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Appliance Interior; Overview Of Menu; Water Softening System/Special Salt; Setting - Siemens SN55M531TI Operating Instructions Manual



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Water softening system/Special salt

Appliance interior

1" Interior light *
1* Top basket
12 Knife shelf *
1: Tablet collecting tray
1B Top spray arm
1J Bottom spray arm
1R Dispenser for special salt
1Z Filters
1b Cutlery basket
1j Bottom basket
9" Dispenser for rinse aid
9* Detergent dispenser
92 Lock for detergent dispenser
9: Rating plate
* depending on model

Overview of menu

The settings can be found in the
individual chapters.
Water Hardness :
Intensive drying :
Rinse aid :
Hot water :
Automatic disconnection :
- :
- :
- :
- :
- :
Water softening
system/Special salt
s a l t
e m / S p e c i a l
n g s y s t
s o f t e n i
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
set from
to :
Salt is not required at the set value
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
hardness table.
3. Close the door.
4. Switch on ON/OFF switch (.
5. Hold down programme button #
and press START button h until
: .... is indicated on the digital
6. Release both buttons.
The LED for button # flashes and
the digital display )* displays the
factory setting :


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