gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 1 WASHING MACHINE UserÕs Manual Please read this manual before using and note how to use in the proper manner. Please be careful of keeping the manual. Otherwise, it should be bought separately. FEATURE ..............................................................1 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS .................................... 2 DESCRIPTION OF PARTS ....................................3 CONTROL PANEL ................................................4 WASHING PROCEDURE ......................................5 Fuzzy course ..........................................................5 Blanket course ......................................................5 Speedy/Thobe course ............................................5 Wool course ..........................................................5 Delay start course ..................................................5 MANUAL FUNCTIONS ..........................................6 INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE ......................7 Environment ..........................................................7 Assembling the part protection panel ....................7 How to assemble the legs ......................................7 In case of pump-drained washer ............................7 Connecting the drain hose ....................................7 Connecting the water supply hose ........................8 In case of cold-hot washer ....................................8 Levelling ................................................................8 Water supply connector filter ..................................8 How to put the detergent in and add the fabric softener..........................................................9 How to clean the filter ............................................9 Cleaning the filter net ............................................9 TROUBLESHOOTING SPECIFICATIONS The UserÕs Manual is for common use. Make use of the UserÕs Manual depending upon your washing machine model. CODE NO. : DC68-01518C gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 2 FEATURES FUZZY CONTROL • Fuzzy control operates with best washing course by sensing the washload like artificial intelligence. TRANSPARENT WINDOW • This Transparent Window is the new concept to solve the curiosity of users to see inside of washing machine while operation. While operation, the laundry progress inside of washing machine can be checked by looking through the transparent window. PULSATOR • The Pulsator helps water and detergent to go through fabrics efficiently while providing both the powerful water action to clean larger and heavier clothes and the gentle water action to clean all delicates with less wear and tear on clothes. WATERFALL FLOW • The Waterfall Flow injected from under the pulsator cascades with full force back into the tub, pushing down any clothes that float right under the water surface. It is this Waterfall Flow that enables this washing machine to effectively wash large and heavy items, such as bluejeans and blankets. MAGIC FILTER • This unique magic Filter ensures that all the lint inside the tub is captured for top quality filtering results to deliver consistently effective cleaning results. SOFTENER DISPENSER • The Softener Dispenser releases the fabric softener at the appropriate time when the last rinsing proceeds. 1 gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 3 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Please note that the following precautions for safety intend to prevent unpredictable danger and damage by helping the proper use in safety. When using hot water in washing, please make sure that the water should not exceed 50˚C. • Plastic parts may be deformed or damaged, and an electric shock or a fire may take place. WARNING CAUTIONS There might be serious injury or fatal accident when you violate this instruction. There might be a slight injury or damage when you violate this instruction. If the power supply cord or plug is damaged or loosened, do not use. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Don’t’ install it in the area with moisture or outdoor where it has rain or snow • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Do not pull the cord off or touch it with moist hands. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Please unplug the power supply cord when you do not use it. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Do not bend the power supply cord by force or press it with heavy things. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. If there is dust or water on the power supply plug and its connected part, please remove it completely. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Do not install the washer nearby electric implement or don’t put a candle light or cigarette light on the washer. • A fire may take place. Do not make your kids look into the inside of the washer. • If your kid falls into the washer, his life could be in danger. Do not disassemble, repair or remodel it recklessly. • When you need to repair it, please call service agent. An electric shock or a fire may take place. Ventilate immediately without touching the power plug if gas is leaking. • An electric shock or a fire may take place if it catches flame. During operation, do not put your hands or metal materials under the washer. • You may be hurt by spinning board beneath the washer. If the washer makes strange noise, smell or smoke, unplug it promptly and call service agent. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Stay away from the washer when the bottom of the washer sinks into the water. • There might be an electric shock. Please wait until the water drains out completely. When cleaning, don’t spray water to the parts of the washer directly. • It may make it’s life span shorten. Also an electric shock or fire may take place Do not put laundry stained with gasoline, benzene, or alcohol in the washer, and keep the materials away from the washer. • An explosion or a fire may take place. Don’t use several appliances together with an outlet. • A fire may take place due to unusual heat. During spinning, don’t put your hand in the spinning tub. • It may hurt your hands. If it does not stop within 15 seconds after you open the lid, call service agent immediately. Don’t press the button with an awl or pin. • An electric shock or a fire may take place. Child-Lock function: This is a device to protect children from being accidentally hurt while playing with the washer. How to start the Child-Lock function: - Press the "Power" button to go to an initial washing mode. - By pressing "Start/Hold" button, you start washing and in case Child Lock function is needed during the laundry - Push the "Course" button and get the function started. (Note: You cannot perform the function without the "Power" button on.) In the event that you would like to modify the Child-Lock function, "L" signal flashes in the "signal window showing the rest of the set time" every two seconds, which means it is locked and indicates how much time is left until the function is released. To release the function of Child-Lock: - In case the "Child-Lock" is programmed, press both the "Function" and "Course" buttons in sequence. 2 3 Adjust the length of the legs when installing the washer. ADJUSTABLE LEGS FRONT CONTROL PANEL PULSATOR BLEACH INLET FABRIC SOFTENER DISPENSER Lint will be collected in the filter during washing. FILTER Be sure to keep the lid closed during washing and spinning. LID SOUND ABSORPTION PANEL WATER DRAIN HOSE When the water pipe is metal, make sure to cover the end of the ground wire. GROUND LEAD POWER CORD SPIN BASKET DETERGENT BOX DRAIN-HOSE (PUMP) WATER SUPPLY HOSE (COLD) WATER SUPPLY HOSE(HOT) gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 4 DESCRIPTION OF PARTS The UserÕs Manual is for common use. Make use of the UserÕs Manual depending upon your washing machine model. gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 5 CONTROL PANEL For more details, see control panel of your washing machine. POWER BUTTON POWER Press this button once to operate. Press once again to turn the power off. START/HOLD BUTTON START/ HOLD Use to pause and restart the operation. To change the washing procedure during operation, press this button to stop, and once again to restart after changing the procedure. DELAY START BUTTON Press this button when delay start washing is needed. COURSE SELECT BUTTON DELAY START COURSE With every press of this button, the washing course changes; FUZZY ➔ BLANKET➔ SPEEDY/THOBE ➔ WOOL ➔ FUZZY FUNCTION SELECT BUTTON FUNCTION With every press of this button, the function changes; SOAK,WASH,RI NSE,SPI N ➔ WASH ➔ RINSE ➔ SPIN ➔ WASH&RINSE ➔ RINSE&SPIN ➔ WASH,RINSE,SPIN WATER LEVEL SELECT BUTTON According to the washload,select the water level ; MEDIUM ➔ HIGH ➔ EXTRA LOW ➔ LOW WATER LEVEL WATER SUPPLY WATER SUPPLY SELECT BUTTON As you press this button, the type of water is selected as follows. COLD ➔ COLD + HOT ➔ HOT ➔ COLD REMAINING TIME INDICATOR LIGHT The indicator light shows the remaining time (in minutes) of each wash cycle. At the end of the cycle,the power automatically switches off. 4 gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 6 WASHING PROCEDURE Before starting washing, check the following; Connect the water supply hose to the water tap. Leave a tap open. Plug the power cord in. Make sure to lay down the drain hose. (In case no drain pump) FUZZY COURSE Selects the best washing course automatically. 