Activating gentle action reduces the
drum action and is suitable for
washing slightly soiled articles more
Gentle action can be used with the
Cottons, Express and Automatic
If Gentle action is programmed into the
machine, every wash cycle in these
programmes will be carried out with
gentle action rhythm.
The washing machine is delivered with
the Gentle action setting deactivated.
and store in memory.
Before you begin, first ensure that:
– The washing machine is switched off.
– The machine is properly closed.
– The programme selector is at Finish.
Press the Start button and keep it
pressed in whilst carrying out steps
Switch the machine on with the
Wait until the Start button indicator
light comes on . . .
. . . and then release the Start
Turn the programme selector to the
Cottons 40°C position:
A P will flash in the display alternating
with the number 0 or 1.
0 = Gentle action is deactivated.
1 = Gentle action is activated.
Press the Start button to change the
display from 0 to 1 or from 1 to 0.
Switch the machine off with the
The setting you have selected is now
stored in memory and will remain so
until you alter it.