Keep children away from open In daily use dishwasher. The water in the rinsing Use the dishwasher only in the compartment is not drinking water and household and only for its designed could contain detergent residue.
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, Water Set value on Hardness mmol/l the dishwasher requires soft water, hardness the machine range i.e. containing low amounts of lime, value _dh otherwise white limescale will be soft...
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 be As soon as the rinse-aid refill indicator set from . The factory setting lights up on the control panel refill with rinse aid. Do not change the amount of rinse-aid The rinse aid is required for stain-free unless streaks (select lower setting) or utensils and clear glasses.
Top basket Recommendation: Use only glasses and porcelain which the manufacturer designates as dishwasher-proof. Use a detergent which protects utensils. Take glass and cutlery out of the dishwasher as soon as possible after the programme ends. * depending on model...
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 If required, the height of the upper utensils To lower the basket, press in the left and then the right lever on the outside basket can be adjusted to provide more space for tall utensils either in the upper of the basket.
Detergent Detergent dispenser with dosing aid You can use tablets as well as powder The graduated detergent dispenser or liquid detergents for dishwashers, helps you add the correct amount of but never use washing up liquid. Tablets powder or liquid detergent: contain not only detergent but also lower line: 15 ml...
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 Saving time (VarioSpeed) * conditions and the water hardness set value .
At the end of the programme please open Intensive drying the door fully and not partially when The final rinse uses a higher temperature emptying the dishwasher. Any escaping which improves the drying result. water vapour could damage sensitive The running time may increase slightly.
Regularly clean door seal with a damp cloth. Never use a steam cleaner to clean your dishwasher. The manufacturer is not liable for any consequential damage. Regularly wipe the front of the appliance and fascia with a damp cloth; water and a little washing up liquid are adequate.
Spray arms Waste water pump Limescale and contaminants in the rinsing Large food remnants in the rinsing water water may block nozzles and bearings on not retained by the filters may block the the spray arms waste water pump. The rinsing water is then not pumped out and covers the filter.
Troubleshooting ... changing settings A setting cannot be changed, Experience has shown that you can rectify a programme starts. most faults which occur in daily operation Wrong programme button pressed. without calling customer service. Terminate the programme Obviously this will save on costs and (see chapter entitled “Terminating ensure that the machine is quickly the programme (Reset)”) and start...
... on the utensils Water is left in the appliance at the end of the programme. Food residue on the utensils. (E24) Waste water hose is Utensils placed too closely blocked or kinked. together, utensils basket overfilled. (E25) Waste water pump Too little detergent.
If you are unable to rectify the fault, please Unsuitable detergent. contact your customer service. Glasses not dishwasher-proof. Your nearest customer service centre can Streaks on glasses and cutlery, be found in the customer service list.
Ensure that the be replaced by customer service only. appliance is situated securely on the floor. If the dishwasher is installed in a high- A built-under or integrated appliance sided unit, the unit must be secured which is installed subsequently as properly.
Electrical connection The appliance can easily be installed in a fitted kitchen between wooden and Connect the appliance to an alternating plastic walls. If the plug is not freely current only, ranging from 220 V to accessible following installation, 240 V and 50 Hz or 60 Hz via a correctly an allpole disconnector with a contact installed socket with protective earth opening of at least 3 mm must be fitted...
Transportation Waste disposal Empty the dishwasher and secure Both the packaging of new appliances loose parts. and the old appliances themselves contain Drain the appliance according to the valuable raw materials and recyclable following steps: materials. Turn on the tap.
To do this, remove the top basket and insert the spray head as illustrated in the diagram. To ensure that the spray jet can reach all parts, arrange the baking sheets as illustrated (max. 4 baking sheets and 2 grilles). Never operate the dishwasher without the top basket or baking sheet spray head! * some models...
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.