Siemens WT46B210AU Installation Instructions Manual

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Your new dryer
Intended use
Congratulations - You have chosen a modern, high-quality Siemens
exclusively for domestic use,
domestic appliance.
only for drying fabrics which have been washed using
The condensation dryer is distinguished by its economical energy
This appliance is intended for use up to a maximum
height of 4000 metres above sea level.
Every dryer which leaves our factory is carefully checked to ensure
Keep children younger than 3 years old away from
that it functions correctly and is in perfect condition.
the dryer.
Should you have any questions, our after-sales service
Do not let children make the cleaning and
will be pleased to help.
maintenance work on the dryer without supervision.
Do not leave children unsupervised near the dryer.
Keep pets away from the dryer.
Disposal in an environmentally-responsible manner
The dryer may be operated by children from
Dispose of packaging in an environmentally-responsible manner.
8 years of age, by persons who have limited
This appliance is labelled in accordance with European
physical, sensory or mental abilities and by
Directive 2012/19/EU concerning used electrical and electronic
persons who have inadequate experience
or knowledge, provided they are supervised
appliances (waste electrical and electronic equipment - WEEE).
The guideline determines the framework for the return and recycling
or have been instructed by a responsible person.
of used appliances as applicable throughout the EU.
For further information about our products, accessories,
Programmes / Fabrics
spare parts and services, please visit:
Detailed overview of the programmes and fabrics
Programme overview, page 7.
Observe the care instructions on the care label.
Hard-wearing fabrics.
Fabrics made from synthetic
or blended fabrics.
Dryness levels to select with the Cottons and Easy-Care
Cupboard Dry Extra
Thick and multi-layered fabrics.
Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Cupboard Dry
Single-layered laundry.
Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Drying . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3/4
Iron Dry
Laundry suitable for ironing after drying.
Display panel and settings . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Functional clothing made of microfibre.
Notes on laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Cotton fabrics for drying in higher
Overview of programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Care and cleaning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Mixed Fabrics
A mixed load of fabrics made
Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
of cotton and synthetic fabrics.
Frost protection / Transport . . . . . . . . . . 9
Optional accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
All types of fabric; time programme.
Technical data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Consumption rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Shirts 15'
Cotton or linen fabrics that are still damp
After-sales service
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
and easy-care fabrics.
What to do if ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/12
Super Quick 40'
Synthetics, cotton or blended fabrics.
Safety instructions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Woollen finish
Woollen fabrics that are suitable
for use in washers.
Lingerie made of synthetic fibres, cotton
Fluff filter/Heat exchanger
or blended fabric.
page 9.
Never start the dryer if it is damaged!
Inspect the dryer
Inform your after-sales service!
Make sure your hands are dry.
Connect the
Only grasp the plug by the plug
mains plug
Sort the laundry
Remove all items from pockets,
especially cigarette lighters.
The drum must be empty prior to loading.
See programme overview on page 7.
See also separate instructions for "Woollens basket"
(depending on model).
Programme selector for setting
Set and adjust the
the programme and switching the appliance
programme individually
on/off. Can be turned in both directions.
Close the door
Programme selector / Off
Display panel / Buttons
Programme sequence
(Drying time)
Setting the drying time available only for timed programmes.
- -
(Fine adjust)
Fine adjustment of dryness level.
Childproof lock
(Finished in)
Setting the programme end.
Condensate container
Gentle Dry
Low-heat drying
reduced temperature.
Wrinkle Guard+
Extends the anti-crease function.
Buzzer on/off.
Starts, pauses and continues the programme;
Further information
activates or deactivates
(Childproof lock).
can be found
on page 5
Empty the condensate container
Display panel and settings
Empty the container after each drying cycle.
Remove the container, holding it level.
Pour out the condensate.
Push the container back in until it clicks
into place.
(Condensate container) flashes in the
display panel
What to do if..., page 11.
Clean fluff filter
Control panel
Do not operate the dryer without a fluff filter or with
a defective fluff filter. A clean fluff filter minimises
energy consumption.
Clean the fluff filter after each drying cycle.
Open the door. Remove any fluff from
the door/around the door and pull out
the fluff filter.
Remove the fluff from the shaft of the
fluff filter.
Open the fluff filter and remove the fluff
