Siemens WI14S441GB washing machine

Your washing machine
Congratulations – You have opted for a modern, high-quality domestic appliance
manufactured by Siemens. The washing machine is distinguished by its economical
consumption of water and energy.
Each appliance which leaves our factory is inspected thoroughly to ensure that
it functions properly and is in perfect condition.
Further information on our products, accessories, spare parts and services can be
found at: www.siemens-home.com or contact our customer service centres.
Intended use
Preparation
ʔ for use in the household only,
ʔ for washing machine-washable textiles and hand-washable wool
in wash liquor,
ʔ to be operated with cold drinking water and commercially available
detergents and care products which are suitable for use in washing
machines.
wash once without any washing. a Page 6
– Never switch on a damaged machine!
– Inform your customer service!
– With dry hands only!
– Take hold of the plug only!
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Intended use........................................................................................................................... 1
Programmes........................................................................................................................... 1
Selecting and adjusting a programme ............................................................................. 3
Washing...............................................................................................................................3/4
After washing ......................................................................................................................... 4
Individual settings.................................................................................................................. 5
Important information .......................................................................................................... 6
Emergency lock release ...................................................................................................... 6
Overview of programmes .................................................................................................... 7
Safety instructions................................................................................................................. 8
Consumption values ............................................................................................................. 8
Insert for liquid detergent.................................................................................................... 9
Care .......................................................................................................................................... 9
Information on the display panel ....................................................................................... 9
Information on blockage................................................................................................... 10
What to do if …..................................................................................................................... 11
Protection of the environment/Conservation tips
– Utilise the maximum amount of washing for the particular programme.
– Wash normally soiled washing without prewash.
– The selectable temperatures apply to the care labels on the textiles. The
temperatures in the machine may deviate from this so that you get the optimum mix
of energy-saving and washing results.
– Measure detergent according to the manufacturer’s instructions and
water hardness.
– If the washing is then dried in the tumble dryer, select spin speed according
to the instructions of the dryer manufacturer.
Not required for Aqua-Stop models.
a Information, Installation instructions
Detergent drawers
with dispensers I, II, ~
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Remove the washing
Door
Fascia
Add detergent and care product
Turn on the tap
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Turn off tap
Follow important instructions. a Page 6
Insert large and small items of washing!
Close the washing machine door. Do not jam items of washing between the washing machine
door and rubber seal.
Insert mains plug
Contents
Turn the programme selector to { Off.
Follow manufacturer’s care information!
According to the information on the care labels.
According to type; colour; soiling and temperature.
Do not exceed maximum load. a Page 7
Checking the machine
Individual settings
buttons
ʑ Option
You can change the spin speed and temperature beforehand and while the selected programme is running.
Switching off
Sorting and inserting the washing
Correct installation according to separate
installation instructions.
– Do not leave children unattended near the washing machine!
– Children and uninstructed persons must not use the washing
machine!
– Keep pets away from the washing machine!
– Switch on washing machine only with base strip attached
Washing
Before using your washing machine for the first time
Open washing machine door and remove washing.
If (Rinse stop = without final spin) active:
Set programme selector to Empty or Spin.
Select Start/Pause.
– Remove any foreign objects – risk of rusting.
– Leave detergent drawer and door open so that residual
water can evaporate.
Door handle
Dose according to:
amount of washing, soiling, water hardness (available from your water utility company)
and manufacturer’s instructions.
For models without insert for liquid detergent:
Pour liquid detergent into corresponding dispenser and place in drum.
Caution when opening the detergent drawer while the appliance is running!
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Insert for liquid detergent (depending on model) a Page 9
Programmes
For detailled see Overview of programmes. a Page 7
Temperature and spin speed can be selected individually irrespective
of the selected programme and programme progress.
Cotton
hard-wearing textiles
Cotton 
hard-wearing textiles
Easy-Care
easy-care textiles
Mixed Fabrics
different types of washing
Delicates/Silk
delicate, washable textiles
ÿ Wool
hand-/machine-washable wool
Rinse
with subsequent spin cycle
Spin
extra spin with variable spin speed
Empty
the rinsing water when (Rinse stop = without
final spin) is activated
Low spin
washing washed by hand;
gentler spin cycle
Rapid 15‘
extra short programme
PowerWash 60‘
hard-wearing textiles
Outdoor Wear
weather, sport and outdoor textiles a Page 6
Shirts/Business
non-iron shirts
Easy-Care Dark
dark textiles
Dilute viscous fabric softener and fabric conditioner with water.
Prevents blockage of the overflow.
Dispenser II: detergent for main wash, water softener,
bleach, stain remover
Dispenser ~: fabric softener, starch
Dispenser I: detergent for prewash
Start/
Pause
Additional functions
Setting the programme
Display panel/
Option buttons
Programme selector
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... - ¯- is indicated on the display panel.
Programme selector for switching
the machine on and off and for
selecting the programme.
Can be rotated in either direction.
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You can change the indicated washing temperature. The maximum washing temperature which can be selected
depends on the set programme.
Do not put any washing in the washing machine! Turn the tap on. Pour into dispenser II:
– approx. 1 litre water.
– Detergent (dosage according to manufacturer’s instructions for light soiling and according to degree of
water hardness).
Set programme selector to Easy-Care 60 °C and select Start/Pause.
