Grundig GWN37430 7kg Washing Machine Manual

Grundig GWN37430 7kg Washing Machine Manual

WASHING MACHINE

USER‘S MANUAL

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Document Number 2820526019/ 12-06-17.(18:36)

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Please read this user manual first!

Dear Customer, Thank you for preferring a Grundig product. We hope that you get the best results from your product which has been manufactured with high quality and state-of the-art technology. Therefore, please read this entire user manual and all other accompanying documents carefully before using the product and keep it as a reference for future use. If you handover the product to someone else, give the user manual as well. Follow all warnings and information in the user manual. Remember that this user manual is also applicable for several other models. Differences between models will be identified in the manual.

Explanation of symbols

Throughout this user manual the following symbols are used: C Important information or useful hints about usage.

A B Warning for hazardous situations with regard to life and property.

Warning for electric shock.

Packaging materials of the product are manufactured from recyclable materials in accordance with our National Environment Regulations.

Do not dispose of the packaging materials together with the domestic or other wastes. Take them to the packaging material collection points designated by the local authorities.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Important instructions for safety and environment 4

General safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4

Electrical safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4

Product safety. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5

Intended use. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6

Children's safety. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7

Compliance with the WEEE Directive . .8

Package information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8

Your washing machine 9

Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9

Package Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10

Technical specifications . . . . . . . . . . . .11

Installation 12

Appropriate installation location . . . . .12

Removing packaging reinforcement . .12

Removing the transportation locks . . .12

Connecting water supply. . . . . . . . . . . .13

Connecting to the drain. . . . . . . . . . . . .13

Adjusting the feet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14

Electrical connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15

Preparation 17

Sorting the laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17

Preparing laundry for washing. . . . . . .18

Things to be done for energy saving . .18

Initial use. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .18

Correct load capacity. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19

Loading the laundry. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19

Using detergent and softener. . . . . . . .19

Tips for efficient washing . . . . . . . . . . .21

Operation 23

Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23

Preparing the machine . . . . . . . . . . . . .23

Programme selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23

Programme and consumption table . .24

Programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25

Special programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26

Temperature selection . . . . . . . . . . . . .27

Spin speed selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .27

Auxiliary function selection. . . . . . . . . .27

Auxiliary functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28

Functions/Programmes Selected by Pressing the Function Buttons for 3 Seconds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28

End Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29

Starting the programme . . . . . . . . . . . .29

Door lock. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29

Changes that can be made after programme has started . . . . . . . . .30

Cancelling the programme. . . . . . . . . .30

End of programme. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30

Your machine is equipped with a "Stand-by Mode". . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30

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Preparing the machine . . . . . . . . . . . . .31

Programme selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31

Auxiliary function selection. . . . . . . . . .31

Starting the programme . . . . . . . . . . . .31

End of programme. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31

Cancelling the programme. . . . . . . . . .31

Child Lock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31

Maintenance and cleaning

Cleaning the detergent drawer. . . . . . .32

Cleaning the loading door and the

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drum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32

Cleaning the body and control panel . .33

Cleaning the water intake filters . . . . .33

Draining remaining water and cleaning the pump filter. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .33

If the product has an emergency draining hose, to discharge the water: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34

Troubleshooting 35

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Important instructions for safety and environment

• This section contains safety instructions that will help protect from risk of personal injury or property damage. Failure to follow these instructions shall void any warranty.

General safety

This product can be used by children at and above

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years old and by persons whose physi cal, sensory or mental capabilities are not fully developed or who lack experience and knowl edge provided that they are supervised or trained on the safe usage of the product and the risks it brings out. Children must not play with the prod uct. Cleaning and maintenance works should not be performed by children unless they are super vised by someone. Children of less than 3 years should be kept away unless continuously super vised.

• • Never place the product on a carpet-covered floor. Otherwise, lack of airflow beneath the ma chine will cause electrical parts to overheat. This will cause problems with your product.

Always have the repairing procedures carried out by the

Authorised Service Agent.

ised persons.

Manufacturer shall not be held liable for damages that may arise from procedures carried out by unauthor-

Electrical safety

• If the product has a failure, it should not be op erated unless it is repaired by the Authorised Service Agent. There is the risk of electric shock!

• This product is designed to resume operating in the event of powering on after a power interrup tion. If you wish to cancel the programme, see "Cancelling the programme" section.

• • • • • • • Connect the product to a grounded outlet pro tected by a 16 A fuse. Have the grounding instal lation made by a qualified electrician. Our com pany shall not be liable for any damages that will arise when the product is used without ground ing in accordance with the local regulations.

Connect the product to a grounded outlet pro tected by a 13 A fuse. Have the grounding instal lation made by a qualified electrician. Our com pany shall not be liable for any damages that will arise when the product is used without ground ing in accordance with the local regulations.

Unplug the product when not in use.

Never wash the product by spreading or pouring water onto it! There is the risk of electric shock!

Never touch the plug with wet hands! Never un plug by pulling on the cable, always pull out by grabbing the plug.

Unplug the product during installation, mainte nance, cleaning and repairing procedures.

If the power cable is damaged, it must be re placed by the manufacturer, after sales service or a similarly qualified person (preferably an electrician) or someone designated by the im porter in order to avoid possible risks.

Product safety

• The water supply and draining hoses must be securely fastened and remain undamaged. Otherwise, there is the risk of water leakage.

• Never open the loading door or remove the filter while there is still water in the drum. Otherwise, risk of flooding and injury from hot water will oc cur.

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6 • • • • • • • • Do not force open the locked loading door. The loading door will be ready to open just a few min utes after the washing cycle comes to an end. In case of forcing the loading door to open, the door and the lock mechanism may get damaged.

Use detergents, softeners and supplements suit able for automatic washing machines only.

Follow the instructions on the textile tags and on the detergent package.

Place the product on a rigid, flat and level sur face.

Do not place it on a long-pile rug or similar sur faces.

Do not place the product on a high platform or near the edge on a cascaded surface.

Do not place the product on the power cable.

Never use sponge or scrub materials. These will damage the painted, chrome plated and plastic surfaces.

Intended use

• This product has been designed for domestic use. It is not suitable for commercial use and it must not be used for anything other than its in tended use.

• • Use the product only for washing and rinsing of textile products that are marked accordingly.

The manufacturer waives any responsibility aris en from incorrect usage or transportation.

Children's safety

• Packaging materials are dangerous to children. Keep packaging materials in a safe place away from reach of the children.

• • • Electrical products are dangerous to children. Keep children away from the product when it is in use. Do not let them to tamper with the prod uct. Use child lock to prevent children from in tervening with the product. Do not forget to close the loading door when leaving the room where the product is located.

Store all detergents and additives in a safe place away from the reach of the children by closing the cover of the detergent container or sealing the detergent package.

While washing the laundry at high temperatures, the loading door glass becomes hot. Therefore, keep child ren away from the loading door of the machine while the washing operation is in progress.

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Compliance with the WEEE Directive

• centers. Directive.

This product complies with EU WEEE Directive (2012/19/EU). This product bears a classification symbol for waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

This product has been manufactured with high quality parts and materials which can be reused and are suitable for recycling. Do not dispose of the waste product with normal do mestic and other wastes at the end of its service life. Take it to the collection center for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. Please consult your local authorities to learn about these collection

Compliance with RoHS Directive:

The product you have purchased complies with EU RoHS Directive (2011/65/EU). It does not contain harmful and prohibited materials specified in the

Package information

Packaging materials of the product are manu factured from recyclable materials in accordance with our National Environment Regulations. Do not dispose of the packaging materials together with the domestic or other wastes. Take them to the packaging material collection points desig nated by the local authorities.

Your washing machine Overview

8 7 6 1- Power cable 2- Top panel 3- Control panel 4- Filter cap 5- Adjustable feet 6- Loading door 7- Detergent drawer 8- Drain hose 4 5 1 2 3

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Package Contents

3 4 2 1 a b c 6 7 8 5 10 1- Power cable 2- Drain hose 3- Transportation safety bolts * 4- Mains water inlet hose (One of the following filter types is used for the mains hose connection.) a- Electronic water shut-off b- Mechanical water shut-off c- Standard 5- Liquid detergent container** 6- User Manual 7- Blind plug*** 8- Plastic plug group * Number of transportation safety bolts may change depending on the model of your machine.

