AEG T8DC49BS User manual

AEG T8DC49BS User manual

T8DC49BS

USER

MANUAL

EN User Manual

Tumble Dryer

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CONTENTS

1. SAFETY INFORMATION............................................................................................. 3

2. SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS.............................................................................................5

3. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION...........................................................................................7

4. CONTROL PANEL....................................................................................................... 8

5. PROGRAM....................................................................................................................9

6. OPTIONS....................................................................................................................12

7. STEAM FUNCTION................................................................................................... 13

8. BEFORE FIRST USE................................................................................................... 15

9. DAILY USE.................................................................................................................. 15

10. HINTS AND TIPS..................................................................................................... 18

11. CARE AND CLEANING.......................................................................................... 19

12. TROUBLESHOOTING.............................................................................................23

13. TECHNICAL DATA..................................................................................................25

14. ACCESSORIES.........................................................................................................26

15. QUICK GUIDE .........................................................................................................28

16. PRODUCT INFORMATION SHEET IN REFERENCE TO E.U. REGULATION

1369/2017........................................................................................................................29

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CUSTOMER CARE AND SERVICE

Always use original spare parts.

When contacting our Authorised Service Centre, ensure that you have the following data available: Model, PNC, Serial Number.

The information can be found on the rating plate.

Warning / Caution-Safety information

General information and tips

Environmental information

Subject to change without notice.

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1.

SAFETY INFORMATION

Before beginning the installation and use of this appliance, carefully read the supplied instructions. The manufacturer is not responsible for any injuries or damages that are the result of incorrect installation or usage. Always keep the instructions in a safe and accessible location for future reference.

- Read the supplied instructions.

1.1

Children and vulnerable people safety

WARNING!

Risk of suffocation, injury or permanent disability.

This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have been given supervision or instruction concerning the use of the appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.

Children between 3 and 8 years of age and persons with very extensive and complex disabilities shall be kept away from the appliance unless continuously supervised.

Children of less than 3 years of age should be kept away from the appliance unless continuously supervised.

Do not let children play with the appliance.

Keep all packaging away from children and dispose of it appropriately.

Keep detergents away from children.

Keep children and pets away from the appliance when the door is open.

If the appliance has a child safety device, it should be activated.

Children shall not carry out cleaning and user maintenance of the appliance without supervision.

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1.2

General Safety

Do not change the specification of this appliance.

If the tumble dryer is put on top of a washing machine, use the stacking kit. The stacking kit, available from your authorized vendor, can be used only with the appliance specified in the instructions supplied with the accessory. Read it carefully before installation (refer to the Installation leaflet).

The appliance can be installed as freestanding or below a kitchen counter with correct space (refer to the Installation leaflet).

Do not install the appliance behind a lockable door, a sliding door or a door with a hinge on the opposite side, that would prevent the appliance door from being fully open.

The ventilation opening in the base must not be covered by a carpet, mat, or any floor covering.

WARNING: The appliance must not be supplied through an external switching device, such as a timer, or connected to a circuit that is regularly switched on and off by a utility.

Connect the mains plug to the mains socket only at the end of the installation process. Make sure that the mains plug is accessible after installation.

If the mains power supply cable is damaged, it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its Authorised

Service Centre or similarly qualified persons to avoid an electrical hazard.

Do not exceed the maximum load of 9 kg (refer to the

"Programme chart" chapter).

Do not use the appliance if items have been soiled with industrial chemicals.

Wipe away lint or packaging debris that has accumulated around the appliance.

Do not run the appliance without a filter. Clean the lint filter before or after each use.

Do not dry unwashed items in the tumble dryer.

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Items that have been soiled with substances such as cooking oil, acetone, alcohol, petrol, kerosene, spot removers, turpentine, waxes and wax removers should be washed in hot water with an extra amount of detergent before being dried in the tumble dryer.

Items such as foam rubber (latex foam), shower caps, waterproof textiles, rubber backed articles and clothes or pillows fitted with foam rubber pads should not be dried in the tumble dryer.

Fabric softeners, or similar products, should only be used as specified by the product manufacturer’s instructions.

Remove all objects from items that could be a source of fire ignition such as lighters or matches.

WARNING: Never stop a tumble dryer before the end of the drying cycle unless all items are quickly removed and spread out so that the heat is dissipated.

Before any maintenance operation, deactivate the appliance and disconnect the mains plug from the socket.

2.

SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

2.1 Installation

• Remove all the packaging.

• Do not install or use a damaged appliance.

• Follow the installation instructions supplied with the appliance.