At the end of the programme set the programme selector to { Off.
rpm (Spin speed, revolutions per minute)/ c(Rinse stop = without final spin)
Protecting the washing and the machine
You can change the indicated spin speed or select (Rinse stop = without final spin cycle, washing remains in the
water after the last rinse cycle).
The selectable maximum spin speed depends on the model and the selected programme.
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Temp. (Temperature °C)
Finish in
The respective programme duration is displayed by selecting the programme. The programme start can be delayed
before the programme begins. The “Finish in“ time can be set in hour steps up to maximum 24h.
Keep pressing the Finish in button until the required number of hours is indicated (h=hour). Select Start/Pause.
Settings cannot be made when the programme has started.
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For programmes at high temperature:
– Cool washing: select Rinse.
– Select Start/Pause.
For programmes at low temperature:
– Select Spin or Empty.
– Select Start/Pause.
Select Start/Pause
If the Option buttons are touched
for longer, the selected options
will run automatically!
c:c– 90 °C
Temp.
cc– 1400 *
1 – 24 h
rpm
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Detergent-solution pump
Emergency lock release
Select the temperature (: = cold).
Select the spin speed (* depending on model) or (Rinse stop = without final spin, the washing remains in
the water after the last rinse cycle).
Washing with different degrees of soiling
Energy-optimised washing by reducing the temperature while achieving a consistent
washing result.
The washing temperature is lower than the selected temperature. For special hygiene
requirements, it is recommended that a higher temperature be selected.
For heavily soiled washing. Prewash at 30 °C.
Special spin sequence with subsequent fluffing. Gentle final spin at reduced spin speed.
Residual moisture of the washing slightly increased.
Additional rinse cycle. Longer programme duration.
For areas with very soft water or for further improvement of the rinsing result.
Wash new items separately.
Light
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Washing
Programme progress displays:
Washing, Rinse, Spin, programme duration or
end (- ¯-)
If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Heavy
Load less washing. Select programme with Prewash.
If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Soaking
Load washing of the same colour.
Pour soaking agent/detergent into dispenser II according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Set programme selector to
Cotton 30 °C and select Start/Pause. After approx. 10 minutes select Start/Pause to stop the programme. After the
required soaking time reselect Start/Pause if the programme is to be continued or change the programme.
Start/Pause
For starting or interrupting the programme.
Starching
Washing should not be treated with fabric softener.
Liquid starch can be used in all wash programmes. Pour starch into the fabric softener dispenser ~ according
to manufacturer’s specifications (if required clean beforehand).
Signal
1. Activate setting mode
for signal volume
Dyeing/Bleaching
set to Ã
... you have mistakenly selected a wrong programme:
– Reselect programme.
– Select Start/Pause.
The new programme starts from the beginning.
1 step to right
... Button signals
select and
hold
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1 step to right
Outdoor Wear
The laundry must not be treated with fabric softener.
Special detergents suitable for machine wash available in particular from sports shops. Dosage according
to manufacturer’s instructions. Dose special detergent for outdoor textiles in dispenser II.
Set programme selector to Outdoor Wear. Select temperature and Start/Pause.
release
... Information signals
Emergency release , e.g. if power failure occurs.
2. Set volume for ...
– Select Start/Pause.
– If required, top up washing (do not leave door open for a long time –
water from the washing could run out of the open door).
– Select Start/Pause.
The programme continues running when the power supply is restored. If the washing is still to be removed, the door
can be opened as described below:
direct
set volume *
1 step to right
set volume *
Risk of scalding!
Detergent solution and washing may be hot. If required, leave to cool down.
Do not reach into the drum in case it is still rotating.
Do not open the door if you can still see water through the glass.
set to Ã
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Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
Removing base strip a see separate installation instructions.
Drain the water. aPage 10
Pull down emergency release with a tool and release.
Door can then be opened.
5. Attaching base strip a see separate installation instructions.
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* If required, select repeatedly
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Do not Prewash.
Dye in household quantities only. Salt may attack stainless steel! Observe specifications of the dye manufacturer!
Do not bleach washing in the washing machine!
Cancel Programme
Finish in Programme ends in ...
Status displays
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Insert large and small items of washing!
Do not jam items of washing between the washing machine door and rubber seal.
Change programme if ...
Drainage hose
When dosing all detergents, cleaning aids and cleaning agents, always follow the manufacturer's instructions.
Empty pockets.
Remove metal parts (paper clips, etc.).
Wash delicates in the net/bag (tights, curtains, underwired bras).
Close zips, button up covers.
Brush sand out of pockets and collars.
Remove curtain fittings or include in the net/bag.
Insert laundry
Additional functions a Overview of programmes, Page 7
Eco+
Extra Rinse
Terminating the programme
Before using your washing machine for the first time
Effects dependent on the programme progress.
Prewash
Less Ironing
End of programme when ...
Additional functions and option buttons
aIndividual settings, Page 5
Important information
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Siemens Electrogeräte GmbH
Carl-Wery-Str. 34
81739 München/Deutschland
WI14S441GB
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9405/ 9000965373
The programmes are time-controlled for lightly soiled textiles. If textiles are heavily soiled, reduce the load or select additional function, e.g. Eco+.
When washing at maximum load using programmes marked with *, always select Eco+ additional function.
Irrespective of the type of washing, Easy-Care 40 °C at max. selectable spin speed is best suited as a short programme.
