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Beko WMD 261 W Installation & Operating Instructions And Washing Guidance

Beko WMD 261 W Installation & Operating Instructions And Washing Guidance

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  • Page 1 WMD 261 W...
  • Page 2 Please read this user manual first! Dear Customer, We hope that you get the best results from the product which has been manufactured in state-of-the-art plants and passed through a strict quality control procedure. Therefore, please read the entire user manual carefully before using the product and keep it as a reference for future use.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 Your washing machine ... . Special programmes ....Overview ......Temperature selection .
  • Page 4: Your Washing Machine

    Your washing machine Overview 2- Top panel 3- Control panel 7- Detergent drawer 8- Drain hose...
  • Page 5 WMD 261 W 230V~/50Hz 2200 1100 1.35 0.25...
  • Page 6: Important Safety Instructions

    Important safety instructions This section contains safety instructions remove the filter while there is still that will help protect from risk of personal water in the drum. Otherwise, risk of follow these instructions shall void any occur. warranty. General safety door.
  • Page 7 let them to tamper with the product. Use child lock to prevent children from intervening with the product. door when leaving the room where the product is located. safe place away from the reach of the children.
  • Page 8: Installation

    Installation Removing packaging To make the product ready for use, reinforcement review the information in the user manual and make sure that the electricity, tap water Tilt the machine backwards to remove supply and water drainage systems are packaging reinforcement by pulling the appropriate before installation.
  • Page 9: Connecting Water Supply

    the User Manual bag into the holes on the rear panel. (P) 2. Tighten all hose nuts by hand. Never use a wrench when tightening the nuts. in a safe place to reuse when the washing machine needs to be moved again in the future.
  • Page 10: Connecting To The Drain

    Connecting to the drain an appropriate clamp as not to come off and leak. directly connected to the wastewater Adjusting the feet drain or to the washbasin. In order to ensure that the product operates more silent and vibration- hose comes out of its housing free, it must stand level and balanced during water discharge.
  • Page 11 for any damages that will arise when the fuse cover has been fitted. Colour of the product is used without grounding in replacement fuse cover must be the same accordance with the local regulations. colour as that visible on the pin face of the plug.
  • Page 12: First Use

    First use connections. Before starting to use the product, make 3. Drain the remaining water in the sure that all preparations are made in product completely; see, "Draining accordance with the instructions in remaining water and cleaning the sections "Important safety instructions" pump filter".
  • Page 13: Preparation Things To Be Done For Energy Saving

    Preparation Things to be done for energy saving Following information will help you use the product in an ecological and energy- Wash with sensitive, Washing water efficient manner. .short programmes temperature capacity allowed by the programme you have selected, but do not overload;...
  • Page 14: Correct Load Capacity

    and the washing programme desired. amount of water according to the weight of the loaded laundry. Follow the information in the “Programme and consumption table”. When overloaded, machine’s washing performance will drop. Moreover, noise and vibration problems may occur. Laundry types and their average weights in Take out all items in the pockets the following table are given as examples.
  • Page 15: Using Detergent And Softener

    Using detergent and softener special detergents (liquid detergent, Detergent Drawer wool shampoo, etc.) used solely for The detergent drawer is composed of three delicate clothes. compartments: - (I) for pre-wash and quilts, it is recommended to use - (II) for main wash liquid detergent.
  • Page 16 putting in the detergent cup. Tablet detergents may leave residues in the detergent compartment. If you encounter such a case, place the tablet detergent between the laundry, close to the lower part of the drum in future washings. Use the tablet or gel detergent without selecting the prewash function.
  • Page 17 together with detergents; however, if its thickness is not the same with the detergent, put the detergent first into the compartment nr. “II” in the detergent drawer and wait until the detergent flows while the machine agent from the same compartment while the machine is still taking in water.
  • Page 18: Tips For Efficient Washing

    Tips for efficient washing Clothes Light colours and Delicates/ Colors Dark colors whites Woolens/Silks (Recommended (Recommended (Recommended (Recommended temperature temperature temperature range temperature range range based range based based on soiling based on soiling level: on soiling level: on soiling level: level: 40-90C) cold-40C) cold-40C)
  • Page 19: Operating The Product