1. Press the POWER Button to"ON". Put the laundry into the washer and add detergent, too. Be careful not to overload. Use right detergent for the fabrics you are washing. WOOL COURSE 1.Press the power button to "ON". POWER POWER 2.Press the course select three times. COURSE 3.Press the START/HOLD button. Washing,rinsing, and spinning follow. If you want to pause, press the START/HOLD button again.You can change the course when paused. 2. Press the START/HOLD button. START/ HOLD Water level is selected automatically. Washing,rinsing, and spinning follow. If you want to pause, press the START/HOLD button again.You can change the course when paused. 4. Close the lid. 3. Close the lid. BLANKET COURSE 1. Press the power button to "ON". POWER 2. Press the course select button once. COURSE CAUTION . . . -Do not use water above 30˚C for WOOL washing. -Refer to the tag attached on the clothes for washing information. -Fasten buttons and turn inside out before washing. -Use the detergent indicated in the laundry. -When the degree of dirt is extreme, soak the laundry in warm water for about 10 minutes before pressing the WOOL course button in order to enhance washing efficiency. 3. Press the START/HOLD button START/ Water level is selected automatically. HOLD Washing, rinsing, and spinning follow. If you want to pause, press the START/HOLD button again.You can change the course when paused. DELAY START COURSE Select this course when you have to go out or do something else. 1. Press the power button to "ON". POWER 4. Close the lid. 2. Press the DELAY START button once. You may change the delay start time with use the DEALY START button. (from 3 hours to 18 hours) SPEEDY/THOBE COURSE THOBE COURSE: Suitable number of Thobe for laundering is three to five. Because washing is speedy, it is good for light or less stained laundry. 1. Press the power button to "ON". 2. Press the course select button twice. START/ HOLD 3. Press the START/HOLD button and put the proper amount of detergent into tub. POWER 4. Close the lid. The washing finishes by the time you reserved. COURSE 3. Press the START/HOLD button START/ Water level is selected automatically. HOLD Washing, rinsing, and spinning follow. If you want to pause, press the START/HOLD button again.You can change the course when paused. 4. Close the lid. 5 DELAY START START/ HOLD gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 7 MANUAL FUNCTIONS Each washing course changes manually. Ex) If you want to wash in the speedy course : Power - Select speedy course - Wash - Start/Hold button POWER FUNCTION COURSE once POWER FUNCTION START/ HOLD WASH ONLY Press the POWER button. Press the FUNCTION SELECT button twice. Press the START/HOLD button once. Washing goes on for 18 minutes. When the FUNCTION button is pressed during washing, the wash time can be changed to between 3 and 24 minutes in duration. START/ HOLD RINSE ONLY Press the FUNCTION button three times. Press the START/HOLD button once. Rinsing goes on for 15 minutes. When the FUNCTION button is pressed during rinsing, the rinse times can be changed to between 1 to 5 times in duration. twice POWER FUNCTION three times POWER FUNCTION START/ HOLD four times POWER FUNCTION START/ HOLD five times POWER FUNCTION six times START/ HOLD SOAK FUNCTION (Including WASH, RINSE, SPIN) Press the POWER button. Select the course(Press the course button). ➔ FUZZY, BLANKET, SPEEDY/THOBE, WOOL. Press the FUNCTION SELECT button once. Press the START/HOLD button once. Water level is selected automatically. Washing,rinsing, and spinning follow. START/ HOLD SPIN ONLY Press the FUNCTION button four times. Press the START/HOLD button once. Spin drying goes on for 11 minutes. When the FUNCTION button is pressed during spinning, the spin time can be changed to from 5 to 11 minutes. WASH AND RINSE Press the FUNCTION button five times. Press the START/HOLD button once. Washing and rinsing go on for 38 minutes. When the FUNCTION button is pressed during working, the rinse times can be changed to between 1 to 7 times in duration. RINSE AND SPIN Press the FUNCTION button six times. Press the START/HOLD button once. Rinsing and spin drying follow. When the FUNCTION button is pressed during working, the rinse times can be changed to between 1 and 5 times in duration. 