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Electrical Connection - Electrolux EDC2086PDW User Manual

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• When the appliance is put in its perma-
nent position, check if it is fully level
with the aid of a spirit level. If it is not,
adjust the feet until it is.

Electrical connection

Risk of fire and electrical shock.
• The appliance must be earthed.
• Make sure that the electrical information
on the rating plate agrees with the pow-
er supply. If not, contact an electrician.
• Always use a correctly installed shock-
proof socket.
• Do not use multi-plug adapters and ex-
tension cables.
• Make sure not to cause damage to the
mains plug and to the mains cable.
Should the appliance power supply ca-
ble need to be replaced, this must be
carried out by our Service Centre.
• Connect the mains plug to the mains
socket only at the end of the installa-
tion. Make sure that there is access to
the mains plug after the installation.
• Do not pull the mains cable to discon-
nect the appliance. Always pull the
mains plug.
• Do not touch the mains cable or the
mains plug with wet hands.
• This appliance complies with the E.E.C.
2.3 Use
Risk of fire, explosion, electric
shock or damage to the appliance
• Use this appliance in a household only.
• Do not change the specification of this
• The final part of the drying cycle occurs
without heat (cool down cycle) to en-
sure that the items will not be dam-
If you stop the appliance before the end
of the drying cycle, immediately remove
and spread out all items, so that the
heat can dissipate.
• If you use fabric softener or similar
products, obey the instructions on the
• Do not run the appliance without a filter.
Clean the lint filter before or after each
• Wipe away lint that has accumulated
around the appliance.
• Do not dry the damaged items which
contain padding or fillings.
• Do not dry items such as foam rubber
(latex foam), shower caps, waterproof
textiles, rubber backed articles and
clothes or pillows fitted with foam rub-
ber pads..
• Before drying items that have been in
contact with substances such as cook-
ing oil, acetone, alcohol , petrol, kero-
sene, spot removers, turpentine, waxes
and wax removers, wash them in hot
water with an extra amount of deter-
• Do not dry items in the appliance if in-
dustrial chemicals have been used for
• Make sure that no gas lighters or
matches have been left in the pockets
of the clothing.
• Only dry fabrics which are applicable to
dry in the tumble dryer. Follow the in-
structions on the fabric label.
• Do not dry not washed items in the ap-
• If you have washed your laundry with a
stain remover start an extra rinse cycle
before you start the dryer.
• Do not drink or prepare food with the
condensed water. It can cause health
problems to people and pets.
• Do not sit or stand on the open door.
• Obey the maximum load volume of 8 kg
(refer to the "Programme chart" chap-
• Do not dry dripping wet clothes in the
tumble dryer.
• Oil-affected items can ignite spontane-
ously, especially when exposed to heat
sources such as in a tumble dryer. The
items become warm, causing an oxida-
tion reaction in the oil. Oxidation cre-
ates heat. If the heat cannot escape,
the items can become hot enough to
catch fire. Piling, stacking or storing oil-
affected items can prevent heat from
escaping and create a fire hazard.
• If it is unavoidable that fabrics that con-
tain vegetable or cooking oil or have

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