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  • Page 1 Dishwasher SN.../SX... en Instruction manual...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of contents e n I n s t r u c t i o n m a n u a l Intended use ....4 Utensils.
  • Page 4: Intended Use

    en Intended use Intended use Operating the appliance ..28 Programme data ....28 This appliance is intended AquaSensor ....28 ■...
  • Page 5: Before You Switch On The Appliance

    Safety instructions en Keep children below the age of Installation 8 years old at a safe distance Following installation, ensure from the appliance and power ■ that the back of the cable. dishwasher is not freely accessible (protection Before you switch ON the against contact due to hot appliance surface).
  • Page 6 en Safety instructions Also follow the installation Please note that the ■ ■ instructions for the insulation material of the dishwasher to ensure that all dishwasher power cord may appliances are operated melt next to heat sources safely. (e.g. heating / hot water If there is no information or if installations) or hot ■...
  • Page 7: In Daily Use

    Safety instructions en In daily use Activate the child-proof lock (door lock) as follows: Read and observe the safety Pull the catch of the information and instructions for child-proof lock towards use on the packaging for yourself (1). cleaning and rinsing agents. Close the door (2).
  • Page 8: Button Lock

    en Safety instructions If any of the buttons are Deactivate the child-proof lock pressed while the programme (door lock) as follows: Press the catch of the is running, ’– will appear in the child-proof lock to the right display window. It is not (1).
  • Page 9: Disposal

    Safety instructions en Disposal Warning Risk of explosion! Make redundant appliances Do not add any solvents to the unusable to prevent rinsing compartment. Danger of subsequent accidents. explosion! Dispose of the appliance in an environmentally friendly Warning manner. Risk of scalding! Open the door carefully when Warning the programme is still running.
  • Page 10: Environmental Protection

    en Environmental protection When opening and closing Environmental ■ the door on an eye-level protection appliance, ensure that children do not become Both the packaging of new appliances jammed or crushed between t e c t i o n E n v i r o n m e n t a l p r o and the old appliances themselves the appliance door and the contain valuable raw materials and...
  • Page 11: Getting To Know Your Appliance

    Getting to know your appliance en Appliance interior Getting to know your See Fig. ~ Page 2 appliance 1" Interior light * 1* Cutlery drawer * Diagrams of the control panel and the y o u r a p p l i a n c e G e t t i n g t o k n o w 12 Top basket interior of the appliance can be found at...
  • Page 12: Overview Of Menu

    en Getting to know your appliance Overview of menu The settings can be found in the individual chapters. You can change The dishwasher has been preset with these factory settings. certain settings for your convenience. Setting up Factory setting Description •...
  • Page 13: Water Softening System

    Water softening system/special salt en Adjusting the water softening Water softening system system / special salt You can set the amount of salt that should be added to a value between To ensure good rinsing results, the •:‹‹ and •:‹ˆ. No salt is needed with s y s t e m / s p e c i a l s a W a t e r s o f t e n i n g dishwasher requires soft water, i.e.
  • Page 14: Detergent With A Salt Component

    en Rinse aid Top up the special salt as follows: Rinse aid Undo the screw plug on the dispenser 1R. The rinse aid ensures stain-free dishes Fill the dispenser with water R i n s e a i d and clear glasses. Use only rinse aid (required only when switching on the for domestic dishwashers.
  • Page 15: Setting Amount Of Rinse Aid

    Utensils en Setting amount of rinse aid Using detergent with a rinse aid component You can set the amount of rinse aid that In general, you can use detergent with a should be added to a value between r i n s e a i d c o m p o n e D e t e r g e n t w i t h a rinse aid component up to a water §:‹‹...
  • Page 16: Glass And Utensil Damage

    en Utensils Glass and utensil damage Upper basket Arrange cups and glasses in the upper Causes: basket 12. Glass type and glass production ■ process. Chemical composition of the ■ detergent. Water temperature of the wash ■ programme. Recommendation: Use only glasses and porcelain ■...
  • Page 17: Lower Basket

    Utensils en Lower basket Cutlery basket * Place cutlery, always unsorted with the Arrange pots and plates in the lower C u t l e r y b a s k e t tips face down, in the cutlery basket *. basket 1j.
  • Page 18: Etagere

    en Utensils Etagere * Depending on the features of your dishwasher, you can fold down the side The etagere and the space underneath shelves to provide more room for taller E t a g e r e can be used for small cups and glasses items of cutlery.
  • Page 19: Folding Spikes

