Opening the drum door in the
event of a blocked drain outlet
and/or power failure
^ Switch the washing machine off.
There is a lever behind the detergent
drawer fascia panel.
^ Remove the lever.
^ Use it to open the access flap.
Problem solving guide
Blocked drain outlet
If the drain outlet is blocked, up to
25 litres of water will be retained in the
Caution: if laundry has been
washed at a high temperature, water
draining out of the machine will still
be hot. Danger of scalding!
Procedure for draining the machine
^ Place a suitable container under the
When draining water from the
machine, do not unscrew the drain
filter completely or take it right out.
^ Unscrew the drain filter lid until water
To interrupt the flow of water:
^ Tighten the drain filter back up again.