Zanussi ADVANTAGE55 User Manual

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  • Page 1: Washing Machine

  • Page 2 Dear customer, Please read these operating instructions carefully and pay particular attention to the safety notes indicated in the first pages. We recommend that you keep this instruction booklet for future reference and pass it on to any future owners. Transport damages When unpacking the appliance, check that it is not damaged.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Warnings Maintenance Bodywork Disposal Detergent dispenser drawer Cleaning of the drainage area Tips for environmental protection 5 Water inlet filter Emergency emptying out Technical specifications Frost precautions Installation Something not working? 20-21 Unpacking Hydraulic connection Levelling Electrical connection Your new washing machine Description of the appliance Detergent dispenser drawer Control panel...
  • Page 4: Warnings

    Warnings The following warnings are provided in the interests of overall safety. You must read them carefully before installing or using the appliance. Installation • Leave the porthole door slightly ajar when the appliance is not in use. This preserves the door •...
  • Page 5: Disposal

    Child safety • Keep all detergents in a safe place out of children’s reach. • Children are often not aware of how dangerous • Make sure that children or pets do not climb into electrical appliances can be. When the machine is the drum.
  • Page 6: Technical Specifications

    Technical specifications DIMENSIONS Height 85 cm Width 60 cm Depth 60 cm MAXIMUM LOAD Cotton 4,5 kg Synthetics 2 kg Delicates 2 kg Woollens 1 kg SPIN SPEED 500 rpm max. POWER SUPPLY VOLTAGE/FREQUENCY 220-230 V/50 Hz TOTAL POWER ABSORBED 2100 W MINIMUM FUSE PROTECTION 10 A...
  • Page 7: Installation

    Installation Transit security bars Hydraulic connection Before starting the machine up, the transport There should be a COLD WATER tap near the security bars must be removed as follows: washing machine with a screwing on connection You are advised to keep all the transport security pipe of ⁄...
  • Page 8: Levelling

    1,5 m. Max. IMPORTANT: The distance from the floor to the Electrical connections highest part of the hose should be between 60 to Before plugging the appliance make sure that: 90 cm. (It is advised to be between 60 and 70 cm). 1º.
  • Page 9: Your New Washing Machine

    Your new washing machine This new machine meets all modern requirements for effective treatment of laundry with low water, energy and detergent consumption. • The temperature selector dial will allow you to choose the most suitable temperature for your laundry. Description of the appliance 1 Detergent dispenser drawer 2 Programme chart...
  • Page 10: Use

    Control panel 1. Programme chart 5. Temperature selector It will help you to choose the most suitable washing This control allows you to select the temperature of programme for your laundry. the washing cycle in accordance with the kind of clothes to be washed.
  • Page 11: Washing Hints

    Laundry weights Washing hints The following weights are indicative: Sorting the laundry bathrobe 1200 g napkin 100 g Follow the wash code symbols on each garment quilt cover 700 g label and the manufacturer’s washing instructions. Sort the laundry as follows: sheet 500 g whites, coloureds, synthetics, delicates, woollens.
  • Page 12: Detergents And Additives

    Ink: depending on the type of ink, moisten the fabric Quantity of detergent to be used first with acetone (*), then with acetic acid; treat any The type and quantity of detergent will depend on residual marks on white fabrics with bleach and then the type of fabric, load size, degree of soiling and rinse thoroughly.
  • Page 13: International Wash Code Symbols

    International wash code symbols These symbols appear on fabric labels, in order to help you choose the best way to treat your laundry. Energetic wash Max. wash Max. wash Max. wash Max. wash temperature temperature temperature temperature 95°C 60°C 40°C 30°C Hand wash Do not...
  • Page 14: Operating Sequence

    4. Select the temperature Operating sequence Turn the dial to the required setting. Before washing your first load of laundry, we recommend that you run a cotton cycle at 60°C, with the machine empty, in order to remove any manufacturing residue from the drum and tub. Pour half a measure of detergent into the main wash compartment and start up the machine.
  • Page 15: At The End Of The Programme

    7. At the end of the programme The machine stops automatically. The mains on light goes out. If you have selected a programme which ends with the water of the last rinse left in the tub, drain the water before opening the door. Select programme “P”...
  • Page 16: Washing Programmes

    Programme table Washing programmes for cotton and linen Load: 4,5 kg Additional DESCRIPTION Programme Temp. Fabrics functions 40°-90° WHITES WITH PREWASH, for Prewash at 40°C example work garments, sheets, Wash at 40°-90°C household linen, underwear, towels 4 rinses Spin 40°-90° WHITES WITHOUT PREWASH, for Wash at 40°-90°C example household linen, sheets,...
  • Page 17: For Synthetics/Mixed Fabrics/Delicates

    Programme table Washing programmes for synthetics, mixed fabrics, delicates and wool Load: 2 kg, wool 1 kg Addi-tional DESCRIPTION Programme Temp. Fabrics func-tions 30°-60° SYNTHETICS WITH PREWASH, for Prewash at 30°C example underwear, coloured items, Wash at 30°-60°C shirts, blouses 3 rinses Stop with water in the drum 30°-60°...
  • Page 18: Maintenance

    Maintenance 1. Bodywork 3. Cleaning of the drainage area Clean the outside of the machine with warm water The drainage area must be cleaned if the pump has and a neutral, non-abrasive household detergent. been blocked with objects such as buttons, safety Rinse with clean water and dry with a soft cloth.
  • Page 19: Water Inlet Filter

    4. The water inlet hose filter 6. Frost precautions If the machine is installed in a place where the If it takes longer to fill up the washing machine it is temperature could drop below 0°C, proceed as time to check the water inlet hose filter it may be follows: clogged.
  • Page 20: Something Not Working

    Something not working? Problems which you can resolve yourself. Problem Possible cause • The machine does not start up: • The door is not firmly closed. • The machine is not plugged in or there is no power at the socket. •...
  • Page 21 If you are unable to identify or solve the problem, contact our service centre. Before telephoning, make a note of the model, serial number and purchase date of your machine: the Service Centre will require this information.

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