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  • Page 1 FAVORIT 50871 User manual Dishwasher...
  • Page 2 Dear Customer Thank you for choosing one of our high quality products. With this appliance you will experience the perfect combination of functional design and cutting edge technology. Convince yourself that our appliances are engineered to deliver the best per formance and control indeed we are setting the highest standards of excel lence.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Contents Operating Instructions Safety Diagram of appliance Control panel Prior to using for the first time Setting the water softener Adding special salt Filling up with rinse aid In daily use Loading cutlery and dishes Adjusting the height of the upper basket Adding detergent Using 3in1 detergents Starting a dishwashing cycle...
  • Page 4: Operating Instructions

    Operating Instructions Operating Instructions Safety Prior to using for the first time • Follow the ”Instructions for installation and connection”. Correct use • The dishwasher is only intended for washing domestic dishes. • Additions or modifications to the dishwasher are not permitted. •...
  • Page 5: Diagram Of Appliance

    Diagram of appliance Diagram of appliance Ceiling spray arm Upper basket spray arm and floor spray arm Water hardness dial Dispenser for special salt Dispenser for detergent Dispenser for rinse aid Rating plate Filters Interior lighting This dishwasher has an internal light that turns on and off when the opening and closing of the dishwasher’s door occurs.
  • Page 6: Control Panel

    Control panel Control panel ON/OFF button The ON/OFF button is used to turn the dishwasher on and off. Programme buttons Multi display Set delay Control timer Function buttons indicators The Programme buttons are used to select the desired dishwashing cycle.
  • Page 7 Control panel Function buttons: In addition to the pre set dishwashing cycle, the following functions can also be set using these buttons: Function button 1 Sets the water softener Function button 2 Activates/deactivates rinse aid inflow when 3in1 on Function button 3 not programmed Buttons Multitab Activates/deactivates the 3in1 function...
  • Page 8: Prior To Using For The First Time

    Prior to using for the first time Prior to using for the first time If you wish to use 3 in 1 detergent: – First read the section “Using 3in1 detergents”. – Do not fill up with special salt or rinse aid. If you do not use 3in1 detergent, before using for the first time 1.
  • Page 9: Setting Electronically

    Prior to using for the first time Setting electronically: 1. Press the ON/OFF button. If the only LED indicator illuminated is one that belongs to a programme button, this means that this dishwashing cycle has been activated. The dishwashing cy cle must be deselected: Press function buttons 2 and 3 simultaneously for approx.
  • Page 10: Adding Special Salt

    Prior to using for the first time Adding special salt To decalcify the water softener, it must be filled up with special salt. Use only special salt suitable for domestic dishwashers. If you do not use 3 in1 detergent, fill up with special salt: –...
  • Page 11: Filling Up With Rinse Aid

    Prior to using for the first time Filling up with rinse aid With rinse aid the rinsing water drains away better and so you get smear free, gleaming dishes and clear glasses. If you do not use 3in1 detergent, fill up with rinse aid: –...
  • Page 12: Setting The Amount Of Rinse Aid Required

    Prior to using for the first time Setting the amount of rinse aid required Only change the amount dispensed, if smears, milky spots (reduce the amount) or dried on water spots (increase the amount) can be seen on glasses and dishes. (See section “If dishwashing results are not satisfactory”.) The dosage can be set from 1 6.
  • Page 13 Prior to using for the first time Activating rinse aid inflow when 3in1 function is selected If the 3in1 function is not selected, the rinse aid inflow is always activated. If the 3in1 function is selected due to the use of 3in1 detergent, the rinse aid in flow is deactivated.
  • Page 14: In Daily Use

    In daily use In daily use Loading cutlery and dishes Sponges, cleaning cloths and any other objects that can absorb water must not be washed in the dishwasher. Plastic and Teflon coated dishes and pans tend to retain water droplets. These dishes and pans therefore do not dry as well as those made of china and stainless steel.
  • Page 15: Loading Cutlery