6 gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 8 INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE The UserÕs Manual is for common use. Make use of the UserÕs Manual depending upon your washing machine model. ENVIRONMENT Leave some space Maintain at least 10cm between the washer and the wall. Place the washer on a sturdy flat surface. If the washer is placed on an uneven or weak surface, noise or vibration occurs. (Allowable is 1˚) Adjust the legs for even placement. Never install the washer near water. Do not place the washer in steamy rooms or where the washer is directly exposed to rain.Moisture may destroy the electrical insulation causing an electrical shock hazard. Avoid direct sunlight or heaters. As plastic and electrical components are affected by direct heat,never place the washer near furnaces, boilers, etc. Do not place under direct sunlight. ASSEMBLING THE PRAT PROTECTION PANEL 1.Insert the sound absorbing panel to the assembling hole on back side to the end. Tilt the washer a little and lift up the panel until it clicks, finally fix the panel with screw to the base as shown in the figure. Sisi belakang 2.If you have difficulty inserting the panel lift up the washer a little and insert it HOW TO ASSEMBLE THE LEGS 1. Check the 4 Legs.(Front-right. Front-left. Rear-right. Rear-left) 2. Lay down the Washing Machine to the front. 3. Insert the hook of leg in to the square hole of base. 4. Push the leg to the arrow direction to “Click”. 5. Finaly fix the legs on the base with screw like a figure. Hook Hole 2 1 Base Screw IN CASE OF PUMP-DRAINED WASHER Be sure to join tightly the drain hose into the drain-outlet on the back of the machine. Be sure to join tightly the drain Install the drain hose in the hose into the drain-outlet position of about 70~80cm on the side of the machine. above the ground. 70~80cm Take out the cap-hose and connect the outlet-hose. cap-hose outlet-hose CONNECTING THE DRAIN HOSE (a) After pressing the joint ring(a), insert the drain hose(b) to drain direction. (b) 7 gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 9 CONNECTING THE WATER SUPPLY HOSE 1. Remove the adaptor from the water supply hose. 5. Connect the other end of the water supply hose to the inlet water valve at the back of the washer. Screw the hose clockwise all the way in. 2. First,using a "+" type screw driver, loosen the four screws on the adaptor. Next,take the adaptor and turn part(b) following the arrow for gap about 5mm between them. 5-1.Connect the other end of the water supply hose to the inlet water valve at the top of the washer. Screw the hose clockwise all the way in. 3. Connect adaptor to the water tap by tightening the screws firmly. Then, turn part (b) following the arrow and put (a) and (b)together. a b If the water tap is a screw type,assemble a water supply hose that fits to the tap as shown. a b 4. Connect the water supply hose to the adaptor. Pull down the part (c) of the water supply hose .When the part (c)is released, the hose is automatically connected to the adaptor making a 'click' sound. NOTICE After completing connection, if water leaks from the hose, then repeat the same steps. Use the most conventional type of faucet for water supply. In case the faucet is square or too big,remove the spacing ring before inserting the faucet into the adaptor. c IN CASE OF COLD-HOT WATER WASHER hot cold • If you use only cold water inlet hose, you must fit the cap to the hot water inlet valve as following. cap LEVELLING • If the washer is not leveled with the ground, it makes the machine tremble more or be out of order. So, make sure that the washer is leveled properly. SEE IF THE MACHINE IS PLACED LEVEL BY CHECKING THE POSITION OF THE WASHING TUB. Water • Open the lid of the machine, pour water into the tub up to the level just below the pulsator, and adjust the legs so that the pulsator is positioned at the center of the water as shown in the figure. • Place the machine more than 10cm away from the wall. Loosen • Adjust the legs on feet for levelling . Lock WATER SUPPLY CONNECTOR FILTER inlet water valve 1.Pull out the filter and wash well. 2. Pull in the filter and connect the hose to the inlet water valve tightly. 