• Always take care when moving the appliance as it is heavy. Always use safety gloves and enclosed footwear.

• Do not install or use the appliance where the temperature can be lower than 5°C or higher than 35°C.

• The floor area on which the appliance is to be installed must be flat, stable, heat resistant and clean.

• Make sure that there is air circulation between the appliance and the floor.

• Always keep the appliance vertical when it is being moved.

• The rear surface of the appliance must be put against a wall.

• When the appliance is in its permanent position, check if it is levelled correctly with the aid of a spirit level. If it is not, adjust the feet accordingly.

2.2 Electrical connection

WARNING!

Risk of fire and electric shock.

• The appliance must be earthed.

• Make sure that the parameters on the rating plate are compatible with the electrical ratings of the mains power supply.

• Always use a correctly installed shockproof socket.

• Do not use multi-plug adapters and extension cables.

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• Do not pull the mains cable to disconnect the appliance. Always pull the mains plug.

• Do not touch the mains cable or the mains plug with wet hands.

• This appliance complies with the

E.E.C. Directives.

2.3 Use

WARNING!

Risk of injury, electric shock, fire, burns or damage to the appliance.

• This appliance is for household use only.

• Do not dry damaged (torn, frayed) items that contain padding or fillings.

• Only dry fabrics which are suitable for drying in a tumble dryer. Follow the instructions on the fabric label.

• If you have washed your laundry with a stain remover start an extra rinse cycle before you start the dryer.

• Do not drink or prepare food with the condensed water/distilled water. It can cause health problems to people and pets.

• Do not sit or stand on the open door of the appliance.

• Do not dry dripping wet clothes in a tumble dryer.

WARNING!

Only fill the water reservoir for steam treatment with distilled water. Do not use tap water or any additives! It can cause damage to the appliance.

• The condensed water from this appliance’s condensed water container can also be used, if it is filtered first (e.g. with a coffee filter).

• Only operate the steam programmes with distilled water!

• Once the drying cycle or steam programme has been interrupted, the laundry and drum may be hot. Risk of burns! Take care when removing the laundry.

• Be careful when interrupting the steam programme: Do not open the machine door during the steam phase. Hot steam may result in burns.

The display shows a message to indicate the steam phase.

2.4 Internal lighting

WARNING!

Risk of injury.

• Visible LED radiation, do not look directly into the beam.

• The LED lamp is dedicated to drum lighting. This lamp cannot be reused for other lighting purposes.

• To replace the internal lighting, contact the Authorised Service

Centre.

2.5 Care and cleaning

WARNING!

Risk of injury or damage to the appliance.

• Do not use water spray and steam to clean the appliance.

• Clean the appliance with a moist soft cloth. Only use neutral detergents. Do not use any abrasive products, abrasive cleaning pads, solvents or metal objects.

2.6 Compressor

WARNING!

Risk of damage to the appliance.

• The compressor and its system in the tumble dryer is filled with the special agent which is free from fluoro-chlorohydrocarbons. This system must stay tight. The damage of the system can cause a leakage.

2.7 Disposal

WARNING!

Risk of injury or suffocation.

• Disconnect the appliance from the mains electrical and water supplies.

• Cut off the mains electrical cable close to the appliance and dispose of it.

• Remove the door catch to prevent children or pets from becoming trapped in the drum.

• Dispose of the appliance in accordance with local requirements

3.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

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ENGLISH for the disposal of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).

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1 Water container

2

Control panel

3 Internal lighting

4

Appliance door

5 Filter

6

Rating plate

For ease of loading laundry or ease of installation the door is reversible. (see separate leaflet).

7 Airflow slots

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Condenser lid

9 Condenser cover

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Adjustable feet

11 Water re-circulation filter

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4.

CONTROL PANEL

1 2

1

Programme dial

2

Display

3

Start/Pause button

4

Options

4.1 Display

6 5 4 3

5

On/Off button with function

Auto Off

6

Programmes

Symbol on the display

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Symbol description laundry maximum load delay start option on delay start selection (30min-20h) cycle time indication buzzer off

ECO

,

Symbol on the display

,

,

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,

,

,

,

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Symbol description child lock on time drying option on time drying selection (10min-2h) indicator: drain the water container indicator: clean the filter indicator: check the condenser indicator: fill the water container for steam system indicator: clean the steam system filter laundry dryness option: iron dry, cupboard dry, cupboard dry +, extra dry

ECO option on

Extra Silent option on

Refresh option on steam load option: minimum, moderate, maximum extension of the default anti-crease phase: +30min,

+60min, +90min) indicator: drying phase indicator: cooling phase indicator: crease guard phase indicator: steam action phase

5.