** This may be supplied with the machine depending on the model of your machine.

*** This is supplied if your machine is equipped with double water inlet.

Technical specifications

Complying Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 1061/2010 Supplier name or trademark Model name Rated capacity (kg) Energy efficiency class / Scale from A+++ (Highest Efficiency) to D (Lowest Efficiency) Annual Energy Consumption (kWh) (1) Energy consumption of the standard 60°C cotton programme at full load (kWh) Energy consumption of the standard 60°C cotton programme at partial load (kWh) Energy consumption of the standard 40°C cotton programme at partial load (kWh) Power consumption in ‘off-mode’ (W) Power consumption in ‘left-on mode’ (W) Annual Water Consumption (l) (2) Spin-drying efficiency class / Scale from A (Highest Efficiency) to G (Lowest Efficiency) Maximum spin speed (rpm) Remaining moisture Content (%) Standard cotton programme (3) Programme time of the standard 60°C cotton programme at full load (min) Programme time of the standard 60°C cotton programme at partial load (min) Programme time of the standard 40°C cotton programme at partial load (min) Duration of the left-on mode (min) Airborne acoustical noise emissions washing/spinning (dB) Built-in Height (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Net weight (±4 kg.) Single Water inlet / Double Water inlet • Available Electrical input (V/Hz) Total current (A) Total power (W) Main model code GRUNDIG GWN37430W 7 A+++ 156 0.787

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8999 B 1400 53 Cotton Eco 60°C and 40°C 220 165 165 N/A 51/75 No 84 60 59 70 • / 230 V / 50Hz 10 2200 9811 (1) Energy Consumption based on 220 standard washing cycles for cotton programmes at 60°C and 40°C at full and partial load, and the consumption of the low-power modes. Actual energy consumption will depend on how the appliance is used.

(2) Water consumption based on 220 standard washing cycles for cotton programmes at 60°C and 40°C at full and partial load. Actual water consumption will depend on how the appliance is used.

(3) „Standard 60°C cotton programme“ and the „standard 40°C cotton programme“ are the standard washing programmes to which the information in the label and the fiche relates and these programmes are suitable to clean normally soiled cotton laundry and that they are the most efficient programmes in terms of combined energy and water consumption. Technical specifications may be changed without prior notice to improve the quality of the product.

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Installation

To make the product ready for use, review the information in the user manual and make sure that the electricity, tap water supply and water drainage systems are appropriate. If they are not, call a qualified technician and plumber to have any necessary arrangements carried out.

C Preparation of the location and electrical, tap water and waste water installations at the place of installation is under customer's responsibility.

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WARNING:

Installation and electrical connections of the product must be carried out by competent persons. Manufacturer shall not be held liable for damages that may arise from procedures carried out by unauthorized persons.

• Do not place heat sources such as Hobs, Irons, Ovens, etc. on the washing machine and do not use them on the product.

Removing packaging reinforcement

Tilt the machine backwards to remove the packaging reinforcement. Remove the packaging reinforcement by pulling the ribbon.

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WARNING:

Prior to installation, visually check if the product has any defects on it. If so, do not have it installed. Damaged products cause risks for your safety.

C Make sure that the water inlet and discharge hoses as well as the power cable are not folded, pinched or crushed while pushing the product into its place after installation or cleaning procedures.

Appropriate installation location

• Place the machine on a rigid floor. Do not place it on a long pile rug or similar surfaces.

• Total weight of the washing machine and the dryer -with full load- when they are placed on top of each other reaches to approx. 180 kilograms. Place the product on a solid and flat floor that has sufficient load carrying capacity!

• Do not place the product on the power cable.

• Do not install the product at places where temperature may fall below 0ºC.

• Leaving a gap at the sides of the machine is suggested to reduce vibration and noise

Removing the transportation locks

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WARNING:

Do not remove the transportation locks before taking out the packaging reinforcement.

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WARNING:

damaged.

Remove the transportation safety bolts before operating the washing machine! Otherwise, the product will be • Loosen all the bolts with a suitable spanner until they rotate freely.

• Remove transportation safety bolts by turning them gently.

• Tighten all hose nuts by hand. Never use a tool when tightening the nuts.

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• Attach the plastic covers supplied in the User Manual bag into the holes on the rear panel.

C Keep the transportation safety bolts in a safe place to reuse when the washing machine needs to be moved again in the future.

Never move the product without the transportation safety bolts properly fixed in place!

Connecting water supply

C The water supply pressure required to run the product is between 1 to 10 bars (0.1 – 1 MPa). It is necessary to have 10 – 80 liters of water flowing from the fully open tap in one minute to have your machine run smoothly. Attach a pressure reducing valve if water pressure is higher.

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WARNING:

Models with a single water inlet should not be connected to the hot water tap. In such a case the laundry will get damaged or the product will switch to protection mode and will not operate.

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WARNING:

laundry.

Do not use old or used water inlet hoses on the new product. It may cause stains on your • Open the taps completely after making the hose connection to check for water leaks at the connection points. If any leaks occur, turn off the tap and remove the nut. Retighten the nut carefully after checking the seal. To prevent water leakages and damages caused by them, keep the taps closed when the machine is not in use.

Connecting to the drain

• The end of the drain hose must be directly connected to the wastewater drain or to the washbasin. A

WARNING:

Your house will be flooded if the hose comes out of its housing during water discharge. Moreover, there is risk of scalding due to high washing temperatures! To prevent such situations and to ensure smooth water intake and discharge of the machine, fix the end of the discharge hose tightly so that it cannot come out. • The hose should be attached to a height of at least 40 cm, and 100 cm at most.

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Adjusting the feet

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WARNING:

In order to ensure that the product operates more silently and vibration-free, it must stand level and balanced on its feet. Balance the machine by adjusting the feet. Otherwise, the product may move from its place and cause crushing and vibration problems.

• Loosen the lock nuts on the feet by hand.

• To prevent flowing of dirty water back into the machine and to allow for easy discharge, do not immerse the hose end into the dirty water or do not drive it in the drain more than 15 cm. If it is too long, cut it short.

• The end of the hose should not be bent, it should not be stepped on and the hose must not be pinched between the drain and the machine.

• If the length of the hose is too short, use it by adding an original extension hose. Length of the hose may not be longer than 3.2 m. To avoid water leak failures, the connection between the extension hose and the drain hose of the product must be fitted well with an appropriate clamp as not to come off and leak.

• Adjust the feet until the product stands level and balanced.

• Tighten all lock nuts again by hand.

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WARNING:

Do not use any tools to loosen the lock nuts. Otherwise, they will get damaged.

Electrical connection

Connect the product to a grounded outlet protected by a 16 A fuse. Our company shall not be liable for any damages that will arise when the product is used without grounding in accordance with the local regulations.

• Connection must comply with national regulations.

• The wiring for the electrical outlet circuit must be sufficient to meet the appliance requirements. Use of a Groud Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) is recommended.

• Power cable plug must be within easy reach after installation.

• If the current value of the fuse or breaker in the house is less than 16 Amps, have a qualified electrician install a 16 Amp fuse.

• The voltage specified in the "Technical specifications" section must be equal to your mains voltage.

• Do not make connections via extension cables or multi-plugs.

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WARNING:

Damaged power cables must be replaced by the Authorized Service Agents.

Electrical requirements

Before you insert the plug into the wall socket make sure that the voltage and the frequency shown in the rating label corresponds to your electricity supply.

We recommend that this appliance be connected to the mains supply via a suitable switched and fused socket in a readily accessible position.

Should the mains lead of the appliance become damaged or need replacing at any time, it must be replaced by a special purpose made mains lead which can only be obtained from a Authorised Service Agent.

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WARNING:

be earthed.

This appliance must If the fitted moulded plug is not suitable for your socket, then the plug should be cut off and an appropriate plug fitted.

Destroy the old plug, which is cut off as a plug with a bared cord could cause a shock hazard if inserted into a socket elsewhere in the house.

The moulded plug on this appliance incorporates a 13A fuse. Should the fuse need to be replaced an ASTA approved BS1362 fuse of the same rating must be used. Do not forget to refit the fuse cover. In the event of losing the fuse cover, the plug must not be used until a replacement fuse cover has been fitted. Colour of the replacement fuse cover must be the same colour as that visible on the pin face of the plug. Fuse covers are available from any good electrical store.

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Important Fitting a different plug

As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this appliance may not correspond with the coloured markings identifying the terminals on your plug, proceed as follows: 1 Connect the green - yellow or green (earth) wire to the terminal in the plug marked ‘E’ or with the symbol f or coloured green and yellow or green.

2 Connect the blue (neutral) wire to the terminal in the plug marked ‘N’ or coloured black.

3 Connect the brown (live) wire to the terminal in the plug marked ‘L’ or coloured red.

With the alternative plugs a 13A fuse must be fitted either in the plug or adaptor or in the main fuse box. If in doubt contact a qualified electrician.

Transportation of the product

• Unplug the product before transporting it.

