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Siemens WT47W540BY Installation And Operating Instructions Manual

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  Summary of Contents for Siemens WT47W540BY

  • Page 1 Tumble dryer WT47W540BY 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 Changing the programme or 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: Installation

    Safety instructions Do not allow children to Keep packaging, plastic film ■ clean or maintain this and packing components away appliance unsupervised. from children. Keep children under 3 years ■ Warning and pets away from this Risk of poisoning! appliance. Detergents and care products Do not leave the appliance ■...
  • Page 6 Safety instructions The mains voltage on your Warning ■ power socket matches the Risk of electric shock/fire/ rated voltage specified on material damage/damage to the appliance (identification the appliance! plate). The connected loads If the appliance's mains cable is and the required fuse altered or damaged, this may protection are specified on result in electric shock, short...
  • Page 7: Operation

    Safety instructions Incorrectly placing (stacking) The appliance has sharp ■ ■ this appliance on top of a edges on which you could washing machine may result cut your hands. in injury, material damage Do not take hold of the and/or damage to the appliance by its sharp appliance.
  • Page 8 Safety instructions During the last part of the Warning ■ drying cycle, the laundry in Risk of explosions/fire! the drum is not heated If there is any residual ■ (cooling cycle). This is to material left in the fluff filter, ensure that it remains at a this may ignite when drying temperature at which it will...
  • Page 9 Safety instructions If you operate the appliance Warning ■ without a fluff filter, or if the Risk of injury! fluff filter is defective, this If you support your weight/sit ■ may result in damage to the on the appliance door when appliance.
  • Page 10: Cleaning/Maintenance

    Safety instructions If the appliance overheats, it Repairs and any other work ■ ■ may not be able to operate on the appliance must only properly, or this may result in be conducted by our material damage or damage customer service or by an to the appliance.
  • Page 11 Safety instructions Warning Risk of injury/material damage/damage to the appliance! The use of spare parts and accessories supplied by other brands is dangerous and may result in injury, material damage or damage to the appliance. For safety reasons, use genuine spare parts and accessories only.
  • 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 ■...
  • Page 13: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Warning Installation and Children could lock themselves in the connection dryer, putting their lives at risk! Do not set up the dryer behind a door Scope of delivery or sliding door as this may obstruct the 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 dryer door or prevent it from opening.
  • Page 14: Changing The Condensation Drain

    Installation and connection During installation ensure that: Change the condensation drain as follows: The dryer is placed on a clean, level ■ Remove the accessory from and firm surface, the dryer drum. The mains plug can be accessed at ■ all times, The air inlet on the dryer is kept clear ■...
  • Page 15 Installation and connection Depending on how you connect Turn the condensate container 180° the hose (A, B or C), secure the onto its underside and remove drain hose with the remaining the stopper that is fitted. Turn accessories on the other side. the condensate container back and insert the stopper into the recess on the top side of the condensate...
  • Page 16: Optional Accessories

    Installation and connection Optional accessories Transport and frost protection Order optional accessories from the Empty the condensate container. after-sales service: Select any programme using the programme selector. Washer-dryer stack connection set: Press the Start button. ■ To save space, the dryer can be Wait for 5 minutes.
  • Page 17: 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 18: 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 19: Control Panel

    Getting to know your appliance Control panel All buttons are sensitive and only need to be touched briefly. Note: ( Programmes ~ Page 23. 0 Programme selector and On/Off button. 8 Display panel with buttons ~ Page 23. @ Start button for starting, interrupting or cancelling the programme. H Buttons ~ Page 25.
  • Page 20: Display Panel

    Getting to know your appliance Display panel Display panel Buttons on the display panel Dryness levels. Ø » Ò Fine adjustment of ÔÔÔ the dryness level. ( Selects the dryness level. Timed programme selected. 0 Selects the fine adjustment for û...
  • Page 21: 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 22: Sorting Washing According To

    Laundry Sorting washing according to: c Suitable for tumble drying a Dry at normal temperature ` Dry at low temperature b Do not tumble-dry Do not load laundry from the Note: washing machine directly into the tumble dryer. Sort the spun laundry before placing it in the dryer drum.
  • Page 23: 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 24 Programmes and buttons Duvet ÿ 2.5 kg Fabrics, pillows, quilts or bedspreads filled with synthetic fibres. Dry large items individually. Observe the care label. Pillow/Down Ü 1.5 kg Fabrics, pillows, bedspreads or eiderdowns filled with down. Dry large items individually. Outdoor K 1.5 kg Weatherproof and outdoor clothing with a membrane coating...
  • Page 25: Buttons

    Programmes and buttons Buttons Buttons Explanations and notes Not all buttons and their functions can be selected in all programmes. Note: Level ^: Select the dryness level according to the laundry to be dried. If you have selected a dryness level, this is stored for all programmes, except for Cot- tons, even after the dryer is switched off.
  • Page 26: Operating The Appliance

    Operating the appliance Setting a programme Operating the appliance If you have activated the Note: childproof lock, you must deactivate it before you can set a programme, see Loading laundry and ~ Page 25. 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 Select the required programme;...
  • Page 27: Starting The Programme

    Operating the appliance Starting the programme Changing the programme or adding laundry Press the Start button. You can remove or add laundry and If you want to lock the Note: change or alter the programme at any programme to prevent it from being time during drying.
  • Page 28: Programme End

    Operating the appliance Programme end Remove the fluff from the recess in the fluff filter. - ‹ - appears in the display panel. Removing laundry and switching off the dryer Remove the laundry. Press the # button to switch the dryer off.
  • Page 29: Emptying The Condensate Container

    Operating the appliance 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. Dirty condensation water may be harmful to your health and cause Emptying the condensate...
  • Page 30: Signal Setting

    Signal setting Changing the volume or automatic Signal setting switch-off Leave the programme selector or turn it You can change the following settings: S i g n a l s e t t i n g Position 2: Press the button for the The volume of the audible signal at ■...
  • Page 31: 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 32: Cleaning

    Cleaning Cleaning the filter Cleaning in the condensate container C leaning the dryer and the C l e a n i n g control panel The filter in the condensate Note: container cleans the condensation Warning water that is used during the dryer's Risk of death! automatic cleaning cycle.
  • Page 33: 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 ð...
  • Page 34 Faults and what to do about them Faults Cause/remedy Drying time too long? The fluff filter may be dirty and cause a longer drying time. Clean the fluff fil- ■ ter. If the air inlet on the dryer is blocked or not freely accessible, this may ■...
  • Page 35: 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 36: 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 37: Technical Data

    Technical data Technical data Dimensions: T e c h n i c a l d a t a 85 x 60 x 60 cm Height x width x depth Weight: Approx. 57 kg Maximum load: 9 kg Condensate container: 4.6 l Connected voltage: 220 - 240 V Connected load:...
  • Page 40 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 *9001067804* 9001067804 (9511)

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