PROGRAM

Program

3)

Cottons Eco

Cottons

Load

1)

9 kg

9 kg

Properties / Fabric mark

2)

Cycle to be used to dry cotton with

"cotton cupboard" dryness level, with maximum energy saving.

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Cycle defined to dry all types of cotton ready to store (cupboard dry).

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Program

Synthetics

Refresh

Mixed

Bed Linen

Load

1)

3,5 kg

Properties / Fabric mark

2)

Synthetic and mixed fabrics.

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1,5 kg

3 kg

3 kg

Cotton and synthetic fabrics.

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Cotton and synthetic fabrics.

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Bed linen such as single and double sheets, pillowcases, duvet cover.

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Woollen fabrics. Gentle drying for hand-washable woollens. Remove items immediately when the programme is completed.

Wool

Silk

Outdoor

1 kg

1 kg

2 kg

The wool drying cycle of this machine has been approved by The Woolmark Company for the drying of wool garments labelled as "hand wash" provided that the garments are dried according to the instructions issued by the manufacturer of this machine. Follow the garment care label for other laundry instructions. M1639

The Woolmark symbol is a Certification mark in many countries.

Gentle drying of hand-washable silks.

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Outdoor clothing, technical, sports fabrics, waterproof and breathable jackets, shell jackets with a removable fleece or inner insulation.

Suitable for drying in tumble dryer.

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Program

Load

1)

Properties / Fabric mark

2)

Sports

2 kg

Sportswear, thin and light fabrics, microfiber, polyester.

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1)

The maximum weight refers to dry items.

2)

For fabric mark meaning see chapter DAILY USE: Preparing the laundry.

3)

The Cottons Eco programme is the “Standard cotton programme” according to Commission

Regulation EU No. 392/2012. It is suitable for drying normal wet cotton laundry and it is the most efficient programme in terms of energy consumption for drying wet cotton laundry.

5.1 Program and options selection compatibility

Options

Steam

Level

2)

Program

1)

Dryness

Extra

Silent

Anticrease

Time

Dry

Cottons Eco

Cottons

Synthetics

Refresh

Mixed

Bed Linen

Wool

Silk

Outdoor

Sports

1)

Aside from the programme, you can set one or more options at the same time.

2)

Touch steam option to select steam level 1,2,3

3)

See chapter OPTIONS: Time Dry on Wool programme

5.2

Consumption data

3)

Program Spun at / residual humidity Drying time

Energy consumption

Cottons 9 kg

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Program Spun at / residual humidity cupboard dry iron dry cupboard dry cupboard dry

1400 rpm / 50%

1000 rpm / 60%

1400 rpm / 50%

1000 rpm / 60%

Cottons 4,5 kg

1000 rpm / 60%

Synthetics 3,5 kg

1200 rpm / 40%

800 rpm / 50%

6.

OPTIONS

6.1 Dryness

This option helps to achieve requested laundry dryness. Possible selections: level.

- ready to iron - iron dry

- ready to store - cupboard dry level - default selection which is related to the programme.

+ level.

- ready to store - cupboard dry

- ready to store - extra dry level.

6.2

Extra Silent

The appliance operates with low noise without effect on the drying quality. The appliance operates slowly with longer cycle time.

6.3 ECO

This option is on by default with all programs.

Drying time

175 min

200 min

121 min

143 min

Energy consumption

2,00 kWh

2,27 kWh

1,31 kWh

1,64 kWh

111 min

56 min

64 min

1,12 kWh

0,54 kWh

0,61 kWh

The power consumption is at the minimum level.

6.4 Anticrease

Extends up to 120 minutes the anticrease phase (30 minutes) at the end of the drying cycle. After drying phase drum rotates from time to time to prevent creases. Laundry can be removed during the anti-crease phase.

6.5

Time Dry

For cottons, synthetics and mixed. Lets the user to set drying time from minimum 10 min to maximum of 2 hours

(in 10 min steps). When this option is maximum, load indicator disappears.

6.6

Time Dry on Wool program

Option applicable to Wool program to adjust final dryness level to more dry or less dry.

6.7 Delay Start

Lets to delay the start of a drying program from minimum of 30 minutes to maximum of 20 hours.

1.

Set the drying program and options.

2.

Touch Delay Start button again and again.

Time of delay is on the display (e.g.

if the program has to start after 12 hours.)

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STEAM FUNCTION

Steam helps to remove odours like the outdoor air.

Decreases or removes creases. Makes the pieces of clothing more flexible.

