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  • Page 1 FAVORIT 60870 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 performance and control - indeed we are setting the highest standards of excellence.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Contents Operating instructions Safety information Correct use General safety Child safety Installation Product description Control panel Setting mode Audible signals First use Set the water softener Setting manually Setting electronically Use of dishwasher salt Use of rinse aid Adjusting the dosage of rinse aid Daily use Loading cutlery and dishes The lower basket...
  • Page 4 Contents Care and cleaning Cleaning the filters Cleaning the spray arms External cleaning Internal cleaning Prolonged periods of non-operation Frost precautions Moving the machine What to do if ... Technical data Hints for test institutes Installation instructions Installation Fitting under a counter (kitchen worktop or sink) Levelling Water supply connections Water inlet hose with safety valve...
  • Page 5: 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 6: General Safety

    Safety information General safety • Dishwasher detergents can cause chemical burns to eyes, mouth and throat. Could endanger life! Comply with the safety instructions of the dishwasher de- tergent manufacturer. • The water in your dishwasher is not for drinking. Detergent residues may still be present in your machine.
  • Page 7: Product Description

    Product description WARNING! For electrical and water connection carefully follow the instructions given in specific paragraphs. Product description Upper basket Water hardness dial Salt container Detergent dispenser Rinse aid dispenser Rating plate Filters Lower spray arm Upper spray arm...
  • Page 8: Control Panel

    Control panel Worktop This dishwasher has an internal light that turns on and off when the opening and closing of the dishwasher's door occurs. Internal light is equipped with led lamp CLASS 1 in accordance with EN 60825-1: 1994 + A1: 2002 + A2: 2001. In case that this light has to be replaced, please, contact your local Service Force Centre.
  • Page 9: Function Buttons

    Control panel Indicator lights VOORSPOELEN Illuminates when the prewash phase is running. PRELAVAGE REINIGEN Illuminates when the wash phase is running. LAVAGE NASPOELEN Illuminates when the rinse phase is running. RINCAGE FINAL DROGEN Illuminates when the drying phase is running SECHAGE EINDE Illuminates when the washing programme has...
  • Page 10: Setting Mode

    Control panel In addition to the programme selection, • the setting of the water softener • the activation/deactivation of the rinse aid dispenser • the activation/deactivation of the audible signals can also be set with the help of these buttons. Setting mode The appliance is in setting mode when all programme lights are illuminated.
  • Page 11: First Use

    First use 3. Press function button C, the lights of buttons A and B turn off while the light of function button C goes on flashing. The digital display indicates the current setting. = Audible signals deactivated = Audible signals activated 4.
  • Page 12: Setting Manually

    Set the water softener Water hardness Adjusting the water hardness Use of salt setting °dH °TH mmol/l manually electronically 51 - 70 91 - 125 9,1 - 12,5 level 10 43 - 50 76 - 90 7,6 - 8,9 level 9 37 - 42 65 - 75 6,5 - 7,5...
  • Page 13: Use Of Dishwasher Salt

    Use of dishwasher salt 3. Press button A, the lights of buttons B and C turn off while the light of button A goes on flashing. In the digital display is visible the current level. Examples: displayed = level 5 displayed = level 10 4.
  • Page 14: 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 clockwise until it stops with a click.
  • Page 15: 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 be- tween 16 and 40 dishwashing cycles, depending upon the dosage setting. 3.
  • Page 16: Loading Cutlery And Dishes

    Loading cutlery and dishes • Fill with dishwasher detergent. • Select a wash programme suitable for the cutlery and dishes. • Start the wash programme. Loading cutlery and dishes Sponges, household cloths and any object that can absorb water may not be washed in the dishwasher.
  • Page 17: The Lower Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes For washing in the dishwasher the following cutlery and dishes are not suitable: are of limited suitability: • Cutlery with wooden, horn, china or mother- • Only wash stoneware in the dishwasher if it of-pearls handles. is specially marked as being dishwasher-safe by the manufacturer.
  • Page 18: The Cutlery Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes To make it easier to load larger dishes, all rear plate racks in the lower basket can be folded down. The cutlery basket WARNING! Sharp knives and other items of cutlery with sharp edges must be laid in the cutlery tray or in the upper basket because of the risk of injury.
  • Page 19: Beer Glasses And Champagne Glasses

    Loading cutlery and dishes 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 cutlery basket can be opened out. Always make sure that you put your hand around both parts of the two-part handle when removing it from the dishwasher.
  • Page 20 Loading cutlery and dishes The beer glass holders can be replaced with 2 cup racks supplied as extras, which also serve as champagne glass holders. 1. Remove beer glass holders by pulling upwards and pressing lightly on the hooks from below. 2.
  • Page 21: The Upper Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes 2. Fix the bars again by pushing them forwards. WARNING! Important: risk of injury: do not take hold of the bars with the hand; place the hand under the bars on the lower basket for support. The upper basket Load smaller, fragile crockery and long, sharp cutlery in the upper basket.
  • Page 22: Adjusting The Height Of The Upper Basket

