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Siemens WT7UH640GB Installation And Operating Instructions Manual

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  • Page 1 Tumble dryer WT7UH640GB 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

    Table of 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 Cleaning the base unit... 51 Intended use Ö Appliance care ....53 This appliance is intended for private ■...
  • Page 5: Safety Instructions

    Safety instructions Do not allow children to Safety instructions ■ clean or maintain this appliance unsupervised. The following safety information Keep children under 3 years S a f e t y i n s t r u c t i o n s and warnings are provided to ■...
  • Page 6: Installation

    Safety instructions Warning Installation Risk of suffocation! Warning If allowed to play with the Risk of electric shock/fire/ packaging/plastic film or material damage/damage to packing components, children the appliance! may become caught in these or If the appliance is not installed pull them over their heads and properly, this may lead to a suffocate.
  • Page 7 Safety instructions The mains plug must be Warning ■ freely accessible at all times. Risk of fire/material damage/ If this is not possible, in damage to the appliance! order to comply with the The use of extension cords or relevant safety regulations, a power strips may result in fire switch (2-pole switch-off) due to overheating or short...
  • Page 8: 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 9 Safety instructions Warning Warning Risk of explosions/fire! Risk of fire/material damage/ damage to the appliance! If there is any residual ■ material left in the fluff filter, If a program is terminated this may ignite when drying before the drying cycle has is in progress, or even cause finished, this prevents the the appliance to catch fire or...
  • Page 10 Safety instructions Warning Caution! Risk of poisoning! Material damage/damage to Poisonous fumes may be given the appliance off by cleaning agents that If the amount of laundry in ■ contain solvents, e.g. cleaning the appliance exceeds its solvent. maximum load capacity, it Do not use cleaning agents that may not be able to operate contain solvents.
  • Page 11: Cleaning/Maintenance

    Safety instructions If you pour the wrong When removing the mains ■ ■ quantity of detergent or plug from the socket, always cleaning agent into the take hold of the plug itself appliance, this may result in and never the mains cable, material damage or damage otherwise this may damage to the appliance.
  • Page 12: Energy-Saving Tips

    Energy-saving tips Warning Energy-saving tips Risk of injury/material damage/damage to the Spin the laundry before drying. The ■ E n e r g y - s a v i n g t i p s appliance! drier the laundry, the shorter the programme will be, in turn reducing The use of spare parts and energy consumption.
  • Page 13: Installing And Connecting

    Installing and connecting the appliance Caution! Installing and Risk of material damage/damage to the connecting the appliance Objects remaining in the drum that are appliance not designed for operation with the appliance may result in material Included with the appliance: damage and damage to the appliance.
  • Page 14 Installing and connecting the appliance Warning Caution! Risk of injury/material damage/ Material damage/damage to the damage to the appliance! appliance The appliance may vibrate or move If the appliance overheats, it may not be ■ when in operation, potentially able to operate properly, or this may resulting in injury or material result in material damage or damage to damage.
  • Page 15: Connecting The Appliance

    Installing and connecting the appliance Connecting the appliance Warning Risk of electric shock/fire/material Warning damage/damage to the appliance! If the appliance's mains cable is altered Risk of electric shock/fire/material or damaged, this may result in electric damage/damage to the appliance! shock, short circuiting or fire due to If the appliance is not installed properly, overheating.
  • Page 16: Before Using The Appliance For The First Time

    Installing and connecting the appliance Check that the mains plug is in Optional accessories securely. Your appliance is now ready to use. Order optional accessories from the after-sales service: Caution! Platform: ■ Risk of material damage/damage to the For easier loading and unloading, appliance raise your dryer with a platform.
  • Page 17: Quick Reference Guide

    Quick reference guide Quick reference guide Q u i c k r e f e r e n c e g u i d e Before the programme starts: Sort the laundry. Switch on the Select a appliance. programme. -------- Open the door and Close the door.
  • Page 18: Familiarising Yourself With

    Familiarising yourself with your appliance Familiarising yourself with your appliance Appliance overview F a m i l i a r i s i n g y o u r s e l f w i t h y o u r a p p l i a n c e ( Condensation container 0 Control panel 8 Drum interior lighting (depending on the model)
  • Page 19: Panel

