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Levelling; Water Supply Connections - Electrolux FAVORIT 50870 User Manual

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When inserting the machine, ensure that the water inlet and drain hoses are not
kinked or squashed.
During all operations that involve accessibility to internal components the
dishwasher has to be unplugged.
Be sure that once the appliance has been installed, it is easily accessible for the
service engineer in the event that a repair is required.
If the dishwasher is later used as a free-standing appliance, the original worktop
must be re-mounted.
The plinth on free-standing appliances is not adjustable.


Good levelling is essential for correct closure and sealing of the door. When the
appliance is correctly levelled, the door will not catch on either side of the cabinet.
If the door does not close correctly, loosen or tighten the adjustable feet until the
machine is perfectly level.

Water supply connections

Connection to a cold water supply is advised. If connection is made to a hot water
supply the maximum permissible temperature is 60°C. A hot water supply is not
always efficient with very soiled crockery as it shortens the washing programmes
a lot.
For making the connection itself, the coupling nut fitted to the machine's supply
hose is designed to screw onto a 3/4" gas thread spout or to a purpose made quick-
coupling tap such as the Press-block.
The water pressure must be within the limits given in the "Technical specifications".
Your local Water Authority will advise you on the average mains pressure in your
The water inlet hose must not be kinked, crushed, or entangled when it is being
The dishwasher features fill and drain hoses which can be turned either to the left
or the right to suit the installation by means of the locknut.
The locknut must be correctly fitted to avoid water leaks.
(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

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