Programmes without Prewash – pour detergent into dispenser II, programmes with Prewash – divide detergent between dispensers I and II.
Additional
programmes
: – 40 °C
Rapid 15‘
: – 40 °C
ÿ Wool
Insert for liquid detergent
– Read and follow the operating and installation instructions and all other information enclosed with the washing
machine.
– Retain documents for subsequent use.
Risk of electric shock
– Never pull out the mains plug by tugging the power cord!
– Insert/pull out the mains plug with dry hands only.
Danger to life
On redundant appliances:
– Pull out the mains plug!
– Sever the power cord and discard together with the plug.
– Destroy the lock on the washing-machine door. This will prevent children from
locking themselves in and suffocating.
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Risk of poisioning
– Keep detergents and care products out of the reach of children.
Risk of explosion
– Caused by detergents containing solvents, e.g. stain remover/items of washing
pretreated with solvent naphtha may result in an explosion after being loaded into
the washing machine.
Before hand thoroughly rinse items of washing by hand.
1. Take the drainage hose out of the holder.
Remove sealing cap, allow detergent solution to flow out.
Put the closing cap back on the hose.
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2. Carefully unscrew the pump cover (residual water).
3. Clean the interior, pump cover thread and pump housing
(fan impeller in the detergent-solution pump must rotate).
– Remove detergent residue immediately.
– Wipe with a soft, damp cloth.
– Do not clean the appliance with a water jet.
4. Reinsert and screw on pump cover. Handle is upright. Insert the drain hose into the holder.
Clean the detergent drawer ...
... if it contains detergent or fabric softener residue.
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Washing machine door may become very hot.
Caution when draining hot detergent solution.
Do not climb on the washing machine.
Do not lean on the open washing machine door.
Do not reach into the drum in case it is still rotating.
Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
Machine housing, control panel
Pull out, depress insert, take out drawer all the way.
Take out insert: using your finger, press insert upwards.
Clean detergent dispenser and insert with water and a brush and dry.
Attach insert and lock into position (push cylinder onto guide pin).
Slide in the detergent dispenser.
To prevent unused detergent from flowing into the outlet during the next wash: Pour 1 litre of water into dispenser II
and start the Empty programme.
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Drainage hose on the siphon
Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
Consumption values
Programme
Additonal function
Current***
Water***
Programme
duration***
Cotton 20 °C
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7 kg
0,21 kWh
77 l
1@ h
Cotton 40 °C*
Eco+
7 kg
0,78 kWh
77 l
2@ h
Cotton 60 °C
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7 kg
1,30 kWh
77 l
1Bh
Cotton 90 °C
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7 kg
2,26 kWh
90 l
2h
Eco+
3,5 kg
0,58 kWh
57 l
1@ h
Easy-Care 40 °C*
Delicates/Silk 30 °C
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2 kg
0,17 kWh
30 l
B h
ÿ Wool 30 °C
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2 kg
0,20 kWh
40 l
B h
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Additonal function
Load
Annual energy
consumption
Annual water
consumption
Eco+**
7/3.5 kg
220 kWh
11000 l
Drum
Filter in the water inlet hose
Leave washing machine door open so that the drum can dry out.
Use chlorine-free cleaning agent, not steel wool.
Descaling
No washing in the machine!
Not required if detergent dosed correctly. However, if this does occur, follow the instructions of the descaling agent
manufacturer. Suitable descalers can be purchased on our website or from customer service.
Information on the display panel
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* Programme setting for test according to currently valid European standard 60456.
Information about comparability tests: To test the test programmes, wash indicated load, with Eco+ additional function
and at maximum selectable spin speed.
Programme
1. Loosen hose clip, carefully remove drainage hose (residual water).
2. Clean drainage hose and siphon spigot.
3. Re-attach drainage hose and secure connection point with hose clip.
Leave detergent drawer open so that residual water can evaporate.
Load
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¨: ž›, ž´, žž
Other displays
Risk of electric shock!
Do not immerse Aqua-Stop safety device in water (contains electric valve).
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depending on model
Close the washing machine door properly; washing may be caught.
Turn on tap fully, supply hose kinked/jammed; clean filter a Page 10, water pressure too low.
Drain pump blocked; clean drain pump. a Page 10
Drainage hose/outlet pipe blocked; clean drainage hose on the siphon. a Page 10
Water in the base pan, appliance leaking. Call customer service!
Motor fault. Call customer service. a Installation instructions
Switch off appliance, wait 5 seconds and switch on again. If the display is indicated again,
call customer service. a Installation instructions
Release water pressure in the supply hose:
Turn off the tap!
Select any programme (except Spin/Empty).
Select Start/Pause. Leave programme for approx. 40 seconds.
Turn the programme selector to { Off. Pull out the mains plug.
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Clean the filter:
5. Disconnect the hose from the water tap.
Clean filter with small brush.
and/or for standard and Aqua-Secure models:
Remove hose from the rear of the appliance.
Take out filter with pliers and clean.
6. Connect the hose and check for leaks.
** Programme setting for testing and energy labelling according to directive 2010/30/EU with cold water (15 °C).
*** The values may deviate from the stated values depending on water pressure and hardness, room temperature, type and
amount of laundry, detergents used, fluctuations in the mains voltage and selected additional functions.
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What to do if …
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Detergent-solution pump
– Risk of electric shock! Pull out the mains plug!
