Problem solving guide
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.
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.