    Utensils en Folding spikes * Knife rack * * Depending on the features of your * Depending on the features of your F o l d i n g s p i k e s K n i f e r a c k dishwasher, the spikes can be folded dishwasher, the upper basket is fitted down.
  • Page 20: Unloading The Dishwasher

    en Utensils Unloading the dishwasher Insert the spray head as follows: Remove upper basket 12. To prevent water from dripping off the Insert spray head as illustrated and upper basket onto the utensils in the turn to the right. lower basket, it is recommended Spray head is engaged.
  • Page 21 Utensils en Upper basket with side levers Appliance height 86.5 cm With cutlery basket Upper Lower Pull out upper basket 12. basket basket Hold the sides of the basket along Setting 1 max. ø 24 cm 34 cm the upper edge. This prevents it from suddenly Setting 2 max.
  • Page 22: Detergent

    en Detergent Adding detergent Detergent If the detergent dispenser 9* is still You can use tablets as well as powder closed, actuate locking bar 92 to D e t e r g e n t or liquid detergents for dishwashers, but open it.
  • Page 23: Combination Detergent

    Detergent en Combination detergent Close cover on the detergent dispenser. Apart from conventional detergents Cover “clicks” into position. (Solo), a number of products are offered with additional functions. These products contain not only the detergent but also rinse-aid and salt replacement substances (3in1) and, depending on the combination (4in1, 5in1, ...), additional components such as glass...
  • Page 24 en Detergent Even if the rinse-aid and/or salt refill Notes ■ If you want to add more utensils after indicator is lit, the rinse programme ■ the programme has started, do not will run correctly with combined use the tablet collecting tray 1B as detergents.
  • Page 25: Overview Of Programmes

    Overview of programmes en Overview of programmes The max. possible number of programmes is illustrated in this overview. The a m m e s O v e r v i e w o f p r o g r corresponding programmes and their arrangement can be found on the fascia. Type of dish Type of soiling Programme...
  • Page 26: Programme Selection

    en Overview of programmes Type of dish Type of soiling Programme Possible Programme sequence additional options Time-optimised: part dried, common Cleaning 65° Œ mixed utensils Extra Dry household food Intermediate rinse and cutlery Shine and Dry 65° remnants Final rinse 70° Drying sensitive Time-optimised:...
  • Page 27: Additional Functions

    Additional functions en Ï intensiveZone * Additional functions Perfect for a mixed load. You can wash i n t e n s i v e Z o n e very soiled pots and pans in the lower * Depending on the features of your i o n s A d d i t i o n a l f u n c t basket together with normally soiled...
  • Page 28: Operating The Appliance

    en Operating the appliance Note: Operating the For ecological reasons the Eco 50° programme is preset whenever the appliance appliance starts. This conserves environmental resources and not least Programme data saves you money. p l i a n c e O p e r a t i n g t h e a p The Eco 50°...
  • Page 29: Programme End

    Operating the appliance en Press START button P. Here’s how to change the setting: The delay timer has been activated. Switch on ON/OFF switch (. To clear the specified delay, press Hold down the programme button the button @ - or + repeatedly until # and then repeatedly press the )"...
  • Page 30: Interrupting The Programme

    en Operating the appliance Interrupting the programme Changing the programme When the START button P has been Caution! pressed, the programme cannot be Expansion (overpressure) may cause changed. The only way a programme the appliance door to jump open and/or can be changed is by Cancel water to escape! If the door was opened programme (Reset).
  • Page 31: Cleaning And Maintenance

    Cleaning and maintenance en Notes Cleaning and Only clean the appliance with ■ special detergents/appliance maintenance cleaners which are suitable for use with dishwashers. A regular inspection and maintenance Regularly wipe the door seals using t e n a n c e C l e a n i n g a n d m a i n ■...
  • Page 32: Machine Care

    en Cleaning and maintenance ‰ Notes Machine Care Remove any coarse soiling in the ■ In combination with commercially interior using a damp cloth. M a c h i n e C a r e available machine cleaning detergents, Run the programme without dishes, ■...
  • Page 33: Filters