– Risk of explosion! No solvents!
Care
– Keep packaging, plastic film and packaging parts out of the reach of children.
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Maintenance
depending on model
Position insert for dosing liquid detergent:
– Completely remove detergent drawer. a Page 10
– Push insert forwards.
Do not use insert (push upwards):
– For gel-like detergents and washing powders.
– For programmes with Prewash or Finish in option.
Risk of suffocation
Risk of injury
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Rinse, Spin, Empty, Low spin
Eco+, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Reduced final spin at intervals
Especially gentle wash programme to prevent shrinkage, longer programme
Hand or machine-washable wool or rich-wool textiles
pauses (textiles rest in wash liquor)
Easy-Care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres Short programme approx. 15 minutes,
or blended fabrics
suitable for lightly soiled washing
: – 40 °C
Outdoor Wear
: – 40 °C
Delicates/Silk
Shirts/Business
: – 60 °C
2 kg
Weather, sport and outdoor textiles also with climate
protection membrane
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
No spin cycle between the rinse cycles
Delicate, washable textiles, e.g. made of silk, satin,
synthetic fibres or blended fabrics
Non-iron shirts made of cotton, linen, synthetics fibres or Eco+, Prewash, Extra Rinse
blended fabrics
Short spin only, hang up dripping wet
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Dark textiles made of cotton and dark easy-care textiles Eco , Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Reduced rinse and final spin cycle
: – 40 °C
Easy-Care Dark
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Different types of washing can be washed together
: – 40 °C 3.5 kg * Textiles made of cotton or easy-care textiles
: – 60 °C
Easy-Care
Mixed Fabrics
Hardwearing textiles made of cotton or blended fabrics Time-controlled programme, short programme for normally soiled washing.
Easy-Care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
or blended fabrics
5 kg
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
7 kg * Hard-wearing textiles, heat-resistant textiles made of
cotton or linen
: – 90 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 60 °C
Cotton
Cotton 
PowerWash 60‘
Additonal functions; information
Type of washing
max.
°C
Programmes
Overview of programmes a Observe table of consumption values on Page 8 and instructions on Page 6!
Safety instructions
Risk of scalding!
– Allow detergent solution to cool down!
– Turn off the tap!
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Water is running out.
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Water not flowing in.
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Detergent not washed in.
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Washing-machine door cannot –
be opened.
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Programme does not start.
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Detergent solution is not drained. –
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Water not visible in the drum.
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Correctly attach/replace drainage hose.
Tighten screw-fitting on the supply hose.
Start/Pause not selected?
Tap not open?
Filter blocked? Clean the filter. a Page 10
Supply hose kinked or jammed?
Safety function active. Stop programme? a Page 4
(Rinse stop = without final spin) selected? a Page 3, 4
Can be opened via emergency release only? a Page 6
Start/Pause or Finish in time selected?
Door closed?
(Rinse stop = without final spin) selected? a Page 3, 4
Clean the drain pump. a Page 10
Clean outlet pipe and/or drainage hose.
Not a fault – water below the visible area.
Spin result not satisfactory.
Washing wet/too damp.
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system has stopped the spin cycle,
washing unevenly distributed.
Distribute small and large items of washing in the drum.
– Less Ironing selected? a Page 5
– Too low speed selected? a Page 5
The programme duration
– Not a fault – the programme sequence is optimised for the particular wash process.
changes during the wash cycle.
This may result in changes to the programme duration in the display field.
Spin cycle actuated several
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system adjusts imbalance.
times.
Residual water in the dispenser – Not a fault – effect of the care product not impaired.
for care product ~.
– If required, clean insert. a Page 9
Odour formation in the washing – Run Cotton 90 °C programme without washing.
machine.
Use standard detergent.
Foam is coming out of the
– Too much detergent used?
detergent drawer.
Mix 1 tablespoon of fabric softener with ½ litre of water and pour into dispenser II
(not for outdoor, sports and down-filled textiles!).
– Reduce detergent dosage for the next wash cycle.
Loud noise formation, vibrations – Appliance feet fixed? Secure appliance feet. a Installation instructions
and “Wandering” during spin
– Transportation protection devices removed?
cycle.
Remove transportation protection devices. a Installation instructions
Noises during spin and drain
– Clean the drain pump. a Page 10
cycles.
Display panel/indicator lights do – Power failure?
not function while the appliance – Fuse tripped? Switch on/replace fuse.
is running.
– If the fault occurs repeatedly, call customer service.
The programme takes longer
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system adjusts imbalance by repeatedly
than usual.
distributing the washing.
– Not a fault – foam detection system active – a rinse cycle is switched on.
Detergent residue on the
– Occasionally phosphate-free detergents contain water-insoluble residue.
washing.
– Select Rinse or brush the laundry after washing.
In the pause status
– Water level too high. Washing cannot be reloaded.
Start/Pause flashes very quickly
Immediately close washing machine door.
and a signal sounds.
– Select Start/Pause to continue the programme.
If a fault cannot be rectified (switching the machine on and off) or a repair is required:
– Set programme selector to { Off and pull out the mains plug.
– Turn off the tap and call customer service. a Installation instructions
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Observe the safety instructions on page 8.
Read these instructions and the separate installation
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Your washing machine
Congratulations – You have opted for a modern, high-quality domestic appliance
manufactured by Siemens. The washing machine is distinguished by its economical
consumption of water and energy.