    In daily use Loading cutlery Warning: Sharp knives and other items of cutlery with sharp edges must be laid in the cutlery rack or in the upper basket to avoid the risk of injury. To ensure that all items of cutlery in the cutlery basket can be reached by the water, you should: 1.Place the grid insert on the cutlery 2.Place forks and spoons in the cutlery...
  • Page 16 In daily use Pots, Pans, Large Plates Load larger and heavily soiled dishes and pans in the lower basket. (Max. diameter for plates 29 cm). To make it easier to load larger dishes, all rear plate rests in the lower basket can be folded down.
  • Page 17 In daily use • The cup racks can be folded up out of the way for tall crockery items. • Lay or hang wine and brandy glasses in the slots in the cup racks. • For glasses with long stems, fold the glass rack to the right, otherwise fold it away to the left.
  • Page 18: Adjusting The Height Of The Upper Basket

    In daily use Adjusting the height of the upper basket Maximum height of dishes in the Upper basket Lower basket with upper basket raised 22 cm 30 cm with upper basket lowered 24 cm 29 cm The height of the baskets can also be adjusted when they are loaded. Raising / Lowering the upper basket 1.
  • Page 19: Adding Detergent

    In daily use Adding detergent Detergents remove the dirt from dishes and cutlery. The detergent must be added before the cycle starts. Only use detergent intended for domestic dishwashers. The detergent compartment is located on the inside of the door. 1.
  • Page 20: Concentrated Detergents

    In daily use Concentrated detergents Today’s detergents for dishwashers are almost exclusively low alkaline concen trated detergents with natural enzymes in tablet or powder form. Using 50°C dishwashing cycles in conjunction with these concentrated deter gents reduces pollution and is good for your dishes, as these dishwashing cycles are specially matched to the dirt dissolving properties of the enzymes in con centrated detergents.
  • Page 21: Using 3In1 Detergents

    In daily use Using 3in1 detergents These products are detergents with a combined cleaning, rinsing and salt func tion. When the 3in1 function is activated, – the addition of special salt and rinse aid from the respective dispenser is pre vented.
  • Page 22 In daily use Activation/deactivation of the 3 in 1 function Press simultaneously the two buttons positioned over the writing Multitab, un til the "Multitab function "indicator light illuminates. This means that the func tion is active. To deactivate the function press the same buttons again until the indicator light corresponding to the "Multitab"...
  • Page 23 In daily use Programme Consumption sequence values Dishwashing Suitable Type of cycle for: soiling AUTOMATIC Dinner service and normally soiled, • • • • (50° 65°) cookware dried on food remains 30 MIN Dishes, excluding just used, lightly to nor •...
  • Page 24: Selecting A Programme

    In daily use Selecting a programme When your dishes look like this, select: an intensive programme. a normal or energy saving programme. a short programme (e.g. 30 minute pro gramme).
  • Page 25: Starting A Dishwashing Cycle

    In daily use Starting a dishwashing cycle 1. Check that the spray arms can turn freely. 2. Turn the water tap on fully. 3. Close the door. 4. Press the ON/OFF button. 5. Select the desired cycle. The programme indicator comes on. The remaining time expected for the cycle will be shown in the multi display.
  • Page 26: Switching Off The Dishwasher

    In daily use 3. The time remaining to the start of the cycle is continuously displayed (e. g. 12h, 11h, 10h, … 1h etc.). To change the time delay: As long as the cycle has not yet started, you can still change the setting by pressing the DELAY TIMER button.
  • Page 27: Care And Cleaning

    Care and cleaning Care and cleaning Do not use furniture care products or aggressive cleaners. • When necessary, clean the dishwasher’s controls with a soft cloth and clean warm water. • Occasionally check the internal dispensers, door seal and water inlet filter (if fitted) for dirt and clean them, if necessary.
  • Page 28 Care and cleaning 5. Remove the flat filter (3) from the base of the washing compartment and clean both surfaces thoroughly. 6. Re insert the flat filter. 7. Place the fine filter in the micro filter and fit the two together. 8.
  • Page 29: What To Do If

    What to do if… What to do if… Remedying small malfunctions Before you call the Customer Care Department, please check whether – you cannot remedy the fault yourself with the help of the following fault ta – whether it is caused by faulty, electrical connections and/or faulty water con nections.
  • Page 30 What to do if… Malfunction Possible cause Remedy Water tap is blocked with Check the water tap and have it limescale or faulty. repaired if necessary. The tap is turned off. Turn the tap on. The filter (where present) in the Clean the filter in the threaded threaded hose fitting on the hose fitting.
  • Page 31 What to do if… Malfunction Possible cause Remedy Decalcify appliance with com mercially available agents for cleaning dishwashers. A whistling noise can be The whistling is not a cause for If the noises can still be heard heard when washing dishes. concern.
  • Page 32: If The Dishwashing Results Are Not Satisfactory