The pieces of clothing after steam programme are easy to iron.

At the end of the steam cycles clothes come out with a residual humidity appropriate for ironing.

If clothes are not ironed immediately hang them until they are completely dry.

At the start, because of wide types of fabrics, apply small steam loads. You easily get the experience, which helps you to use the sufficient steam loads.

7.1 How to fill water container for steam system

CAUTION!

Use only distilled or demineralized water.

Always when the container is empty the indicator is on and you cannot start the steam programmes.

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To activate Delay Start option, touch the Start/Pause button.

Time to start decreases on the display.

6.8

Buzzer

The sound is heard at the:

• cycle end

• start and end of crease guard phase

The buzzer option is by default always on. You can use this option to activate or deactivate the sound.

For the first time you can use the water attached in the bottle.

The condensed water is also applicable for steam system.

The condensate water must be filtered e.g. with a coffee filter to remove small pieces of fluff.

If you dry with standard and steam programmes, the water container for steam system fills automatically.

To fill water container:

1.

Turn on the appliance.

2.

Set 1 of the programmes with steam option to check the water level.

3.

Pull the water container. Keep it in horizontal position.

4.

Fill the water. until you hear the acoustic signal.

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There are 3 possible selections:

minimum load

moderate load

maximum load

The acoustic signal sounds when the water container for steam system is full.

5.

Put the water container.

7.2 Steam Level

This option is to set the required steam load. It depends on the: type, weight and volume of the laundry.

7.3 Steam programmes

Program

Load

1) Properties

Cottons

1,5 kg

Helps to remove the creases from the cottons pieces of clothing. Before steam action wet clothes are automatically dried. Frequently it is not necessary to iron the clothes after steam programme. In this case clothes must be hang on the clothes hanger or folded.

Synthetics

1,5 kg

Helps to remove the creases from the synthetics pieces of clothing. Before steam action wet clothes are automatically dried. Frequently it is not necessary to iron the clothes after steam programme. In this case clothes must be hang on the clothes hanger or folded.

Refresh

1,5 kg

For dry clothes only.

Also applicable to remove odours. The clothes become soft and cosy. We recommend to remove and hang the clothes immediately after the programme end.

1)

The maximum weight refers to dry items.

7.4

Steam Level chart

Programmes / types of the clothes

Steam Level

Load

1)

Cottons

minimum

moderate

maximum

0,2 - 0,5 kg

0,5 - 1 kg

1 - 1,5 kg

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Programmes / types of the clothes

Steam Level

Load

1)

minimum

1 - 2 items

Cottons / shirts

moderate

3 - 4 items

maximum

5 items

minimum

0,2 - 0,5 kg

Synthetics

moderate

0,5 - 1 kg

maximum

1 - 1,5 kg

minimum

1 - 2 items

Synthetics / shirts

moderate

3 - 4 items

maximum

5 items

minimum

1 - 2 items

Refresh

moderate

3 - 4 items

maximum

1)

The maximum weight refers to dry items.

8.

BEFORE FIRST USE

Before you use the appliance for the first time:

• Clean the tumble dryer drum with a moist cloth.

• Start a 1 hour programme with moist laundry.

• Fill up the steam water container before using a steam programme for the first time (see chapter on " for steam system

”).

Steam function - How to fill water container

9.

DAILY USE

9.1 Preparing the laundry

• Close the zips.

• Close the fasteners of duvet covers.

• Do not dry ties or ribbons loose (e.g.

apron ribbons). Tie them before you start a programme.

5 items

At the beginning of the drying cycle (first 3-5 min) there could be a slightly higher sound level. This is due to the compressor starting up. This is normal for compressor powered appliances such as refrigerators and freezers.

• Remove all items from pockets.

• Turn items with the internal layer made of cotton inside out. Cotton layer must be faced outwards.

• Always set the programme suitable for the type of laundry.

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• Do not put light and dark colours together.

• Use suitable programme for cottons, jersey and knitwear to reduce shrinkage.

• Do not exceed the maximum load stated in the programmes chapter or shown on the display.

• Dry only the laundry that is suitable for tumble drying. Refer to the fabric label on the items.

• Do not dry large and small items together. Small items can be trapped inside the large items and remain wet.

Steam function hints

• Do not use steam programmes for: wool not suitable to dry in the tumble dryers, leather, textiles with large metal, wooden or plastic parts, textiles with rusting metal parts, oilskins or wax cotton garments.

• Sort and dry together textiles with similar size, weight, material and colour.