• Remove water drain and water supply connections.

• Drain all water that has remained in the product. • Install transportation safety bolts in the reverse order of removal procedure; .

C A Never move the product without the transportation safety bolts properly fixed in place!

WARNING:

children.

Packaging materials are dangerous to children. Keep packaging materials in a safe place away from reach of the

Preparation Sorting the laundry

• Sort laundry according to type of fabric, colour, and degree of soiling and allowable water temperature.

• Always obey the instructions given on the garment tags.

LAUNDRY WASH SYMBOLS

Machine Wash Symbols

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WASH Water Temperatures Maximum Symbol(s) 95 0 C lll lll 70 0 C lll ll 60 0 C ll ll 50 0 C lll 40 0 C 30 0 C l DRYING Drying Symbols Suitable for dryer No Iron Sensitive / Delicate dry Do not dry with dryer Do not dry Do not dry clean Drying Settings BLEACH Iron - IRON Dry or Steam Maximum temperature All bleaches are allowed Iron at high temperature Iron at medium temperature Iron at low temperature 200 0 C 150 0 C 110 0 C Bleach (sodium hypochlorite) can be used Bleach is not allowed Only bleaches without chlorine are allowed 17

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Preparing laundry for washing

• Laundry items with metal attachments such as, underwired bras, belt buckles or metal buttons will damage the machine. Remove the metal pieces or wash the clothes by putting them in a laundry bag or pillow case.

• Take out all items in the pockets such as coins, pens and paper clips, and turn pockets inside out and brush. Such objects may damage the product or cause noise problem.

• Put small size clothes such as infant's socks and nylon stockings in a laundry bag or pillow case.

• Place curtains in without compressing them. Remove curtain attachment items.

• Fasten zippers, sew loose buttons and mend rips and tears.

• Wash “machine washable” or “hand washable” labelled products only with an appropriate programme.

• Do not wash colours and whites together. New, dark coloured cottons release a lot of dye. Wash them separately.

• Tough stains must be treated properly before washing. If unsure, check with a dry cleaner.

• Use only dyes/colour changers and limescale removers suitable for machine wash. Always follow the instructions on the package.

• Wash trousers and delicate laundry turned inside out.

• Keep laundry items made of Angora wool in the freezer for a few hours before washing. This will reduce pilling.

• Laundry that are subjected to materials such as flour, lime dust, milk powder, etc. intensely must be shaken off before placing into the machine. Such dusts and powders on the laundry may build up on the inner parts of the machine in time and can cause damage.

Things to be done for energy saving

Following information will help you use the product in an ecological and energy-efficient manner.

• Operate the product in the highest capacity allowed by the programme you have selected, but do not overload; , "Programme and consumption table".

• Always follow the instructions on the detergent packaging.

• Wash slightly soiled laundry at low temperatures.

• Use faster programmes for small quantities of lightly soiled laundry.

• Do not use prewash and high temperatures for laundry that is not heavily soiled or stained.

• If you plan to dry your laundry in a dryer, select the highest spin speed recommended during washing process. • Do not use detergent in excess of the amount recommended on the detergent package.

Initial use

Before starting to use the product, make sure that all preparations are completed in accordance with the instructions in sections "Important safety and environment instructions" and "Installation".

To prepare the product for washing laundry, perform first operation in Drum Cleaning programme. If your machine is not featured with this programme, apply the method described in .

C Use an anti-limescale suitable for the washing machines.

Some water might have remained in the product due to the quality control processes in the production. It is not harmful for the product.

Correct load capacity

The maximum load capacity depends on the type of laundry, the degree of soiling and the washing programme desired.

The machine automatically adjusts the amount of water according to the weight of the loaded laundry.

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WARNING:

occur.

Follow the information in the “Programme and consumption table”. When overloaded, machine's washing performance will drop. Moreover, noise and vibration problems may

Weight (g) Laundry type

Bathrobe Napkin 1200 100 Duvet cover 700 Bed Sheet 500 Pillowcase 200 Tablecloth 250 Towel 200 Hand towel 100 Evening gown 200 Underclothing Men’s overalls Men’s shirt Men’s pyjamas Blouses 100 600 200 500 100

Loading the laundry

• Open the loading door.

• Place laundry items loosely into the machine.

• Push the loading door to close until you hear a locking sound. Ensure that no items are caught in the door.

C A The loading door is locked while a programme is running. The door can only be opened a while after the programme comes to an end.

WARNING:

In case of misplacing the laundry, noise and vibration problems may occur in the machine.

Using detergent and softener

C When using detergent, softener, starch, fabric dye, bleach or limescale remover, read the manufacturer's instructions on the package carefully and follow the suggested dosage values. Use measuring cup if available.

Detergent Drawer

The detergent drawer is composed of three compartments: – (1) for prewash – (2) for main wash – (3) for softener – (*) in addition, there is siphon piece in the softener compartment.

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Detergent, softener and other cleaning agents

• Add detergent and softener before starting the washing programme.

• Never leave the detergent drawer open while the washing programme is running!

• When using a programme without prewash, do not put any detergent into the prewash compartment (compartment nr. „1“). • In a programme with prewash, do not put liquid detergent into the prewash compartment (compartment nr. „1“).

• Do not select a programme with prewash if you are using a detergent bag or dispensing ball. Place the detergent bag or the dispensing ball directly among the laundry in the machine.

• If you are using liquid detergent, do not forget to place the liquid detergent cup into the main wash compartment (compartment nr. „2“).

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Choosing the detergent type

The type of detergent to be used depends on the type and colour of the fabric.

• Use different detergents for coloured and white laundry.

• Wash your delicate clothes only with special detergents (liquid detergent, wool shampoo, etc.) used solely for delicate clothes. • When washing dark coloured clothes and quilts, it is recommended to use liquid detergent.

• Wash woollens with special detergent made specifically for woollens.

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Use only detergents manufactured specifically for washing machines.

WARNING:

Do not use soap powder.

Adjusting detergent amount

The amount of washing detergent to be used depends on the amount of laundry, the degree of soiling and water hardness.

• Do not use amounts exceeding the dosage quantities recommended on the detergent package to avoid problems of excessive foam, poor rinsing, financial savings and finally, environmental protection.

• • Use lesser detergent for small amounts or lightly soiled clothes.

Using softeners

Pour the softener into the softener compartment of the detergent drawer.

Do not exceed the (>max<) level marking in the softener compartment.

• • If the softener has lost its fluidity,

cup:

dilute it with water before putting it in the detergent drawer.

Using liquid detergents If the product contains a liquid detergent

Place the liquid detergent cup in compartment nr. „2“.

• If the liquid detergent has lost its fluidity, dilute it with water before putting in the detergent cup.

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If the product does not contain a liquid detergent cup:

• Do not use liquid detergent for the prewash in a programme with prewash.

• • Liquid detergent stains your clothes when used with Delayed Start function. If you are going to use the Delayed Start function, do not use liquid detergent.

Using gel and tablet detergent

If the gel detergent thickness is fluidal and your machine does not contain a special liquid detergent cup, put the gel detergent into the main wash detergent compartment during first water intake. If your machine contains a liquid detergent cup, fill the detergent into this cup before starting the programme.

• If the gel detergent thickness is not fluidal or in the shape of capsule liquid tablet, put it directly into the drum before washing.

• Put tablet detergents into the main wash compartment (compartment nr. „2“) or directly into the drum before washing.

C C Tablet detergents may leave residues in the detergent compartment. If you encounter such a case, place the tablet detergent between the laundry, close to the lower part of the drum in future washings.

Use the tablet or gel detergent without selecting the prewash function.

Using starch

• Add liquid starch, powder starch or the fabric dye into the softener compartment.

• Do not use softener and starch together in a washing cycle.

• • Wipe the inside of the machine with a damp and clean cloth after using starch.

Using bleaches

Select a programme with prewash and add the bleaching agent at the beginning of the prewash. Do not put detergent in the prewash compartment. As an alternative application, select a programme with extra rinse and add the bleaching agent while the machine is taking water from the detergent compartment during first rinsing step.

• Do not use bleaching agent and detergent by mixing them.

• Use just a little amount (approx. 50 ml) of bleaching agent and rinse the clothes very well as it causes skin irritation. Do not pour the bleaching agent onto the clothes and do not use it for coloured clothes. • When using oxygen based bleaches, select a programme that washes at a lower temperature. • • Oxygen based bleaches can be used together with detergents; however, if its thickness is not the same with the detergent, put the detergent first into the compartment nr. „2“ in the detergent drawer and wait until the detergent flows while the machine is taking in water. Add the bleaching agent from the same compartment while the machine is still taking in water.