(sweep your hand over the fluff filter). If
the fluff filter is very dirty or blocked,
rinse with warm water and dry
Close and reinsert the fluff filter.
Remove the laundry and switch off
the dryer
Fluff filter
End of the programme...
Interrupt the programme
Air inlet
Maintenance flap
1. Open the door or press the
Start/Pause button;
the drying cycle is interrupted.
2. Add or remove laundry and close the door.
3. If required, select a new programme and additional
functions. Select the
Start/Pause button.
The remaining time is updated after a few minutes.
The drum and door may be hot!
Notes on laundry
Display panel (status indicators)
Labelling of fabrics
Follow the manufacturer's care instructions.
(Fluff filter/
Clean the fluff filter
page 4/11
Suitable for tumble drying.
Heat exchanger)
or clean the heat exchanger
page 8.
Dry at normal temperature.
Dry at low temperature
in addition, select
Empty the condensate container
page 4/11.
Do not tumble dry.
Do not tumble dry the following fabrics:
These indicators show the programme progress in the next steps
– Non-breathable fabrics (e.g. rubber-coated).
of the drying cycle:
– Delicate materials (silk, curtains made from synthetic material)
– Oil-stained laundry.
Iron Dry;
Cupboard Dry;
Drying tips
- -
Programme pause
if required;
Programme end.
– To ensure a consistent drying result, sort the laundry by fabric type and drying programme.
– Always dry very small fabrics (e.g. baby socks) together with large items of laundry
You can lock the dryer to prevent the functions you have set from being
(e.g. towels).
changed inadvertently. To activate/deactivate
(Childproof lock) start
the programme or set the
(Finished in) option and then press and hold
– Close zips, hooks and eyelets, and button up covers. Tie cloth belts, apron strings, etc.
Start/Pause button for 5 seconds until a long acoustic signal is heard.
together or use a laundry bag.
The option activated/deactivated
(Childproof lock) indicator
– Do not over-dry easy-care laundry
light on/off.
in the air.
– Do not dry woollens in the dryer. They may, however, be refreshed in the dryer
When a programme is selected, the anticipated drying time (remaining time)
page 7, Woollen finish programme (depending on model).
for the recommended load is displayed. While drying, the moisture sensors
– Do not iron laundry immediately after drying; fold items up and leave for a while
detect the actual load and correct the programme length. This is shown by
jumps in the remaining time in the display panel.
residual moisture will then be distributed evenly.
– Knitted fabrics (e.g. T-shirts, jerseys) often shrink slightly the first time they are tumble-dried.
Settings (indicators lights and buttons)
Do not use the Cupboard Dry Extra programme.
– Starched laundry is not always suitable for dryers
Selected option activated/deactivated
indicator light on/off.
reduces the drying effect.
See the separate Energy-saving mode instructions.
– When washing laundry that is to be tumble dried afterwards, use the correct amount of
Drying time, available only for timed programmes, can be selected
fabric softener as specified in the manufacturer's instructions.
(Drying time)
from min. 0:20 h to max. 3:00 h, in 10-minute steps.
– For pre-dried, multi-layered fabrics or small, individual items of laundry, use the timed
The dryness levels (e.g. Cupboard Dry) can be increased in three levels.
programme. Also suitable for subsequent drying.
The laundry is made drier. Default = 0. Selectable values: 0, 1, 2, 3. After
(Fine adjust)
Environmental protection / Energy-saving tips
setting the level of the fine adjustment for a programme, it is also retained for
other programmes, until
(Fine adjust) is changed again.
– Before drying, spin the laundry in the washing machine
the drying time and reduce energy consumption.
The time when the programme has to end can be set by selecting
– Use the maximum recommended capacity, but do not exceed it
(Finished in) time. The
(Finished in) time can be selected in one-
page 7.
(Finished in)
hour steps, up to a maximum of 24 hours. Select the
(Finished in) button
– Make sure the room is well ventilated during drying.
repeatedly until the required number of hours is displayed. Then press
– Clean the fluff filter after every drying cycle
Start/Pause button to activate the
(Finished in) option.
– Do not cover or seal the air inlet on the dryer.
The programme ends after the selected number of hours.
Several minutes after activating
(Finished in) option the display switches
off to save energy. To switch it on select any button, close/open the door or
turn the programme selector.
Reduced temperature for delicate fabrics, e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide
Gentle Dry
or elastane, with a longer drying time.
After the programme finishes, the drum moves at regular intervals
Wrinkle Guard+
to prevent creases. Laundry remains loose and fluffy.
The standard setting for each programme is 60 min. Automatic anti-crease
function can be extended by up to 60 min.
For switching the buzzer on and off.
Buzzer indicates program end if it is
activated. Other sounds are not influenced by this option.
Gentle Dry.
these may crease.
risk of creasing. Allow laundry to finish drying
starch leaves behind a coating that
higher spin speeds minimise
Programme overview,
Clean the fluff filter, page 4/11.



