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Zanussi WD 15 Instruction Booklet

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  • 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

    Contents For the User Important Safety Information Your New Washer-Dryer Description of the Appliance Door locked indicator light Detergent dispenser drawer The Control Panel Altering a programme which is running Opening the door after the wash programme… Programme selection Washing Operating sequence Load the laundry Measure out the detergent...
  • Page 4: Your New Washer-Dryer

    Your New Washer-Dryer Your new washer-dryer, fitted with the Zanussi “JET SYSTEM”, meets all modern needs 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

    Description of the Appliance 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 “Memory” buttons 3 “ON/OFF-Cancel” button 4 “Fabrics” button 5 “Temperature” button 6 “Spin speed” button 7 “Options”/Special Programmes button 8 “Auto dry” button 9 “Drying time” button 10 “Time to finish” display 11 “Delay start”...
  • Page 6: The Control Panel

    The Control Panel ON-OFF CANCEL 1 “Memory” buttons and corresponding pilot lights A washing and/or drying programme can be stored or recalled by pressing these buttons. To store: select the required programme using the various buttons available (see section “Operating sequence”), then start the machine by pressing the START/PAUSE button.
  • Page 7 4 “TEMPERATURE” button Press this button if you wish to set a different temperature from that suggested by the machine for the type of wash selected (see programme chart): the corresponding pilot light comes on. The COLD position is for a wash with cold water. 5 SPIN SPEED button This button has two functions: - selection of the spin speed or of the Rinse Hold...
  • Page 8: Drying Time Button

    SEPARATE SPECIAL PROGRAMMES Important! When selecting these programmes the “FABRICS” button must not be depressed. - switch the machine on - select the desired special programme - depress START/PAUSE button to start the programme. SOAK: for heavily soiled laundry, not for wool. The machine performs a soak at 40°C ( the drum rotates occasionally) and stops with the water in the drum.
  • Page 9: Altering A Programme Which Is Running

    Delayed start, programmed using the DELAY START button (11). The selected delay (19 hours max.) is indicated in the display. The countdown is updated every hour, and every 5 minutes during the last hour. PAUSE: when the START/PAUSE is pressed while a wash programme is running, the figures in the display, which indicate the time remaining, start to flash.
  • Page 10: Programme Selection Washing

    Programme selection Washing There are 3 possibilities for choosing the wash programme: - Selection by means of the different push-buttons - Selection using the MEMORY buttons - Selection of the special programmes. Selection by means of the different push-buttons 1. Depress ON/OFF button to switch the machine on. 2.
  • Page 11: Operating Sequence

    Operating Sequence WASHING Before your first wash, we recommend that you run a cotton cycle at 60°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 dispenser drawer and start the machine.
  • Page 12: Select The Required Programme

    5. Select the required programme Press the FABRICS button to select the required programme; the corresponding pilot light comes on. 6. Select the temperature Press the TEMPERATURE button to select the required temperature; the corresponding pilot light comes on. 7. Select spin speed or Rinse Hold option Press the SPIN SPEED button to select the spin speed PREWA...
  • Page 13: At The End Of The Programme

    12. At the end of the programme The machine stops automatically and three flashing zeros are displayed. The programme which has just been completed is still in the memory and the corresponding pilot lights stay on. If the RINSE HOLD option has been selected, the corresponding pilot light flashes to indicate that the water must be emptied out before opening the door.
  • Page 14: Programme Selection

    Programme selection Drying There are 3 possibilities for carrying out the drying programme: Automatic washing and drying (NON-STOP operation) Washing and subsquent drying Drying only Automatic washing and drying Max load: cotton 2.5 kg synthetics 2 kg 1. Switch the machine on by depressing ON/OFF button.
  • Page 15: Operating Sequence

    Operating sequence Drying only If you wish to carry out only a drying cycle, for example to dry hand washed items, you can choose between automatic drying or time controlled drying. In both cases you have to keep the following maximum loads: - cotton 2.5 kg - synthetics 2 kg 1.
  • Page 16: Washing And Drying Hints

