycle:
Open the door. Remove any fluff from
the door/around the door and pull out
the fluff filter.
Remove the fluff from the shaft of the
Remove the fluff (sweep your hand over
the fluff filter). If the fluff filter is very dirty
or blocked, rinse with warm water and
Insert the fluff filter so that you hear
Remove the laundry and switch off
End of the programme...
Interrupt the programme
1. Open the door or press the
the drying cycle is interrupted.
2. Add or remove laundry and close the door.
3. If required, select a new programme and additional
functions. Select the
Start/Pause button. The
remaining time is updated after a few minutes.
The drum and door may be hot!
Display panel and settings
Notes on laundry
Display panel (status indicators)
Labelling of fabrics
Follow the manufacturer's care instructions.
Clean the fluff filter
Suitable for tumble drying.
Exhaust air duct)
or check the exhaust air duct
Dry at normal temperature.
These indicators show the programme progress in the next steps
Dry at low temperature
of the drying cycle:
Do not tumble dry.
Do not tumble dry the following fabrics:
– Non-breathable fabrics (e.g. rubber-coated).
– Delicate materials (silk, curtains made from synthetic material)
– Oil-stained laundry.
Before drying for the first time
You can lock the dryer to prevent the functions you have set from being
changed inadvertently. To activate/deactivate
(Childproof lock) start
– Do not put any laundry in the machine. Turn the programme selector to
the programme and then press and hold the
Start/Pause button for
page 7) and select
5 seconds until a long acoustic signal is heard. The option
selector to Off.
(Childproof lock) indicator light on/off.
When a programme is selected, the anticipated drying time (remaining
– To ensure a consistent drying result, sort the laundry by fabric type and drying programme.
time) for the recommended load is displayed. While drying, the moisture
– Always dry very small fabrics (e.g. baby socks) together with large items of laundry
sensors detect the actual load and correct the programme length. This is
shown by jumps in the remaining time in the display panel.
– Close zips, hooks and eyelets, and button up covers. Tie cloth belts, apron strings, etc.
Settings (indicators lights and buttons)
together or use a laundry bag.
– Do not over-dry easy-care laundry
Selected option activated/deactivated
indicator light on/off.
in the air.
See the separate Energy-saving mode instructions.
– Do not dry woollens in the dryer. They may, however, be refreshed in the dryer
Woollen finish programme (depending on model).
Drying time, available only for timed programmes, can be selected
from min. 0:20 h to max. 3:00 h, in 10-minute steps.
– Do not iron laundry immediately after drying; fold items up and leave for a while
residual moisture will then be distributed evenly.
The dryness levels can be increased in three levels.
– Knitted fabrics (e.g. T-shirts, jerseys) often shrink slightly the first time they are tumble-dried.
The laundry is made drier. Default = 0. Selectable values: 0, 1, 2, 3.
Do not use the
Cupboard Dry Extra programme.
After setting the level of the fine adjustment for a programme, it is also
– Starched laundry is not always suitable for dryers
retained for other programmes, until
Fine Adjust is changed again.
reduces the drying effect.
– When washing laundry that is to be tumble dried afterwards, use the correct amount of
The time when the programme has to end can be set by selecting the
fabric softener as specified in the manufacturer's instructions.
Finished in time. The Finished in time can be selected in one-hour steps,
– For pre-dried, multi-layered fabrics or small, individual items of laundry, use the timed
up to a maximum of 24 hours. Select the Finished in button repeatedly
until the required number of hours is displayed.
programme. Also suitable for subsequent drying.
Then press the
Start/Pause button to activate the Finished in option.
Environmental protection / Energy-saving tips
The programme ends after the selected number of hours.
– Before drying, spin the laundry in the washing machine
Several minutes after activating Finished in option the display switches
off to save energy. To switch it on select any button, close/open the door
the drying time and reduce energy consumption.
or turn the programme selector.
– Use the maximum recommended capacity, but do not exceed it
Programme overview, page 7.
Reduced temperature for delicate fabrics, e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide
– Make sure the room is well ventilated during drying.
or elastane, with a longer drying time.
– Clean the fluff filter after every drying cycle
After the programme finishes, the drum moves at regular intervals
to prevent creases. Laundry remains loose and fluffy.
The standard setting for each programme is 60 min. Automatic
anti-crease function can be extended by up to 60 min.
For switching the buzzer on and off.
Buzzer indicates program end
if it is activated. Other sounds are not influenced by this option.
in addition, select
these may crease.
Start/Pause. At the end of the programme, turn the programme
risk of creasing. Allow laundry to finish drying
starch leaves behind a coating that
higher spin speeds minimise
Clean the fluff filter, page 4/11.