    Cleaning and maintenance en Filters Spray arms The filters 1Z keep large foreign Limescale and contaminants in the objects in the rinsing water away from rinsing water may block nozzles and the pump. hese foreign objects may bearings on the spray arms 1: and occasionally block the filters.
  • Page 34: Fault, What To Do

    en Fault, what to do? Clean the waste water pump as Fault, what to do? follows: Disconnect the dishwasher from the Experience has shown that you can power supply. F a u l t , w h a t t o d rectify most faults which occur in daily Take out top basket 12 and bottom operation yourself.
  • Page 35: Fault Table

    Fault, what to do? en Fault table Fault Reason Remedial action “Check water supply” Supply hose kinked. Install supply hose without kinks. display lights up. Tap turned off. Turn on water supply. Tap jammed or calcified. Turn on water supply. Flow rate must be at least 10 l/min.
  • Page 36 en Fault, what to do? Fault Reason Remedial action Fault code “:ƒ… is lit. Waste-water hose kinked or Install hose without kinks, remove any blocked. residue. Siphon connection still sealed. Check connection to siphon and open if required. Cover on the waste water pump Lock cover correctly.
  • Page 37 Fault, what to do? en Fault Reason Remedial action Utensils not dry. Not enough rinse aid in the Refill rinse aid. dispenser, or none at all. Programme without drying was Select programme with drying. selected. ~ "Overview of programmes" on page 25 Water collecting in depressions Arrange utensils in a sloping position, on the utensils and cutlery.
  • Page 38 en Fault, what to do? Fault Reason Remedial action Food remnants on the Utensils placed too closely Arrange utensils with adequate clearance utensils. together, utensils basket between them ensuring that the spray jets overfilled. can reach the surface of the utensils. Prevent contact points.
  • Page 39 Fault, what to do? en Fault Reason Remedial action Detergent residue Detergent dispenser cover 9* Utensils must not be placed above the blocked by utensils and therefore tablet collecting tray 1B. These may does not open fully. block the lid of the detergent dispenser and prevent it from opening fully.
  • Page 40 en Fault, what to do? Fault Reason Remedial action White, stubborn coatings; Detergent substances are Change detergent brand. limescale on the utensils, deposited. These coatings cannot Clean appliance mechanically. container or door. usually be removed with chemicals (appliance cleaner, ...). Hardness range incorrectly set or Set water softening system according to water hardness greater than 8.9...
  • Page 41 Fault, what to do? en Fault Reason Remedial action Plastic parts discoloured. Too low rinsing temperature. Select programme with higher washing temperature. Utensils precleaned too intensely; Do not prerinse utensils. Remove only sensors therefore decide on large food remnants. weak programme sequence. Increase sensitivity of the sensors.
  • Page 42 en Fault, what to do? Fault Reason Remedial action Appliance cannot be Malfunction. Disconnect appliance from the power switched on or operated. supply; pull out the mains plug or switch off the fuse. Wait at least 5 seconds, then connect the appliance to the power supply.
  • Page 43 Fault, what to do? en Fault Reason Remedial action Filling valves making Depends on domestic installation, No remedial action possible. striking noises. as no appliance fault. No effect on appliance function. Knocking or rattling noise. Spray arm strikes the utensils, Position utensils so that the spray arms do utensils not positioned correctly.
  • Page 44: Customer Service

    en Customer service Customer service Installation and connection If you are unable to rectify the fault, C u s t o m e r s e r v i c e please contact your customer service. The dishwasher must be connected We will always find an appropriate c o n n e c t i o n I n s t a l l a t i o n a n d...
  • Page 45: Delivery

    Installation and connection en Delivery Installation Your dishwasher has been checked The required installation dimensions thoroughly in the factory to ensure that can be found in the installation it is in working order. This may cause instructions. Level the appliance with small water stains.
  • Page 46: Drinking Water Connection

    en Installation and connection Drinking water connection Warm water connection* * depending on the configuration of Fasten the drinking water connection i o n H o t w a t e r c o n n e c t your specific dishwasher to the tap according The dishwasher can be connected to to the installation instructions using...
  • Page 47: Electrical Connection

    Installation and connection en Electrical connection Transporting Empty the dishwasher and secure loose Connect the appliance to an ■ parts. alternating current only, ranging from 220 V to 240 V and 50 Hz or 60 Hz Drain the appliance according to the via a correctly installed socket with following steps: protective earth conductor.
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