7. OPTIONAL! Select, if required,
DELAY START option button
DELAY START button as many times as
necessary until the corresponding light to the
required delay (12 H, 8 H, 4 H, 2 H) comes on.
8. Start the machine
Before starting the machine check that:
• the appliance is plugged in.
• the water supply tap is turned on.
• the drain hose is correctly and securely positioned.
• the door and the detergent dispenser drawer are
To start the selected programme, push
START/PAUSE button; the corresponding light
will stop flashing and will remain lit until the end of
the programme. During programme cycle the light
CYCLE EXECUTION will remain lit.
DELAY START option has been chosen, the
machine will begin the countdown.
9. Modification of a running
Once the programme has started, it only can be
modified by turning the programme selector dial to
" and afterwards the new programme can be
The washing water remains in the tub, provided that
the machine does not reach the rinse phase, since,
in this case, the machine drains it automatically.
Start the new programme by pressing
10. Interrupting a programme
START/PAUSE button to interrupt a
running programme, the corresponding light will
begin flashing. Press this button again to re-start the
11. Opening the door after the
programme has started
Firstly, stop the machine by pressing
START/PAUSE button. Wait about two or three
minutes then the
can open the door.
If the door does not open , this means that the
temperature of the water is too high, that the water
level exceed the lower limit of the door (which could
cause overflowing) or that the drum is spinning.
If the door cannot be opened but you need to open it,
switch the machine off by turning the selector dial to
". After approximately one or two minutes the door
can be opened. (PAY ATTENTION TO THE WATER
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