At the end of a programme:
^ Open the door.
^ Switch the dishwasher off using the
Off button o.
The dishwasher will continue to use
electricity until the Off button o is
If the dishwasher is not to be used for a
longer period of time, e. g. whilst on
holiday, the stopcock should be turned
Unloading the dishwasher
Dishes tend to break and chip more
easily when they are hot.
Allow the dishes to cool until they are
comfortable enough to handle before
If you open the door fully after switching
off, the dishes will cool much faster.
^ First unload the lower basket, then
the upper basket and cutlery tray
(depending on model).
This will prevent water drops from the
upper basket and cutlery tray from
falling onto the dishes in the lower