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Electrolux FAVORIT 50872 User Manual

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  • Page 1 FAVORIT 50872 User manual Dishwasher...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Thank you for choosing one of our high-quality products. To ensure optimal and regular performance of your appliance please read this instruction manual carefully. It will enable you to navigate all processes perfectly and most efficiently. To refer to this manual any time you need to, we recommend you to keep it in a safe place.
  • Page 3: Operating Instructions

    Safety information Operating instructions Safety information In the interest of your safety and to ensure the correct use, before installing and first using the appliance, read this user manual carefully, including its hints and warnings. To avoid unnecessary mistakes and accidents, it is important to ensure that all people using the appliance are thoroughly familiar with its operation and safety features.
  • Page 4: Installation

    Safety information • Keep children well away from the dishwasher when the door is open. Installation • Check your dishwasher for any transport damage. Never connect a damaged machine. If your dishwasher is damaged contact your supplier. • All packaging must be removed before use. •...
  • Page 5: Product Description

    Product description Product description Upper basket Water hardness dial Salt container Detergent dispenser Rinse aid dispenser Rating plate Filters Lower spray arm Upper spray arm Worktop...
  • Page 6: Control Panel

    Control panel Control panel On/Off button Programme selection buttons Delay start button Indicator lights Digital display Function buttons Indicator lights Programme in progress Illuminates when a washing programme is set and remains illumi- nated for all the duration of the washing programme. MULTITAB Indicates the activation/deactivation of the MULTITAB function (see MULTITAB function)
  • Page 7: The Digital Display

    First use Indicator lights Rinse aid Illuminates when the rinse aid has run out. 1) The salt and rinse aid indicator lights are never illuminated while a washing programme is running even if filling with salt and/or rinse aid is necessary. The digital display The digital display indicates: •...
  • Page 8: Setting The Water Softener

    Setting the water softener • Pour 1 litre of water inside the salt container and then fill with dishwasher salt • Fill the rinse aid dispenser If you want to use combi detergent tablets such as: "3 in 1", "4 in 1", "5 in 1" etc... set the Multitab function (see "Multitab function").
  • Page 9: Setting Electronically

    Use of dishwasher salt 1. Open the dishwasher door. 2. Remove the lower basket from the dish- washer. 3. Turn the water hardness dial to position 1 or 2 (see table). 4. Replace the lower basket. Setting electronically The dishwasher is factory set at level 5. 1.
  • Page 10: Use Of Rinse Aid

    Use of rinse aid 3. Using the funnel provided, pour in the salt until the container is full. 4. Replace the cap making sure that there is no trace of salt on the screw thread or on the gasket. 5. Replace the cap tightly turning it clock- wise until it stops with a click.
  • Page 11: Adjusting The Dosage Of Rinse Aid

    Daily use 2. Add the rinse aid in the container. The maximum level for filling is indicated by "max". The dispenser holds about 110 ml of rinse aid, which is sufficient for between 16 and 40 dishwashing cycles, depending upon the dosage setting.
  • Page 12: Loading Cutlery And Dishes

    Loading cutlery and dishes Loading cutlery and dishes Sponges, household cloths and any object that can absorb water may not be washed in the dishwasher. • Before loading the dishes, you should: – Remove all left over food and debris. –...
  • Page 13: The Lower Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes The lower basket Load larger and heavily soiled dishes and pans in the lower basket. To make it easier to load larger dishes, the 2 plate racks on the right in the lower basket can be folded down.
  • Page 14: The Upper Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes 1. Place the grid insert on the cutlery basket. 2. Place forks and spoon in the cutlery basket with their handles pointing downwards. For larger utensils, such as whisks, leave off one half of the cutlery grid. The upper basket Load smaller, fragile crockery and long, sharp cut- lery in the upper basket.
  • Page 15: Adjusting The Height Of The Upper Basket

    Use of detergent • 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. Adjusting the height of the upper basket Maximum height of the dishes in: the upper basket the lower basket...
  • Page 16: Fill With Detergent