    Display Panel ( Programme buttons: Set a programme by pressing the relevant button lightly in the middle. 0 Programmes: ~ Page 23 8 Display: The display on this appliance responds to touch (touch display). Operate the appliance by pressing buttons in boxes ■...
  • Page 20 Display Buttons Explanation Dryness level: Cupboard Dry Plus Ò Degree of dryness can be finely adjusted +1; +2; +3 Dryness level: Cupboard Dry » +1; +2; +3 Degree of dryness can be finely adjusted Dryness level: Iron Dry æ +1; +2; +3 Degree of dryness can be finely adjusted Anti-Crease 120 min Ý...
  • Page 21 Display Symbol Description Information Programme status: Lit: status indicator Drying Ù Dryness level: Iron Dry ■ ■ Dryness level: Cupboard » ■ ■ Dryness level: Cupboard Ò ■ ■ Dry Plus Anti-Crease Ý - ˜ - Pause Programme end “Ÿš ‹...
  • Page 22 Display Appliance settings Alter the appliance settings ~ Page 34 à CoolDown The appliance can reach high temperatures when dry- •©£ ing. The CoolDown process reduces the temperature to prevent damage to the laundry when you: Pause the programme ■ Cancel the programme ■...
  • Page 23: Overview Of Programmes

    Overview of programmes Overview of programmes O v e r v i e w o f p r o g r a m m e s Programme Maximum load Programme name Maximum load based on the dry Brief explanation of the programme and the items for which it is suitable. weight of the items ü...
  • Page 24 Overview of programmes Duvet ÿ 2.5 kg Clothing, pillows, quilts or bedspreads filled with synthetic fibres. Note: Dry large items individually. Follow the instructions on the care label. Down Wear Þ 1.5 kg Clothing, pillows, bedspreads or eiderdowns filled with down. Note: Dry large items individually.
  • Page 25: Programme Settings

    Programme settings Programme settings P r o g r a m m e s e t t i n g s Buttons Indicators/ Explanations and notifications symbols Note: Not all buttons and their functions can be activated in every programme. The activated settings are illuminated particularly brightly to highlight them on the display.
  • Page 26 Programme settings Adjust drying level If you think the laundry is still too damp when the drying pro- gramme has ended, you can adjust the degree of dryness to achieve a particular dryness level. To increase the dryness level, set the degree of dryness to between +1 and +3. This will extend the programme duration but the temperature will remain the same.
  • Page 27 Programme settings Press â (Favourite programme) to save the settings and acti- â (Favourite programme) vate a programme with customised programme settings. Saving or overwriting a favourite programme: Set the programme you require. The programme settings will appear on the display. Adjust the programme settings if required.
  • Page 28: 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 explosions/fire! –...
  • Page 29: Operating The Appliance

    Operating the appliance Use the fabric descriptions given for ■ Operating the the individual drying programmes to help you choose the most appliance appropriate programme. ~ "Overview of programmes" Loading laundry and on page 23 O p e r a t i n g t h e a p p l i a n c e switching on the appliance ~ "Drying with the basket for woollens"...
  • Page 30: Setting A Programme

    Operating the appliance Load the laundry unfolded into the Set the programme you require. drum. The programme settings will appear on the display. Close the appliance door. Adjust the programme settings, if required. ~ "Programme settings" on page 25 Starting a programme Press I (Start/Pause).
  • Page 31: Changing The Programme Or Adding More Laundry

    Operating the appliance Changing the programme or Programme end adding more laundry “Ÿš will appear on the display. You can remove or add laundry and Removing laundry and change or adjust the programme at any time during drying. switching off the appliance Open the door or press I (Start/ Remove the laundry.
  • Page 32: Removing The Fluff

    Operating the appliance Pull out the condensation container Push the condensation container horizontally. back into the appliance until you feel it lock into place. Pour out the condensation water. The filter in the condensation Note: container filters the condensation water, which is used during the appliance's automatic cleaning cycle.
  • Page 33 Operating the appliance Pull out the two-part fluff filter. Open the two parts of the filter. Remove the fluff from the fluff filter Remove all fluff from both parts of recess. Ensure that no fluff falls into the filter. the open shaft. Rinse off fluff under warm, running Pull the two-part fluff filter apart.
  • Page 34: Appliance Settings

