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Zanussi ZJD 1285 Instruction Booklet

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ZJD 1285


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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

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

    Your New Washer-Dryer Your new washer-dryer, 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

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

    The Control Panel 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 Drying indicator light This light illuminates when the machine is drying. 3 Drying time selector dial Push the dial to pop it out. Graduated up to 120 mins for cottons and synthetics, this dial allows you to select the desired drying time according to the type and quantity of laundry and the required degree of dryness: - Blue sector for cottons...
  • 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 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 and door locked light will illuminate and the machine starts operating.
  • Page 9: Select The Required Option(S)

    4. Select the required option(s) Depress HEAVY SOIL and/or SPIN REDUCTION and/or QUICK WASH and/or RINSE HOLD PLUS button, if required. 5. Select the required programme Turn the programme selector dial clockwise to the programme H or A if you wish to perform the prewash before wash.
  • Page 10: Drying 2.25 Kg Of Cotton

    Drying 2.25 kg of cotton You have for example just machine-washed and spun at 1200 rpm 4.5 kg (10 lb) of laundry. They are cotton fabrics of medium weight which do not need ironing. Switch off the machine. Then remove the laundry from the appliance and divide the items to obtain two loads of approx.
  • Page 11: 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 you want to iron as soon as they are dry. Proceed as follows: 1. Load the laundry Open the door by pulling the door handle outwards. Load the items one at a time and close the door.
  • Page 12: Washing Hints

    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: 1000 g = 1 kg Sheet Pillow case Tablecloth Serviette Tea towel...
  • Page 13: 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 14: Drying Hints

    Drying hints As a dryer, the machine works on the condensation principle. Therefore, the water taps 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 Synthetics...
  • 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 Degree of soil Wash programme and type of laundry For heavy soiled cotton PREWASH items (whites and coloureds). White cotton, for example normally soiled BOILWASH work garments, sheets, household linen, underwear, towels. Fast coloured cotton or FAST linen fabrics, shirts, COLOUREDS...
  • Page 17 Washing Programmes Programmes for synthetics, delicates and wool Degree of soil Wash programme and type of laundry Heavy soiled synthetics PREWASH or mixed fabrics, not wool Synthetic or mixed fabrics, underwear, MIXED coloured garments, FABRICS non-shrink shirts, blouses. Underwear, no-iron MIXED shirts, blouses FABRICS...
  • Page 18: Drying Programmes

    Drying Programmes Degree of Programme drying Bathrobes, bath towels, terry towels, Cotton & linen knitwear, babywear Store dry (*) for items which you want to put away without ironing Mixed Shirts, blouses, fabrics, outerwear synthetics Sheets, tablecloths, Cotton & table napkins etc. linen Iron dry for items which...
  • 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

    The water inlet filters If your water is very hard or contains traces of lime deposit, the water inlet filters may become clogged. It is therefore a good idea to clean them from time to time. Turn off the water taps. Unscrew the water inlet hoses. Clean the filters using a hard bristle brush.
  • Page 21: Something Not Working

    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. 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

    Service & Spare Parts In the event of your appliance requiring service, or if you wish to purchase spare parts, please contact your local Zanussi Service Force Centre by telephoning: 0870 5 929929 Your telephone call will be automatically routed to the Service Force Centre covering your post code area.
  • Page 23: Zanussi Guarantee Conditions

    Zanussi 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 24: Zanussi Service Force

    To contact your local Zanussi Service Force Centre telephone CHANNEL ISLANDS GUERNSEY Guernsey Electricity PO Box 4 Vale, Guernsey Channel Islands JERSEY Jersey Electricity Company PO Box 45 Queens Road St Helier Jersey Channel Islands JE4 8NY SCOTLAND ABERDEEN 54 Claremont Street...
  • Page 25 To contact your local Zanussi Service Force Centre telephone MIDLANDS BIRMINGHAM 66 Birch Road East (M18) Wyrley Road Ind. Estate Witton Birmingham B6 6DB BOURNE Manning Road Ind. Estate (M44) Pinfold Road Bourne PE10 9HT BRIDGNORTH 68 St. Mary’s Street...
  • Page 26: 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 27: G 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.
  • 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: G 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 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.
  • Page 31: G Building-In

    Building-in This appliance has been designed to be built into the kitchen furniture. The recess should have the dimensions shown in picture A. Preparation and assembly of the door The machine is originally pre-arranged for the assembly of a door opening from right to left. In this case it is sufficient to screw in the hinges (1) and the counter-magnet (6) provided with the appliance, at the right level (Fig.
  • Page 32 Recommendations regarding the construction and fitting of a base when the installation requires an integrated appliance to be raised Where the appliance has been raised by mounting onto a wooden base provided by the installer. The material used to construct the base should have a non slip surface, be water repellent and if possible be one solid piece.
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