Using limescale remover

When required, use limescale removers manufactured specifically for washing machines only.

Tips for efficient washing

90 °C)

Clothes Light colours and whites

(Recommended temperature range based on soiling level: 40-

Heavily Soiled

(difficult stains such as grass, coffee, fruits and blood.) It may be necessary to pre-treat the stains or perform prewash. Powder and liquid detergents recommended for whites can be used at dosages recommended for heavily soiled clothes. It is recommended to use powder detergents to clean clay and soil stains and the stains that are sensitive to bleaches.

Normally

cuffs)

Soiled

(For example, stains caused by body on collars and Powder and liquid detergents recommended for whites can be used at dosages recommended for normally soiled clothes.

Lightly Soiled

(No visible stains exist.) Powder and liquid detergents recommended for whites can be used at dosages recommended for lightly soiled clothes.

Heavily Soiled Normally Soiled Lightly Soiled Colours

(Recommended temperature range based on soiling level: cold -40 °C) Powder and liquid detergents recommended for colors can be used at dosages recommended for heavily soiled clothes. It is recommended to use powder detergents to clean clay and soil stains and the stains that are sensitive to bleaches. Detergents which do not contain bleach should be used.

Powder and liquid detergents recommended for colors can be used at dosages recommended for normally soiled clothes. Detergents which do not contain bleach should be used.

Powder and liquid detergents recommended for colors can be used at dosages recommended for lightly soiled clothes. Detergents which do not contain bleach should be used.

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Heavily Soiled Normally Soiled Lightly Soiled Heavily Soiled Normally Soiled Lightly Soiled

-40 °C)

Clothes Dark colours

(Recommended temperature range based on soiling level: cold Liquid detergents suitable for colors and dark colors can be used at dosages recommended for heavily soiled clothes.

Liquid detergents suitable for colors and dark colors can be used at dosages recommended for normally soiled clothes.

Liquid detergents suitable for colors and dark colors can be used at dosages recommended for lightly soiled clothes.

Delicates/Woollens/Silks

(Recommended temperature range based on soiling level: cold -30 °C) Prefer liquid detergents produced for delicate clothes. Woolen and silk clothes must be washed with special woolen detergents.

Prefer liquid detergents produced for delicate clothes. Woollen and silk clothes must be washed with special woollen detergents.

Prefer liquid detergents produced for delicate clothes. Woolen and silk clothes must be washed with special woolen detergents.

Operation Control panel

Cotton Cotton Eco Synthetics Mini Mix WoolProtect Delicate Spin+Pump

7 8 1 2 5 6 3 4

1

9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

Rinsing Down Wear Sports DarkCare Curtain Shirts HygieneCare Lingerie 90 60 40 30 20 1400 1200 800 600 2 3 Temp.

Spin Prewash

Express

On/Off 4 5 No Water Start / Pause Wash Spin End AntiCrease+ 14 13 12 1 - Programme selection display 2 - Cover lock LED indicator 3 - Child lock LED indicator 4 - Display 5 - Programme follow-up indicators 6 - Start / Pause button 7 - End time adjustment button

Preparing the machine

• Check if the hoses are connected tightly.

• Plug in your machine.

• Turn the tap on completely.

• Place the laundry in the machine.

• Add detergent and fabric softener.

Programme selection

• Select a suitable program from the "Programme and Consumption Table" (see the Temperature table below). Consider the type, amount and soiling degree of the laundry.

90°C 60°C Heavily soiled white cottons and linens. (coffee table covers, tablecloths, towels, bed sheets, etc.) Normally soiled, coloured, fade proof linens, cottons or synthetic clothes (shirt, nightgown, pajamas, etc.) and lightly soiled white linens (underwear, etc.) 11 10 9 8 7 6 8 - Auxiliary function button 3 9 - Auxiliary function button 2 10 - Auxiliary function button 1 11 - Spin Speed Adjustment button 12 - Temperature Adjustment button 13 - Programme selection knob 14 - On / Off button 40°C 30˚C - Cold Blended laundry including delicate textile (veil curtains, etc.), synthetics and woolens.

• Select the desired programme with

Programme Selection

knob.

C Programmes are limited with the highest spin speed appropriate for that particular type of fabric.

When selecting a programme, always consider the type of fabric, colour, degree of soiling and permissible water temperature.

Always select the lowest appropriate temperature. Higher temperature means higher electricity consumption.

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Programme and consumption table

EN 2 Auxiliary functions Programme Selectable temperature range °C 24 Cotton Cotton Eco Synthetics Mini Mini+Express Mix WoolProtect Delicate Down Wear Sports DarkCare Curtain Shirts HygieneCare Lingerie Drum Cleaning 90 60 40 60** 60** 40** 60 40 90 60 30 90 40 40 40 60 40 40 40 60 90 30 90 3 3 7 7 7 2 3 7 7 7 7 7 3.5

3.5

2 3.5

1.5

3.5

2 3.5

3.5

1 91 91 88 44.78

38 38 68 65 67 67 65 40 68 55 58 90 55 85 82 59 115 75 70 2.45

1.7

0.95

0.787

0.621

0.621

1.30

0.80

2.15

1.15

0.2

0.15

0.8

0.5

0.75

0.95

0.55

0.85

0.7

1.2

2.45

0.3

2.1

1400 1400 1400 1400 1400 1400 1200 1200 1400 1400 1400 1400 800 1200 800 1000 1200 1200 800 800 1400 600 600 • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • * * • * * • • • • • • • • • • • • • * : Selectable.

: Automatically selected, no canceling.

** : Energy Label programme (EN 60456 Ed.3) *** : If maximum spin speed of the machine is lower then this value, you can only select up to the maximum spin speed.

Cold-90 Cold-90 Cold-90 Cold-60 Cold-60 Cold-60 Cold-60 Cold-60 Cold-90 Cold-90 Cold-90 Cold-30 Cold-40 Cold-40 Cold-40 Cold-60 Cold-40 Cold-40 Cold-40 Cold-60 20-90 Cold-30 90 - C : See the programme description for maximum load.

** "Cotton eco 40°C and Cotton eco 60°C are standard programmes." These programmes are known as "40°C cotton standard programme" and "60°C cotton standard programme" and indicated with the symbols on the panel.

The auxiliary functions in the table may vary according to the model of your machine.

“Water and power consumption may vary subject to the changes in water pressure, water hardness and temperature, ambient temperature, type and amount of laundry, selection of auxiliary functions and spin speed, and changes in electric voltage.” “You can see the washing duration on the display of your machine while selecting a programme. Depending on the amount of laundry you have loaded into your machine, there may be a difference of 1-1.5 hours between the duration shown on the display and the actual duration of the wash cycle. Duration will be automatically updated soon after the washing starts.” "Auxiliary function selection modes can be changed by the manufacturing company. Newly selected features can be added or existing ones can be deleted.” "The spin speed of your machine may vary according to the programme; however, this spin speed cannot exceed the max. spin speed of your machine."

Indicative values for Synthetics programmes (EN)

Remaining Moisture Content (%) ** Remaining Moisture Content (%) ** ≤ 1000 rpm > 1000 rpm

Synthetics 60

3 68 1.30

115/140 45 40

Synthetics 40

3 65 0.80

115/140 45 40 * You can see the washing time of the programme you have selected on the display of the machine. It is normal that small differences may occur between the time shown on the display and the real washing time.

** Remaining moisture content values may differ according to the selected spin speed.

Programmes

• Cotton

You can wash your durable cotton laundry (sheets, bedlinen, towels, bathrobes, underwear etc.) in this programme. When the quick wash function button is pressed, programme duration becomes notably shorter but effective washing performance is ensured with intense washing movements. If the quick wash function is not selected, superior washing and rinsing performance is ensured for your heavily soiled laundry.

• Synthetics

You can wash your laundry (such as shirts, blouses, synthetic/ cotton blended fabrics etc.) in this programme. The programme duration gets notable shorter and washing with high performance is ensured. If the quick wash function is not selected, superior washing and rinsing performance is ensured for your heavily soiled laundry.

• WoolProtect

Use to wash your woolen/delicate laundry. Select the appropriate temperature complying with the tag of your clothes. Your laundry will be washed with a very gentle washing action in order not to damage the clothes.

Woolens programme of this machine is approved by The Woolmark Company for washing machine-washable woolen products provided that the products are washed in accordance with the care instructions on the product tag and the instructions published by the manufacturer of this machine.M1325

In the UK, Ireland, Hong Kong and India, the Woolmark trademark is a Certification trademark.