    Appliance settings Dry the two parts of the fluff filter, Appliance settings snap them shut and reinsert the filter. You can activate/deactivate appliance A p p l i a n c e s e t t i n g s settings directly or alter them under à.
  • Page 35 Appliance settings Press and hold ˜ until the setting Call up à as follows: value you require appears on the Press # to switch on the appliance. display. Setting values: Press and hold ç (Quiet drying) for Medium 3 seconds. High à...
  • Page 36 Appliance settings Press and hold ˜ until the setting Press and hold ˜ until the setting value you require appears on the value you require appears on the display. display. Setting values: Setting values: Medium Medium High High Very high Very high Alter any additional appliance Alter any additional appliance...
  • Page 37: Home Connect

    Home Connect You cannot make changes in the ■ Home Connect Home Connect app while the appliance is in operation. You will be T his appliance is Wi-Fi enabled and can able to use the Home Connect app H o m e C o n n e c t be controlled remotely via a smartphone to see any adjustments made or tablet PC.
  • Page 38: Connecting To Your Home Network Manually

    Home Connect Connecting to your home In the Home Connect app, enter the name (SSID) and password (key) for network manually your home network and then select Transfer to appliance. If your appliance has already been If the appliance has connected to your automatically connected to your home home network successfully, ™©Ÿ...
  • Page 39: Activating/Deactivating Wi-Fi

    Home Connect Open the Home Connect app on Set the programme to position 4. your smartphone or tablet PC and select Connect to add your new appliance. If your smartphone or Note: tablet PC is still connected to the Home Connect network, you will need to connect it to your home network first.
  • Page 40: Updating The Software

    Home Connect Set the programme to position 5. Updating the software You can update the Home Connect software on your appliance. Whenever a new update is available, —˜š (update) will appear on the display. You can install the update directly via the message on the display or, alternatively, you can do this manually.
  • Page 41: Energy Management

    Home Connect Energy management Press I (Start/Pause). The appliance will now connect to your You can connect your appliance to your smart energy system (Energy manager). smart energy system (Energy manager). If the appliance has connected to the smart energy system (Energy manager) Once you have connected your successfully, ™©Ÿ...
  • Page 42: Information On Data Protection

    Home Connect Press }. Press }. The FlexStart function has now been The FlexStart function has now been activated and the appliance will wait to activated and the appliance will wait to be started by the smart energy system be started by the smart energy system (Energy manager).
  • Page 43: Declaration Of Conformity

    A detailed R&TTE Declaration of be purchased as an accessory from our Conformity can be found online at after-sales service. among the additional documents on the Caution! product page for your appliance. Risk of material damage to the...
  • Page 44: Securing The Basket For Woollens

    Drying with the basket for woollens Securing the basket for – Trousers or skirt woollens Insert the feet of the basket for woollens into the holes in the fluff filter. – Pullover Rest the basket for woollens on the upper hooks starting at the front. Sports shoes ■...
  • Page 45: Putting The Insert In Place And Starting A Programme

    Drying with the basket for woollens Set the drying time. Soft toys ■ Dry soft toys in the basket for The table below lists examples for woollens without the insert. Only the loads with a suggested drying place as many soft toys in the time.
  • Page 46: Draining The Condensation Water

    Draining the condensation water Detach the condensation hose from ΠDraining the the socket. condensation water Condensation will form in the appliance D r a i n i n g t h e c o n d e n s a t i o n w a t e r as it dries the laundry.
  • Page 47 Draining the condensation water Secure the other end of the drain Caution! hose in place using the remaining Risk of accumulated water being accessories (depending on the drawn back into the appliance and connection type). causing material damage. Wash basin: Check that the water drains away quickly.
  • Page 48 Draining the condensation water Turn the condensation container Slide in the condensation container 180° again and insert the stopper until it clicks into place. into the recess in the top of the condensation container. The condensation water is now discharged via the drain hose into the Pull the filter out of its snap-in lock.
  • Page 49: Cleaning And Maintenance

    Cleaning and maintenance Warning Cleaning and Risk of electric shock/material maintenance damage/damage to the appliance! If moisture penetrates the appliance, Cleaning the appliance this may cause it to short circuit. C l e a n i n g a n d m a i n t e n a n c e Do not use a pressure washer, steam cleaner, hose or spray gun to clean Warning...
  • Page 50: Cleaning The Moisture Sensor

    Cleaning and maintenance Cleaning the moisture sensor Cleaning the filter in the condensation container The moisture sensor measures Note: the amount of moisture in the laundry. The filter in the condensation Note: After long periods of usage, the container cleans the condensation moisture sensor may become covered water, which is used during the by a fine layer of limescale or detergent...
  • Page 51: Cleaning The Base Unit

