Contents Technical specifications Removing stains Detergents and additives Warnings Quantity of detergent to be used International wash code symbols 10 Disposal Maintenance Tips for environmental protection 4 Bodywork Description of the appliance Detergent dispenser drawer Detergent dispenser drawer Cleaning of the drainage area Water inlet filter Emergency emptying out Control panel...
Warnings The following warnings are provided in the interests of overall safety. You must read them carefully before installing or using the appliance. Installation • Leave the porthole door slightly ajar when the appliance is not in use. This preserves the door seal •...
Tips for environmental protection To save water, energy and to help protect the • With adequate pre-treatment, stains and limited soiling environment, we recommend that you follow these tips: can be removed; the laundry can then be washed at a lower temperature.
Control panel 1. Programme chart 4. Program selector It will help you to choose the most suitable washing To select the required program turn the control clockwise programme for your laundry. until the marker on the top coincides with the letter of the required program (reference mark on the control panel).
4. Select the option push button/s Operating sequence 5. Select the programme and start the Before washing your first load of laundry, we recommend that you run a cotton cycle, with the machine empty, in machine order to remove any manufacturing residue from the drum and tub.
Programme table Washing programmes for cotton and linen Load: 5 kg Additional DESCRIPTION Programme Fabrics functions WHITES WITH PREWASH, for example work Prewash garments, sheets, household linen, underwear, Wash towels 4 rinses Spin WHITES WITHOUT PREWASH, for example Wash household linen, sheets, shirts, underwear 4 rinses Spin DELICATE COLOUREDS, for example shirts,...
Programme table Washing programmes for synthetics, mixed fabrics, delicates and wool Load: 2 kg, wool 1 kg Additional DESCRIPTION Programme Fabrics functions FAST COLOUREDS, for example shirts, blouses, Wash mixed fabrics 3 rinses Stop with water in the drum (*) Wash SYNTHETICS / DELICATES slightly soiled laundry...
Washing hints stains, soak overnight in water with a special detergent then rub in the soap and water. Sorting the laundry Oil based paint: moisten with benzine stain remover, lay the garment on a soft cloth and dab the stain; treat Follow the wash code symbols on each garment label several times.
system which allows an optimal use of the concentrated Quantity of detergent to be used detergent. The type and quantity of detergent will depend on the Pour liquid detergent into the dispenser drawer type of fabric, load size, degree of soiling and hardness compartment marked just before starting the of the water used.
Maintenance 1. Bodywork 3. Cleaning of the drainage area Clean the outside of the machine with warm water and a The drainage area must be cleaned if the pump has neutral, non-abrasive household detergent. Rinse with been blocked with objects such as buttons, safety pins, clean water and dry with a soft cloth.
4. The water inlet hose filter If it takes longer to fill up the washing machine it is time to check the water inlet hose filter it may be clogged. Turn off the water tap. Unscrew the fixing nut of the inlet hose. Remove the filter from the electrovalve and clean it with a hard bristle brush and replace it.
Something not working? Before contacting your local Service Force Centre, check your machine against the simple maintenance guidelines given below. Problem Possible cause • The machine does not start up: • The door is not firmly closed. • The machine is not plugged in or there is no power at the socket.
Installation Transit security bars Before starting the machine up, the transport security bars must be removed as follows: You are advised to keep all the transport security bars in case the appliance has to be transported again. 1. Unscrew and remove the 4.
Hydraulic connection B) If necessary turn the hose adequately by unscrewing the nut at the There should be a COLD WATER tap near the rear of the appliance. washing machine with a screwing on connection pipe ⁄ ” gas for the water supply, a sink, a wash basin C) Now tighten the nut or a drainage system in the wall.
1,5 m. Max. IMPORTANT: The distance from the floor to the highest part of the hose should be between 60 to 90 cm. (It is advised to be between 60 and 70 cm). The hose must not be bent nor twisted to avoid clogging. Should a prolongation of the discharging hose be unavoidable this must never surpass 1.5 m and must be of the same diameter as the original hose.