• Cotton Eco

Use to wash your normally soiled, durable cotton and linen laundry. Although it washes longer than all other programmes, it provides high energy and water savings. Actual water temperature may be different from the stated wash temperature. When you load the machine with less laundry (e.g. ½ capacity or less), periods in programme stages may automatically get shorter. In this case, energy and water consumption will decrease more, providing a more economic wash.

• HygieneCare

This is a long-duration programme that you can use for your laundry (baby clothes, bed sheets, bedlinen, underwear, etc. cotton items) requiring a hygienic washing at high temperatures with intensive and long washing cycle. The high level of hygiene is ensured thanks to long heating duration and additional rinsing step.

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• Delicate

You can wash your delicate clothes such as cotton/synthetic blended knitwear or hosiery in this programme. It washes with more delicate washing action. Wash your clothes whose colour you want to preserve either at 20 degrees or by selecting the cold wash option.

• Mini

Use this programme to wash your lightly soiled or unspotted cotton clothes in a short time. The programme duration can be reduced up to 14 minutes when the quick wash function is selected. When the quick wash function is selected, maximum 2 (two) kg of laundry must be washed.

• DarkCare

Use this programme to protect the colour of your dark-coloured garments or jeans. It performs high performance washing with special drum movement even if the temperature is low. It is recommended to use liquid detergent or woolen shampoo for dark coloured laundry. Do not wash your delicate clothes containing wool or etc.

• Shirts

This programme is used to wash the shirts made from cotton, synthetic and synthetic blended fabrics altogether. It reduces wrinkles. When the quick wash function is selected, the Pre treatment algorithm is executed.

• Apply the pre-treatment chemical on your garments directly or add it together with detergent when the machine starts to take water from the main washing compartment. Thus, you can obtain the same performance as you obtain with normal washing in a much shorter period of time. Usage life of your shirts increases.

• Mix

Use to wash your cotton and synthetic clothes together without sorting them.

• Sports

You can use this programme to wash sports and outdoors garments that contain cotton/synthetics mix and water repellent covers such as gore tex etc. It makes sure your garments are washed gently thanks to special rotating movements.

• Lingerie

You can use this programme to wash delicate garments that are suitable for hand wash and delicate women's underwear. Small amount of garments must be washed in a washing net. Hooks, buttons etc. must be done up and zips must be zipped up.

• Curtain

You can use this programme to wash your tulles and curtains. As their meshed texture causes excessive foaming, put little amount of detergent into the main wash compartment. Thanks to the special spin profile of the programme, tulles and curtains crease lesser. Do not load your curtains above the specified capacity in order not to damage them.

C It is recommended that you use special detergents produced specifically for curtains in this programme.

• Down Wear

Use this programme to wash your coats, vest, jackets etc. containing feathers with a "machine-washable" label on them. Thanks to special spinning profiles, it is ensured that the water reaches the air gaps amongst the feathers.

Special programmes

For specific applications, select any of the following programmes.

• Rinsing

Use when you want to rinse or starch separately.

• Spin + Pump

You can use this function to remove the water on the garment of drain the water in the machine.

Temperature selection

Whenever a new programme is selected, the recommended temperature for the selected programme appears on the temperature indicator.

To decrease the temperature, press the Temperature Adjustment button. Temperature will decrease gradually.

C C If the programme has not reached the heating step, you can change the temperature without switching the machine to Pause mode.

Spin speed selection

Whenever a new programme is selected, the recommended spin speed of the selected programme is displayed on the Spin Speed indicator.

To decrease the spin speed, press the Spin Speed Adjustment button. Spin speed decreases gradually. Then, depending on the model of the product, "Rinse Hold" and "No Spin" options appear on the display. See "Auxiliary function selection" section for explanations of these options.

Rinse Hold

If you are not going to unload your clothes immediately after the programme completes, you can use rinse hold function to keep your laundry in the final rinsing water in order to prevent them from getting wrinkled when there is no water in the machine. Press Start/Pause button after this process if you want to drain the water without spinning your laundry. Programme resumes by discharging the water and then it is completed.

If you want to spin the laundry held in water, adjust the Spin Speed and press Start / Pause button.

Programme resumes. Water is drained, laundry is spun and the programme is completed.

If the programme has not reached the spin step, you can change the spin speed without switching the machine to Pause mode.

Auxiliary function selection

Select the desired auxiliary functions before starting the programme. When this programme and a relevant auxiliary function that can be selected together with it are selected, the related indicator light will illuminate.

C Indicator lights of the auxiliary functions that are not allowed to be selected with the current programme will flash and an audio warning is given. Furthermore, you may also select or cancel auxiliary functions that are suitable to the running programme after the washing cycle starts. If the wash cycle has reached a point where no auxiliary function can be selected, an audio warning will be given and the related auxiliary function's indicator light will flash.

C C Some functions cannot be selected together. If a second auxiliary function conflicting with the first one is selected before starting the machine, the function selected first will be canceled and the second auxiliary function selection will remain active. For example: If "Additional rinse" is selected followed by ""Quick wash", "Additional rinse will be canceled and "Quick wash" will remain active.

An auxiliary function which is not compatible with the programme cannot be selected. (See „Programme and consumption table“) Some programmes have auxiliary functions that must be operated with the selected programme. This function cannot be cancelled. The frame of the auxiliary function will not be illuminated, only inner area will be illuminated.

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Auxiliary functions

• Prewash

A Prewash is only worthwhile for heavily soiled laundry. Not using the Prewash will save energy, water, detergent and time.

• Express

When this function is selected, the durations of the relevant programmes get shorter by 50%. Thanks to the optimised washing steps, high mechanic activity and optimum water consumption, high washing performance is achieved in spite of the reduced duration.

• Extra Rinse

This function enables the product to make another rinsing in addition to the one already made after the main wash. Thus, the risk for sensitive skins (babies, allergic skins, etc.) to be effected by the minimal detergent remnants on the laundry can be reduced.

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Functions/Programmes Selected by Pressing the Function Buttons for 3 Seconds

• Drum Cleaning

Press and hold the auxiliary function button 1 for 3 seconds to select the programme.

Use regularly (once in every 1-2 months) to clean the drum and provide the required hygiene. Operate the programme while the machine is completely empty. To obtain better results, put powder lime-scale remover for washing machines into the detergent compartment no. “2”. When the programme is over, leave the loading door ajar so that the inside of the machine gets dry.

C This is not a washing programme but a maintenance programme for the machine.

Do not run the programme when there is something in the machine. If you try to do so, the machine detects that there is load inside and aborts the programme.

• Child Lock

You can prevent children from tampering with the machine by using the Child Lock feature. Thus you can avoid any changes in a running programme.

C You can switch on and off the machine with

On / Off

button when the Child Lock is active. Programme resumes when you start the machine again

To activate the Child Lock:

*

Press and hold 2nd auxiliary function

appears on the screen after "3_2_1" screen on the panel. Release

Auxiliary Function

warning is displayed.

2nd

button when this button for 3 seconds. "Child Lock On" countdown in the programme selection

To deactivate the Child Lock:

*

Press and hold 2nd auxiliary function

button for 3 seconds. "Child Lock On" disappears from the screen after "3_2_1" countdown in the programme selection screen on the panel.

• Anti-Crease+

This function is selected when the 3rd auxiliary function is pressed and held for 3 seconds and the programme follow-up light for the relevant step turns on. When the function is selected, the drum rotates for up to 8 hours for preventing the laundry from creasing at the end of the programme. You can cancel the programme and take your laundry out at any time during the 8-hour duration. Press the function selection key or the machine on/off key to cancel the function. The programme follow-up light will remain on until the function is canceled or the step is complete. If the function is not cancelled, it will be active in the subsequent washing cycles as well.

End Time

With the End Time function, the startup of the programme may be delayed up to 24 hours. After pressing End Time button, the programme's estimated ending time is displayed. If the End Time is adjusted, End Time indicator is illuminated. In order for the End Time function is activated and the programme is completed at the end of the specified time, you must press Start / Pause button after adjusting the time. If you want to cancel End Time function, press On / Off button to turn off and on the machine.

C • Open the loading door, place the laundry and put detergent, etc.

• Select the washing programme, temperature, spin speed and, if required, the auxiliary functions.

• Set the end time of your choice by pressing the End Time button. End Time indicator illuminates.

• Press Start/Pause button. Countdown starts. “:” sign in the middle of the end time on the display starts flashing.

C Do not use liquid detergents when you activate End Time function! There is the risk of stains remaining on the clothes.

Additional laundry may be loaded during the End Time countdown period. At the end of the countdown, End Time indicator turns off, washing cycle starts and the time of the selected programme appears on the display. When the End Time selection is completed, the time appears on the screen consists of end time plus the duration of the selected programme.

