Your washing machine Preparation Washing

Your washing machine
Congratulations – You have opted for a modern, high-quality domestic appliance
manufactured by Bosch. 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.bosch-home.com or contact our customer service centres.
Do not switch on the washing machine until you have read these
instructions and the separate Installation/Maintenance
instructions!
Preparation
Intended use
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
cCottons
Cottons Eco
KEasy-Care
! Mixed Load
Delicates/Silk
Wool
2 Rinse
Spin
<Drain
Gentle Spin
6 Super Quick
5cPower Wash
÷Sensitive
Protection of the environment/Conservation tips
– Utilise the maximum amount of washing for the particular programme.
– Wash normally soiled washing without prewash.
Comparable cleaning result with significantly lower energy consumption.
– 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.
Z Sportswear
cDark Wash
hard-wearing textiles
hard-wearing textiles
for easy-care textiles
different types of washing
for easy-care, washable textiles
hand/machinewashable textiles
with subsequent spin cycle
extra spin with variable spin speed
the rinsing water when is activated
(rinse stop = without final spin)
washing washed by hand;
gentler spin cycle
extra short programme
hard-wearing textiles
Hard-wearing fabrics;
longer washing and rinsing at a higher water level
for particularly sensitive skin
textiles made of microfibres
dark textiles
Start/
Pause
Additional functions
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Setting programmes
Programme selector
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End of programme when ...
Additional functions and option buttons
aIndividual settings, Page 5
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If the Option buttons are touched for
longer, the selected options will run
automatically!
Temp. (°C) Select the temperature (: = cold)
c– 1400 * rpm
Select Start/Pause
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Drainage hose
Detergent-solution pump
Emergency lock release
()c Select the spin speed (* depending on model) or (rinse stop =
without final spin, the washing remains in the water after the last
rinse cycle).
1üüüücü- ¯-
Washing
Programme progress displays:
Washing, Rinse, Spin, programme duration or end (- ¯-)
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For programmes at high temperature:
– Cool washing: select 2 Rinse.
– Select Start/Pause.
For programmes at low temperature:
– Select Spin or < Drain.
– Select Start/Pause.
Before using your washing machine for the first time
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 KEasy-Care 60 °C and select Start/Pause.
At the end of the programme set the programme selector to Off.
Temp.°C
You can change the indicated washing temperature. The maximum washing temperature which can be selected
depends on the set programme.
(rpm=Spin speed, revolutions per minute)/ (Rinse stop = without final
spin)
Protecting the washing and the machine
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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.
Ready in
The respective programme duration is displayed by selecting the programme. The programme start can be delayed
before the programme begins. The (Ready in) time can be set in hour steps up to maximum 24h.
Keep pressing the (Ready in) button until the required number of hours is indicated (h=hour). Select Start/
Pause. Settings cannot be made when the programme has started.
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+
Prewash Reduced Ironing Washing with different degrees of soiling
Extension of the washing time for a more intensive washing of highly soiled washing.
Wash new items separately.
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.
Increased water level. Additional rinse cycle. Longer programme duration.
For areas with very soft water or for further improvement of the rinsing result.
Light
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If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Load less washing. Select programme with Prewash.
If required, pretreat stains. Select Eco+ additional function.
Heavy
Soaking
For starting or interrupting the programme.
Signal
Pour soaking agent/detergent into dispenser II according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Set programme selector to
cCottons 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.
1. Activate setting mode
for signal volume
Starching
... you have mistakenly selected a wrong programme:
– Reselect programme.
– Select Start/Pause.
The new programme starts from the beginning.
... Button signals
1 step to right
select and
hold
+
1 step to right
Washing should not be treated with fabric softener.
Dyeing/Bleaching
release
Dye in household quantities only. Salt may attack stainless steel! Observe specifications of the dye manufacturer!
Do not bleach washing in the washing machine!
Emergency release e.g. if power failure occurs
... Information
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:
2. Set volume for ...
* If required,
select repeatedly
Load washing of the same colour.
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).
set to Â
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Do not prewash.
Start/Pause
Change programme if ...
– 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.
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
Cancel Programme
Ready in () Programme ends in ...
Status displays
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Terminating the programme
Important information
Effects dependent on the programme progress.
Aqua Plus ... - ¯- 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.
:c– 90 °C
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Dilute viscous fabric softener and fabric conditioner with water.
Prevents blockage of the overflow.
Display panel/
Option buttons
1 – 24 h
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Open washing machine door and remove washing.
If (rinse stop = without final spin) active: Set programme selector
to < Drain 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!
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
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Remove the washing
Door
Add detergent and care product
Programmes
Contents
Not required for Aqua-Stop models.
a Information, Installation Instructions
Detergent drawers
with dispensers I, II, ~
Fascia
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
For detailled overview of programmes a Page 7.
Temperature and spin speed can be selected individually irrespective of the
selected programme and programme progress.
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.
– Follow the safety instructions on Page 8!
– 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
set volume *
direct
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 Â
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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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: – 40 °C
6 Super Quick
: – 40 °C
Wool
Robert Bosch Hausgeräte GmbH
Carl-Wery-Str. 34
81739 München/Deutschland
WIS28440GB
*869994*
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 <Drain programme.