    Cleaning and maintenance Push the filter in until you feel it lock Clean the maintenance flap with a into place. soft, damp cloth. Caution! Unlock the levers on the heat If the filter is not inserted, fluff can exchanger cover. find its way inside the appliance and damage it.
  • Page 52 Cleaning and maintenance Pull the insert out horizontally. Slide the insert in horizontally as far as it will go. Rinse the insert under running water and dry it off. Slide the heat exchanger cover in by its grip. Clean the opening in the appliance You can only slide the heat Note: with a soft, damp cloth.
  • Page 53: Appliance Care

    Appliance care Close the maintenance flap. Ö Appliance care The appliance offers both a basic A p p l i a n c e c a r e appliance care programme for long- lasting, optimal drying results, and an intensive appliance care programme for eliminating any unpleasant odours that may have built up if the appliance has not been used for an extended period.
  • Page 54: Preparing The Appliance For Appliance Care

    Appliance care Preparing the appliance for Press # to switch on the appliance. appliance care Preparing the appliance for appliance care The appliance must be prepared before you can run a basic or intensive appliance care programme. Prepare the appliance for appliance care as follows: Remove the laundry.
  • Page 55: Running The Basic Appliance Care Programme

    Appliance care Remove the stopper inserted in the Running the basic appliance recess on the condensation care programme container. To ensure that you achieve optimal drying results again and again, you can run the basic appliance care programme. After a certain period, your Note: appliance will automatically recommend that you run the basic appliance care...
  • Page 56: Running The Intensive Appliance Care Programme

    Appliance care Pour approx. 1 ^ litres of hot tap Slide in the condensation container water into the condensation until it clicks into place. container. Hold the full condensation Note: Press # to switch off the appliance. container horizontally at all times so that no liquid spills out.
  • Page 57 Appliance care When you run the intensive Set the programme to position 4. ■ appliance care programme, you will need to use the original appliance care product. This can be ordered from our after-sales service using spare part number 00311829. Contact information for all countries can be found in the enclosed after- sales service directory.
  • Page 58 Appliance care Slide in the condensation container Carefully swing the condensation until it clicks into place. container round horizontally and empty it to dispose of any remaining original appliance care product. Press I (Start/Pause). The appliance care programme will start Pour another approx.
  • Page 59 Appliance care Slide in the condensation container until it clicks into place. Press # to switch off the appliance. You have now completed the appliance care programme.
  • Page 60: Help With The Appliance

    Help with the appliance Help with the appliance H e l p w i t h t h e a p p l i a n c e Faults Cause/remedy The appliance will not start. Check the mains plug and the fuses. Creasing.
  • Page 61 Help with the appliance Laundry is not dried properly or After the programme has ended, warm laundry feels damper than it ■ is still too damp. actually is. Spread out the laundry and let it cool down. Adjust the drying time or increase the degree of dryness. This will ■...
  • Page 62 Help with the appliance The appliance feels cold Not a fault. The appliance can dry effectively at low temperatures using a despite drying. heat pump. Drying programme is stopped. If the drying programme is stopped due to a power failure, restart the programme or remove the laundry and spread it out.
  • Page 63: Transporting The Appliance

    Transporting the appliance Push the condensation container Transporting the back into the appliance until you feel it lock into place. appliance Warning T r a n s p o r t i n g t h e a p p l i a n c e Risk of injury/material damage/ damage to the appliance! If you take hold of any of the appliance's...
  • Page 64 Transporting the appliance If installed, remove the drain hose Disconnect the appliance's mains from the washbasin, siphon or floor plug from the power supply. drain. ~ Page 46 The appliance is now ready to be transported. Caution! Secure the drain hose to the Caution! appliance to prevent it from slipping Risk of material damage/damage to the...
  • Page 65: 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 used for Duration** Energy consumption** Programme spinning the laundry (in min) (in kWh) (in rpm) ü...
  • Page 66: Technical Specifications

    Technical specifications Technical Disposal specifications Dispose of packaging and the D i s p o s a l Dimensions: appliance in an T e c h n i c a l s p e c i f i c a t i o n s 850 x 600 x 640 mm environmentally responsible manner.
  • Page 67: After-Sales Service

    After-sales service After-sales service If you cannot rectify the fault yourself by A f t e r - s a l e s s e r v i c e turning the appliance off and then on again, please contact our after-sales service.~ Enclosed after-sales service directory or cover page We will always find an appropriate...
  • Page 68 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 *9001259147* 9001259147 (9704)