Changing the duration of End Time

Press End Time button. Every time the button is pressed, the period will change in 3-hour increments and the light of the selected End Time will turn on.

Cancelling the End Time function If you want to cancel the end time countdown and start the programme immediately: • Set the End Time to zero (delete all End Time screens) or keep On/ Off button pressed for 3 seconds. End Time function is cancelled when the machine is turned off and on again.

• Then, select the programme you want to run again.

• Press Start / Pause button to start the programme.

Starting the programme

• Start the programme with Start/ Pause button.

• Programme follow-up light showing the startup of the programme will turn on.

C If no programme is started or no key is pressed within 10 minutes during programme selection process, machine will turn off automatically. Display and all indicators are turned off. Information related with the selected programme will be displayed when you press On / Off button.

Door lock

There is a locking system on the loading door of the machine that prevents opening of the loading door in cases when the water level is unsuitable.

"Door Locked" light in the panel turns on when the loading door is locked.

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Changes that can be made after programme has started

Adding laundry after the programme has started: Pausing the machine

When this programme is running, press Start/Pause button to switch the machine to pause mode. Start/Pause light and program follow-up light indicating that the programme is about to begin start flashing to indicate that the machine has switched to pause mode. Also the Loading Door light will flash until the loading door is released. When the Loading Door is ready to be opened Loading Door light will turn off, programme step light and Start/Pause light will continue to flash. Also, when the loading door is ready to be opened, Loading Door light will turn off in addition to the programme step light.

Changing the auxiliary function, speed and temperature

Depending on the step the programme has reached, you can cancel or activate the auxiliary functions; see, "Auxiliary function selection". You may also change the speed and temperature settings; see, "Spin speed selection" and "Temperature selection".

C If no change is allowed, the relevant light will flash 3 times.

Adding and removing laundry

• Press Start/Pause button to pause the machine. The programme follow-up light of the relevant step during which the machine was switched into the pause mode will flash.

• Wait until the Loading Door can be opened.

• Open the Loading Door and add or take out the laundry.

• Close the Loading Door.

• Make changes in auxiliary functions, temperature and speed settings if necessary.

• Press Start/Pause button to start the machine.

Cancelling the programme

The programme is cancelled when the machine is turned off and on again. Press and hold

On / Off

button for 3 seconds. C C If you press the Child Lock is enabled, the programme will not be cancelled. You should cancel the Child Lock first.

On / Off

button when If you want to open the loading door after you have cancelled the programme but it is not possible to open the loading door since the water level in the machine is above the loading door baseline, then turn the knob to

Spin+Pump

and discharge the water in the machine.

Programme Selection

programme

End of programme

End Light turns on when the programme is completed.

If you do not press any button for 10 minutes, the machine will switch to OFF mode. Display and all indicators are turned off. Completed programme steps will be displayed if you press On / Off button.

Your machine is equipped with a "Stand-by Mode".

In case of not starting any programme or waiting without making any other operation while the machine is in the selection step after it is turned on by On/Off button or if no other operation is performed approximately 10 minutes after the programme you selected has come to an end, your machine will switch to OFF mode. Display and all indicators are turned off. Information related with the selected programme will be displayed when you press On / Off button. Check the correctness of your selections before starting the programme. If necessary, make your settings again. This is not a failure.

Quick User Manual Preparing the machine

• Check if the hoses are connected tightly.

• Plug in your machine.

• Turn the tap on completely.

• Place the laundry in the machine.

• Add detergent and fabric softener.

Programme selection

• • Select the programme suitable for the type, amount and soiling level of the laundry in accordance with the "Programme and consumption table" and the temperature table.

Auxiliary function selection

Select the desired auxiliary functions before starting the programme. Whenever a programme is selected, frames of the auxiliary function symbol that can be selected together with it illuminates. The inner section illuminates too when an auxiliary function is selected.

Starting the programme

Press Start / Pause button to start the programme.

• Programme follow-up light showing the startup of the programme will turn on.

C If no programme is started or no button is pressed within 1 minute during programme selection process, the machine will switch to Pause mode and the illumination level of the temperature, speed and loading door indicator lights will decrease. Other indicator lights and indicators will turn off. Once the Programme Selection knob is rotated or any button is pressed, indicator lights and indicators will turn on again.

End of programme

End symbol appears when the programme is completed.

If you do not press any button for 10 minutes, the machine will switch to OFF mode. Display and all indicators are turned off. Completed programme steps will be displayed if you press On / Off button.

Cancelling the programme

The programme is cancelled when the machine is turned off and on again. Press and hold

On / Off

button for 3 seconds.

Child Lock

You can prevent children from tampering with the machine by using the Child Lock feature. Thus you can avoid any changes in a running programme.

C You can switch on and off the machine with

On / Off

button when the Child Lock is active. Programme resumes when you start the machine again.

To activate the Child Lock: Press and hold 2nd Auxiliary Function

button for 3 seconds. "Child Lock On" appears on the screen after the countdown on the panel. Release

2nd Auxiliary Function

button when this warning is displayed.

To deactivate the Child Lock: Press and hold 2nd Auxiliary Function

button for 3 seconds. "Child Lock On" disappears from the screen after the countdown on the panel is over.

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Maintenance and cleaning

Service life of the product extends and frequently faced problems decrease if cleaned at regular intervals.

Cleaning the detergent drawer

Clean the detergent drawer at regular intervals (every 4-5 washing cycles) as shown below in order to prevent accumulation of powder detergent in time.

Cleaning the loading door and the drum

For products with drum cleaning programme, please see Operating the product - Programmes.

C Repeat Drum Cleaning process in every 2 months.

Use an anti-limescale suitable for the washing machines.

After every washing check that no foreign substance is left in the drum.

32 C Lift the rear part of the siphon to remove it as illustrated. • Press the dotted point on the siphon in the softener compartment and pull towards you until the compartment is removed from the machine.

C If more than normal amount of water and softener mixture starts to gather in the softener compartment, clean the siphon.

• Wash the detergent drawer and the siphon with plenty of lukewarm water in a washbasin. Wear protective gloves or use an appropriate brush to avoid touching of the residues in the drawer with your skin when cleaning.

• After cleaning, seat the siphon well in its place and insert the drawer back.

If the holes on the bellow shown in the figure is blocked, open the holes using a toothpick.

C Foreign metal substances will cause rust stains in the drum. Clean the stains on the drum surface by using cleaning agents for stainless steel. Never use steel wool or wire wool.

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WARNING:

Never use sponge or scrub materials. These will damage the painted, chrome plated and plastic surfaces.

Cleaning the body and control panel

Wipe the body of the machine with soapy water or non-corrosive mild gel detergents as necessary, and dry with a soft cloth.

Use only a soft and damp cloth to clean the control panel.

Cleaning the water intake filters

There is a filter at the end of each water intake valve at the rear of the machine and also at the end of each water intake hose where they are connected to the tap. These filters prevent foreign substances and dirt in the water to enter the washing machine. Filters should be cleaned as they do get dirty.

Draining remaining water and cleaning the pump filter

The filter system in your machine prevents solid items such as buttons, coins and fabric fibers clogging the pump impeller during discharge of washing water. Thus, the water will be discharged without any problem and the service life of the pump will extend.

If the machine fails to drain water, the pump filter is clogged. Filter must be cleaned whenever it is clogged or in every 3 months. Water must be drained off first to clean the pump filter.

In addition, prior to transporting the machine (e.g., when moving to another house) and in case of freezing of the water, water may have to be drained completely.

A

WARNING:

problem.

Foreign substances left in the pump filter may damage your machine or may cause noise A

WARNING:

installation.

If the product is not in use, turn the tap off, detach the supply hose and drain the water inside the machine against any freezing possibility in the region of • Close the taps.

• Remove the nuts of the water intake hoses to access the filters on the water intake valves. Clean them with an appropriate brush. If the filters are too dirty, take them out by means of pliers and clean them.

• Take out the filters on the flat ends of the water intake hoses together with the gaskets and clean thoroughly under running water.

• Replace the gaskets and filters carefully in their places and tighten the hose nuts by hand.

A In order to clean the dirty filter and discharge the water: • Unplug the machine to cut off the supply power.

A

WARNING:

After each use close the supply hose tap of the product.

WARNING:

Temperature of the water inside the machine may rise up to 90 ºC. To avoid burning risk, clean the filter after the water in the machine cools down.

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• If the filter cap is composed of two pieces, press the tab on the filter cap downwards and pull the piece out towards yourself.

If the product has an emergency draining hose, to discharge the water:

C You can remove the filter cover by slightly pushing downwards with a thin plastic tipped tool, through the gap above the filter cover. Do not use metal tipped tools to remove the cover.