8 3. Check if there is a leakage. Note to tighten up the connector. gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 1:39 PM Page 10 HOW TO PUT THE DETERGENT IN AND ADD THE FABRIC SOFTENER 1.Open the detergent box by pulling in the direction of the arrow as shown in the figure and then put the powder detergent in the detergent box. 2. Put in one-time amount of detergent evenly so the detergent may not brim over the box. Detergent Device Put the detergent in proportion to water level Softener Device Softener Device Softener baseline • When a proper amount (one time does) of fabric • Do not open the lid during the Spin Dry cycle. softener is stored in the softener inlet,it is automatically put in at the last rinsing cycle. • Do not use detergent, bleach or starch into the Softener Inlet. • Using too much softener may produce unsatisfactory results. If added too early, its effectiveness will decrease. • Do not leave the softener into the Softener Dispenser for a long time. Because softner became stiff. CAUTION : If softener is stored over the above base line, it may flow down at any time. HOW TO CLEAN THE FILTER (pump drained washer) 1.Place a rag under washer filter not to wet the floor. 2.Turn the filter-cap to the left. 3.Take the filter out and remove dirts. 4. Reassemble in reverse order. 1. Place a rag under the washer filter not to wet the floor. 2. Rotate the filter counterclockwise and pull out the filter. 3. Remove dirts and rotate the filter clockwise until it locks in position. CLEANING THE FILTER NET Clean the filter net often to keep the washer clean. 1. Push the upper part of the filter and pull in. 1. Push up and pull out the filter net. 2. Open the cover as shown in the figure. 3. Clean the filter. 2. Remove the collected lint from the filter net. 3. Clean the filter. 9 4. Close the cover and insert the lower part of the filter in the basket first and then push the filter with "click" sound . 4. Pull down the filter net. gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 5:23 PM Page 11 TROUBLESHOOTING Washing machine won't work Water dose not drain Is the water tap opened? Is the washer plugged in? Is the power cut off? Is there enough water? Is the drain hose down?(No pump) Is the drain hose frozen? Is the drain hose clogged? If the water dose not drain in 15 minutes, a buzzer will sound, and the remaining time indicator will show "E / 5E". Water is not supplied Is the water tap opened? Is the water cut off? Is the water supply hose or hose connection clogged? Is the water tap frozen? If water is not supplied in 1 hour,a buzzer will sound, and the remaining time indicator will show "4E / 7E". Spinning does not work Is the laundry spread out evenly in the washer? Is the washer set on a sturdy flat surface? Water is overflowed Restart after spinning. If the error sign still indicates, call agency. IN CASE THE NEED FOR SERVICING ARISES. If any problem occurs with your products,do not hestitate to call any nearby. Name, address, telephone number is required. SAMSUNG ELETRONICS CO.,LTD 416, MAETAN-3DONG, SUWON, KOREA SPECIFICATIONS WA70K** NORMAL CAPACITY WASHING 5.0 kg SPINNING 5.0 kg DIMENSIONS (mm) W540xD560xH860 (W540xD560xH910) STANDARD WATER LEVEL 30 kg WEIGHT WATER PRESSURE WASHING TYPE 0.05~0.78 MPa (0.5 ~ 8.0 kg . f/cm2) Stirring Type HIGH 56 l MEDIUM 48 l LOW 41 l E/LOW 30 l WATER USAGE 158 l WASHING 330W PLUSATOR ROTATING SPEED 113 rpm SPINNING 240W SPINNING TUB ROTATING SPEED 660 rpm WASHING MOTOR MAX INPUT SPINNING WASHING Continue 330W RATING TIME SPINNING 15 Minutes MOTOR INPUT • For operating VOLTAGE and FREQUENCY, see the LABEL-RATING on the back of washing machine. 10 gb-ar-5kg-01518C 6/24/02 5:23 PM Page 12 WA75K** NORMAL CAPACITY WASHING 5.5 kg SPINNING 5.5 kg DIMENSIONS (mm) W540xD560xH860 (W540xD560xH910) STANDARD WATER LEVEL 31 kg WEIGHT WATER PRESSURE WASHING TYPE 0.05~0.78 MPa (0.5 ~ 8.0 kg . f/cm2) Stirring Type HIGH 56 l MEDIUM 48 l LOW 41 l E/LOW 30 l WATER USAGE 158 l WASHING 330W PLUSATOR ROTATING SPEED 113 rpm SPINNING 240W SPINNING TUB ROTATING SPEED 660 rpm WASHING MOTOR MAX INPUT SPINNING WASHING Continue 330W RATING TIME SPINNING 15 Minutes MOTOR INPUT • For operating VOLTAGE and FREQUENCY, see the LABEL-RATING on the back of washing machine. WA80K** NORMAL CAPACITY WASHING 6.0 kg SPINNING 6.0 kg DIMENSIONS (mm) W540xD560xH860 (W540xD560xH910) STANDARD WATER LEVEL 31 kg WEIGHT WATER PRESSURE WASHING TYPE 0.05~0.78 MPa (0.5 ~ 8.0 kg . f/cm2) Stirring Type HIGH 56 l MEDIUM 48 l LOW 41 l E/LOW 30 l WATER USAGE 158 l WASHING 330W PLUSATOR ROTATING SPEED 113 rpm SPINNING 240W SPINNING TUB ROTATING SPEED 660 rpm WASHING MOTOR MAX INPUT SPINNING WASHING Continue 330W RATING TIME SPINNING 15 Minutes MOTOR INPUT • For operating VOLTAGE and FREQUENCY, see the LABEL-RATING on the back of washing machine.