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Drainage hose on the siphon
Set programme selector to Off, pull out the mains plug.
Consumption values
Load
Current**
Water**
Programme
duration**
cCottons 20 °C
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7 kg
0,21 kWh
77 l
1@ h
cCottons 40 °C*
Eco+
7 kg
0,78 kWh
77 l
2@ h
cCottons 60 °C
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7 kg
1,30 kWh
75 l
1B h
cCottons 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
Delicates/Silk 30 °C
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2 kg
0,17 kWh
30 l
Bh
Wool 30 °C
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2 kg
0,20 kWh
40 l
Bh
KEasy-Care 40 °C*
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.
Additonal
function
Programme
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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
Additonal
function
Load
Annual energy
consumption
Annual water
consumption
Cottons Eco 40/60 °C
Eco+**
7/3.5 kg
218 kWh
10560 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
¨:³±
¨:³Å, ›É
¨:³µ
¨: ›´
¨: 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/<Drain).
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 cPrewash or (Ready in) option.
Risk of suffocation
Risk of injury
9401 / 9000869994
Additional
2 Rinse, Spin, <Drain, Gentle Spin
programmes
‘ 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, KEasy-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.
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus 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 or Short programme approx. 15 minutes,
blended fabrics
suitable for lightly soiled washing
: – 40 °C
Z Sportswear
Delicates/Silk
: – 40 °C
2 kg
Textiles for outdoor wear
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus No spin cycle between the rinse cycles
For delicate, washable textiles, e.g. made of silk, satin,
synthetic fibres or blended fabrics
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus Reduced rinse and final spin cycle
Dark textiles made of cotton and dark easy-care textiles
: – 40 °C
cDark Wash
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus Different types of washing can be washed together
: – 40 °C 3.5 kg * Textiles made of cotton or easy-care textiles
! Mixed Load
: – 60 °C
KEasy-Care
5cPower Wash
: – 60 °C
5 kg
Hardwearing textiles made of cotton or blended fabrics
Easy-care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres or
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus blended fabrics
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus For especially sensitive skin, extended wash cycle at selected temperature,
higher water level
Time-controlled programme, short programme for normally soiled washing
÷Sensitive
: – 60 °C
7 kg * Hard-wearing textiles, heat-resistant textiles made
of cotton or linen
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus : – 90 °C
cCottons
Cottons Eco
: – 60 °C
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 (Ready 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.
– Reduced 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 cCottons 90 °C programme without washing. Use standard detergent.
machine.
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 2 Rinse or brush the laundry after washing.
In the pause status Start/
– Water level too high. Washing cannot be reloaded.
Pause flashes very quickly and a
Immediately close washing machine door.
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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Washing machine
en Operating instructions
Your washing machine
Congratulations – You have opted for a modern, high-quality domestic appliance
manufactured by Bosch. 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.bosch-home.com or contact our customer service centres.
Do not switch on the washing machine until you have read these
instructions and the separate Installation/Maintenance
instructions!
Preparation
Intended use
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!
– Follow the safety instructions on Page 8!
– 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
– With dry hands only!
– Take hold of the plug only!
Turn on the tap
Programmes
Contents
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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
For detailled overview of programmes a Page 7.
Temperature and spin speed can be selected individually irrespective of the
selected programme and programme progress.
cCottons
Cottons Eco
KEasy-Care
! Mixed Load
Delicates/Silk
Wool
2 Rinse
Spin
<Drain
Gentle Spin
6 Super Quick
5cPower Wash
÷Sensitive
Protection of the environment/Conservation tips
– Utilise the maximum amount of washing for the particular programme.
– Wash normally soiled washing without prewash.
Comparable cleaning result with significantly lower energy consumption.
– 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.
Z Sportswear
cDark Wash
hard-wearing textiles
hard-wearing textiles
for easy-care textiles
different types of washing
for easy-care, washable textiles
hand/machinewashable textiles
with subsequent spin cycle
extra spin with variable spin speed
the rinsing water when is activated
(rinse stop = without final spin)
washing washed by hand;
gentler spin cycle
extra short programme
hard-wearing textiles
Hard-wearing fabrics;
longer washing and rinsing at a higher water level
for particularly sensitive skin
textiles made of microfibres
dark textiles
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
Start/
Pause
Additional functions
Display panel/
Option buttons
:c– 90 °C
Temp. (°C) Select the tem
c– 1400 * rpm
1 – 24 h
()c Select the spi
without final s
rinse cycle).
Ready in () Programme e
Status displays
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Programme p
Washing, Rins
2
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 < Drain 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.
Setting programmes
Programme selector
mperature (: = cold)
1
End of programme when ...
Additional functions and option buttons
aIndividual settings, Page 5
... - ¯- 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.
For programmes at high temperature:
– Cool washing: select 2 Rinse.
– Select Start/Pause.
For programmes at low temperature:
– Select Spin or < Drain.
– Select Start/Pause.
