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  • Page 1 Pro Steam Condenser Dryer TK SL5 E...
  • Page 2 We were thinking of you when we made this product...
  • Page 3 You’ve chosen a first class product from Electrolux, which hopefully will provide you with lots of pleasure in the future. Electrolux ambition is to offer a wide variety of quality products that would make your life even more comfortable. You can look at some examples on the cover in this manual.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    4 electrolux Contents Operating Instructions Important safety information Product description Care and cleaning Technical data Consumption values Hints for test institutes Installation Environment Subject to change without notice...
  • Page 5: Operating Instructions

    • In order to avoid danger of fires caused by excessive drying, do not use appliance to dry the following items: cushions, quilts and the like (these items accumulate heat). important safety information electrolux 5...
  • Page 6 6 electrolux important safety information • Items such as foam rubber (latex foam), shower caps, waterproof textiles, rubber backed articles and clothes or pillows fitted with foam rubber pads should not be dried in the tumble dryer. • Always unplug the appliance after use, clean and maintenance.
  • Page 7 • Only wash fabrics which are designed to be machine dried. Follow the instructions on each garment label. • Do not dry unwashed items in the tumble dryer. • Do not overload the appliance. See the relevant section in the user manual. important safety information electrolux 7...
  • Page 8 8 electrolux important safety information • Clothes which are dripping wet should not be placed in the dryer. • Garments which have been in contact with volatile petroleum products should not be machine dried. If volatile cleaning fluids are used, care should be taken to ensure that the fluid is removed from the garment before placing in the machine.
  • Page 9 9 • When discarding the appliance, cut the electrical supply cable and destroy the plug with the remaining cable. Disable to door catch in order to prevent young children from becoming trapped inside the machine while playing.
  • Page 10: Product Description

    10 electrolux product description Product description Control panel Water recirculation valve/filter Filler neck for steam water tank Drawer with condensed water container Fine strainer (lint filter) Lamp for inside light Large mesh filter (lint filter) Micro-fine filter (lint filter) Loading door (reversible)
  • Page 11: Control Panel

    Screwed feet (with height adjustment) Control panel Programme knob and ON/OFF (Aus) switch Function buttons START PAUSE button DELAY START (Zeitvorwahl) button Status led Display What is shown in the display The display can show the following basic messages: electrolux 11...
  • Page 12 12 electrolux Currently set Pro Steam or drying programme name and cycle duration. Expected time of cycle end. Option icon after option selection. Visualization of additional functions. Each time when the cycle is performed, you are informed by animated progress bar about cycle status.
  • Page 13 Short help-text will change into the time setting view as soon as you press the OPTION or OK button. So that the time and the end of the programme are correctly displayed, please check the time shown in the display and set the current time if necessary. electrolux 13...
  • Page 14 14 electrolux To select the time please use OPTION button to confirm press OK. See also the chapter " Machine settings". Before first use In order to remove any residues which may have been produced during production, wipe the dryer drum with a damp cloth or carry out a brief drying cycle (30 MIN) with damp cloths in the machine.
  • Page 15: Sorting And Preparing Laundry

    Dry at reduced temperature Dry at normal temperature (chooseDELI- CATE option!) electrolux 15 Drying in the tum- ble dryer not pos- sible...
  • Page 16 16 electrolux • To smooth or freshen laundry with a Pro Steam programme, sort laundry by size, weight, material and colour. Only smooth textiles together that are similar in terms of size, weight, material and colour. • Do not dry new, coloured textiles together with light-coloured laundry items.
  • Page 17 17 Use force to push against the loading door (push point - see picture) 2. Load your laundry (do not force it in). Do not jam laundry in between the loading door and rubber seal. 3. Close loading door securely. Lock must audibly lock.
  • Page 18: Pro Steam System

