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Zanussi 132985450 Instruction Booklet

Zanussi 132985450 Instruction Booklet

Zanussi washing machine instruction booklet


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  • Page 1: Washing Machine

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina WASHING MACHINE ZJ 1218 Quick Installation Guide: visit our WEB SITE to view an install video INSTRUCTION BOOKLET 132985450...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    Under no circumstances should you attempt to repair ● the machine yourself. Repairs carried out by inexperienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunctioning. Contact your local Zanussi Service Force Centre. Always insist on genuine Zanussi spare parts.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Contents For the User Important Safety Information Your New Washing Machine Description of the Appliance Detergent dispenser drawer Child safety feature The Control Panel Programme information Operating sequence Load the laundry Measure out the detergent and the fabric softener...
  • Page 4: Your New Washing Machine

    17:47 Pagina Your New Washing Machine Your new washing machine fitted with the Zanussi “JET SYSTEM”, meets all modern requirements for effective treatment of laundry with low water, energy and detergent consumption. Even small loads are washed “economically” because the amount of water used is regulated automatically according to the load and type of fabric.
  • Page 5: Description Of The Appliance

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Description of the Appliance 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 Programme guide 3 Control panel 4 Door opening handle 5 Filter 6 Adjustable feet Detergent dispenser drawer Prewash Main wash Fabric softener Child safety feature This machine incorporates a special child safety feature to prevent small children from being trapped inside the machine.
  • Page 6: The Control Panel

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina The Control Panel 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 Mains-on light This light comes on when the ON/OFF button is pressed, and goes out when it is pressed again. 3 ON/OFF button Press this button to switch the machine on. Press it again to switch the machine off.
  • Page 7: Quick Wash Button

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina 7 QUICK WASH button This option can be used for lightly soiled cotton, synthetic or delicate items hat have been used or worn for a short time. This option is not available with the (handwash) programme, the Energy saving programmes (60°E and 40°E) and Miniprogram...
  • Page 8: Programme Progress Display

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Duration of the selected programme After selecting a programme, the duration is displayed in hours and minutes ( for example 2.05). The duration is calculated automatically on the basis of the maximum recommended load for each type of fabric.
  • Page 9: Programme Selector Dial

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina ) pilot light indicates if during the washing cycle the door can be opened: • Light on: the door can be opened (when the washing machine is set to PAUSE, the ) pilot light will go off).
  • Page 10: Programme Information

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Programme information ANDWASH Washing programme for machine washable wool as well as for hand washable woollens and delicate fabrics with the “hand washing” care symbol. = Delicate Spin Separate short spin at 700 rpm for hand washed synthetics, delicate and wollen garments.
  • Page 11: Operating Sequence

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Operating Sequence Before the first wash, we recommend that you run a cotton cycle at 95°C, without any laundry in the machine, to remove any manufacturing residue from the drum and tub. Pour 1/2 a measure of detergent into the main wash...
  • Page 12: Select The Required Options

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina 6. Select the required options The light corresponding to the depressed button illuminates. 7. Select the DELAY START To delay starting of the programme, press the DELAY START button. The figures corresponding to the selected delay will be displayed for about 3 seconds, after which the duration of the selected programme will appear on the display.
  • Page 13: Washing Hints

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Washing Hints Do NOT overload the machine. Weigh the laundry the first few times you use the appliance. The average weights of the most common items are listed below as a guide: 1000g = 1 kg...
  • Page 14: Which Detergent

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Which detergent?... To ensure you obtain the best wash results from your appliance, it is important to use the right detergent in your everyday wash, and only detergents recommended for use in automatic machines. To maintain the appearance of your clothes and...
  • Page 15: Wash Care Symbols

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Wash Care Symbols Wash care labels inside garments recommend how to launder your clothes with the best results. The care labelling code is in line with care labelling used in the rest of Europe. The symbols used make it easy to select the correct programme on your washing machine.
  • Page 16: Washing Programmes

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Washing Programmes ype of Section Temp. fabric 95° Whites OTTON 60°E Whites OTTON Economy 60° Whites and OTTON Fast coloureds Coloureds 40°E OTTON Economy Non-fast 30°-40° OTTON coloureds (Cold) Synthetics 60° YNTHETICS Synthetics 60°E YNTHETICS Economy Synthetics 30°-40°...
  • Page 17: Special Programmes

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Special Programmes Selector dial Programme Programme description position Delicate Spin Separate spin at 700 rpm for hand washed synthetics, delicate and wollen garments Rinses 3 rinses with liquid additive if required Long spin Softeners 1 rinse with softener...
  • Page 18: Maintenance And Cleaning

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Maintenance and Cleaning Before any maintenance or cleaning is carried out you must DISCONNECT the appliance from the electricity supply. Descaling The water we use normally contains lime. It is a good idea to periodically use a water softening powder in the machine.
  • Page 19: The Dangers Of Freezing

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Unscrew and remove the filter. Clean carefully under a fast running tap. Warning When the appliance is in use and depending on the programme selected there can be hot water in the filter. Never remove the filter during a wash cycle, always wait until the appliance has finished the cycle, and is empty.
  • Page 20: Something Not Working

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Something Not Working Certain problems are due to lack of simple maintenance or oversights, which can be solved easily without calling out an engineer. Before contacting your local Service Force Centre, please carry out the checks listed below.
  • Page 21: Service And Spare Parts

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Symptom The machine vibrates when spinning The door will not open Spinning starts late or the machine does not spin The machine makes an unusual noise No water is visible in the drum Service & Spare Parts...
  • Page 22: Guarantee Conditions

    LU4 9QQ Guarantee Conditions Standard guarantee conditions We, Zanussi, undertake that if, within 24 months of the date of the purchase, this Zanussi appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at our option,...
  • Page 23: Installation Instructions

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Installation Instructions It is dangerous to alter the specifications or attempt to modify this product in any way. Care must be taken to ensure that the appliance does not stand on the electrical supply cable. Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person.
  • Page 24: Unpacking

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Unpacking All transit bolts and packing must be removed before using the appliance. You are advised to keep all the packaging for re-use in case the machine is to be transported again. Using a spanner unscrew and remove the rear right bolt.
  • Page 25: Water Drainage

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina If you cannot make the cold water connection direct from the rising mains, you may be able to operate the appliance from your cold water storage system. There should be a minimum distance of 5.02m (16.5 ft) between the appliance’s inlet and the bottom of the water storage tank.
  • Page 26: Levelling

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Push the drain hose onto the spigot and secure with a clip if required, ensure a loop is formed in the drain hose (see diagram) to prevent waste from the sink entering the washing machine. The drain hose may be extended to a maximum of 4 metres.
  • Page 27: Electrical Connection

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Electrical connection Any electrical work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician or competent person. WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED. The manufacturer declines any liability should this safety measure not be observed.
  • Page 28: Building-In

    132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina Building-in This appliance has been designed to be built into the kitchen furniture. The recess should have the dimensions shown in picture When installing the appliance into the kitchen furniture ensure, if possible, the hoses are placed in either of the two recesses on the back of the appliance.
  • Page 29 132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina If the door has to be opened from left to right, invert the position of the plates (7), the magnet (4) and the plate (5) (Fig. B and E). Mount the countermagnet (6) and the hinges (1) as previously described.
  • Page 30 132985450.qxd 18/07/2005 17:47 Pagina From the Electrolux Group. The world’s No. 1 choice The Electrolux Group is the world's largest producer of powered appliances for kitchen, cleaning and outdoor use. More than 55 million Electrolux Group products (such as refrigerators, cookers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, chain saws and lawn mowers) are sold each year to a value of approx.

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