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  • Page 1 ESI 68850...
  • 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 make your life more comfortable. You can look at some examples on the cover in this manual.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Safety information Product description Control panel First use Daily use Washing programmes Care and cleaning Something not working Technical data Hints for test institutes Installation Environment concerns Guarantee/Customer Service The following symbols are used in this manual: Important information concerning your personal safety and information on how to avoid damaging the appliance.
  • Page 5: Safety Information

    Avoid opening the door whilst the appliance is in operation, hot steam may escape. Do not take any dishes out of the dishwasher before the end of the dishwashing cycle. After use, isolate the appliance from the power supply and turn off the water supply.
  • Page 6 6 electrolux safety information Child safety This appliance is designed to be operated by adults. Don’t allow children to use the dishwasher unsupervised. Keep all packaging well away from children. There is risk of suffocation. Keep all detergents in a safe place out of children’s reach.
  • Page 7: Product Description

    Rinse aid dispenser Rating plate Filters Lower spray arm Upper spray arm This dishwasher has an internal light that turns on and off when the opening and closing of the dishwasher’s door occurs. Internal light equipped with led lamp CLASS 1 in accordance with...
  • Page 8: Control Panel

    Control panel On/Off button Light bar Home button Display scrolling button Display Up and down scrolling buttons OK button Start button A sequence of displayed messages and audible signals will guide you in the setting of the appliance and the selection of a washing programme and available options.
  • Page 9 Switching on for the first time - setting the language and time Press the On/Off button: the light bar illuminates. In the display appears the default language message. If you want to confirm the default language press OK. If you want to set a different language;...
  • Page 10 Time area Allows to delay the start of the programme up to a time-limit of 19 hours. Press display scrolling button to select the area. Press one of the up and down scrolling buttons to modify the end of programme time: - In the upper part of the area the set delay start of the programme is highlighted.
  • Page 11 Option menu Washing guide Programme guide Press OK to enter in submenu. Press one of the up and down scrolling buttons to display the list. Press again OK to select the submenu. For Programme guide and Option guide: Press one of the up and down scrolling buttons to look through the informations.
  • Page 12 Option menu Settings Language ( Sound volume ( Time ( Brightness ( Contrast ( Reset settings Water hardness ( Rinse aid Key lock Back Submenu allows to select the language for the display of the messages 5 levels available: level 0 = volume deactivated.
  • Page 13 Scroll the option menu until Settings appears. Press OK. Scroll the submenu until the desired option appears. For submenu indicated with ( Press OK: the current setting flashes indicating that it can be modified. Press again and again one of the up and down scrolling buttons to select the new setting.
  • Page 14: First Use

    First use Before using your dishwasher for the first time: Ensure that the electrical and water connections comply with the installation instructions Remove all packaging from inside the appliance Set the water softener Pour 1 litre of water inside the salt...
  • Page 15 Setting electronically The dishwasher is factory set at level Menu Options Settings hardness With the help of the below chart, set the level of the water softener according to the hardness of the water in your area. Water hardness Clarke °TH...
  • Page 16 Filling with dishwasher salt Only use salt specifically designed for use in dishwashers. All other types of salt not specifically designed for use in a dishwasher, especially table salt, will damage the water softener. Only fill with salt just before starting one of the complete washing programmes.
  • Page 17 Filling with rinse aid Rinse aid ensures thorough rinsing, and spot and streak free drying. Rinse aid is automatically added during the last rinse. 1. Open the container by pressing the release button (A). 2. Add the rinse aid in the container. The maximum level for filling is indicated by ‘max’.
  • Page 18 18 electrolux first use Clean up any rinse aid spilt during filling with an absorbent cloth to avoid excess foaming during the next wash. Only use branded rinse aid for dishwashers. Never fill the rinse aid dispenser with any other substances (e.g.
  • Page 19: Daily Use