    What to do if… If the dishwashing results are not satisfactory The dishes are still dirty. • The wrong dishwashing cycle was selected. • The dishes were loaded is such a way that the dishwashing water did not reach all items. The baskets for the dishes must not be overloaded. •...
  • Page 33: Disposal

    Disposal Disposal Packaging material The packaging materials are environmentally friendly and can be recycled. The plastic components are identified by markings, e.g. >PE<, >PS<, etc. Please dis pose of the packaging materials in the appropriate container at the community waste disposal facilities. Old appliance The symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product...
  • Page 34: Notes For Test Institutes

    Notes for Test Institutes Notes for Test Institutes Testing in accordance with EN 60704 must be carried out with the appliance fully loaded and using the test cycle (see “Cycle Table”). Tests in accordance with EN 50242 must be carried out when the salt dis penser in the water softener and the rinse aid dispenser have been filled with salt and rinse aid respectively, and using the test cycle (see “Cycle Table”).
  • Page 35: Installation And Connection Instructions

    Installation and connection instructions Installation and connection instructions Safety information for the installation • Only transport the dishwasher in an upright position, otherwise salt water may run out. • Before using the dishwasher for the first time, check for any damage caused in transport.
  • Page 36: Installing The Dishwasher

    Installing the dishwasher Installing the dishwasher • The dishwasher must be installed on a firm floor and adjusted to ensure that it is stable and level in all directions. • To compensate for unevenness in the floor and to match the height of the ap pliance to that of surrounding units, extend the threaded feet using a screw driver.
  • Page 37: Connecting The Dishwasher

    Connecting the dishwasher Connecting the dishwasher Connecting to the water supply • The dishwasher can be connected to cold and hot water supplies up to max. 60°C. • The dishwasher must not be connected to open hot water appliances or in stantaneous water heaters.
  • Page 38: Water Drainage

    Connecting the dishwasher Water drainage Drain hose The drain hose must not be kinked, crushed or entangled. Connecting the drain hose: – Maximum permitted height: 1 metre. – Minimum required height: 40 cm above the bottom edge of the appliance. Extension hoses •...
  • Page 39: Guarantee/Customer Service

    Guarantee/Customer Service Guarantee/Customer Service Belgium DECLARATION OF GUARANTEE TERMS. Our appliances are produced with the greatest of care. However, a defect may still occur. Our consumer services department will repair this upon request, either during or after the guarantee period. The service life of the appliance will not, however, be reduced as a result. This declaration of guarantee terms is based on European Union Directive 99/44/EC and the pro visions of the Civil Code.
  • Page 40 Our consumer services department is always at your disposal, even after the guarantee period has expired. Address for our consumer services department: Belgium Tel.: Fax.: Electrolux Home Products Belgium Consumer services 02/363.04.44 02/363.04.00 ELECTROLUX SERVICE 02/363.04.60 Bergensesteenweg 719 1502 Lembeek E mail:
  • Page 41: European Guarantee

    European Guarantee This appliance is guaranteed by Electrolux in each of the countries listed at the back of this user manual, for the period specified in the appliance guarantee or otherwise by law. If you move from one of these coun...
  • Page 42 Industriestrasse 10, CH 5506 Mägenwil Svizzera Electrolux Ljubljana d.o.o. Slovenija +38 61 24 25 731 Gerbiceva 98, 1000 Ljubljana Electrolux Slovakia s.r.o., Electrolux Domáce spot Slovensko +421 2 43 33 43 22 rebièe SK, Seberíniho 1, 821 03 Bratislava Suomi Electrolux Service, S:t Göransgatan 143,...
  • Page 43: Service

    Service Service In the event of technical faults, please first check whether you can remedy the problem yourself with the help of the operating instructions (section “What to do if…”). If you were not able to remedy the problem yourself, please contact the Cus tomer Care Department or one of our service partners.
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