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Zanussi WDA 1055 W Instruction Booklet

Zanussi washer-dryer instruction bookletc


WDA 1055 W
WDA 1255 W


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  • Page 1 WASHER-DRYER WDA 1055 W WDA 1255 W INSTRUCTION BOOKLET 132999012...
  • 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

    Cleaning the drawer recess 7-10 Cleaning the filter The dangers of freezing Maintenance wash Something Not Working Service and Spare Parts Guarantee Conditions Zanussi Service Force For the Installer Installation Instructions Technical Specifications Unpacking Positioning Water inlet Water drainage Levelling...
  • Page 4: Your New Washer-Dryer

    Your New Washer-Dryer Your new washer-dryer meets all modern requirements for effective treatment of laundry with low water, energy and detergent consumption. It is gentle with your laundry, simple to use and easy to care for. The special wool programme with its new delicate wash system treats your woollens with extreme care.
  • Page 5: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the Appliance 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 Programme guide 3 Drying time selector dial 4 Drying indicator light 5 “Mains-on” light 6 ON/OFF button 7 Half load button 8 Spin Speed selector dial 9 Programme selector dial 10 Door opening handle 11 Filter 12 Adjustable feet Detergent dispenser drawer...
  • Page 6: The Control Panel

    The Control Panel 1 Programme guide 2 Drying time selector dial Graduated up to 120 mins for cottons (black section) and synthetics, (grey section) this dial allows you to select the desired drying time according to the type and quantity of laundry and the required degree of dryness. Turn the dial clockwise only.
  • Page 7: Operating Sequence

    Operating Sequence Before the 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 main wash compartment of the dispenser drawer and start the machine.
  • Page 8: Start The Machine

    6. Start the machine Before starting up the machine check that: the appliance is plugged in the water supply taps are turned on the drain hose is correctly and securely positioned the door and the detergent dispenser drawer are closed. Depress the ON/OFF button: the mains-on light will illuminate and the machine starts operating.
  • Page 9: Washing 2 Kg Of Mixed Fabrics At 50°C

    WASHING 2 KG OF MIXED FABRICS AT 50°C Suppose you have 2 kg of Mixed fabrics to wash. They are rather delicate fabrics and should not be washed at a high temperature. 1. Load the laundry Open the door by pulling the door handle outwards. Place the laundry in the drum, one item at a time, shaking them out as much as possible.
  • Page 10: At The End Of The Programme

    7. At the end of the programme The machine stops automatically. If you have selected the RINSE HOLD option , the machine will stop with the water left in the tub, to prevent the fabric from creasing. To drain only, select position or the drain programme “S”.
  • Page 11: Drying 2.5 Kg Of Cotton

    DRYING 2.5 KG OF COTTON You have for example just machine-washed and spun at 1000 rpm 5 kg (11 lb) of laundry. They are cotton fabrics of medium weight which you want to iron as soon as they are dry. Switch off the machine.
  • Page 12: Autodrying 1 Kg Of Mixed Fabrics

    AUTODRYING 1 KG OF MIXED FABRICS You intend to wash and dry automatically 1 kg (2.2 lb) of mixed fabrics which do not need ironing. Proceed as follows: 1. Load the laundry. 2. Add the washing powder and fabric softener. 3.
  • Page 13: 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 14: Which Detergent To Use

    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 15: 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 16: Washing Programmes

    Washing Programmes Programmes for cotton and linen Wash programme/ Degree of soil Washing symbol and type of laundry WHITES For heavy soiled cotton items. PREWASH White cotton, for example normally soiled work garments, sheets, WHITES household linen, underwear, towels. Fast coloured cotton or FAST linen fabrics, shirts, COLOUREDS...
  • Page 17 Washing Programmes Programmes for synthetics, mixed fabrics, delicates and wool Wash programme/ Degree of soil Washing symbol and type of laundry Synthetic or mixed fabrics, underwear, MIXED coloured garments, FABRICS non-shrink shirts, blouses. WORN Lightly soiled synthetic ONCE or mixed fabrics SHORT Separate spin for hand SPIN...
  • Page 18: Drying Programmes

    Drying Programmes Degree of drying Type of fabric Cotton and linen (towels, T-shirts, bathrobes) Store dry (*) Programme J Suitable for items to put away Synthetics and mixed without ironing fabrics (jumpers, blouses, underwear, household linen) Programme N Cotton and linen Iron dry (sheets, tablecloths, Suitable for...
  • Page 19: 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 use normally contains lime. It is a good idea to periodically use a water softening powder in the machine.
  • Page 20: The Dangers Of Freezing

    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 21: 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 Zanussi Service Force Centre, please carry out the checks listed below. IMPORTANT: if you call out an engineer to a fault listed below, or to repair a fault caused by incorrect use or installation, a charge will be made even if the appliance is under guarantee.
  • Page 22: Service And Spare Parts

    The selected drying time/section is not suitable for the laundry Customer Care For general enquiries concerning your Zanussi appliance or for further information on Zanussi products, please contact our Customer Care Department by letter or telephone as follows: Customer Care Department...
  • Page 23: Guarantee Conditions

    Guarantee Conditions Standard guarantee conditions We, Zanussi 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 option,...
  • Page 24: Zanussi Service Force

    08705 929 929 To contact your local Service Force Centre telephone...
  • Page 25 08705 929 929 To contact your local Service Force Centre telephone...
  • Page 26: Installation Instructions

    50 kPa 800 kPa 5 kg (max 6 kg) 2.5 kg 2.5 kg 2 kg 2.5 kg 2 kg 1000 rpm (WDA 1055 W) 1200 rpm (WDA 1255 W) WDA 1255 W 1.15 kWh 63 litres 63 litres 135 mins...
  • Page 27: 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 28: Water Drainage

    If only a cold water supply is available, connect the two hoses to a cold water outlet by means of a «Y» connection piece. Installation should comply with local water authority and building regulations’ requirements. The appliance must be given a separate cold water supply and not be connected to a mixer tap, a single outlet water heater or a booster pump.
  • Page 29: 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 and stable. Any necessary adjustment can be made with a spanner. Accurate levelling prevents vibration, noise and displacement of the machine during operation.
  • Page 30: 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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