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  • Page 1 Dishwasher SR… User manual Register your product on My Siemens and discover exclusive services and offers. The future moving in. Siemens Home Appliances...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Table of contents Safety ..........   4 Features.........    21 General information...... 4 Top basket ........ 22 Intended use........ 4 Bottom basket ........ 23 Restriction on user group.... 4 Cutlery basket ........ 24 Safe installation ........ 5 Cutlery drawer ........ 24 Safe use ........... 6 Etagere ........... 25 Damaged appliance ...... 8 Folding prongs ....... 25 Risk to children ........ 9 Small items holder ...... 26...
  • Page 3 Basic operation ......   37 Customer Service......   59 Opening appliance door .... 37 Product number (E-Nr.) and pro- duction number (FD) ...... 60 Switching on the appliance .... 37 AQUA-STOP guarantee .... 60 Setting a programme ..... 37 Setting additional functions .... 37 Technical specifications....   60 Setting timer programming .... 37 Starting the programme .... 38 Interrupting programme .... 38...
  • Page 4: Safety

    en Safety Safety Please read the safety information to ensure that you use the ap- pliance safely. General information ¡ Read this instruction manual carefully. Only this will ensure you use the appliance safely and efficiently. ¡ Keep the instruction manual and the product information safe for future reference or for the next owner.
  • Page 5: Safe Installation

    Safety en Safe installation Follow these safety instructions when installing the appliance. WARNING ‒ Risk of injury! Improper installation may cause injury. ▶ When installing and connecting the appliance, follow the in- structions in the manual and installation instructions. WARNING ‒ Risk of electric shock! ¡...
  • Page 6: Safe Use

    en Safety ▶ Only use adapters approved by the manufacturer. WARNING ‒ Risk of injury! Hinges move when opening and closing the appliance door and can cause injury. ▶ If built-under or integrable appliances are not in a cavity so that one side is accessible, the hinge area must be covered at the side.
  • Page 7 Safety en ¡ Highly caustic alkaline or highly acidic cleaning agents in con- junction with aluminium parts in the interior of the appliance may cause explosions. ▶ Never use highly caustic alkaline or highly acidic cleaning agents, in particular commercial or industrial products, in conjunction with aluminium parts (e.g.
  • Page 8: Damaged Appliance

    en Safety ¡ If the insulation of the power cord is damaged, this is danger- ous. ▶ Never let the power cord come into contact with hot appli- ance parts or heat sources. ▶ Never let the power cord come into contact with sharp points or edges.
  • Page 9: Risk To Children

    Safety en Risk to children Follow the safety instructions if there are children in your home. WARNING ‒ Risk of suffocation! ¡ Children may put packaging material over their heads or wrap themselves up in it and suffocate. ▶ Keep packaging material away from children. ▶...
  • Page 10: Safety Systems

    en Safety WARNING ‒ Risk of injury! Children may get their fingers caught in the slots of the tablet collecting tray and injure themselves. ▶ Keep children away from the appliance when open. WARNING ‒ Risk of suffocation! Children may become trapped in the appliance and suffocate. ▶...
  • Page 11: Preventing Material Damage

    Preventing material damage en Only use the water hoses sup- ▶ Preventing material damage Preventing material dam- plied with the appliance or genu- ine spare hoses. Never re-use water hoses that ▶ have been used before. Preventing material damage Safe installation ¡...
  • Page 12: Childproof Lock

    en Childproof lock So as not to scratch the finish ▶ Environmental protection and saving energy Environmental protection on the appliance, do not use sponges with a rough surface or and saving energy abrasive cleaning agents. To prevent corrosion, do not use Help protect the environment by us- Environmental protection and saving energy ▶...
  • Page 13: Aquasensor

    Installation and connection en ¡ Rubber apron AquaSensor ¡ Mains cable The AquaSensor is an optical meas- ¡ Quick reference guide uring device (light barrier) which measures the turbidity of the washing Installing and connecting the water. You can save water with the appliance AquaSensor.
  • Page 14: Drainage Connection

    en Installation and connection Drainage connection Electrical connection Connect your appliance to drainage Connect your appliance to the power connection so dirty water is dis- supply. charged via the wash cycle. Connecting the appliance to the Installing the drainage connection electricity supply Consult the installation instructions Notes supplied for the steps required...
  • Page 15: Familiarising Yourself With Your Appliance

