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Bosch SMS40T32GB Operating Instructions Manual

Dishwasher 60cm , activewater white
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  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    en Table of contents Safety instructions ....4 Hygiene ..... . . 16 Half load .
  • Page 4: Safety Instructions

    – Do not add any solvents Safety instructions to the washing chamber. Danger of explosion! Before you switch ON – Open the door carefully the appliance when the programme is still running. There is a risk of hot water spraying Please read the operating and installation out of the appliance.
  • Page 5: Door Lock

    Childproof lock (door lock) Getting to know your D o o r l o c k The description of the childproof lock is at appliance the back in the envelope. * depending on model Diagrams of the control panel and the interior of the appliance can be found in Damage the envelope at the front.
  • Page 6: Water Softening System

    – Find out about the hardness Water softening system value of your tap water. Your water utility company will help you with this. To ensure good washing results, the – Setting can be found in the water dishwasher requires soft water, i.e. hardness table.
  • Page 7: Special Salt

    Using detergents with salt Special salt $ D e t e r g e n t s w i t h s a l t c o m p o n e n t component If combined detergents with a salt Using special salt component are used, salt can usually be Always refill with special salt immediately...
  • Page 8: Rinse Aid

    Setting amount of rinse aid Rinse aid % The amount of rinse aid dispensed can be set in 4 stages. Accordingly 0, 1, 2 or 3 As soon as the rinse-aid refill indicator X displays are lit (see water hardness table). is lit on the fascia, there is still a rinse-aid Factory setting: 2.
  • Page 9: Utensils

    Loading the dishwasher Utensils – Remove large food remnants. It is not necessary to prerinse utensils under Not suitable running water. – Cutlery and utensils made of wood. – Place the utensils so that – Delicate decorative glasses, craft and –...
  • Page 10: Pans

    Pans E tagere * E t a g e r e Bottom basket 1b The etagere and the space underneath can be used for small cups and glasses or for larger items of cutlery, such as wooden spoons or serving cutlery. The etagere can be folded up if not required.
  • Page 11: Small Accessories Holder

    Small accessories holder * A djusting the height of the S m a l l a c c e s s o r i e s h o l d e r A d j u s t i n g t h e h e i g h t o f t h e b a s k e t basket * * depending on model Light-weight plastic accessories, e.g.
  • Page 12: Detergent

    Top basket with side levers Detergent – Pull out the top basket 1" out. – To lower the basket, press in the left You can use tablets as well as powder and then the right lever on the outside or liquid detergents for dishwashers, but of the basket.
  • Page 13: Adding Detergent

    Adding detergent If the utensils are only lightly soiled, slightly – If the detergent dispenser 9" is still less than the indicated amount closed, press the lock 9* to open the of detergent is usually adequate. detergent dispenser. Suitable detergents and care products Pour detergent into the dry detergent can be purchased online via our website dispenser 9"...
  • Page 14 Notes – You will obtain optimum rinsing and drying results by using solo detergents and applying salt and rinse aid separately. – If programmes are short, tablets may not have full cleaning effect due to different dissolving properties and there may even be undissolved detergent residue.
  • Page 15: Overview Of Programmes

    Overview of programmes The max. possible number of programmes is illustrated in this overview. The corresponding programmes for your appliance can be found on the fascia. Type of utensils Type of soiling Programme Possible additional Programme sequence options Prerinse very adhesive Clean 70°...
  • Page 16: Additional Options

    Additional options Washing the dishes Programme data * depending on model Additional options can be set with the The programme data (consumption buttons P. values) can be found in the summary of instructions. This data refers to normal Ÿ Express Wash/ Speed Perfect/ conditions and the water hardness set E x p r e s s W a s h / S p e e d P e r f e c t ( V a r i o S p e e d ) value 2.
  • Page 17: Timer Programming

    T imer programming * Interrupting the programme T i m e r p r o g r a m m i n g – Switch off ON/OFF switch (. * depending on model You can delay the start of the programme The LEDs go out.
  • Page 18: Intensive Drying

    Intensive drying Maintenance and care The final rinse uses a higher temperature which improves the drying result. A regular inspection and maintenance of The running time may increase slightly. your machine will help to prevent faults. (Caution if utensils are delicate!) This saves time and prevents problems.
  • Page 19: Filters

    Filters Spray arms The filters 1R keep large foreign objects Limescale and contaminants in the rinsing in the rinsing water away from the pump. water may block nozzles and bearings on the spray arms 1: and 1B. These foreign objects may occasionally block the filters.
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting

    Waste water pump Troubleshooting Large food remnants or foreign objects which were not captured by the filters may The majority of faults which could occur in block the waste water pump. The rinsing daily operation can be rectified by the water will then be above the filter.
  • Page 21: When The Appliance Is Switched On

    ... when the appliance is – Switch on the appliance. switched on – Water is left in the appliance at the end of the programme. The appliance does not start. – Waste water hose – The mains fuse has tripped. is blocked or kinked.
  • Page 22: During The Wash Cycle

    ... during the wash cycle White stains on the utensils/glasses remain milky. Unusual foam formation. If phosphate-free detergents are used with – Handwash liquid in the rinse aid hard tap water, white deposits may be dispenser. deposited more easily on utensils and Spilled rinse aid causes excessive the container walls.
  • Page 23: Customer Service

    Customer service Installation If the advice given does not resolve your The dishwasher must be connected problem, please contact your customer correctly, otherwise it will not function service. Contact details can be found on properly. The specifications for the inlet the back cover of this instruction manual and outlet as well as the electrical or in the enclosed customer service list.
  • Page 24: Delivery

    – After installing the appliance, ensure Installation that the plug is easily accessible. The required installation dimensions can (see Electrical connection) be found in the installation instructions. – Some models: Level the appliance with the aid of the height-adjustable feet. Ensure that the The plastic housing on the water appliance is situated securely on the floor.
  • Page 25: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection Transportation – Connect the appliance to an Empty the dishwasher and secure loose alternating current only, ranging from parts. 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.
  • Page 26: Waste Disposal

    Waste disposal Both the packaging of new appliances and the old appliances themselves contain valuable raw materials and recyclable materials. Please dispose of the individual parts separated according to type. Please ask your dealer or inquire at your local authority about current means of disposal.