    18 electrolux Pro Steam system Fill steam water tank You must fill up the steam water tank before using a Pro Steam programme for the first time. Use the distilled water provided if there is not yet any condensed water from previous drying programmes (see chapter on ‘Care and cleaning, Emptying...
  • Page 19 To activate recirculation set valve in ON position. To do that: Pull drawer containing condensed water container out a little. Behind the drawer there are two elements: steam water inlet - for manual refilling of steam water container. water recirculation system valve/filter. electrolux 19...
  • Page 20 20 electrolux turn the valve in ON position. Water will be supplied by the water circuit directly to the steam water tank filling it automatically during the next drying cycle. The steam water tank is empty. Please fill it and then press START...
  • Page 21 Max. 20% natural fi- bres (cotton, linen etc). For refresh and odour • • • removal, up to two items. Only for dry garments. For casual refresh like T-shirts, • • • • trousers, skirts etc. electrolux 21 Application/properties wet, wet, wet, wet,...
  • Page 22 22 electrolux Programmes BUSINESS REFRESH (Business Klei- dung Refresh) 1) OPTION menu 2) for more details please refer to Textile Guide leaflet. All information on applications is for guidance only. Smoothing results may vary depending on the selected programme and especially the fittings and material properties of the textile.
  • Page 23 23 Given the wide range of different textile grades and properties that can be manufactured today using different mechanical and chemical processes, we recommend running the first few Pro Steam programmes at low steam levels and with a small number of garments that are as similar as possible.
  • Page 24 24 electrolux STEA LEVEL Programme (Damp fmeng COTTON SHIRTS (Hem- den Baum- wolle) SYNTHETIC SHIRTS (Hem- den Misch.) COTTONS (Baumwolle) EASY CARE (Mischge- webe) WOOL RE- FRESH (Wolle Refresh) CASUAL RE- FRESH (Leg- ere Kleidung Refresh) Loading DURATION dry volume [min.]...
  • Page 25 STEAM LEVEL (Dampfmenge). Press the STEAM LEVEL (Dampfmenge) button repeatedly until the desired steam level (MIN, MED or MAX) is shown in the display. Loading DURATION dry volume [min.] 1 pair of trousers 1 jacket 1 suit electrolux 25 DURATION wet [min.]...
  • Page 26 26 electrolux If the STEAM LEVEL (Dampfmenge) button is not pressed after a Pro Steam pro- gramme is selected, the medium steam level (MED) is selected automatically. If you select a REFRESH programme, MIN is selected automatically. If in doubt, always select a lower steam level first until you have more ex- perience with load volumes, fabric types and the corresponding optimum steam level.
  • Page 27 27 – cycle interruption by a warning – alarm CHILD LOCK The child lock can be set to prevent a programme being accidentally started or a programme in operation being accidentally changed. The child safety device locks all buttons and the programme knob. The child safety device can by deactivated by holding down the OPTION and OK buttons simultaneously for 5 seconds.
  • Page 28 28 electrolux 2. Press the DELAY (Zeitvorwahl) button as many times as necessary. During selection, END TIME of the cycle increases in the display and delay icon is on. If you reach 20 hours of start delay and you press the button again, the time delay is cancelled and delay icon disappears.
  • Page 29 29 It is normal for the appliance to make noises during a Pro Steam or drying programme if garments with hard parts, such as metal buttons, are put in the drum. Changing a programme To change a programme which has been selected by mistake once the programme has started, first turn the programme selector to OFF and then reset the programme.
  • Page 30 30 electrolux The Pro Steam programme is automatically followed by an anti-crease phase, including brief steam phases, which lasts around 30 minutes. The drum rotates during the anti-crease phase. This keeps the laundry loose and free of creases. It can be removed at any time during the anti- crease phase, except during steam injection phases (look for STEAM IN- JECTION message in the display !).
  • Page 31 Thorough drying of fab- rics of even thicknesses, e.g. terry towelling items, knit- wear, towels. For normal thickness cotton or linen laundry, e.g. bedding, table linen. Thorough drying of thick or multi-layered fabrics, e.g. pullovers, bedding, table linen. electrolux 31 Care ties mark...
  • Page 32 32 electrolux Additional functions / CUP- BOARD • • • • • • - • (Schrank trocken) DAMP (Leichttro • • • • • • - • cken) TIME (Zeitprog - - • - • • • • ramm) SPORTS LIGHT •...
  • Page 33 (Fol- • low section “Sorting - • • - and preparing wash- ing”). Recommenda- tion: Remove fabrics immediately after dry- ing, as no anti-crease programme follows. electrolux 33 Care ties mark...
  • Page 34 34 electrolux Selecting the programme Use the programme selector to set the programme you require. The estimated pro- gramme duration (in hours and minutes) appears in the multi-display as well as cycle finish time. Setting DRYNESS LEVEL If laundry comes out of the machine too damp after a standard drying programme, you can increase the drying result by using the DRYNESS LEVEL (Dampfmenge) function.
  • Page 35 35 DELICATE For especially gentle drying of sensitive fabrics with the care label: and for temperature-sensitive textiles (e.g. acrylic, viscose). Programme is executed with reduced heat. DELICATE is only suitable for use with loads of up to 3kg. When the option is active, the DELICATE icon is on.
  • Page 36 36 electrolux The higher the spin speed was, the shorter the programme length for the drying cycle. Activate the SPIN SPEED option and then number of times press OPTION button until the desired spin speed of the initial drainage is displayed. No value is shown if no spin speed is selected.
  • Page 37 37 It is normal for the appliance to make noises during drying programme if garments with hard parts, such as metal buttons, are put in the drum. Changing a programme To change a programme which has been selected by mistake once the programme has started, first turn the programme selector to OFF and then reset the programme.
  • Page 38: Care And Cleaning

