Your new dryer
Congratulations - You have opted for a modern, high quality
only in the household;
domestic appliance of the Siemens brand. The condenser dryer
only for drying textiles which have been
is distinguished by its economical energy consumption.
washed with water.
Each dryer which leaves our factory is inspected thoroughly to
ensure that it functions properly and is in perfect condition.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our
Do not leave children unattended
near the dryer!
Keep pets away from the dryer!
Dispose of packaging in an environmentally friendly manner.
This appliance has been identified in accordance with the
European directive 2002/96/EG on Waste Electrical and
Electronic Equipment - WEEE.
The directive specifies the framework for an EU wide valid return
and recycling of old appliances.
About the washing ...
Servicing and cleaning
Overview of programmes
What to do if ...
drying, iron dry, cupboard dry, fluff/finished
Ä f Ç m
Clean fluff filter and/or air cooler. o Filter
Empty condensation container. b Container
For installation see page 8
Never use a damaged dryer!
Notify customer service!
With dry hands only!
Take hold of the plug with dry
Sort and put in the washing
Take all objects out of the pockets.
Look out for cigarette lighters!
The drum must be empty before it is loaded!
See overview of programmes on page 7.
Selecting + setting programme
Select drying programme ...
... and adjust
All buttons are sensitive,
a gentle tap is adequate!
Select Start button
J J Low Heat
Reduced temperature for sensitive textiles D,
e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide, elastane, acetate, for longer
Draining the condensation
Empty container after each drying operation, and not when drying is in
Pull out the container and keep in a horizontal position.
Pour out the condensation.
Insert the container until it locks into position.
Cleaning the fluff filter
Open door, pull out filter and open.
Remove fluff (run hand over filter).
Close filter, re insert and close door.
Rinse extremely soiled or blocked filters with warm water and dry thoroughly.
Switching off the dryer
Set programme selector to Off.
Do not leave damp washing in the dryer!
The automatic anti crease function causes the drum to move at specific intervals, the washing remains
loose and fluffy for an hour (two hours if the e (Less Ironing) function is also selected - depending on
as soon as the light comes on
Topping up or removing washing
Open door, the drying process is terminated.
Top up or remove washing and close door.
If required, reselect programme and additional functions.
Select M start button.
Drum and door may be hot.
About the washing ...
Servicing and cleaning
Dryer housing, control panel, cooling grille
Rub with a soft, damp cloth.
Follow care information of the manufacturer!
Do not use any caustic cleaning agents/solvents.
Dry at normal temperature.
Immediately remove washing and cleaning agent residue.
Dry at low temperature -> also select J (Low Heat).
Do not dry by machine.
Leave the dryer to cool down.
Residual water may escape, place an absorbent cloth under
Do not dry the following textiles in the dryer:
the maintenance flap.
Airtight textiles (e.g. rubberised).
1. Unlock the maintenance flap.
Delicate fabrics (silk, synthetic curtains) -> anti creasing!
2. Completely open maintenance flap.
Dripping wet washing -> high energy consumption!
Oil contaminated washing.
3. Screw both locking levers towards each other.
4. Pull out the air cooler
For uniform drying result, sort the washing according to fabric type and drying
Do not damage the air cooler!
Close zips, hooks and eyelets, button up quilt covers, tie fabric belts, apron
Clean with warm water only; do not use hard/sharp
Do not overdry the washing -> risk of creasing! Leave the washing to air.
5. Clean the air cooler completely, drain thoroughly.
Do not iron the washing immediately after drying, fold up the washing for a while
6. Clean the seals.
-> residual moisture will then be distributed evenly.
7. Re insert the air cooler, handle at the bottom!
Knitted textiles (e.g. T shirts, knitted underwear) often shrink when dried for the
8. Unscrew both locking levers.
first time -> Do not use the r (Extra Dry) programme.
The drying of starched washing should be limited -> Starch leaves a coating
9. Close the maintenance flap until it locks into position.
which impairs drying.
Use the time programme for a small load.
Protection of the environment/Conservation of energy
Before drying, thoroughly spin the washing in the washing machine ->
Higher spin speeds reduce the drying time and lower the energy consumption;
The dryer is equipped with moisture sensors made of stainless steel. The
also spin easy care washing.
moisture level of the washing is measured with the moisture sensors. After a
Use the maximum recommended load, but do not exceed -> Page 7, Overview
longer operating time, a fine layer of limescale may form on the moisture sensors.
1. Open the door.
Ensure that the room is well ventilated during the drying process.
2. Clean the moisture sensor using a damp sponge with a rough
Clean the fluff filter after each drying process -> Page 4.
surface (scouring pad).
Keep the air cooler clean -> Page 6 Servicing and cleaning".
Ensure that the cooling air flow is not obstructed -> Do not block or seal the
Do not use steel wool or abrasive materials.
3-4 times a year or if o (Filter) flashes continuously
after the fluff filter has been cleaned.