Each appliance which leaves our factory is inspected thoroughly to ensure that
it functions properly and is in perfect condition.
Further information on our products, accessories, spare parts and services can be
found at: www.siemens-home.com or contact our customer service centres.
Intended use
Preparation
ʔ for use in the household only,
ʔ for washing machine-washable textiles and hand-washable wool
in wash liquor,
ʔ to be operated with cold drinking water and commercially available
detergents and care products which are suitable for use in washing
machines.
Correct installation according to separate
installation instructions.
Checking the machine
– Never switch on a damaged machine!
– Inform your customer service!
– Do not leave children unattended near the washing machine!
– Children and uninstructed persons must not use the washing
machine!
– Keep pets away from the washing machine!
– Switch on washing machine only with base strip attached
Insert mains plug
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– With dry hands only!
– Take hold of the plug only!
Turn on the tap
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Intended use........................................................................................................................... 1
Programmes........................................................................................................................... 1
Selecting and adjusting a programme ............................................................................. 3
Washing...............................................................................................................................3/4
After washing ......................................................................................................................... 4
Individual settings.................................................................................................................. 5
Important information .......................................................................................................... 6
Emergency lock release ...................................................................................................... 6
Overview of programmes .................................................................................................... 7
Safety instructions................................................................................................................. 8
Consumption values ............................................................................................................. 8
Insert for liquid detergent.................................................................................................... 9
Care .......................................................................................................................................... 9
Information on the display panel ....................................................................................... 9
Information on blockage................................................................................................... 10
What to do if …..................................................................................................................... 11
Protection of the environment/Conservation tips
– Utilise the maximum amount of washing for the particular programme.
– Wash normally soiled washing without prewash.
– The selectable temperatures apply to the care labels on the textiles. The
temperatures in the machine may deviate from this so that you get the optimum mix
of energy-saving and washing results.
– Measure detergent according to the manufacturer’s instructions and
water hardness.
– If the washing is then dried in the tumble dryer, select spin speed according
to the instructions of the dryer manufacturer.
Insert for liquid detergent (depending on model) a Page 9
Dispenser II: detergent for main wash, water softener,
bleach, stain remover
Dispenser ~: fabric softener, starch
Dispenser I: detergent for prewash
Programmes
For detailled see Overview of programmes. a Page 7
Temperature and spin speed can be selected individually irrespective
of the selected programme and programme progress.
Cotton
hard-wearing textiles
Cotton 
hard-wearing textiles
Easy-Care
easy-care textiles
Mixed Fabrics
different types of washing
Delicates/Silk
delicate, washable textiles
ÿ Wool
hand-/machine-washable wool
Rinse
with subsequent spin cycle
Spin
extra spin with variable spin speed
Empty
the rinsing water when (Rinse stop = without
final spin) is activated
Low spin
washing washed by hand;
gentler spin cycle
Rapid 15‘
extra short programme
PowerWash 60‘
hard-wearing textiles
Outdoor Wear
weather, sport and outdoor textiles a Page 6
Shirts/Business
non-iron shirts
Easy-Care Dark
dark textiles
Start/
Pause
Additional functions
If the Option buttons are touched
for longer, the selected options
will run automatically!
Display panel/
Option buttons
c:c– 90 °C
cc– 1400 *
1 – 24 h
Temp.
Select the tempe
rpm
Select the spin s
(Rinse stop = wi
the water after t
Finish in Programme end
Status displays
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Programme pro
Washing, Rinse,
end (- ¯-)
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Washing
Before using your washing machine for the first time
wash once without any washing. a Page 6
Switching off
Sorting and inserting the washing
Turn the programme selector to { Off.
Follow manufacturer’s care information!
According to the information on the care labels.
According to type; colour; soiling and temperature.
Do not exceed maximum load. a Page 7
Turn off tap
Not required for Aqua-Stop models.
a Information, Installation instructions
Detergent drawers
with dispensers I, II, ~
Follow important instructions. a Page 6
Insert large and small items of washing!
Close the washing machine door. Do not jam items of washing between the washing machine
door and rubber seal.
Remove the washing
Door
Fascia
Add detergent and care product
Open washing machine door and remove washing.
If (Rinse stop = without final spin) active:
Set programme selector to Empty or Spin.
Select Start/Pause.
– Remove any foreign objects – risk of rusting.
– Leave detergent drawer and door open so that residual
water can evaporate.
Door handle
Dose according to:
amount of washing, soiling, water hardness (available from your water utility company)
and manufacturer’s instructions.
For models without insert for liquid detergent:
Pour liquid detergent into corresponding dispenser and place in drum.
Caution when opening the detergent drawer while the appliance is running!
Dilute viscous fabric softener and fabric conditioner with water.
Prevents blockage of the overflow.
rogramme selector
Setting the programme
1
End of programme when ...
Additional functions and option buttons
aIndividual settings, Page 5
... - ¯- is indicated on the display panel.
Terminating the programme
Programme selector for switching
the machine on and off and for
selecting the programme.
Can be rotated in either direction.
3
For programmes at high temperature:
– Cool washing: select Rinse.
– Select Start/Pause.
For programmes at low temperature:
– Select Spin or Empty.
– Select Start/Pause.
Change programme if ...