    Operating the product Control panel 2 - Programme Follow-up indicator Preparing the machine Make sure that the hoses are connected Heavily soiled white cottons tightly. Plug in your machine. Turn the and linens. (coffee table covers, tap on completely. Place the laundry in tableclothes, towels, bed sheets, etc.) softener.
  • Page 20: Main Programmes

    that particular type of fabric. When selecting a programme, always consider the type of fabric, colour, durable cotton and linen laundry in this degree of soiling and permissible programme with the highest energy and water temperature. water saving compared to all other wash water temperature may differ from the temperature.
  • Page 21 • Xpress Super Short Use this programme to wash your little amount of lightly soiled cotton clothes in a short time. • Shirts Use this programme to wash the shirts made of cotton,synthetic and synthetic blended fabrics together. Special programmes For specific applications, select any of the following programmes.
  • Page 23 ** “Cotton eco 40°C and Cotton eco 60°C are standard cycles.” These cycles are known as ‘40°C cotton standard cycle’ and ‘60°C cotton standard cycle’ and indicated with the symbols on the panel. The auxiliary functions in the table may vary according to the model of your machine. Water and power consumption may vary subject to the changes in water pressure, water hardness and temperature, ambient temperature, type and amount of laundry, selection of auxiliary functions and spin speed, and changes in electric voltage.
  • Page 24 Auxiliary function selection If you are not going to unload your Use the following auxiliary functions clothes immediately after the programme according to your daily needs. Select completes, you may use rinse hold the desired auxiliary functions before function to keep your laundry in the final starting the programme.
  • Page 25: Starting The Programme

    Changing the Delayed Start period To activate the Child Lock: Press Delayed Start button. Every time and 2 the button is pressed, the period will Function buttons for 3 seconds. The change in 3-hour increments and the light and 2 of the selected delayed start time will turn buttons will flash while you keep the buttons pressed for 3 seconds.
  • Page 26: Progress Of Programme

    Changing the selections after Progress of programme programme has started Progress of a running programme Switching the machine to pause can be followed from the Programme mode of every programme step, the relevant indicator light will turn on and light of the the machine to pause mode while a completed step will turn off.
  • Page 27 programme will start depending on the step the previous programme was cancelled in. For example, it may take in additional water or continue to wash with the water inside. Depending on the step where the programme was cancelled in, you may have to put detergent and softener again for the programme you have selected anew.
  • Page 28: Maintenance And Cleaning

    Maintenance and cleaning Service life of the product extends and (compartment nr. II). If the anti-limescale frequently faced problems decrease if is in tablet form, put only one tablet into cleaned at regular intervals. compartment nr. II. Dry the inside of the bellow with a clean piece of cloth after the Cleaning the detergent drawer programme has come to an end.
  • Page 29: Draining Remaining Water And Cleaning The Pump Filter

    cleaned as they do get dirty. Temperature of the water inside the avoid burning risk, filter must be cleaned after the water in the machine cools down. 2. Open the filter cap. If the filter cap is composed of two pieces, press the tab on the filter cap downwards and pull the piece out towards yourself.
  • Page 30 while installing it into its housing. Seat the filter into its place completely. Otherwise, water may leak from the filter cap. pieces, close the filter cap by pressing on the tab. If it is one piece, seat the tabs in the lower part into their places first, and then press the upper part to a.
  • Page 31: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Programme cannot be started or selected. Press and hold Start / Pause / Cancel button for 3 seconds to reset the machine to factory settings. (See "Cancelling the programme") Water in the machine. This is not a failure; water is not harmful to the machine.
  • Page 32 Loading door cannot be opened. Drain the water by running the Pump or Spin programme. Wait until the programme completes. Wait for a couple of minutes for deactivation of the door lock. Washing takes longer time than the one specified in the manual. Machine waits until taking in adequate amount of water to prevent poor washing quality due to the decreased amount of water.
  • Page 33 Machine does not switch to spinning step. Automatic unbalanced load detection system might be activated due to the unbalanced distribution of the laundry in the drum. Machine does not switch to spinning step when the laundry is not evenly distributed in the drum to prevent any damage to the machine and to its surrounding environment.
  • Page 34 Colour of the clothes faded. Do not load the machine in excess. Keep detergents closed in an environment free of humidity and do not expose them to excessive temperatures. Select the proper programme and temperature according to the type and soiling degree of the laundry. Clean the drum regularly.
  • Page 35 Detergent residue in the detergent drawer. Dry the detergent drawer before putting in detergent. Keep detergents closed in an environment free of humidity and do not expose them to excessive temperatures. Check the water pressure. Check the holes and clean if they are clogged. Call the Authorised Service Agent.
  • Page 36 Foam is overflowing from the detergent drawer. Mix 1 tablespoonful softener and ½ l water and pour into the main wash compartment of the detergent drawer. Put detergent into the machine suitable for the programmes and maximum loads indicated in the “Programme and consumption table”. When you use additional chemicals (stain removers, bleaches and etc), reduce the amount of detergent.
  • Page 37: Guarantee

    flaps, handles or Should you experience any difficulty in container lids. obtaining service please contact the Beko Customer Help-Line. including but not limited to, ice trays, scrapers, cutlery baskets, filters and light bulbs.
  • Page 38: Service

    Should you experience any difficulty in require attention under guarantee. obtaining service please contact the Beko Customer Help-Line. below; it will help us assist you when e-mail:service@beko.co.uk requesting service.