    Use of detergent Fill with detergent 1. Open the lid. 2. Fill the detergent dispenser (1) with deter- gent. The marking indicates the dosing levels: 20 = approximately 20 g of detergent 30 = approximately 30 g of detergent. 3. All programmes with prewash need an ad- ditional detergent dose (5/10 g) that must be placed in the prewash detergent cham- ber (2).
  • Page 17: Multitab Function

    Multitab function Multitab function This appliance is equipped with the "Multitab function", that allows the use of the "Multitab" combi detergent tablets. These products are detergents with a combined cleaning, rinsing and salt functions. They can also contain other different agents depending on which kind of tablets you choose ("3 in 1", "4 in 1", "5 in 1"...
  • Page 18: Washing Programmes

    Washing programmes If you decide to turn back to the use of standard detergent system we advise that you: 1. Deactivate the "Multitab function". 2. Fill up the salt container and the rinse aid dispenser again. 3. Adjust the water hardness setting to the highest setting and perform 1 normal washing programme without loading any dishes.
  • Page 19: Select And Start A Washing Programme

    Select and start a washing programme Select and start a washing programme Select the washing programme and delay start with the door slightly opened. The start of the programme or the countdown of the delay start will occur only after the closure of the door.
  • Page 20: Unloading The Dishwasher

    Unloading the dishwasher • The dishwasher will automatically stop. • The light of the programme just ended will remain on. • In the digital display appears a zero. 1. Switch off the dishwasher by pressing the On/Off button. 2. Open the dishwasher's door, leave it ajar and wait a few minutes before removing the dishes;...
  • Page 21: Cleaning The Spray Arms

    Care and cleaning 2. The dishwasher filter system comprises a coarse filter ( A ), a microfilter ( B ) and a flat filter. Unlock the filter system using the handle on the microfilter, and remove the filter system. 3. Turn the handle about 1/4 a turn anti- clockwise and remove the filter system.
  • Page 22: External Cleaning

    What to do if… If residues of soil have clogged the holes in the spray arms, remove them with a cocktail stick. External cleaning Clean the external surfaces of the machine and control panel with a damp soft cloth. If necessary use only neutral detergents.
  • Page 23 What to do if… Fault code and malfunction Possible cause and solution • The water tap is blocked or furred with lime- appears in the digital display. scale. The dishwasher does not fill with water. Clean the water tap. • The water tap is turned off. Turn the water tap •...
  • Page 24: Technical Data

    Technical data The wash results are not satisfactory The dishes are not clean • The wrong washing programme has been se- lected. • The dishes are arranged in such a way as to stop water reaching all parts of the surface. The baskets must not be overloaded.
  • Page 25: Fitting Under A Counter (Kitchen Worktop Or Sink)

    Installation Remove all packaging before positioning the machine. If possible, position the machine next to a water tap and a drain. Fitting under a counter (kitchen worktop or sink) By removing the machine's worktop, you can install it under a close fitting sink unit or a pre-existing top, providing the dimensions of the recess correspond to those shown in the picture.
  • Page 26: Water Connection

    Water connection Water connection Water supply connections This appliance can be connected to either a hot (max. 60°) or cold water supply. With a hot water supply you can have a significant reduction of energy consumption. This however, depends on how the hot water is produced. (We suggest alternative sources of energy that are more environmentally friendly as e.g.
  • Page 27: Water Outlet Hose Connection

    Water connection WARNING! Warning! Dangerous voltage. Water outlet hose connection The end of the drain hose can be connected in the following ways: 1. To the sink outlet spigot, securing it to the underside of the work surface. This will prevent waste water from the sink running into the machine.
  • Page 28: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection To avoid water leakage after installation make sure that the water couplings are tight. Electrical connection WARNING! Safety standards require the appliance to be earthed. Prior to using the appliance for the first time, ensure that the rated voltage and type of supply on the rating plate match that of the supply where the appliance is to be installed.
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