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Siemens 9000006261(8401) Instructions For Use Manual

Siemens dishwasher instructions for use



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  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Filling the rinse-aid container Unsuitable dishes ... . . Arranging crockery, glasses, etc. in the dishwasher ....Detergents Programme overview...
  • Page 4: Safety Instructions

    Safety instructions Delivery Immediately check the packaging and dishwasher for any damage which may have been caused in transit. Do not use a damaged appliance, but consult your supplier. Please dispose of packaging material properly. The corrugated cardboard consists mainly of waste paper.
  • Page 5: In Daily Use

    Warning Knives and other utensils with sharp points must be placed in the baskets either flat or with the points downwards. Use the dishwasher only in the household and only for its designed purpose, i.e. for washing domestic dishes. Do not lean or sit on the open door.
  • Page 6: Getting To Know Your Appliance

    Detergent compartment Nameplate * not on all models You will need to purchase the following before using the dishwasher for the first time: – special salt for use in dishwashers – detergent – rinse-aid Only use products, which are suitable for...
  • Page 7: Water Softener

    Water softener In order to rinse dishes and glasses satisfactorily, the dishwasher requires soft water, i.e. containing little or no lime, otherwise water stains will be left behind on crockery and glasses, etc. If the tap water exceeds a certain level of hardness, it must be softened, i.e.
  • Page 8: Filling The Special Salt Container

    This process of regeneration can only function when the salt is dissolved in water. Unscrew the lid on the salt container Before you use the dishwasher for the first time, pour approx. 1 litre of water into the salt container. Use the enclosed salt filler.
  • Page 9: Filling The Rinse-Aid Container

    ”–”) or water marks (turn knob towards ”+”) are left on the dishes. rinse–aid control LOW RINSE–AID indicator As long as the LOW RINSE-AID indicator on the front panel dispenser is dark, there is sufficient rinse-aid in the dishwasher. LOW RINSE-AID indicator or on the...
  • Page 10: Unsuitable Dishes

    Select a programme with as low a temperature and as short a duration as possible. To prevent damage, take glass and cutlery out of the dishwasher as soon as possible after the programme has ended.
  • Page 11: Arranging Crockery, Glasses, Etc

    Scrape off any large amounts of left-over food. It is not necessary to rinse the dishes under running water. Place objects in the dishwasher in such a way that items such as cups, glasses, pots/pans, etc. are stood upside down,...
  • Page 12 Baking sheet spray head * * some models You can clean large baking sheets or grilles with the baking sheet spray head. To do this, remove the top basket and insert the spray head as illustrated in the diagram. To ensure that the spray jet can reach all parts, arrange the baking sheets as illustrated (max.
  • Page 13: Small Accessories Holder

    Small accessories holder* * some models Light-weight plastic accessories, e.g. cups, lids, etc. can be held securely in the small accessories holder. Adjusting position of basket * * not on all models The top basket can be inserted on either its upper or lower rollers, according to requirement.
  • Page 14: Detergents

    (Do not use normal washing-up liquid!) Nowadays there are three types of dishwasher detergent available: 1. those containing phosphates and chlorine, 2. those containing phosphates but no chlorine, 3.
  • Page 15: Adding Detergent

    Detergent compartment with measuring marks The side of the detergent compartment is marked with lines to help you determine how much powder to add. The capacity of the detergent container is 15 ml up to the bottom line and 25 ml up to the middle line.
  • Page 16 (e.g. in cutlery basket, detergent compartment, etc.). Make sure that the lid on the detergent compartment is closed, even if you are using tablets.
  • Page 17: Programme Overview

    First rinse Second Rinse-aid rinse Rinse-aid Drying Drying Rinse off if Coffee, cakes, the dishes milk, sausage, have been cold drinks, stacked for salads several days in the dishwasher very little prior to washing. Quick Pre-rinse Pre-rinse Wash Main rinse Rinse-aid...
  • Page 18: Washing Dishes

    Washing dishes Reduce costs! If only a small number of dishes have been loaded into the dishwasher, selecting a programme that operates at the next lowest temperature will usually suffice. Programme specifications The programme specifications can be found in the summary of instructions.
  • Page 19: Changing The Programme

    Set main switch Close the detergent compartment To restart the dishwasher, set main switch to ON again and select desired programme. Changing the programme It is possible to change the programme...
  • Page 20: Maintenance And Care

    You can help prevent faults by checking and maintaining your appliance regularly. This will save time and reduce problems. Therefore you should occasionally examine the inside of your dishwasher. Overall condition of the appliance Check the rinsing compartment for grease and limescale deposits.
  • Page 21: Fault Finding

    Spray arms Lime and remnants of food in the washing water can block the nozzles in the spray arms and the arm mountings . Inspect the nozzles in the spray arms for blocked holes due to remnants of food. If necessary, pull the lower arm upwards and lift it off.
  • Page 22 Caution Do not forget that repairs should only be carried out by a qualified specialist. Improper repairs can lead to considerable equipment damage as well as danger to the user..with the appliance itself Lower spray arm rotates with difficulty Spray arm is blocked by small items or food remains.
  • Page 23 ... with the dishes, cutlery, etc. Remnants of food are stuck to the dishes, cutlery, etc. Dishwasher was not loaded properly. Jets of water could not reach all parts of the dishes, etc. Too many items in the rack. Items in the rack were touching each other.
  • Page 24: Customer Service

    Customer Service Please call your local service agent, if you are not able to resolve any problem yourself. The name of your nearest service agent is shown in the Customer Service address list. When you call, please provide details of the model number (1) and the production (FD) number (2) which are shown on the nameplate on the appliance door.
  • Page 25: Installation

    3 mm in order to satisfy the relevant safety regulations. Installation The dishwasher must be connected by a qualified technician to ensure correct operation. The specifications for supply, drainage and connected load must fulfil...
  • Page 26: Fresh Water Connection

    If fitted, remove the base panel. Pull out the appliance, carefully pulling the hose behind. Transporting the dishwasher Drain water from the dishwasher. Secure all loose parts. The appliance should only be transported in an upright position. If the appliance is not kept upright...
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