    Washing and Drying 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 Sheet Pillow case Tablecloth Serviette Tea towel...
  • Page 17: Which Detergent

    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 household textiles and to make them last longer you should use different types of detergent for different washes, whether for whites, colours or delicates.
  • Page 18: Preparing The Drying Cycle

    Preparing the drying cycle As a dryer, the machine works on the condensation principle. Therefore, the water tap must be open and the drain hose must drain water into a sink or into the drain pipe, even during the drying cycle. Load Sort of laundry Linen and cottons...
  • Page 19: Wash Care Symbols

    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 20: Washing Programmes

    Washing Programmes Fabrics Temperature 95°-60° White cotton 95° White cotton ECONOMY (60°) Coloured 60°-40°-30° cotton(*) 60° Coloured cotton ECONOMY (40°) 60°-40°-30° Synthetic 60° Synthetic(**) ECONOMY (40°) 40°-30°- Delicate COLD 40°-30°- Wool COLD Wool 40°-30°- COLD Quick Wash (***) (*) This programme at 60°C is the reference programme for the Energy label according to EEC Directive 92/75. (**) Use this programme for mixed fabrics with the label (***) This pogramme has an extremely delicate wash action suitable for machine washing garments with the hand wash sysmbol...
  • Page 21: Special Programmes

    Special Programmes Programme Type of laundry Heavily soiled fabrics, Soak except wool. Lightly soiled fabrics, Mini except wool. This programme can be Rinses used for rinsing hand washed garments. For emptying out the last rinse water in Drain programmes with the Rinse Hold option.
  • Page 22: Drying Programmes

    Drying Programmes Cotton: max. load 2.5 kg Degree of drying Towelling materials Extra dry (bathrobes, bath towels, etc.) Items which you want to put away Store dry (*) without ironing: terry towels, knitwear, babywear. For items which need ironing: sheets, tablecloths, table napkins, Iron Dry etc.
  • Page 23: Maintenance And Cleaning

    Maintenance and Cleaning Before any maintenance or cleaning is carried out you must DISCONNECT the appliance from the electricity supply. Descaling The water we normally use contains lime. It is a good idea to periodically use a water softening powder in the machine.
  • Page 24: Cleaning The Filter

    Cleaning the filter The water drain filter A clean filter is important for the correct functioning of the machine, and should therefore be cleaned after every washing programme. Open the filter door and place a container underneath to catch any spillage. If the filter is blocked and the machine is unable to drain you will need to drain the water manually from the machine at this stage.
  • Page 25: Something Not Working

    Something Not Working In the event of operating problems, you are advised to read the following chart carefully before calling the service centre. The following alarm codes may be displayed: - E00: problem with the water supply - E10: problem with water draining - E20: door open Once the problem has been eliminated, press the START/PAUSE button to restart the programme.
  • Page 26: Service & Spare Parts

    Zanussi Service Force Centre. Service & Spare Parts If you require an engineer or wish to purchase spare parts contact your local Zanussi Service Force Centre by telephoning: 0870 5 929929 Your telephone call will be routed to the Service Centre covering your post code area.
  • Page 27: Standard Guarantee Conditions

    Standard guarantee conditions We, Zanussi Limited undertake that if, within 12 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...
  • Page 28: Installation Instructions

    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 29: Unpacking

    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. Lay the machine gently on its back, making sure that the hoses are not squashed.
  • Page 30: Water Inlet

    Water inlet Before connecting the hose be sure to fit the mesh filter «A» supplied as per diagram. Installation should comply with local water authority and building regulations’ requirements. Set the hose correctly by loosening the ring nut. After positioning the inlet hose, be sure to tighten the ring nut again to prevent leaks.
  • Page 31: Levelling

    Levelling Level the washing machine by raising or lowering the feet. The feet may be tight to adjust as they incorporate a self locking nut, but the machine MUST be level. Any necessary adjustment can be made with a spanner. Accurate levelling prevents vibration, noise and displacement of the machine during operation.
  • Page 32: Electrical Connection

    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. Before switching on, make sure the electricity supply voltage is the same as that indicated on the appliance’s rating plate.

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