Drainage hose
Select Start/Pause
2
Detergent-solution pump
Emergency lock release
erature (: = cold).
... you have mistakenly selected a wrong programme:
– Reselect programme.
– Select Start/Pause.
The new programme starts from the beginning.
Cancel Programme
speed (* depending on model) or ithout final spin, the washing remains in
the last rinse cycle).
ds in ...
Washing
ogress displays:
, Spin, programme duration or
3
– Select Start/Pause.
– If required, top up washing (do not leave door open for a long time –
water from the washing could run out of the open door).
– Select Start/Pause.
4
Individual settings
buttons
ʑ Option
You can change the spin speed and temperature beforehand and while the selected programme is running.
Important information
Before using your washing machine for the first time
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Temp. (Temperature °C)
You can change the indicated washing temperature. The maximum washing temperature which can be selected
depends on the set programme.
Do not put any washing in the washing machine! Turn the tap on. Pour into dispenser II:
– approx. 1 litre water.
– Detergent (dosage according to manufacturer’s instructions for light soiling and according to degree of
water hardness).
Set programme selector to Easy-Care 60 °C and select Start/Pause.
At the end of the programme set the programme selector to { Off.
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rpm (Spin speed, revolutions per minute)/ c(Rinse stop = without final spin)
Protecting the washing and the machine
You can change the indicated spin speed or select (Rinse stop = without final spin cycle, washing remains in the
water after the last rinse cycle).
The selectable maximum spin speed depends on the model and the selected programme.
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Effects dependent on the programme progress.
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Finish in
The respective programme duration is displayed by selecting the programme. The programme start can be delayed
before the programme begins. The “Finish in“ time can be set in hour steps up to maximum 24h.
Keep pressing the Finish in button until the required number of hours is indicated (h=hour). Select Start/Pause.
Settings cannot be made when the programme has started.
Prewash
Less Ironing
Extra Rinse
ʑ
ʑ
Insert laundry
Insert large and small items of washing!
Do not jam items of washing between the washing machine door and rubber seal.
Additional functions a Overview of programmes, Page 7
Eco+
When dosing all detergents, cleaning aids and cleaning agents, always follow the manufacturer's instructions.
Empty pockets.
Remove metal parts (paper clips, etc.).
Wash delicates in the net/bag (tights, curtains, underwired bras).
Close zips, button up covers.
Brush sand out of pockets and collars.
Remove curtain fittings or include in the net/bag.
Washing with different degrees of soiling
Energy-optimised washing by reducing the temperature while achieving a consistent
washing result.
The washing temperature is lower than the selected temperature. For special hygiene
requirements, it is recommended that a higher temperature be selected.
For heavily soiled washing. Prewash at 30 °C.
Special spin sequence with subsequent fluffing. Gentle final spin at reduced spin speed.
Residual moisture of the washing slightly increased.
Additional rinse cycle. Longer programme duration.
For areas with very soft water or for further improvement of the rinsing result.
Wash new items separately.
Light
Do not Prewash.
If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Heavy
Load less washing. Select programme with Prewash.
If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Soaking
Load washing of the same colour.
Pour soaking agent/detergent into dispenser II according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Set programme selector to
Cotton 30 °C and select Start/Pause. After approx. 10 minutes select Start/Pause to stop the programme. After the
required soaking time reselect Start/Pause if the programme is to be continued or change the programme.
Start/Pause
For starting or interrupting the programme.
Starching
Washing should not be treated with fabric softener.
Liquid starch can be used in all wash programmes. Pour starch into the fabric softener dispenser ~ according
to manufacturer’s specifications (if required clean beforehand).
Signal
1. Activate setting mode
for signal volume
Dyeing/Bleaching
Dye in household quantities only. Salt may attack stainless steel! Observe specifications of the dye manufacturer!
Do not bleach washing in the washing machine!
set to Ã
1 step to right
... Button signals
select and
hold
+
1 step to right
Outdoor Wear
The laundry must not be treated with fabric softener.
Special detergents suitable for machine wash available in particular from sports shops. Dosage according
to manufacturer’s instructions. Dose special detergent for outdoor textiles in dispenser II.
Set programme selector to Outdoor Wear. Select temperature and Start/Pause.
release
... Information signals
Emergency release , e.g. if power failure occurs.
2. Set volume for ...
The programme continues running when the power supply is restored. If the washing is still to be removed, the door
can be opened as described below:
direct
set volume *
1 step to right
set volume *
Risk of scalding!
Detergent solution and washing may be hot. If required, leave to cool down.
Do not reach into the drum in case it is still rotating.
Do not open the door if you can still see water through the glass.
set to Ã
1.
2.
3.
4.
* If required, select repeatedly
5
Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
Removing base strip a see separate installation instructions.
Drain the water. aPage 10
Pull down emergency release with a tool and release.
Door can then be opened.