    38 electrolux care and cleaning 1. Open the loading door to remove the laundry. 2. Before removing the laundry, remove fluff from the micro-fine filter. It is best to use a damp hand for this purpose. (See “Care and cleaning” chapter.) 3.
  • Page 39 Remove the filter from the door pulling it out. It can be positioned with the tooth facing to the left or to the right). After cleaning do not forget to put it back. Push down unlock button on large mesh filter. Large mesh filter jumps up. care and cleaning electrolux 39...
  • Page 40 40 electrolux care and cleaning Take out fine strainer. 6. Remove fluff from fine strainer. It is best to use a damp hand for this purpose. Clean the entire filter area The strainer area does not have to be cleaned after every drying cycle, but should be checked regularly and cleaned of fluff if necessary.
  • Page 41: Emptying The Condensate Tank

    41 If the fine strainer is not fitted, the large mesh filter will not snap into place and the loading door cannot be closed. Cleaning the door seal Wipe the door seal with a damp cloth immediately after the drying cycle has finished.
  • Page 42 42 electrolux care and cleaning Take out drawer containing condensed water container completely 1 and pull up the condensed water container’s drainage pipe as far as it will go 2. Pour condensed water out into a basin or similar receptacle.
  • Page 43: Cleaning Heat Exchanger

    3. Clean fluff from the inside of the door and the heat exchanger front chamber. Wipe the door seal with a damp cloth. care and cleaning electrolux 43...
  • Page 44 44 electrolux care and cleaning Turn both lock washers inwards. Use the handle to pull the heat exchanger out of the base and carry it horizontally to prevent any remaining water from spilling. 6. To empty the heat exchanger, hold vertically over a washing-up bowl.
  • Page 45: Cleaning The Drum

    45 Pull out completely the drawer containing condensed water container. 2. Turn the valve/filter to the OFF position. 3. Wait a few seconds to allow the correct emptying of the valve/filter. 4. Pull out the valve/filter.
  • Page 46: Clean Operating Screen And Housing

