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Kenwood KDW12ST3A Instruction Manual

Kenwood KDW12ST3A Instruction Manual

Kenwood kdw12st3a dishwasher instruction manual
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DSG Retail Limited is responsible for after sales service.
If you have a query about the product please contact our product support line
0844 561 6263 (Currys) and 08700 118 117 (Pixmania).


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  • Page 1 Dishwasher KDW12ST3A DSG Retail Limited is responsible for after sales service. If you have a query about the product please contact our product support line 0844 561 6263 (Currys) and 08700 118 117 (Pixmania).
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Kenwood dishwasher safety information disposal of the dishwasher before operating 14~18 to open the door to close the door items not suitable for use in the dishwasher adding the detergent or detergent tablet adding rinse aid...
  • Page 3 disposal of packing material product overview 10~11 accessories control panel overview 12~13 unloading the dishwasher delay start maintenance after prolonged periods of non-operation troubleshooting guide 29~32 fault codes technical problems general problems 31-3 specifications GB-3...
  • Page 4: Know Your Kenwood Dishwasher

    Kenwood dishwasher before using your Kenwood appliance • Read these instructions carefully and retain for future reference. • Remove all packaging labels. Please dispose of them properly. before calling for service • Refer to Troubleshooting Tips section. This will help you to solve some general problems by yourself.
  • Page 5: Safety Information

    safety information general safety • Switch off and unplug before fitting or removing tools/attachments, after use and before cleaning. • Keep your fingers away from moving parts and fitted attachments. • Never use a damaged machine. • Keep cord out of reach from children. •...
  • Page 6 safety information earthing instructions • WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED. • This appliance is equipped with a cord having an equipment-earthing conductor and an earthing plug. • The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is installed and earthed in accordance with local standards and requirements.
  • Page 7 safety information ) Warning: Knives and other utensils with sharp points must be loaded in the basket with the points downwards or placed horizontally. • Do not allow plastic items to come into contact with the heating element. • Check that the detergent receptacle is empty after completion of the wash cycle.
  • Page 8: Disposal Of The Dishwasher

    safety information • During installation, the power supply cord 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. • The maximum number of place settings to be washed is 1.
  • Page 9: Disposal Of Packing Material

    disposal of packing material • Please dispose of the plastic wrappings and bags safely and keep out of the reach of babies and young children. GB-9...
  • Page 10: Product Overview 10~11

    product overview front view rear view lower basket upper basket cutlery basket part number 6730000019 and 673000004 1. door handle . dishwasher model number 3. control panel 4. drain hose 5. water inlet (connect to supply hose) 6. mains cable (connect to electrical mains outlet) 7.
  • Page 11: Accessories

    X 1 part number part number 673002200040 KDW12ST3A DSG Retail Limited is responsible for after sales service. If you have a query about the product please contact our product support line 675001300715 0844 561 6263 (Currys) and 08700 118 117 (Pixmania).
  • Page 12: Control Panel Overview 12~13

    control panel overview delay start button on/off button - to preset the wash timer and - to turn the dishwasher on and off. delay the starting time by up to 4 - the LED light illuminates when the hours. dishwasher is on. - each press of this button increas- es the delay start time by 1 hour intervals.
  • Page 13: Wash Cycle Table

    3 in 1 wash cycle table Detergent Cycle Running Energy Water Amount Rinse Programme Cycle Selection Process Time Consumption Consumption (Pre-wash/ Main Information (min.) (Kwh) wash) Pots, plates, • pre-wash Use 3 in 1 tablet with 1.10 glasses and • pre-wash container provided lightly soiled •...
  • Page 14: Before Operating 14~18

    before operating to open the door • Pull the door handle. • If the door is opened during operation all functions are automatically interrupted. to close the door • After loading the dishes, push the baskets fully into the dishwasher. •...
  • Page 15: Adding The Detergent Or Detergent Tablet

    • Clouding may occur on glasses and delicate glassware after frequent washing. Do not wash delicate glassware, or glassware containing lead crystal in a dishwasher. Wash delicate glassware by hand in- stead. • Silver and aluminium parts have a tendency to discolour during washing.
  • Page 16: Adding Of Rinse Aid

    adding of rinse aid Rinse aid helps to ensure water does not cling and leave marks on crockery rinse aid indicator during the drying phase and helps crockery dry faster after it has been washed. Only pour rinse aid that is for open domestic dishwashers into the res- ervoir.
  • Page 17: Adjusting Rinse Aid Reservoir

    adjusting rinse aid reservoir The rinse aid reservoir has six settings. Both the recommended set- ting and the factory setting is “4. ” (Fig b on page 16) If the dishes are not drying properly or are spotted, adjust the dial to the next higher number until your dishes are spot-free.
  • Page 18: Adjusting Salt Consumption