5. Attaching base strip a see separate installation instructions.
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7
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Type of washing
5 kg
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 40 °C
2 kg
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Additonal functions; information
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
No spin cycle between the rinse cycles
Rinse, Spin, Empty, Low spin
Weather, sport and outdoor textiles also with climate
protection membrane
Eco+, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Reduced final spin at intervals
Especially gentle wash programme to prevent shrinkage, longer programme
Hand or machine-washable wool or rich-wool textiles
pauses (textiles rest in wash liquor)
Easy-Care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres Short programme approx. 15 minutes,
or blended fabrics
suitable for lightly soiled washing
Delicate, washable textiles, e.g. made of silk, satin,
synthetic fibres or blended fabrics
Non-iron shirts made of cotton, linen, synthetics fibres or Eco+, Prewash, Extra Rinse
blended fabrics
Short spin only, hang up dripping wet
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Dark textiles made of cotton and dark easy-care textiles Eco , Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Reduced rinse and final spin cycle
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
Different types of washing can be washed together
Hardwearing textiles made of cotton or blended fabrics Time-controlled programme, short programme for normally soiled washing.
Easy-Care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres
Eco+, Prewash, Less Ironing, Extra Rinse
or blended fabrics
7 kg * Hard-wearing textiles, heat-resistant textiles made of
cotton or linen
max.
: – 40 °C 3.5 kg * Textiles made of cotton or easy-care textiles
: – 60 °C
: – 90 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 60 °C
°C
*965373*
9405/ 9000965373
WI14S441GB
Siemens Electrogeräte GmbH
Carl-Wery-Str. 34
81739 München/Deutschland
The programmes are time-controlled for lightly soiled textiles. If textiles are heavily soiled, reduce the load or select additional function, e.g. Eco+.
When washing at maximum load using programmes marked with *, always select Eco+ additional function.
Irrespective of the type of washing, Easy-Care 40 °C at max. selectable spin speed is best suited as a short programme.
Programmes without Prewash – pour detergent into dispenser II, programmes with Prewash – divide detergent between dispensers I and II.
Additional
programmes
Rapid 15‘
ÿ Wool
Outdoor Wear
Delicates/Silk
Shirts/Business
Easy-Care Dark
Mixed Fabrics
Easy-Care
Cotton
Cotton 
PowerWash 60‘
Programmes
Overview of programmes a Observe table of consumption values on Page 8 and instructions on Page 6!
Safety instructions
– Read and follow the operating and installation instructions and all other information enclosed with the washing
machine.
– Retain documents for subsequent use.
Risk of electric shock
– Never pull out the mains plug by tugging the power cord!
– Insert/pull out the mains plug with dry hands only.
Danger to life
On redundant appliances:
– Pull out the mains plug!
– Sever the power cord and discard together with the plug.
– Destroy the lock on the washing-machine door. This will prevent children from
locking themselves in and suffocating.
Risk of suffocation
– Keep packaging, plastic film and packaging parts out of the reach of children.
Risk of poisioning
– Keep detergents and care products out of the reach of children.
Risk of explosion
– Caused by detergents containing solvents, e.g. stain remover/items of washing
pretreated with solvent naphtha may result in an explosion after being loaded into
the washing machine.
Before hand thoroughly rinse items of washing by hand.
Risk of injury
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Programme
Programme
Coton€~
Washing machine door may become very hot.
Caution when draining hot detergent solution.
Do not climb on the washing machine.
Do not lean on the open washing machine door.
Do not reach into the drum in case it is still rotating.
Consumption values
Additonal function
Load
Current***
Water***
Programme
duration***
Cotton 20 °C
–
7 kg
0,21 kWh
77 l
1@ h
Cotton 40 °C*
Eco+
7 kg
0,78 kWh
77 l
2@ h
Cotton 60 °C
–
7 kg
1,30 kWh
77 l
1Bh
Cotton 90 °C
–
7 kg
2,26 kWh
90 l
2h
Easy-Care 40 °C*
+
Eco 
3,5 kg
0,58 kWh
57 l
1@ h
Delicates/Silk 30 °C
–
2 kg
0,17 kWh
30 l
B h
ÿ Wool 30 °C
* Programme setting for test according to currently valid European standard 60456.
Information about comparability tests: To test the test programmes, wash indicated load, with Eco+ additional function
and at maximum selectable spin speed.
–
2 kg
0,20 kWh
40 l
B h
Additonal function
Load
Annual energy
consumption
Annual water
consumption
Eco+**
7/3.5 kg
220 kWh
11000 l
** Programme setting for testing and energy labelling according to directive 2010/30/EU with cold water (15 °C).
*** The values may deviate from the stated values depending on water pressure and hardness, room temperature, type and
amount of laundry, detergents used, fluctuations in the mains voltage and selected additional functions.
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Insert for liquid detergent
Maintenance
depending on model
Detergent-solution pump
Position insert for dosing liquid detergent:
– Completely remove detergent drawer. a Page 10
– Push insert forwards.
Do not use insert (push upwards):
– For gel-like detergents and washing powders.
– For programmes with Prewash or Finish in option.
ʑ
Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
1. Take the drainage hose out of the holder.
Remove sealing cap, allow detergent solution to flow out.
Put the closing cap back on the hose.
2. Carefully unscrew the pump cover (residual water).
– Risk of electric shock! Pull out the mains plug!
– Risk of explosion! No solvents!
Care
Risk of scalding!
– Allow detergent solution to cool down!
– Turn off the tap!
3. Clean the interior, pump cover thread and pump housing
(fan impeller in the detergent-solution pump must rotate).
Machine housing, control panel
– Remove detergent residue immediately.
– Wipe with a soft, damp cloth.
– Do not clean the appliance with a water jet.
4. Reinsert and screw on pump cover. Handle is upright. Insert the drain hose into the holder.
Clean the detergent drawer ...