    Daily use Check if it’s necessary to refill with dishwasher salt or rinse aid Load cutlery and dishes into the dishwasher. Fill with dishwasher detergent . Select a wash programme suitable for the cutlery and dishes. Start the wash programme.
  • Page 20 For washing in the dishwasher the following cutlery and dishes are not suitable: are of limited suitability: - Cutlery with wooden, horn, china or mother-of-pearls handles. - Plastic items that are not heat resistant. - Older cutlery with glued parts that are not temperature resistant.
  • Page 21 Open the door and slide out the baskets to load the dishes. The lower basket The lower basket is designed to take saucepans, lids, plates, salad bowls, cutlery etc. Serving dishes and large lids should be arranged around the edge of the basket, ensuring that the spray arms can turn freely.
  • Page 22 The cutlery basket Long bladed knives stored in an upright position are a potential hazard. Long and/or sharp items of cutlery such as carving knives must be positioned horizontally in the upper basket. Take care when loading or unloading sharp items such as knives.
  • Page 23 23 The cutlery basket is in two parts which can be separated to give greater loading flexibility. To separate the two parts, slide them horizontally in opposite directions and pull them apart (fig. 4). fig. 4 To reassemble, reverse the...
  • Page 24 The upper basket The upper basket is designed for saucers, salad bowls, cups, glasses, pots and lids. Arrange items on and underneath the cup racks so that water can reach all surfaces. Glasses with long stems can be placed upside down in the cup racks. The cup racks can be adjusted in three different positions to improve loading flexibility.
  • Page 25 Adjusting the height of the upper basket If washing very large plates you can load them in the lower basket after moving the upper basket to the higher position. Maximum height of the dishes in the lower basket With upper basket raised With upper basket lowered To move to the higher position proceed as follows:...
  • Page 26 Use of detergent Only use detergents specifically designed for use in dishwashers. Please observe the manufacturer’s dosing and storage recommendations as stated on the detergent packaging. Using no more than the correct amount of detergent contributes to reducing pollution. Fill with detergent 1.
  • Page 27 3 in 1 function This appliance is equipped with the 3 in 1 function, that allows the use of the ‘3 in 1’ combi detergent tablets. These products are detergents with a combined cleaning, rinsing and salt functions. They can also contain other different agents depending on which kind of tablets you choose (‘3 in 1’, ‘4 in 1’, ‘5 in 1’...
  • Page 28 2. Check that the water tap is opened 3. Press the On/Off button; the light bar illuminates. 4. Close the dishwasher door. The last performed washing programme will be automatically proposed. 5. Select the washing programme.
  • Page 29 The dishwasher’s drying system is provided with a device that allows air to circulate inside the dishwasher to prevent residual steam recondensing on the dishes as water droplets. Once the washing programme has...
  • Page 30 Water may appear on the sides and the door of the dishwasher as the stainless steel will eventually become cooler than the dishes. When the washing programme has...
  • Page 31: Washing Programmes

    Washing programmes Programme Degree of 70° Intensive Heavy soil Automatic Normal soil Normal or 60° Quick (2) light soil Normal soil 55° Quick 50° Eco (3) Normal soil 45° Glass Normal soil Plate This is a programme both Warmer designed to heat plates before serving or remove dust (Extra rinse from dishes which have not...
  • Page 32 45°C and 70°C. (2) Ideal for washing a partially loaded dishwasher. This is the perfect daily programme, made to meet the needs of a family of 4 persons who only wish to load breakfast and dinner crockery and cutlery.
  • Page 33: Care And Cleaning

    Before cleaning the filters ensure that the machine is switched off. 1. Open the door, remove the lower basket. 2. The dishwasher filter system comprises a coarse filter (A), a microfilter (B) and a flat filter. Unlock the filter system using the handle on the microfilter.
  • Page 34 NEVER use the dishwasher without filters. Incorrect repositioning and fitting of the filters will produce poor washing results and may result in damage to the appliance. NEVER try to remove the spray arms. If residues of soil have clogged the holes in the spray arms, remove them with a cocktail stick.
  • Page 35: Something Not Working

