en Water softening system
right water hardness has been set.
The value H:04 is set at the fact-
To save the settings, press
for 3 seconds.
You can use special salt to soften
Adding special salt
If the special salt refill indicator lights
up, add special salt to the dispenser
for special salt just before the pro-
gramme starts. The amount of spe-
cial salt required depends on the wa-
ter hardness: the higher the water
hardness, the greater the amount of
special salt required.
¡ Detergent may damage the water
Only fill the dispenser of the wa-
ter softening system with special
¡ Special salt can damage the tub
due to corrosion.
To make sure that any special
salt that escapes is washed out
of the tub, add the special salt
to the dispenser for special salt
immediately before the pro-
Unscrew the lid of the dispenser
for special salt and remove.
On initial start-up: Fill the dispenser
right up with water.
Note: Only use special salt for
Do not use salt tablets.
Depending on the appliance specifications
repeatedly until the
Do not use table salt.
Add the special salt to the dis-
Fill the dispenser right up with spe-
cial salt. The water in the dis-
penser is displaced and forced
Place the lid back on the dis-
penser and turn to close.
Switching off the water
If you find the special salt refill indic-
ator irritating, e.g. when using com-
bined detergents with salt replace-
ment substances, you can switch the
salt refill indicator off.
To avoid damage to the appliance, only
switch off the water softening system in
the following cases:
¡ The water hardness is max. 26 °E
and you are using combined deter-
gents with salt replacement sub-
stances. According to manufactur-
ers, combined detergents with salt
replacement substances can gen-
erally only be used up to a water
hardness of 26 °E without adding