    Familiarising yourself with your appliance en Familiarising yourself with your appliance Familiarising yourself with your appliance Familiarising yourself with your appliance Appliance You can find an overview of the parts of your appliance here. Rating plate Rating plate with "E number and FD number" → Page 60.
  • Page 16: Controls

    en Familiarising yourself with your appliance "Detergent" → Page 32 is added to the detergent Detergent dispenser dispenser. "Bottom basket" → Page 23 Bottom basket "Filter system" → Page 43 Filter system Dispenser for special salt Add special salt for the "Water softening system" → Page 28 to the dispenser for special salt. Tablet collecting tray During the wash cycle tablets automatically fall out of the detergent dispenser into the tablet collecting tray...
  • Page 17 Familiarising yourself with your appliance en A B C "Switching on the appliance" → Page 37 ON/OFF button "Switching off the appliance" → Page 38 "Programmes" → Page 18 Programme buttons "Display for water supply lights up" → Page 48 Water supply display "Water softening system" → Page 28 Special salt refill indicator "Rinse aid system"...
  • Page 18: Programmes

    en Programmes Programmes Programmes You can find an overview of the pro- running time will change if the rinse Programmes grammes that can be selected here. aid system is switched off or rinse Different programmes, which can be aid needs to be added. found on the control panel of your The consumption values can be appliance, are available depending...
  • Page 19 Programmes en Programme Programme se- Additional functions quence Tableware: Most economical pro- → "Additional func- ¡ Cleaning mixed gramme: tableware and cut- ¡ Pre-Rinse tions", Page 20 Eco 50° lery. ¡ Cleaning 50 °C Level of soiling: ¡ Intermediate rinse ¡ Removing common ¡ Rinsing 60 °C household food rem- ¡...
  • Page 20: Information For Test Institutes

    en Additional functions Programme Programme se- Additional functions quence Tableware: Time-optimised: ExtraDry ¡ Cleaning mixed ¡ Cleaning 65 °C Shine & Dry 1 hr Programme → "Additional func- tableware and cut- ¡ Intermediate rinse lery. tions", Page 20 ¡ Rinsing 70 °C Level of soiling: ¡...
  • Page 21: Features

    Features en Additional func- Additional func- tion tion ¡ Energy and water con- ¡ For a better drying res- sumption are increased. ult the final rinse tem- ExtraDry perature is increased ¡ Switch on with small and the drying phase loads. Half Load extended.
  • Page 22: Top Basket

    en Features Press in the levers on the right and Top basket left on the outside of the basket. Arrange cups and glasses in the top basket. The basket can then slip down slightly. Raise or lower the basket evenly to Knife shelf the right level.
  • Page 23: Bottom Basket

    Features en Remove the basket. Bottom basket Arrange pans and plates in the bot- tom basket. Insert the basket at the right bas- ket height. → "Basket heights", Page 27 Cutlery basket Large plates up to a diameter of 31/34 cm can be arranged as shown.
  • Page 24: Cutlery Basket

    en Features To fold down a side shelf, push the Cutlery basket lever forwards and fold down Arrange cutlery in the cutlery basket, the side shelf ⁠ . always without sorting it and with the To fold down the front prongs, sharp points downwards.
  • Page 25: Etagere

    Features en Etagere Folding prongs Use the etagere and space under- Use the folding prongs to position neath for small cups and glasses or tableware securely, e.g. plates. for large items of cutlery, e.g. wooden spoons or serving cutlery. You can fold the prongs down to po- sition pans, bowls and glasses You can adjust the height of the better.
  • Page 26: Small Items Holder

    en Features Small items holder Baking sheet spray head Use the small items holder to posi- Use the baking sheet spray head to tion small items of tableware, e.g. clean large items of tableware, e.g. light plastic parts. trays, grilles and plates. Arrange max.
  • Page 27: Basket Heights

    Features en Turn the baking sheet spray head Removing baking sheet spray head anticlockwise and remove from the If you no longer require the baking holder. sheet spray head, remove it from the Insert the top basket in the appli- appliance. ance.
  • Page 28: Before Using For The First Time

    en Before using for the first time "Set the water softening system." Before using for the first time Before using for the → Page 29 first time "Set the amount of rinse aid to be dispensed." → Page 31 Configure the settings for initial start- Before using for the first time Tip: You can change these settings and other "Basic settings"...
  • Page 29: Setting Water Softening System

    Water softening system en ¡ Special salt can damage the tub Setting water softening sys- due to corrosion. To make sure that any special ▶ salt that escapes is washed out Set the water hardness on your appli- of the tub, add the special salt ance.
  • Page 30: Switching Off Water Softening System

    en Water softening system Release programme button A and Switching off water softening ⁠ . system a Programme button A flashes and the display shows H:04. Note To avoid damage to the appliance, only Press programme button C re- switch off the water softening system in peatedly until the display shows the following cases: H:00.
  • Page 31: Rinse Aid System

