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Whirlpool Dishwasher User Manual

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When using your dishwasher, follow the
precautions listed below:
• This appliance must be grounded. In the event of a
malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce
the risk of anelectric shock by providing a path of
least resistance of electric current. This appliance
is equipped with a cord having an equipment-
grounding conductor and a grounding plug.
• The plug must be plugged into an appropriate
outlet that is installed and grounded in
accordance with all local codes and ordinances.
Improper connection of the equipment-grounding
conductor can result in the risk of an electric shock.
• Check with a qualified electrician or service
representative if you are in doubt whether the
appliance is properly grounded. Do not modify
the plug provided with the appliance; If it does
not fit the outlet. Have a proper outlet installed
by a qualified electrician.
• Do not abuse, sit on, or stand on the door or
dishrack of the dishwasher.
• Do not operate your dishwasher unless all
enclosure panels are properly in place. Open the
door very carefully if the dishwasher is
operating, there is a risk of water squirting out.
• Do not place any heavy objects on or stand on
the door when it is open. The appliance could
tip forward.
• When loading items to be washed:
1) Locate sharp items so that they are not likely
to damage the door seal;
2) Warning: Knives and other utensils with sharp
points must be loaded in the basket with their
points down or placed in a horizontal position.
• When using your dishwasher, you should prevent
plastic items from coming into contact with the
heating element. (This instruction is only
applicable to machines with a visual heating
• Check that the detergent comparment is empty
after completion of the wash cycle.
• Do not wash plastic items unless they are
marked dishwasher safe or the equivalent. For
plastic items not so marked, check the
manufacturer's recommendations.
• Use only detergent and rinse additives designed
for an automatic dishwasher.
• Never use soap, laundry detergent, or hand
washing detergent in your dishwasher. Keep
these products out of the reach of children.
• Keep children away from detergent and rinse
aid, keep children away from the open door of
the dishwasher, there could still be some
detergent left inside.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical,
sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of
experience and knowledge ,unless they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning
use of the appliance by a person responsible for
their safety.
• Children should be supervised to ensure that
they do not play with the appliance.
• Dishwasher detergents are strongly alkaline, they
can be extremely dangerous if swallowed. Avoid
contact with skin and eyes and keep children away
from the dishwasher when the door is open.
• The door should not be left open, since this
could increase the risk of tripping.
• If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or its service agent
or a similarly qualified person in order to avoid a
• Remove the door to the washing compartment
when removing an old dishwasher from service
or discarding it.
• Please dispose of packing materials properly.
• Use the dishwasher only for its intended
• During installation, the power supply must not
be excessively or dangerously bent or flattened.
Do not tamper with controls.
• The appliance is to be connected to the water
mains using new hose sets and that old hose-sets
should not be reused.
• The maximum number of place settings to be
washed is 9.
• The maximum permissible inlet water pressure
is 1Mpa.
• The minimum permissible inlet water pressure is


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  • Page 1: Important Safety Instructions

    If it does from the dishwasher when the door is open. not fit the outlet. Have a proper outlet installed • The door should not be left open, since this by a qualified electrician.
  • Page 2: Safeguarding The Environment

    DISPOSAL Dispose of the dishwasher packaging material correctly. All packaging materials can be recycled. Plastic parts are marked with the standard international abbreviations: •...
  • Page 3: Control Panel

    OPERATION INSTRUCTION IMPORTANT. To get the best performance from your dishwasher, read all operating instructions before using it for the first time. Control panel r t y u 1. 3in1 indicator light / 3 in1 4 function button: To one of the seven and show the washing select and show 3in1.
  • Page 4: Prior Using For The First Time

    Your local Water Authority can advise you on the hardness of the water in your area. Adjusting Salt Consumption The dishwasher is designed to allow for adjustment in the amount of salt consumed based on the hardness of the water used. This is intended to optimise and customise the level o f salt consumption.
  • Page 5: Loading The Salt Into The Softener

    • Only use salt specifically designed for the use in dishwashers! Every other type of salt not specifically designed for the use in a dishwasher, especially table salt, will damage the water softener. In case of damages caused by the use of unsuitable salt the manufacturer does not give any warranty nor is liable for any damages caused.
  • Page 6: Fill The Rinse Aid Dispenser

    It also improves drying by allowing water to roll off the dishes. Your dishwasher is designed to use liquid rinse aids. The rinse aid dispenser is located inside the door next to the detergent dispenser. To fill the dispenser, open the cap and pour the rinse aid into the dispenser until the level indicator turns completely black.
  • Page 7 Clean up any rinse aid spilled while during filling with an absorbent cloth to avoid excessive foaming during the next wash. Don't forget to replace the cap before you close dishwasher door. Adjusting Rinse Aid Dispenser The rinse aid dispenser has six or four settings. Always start with Adjust lever the dispenser set on "4".
  • Page 8: Function Of Detergent