    Something not working The dishwasher will not start or stops during operation. Certain problems are due to the lack of simple maintenance or oversights, which can be solved with the help of the indications described in the chart, without calling out an engineer.
  • Page 36 S.N. : ......Possible cause and solution The dishwasher’s door has not been properly closed. (Message CLOSE THE DOOR displayed) Close the door.
  • Page 37 The wash results are not satisfactory The dishes are not clean The dishes are wet and dull There are streaks, milky spots or a bluish coating on glasses and dishes Water drops have dries onto glasses and dishes If after all these checks, the problem persists, contact your local Service Force Centre.
  • Page 38: Technical Data

    Noise level Subject to change without notice Width Height Depth Information on the electrical connection is given on the rating plate on the inner edge of the dishwasher’s door Minimum Maximum 59.6 cm 81.8 - 87.8 cm 57.5 cm 0.05 MPa 0.8 MPa...
  • Page 39 Programme Programme duration (in minutes) 70° Intensive Automatic 60° Quick 55° Quick 50° Energy (Test programme for test institutes) 45° Glass Plate Warmer Prewash The programme duration is visible in the display when the washing programme is selected. The consumption values are intended as a guide and depends on the pressure and the temperature of the water and also by the variations of the...
  • Page 40: Hints For Test Institutes

    Hints for test institutes Testing in accordance with EN 60704 must be carried out with appliance fully loaded and using the test programme (see Consumption values). Full load: 12 standard place settings Amount of detergent required: Rinse aid setting: Arrangement upper basket (take off the glass holder) Arrangement lower basket Test in accordance with EN 50242...
  • Page 41: Installation

    Remove all packaging before positioning the machine. If possible, position the machine next to a water tap and a drain. This dishwasher is designed to be fitted under a kitchen counter or worksurface. Attention! Carefully follow the instructions on the enclosed template for building in the dishwasher and fitting the furniture panel.
  • Page 42 (Attention! NOT all models of dishwashers have fill and drain hoses provided with locknut. In this case, this kind of facility is not possible). If the machine is connected to new pipes or pipes which have not been used for a long time, you should run the water for a few minutes before connecting the inlet hose.
  • Page 43 60 cm from the bottom of the dishwasher. The drain hose can face either to the right or left of the dishwasher Ensure the hose is not bent or squashed as this could prevent or slow down the discharge of water.
  • Page 44 44 electrolux installation Electrical connection Safety standards require the appliance to be earthed. Prior to using the appliance for the first time, ensure that the rated voltage and type of supply on the rating plate match that of the supply where the appliance is to be installed.
  • Page 45: Environment Concerns

    Environment concerns Packaging material The packaging materials are environmentally friendly and can be recycled. The plastic components are identified by markings, e.g. >PE<, >PS<, etc. Please dispose of the packaging materials in the appropriate container at the community waste disposal facilities. When a unit is no longer being used: Pull the plug out of the socket.
  • Page 46: Guarantee/Customer Service

    Guarantee/Customer Service Standard guarantee conditions We, Electrolux, undertake that if within 12 months of the date of the purchase this Electrolux appliance or any part thereof is proved to be defective by reason only of faulty workmanship or materials, we will, at...
  • Page 47 Tel: + 353 (0)1 40 90 753 Email: European guarantee This appliance is guaranteed by Electrolux, in each of the countries listed in the following page, for the period specified in the appliance guarantee or otherwise by law. If you...
  • Page 48 Budějovická 3, Praha 4, 140 21 Verki˜ 29, LT-09108 Vilnius Electrolux Ljubljana, d.o.o. Gerbičeva 98, 1000 Ljubljana Electrolux Slovakia s.r.o., Electrolux Domáce spotrebiče SK, Seberíniho 1, 821 03 Bratislava Tarlabafl› caddesi no : 35 Taksim Istanbul 129090 ÃÓÒÍ‚‡, ŒÎËÏÔËÈÒÍËÈ ÔÓÒÔÂÍÚ,...
  • Page 49 49 Notes ............
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