Before using the machine for the first
time ensure that it is correctly
installed and connected. See
"Installation and connection". Also
check that the drain filter is securely
tightened to prevent the risk of water
leaks during use.
For safety reasons spinning is not
possible until the machine has been
prepared for using for the first time. To
activate the spinning function you must
run a wash programme without laundry
and without detergent.
If the washing machine is being
switched on for the first time, the
welcome screen will appear.
The welcome screen will not appear
again once a programme lasting
longer than one hour has been
Reminder to remove transport struts
To avoid the risk of damage, the
transport struts must be removed
before the machine is used for the
first time. See "Installation and
connection" for instructions on how
to do this.
^ After removing the transport struts (if
this has not already been done by
your fitter) press the OK button.
Before using for the first time
The display for setting the time of day
Setting the time of day
Set the time of day
^ Set the hour with the - and + buttons,
and confirm your setting by pressing
the OK button. Then set the minutes.
After you have confirmed the minute
setting, the main menu will appear in
Running your first programme
^ Your machine is now ready for the
first programme to be run.
^ Turn the programme selector to the
Cottons 60°C position.
^ Open the stopcocks.
^ Press the Start button.
When this programme has finished,
your machine is ready for using for the