• Do not dry new, coloured textiles together with light-coloured laundry items. Colours may fade (check colour fastness of fabric when damp in an inconspicuous area).

• Do not use dry cleaning sets in combination with the steam programmes.

• Remove stains by washing or using localised stain removal before the steam programme use.

• For best drying results turn items with double-layered fabrics inside out (e.g.

with cotton lined anoraks, the cotton layer should be outermost).

Fabric label Description

Laundry is suitable for tumble drying.

Laundry is suitable for tumble drying at higher temperatures.

Laundry is suitable for tumble drying at low temperatures only.

Laundry is not suitable for tumble drying.

9.2 Loading the laundry

CAUTION!

Ensure the laundry is not trapped between the appliance door and the rubber seal.

1.

Pull open the appliance door.

2.

Load the laundry one item at a time.

3.

Close the appliance door.

9.3 Turning on the appliance

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To turn on the appliance:

Push the On/Off button.

If the appliance is on, some indicators appear on the display.

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9.4 Auto Off function

To decrease the energy consumption, the Auto Off function turns the appliance off automatically:

• if the Start/Pause touch button is not touched within 5 minutes.

• 5 minutes after a cycle ends.

Push the On/Off button to turn on the appliance.

If the appliance is on, some indications appear on the display.

9.5

Setting a programme

Use the programme dial to set the programme.

The possible time to complete the programme appears on the display.

The drying time you see on the display, when the cotton programme is selected, is related to the load of 5 kg and standard conditions.

Real drying time will depend on type of the load (quantity and composition), the room temperature and the humidity of your laundry after spin drying phase.

9.6 Options

Together with the programme you can set 1 or more special options.

To activate or deactivate an option touch the relevant button or a two button combination.

its symbol appears on the display or the led above the corresponding button lights up.

9.7 Child lock option

The child lock can be set to prevent children from playing with the appliance.

The child lock option locks all touch buttons and the program dial (this option does not lock the On/Off button).

You can activate the child lock option:

• before you touch the Start/Pause button - the appliance cannot start

• after you touch the Start/Pause button - programs and option selection is unavailable.

Child lock option activation:

1.

Turn the dryer on.

2.

Select 1 of the available programs.

3.

Touch and hold down 2 buttons at the same time.

The symbol appears on the display.

4.

To deactivate the child lock, touch the above buttons again until the symbol disappears.

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9.8 Starting a program

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To start the program:

Touch the Start/Pause button.

The appliance starts and the LED above the button stops flashing and stays on.

9.9 Program change

To change a program:

1.

Push the On/Off button to turn the appliance off.

2.

Push the On/Off button again to turn on the appliance.

3.

Set a new program.

10.

HINTS AND TIPS

10.1 Ecological hints

• Spin the laundry well before drying.

• Do not exceed the load sizes which are specified in the programs chapter.

• Clean the filter after each drying cycle.

• Do not use fabric softener to wash and then dry. In the tumble dryer laundry becomes soft automatically.

• Use distilled water like that used for steam ironing. If it is necessary, clean the distilled water before (e.g. with a coffee filter) to remove any particles.

• Always keep the airflow slots at the bottom of the appliance clear.

• Make sure there is good airflow where the appliance is to be installed.

10.2 Adjustment of default dryness level

To change the default dryness level:

1.

Turn the appliance on.

9.10 Program end

Clean the filter and drain the water container after each drying cycle. (See chapter

CARE AND CLEANING.)

If the drying cycle is finished, the symbol

appears on the display. If the

Buzzer option is activated, the acoustic signal sounds intermittently for 1 minute.

If you do not turn off the appliance, the anti-crease phase starts (not active with all programs). Flashing symbol signals the execution of the anticrease phase.

Laundry can be removed during this phase.

To remove the laundry:

1.

Push the On/Off button for 2 seconds to turn the appliance off.

2.

Open the appliance door.

3.

Remove the laundry.

4.

Close the appliance door.

2.

Select 1 of the available programs.

3.

Touch and hold down the Extra

Silent and Steam Level buttons at the same time.

One of the symbols appears on the display:

- Maximum dryness

- Extra dryness

- Standard dryness

4.

Touch the Start/Pause button repeatedly until you reach the desired dryness level.

Dryness level

Maximum dryness

Display symbol

Dryness level

Display symbol

Extra dryness

Standard dryness

5.

To memorise the setting touch and hold down the Extra Silent and

Steam Level buttons at the same time for approximately 2 seconds.

10.3

Deactivating the tank indicator

The water container indicator is activated by default. It illuminates at the end of the drying cycle or during the cycle if the

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To deactivate the indicator:

1.