Terminating the programme
3
If the Option buttons are touched for
longer, the selected options will run
automatically!
Select Start/Pause
Change programme if ...
2
Drainage hose
Detergent-solution pump
Emergency lock release
... you have mistakenly selected a wrong programme:
– Reselect programme.
– Select Start/Pause.
The new programme starts from the beginning.
in speed (* depending on model) or (rinse stop =
spin, the washing remains in the water after the last
Cancel Programme
ends in ...
– 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.
Washing
progress displays:
se, Spin, programme duration or end (- ¯-)
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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
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 KEasy-Care 60 °C and select Start/Pause.
At the end of the programme set the programme selector to Off.
Effects dependent on the programme progress.
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Temp.°C
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(rpm=Spin speed, revolutions per minute)/ (Rinse stop = without final
spin)
You can change the indicated washing temperature. The maximum washing temperature which can be selected
depends on the set programme.
Protecting the washing and the machine
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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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Ready in
The respective programme duration is displayed by selecting the programme. The programme start can be delayed
before the programme begins. The (Ready in) time can be set in hour steps up to maximum 24h.
Keep pressing the (Ready in) button until the required number of hours is indicated (h=hour). Select Start/
Pause. Settings cannot be made when the programme has started.
Aqua Plus ʑ
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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+
Prewash Reduced Ironing 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
Extension of the washing time for a more intensive washing of highly soiled washing.
Wash new items separately.
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.
Increased water level. Additional rinse cycle. Longer programme duration.
For areas with very soft water or for further improvement of the rinsing result.
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.
Start/Pause
Soaking
For starting or interrupting the programme.
Signal
Pour soaking agent/detergent into dispenser II according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Set programme selector to
cCottons 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.
1. Activate setting mode
for signal volume
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).
set to Â
1 step to right
... Button signals
select and
hold
+
1 step to right
Dyeing/Bleaching
release
Dye in household quantities only. Salt may attack stainless steel! Observe specifications of the dye manufacturer!
Do not bleach washing in the washing machine!
Emergency release e.g. if power failure occurs
... Information
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:
2. Set volume for ...
* If required,
select repeatedly
Load washing of the same colour.
set volume *
direct
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 Â
1.
2.
3.
4.
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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6
7
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
: – 40 °C
2 kg
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus For especially sensitive skin, extended wash cycle at selected temperature,
higher water level
Time-controlled programme, short programme for normally soiled washing
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus Additonal functions; information
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus No spin cycle between the rinse cycles
For delicate, washable textiles, e.g. made of silk, satin,
synthetic fibres or blended fabrics
Textiles for outdoor wear
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus 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 or Short programme approx. 15 minutes,
blended fabrics
suitable for lightly soiled washing
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus Reduced rinse and final spin cycle
Dark textiles made of cotton and dark easy-care textiles
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus Different types of washing can be washed together
Hardwearing textiles made of cotton or blended fabrics
Easy-care textiles made of cotton, linen, synthetic fibres or
Eco+, cPrewash, Reduced Ironing, Aqua Plus blended fabrics
Hard-wearing textiles, heat-resistant textiles made
of cotton or linen
7 kg *
5 kg
Type of washing
max.
: – 40 °C 3.5 kg * Textiles made of cotton or easy-care textiles
: – 60 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 60 °C
: – 90 °C
°C
*869994*
9401 / 9000869994
WIS28440GB
Robert Bosch Hausgeräte GmbH
Carl-Wery-Str. 34
81739 München/Deutschland
Additional
2 Rinse, Spin, <Drain, Gentle Spin
programmes
‘ 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, KEasy-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.
6 Super Quick
Wool
Z Sportswear
Delicates/Silk
cDark Wash
! Mixed Load
KEasy-Care
5cPower Wash
÷Sensitive
cCottons
Cottons Eco
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
KEasy-Care 40 °C*
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**
cCottons 20 °C
7 kg
0,21 kWh
77 l
1@ h
cCottons 40 °C*
Eco+
7 kg
0,78 kWh
77 l
2@ h
Water**
Programme
duration**
cCottons 60 °C
7 kg
1,30 kWh
75 l
1B h
cCottons 90 °C
7 kg
2,26 kWh
90 l
2h
Eco+
3,5 kg
0,58 kWh
57 l
1@ h
Delicates/Silk 30 °C
2 kg
0,17 kWh
30 l
Bh
Wool 30 °C
2 kg
0,20 kWh
40 l
Bh
* 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
Additonal
function
Load
Annual energy
consumption
Annual water
consumption
Cottons Eco 40/60 °C
Eco+**
7/3.5 kg
218 kWh
10560 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 cPrewash or (Ready in) option.
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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 <Drain 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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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
¨:³±
¨: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
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Release water pressure in the supply hose:
Turn off the tap!
Select any programme (except Spin/<Drain).
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 (Ready 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.
– Reduced 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 cCottons 90 °C programme without washing. Use standard detergent.
machine.
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 2 Rinse or brush the laundry after washing.
In the pause status Start/
– Water level too high. Washing cannot be reloaded.
Immediately close washing machine door.
Pause flashes very quickly 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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