Safety instructions Warning Delivery For safety reasons, if the appliance is not Immediately check the packaging and fitted in a recess, thereby making a side dishwasher for any damage which may wall accessible, the door hinge area have been caused in transit. Do not use should be covered at the side.
Children in the household Getting to know your appliance If fitted, use the childproof lock. An exact description can be found in the Diagrams of the control panel and the back of the envelope. interior of the appliance can be found Do not allow children to play with in the envelope at the front.
Water softener Close the door Rotate the programme selector In order to rinse dishes and glasses from the 12 o’clock position by one satisfactorily, the dishwasher requires soft notch to the left. water, i.e. containing little or no lime, otherwise water stains will be left behind on crockery and glasses, etc.
Filling the salt dispenser Adding rinse aid Salt must always be filled before the The rinse aid is required for stain-free appliance is switched on, so that excess utensils and clear glasses. salt solution is immediately flushed away Use only rinse aid for domestic to prevent corrosion.
Adjusting the amount of Utensils rinse-aid Not suitable The amount of rinse-aid added to the Cutlery and utensils made of wood. water can be varied by adjusting the Fragile decorative glasses, stepless control. The rinse-aid control has been set to ”4” in the factory. hand-crafted and antique utensils.
Loading the dishwasher Pots and pans Remove large food remnants. Lower basket It is not necessary to rinse them off under running water. When loading the dishwasher, ensure that D all utensils are secure and cannot fall over. D the openings of all receptacles are face down.
Shelf * Adjusting the height of the basket * * not on all models Lean tall glasses and those with long * some models stems against the shelf – not against other If required, the height of the upper utensils items to be washed.
Top basket with side levers Detergent (Rackmatic) You can use commercially available liquid Pull out the top basket. or powder proprietary detergents for To lower the basket, press in one lever dishwashers or TABS (do not use and then the other situated on the left handwash!).
auto 3in1 Reduce costs! The use of so-called combined detergent If your dishes are only moderately dirty, products may make the use of rinse aid you may be able to use less detergent and/or salt unnecessary. than recommended. There are currently several types of Close the lid on the detergent combined detergent products available.
Switching the salt refill indicator / water softening Note system off and on Optimum rinsing and drying results can be obtained by using standard detergents in Close the door conjunction with separate application of Rotate the programme selector salt and rinse aid. from the 12 o’clock position by one notch to the left.
Overview of programmes The max. possible number of programmes is illustrated in this overview. The corresponding programmes for your appliance can be found on the fascia. Type of Dishes e.g. porcelain, Delicate Non- Mixed Mixed pans, sensitive cutlery, glasses, etc. Type of food Soups, soufflés, Soups,...
Programme selection Aqua sensor * The most appropriate programme can be * some models identified by comparing the type of The Aquasensor is an optical measuring crockery, cutlery, etc., as well as the device (light barrier) which measures amount and condition of food remains, the turbidity of the rinsing water.
Switching the dishwasher OFF Changing the programme When the appliance is switched on, the Several minutes after the programme has programme can be changed ended: within minutes. Set the main switch to OFF. If the programme is changed Turn the water tap off. subsequently, programme sections (Does not apply when Aqua-Stop unit (e.g.
Additional functions Maintenance and care A regular inspection and maintenance of on some models additional functions your machine will help to prevent faults. can be set with the buttons. This saves time and prevents problems. Saving time (VarioSpeed) * Overall condition of the The >>Save time<<...
Filters Spray arms The filters prevent large particles of Lime and remnants of food in the washing water can block the nozzles in the spray food in the water from reaching the pump. arms and the arm These particles may occasionally block the filters.
Pump * Fault finding on applicable models Resolving minor problems Larger remnants of food that have not yourself been trapped by the filters and have been Experience has shown that you can left in the water can cause a blockage in resolve most problems that arise during the pump.
The filter on the water supply hose “Check water supply” display is blocked. lights up. Switch off the appliance and pull Tap turned off. out the mains plug. Turn off the Water supply interrupted. tap. Then clean the filter which is Filter in the water supply blocked.
Knocking sound coming from inlet Dishes, cutlery, etc. have not been valves dried This is caused by the way the Selected programme did not water pipes have been laid and it include drying function. has no effect upon the way the Amount of rinse-aid was set too appliance functions.
Customer Service Information Please call your local service agent, if you Notes on comparison tests are not able to resolve any problem You will find details of the conditions for yourself. The name of your nearest service the comparison tests on the additional agent is shown in the Customer Service ”Notes on comparison tests”...
Installation Fresh water connection Using the enclosed parts, connect the The dishwasher must be connected by fresh water connection to the tap a qualified technician to ensure correct according to the installation instructions. operation. The specifications for supply, Ensure that the fresh water connection is drainage and connected load must fulfil not kinked, crushed or twisted.
Disconnect the waste water and fresh Waste disposal water connections. Loosen the fastening screws under the Disposal worktop. If fitted, remove the base panel. Old appliances are not worthless rubbish. Pull out the appliance, carefully pulling the Valuable raw materials can be reclaimed hose behind.
Disposal of the packaging Warning Please dispose of the packaging material in an environmentally Children could become locked in the friendly manner. appliance (risk of suffocation) or find Keep children away from shipping themselves in other dangerous situations. carton and packaging components. Therefore: Pull out the mains plug, sever Danger of suffocation from folding and dispose of the power cord.
Child-proof lock * Switch on the child-proof lock When the door is open, the child-proof lock Open the door with child-proof lock offers no protection. switched on Switch off the child-proof lock Baking sheet spray head * Large sheets or grilles and plates which have a diameter greater than 30 cm (gourmet plates, pasta plates, dinner plates) can be cleaned with the aid of the spray head.
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