Turn the appliance on.

2.

Select 1 of the available programs.

3.

Touch and hold down Steam

Level and Time Dry buttons at the same time.

One of 2 configurations is possible:

• the Tank indicator: is on if the symbol appears - the water container indicator is permanently activated

• the Tank indicator: is off if the symbol appears - the water container indicator is permanently deactivated

11.

CARE AND CLEANING

11.1 Cleaning the filter

At the end of each cycle the must clean the filter.

Filter symbol comes on the display and you

The filter collects the fluff during the drying cycle.

1.

Open the door. Pull the filter up.

3.

Use a moist hand to clean both parts of the filter.

2.

Push the hook to open the filter.

4.

If necessary, clean the filter with a vacuum cleaner. Close the filter.

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If necessary, remove fluff from the filter socket and gasket. You can use a vacuum cleaner. Place the filter back inside the filter socket.

11.3 Cleaning the condenser

If the symbol Condenser flashes on the display, inspect the condenser and its compartment. If it is dirty, clean it. Do the check not less than once a 6 months.

WARNING!

Do not touch the metal surface with bare hands. Risk of injury. Wear protective gloves. Clean carefully to avoid damaging the metal surface.

To inspect:

1.

Open the door. Pull the filter up.

11.2 Emptying the water container

Empty the condensed water container after each drying cycle.

If the condensed water container is full, the programme stops automatically. The

Tank

symbol comes on the display and you must empty the water container.

To empty the water container:

1.

Pull the water container out keeping it in a horizontal position.

2.

Open the condenser cover.

2.

Pull the plastic connection out and drain the water into a basin or equivalent receptacle.

3.

Turn the lever to unlock the condenser lid.

3.

Push the plastic connection back in and place the water container back into position.

4.

To continue the programme press the Start/Pause button.

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4.

Lower the condenser lid.

2.

Pull the filter.

FILTER

5.

If necessary, remove the fluff from the condenser and its compartment.

You can use a wet cloth and/or a vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment.

3.

Clean the filter with warm water using a brush.

FI

TER

6.

Close the condenser lid.

7.

Turn the lever until it clicks into position.

8.

Put the filter back.

11.4 Cleaning the steam system filter

CAUTION!

Do not use the steam programmes without the steam system filter or with damaged or blocked filter.

If the symbol (clean the steam system filter is on the display you must clean the filter.

To clean the steam system filter:

1.

Pull the water container. Keep it in horizontal position.

4.

Put the filter inside the filter socket.

5.

Put the water container.

11.5

How to drain the water from the steam system container

The quality of the water in the container can get worse.

If you will not use the appliance for long period drain the water from the container.

To drain the water:

1.

Open the door.

2.

Open the condenser cover.

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3.

Turn the lever to unlock the condenser lid.

4.

Lower the condenser lid.

5.

Open the cap on the left upper wall of the compartment and drain the water.

6.

Close the cap.

7.

Close the condenser lid.

8.

Turn the lever to lock the condenser lid.

9.

Close the condenser cover.

11.6 Cleaning the drum

WARNING!

Disconnect the appliance before you clean it.

Use a standard neutral soap detergent to clean the inner surface of the drum and drum lifters. Dry the cleaned surfaces with a soft cloth.

CAUTION!

Do not use abrasive materials or steel wool to clean the drum.

11.7

Cleaning the control panel and housing

Use a standard neutral soap detergent to clean the control panel and housing.

Use a moist cloth to clean. Dry the cleaned surfaces with a soft cloth.

CAUTION!

Do not use furniture cleaning agents or cleaning agents which can cause corrosion.

11.8 Cleaning the airflow slots

Use a vacuum cleaner to remove fluff from the airflow slots.

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12.

TROUBLESHOOTING

Problem

1)

Possible cause Remedy

The tumble dryer is not connected to the mains supply.

The door is open.

Connect it to the mains socket.

Check the fuse in the fuse box (domestic installation).

Close the door.

The tumble dryer does not operate.

The On/Off button was not pushed.

Push the On/Off button.

The Start/Pause button was not touched.

Touch the Start/Pause button.

The appliance is in standby mode. Push the On/Off button.

Incorrect programme selection.

Select a suitable programme.

2)

The filter is clogged.

Clean the filter.

3)

Unsatisfactory drying result.

Dryness option was set to iron dry.

4)

Change Dryness option to a higher level.

The load was too large.

Do not exceed the maximum load size.

The airflow slots are clogged.

There is some dirt on the humidity sensor in the drum.

The dryness level was not set to the desired level.