• Some of our products have emergency draining hose and some does not have. Follow the steps below to discharge the water.

• Pull the emergency draining hose out from its seat • Place a large container at the end of the hose. Drain the water into the container by pulling out the plug at the end of the hose. When the container is full, block the inlet of the hose by replacing the plug. After the container is emptied, repeat the above procedure to drain the water in the machine completely.

• When draining of water is finished, close the end by the plug again and fix the hose in its place.

• Turn the pump filter to take it out.

• Clean any residues inside the filter as well as fibers, if any, around the pump impeller region.

• Install the filter.

• If the filter cap is composed of two pieces, close the filter cap by pressing on the tab. If it is one piece, seat the tabs in the lower part into their places first, and then press the upper part to close.

Troubleshooting

Program does not start after closing the door.

• Start / Pause / Cancel button was not pressed. >>> button.

*Press the Start / Pause / Cancel • It may be difficult to close the loading door in case of excessive loading. >>> amount of laundry and make sure that the loading door is closed properly.

Reduce the

Programme cannot be started or selected.

• Washing machine has switched to self protection mode due to a supply problem (line voltage, water pressure, etc.). >>> the machine to factory settings. ( "Cancelling the programme")

Water in the machine.

• Some water might have remained in the product due to the quality control processes in the production. >>> This is not a failure; water is not harmful to the machine.

There is water leaking from the bottom of the machine.

• Likely problems with hoses or the pump filter. >>> Be sure the seals of the water inlet hoses are securely fitted. Attach the hose to the tap tightly.

• Pump filter might not be closed fully. >>> Check if the pump filter is completely closed.

Machine does not fill with water.

• Tap is turned off. >>> Open the taps.

• Water inlet hose is bent. >>> Correct the hose.

• Water inlet filter is clogged. >>> • The loading door is ajar. >>> Clean the filter.

Close the loading door.

Machine does not drain water.

• Water drain hose might be clogged or twisted. >>> • Pump filter is clogged. >>> Clean the pump filter.

Machine vibrates or makes noise.

Clean or flatten the hose.

• Machine might be standing unbalanced. >>> Adjust the feet to level the machine.

• A hard substance might have entered into the pump filter. >>> • Transportation safety bolts are not removed. >>> Remove the transportation safety bolts.

• Laundry quantity in the machine might be too little. >>> • Machine might be overloaded with laundry. >>> • Machine might be leaning on a rigid item. >>> anything.

Clean the pump filter.

Add more laundry to the machine.

Take out some of the laundry from the machine or distribute the load by hand to balance it homogenously in the machine.

Check if the machine is not leaning on

Machine stopped shortly after the programme started.

• Machine might have stopped temporarily due to low voltage. >>> It will resume running when the voltage restores to the normal level.

Machine directly discharges the water it takes in.

• Draining hose might not be at adequate height. >>> Connect the water draining hose as described in the operation manual.

No water can be n in the machine during washing.

• The water level is not visible from outside of the washing machine. This is not a failure.

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Loading door cannot be opened.

• Door lock is activated because of the water level in the machine. >>> Drain the water by running the Pump or Spin programme.

• Machine is heating up the water or it is at the spinning cycle. >>> Wait until the • programme completes.

Child lock is engaged. Door lock will be deactivated a couple of minutes after the programme has come to an end. >>> Wait for a couple of minutes for deactivation of the door lock.

• Loading door may be stuck because of the pressure it is subjected to. >>> and push and pull the loading door to release and open it.

Washing takes longer than the specified in the manual.(*)

Grab the handle • Water pressure is low. >>> prevent poor washing quality due to the decreased amount of water. Therefore, the washing time extends.

• Voltage might be low. >>> Machine waits until taking in adequate amount of water to Washing time is prolonged to avoid poor washing results when the supply voltage is low.

• Input temperature of water might be low. >>> in cold seasons. Also, washing time can be lengthened to avoid poor washing results.

• Number of rinses and/or amount of rinse water might have increased. >>> rinsing step if necessary. Machine • Excessive foam might have occurred and automatic foam absorption system might have been activated due to too much detergent usage. >>> detergent.

Use recommended amount of

Programme time does not countdown. (On models with display) (*)

• Timer may stop during water intake. >>> Timer indicator will not countdown until the machine takes in adequate amount of water. The machine will wait until there is sufficient amount of water to avoid poor washing results due to lack of water. Timer indicator will resume countdown after this.

• Timer may stop during heating step. >>> Timer indicator will not countdown until the machine reaches the selected temperature.

• Timer may stop during spinning step. >>>

Programme time does not countdown. (*)

• There might be an imbalance of laundry in the machine. >>> the drum.

Automatic unbalanced load

Machine does not switch to spinning step. (*)

• There might be an imbalance of laundry in the machine. >>> Automatic unbalanced load detection system might be activated due to the unbalanced distribution of the laundry in the drum.

• The machine will not spin if water is not drained completely. >>> Check the filter and the • draining hose.

Excessive foam might have occurred and automatic foam absorption system might have been activated due to too much detergent usage. >>> detergent.

Use recommended amount of

Washing performance is poor: Laundry turns grey. (**)

• Insufficient amount of detergent was used over a long period of time. >>> Use the recommended amount of detergent appropriate for water hardness and the laundry.

• Washing was made at low temperatures for a long time over a long period of time. >>> Select the proper temperature for the laundry to be washed.

• Insufficient amount of detergent is used with hard waters. >>> Using insufficient amount into grey in time. It is difficult to eliminate greying once it happens. Use the recommended • Too much detergent is used. >>> for water hardness and the laundry.

Washing performance is poor: Stains persist or the laundry is not whitened. (**)

• Insufficient amount of detergent is used. >>> Use recommended amount of detergent appropriate for the laundry.

• Excessive laundry was loaded in. >>> amounts recommended in the "Programme and consumption table".

• Wrong programme and temperature were selected. >>> Select the proper programme and temperature for the laundry to be washed.

• Wrong type of detergent is used. >>> Use original detergent appropriate for the machine.

• Detergent is put in the wrong compartment. >>> Put the detergent in the correct compartment. Do not mix the bleaching agent and the detergent with each other.

Washing performance is poor: Oily stains appeared on the laundry. (**)

• Regular drum cleaning is not applied. >>> Clean the drum regularly. For this, please .

Washing performance is poor: Clothes smell unpleasantly. (**)

• Odours and bacteria layers are formed on the drum as a result of continuous washing at lower temperatures and/or in short programmes. >>> Leave the detergent drawer as well as the loading door of the machine ajar after each washing. Thus, a humid environment favorable for bacteria cannot occur in the machine.

Colour of the clothes faded. (**)

• Excessive laundry was loaded in. >>> • Detergent in use is damp. >>> Do not load the machine in excess.

Keep detergents closed in an environment free of humidity and do not expose them to excessive temperatures.

• A higher temperature is selected. >>> according to the type and soiling degree of the laundry.

It does not rinse well.

• The amount, brand and storage conditions of the detergent used are inappropriate. >>> Use a detergent appropriate for the washing machine and your laundry. Keep detergents closed in an environment free of humidity and do not expose them to excessive temperatures.

• Detergent is put in the wrong compartment. >>> during rinsing or softener step. Put the detergent in the correct compartment.

• Pump filter is clogged. >>> • Drain hose is folded. >>> Check the filter.

Check the drain hose.

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Laundry became stiff after washing. (**)

• Insufficient amount of detergent is used. >>> of detergent according to the water hardness.

Using insufficient amount of detergent for • Detergent is put in the wrong compartment. >>> If detergent is put in the prewash compartment although prewash cycle is not selected, machine can take this detergent • Detergent might be mixed with the softener. >>> Do not mix the softener with detergent. Wash and clean the dispenser with hot water.

Laundry does not smell like the softener. (**)

• Detergent is put in the wrong compartment. >>> If detergent is put in the prewash during rinsing or softener step. Wash and clean the dispenser with hot water. Put the • Detergent might be mixed with the softener. >>> Wash and clean the dispenser with hot water.

Do not mix the softener with detergent.

Detergent residue in the detergent drawer. (**)

• Detergent is put in wet drawer. >>> • Detergent has gotten damp. >>> Dry the detergent drawer before putting in detergent.

Keep detergents closed in an environment free of humidity and do not expose them to excessive temperatures.

• Water pressure is low. >>> • Check the water pressure.

The detergent in the main wash compartment got wet while taking in the prewash water. Holes of the detergent compartment are blocked. >>> Check the holes and clean if they are clogged.

• There is a problem with the detergent drawer valves. >>> Call the Authorised Service Agent.

• Detergent might be mixed with the softener. >>> Do not mix the softener with detergent. Wash and clean the dispenser with hot water.