    The salt indicator light will illumi- 3 in 1 nate when the reservoir is running out of salt and requires re-filling. The salt indicator light will cease salt indicator on the display screen to illuminate within a few days depending on how quickly the salt dissolves.
  • Page 19: Loading The Dishwasher

    loading the dishwasher before loading the dishwasher In general, please observe the following notes before load- ing your cutlery and crockery in the basket. • Remove lipstick stains and any food residues from crockery and dishes. Rinse if necessary. (Fig 1) •...
  • Page 20: Upper Basket 0-1

    For safety reasons, do not operate the dishwasher without the upper and lower baskets in place. upper basket Please use the upper basket for small and lightweight items such as cups, saucers, glasses, dessert bowls, etc. Shallow pans or casserole dishes can also be placed in the upper basket.
  • Page 21: Loading The Upper Basket For 1 Place Settings 1

    loading the upper basket for 1 place settings For loading the upper basket, please refer to the table below and Fig 4. Number Item Cups Small serving bowl Large serving bowl Glasses Saucers Small dish Dessert dishes hinged cup rack To make room for taller items in the upper basket, raise the cup rack up- raise upwards...
  • Page 22: Lower Basket

    lower basket We recommend that large and the most difficult to clean items are placed in the lower basket (Fig 1), such as plates, serving platters, sauce- pans, serving bowls, pots, pans, lids etc. We recommend placing serving dishes and lids at the side of the bas- ket to avoid blocking the rotation of the spray arms.
  • Page 23: Cutlery Basket 3

    cutlery basket oading the cutlery basket To make unloading much easier, cut- 5 1 5 5 1 5 lery should be grouped in zones and placed in the cutlery basket. Please 3 3 3 refer to the table below and Fig 1 for 4 4 4 4 4 4 placement method.
  • Page 24: Starting A Wash Cycle 4-6

    starting a wash cycle Please follow the steps below to start a wash cycle. Ensure the unit is connected to the mains power and the water sup- ply is on (water pressure between 0.04MPa and 1.00MPa). Open the door. Pull out the lower and upper baskets, load the dishes and push the baskets back.
  • Page 25: At The End Of Programme 5

    at the end of a programme At the end of the programme, the dishwasher will sound. NOTE: The condensation strip helps to prevent the risk of steam damage to the worktop edging above the dishwasher, it is advis- able to leave the door closed until you are ready to unload the crockery.
  • Page 26: Delay Start

    delay start The starting time of a washing programme can be delayed and adjusted. Please follow the steps below. Open the dishwasher door and load your soiled dishes and crockery. Press the button to turn on the dishwasher. ON/OFF Select your preferred programme. Press the “delay start”...
  • Page 27: Cleaning After Use

    cleaning after use external care the door and the door seal • Clean the door seals regularly with a soft damp cloth to remove food deposits. • When the dishwasher is being loaded, food and drink residues may drip onto the sides of the dishwasher door. These surfaces are out- side the wash cabinet and are not accessed by water from the spray arms.
  • Page 28: Spray Arms 8

    • Carefully lift the main filter out. (Fig ) • Carefully lift the fine filter out with care. (Fig 3) • Rinse all the filters under running water, then refit all filters in the fol- lowing order. • Carefully refit the fine filter with care.
  • Page 29: Frost Precaution

    frost precaution Avoid placing the dishwasher in a location where the temperature is below 0 ˚ C. If your appliance is left in an unheated place over the winter, you are adivsed to: Disconnect from the mains. Empty the dishwasher. Close the dishwasher’s door.
  • Page 30: Troubleshooting Guide

    troubleshooting guide Repairs should only be carried out by a qualified technician in strict accordance with current local and national safety regula- tions. Unauthorised or incorrect repairs could cause personal injury or damage to the unit. fault code Codes Possible Causes Remedy Water tap is not turned Turn on the water tap.
  • Page 31: Technical Problems

    technical problems Technical problems Problem Possible Causes Remedy The door is not Close the door properly closed. firmly. The unit is not con- Insert the plug to The dishwasher nected to the mains. the mains. does not start. The unit is not Press the “on”...
  • Page 32 General problems (continued) Problem Possible Causes Remedy The amount of rinse Replenish the reservoir, aid may be insuf- adjust the rinse aid dis- ficient, or the rinse penser dial to a higher Dishes, cutlery aid reservoir is setting or change the and glasses are almost empty.
  • Page 33: Specifications

    specification Dimensions: 600 (W) x 600 (D) x 850 (H) (in mm) Capacity: 1 Place Settings Water Pressure Required: 0.04 - 1.00MPa Power Consumption: 1930W Rated Voltage: 30V/50Hz Because we continually strive to improve our products we may change specifications and designs without prior notice.
  • Page 34 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CORRECT DISPOSAL OF THE PRODUCT IN ACCORDANCE WITH EC DIRECTIVE 2002/96/EC. At the end of its working life, the product must not be disposed of as urban waste. It must be taken to a special local authority differentiated waste col- lection centre or to a dealer providing this service.

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