The condenser is clogged.

Clean the airflow slots at the bottom of the appliance.

Clean the front surface of the drum.

Adjust the dryness level.

5)

The filter is not locked into position.

Clean the condenser.

3)

Put the filter in the correct position.

The loading door does not close

It is not possible to change the programme or option.

Laundry is trapped between the door and the seal.

Remove trapped items and close the door.

After a cycle starts it is not possible to change the programme or option.

Turn the tumble dryer off and on.

Change the programme or option as required.

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Problem

1)

It is not possible to select an option. An acoustic signal is emitted.

Possible cause

The option you tried to select is not available for the selected programme.

There is no drum light

Defective drum lamp.

Unexpected duration time appears on the display.

The drying duration is calculated according to load size and dampness.

A programme is inactive.

The water container is full.

Remedy

Turn the tumble dryer off and on.

Change the programme or option as required.

Contact the service centre to replace the drum lamp.

This is automated - the appliance is working correctly.

The drying cycle is too short.

The load size is small.

The laundry is too dry.

The filter is clogged.

The load is too large.

Drying cycle too long

6)

The laundry was not spun sufficiently.

Too low or too high room temperature - this is not the appliance malfunction.

Drain the water container, push the Start/Pause button.

3)

Select a time programme. The time value must be related to the load. To dry one item or a small amount of laundry we recommend short drying times.

Select an appropriate time programme or a higher dryness level

(e.g. extra dry)

Clean the filter.

Do not exceed the maximum load size.

Spin the laundry well in the washing machine.

Ensure a room temperature higher than +5°C and lower than +35°C.

Optimal room temperature to achieve best drying results is between

19°-24°C.

Steam programme does not start.

Steam function

There is no water in the container for the steam system. Indicator is on.

Fill the container with the distilled or demineralized water.

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Problem

1)

Possible cause Remedy

Steam load too low.

Extend the steam load.

Unsatisfactory drying result.

Incorrect programme selection.

Do the selection of the applicable programme.

7)

Incorrect load/type of the cloths.

Use applicable load/type of clothes.

1)

If there is an error message on the display (e.g.

E51

): Turn the tumble dryer off and on. Select a new programme. Touch the Start/Pause button. If the appliance does not operate contact the service centre and provide the error code.

2)

Follow the programme description — see the PROGRAMMES chapter .

3)

See the

CARE AND CLEANING

chapter.

4)

Only dryers with the Dryness option.

5)

See the HINTS AND TIPS chapter .

6)

Note: After a maximum of 5 hours the drying cycle ends automatically.

7)

Follow the steam programme description.

13.

TECHNICAL DATA

Height x Width x Depth

Max. depth with the appliance door open

Max. width with the appliance door open

Adjustable height

Drum volume

Maximum load volume

850 x 600 x 600 mm (maximal 665 mm)

1100 mm

950 mm

850 mm (+ 15 mm - feet regulation)

118 l

9 kg

Voltage

Frequency

Sound power level

Annual energy consumption

3)

230 V

50 Hz

65 dB

Total power

Energy efficiency class

1650 W

A++

Energy consumption on the standard cotton programme with the full load.

1)

2,27

kWh

Energy consumption on the standard cotton programme with the partial load.

2)

1,12 kWh

258,70 kWh

Left-on mode power absorption

4)

0,13 W

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Off mode power absorption

4)

Type of use

0,13 W

Household

Allowed ambient temperature

Level of protection against ingress of solid particles and moisture ensured by the protective cover, except where the low voltage equipment has no protection against moisture

+ 5°C to + 35°C

IPX4

This product contains fluorinated greenhouse gases, hermetically sealed

Gas designation

Weight

R407c

0,43 kg

Global-warming potential (GWP) 1774

1)

With reference to EN 61121. 9 kg of cotton centrifuged at 1000 rpm.

2)

With reference to EN 61121. 4,5 kg of cotton centrifuged at 1000 rpm.

3)

Energy consumption per year in kWh, based on 160 drying cycles of the standard cotton programme at full and partial load, and the consumption of the low-power modes. Actual energy consumption per cycle will depend on how the appliance is used (REGULATION (EU) No. 392/2012).

4)

With reference to EN 61121.

The information given in the chart above is compliant with the EU Commission regulation

392/2012 implementing directive 2009/125/EC.

14.

ACCESSORIES

14.1 Stacking kit Stacking kit can be used only between washing machines and tumble dryers specified in the leaflet. See the leaflet attached.

Read carefully the instructions supplied with the accessory.