    Loading cutlery and dishes • For glasses with long stems, fold the glass rack to the right, otherwise fold it away to the left. • The row of spikes on the left of the upper basket is also in two parts and can be folded away.
  • Page 23: Use Of Detergent

    Use of detergent 1. Pull out the upper basket completely. 2. Holding the upper basket by the han- dle, raise it as far as it will go and then lower it vertically. The upper basket will latch into the lower or the upper position. WARNING! After loading your machine always close the door, as an open door can be a hazard.
  • Page 24: Multi-Tab Function

    Multi-Tab function 2. Fill the detergent dispenser (1) with detergent. 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 additional detergent dose (5/10 g) that must be placed in the prewash detergent chamber (2).
  • Page 25: Activation/Deactivation Of The Multi-Tab Function

    Multi-Tab function is automatically deactivated and also the indicator lights for salt and rinse aid are deactivated. Select the "Multi-Tab function " before the start of a washing programme. Once this function is selected (indicator light illuminated) it will remain active also for the following washing programmes.
  • Page 26 4. To change the setting, press button B again, the digital display indicates the new setting. 5. To memorise the operation, switch off the dishwasher by pressing the On/Off button. If you decide to turn back to the use of standard detergent system we advise that you: 1.
  • Page 27: Select And Start A Washing Programme

    Select and start a washing programme Programme Degree of Type of Programme description Consumption val- soil load GLAS Normal Delicate soil crockery DELICAT and glass- ware VOORSP. Partial load (to be com- PRELAV. pleted later in the day) 1) The consumption values are intended as a guide and depends on the pressure and the temperature of the water and also by the variations of the power supply and the amount of dishes.
  • Page 28 Select and start a washing programme When a programme has been selected the corresponding light will illuminate. The programme phase lights foreseen for that programme and LOOPTIJD TEMPS RE- STANT light illuminate. Close the dishwasher's door, the programme starts automatically. The LOOPTIJD- TEMPS RESTANT light remains illuminated and the lights of the phases will turn off except for the phase underway.
  • Page 29: Unloading The Dishwasher

    Unloading the dishwasher • Open the dishwasher door; the programme will stop. Close the door; the pro- gramme will start from the point at which it was interrupted. • Press the On/Off button, all lights will turn off. Press the On/Off button again; the programme will start from the point at which it was interrupted.
  • Page 30 Care and cleaning WARNING! Before cleaning the filters ensure that the machine is switched off. 1. Open the door, remove the lower basket. 2. The dishwasher filter system compri- ses a coarse filter (A), a microfilter (B) and a flat filter. Unlock the filter system using the handle on the mi- crofilter, and remove the filter system.
  • Page 31: Cleaning The Spray Arms

    Care and cleaning WARNING! NEVER use the dishwasher without filters. Incorrect repositioning and fitting of the filters will produce poor washing results and may result in damage to the appliance. Cleaning the spray arms NEVER try to remove the spray arms. If residues of soil have clogged the holes in the spray arms, remove them with a cocktail stick.
  • Page 32: Moving The Machine

    What to do if ... Moving the machine If you have to move the machine (moving house etc..): 1. Unplug it. 2. Turn the water tap off. 3. Remove the water inlet and discharge hoses. 4. Pull the machine out together with the hoses. Avoid over tilting the machine during transportation.
  • Page 33 What to do if ... Fault code and malfunction Possible cause and solution The programme does not start. • The dishwasher’s door has not been properly closed. Close the door. • The main plug is not plugged in. Insert the main plug.
  • Page 34: 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 35: Hints For Test Institutes

    Hints for test institutes Hints for test institutes Testing in accordance with EN 60704 must be carried out with appliance fully loaded and using the test programme (see "Washing programmes"). Test in accordance with EN 50242 must be carried out when the salt container and rinse aid dispenser have been filled with salt and rinse aid respectively and using the test programme (see "Washing programmes").
  • Page 36 Hints for test institutes Example loading arrangements: Upper basket Cutlery basket Lower basket with cutlery basket 1) If there are cup racks in place on the lefthand side or the cutlery tray is in place, remove them. 2) If necessary, you can remove the cup racks on the lefthand side and/or the beer glass holder.
  • Page 37: Installation Instructions

    Installation Installation instructions Installation WARNING! Any electrical and/or plumbing work required to install this appliance should be carried out by a qualified electrician and/or plumber or competent person. 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...
  • Page 38: Levelling

    When inserting the machine, ensure that the water inlet and drain hoses are not kinked or squashed. During all operations that involve accessibility to internal components the dishwasher has to be unplugged. Be sure that once the appliance has been installed, it is easily accessible for the service engineer in the event that a repair is required.
  • Page 39: Water Inlet Hose With Safety Valve

    to new pipes or pipes which have not been used for a long time, you should run the water for a few minutes before connecting the inlet hose. DO NOT use connection hoses which have previously been used for an old appliance.
  • Page 40: Water Outlet Hose Connection

    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. 2.
  • Page 41: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection 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.
  • Page 42 The symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product may not be treated as household waste. Instead it should be taken to the appropriate collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. By en- suring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling of this product.
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