  Summary of Contents for Siemens WT46B210AU

  • Page 1 Empty the container after each drying cycle. Display panel (status indicators) Labelling of fabrics Congratulations - You have chosen a modern, high-quality Siemens Remove the container, holding it level. exclusively for domestic use, Never start the dryer if it is damaged! Inspect the dryer domestic appliance.
  • Page 2 140 min 3.84 kWh indicator light flashes. that the items are left at a temperature that ensures that the items will not be WT46B210AU indication and then press the Start/Pause button again One or more indicator lights are Clean the fluff filter and heat exchanger page 4,8/11.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Preparation Your new dryer Intended use Installation page 9. Congratulations - You have chosen a modern, high-quality Siemens exclusively for domestic use, Never start domestic appliance. only for drying fabrics which have been washed using Inform you The condensation dryer is distinguished by its economical energy water.
  • Page 4: Control Panel

    Drying Empty the condensate container Empty the container after each drying cycle. Remove the container, holding it level. t the dryer if it is damaged! Inspect the dryer Pour out the condensate. ur after-sales service! Push the container back in until it clicks into place.
  • Page 5: Display Panel And Settings

    Notes on laundry Display panel and settings Display panel (status indicators) Labelling of fabrics Follow the manufacturer's care instructions. Clean the fluff filter page 4/11 (Fluff filter/ Suitable for tumble drying. Heat exchanger) or clean the heat exchanger page 8. Dry at normal temperature.
  • Page 7: Care And Cleaning

    Only when switched off! Care and cleaning Installation Dryer housing, control panel – Scope of delivery: dryer, operating and installation instructions, basket for woollens – Wipe clean with a soft, damp cloth. (depending on the model). – Do not clean with a water jet. –...
  • Page 8: Optional Accessories

    After-sales service Optional accessories (order from the after-sales service using the order number, depending on model) Connection fittings for condensation outlet If you cannot rectify the fault yourself (e.g. switching off/on) What to do if..., page 11/12, 20160 The condensation is conveyed directly via a hose. please contact our after-sales service.
  • Page 9: Safety Instructions

    What to do if ... Safety instructions Emergency – Pull the appliance plug out of the socket immediately or disconnect the fuse. Programme terminates shortly Ambient temperature greater than 5°C? after starting. Is the appliance loaded with the laundry? ONLY use –...
  • Page 10 Dryer WT46B210AU en Tumble dryer Register Instructions for installation and use your product online Observe the safety instructions on page 13. Read these instructions and the separate Energy-saving mode instructions before operating the dryer.