... if it contains detergent or fabric softener residue.
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
Pull out, depress insert, take out drawer all the way.
Take out insert: using your finger, press insert upwards.
Clean detergent dispenser and insert with water and a brush and dry.
Attach insert and lock into position (push cylinder onto guide pin).
Slide in the detergent dispenser.
To prevent unused detergent from flowing into the outlet during the next wash: Pour 1 litre of water into dispenser II
and start the Empty programme.
Drainage hose on the siphon
Set programme selector to { Off, pull out the mains plug.
1. Loosen hose clip, carefully remove drainage hose (residual water).
2. Clean drainage hose and siphon spigot.
3. Re-attach drainage hose and secure connection point with hose clip.
Leave detergent drawer open so that residual water can evaporate.
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ʑ
Drum
Filter in the water inlet hose
Leave washing machine door open so that the drum can dry out.
Use chlorine-free cleaning agent, not steel wool.
Descaling
No washing in the machine!
Not required if detergent dosed correctly. However, if this does occur, follow the instructions of the descaling agent
manufacturer. Suitable descalers can be purchased on our website or from customer service.
Information on the display panel
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¨:³Å, ›É
¨:³µ
¨: ›´
¨: ž›, ž´, žž
Other displays
Risk of electric shock!
Do not immerse Aqua-Stop safety device in water (contains electric valve).
1.
2.
3.
4.
depending on model
Close the washing machine door properly; washing may be caught.
Turn on tap fully, supply hose kinked/jammed; clean filter a Page 10, water pressure too low.
Drain pump blocked; clean drain pump. a Page 10
Drainage hose/outlet pipe blocked; clean drainage hose on the siphon. a Page 10
Water in the base pan, appliance leaking. Call customer service!
Motor fault. Call customer service. a Installation instructions
Switch off appliance, wait 5 seconds and switch on again. If the display is indicated again,
call customer service. a Installation instructions
9
Release water pressure in the supply hose:
Turn off the tap!
Select any programme (except Spin/Empty).
Select Start/Pause. Leave programme for approx. 40 seconds.
Turn the programme selector to { Off. Pull out the mains plug.
Clean the filter:
5. Disconnect the hose from the water tap.
Clean filter with small brush.
and/or for standard and Aqua-Secure models:
Remove hose from the rear of the appliance.
Take out filter with pliers and clean.
6. Connect the hose and check for leaks.
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What to do if …
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Water is running out.
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Water not flowing in.
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Detergent not washed in.
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Washing-machine door cannot –
be opened.
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Programme does not start.
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Detergent solution is not drained. –
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Water not visible in the drum.
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Correctly attach/replace drainage hose.
Tighten screw-fitting on the supply hose.
Start/Pause not selected?
Tap not open?
Filter blocked? Clean the filter. a Page 10
Supply hose kinked or jammed?
Safety function active. Stop programme? a Page 4
(Rinse stop = without final spin) selected? a Page 3, 4
Can be opened via emergency release only? a Page 6
Start/Pause or Finish in time selected?
Door closed?
(Rinse stop = without final spin) selected? a Page 3, 4
Clean the drain pump. a Page 10
Clean outlet pipe and/or drainage hose.
Not a fault – water below the visible area.
Spin result not satisfactory.
Washing wet/too damp.
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system has stopped the spin cycle,
washing unevenly distributed.
Distribute small and large items of washing in the drum.
– Less Ironing selected? a Page 5
– Too low speed selected? a Page 5
The programme duration
– Not a fault – the programme sequence is optimised for the particular wash process.
changes during the wash cycle.
This may result in changes to the programme duration in the display field.
Spin cycle actuated several
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system adjusts imbalance.
times.
Residual water in the dispenser – Not a fault – effect of the care product not impaired.
for care product ~.
– If required, clean insert. a Page 9
Odour formation in the washing – Run Cotton 90 °C programme without washing.
machine.
Use standard detergent.
Foam is coming out of the
– Too much detergent used?
detergent drawer.
Mix 1 tablespoon of fabric softener with ½ litre of water and pour into dispenser II
(not for outdoor, sports and down-filled textiles!).
– Reduce detergent dosage for the next wash cycle.
Loud noise formation, vibrations – Appliance feet fixed? Secure appliance feet. a Installation instructions
– Transportation protection devices removed?
and “Wandering” during spin
Remove transportation protection devices. a Installation instructions
cycle.
Noises during spin and drain
– Clean the drain pump. a Page 10
cycles.
Display panel/indicator lights do – Power failure?
not function while the appliance – Fuse tripped? Switch on/replace fuse.
is running.
– If the fault occurs repeatedly, call customer service.
The programme takes longer
– Not a fault – unbalanced load detection system adjusts imbalance by repeatedly
than usual.
distributing the washing.
– Not a fault – foam detection system active – a rinse cycle is switched on.
Detergent residue on the
– Occasionally phosphate-free detergents contain water-insoluble residue.
washing.
– Select Rinse or brush the laundry after washing.
In the pause status
– Water level too high. Washing cannot be reloaded.
Start/Pause flashes very quickly
Immediately close washing machine door.
and a signal sounds.
– Select Start/Pause to continue the programme.
If a fault cannot be rectified (switching the machine on and off) or a repair is required:
– Set programme selector to { Off and pull out the mains plug.
– Turn off the tap and call customer service. a Installation instructions
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