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W a t e r
To ensure good washing results,
the dishwasher requires soft water, i.e.
containing low amounts of lime,
otherwise white limescale will be
deposited on the utensils and inner
Tap water above 1.2 mmol/l must be
softened. The water is softened with
special salt (regeneration
salt) in the water softening
system of the dishwasher.
The setting and therefore the required
amount of salt
depends on the degree of hardness of
your tap water (see table).
The amount of salt dispensed can be
Salt is not required at the set
1. Find out about the hardness value of
your tap water. Your water utility
company will help you with this.
2. Set value can be found in the water
3. Close the door.
4. Switch on ON/OFF switch (.
5. Press and hold down the START
6. Rotate programme selector 8
until : ... is indicated on the digital
7. Release button.
The factory set value
the digital display H.
is lit on
Water softening system/Special salt
To change the setting:
1. Rotate programme selector 8 until
the required value is indicated on the
digital display H.
2. Press START button @.
The set value is saved.
Water hardness table
Using special salt
Always refill with special salt
immediately before switching on the
appliance. This ensures that overrun
special salt solution is immediately
washed out and does not corrode the
1. Open the screw-type cap of the
2. Fill the tank with water (only required
when switching on the appliance for
the first time).
3. Then add dishwasher salt (not table
salt or tablets).
The water is displaced and runs out.