    The dispenser must be refilled before the start of each wash cycle following the instructions provided in the wash cycle table . Your dishwasher uses less detergent and rinse aid than Conventional dishwasher. Generally, only one tablespoon of detergent is needed for a normal wash load. More heavily soiled items need more detergent.
  • Page 9 • Only use branded detergent aid for dishwasher. WARNING: Dishwasher detergent is corrosive! Take care to keep it out of reach of children. Proper Use of Detergent Use only detergent specifically made for the use in dishwashers. Keep your detergent fresh and dry.
  • Page 10: How To Use The 3In1 Function

    How To Use The 3IN1 Function Your dishwasher has a 3in1 function which needs no salt and rinse aid but a 3In1 tablet. This dishwasher comes with a 3in1 tablet container as an accessory. NOTE Only the 3in1 function (for the program: intensive/Normal/Eco.) Can be used with 3in1 tablets.
  • Page 11: Loading The Dishwasher Basket

    4. All utensils are placed in the way that the spray arms can rotate freely during washing. Very small items should not be washed in the dishwasher as they could easily fall out of the baskets. Bowl (M) Bowl (L)
  • Page 12 Loading the Lower Basket We recommend that you place large items which are most difficult to clean into the lower basket: pots, pans, lids, serving dishes and bowls, as shown in the figure to the right. It is preferable to place serving dishes and lids on the side of the racks in order to avoid blocking the rotation of the top spray arm.
  • Page 13 • Always load sharp utensils with the sharp point down! For washing in the dishwasher the following NOTE: Please do not overload your dishwasher. cutlery/dishes There is only space for 9 standard dishes.
  • Page 14: Starting A Washing Programme

    STARTING A WASHING PROGRAMME Wash Cycle Table NOTE • Meaning: need to fill rinse into the Rinse-Aid Dispenser. • * En50242: This program is the test cycle, the rinse-aid dispenser setting is recommended to be set to position 6. The power consumption of off-mode is 0W,left-on model is 0.73W. Running Cycle selection Description...
  • Page 15: End Of Wash Cycle

    At the End of the Wash Cycle When the working cycle has finished, the buzzer of the dishwasher will sound for 8 seconds, then stop. Turn off the appliance using the ON/OFF button, shut off the water supply and open the door of the dishwasher.
  • Page 16: Filtering System

    To remove the filter device, pull the cup handle in the upward direction. WARNING: • The dishwasher must never be used without the filters. • Improper replacement of the filter may reduce the performance level of the appliance and damage dishes and utensils.
  • Page 17: Caring For The Dishwasher

    To clean the coarse filter and the fine filter, use a cleaning brush. Reassemble the filter parts as shown in the figures on the last page and reinsert the entire assembly in the dishwasher, positioning it in its seat and pressing downwards.
  • Page 18 • When not in Use for a LongTime It is recommend that you run a wash cycle with the dishwasher empty and then remove the plug from the socket, turn off the water supply and leave the door of the appliance slightly open. This will help the door seals to last longer and prevent odours from forming within the appliance.
  • Page 19: Installation Instructions

    CONNECTION FROM THE POWER CORD. Electrical Requirements Please look at the rating label to know the rating voltage and connect the dishwasher to the appropriate power supply. Use the required fuse 10 amp, time delay fuse or circuit breaker recommended and provide separate circuit serving only this appliance.
  • Page 20: Water Connection

    Water Connection Cold water connection Connect the cold water supply hose to a threaded 3/4 (inch) connector and make sure that it is fastened tightly in place. If the water pipes are new or have not been used for an extended period of time, let the water run to make sure that the water is clear.
  • Page 21: Start Of Dishwasher

    Extension Hose If you need a drain hose extension, make sure to use a similar drain hose. It must be no longer than 4 metres; otherwise the cleaning effect of the dishwasher could be reduced. Syphon Connection The waste connection must be at a height of between 50 cm (minimum) and 100 cm (maximum) from the bottom of the dish.
  • Page 22: Troubleshooting Guide

    Power supply is not turned Make sure the dishwasher is turned on and the door is closed securely. Make sure the power cord is properly plugged into the wall socket.
  • Page 23 Knocking noise in This may be caused by on- This has no influence on the dishwasher function. the water pipes site installation or the if in doubt, contact a suitably qualified plumber. cross-section of the piping.
  • Page 24 Unsatisfactory drying result Problem Possible causes What to do The dishes are not Improper loading Load the dishwasher as suggested in the directions. drying Too little rinse-aid Increase the amount of rinse-aid/refill the rinse-aid dispenser. Dishes are removed too Do not empty your dishwasher immediately after soon washing.
  • Page 25: Technical Information

    TECHNICAL INFORMATION Height 850 mm Width 445 mm Depth 580 mm Water pressure 0.04-1.0 MPa Hot water connection Max 60°C Power supply See rating label Capacity 9 place settings...

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