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Running a wash cycle
Note: Once the appliance has been installed, and
before you use it for the first time, run a wash cycle
with detergent and no laundry, using the
1. SWITCH ON THE MACHINE by pressing the ON/
button. The icons for the START
PROGRAMME buttons begin to flash and the
WASHING TIME INDICATOR lights light up in a
fixed manner, to indicate that the washing machine
is ready to receive instructions.
2. LOAD THE LAUNDRY. Open the door using the
handle. Load the laundry, making sure you do not
exceed the maximum load value indicated in the
table of programmes on the following page.
3. MEASURE OUT THE DETERGENT AND
Pour the detergents into the drawer located inside
the porthole door, taking care not to exceed the
maximum levels indicated on the surface of the
drawer and by the floating indicators. For further
details, please refer to the chapter entitled
Description of the machine.
4. CLOSE THE DOOR.
5. START THE
BUTTON. The icon
corresponding to the
illuminates in a fixed
manner, and all the wash time indicator lights
switch off. The DOOR LOCKED indicator light
illuminates in a fixed manner, to signal the
activation of the door safety device.
For a description of the wash programmes
available, please refer to the chapter entitled
The procedure used to start the DELICATES
programme is different; for further details please
refer to the chapter entitled Wash programmes.
During the programme
the WASH TIME
illuminate in sequence,
indicating how much of
the programme has
As soon as the
programme has been
selected, all the
indicator lights switch off.
During the wash cycle
they switch on one by
one, in sequence, in a
clockwise direction. The
diagram at the side
refers to a situation in
50% of the cycle has
At the end of the cycle
all the indicator lights are
switched on and flashing.
6. The WASH PROGRAMME can be SUSPENDED by
pressing the illuminated start programme button
which begins to flash. After approximately two
minutes the DOOR LOCKED indicator light will
switch off to indicate that the door may be
opened. To restart the wash programme, close the
door again and press the corresponding start button
However, if there is water in the tub exceeding the
safety level, it will not be possible to open the door.
The machine should be switched off by pressing for
approximately 2 seconds the ON/OFF
and holding it for approximately two seconds, then
waiting for the water to be drained automatically.
7. AT THE END OF THE PROGRAMME
At the end of the wash programme, the icon
corresponding to the selected programme remains
lit in a fixed manner, while all the washing time
indicator lights begin to flash.
To start a new wash cycle the machine must be
switched off and switched back on again, by
pressing the ON/OFF
button TWO TIMES.