    Rinse aid system en applicable standard and using the Add rinse aid up to the max mark. Eco 50° programme and the factory value of the water hardness is set to 16 - 20°E. Rinse aid system Rinse aid system You can use the rinse aid system Rinse aid system and rinse aid to get tableware and glasses rinsed perfectly without...
  • Page 32: Switching Rinse Aid System Off

    en Detergent – A higher setting adds more Detergent Detergent rinse aid during the wash cycle, reduces water marks and im- Find out which detergents are suit- Detergent proves the drying result. able for your appliance. Press to save the setting. Suitable detergents Switching rinse aid system off Only use detergents that are suitable...
  • Page 33: Unsuitable Detergents

    Detergent en depending on the combination (4in1, Detergent Description 5in1, ...), additional components such Liquid detergent Liquid detergent works as glass protection or stainless steel faster and is recommen- cleaner. ded for shorter Pro- According to manufacturers, com- grammes without PreR- bined detergents generally only func- inse.
  • Page 34: Adding Detergent

    en Detergent ¡ According to manufacturers, com- Add the detergent to the dry deter- bined detergents with salt replace- gent dispenser. ment substances can only be used up to a certain water hardness, 50 ml usually 26 °E, without adding spe- 25 ml cial salt.
  • Page 35: Tableware

    Tableware en Close the lid of the detergent dis- Damage to glass and table- penser. ware Avoid damage to glass and table- ware. Cause Recommendation The following table- Only put tableware in ware is not dish- the dishwasher if it is washer-safe: marked as dish- ¡...
  • Page 36: Arrange Tableware

    en Tableware To save resources, do not pre- Cause Recommendation rinse tableware under running wa- The water temperat- Select a programme ter. ure of the programme with lower temperat- Observe the following when arran- is too high. ures. ging tableware: After the programme –...
  • Page 37: Removing Tableware

    Basic operation en cient programme for the combina- Removing tableware tion of energy/water consumption for this type of tableware and evid- WARNING ences conformity with the EU Eco- Risk of injury! design Directive. Hot tableware can cause burns to the If you do not perform any actions skin.
  • Page 38: Starting The Programme

    en Basic operation Tip: To deactivate timer program- Terminate programme ming, press repeatedly until To end a programme early or to "h:00" appears in the display. switch from a programme that has already started, you will need to can- Starting the programme cel it first.
  • Page 39: Basic Settings

    Basic settings en Basic settings Basic settings You can configure the appliance to meet your needs. Basic settings Overview of basic settings The basic settings depend on the features of your appliance. Basic setting Display text Selection Description Water hardness H:04 H:00 - H:07 Set the water softening system to your water hardness.
  • Page 40 en Basic settings Basic setting Display text Selection Description TimeLight S:01 S:00 - S:02 Switch TimeLight on or off. While the programme is running, status information is projected onto the floor below the appliance door relating to timer programming, the programme or the time remaining. If the base panel is pulled forwards or if the appliance is installed at eye level with the cabinet front fitted...
  • Page 41: Changing Basic Settings

    Cleaning and servicing en Basic setting Display text Selection Description ¡ The Eco 50° programme has been selected in conjunction with one or more additional functions. ¡ The button lock has been activated. Level "o:00" switches Eco drying off. Factory setting (may vary according to model) Depending on the appliance specifications Changing basic settings Cleaning and servicing...
  • Page 42: Cleaning Products

    en Cleaning and servicing briefly increased. Consumption val- vised to do so by the display. Once ues, e.g. water and electricity, may you have run the Machine Care pro- also increase. gramme, the indicator goes out. If If the interior is no longer self-cleaned your appliance does not have a re- adequately and deposits occur, see minder function, follow the directions...
  • Page 43: Filter System

    Cleaning and servicing en Pull down the micro filter to re- Filter system move. The filter system removes coarse soiling from the dishwashing cycle. Press the locking catches gether and lift the coarse filter out ⁠ . Micro filter Fine filter Coarse filter Cleaning filters Soiling in the dishwashing water may...
  • Page 44: Cleaning Spray Arms

    en Cleaning and servicing Cleaning spray arms Limescale and soiling in the dish- washing water may block the nozzles and bearings on the spray arms. Clean the spray arms regularly. Unscrew the upper spray arms and pull down to remove Pull up the lower spray arm to re- move.
  • Page 45: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting en Troubleshooting Troubleshooting You can rectify minor faults on your appliance yourself. Read the troubleshoot- Troubleshooting ing information before contacting Customer Service. This will avoid unneces- sary costs. WARNING Risk of electric shock! Improper repairs are dangerous. Repairs to the appliance should only be carried out by trained specialist ▶...
  • Page 46 en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting Appliance door does not If the screws used here are too open at the end of the Eco long, this may deactivate Eco dry- 50° programme. ing. The safety device will switch Call "Customer Service." ▶ → Page 59 Eco drying off.
  • Page 47: Error Code / Fault Display / Signal

    Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Appliance door opens too Door is not correctly adjus- Adjust the appliance door as de- ▶ wide when activated. ted. scribed in the installation instruc- tions. Error code / Fault display / Signal Fault Cause Troubleshooting E:12 lights up.
  • Page 48 en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting E:18 or indicator for water Re-insert the filter in the supply supply lights up. hose. Screw the water connection back Check the water connection for leaks. Restore the power supply. Switch the appliance on. E:22 lights up. Filters are soiled or blocked.
  • Page 49: Washing Results

    Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Another error code appears A technical fault is present. Press . on the display. Unplug the appliance or switch off the fuse. E:01 to E:30 Wait at least 2 minutes. Insert the mains plug of the appli- ance in a socket or switch on the fuse.
  • Page 50 en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting Tableware is not dry. Tableware removed too Wait until the programme ends. early or drying process not Only remove tableware 30 minutes yet ended. after the programme has ended. Rinse aid used has a limited Use a name-brand rinse aid. ▶...
  • Page 51 Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Remnants of food on table- Filters are soiled. Clean the filters. ▶ → "Cleaning filters", Page 43 ware. Filters are inserted incor- Insert the filters properly. → "Filter system", Page 43 rectly and/or not engaged. Engage the filters. Washing programme selec- Select a more intensive washing ▶...
  • Page 52 en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting Water marks on plastic Due to laws of physics Select a more intensive pro- ▶ parts. droplet formation on plastic gramme. surfaces is unavoidable. Position tableware at an angle. ▶ After drying water marks are → "Arrange tableware", Page 36 visible.
  • Page 53 Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Tea residue or lipstick marks Too little detergent is being Use a suitable "Detergent " ▶ → Page 32 and follow the manufac- on tableware. used or is unsuitable. turer's instructions for the amount to be used. Tableware has been pre- Only remove large remnants of food ▶...
  • Page 54 en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting Plastic parts are discol- Tableware has been pre- Only remove large remnants of food ▶ oured. cleaned too intensely. The and do not prerinse tableware. sensors chose a weaker pro- gramme. Stubborn soiling cannot be entirely removed. Removable streaks are Amount of rinse aid to be Set the rinse aid system to a lower...
  • Page 55: Information On Display Panel

    Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Rust spots on cutlery. Salt content in washing wa- Remove any spilled special salt ter is too high. from the tub. Screw the cap of the special salt dispenser on tight. Detergent residue is present Spray arms were blocked by Check that the spray arms are not ▶...
  • Page 56: Malfunctions

    en Troubleshooting Fault Cause Troubleshooting Machine Care indicator Machine care is recommen- Run the Machine Care programme ▶ lights up. ded. without tableware. Use a special machine care ‒ product. The indicator will go out automatic- ally after 3 wash cycles whether Machine Care is carried out or not.
  • Page 57: Mechanical Damage

    Troubleshooting en Fault Cause Troubleshooting Appliance stops during the Top basket is pressing Check whether the rear panel of the ▶ programme or cuts out. against inner door and pre- appliance is being pressed in by a venting appliance door from socket or hose holder that has not being closed securely.
  • Page 58: Clean Wastewater Pump

    en Transportation, storage and disposal Insert the pump cover and press Clean wastewater pump down ⁠ . Large remnants of food or foreign bodies can block the wastewater pump. As soon as the washing water no longer drains properly, the wastewater pump must be cleaned. WARNING Risk of injury! Sharp and pointed objects or frag-...
  • Page 59: Protect Appliance From Frost

    Customer Service en Protect appliance from frost Disposing of old appliance If there is a risk of frost where the ap- Valuable raw materials can be re- pliance will be standing, e.g. in a holi- claimed by recycling. day home, empty the appliance com- pletely.
  • Page 60: Product Number (E-Nr.) And Production Number (Fd)

    en Technical specifications With any warranty claims, we will AQUA-STOP guarantee make sure that your appliance is re- In addition to warranty claims against paired by trained after-sales techni- the seller under the purchase agree- cians using genuine spare parts, in- ment and in addition to our manufac- cluding after the manufacturer's war- turer's warranty, we will provide a re-...
  • Page 61 Technical specifications en yet been published. Please then fol- Power rating 2000 - 2400 W low the instructions on searching for Fuse 10 - 16 A models. The model identifier is made Power consumption Off mode/standby up of the characters before the slash mode: 0.20 W in the product number (E-Nr.) on the Left-on mode: 0.20 W...
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