14.2

Draining kit

Accessory name: SKP11, STA9

Available from your authorised vendor.

Accessory name: DK11.

Available from your authorised vendor

(can be attached to some types of tumble dryer)

For thorough draining of the condensed water into a basin, siphon, gully, etc.

After installation, the water container is drained automatically. The water container must stay in the appliance.

The installed hose must be minimum 50 cm to maximum 100 cm from floor level.

The hose cannot be in a loop. Decrease the length of the hose if necessary.

Read carefully the instructions supplied with the accessory.

14.3 Pedestal with drawer

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Accessory name: PDSTP10, E6WHPED2.

Available from your authorised vendor.

For increasing the height of the appliance in order to ease loading and unloading of laundry.

The drawer can be used for laundry storage e.g. : towels, cleaning products etc.

Read carefully the instructions supplied with the accessory.

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15.

QUICK GUIDE

15.1 Daily use

1 2

5

3

Mixed

4

4

1.

Push the On/Off button to turn on the appliance.

2.

Use the programme dial to set the programme.

3.

To activate or deactivate an option touch the relevant button or 2 buttons combination.

1 2

4.

Touch the Start/Pause button.

5.

The appliance starts.

15.2 Cleaning the filter

3

At the end of each cycle the must clean the filter.

Filter symbol comes on the display and you

1.

Open the door. Pull the filter up.

2.

Push the hook to open the filter.

3.

Use a moist hand to clean both parts of the filter.

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15.3 Program

Program

Cottons Eco

Cottons

Load

9 kg

9 kg

1)

Properties / Fabric mark

Cycle to be used to dry cotton with "cotton cupboard" dryness level, with maximum energy saving.

Cycle defined to dry all types of cotton ready to store (cupboard dry).

3,5 kg Synthetic and mixed fabrics.

Synthetics

1,5 kg Cotton and synthetic fabrics.

Refresh

Mixed

Bed Linen

Wool

3 kg

3 kg

1 kg

Cotton and synthetic fabrics.

Bed linen such as single and double sheets, pillowcases, duvet cover.

Woollen fabrics. Gentle drying for hand-washable woollens. Remove items immediately when the programme is completed.

Silk

1 kg Gentle drying of hand-washable silks.

Outdoor

2 kg

Sports

2 kg

1)

The maximum weight refers to dry items.

Outdoor clothing, technical, sports fabrics, waterproof and breathable jackets, shell jackets with a removable fleece or inner insulation. Suitable for drying in tumble dryer.

Sportswear, thin and light fabrics, microfiber, polyester.

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PRODUCT INFORMATION SHEET IN REFERENCE

TO E.U. REGULATION 1369/2017

Trade Mark

Model

Product Information Sheet

Rated capacity in kg

Air vented or condenser tumble dryer

Energy efficiency class

AEG

T8DC49BS,

PNC916098612

9

Condenser

A++

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Energy consumption in kWh per year, based on 160 drying cycles of the standard cotton programme at full and partial load, and the consumption of the low-power modes. Actual energy consumption per cycle will depend on how the appliance is used.

258,70

Automatic tumble drier or non-automatic tumble drier Automatic

Energy consumption of the standard cotton programme at full load in kWh

2,27

1,12 Energy consumption of the standard cotton programme at partial load in kWh

Power consumption of the off-mode in W

Power consumption in left-on mode in W

Duration of the left on mode in minutes

The 'standard cotton programme' used at full and partial load is the standard drying programme to which the information in the label and the fiche relates, this programme is suitable for drying normal wet cotton laundry and it is the most efficient programme in terms of energy consumption for cotton.

0,13

0,13

10

Weighted programme time of the 'standard cotton programme at full and partial load' in minutes

Programme time of the 'standard cotton programme at full load' in minutes

149

200

Programme time of the 'standard cotton programme at partial load' in minutes

111

B Condensation efficiency class on a scale from G (least efficient) to A (most efficient)

Average condensation efficiency of the standard cotton programme at full load as a percentage

86

87 Average condensation efficiency of the standard cotton programme at partial load as a percentage

Weighted condensation efficiency for the 'standard cotton programme at full and partial load'

Sound power level in dB

Built in appliance Y/N

87

65

No

The information given in the chart above is compliant with the EU Commission regulation

392/2012 implementing directive 2009/125/EC.

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17.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS

Recycle materials with the symbol .

Put the packaging in relevant containers to recycle it. Help protect the environment and human health by recycling waste of electrical and electronic appliances. Do not dispose of appliances marked with the symbol with the household waste. Return the product to your local recycling facility or contact your municipal office.

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