• Regular drum cleaning is not applied. >>> Clean the drum regularly. For this, please .

There is detergent left on the laundry. (**)

• Excessive laundry was loaded in. >>> Do not load the machine in excess.

• Wrong programme and temperature were selected. >>> Select the proper programme and temperature for the laundry to be washed.

• Wrong detergent was used. >>> Select the proper detergent for the laundry to be washed.

Too much foam forms in the machine. (**)

• Improper detergents for the washing machine are being used. >>> Use detergents appropriate for the washing machine.

• Excessive amount of detergent is used. >>> Use only sufficient amount of detergent.

• Detergent was stored under improper conditions. >>> Store detergent in a closed and dry location. Do not store in excessively hot places.

• Some meshed laundry such as tulle may foam too much because of their texture. >>> smaller amounts of detergent for this type of item.

• Detergent is put in the wrong compartment. >>> Put the detergent in the correct Use compartment.

• Softener is being taken early. >>> There may be problem in the valves or in the detergent dispenser. Call the Authorised Service Agent.

Foam is overflowing from the detergent drawer.

• Too much detergent is used. >>> Mix 1 tablespoonful softener and ½ l water and pour into the main wash compartment of the detergent drawer.

• Put detergent into the machine suitable for the programmes and maximum loads indicated in the “Programme and consumption table”. When you use additional chemicals (stain removers, bleachs and etc), reduce the amount of detergent.

Laundry remains wet at the end of the programme. (*)

• Excessive foam might have occurred and automatic foam absorption system might have been activated due to too much detergent usage. >>> detergent.

Use recommended amount of * Machine does not switch to spinning step when the laundry is not evenly distributed in the drum to prevent any damage to the machine and to its surrounding environment. Laundry should be rearranged and re-spun.

** Regular drum cleaning might not be applied.>>> Clean the drum regularly. A

WARNING:

If you cannot eliminate the problem although you follow the instructions in this section, consult the dealer or the Authorised Service Agent. Never try to repair a nonfunctional product yourself.

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Guarantee Details

40 Your new Grundig product is guaranteed against faulty materials, defective components or manufacturing defects. The guarantee starts from the date of original purchase of the product for a period of three (3) years unless 207 9920. Beko plc (the “Manufacturer”) agrees to extend the guarantee for the product in writing. If you have any questions about the guarantee on your product (including how long it is valid), please contact your retailer or our Call Centre on 0333 This guarantee does not in any way diminish or affect your statutory rights in connection with the product. This guarantee is in addition to your statutory rights as a consumer. If you have any question about these rights, please contact the retailer from which you purchased the product. In certain circumstances, it is possible that your statutory rights may offer additional or higher levels of protection than those offered under the terms of this guarantee.

What is covered by this guarantee?

   Repairs to the product required as a result of faulty materials, defective components or manufacturing defects.

Functional replacement parts to repair a product.

The costs of a Grundig Approved Engineer to carry out the repair.

What is not covered?

    Transit and delivery damage.

Cabinet or appearance parts, including but not limited to control knobs, flaps and handles.

Accessories and/or consumable items including but not limited to ice trays, scrapers, cutlery baskets, filters and light bulbs.

Repairs necessary as a direct or indirect result of: Accidental damage, misuse or abuse of a product.

An attempted repair of a product by anyone other than a Grundig Approved Engineer (the “Engineer”) .

Installation or use of a product where such installation or use fails to meet the requirements contained in this guarantee or the User Instructions Booklet.

 Repairs to a product operated at any time on commercial or non-residential household premises (unless we have previously agreed to the installation environment).

This guarantee is limited to the cost of repairing the product. To the extent permitted by law, Beko plc (the “Manufacturer”) does not accept and will not be held liable for any financial loss incurred in connection with the failure of any product to operate in accordance with the expected standards. Such financial loss includes but is not limited to loss arising from:    Time taken off work.

Damaged food, clothing or other items.

Meals taken at restaurants or from takeaways.

 General compensation for inconvenience.

Important Notes

           Your product is designed and built for domestic household use only.

The guarantee will automatically be void if the product is installed or is used in commercial or non-residential domestic household premises, unless we have previously agreed to the installation environment.

The product must be correctly installed, located and operated in accordance with the instructions contained in the User Instructions Booklet provided with your product.

Professional installation by a qualified Electrical Domestic Appliance Installer is recommended for all Washing Machines, Dishwashers and Electric Cookers (as incorrect installation may result in you having to pay for the cost of repairing the product).

Gas Cookers must be professionally installed by a Gas Safe (or Gas Networks Ireland for Republic of Ireland) registered gas installer.

This guarantee is given in respect of products purchased and used within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

This guarantee is effective from the initial date of purchase of a new product from an authorised retailer and will be void if the product is resold.

This guarantee does not apply to graded sales (where the product is purchased as a “second”) .

Possession of a copy of these terms and conditions does not necessarily mean that a product has the benefit of this guarantee. If you have any questions, please call our Call Centre on the number set out above.

The Manufacturer reserves the right to terminate the guarantee if its staff or representatives are subjected to physical or verbal abuse in the course of carrying out their duties.

Optional extras, where available (i.e. extendable feet) are supplied on a chargeable basis only.

Does Grundig offer replacements?

This is a repair-only guarantee. On occasion, the Manufacturer may at its sole discretion, replace your product with a new product instead of carrying out a repair. Where a replacement is offered, this would normally be an identical model, but when this is not possible, a model of similar specification will be provided. The Manufacturer will cover the costs and arrange for the delivery of the new product and for the return of the old product. Any costs related to disconnecting the faulty product and installing the replacement product will not be borne by the Manufacturer unless previously agreed to in writing. The original guarantee will continue to apply to the replacement product; the new product will not come with a new guarantee.

When will the repair take place?

Our Engineers work Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm. Appointments outside these hours may be possible at the sole discretion of the Manufacturer but cannot be guaranteed. Whilst our Engineers will endeavour to minimize inconvenience and to meet requests for specific timed appointments, this cannot be guaranteed. We will not be liable for delays or if it is unable to carry out a repair because a convenient appointment cannot be arranged.

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Will there be any charge for the repairs?

It is your responsibility to provide evidence to the Engineer that your product is covered by this guarantee with a proof of purchase. The Manufacturer reserves the right to charge for the reasonable cost of any service call if:      You cannot provide evidence that your product is covered by this guarantee.

Where a service call has been made and the engineer finds that there is no fault with your product.

That your product has not been installed or operated in accordance with the User Instructions Booklet.

That the fault was caused by something other than faulty materials, defective components or manufacturing defects.

For missed appointments.

Payment of these costs are due immediately upon the Engineer providing you with an invoice. The Manufacturer reserves the right to terminate the guarantee if you fail to pay the costs for the service call in a timely manner. If you are a resident of the United Kingdom, this guarantee will be governed by English law and subject to the English Courts, save where you live in another part of the United Kingdom, in which case the law and courts of that location will apply. If you are resident in the Republic of Ireland, this guarantee will be governed by Irish law and the Irish courts will have jurisdiction.

HOW TO OBTAIN SERVICE

Please keep your purchase receipt or other proof of purchase in a safe place; you will need to have it should the product require attention under guarantee. It will be useful if you complete the details below, as it will help us assist you when requesting service (the model number is printed on the Instruction Booklet and the serial number is printed on the Rating Label affixed to the appliance). Recording of these details alone will not count as proof of purchase. A valid proof of purchase is required for under guarantee service. The area around the product must be easily accessible to the Engineer without the need for cabinets or furniture being removed. It is your responsibility to ensure our Engineers have a clean and safe environment to carry out any repairs. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Model No: Serial No: Retailer: Date of purchase: …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

For service under guarantee simply telephone the appropriate number below

UK Mainland & Northern Ireland

0333 207 9920 or customerservice@support.grundig.co.uk

Republic of Ireland:

01 691 0203

Register your appliance at:

grundig.co.uk/support/register

Before requesting service please check the troubleshooting guide in the Operating Instructions as a charge may be levied where no fault is found even though your product may still be under guarantee.

Service once the manufacturers guarantee has expired

If you have purchased an extended guarantee please refer to the instructions contained within the extended guarantee agreement document, otherwise please call the appropriate number above where service can be obtained at a charge. Should you experience any difficulty in obtaining service contact the Grundig Customer Helpline on Tel: 0333 207 9920 or e-mail: customerservice@support.grundig.co.uk

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This guarantee is provided by Beko plc. Beko House, 1 Greenhill Crescent, Watford, Herts, WD18 8QU. Beko plc is registered in England and Wales with company registration number 02415578.

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