    46 electrolux Clean operating screen and housing Do not use furniture cleaners or aggressive cleaning agents to clean the machine. Use a damp cloth to wipe down the operating screen and housing. What to do if ... Troubleshooting by yourself If, during operation, the warning message appears on the LCD follow strictly guides included in the massage on the display.
  • Page 47 Overloading of laundry. Ventilation slots in base area covered up. Residue on inside surface of drum or drum ribs. electrolux 47 Remove clothes quickly one at a time from the ma- chine as soon as possible after the start of the anti- crease phase.
  • Page 48 48 electrolux Loading door does not close. Message on the display: Please check if the door is closed properly and then press START. When a button is pressed - no reaction of the ma- chine. Drum light does not work.
  • Page 49 Particularly high room temperature. Temporary switching off of the com- pressor to avoid overload. Colour fastness of tex- tiles. electrolux 49 Clean lint filter. Clean fluff filter. Reduce load volume. Laundry must be adequately spun. Automatic process, there is no fault with the appli- ance.
  • Page 50: Machine Settings

    50 electrolux Check the correct positioning of o-ring gasket before screwing back the door light cover. Do not operate the dryer when missing o-ring gasket on door light cover. For safety reasons, the cover must be screwed down tightly. If this is not done, the dryer must not be operated.
  • Page 51 51 Language setting is always first as a default. 1. Press OK button - frame above language abbreviation starts blinking. 2. Press OPTION button until you set requested language. 3. Press OK to confirm. TIME 1. Press OPTION button until TIME selected.
  • Page 52 52 electrolux CONTRAST 1. Press OPTION button until CONTRAST selected. 2. Press OK to confirm - frame around bar indicator starts blinking. 3. Press OPTION until you set right contrast level. 4. Press OK to confirm. WATER HARDNESS Water contains, a variable quantity of limestone and mineral salts of which quantities vary according to geographical locations thus varying its conductivity values.
  • Page 53: Technical Data

    3. Press OPTION until you set right status. 4. Press OK to confirm. Warning is set to ON as default. Technical data This appliance conforms with the following EU Directives: – 73/23/EEC dated 19.02.1973 Low Voltage Directive technical data electrolux 53...
  • Page 54: Consumption Values

    54 electrolux consumption values – 89/336/EEC dated 03.05.1989 EMC Directive inclusive of Amending Di- rective 92/31/EEC – 93/68/EEC dated 22.07.1993 CE Marking Directive Height x width x depth Depth with loading door open Height can be adjusted by Weight when empty...
  • Page 55: Hints For Test Institutes

    • The feet must never be removed. Do not restrict the floor clearance through deeppile carpets, strips of wood or similar. This might cause heat built-up which would interfere with the operation of the appliance. hints for test institutes electrolux 55...
  • Page 56 56 electrolux installation The hot air emitted by the tumble dryer can reach temperatures of up to 60° C. The appliance must therefore not be installed on floors which are not resistant to high temperatures. When operating the tumble dryer, the room temperature must not be lower than +5°C and higher than +35°C, as it may affect the performance of the...
  • Page 57: Electrical Connection

    57 Remove foil hose and polystyrene padding from the machine. Electrical connection Details on mains voltage, type of current and the fuses required should be taken from the type plate. The type plate is fitted near the loading aperture (see “Product description”...
  • Page 58 58 electrolux installation 1. Open loading door. 2. Unscrew hinge A from the front of the machine and take off the loading door. 3. Remove cover plates B and C. To do this, insert a thin screwdriver into the slots as shown in the illustration, press downwards slightly and pry out the cover plates.
  • Page 59: Special Accessories

    14. Insert loading door and hinges into recesses on the front of the machine and screw down. Note regarding contact protection:The machine is only secure for operations again once all plastic parts have been inserted. Special accessories Intermediate installation kit for stacked washer and dryer: installation electrolux 59...
  • Page 60: Environment

    Available from your Service Force Centre or your specialist dealer These intermediate installation kits can be used to arrange the dryer and an automatic AEG-Electrolux washing machine (60cm wide, front loading) as a space- saving washer/dryer stack. The automatic washing machine is at the bottom and the dryer is at the top.
  • Page 61: Environmental Tips

    Residual dampness Revolutions per minute in litres 1000 4.20 1200 3.92 1400 3.64 1800 3.15 1) Tariff: 0.15 Euro/kWh environment electrolux 61 Drying cycle Energy in kWh as a % 4,40 4,20 3,90 3,40 Costs in eu- 0,66 0,63 0,58 0,51...
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