Safety instructions Warning Delivery Knives and other utensils with sharp points Check the packaging and dishwasher must be placed in the cutlery basket with immediately for damage caused in the points downwards or horizontally on transit. Do not switch on a damaged the knife shelf *.
Disposal Getting to know your Make redundant appliances unusable appliance to prevent subsequent accidents. Diagrams of the control panel and the Dispose of the appliance in an interior of the appliance can be found environmentally friendly manner. in the envelope at the front. Individual positions are referred to in the Warning text.
Water softening system Water hardness table To ensure good washing results, the dishwasher requires soft water, i.e. containing low amounts of lime, otherwise white limescale will be deposited on the utensils and inner container. Tap water above 7_ dH (from set value ) must be softened.
Salt Switching off salt refill indicator/water softening Using salt system Always refill with salt immediately before If the salt refill indicator is impaired switching on the appliance. This ensures (e.g. when using combined detergents that overrun salt solution is immediately containing salt component), it can be washed out and does not corrode the switched off.
Rinse aid Setting amount of rinse-aid The amount of rinse-aid dispensed can As soon as the rinse-aid refill indicator be set from lights up on the control panel, Do not change the amount of rinse-aid refill with rinse aid. unless streaks (select lower setting) or The rinse aid is required for stain-free water stains (select higher setting) are left utensils and clear glasses.
Utensils Loading the dishwasher Remove large food remnants. Not suitable It is not necessary to prerinse utensils Cutlery and utensils made of wood. under running water. Delicate decorative glasses, craft and Place the utensils so that antique utensils. These decors are not D they are secure and cannot tip over.
Pans Folding spikes * Bottom basket * depending on model The spikes can be folded down to improve arrangement of pans, bowls and glasses. Small accessories holder * * depending on model Light-weight plastic accessories, e.g. cups, Cutlery basket lids, etc. can be held securely in the small You should always place cutlery unsorted accessories holder.
Adjusting the height of the Top basket with side levers basket * (Rackmatic) Pull out the top basket * depending on model To lower the basket, press in the left If required, the height of the upper utensils and then the right lever on the outside basket can be adjusted to provide more of the basket.
Detergent Adding detergent Pour detergent into the dispenser You can use tablets as well as powder (insert tablet flat, not on its edge). or liquid detergents for dishwashers, Dosage: see manufacturer’s but never use washing up liquid. Tablets instructions on the packaging. contain not only detergent but also Close the cover on the detergent rinse-aid and salt (3in1) and, depending...
Warnings Do not place small parts for washing in the tablet collecting tray ; this prevents the tablet from dissolving evenly. If you want to add more utensils after the programme has started, do not use the tablet collecting tray as a handle for the upper basket.
Overview of programmes The max. possible number of programmes is illustrated in this overview. The corresponding programmes for your appliance can be found on the fascia. Programme Type of utensils Programme sequence Possible and soiling additional options Intensive 70° Pots, utensils Prerinse and cutlery Clean 70°...
Additional options Washing the dishes * depending on model Programme data Additional options can be set with the The programme data (consumption buttons. values) can be found in the summary of instructions. They refer to normal Express Wash conditions and the water hardness set (VarioSpeed) * value .
Remaining running time display Switching off the appliance When the programme is selected, the Short time after the end of the programme: remaining running time of the programme Switch off ON/OFF switch is indicated on the digital display Turn off the tap (not applicable The running time is determined during the if Aqua-Stop fitted).
Changing the programme Maintenance and care When the START button has been A regular inspection and maintenance of pressed, the programme cannot be your machine will help to prevent faults. changed. This saves time and prevents problems. The only way a programme can be Overall condition changed is by Cancel programme (reset).
Filters Spray arms The filters keep large foreign objects Limescale and contaminants in the rinsing water may block nozzles and bearings on in the rinsing water away from the pump. the spray arms These foreign objects may occasionally block the filters. Check outlet nozzles on the spray arms The filter system consists of a coarse filter, for blockages.
Waste water pump Troubleshooting Large food remnants in the rinsing water Experience has shown that you can rectify not retained by the filters may block the most faults which occur in daily operation waste water pump. The rinsing water is without calling customer service.
Door cannot be closed. Water is left in the appliance at the end of the programme. Door lock has been activated. To reset, close the door with (E24) Waste water hose is greater force. blocked or kinked. (E25) Waste water pump Cover on the detergent dispenser blocked, cover on the waste cannot be closed.
... on the utensils Plastic parts discoloured. Too little/unsuitable detergent. Food residue on the utensils. Too weak programme selected. Utensils placed too closely together, utensils basket overfilled. Rust spots on the cutlery. Too little detergent. Cutlery not rust-resistant. Rinse programme too weak. Salt content in the rinsing water too high, as salt dispenser lock not Spray arm rotation obstructed.
Customer service Installation If you are unable to rectify the fault, please The dishwasher must be connected contact your customer service. correctly, otherwise it will not function Your nearest customer service centre can properly. The specifications for the inlet be found in the customer service list. and outlet as well as the electrical When calling customer service, please connected loads must correspond with...
Do not install the appliance near heat The appliance can easily be installed sources (radiators, heat storage tanks, in a fitted kitchen between wooden and cookers or other appliances which plastic walls. If the plug is not freely generate heat) and do not install under accessible following installation, a hob.
Electrical connection Transportation Connect the appliance to an alternating Empty the dishwasher and secure current only, ranging from 220 V to loose parts. 240 V and 50 Hz or 60 Hz via a correctly Drain the appliance according to the installed socket with protective earth following steps: conductor.
Waste disposal Both the packaging of new appliances and the old appliances themselves contain valuable raw materials and recyclable materials. Please dispose of the individual parts separated according to type. Please ask your dealer or inquire at your local authority about current means of disposal.
Child-proof lock * Always close the appliance door Switch on the child-proof lock completely before leaving the Open the door with child-proof appliance. Only in this way can you lock switched on Switch off the child-proof lock protect your children from potential hazards.
The tap should only be turned off if you are absent from home for a prolonged period, e.g. several weeks holiday. Siemens-Electrogeräte GmbH Carl-Wery-Straße 34, 81739 München To contact us directly, use the tel. no or fax no. in the enclosed customer service list.