1. TECHNICAL CARACTERISTICS
VOLTAGE / FREQUENCY
Connection to the water network
This washing machine complies with CEE directive 89-336 about the limitation of radioelectric disturbances
and directive CEE 73-23 for electrical safety.
Keep this user's manual with your washing machine. If you sell your washing machine or give it away, make sure that it is
accompanied by its user's manual. The new user can then be informed of how the washing machine operates and read
relevant warnings. These warnings have been written for your safety and for the safety of others. Please read these com-
ments carefully before installing and using your washing machine. Thank you for your attention.
When you receive your washing machine, unpack it or have it
unpacked immediately. Check its general appearance. Make
any reserves in writing on the delivery form and keep a copy.
Your washing machine was designed for use by adults. Make
sure that children do not touch it or use it as a toy.
Do not modify or attempt to modify the characteristics of this
washing machine. This could be dangerous for you.
Your washing machine is intended for normal domestic use.
Do not use it for commercial or industrial purposes or for any
purpose other than that for which it was designed : to wash, to
rinse and to spin.
Unplug the power suplly plug and close the water supply tap
every time after using your washing machine.
Only wash articles that can resist machine washing. Refer to
the instructions on the label for each article.
Do not wash underwear with bones, or any material without
hems, or torn materials in your washing machine.
Remember to remove all coins, safety pins, boraches, screws,
etc., before each wash. They can cause serious damage if
they are left in your washing.
Do not put articles in your washing machine if you have used a
solvent, alcohol, trichloroethylene, etc., to remove stains from
them. If you must use these stain removers, wait until the pro-
duct has evaporated before putting the articles in the drum.
Collect all small articles such as socks, belts, etc., in a small
cloth bag or pillow case.
Use the quantity of detergent indicated in the «proportioning of
Always unplug the washing machine before cleaning it and
doing any maintenance.
This washing machine is heavy. Take care when moving it.
230 V / 50 Hz
0,05 MPa (0,5 bar)
0,8 MPa (8 bars)
You must remove the packing on the washing machine before
use. Failure to remove all transport protection devices can
cause damage to the washing machine or nearby furniture.
The washing machine must be unplugged while packing is
Do not allow any one other than a qualified plumber to make
the hydraulic connections necessary to install your washing
The washing machine must be plugged in to a power outlet
with a conform earth.
Call a qualified electrician if the electrical installation in your
residence is such that you have to modify it before you can
connect your washing machine.
Please read the instructions in the "electrical connections"
chapter carefully before connecting your washing machine.
After installing your washing machine, make sure that it is not
standing on its electrical power supply cable.
When your machine is installed on a carpeted floor, make sure
that the carpet does not close off the ventilation openings near
the bottom of the machine.
The power supply cable may be only replaced by the After
Your manufacturer cannot be held responsible for any damage
resulting from a nonconform installation.
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