Zanussi ZTB 271 manual

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  • Brand: Zanussi
  • Product: Dryer
  • Model/name: ZTB 271
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: Dutch, Spanish, English, French

Table of Contents

Page: 14
Contents
Important safety information _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 15
Product description _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 17
Control panel _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 17
Before first use _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 18
Sorting and preparing laundry _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 18
Programme chart _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 19
Daily use _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 21
Care and cleaning _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 22
What to do if ... _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 23
Machine settings _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 24
Technical data _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 25
Installation _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 25
Environment _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 28
Service _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 28
Subject to change without notice
Important safety information
Important! In the interest of your safety and to ensure the
correctuse,beforeinstallingandfirstusingtheappliance,
read this user manual carefully, including its hints and
warnings. To avoid unnecessary mistakes and accidents,
itisimportanttoensurethatallpeopleusingtheappliance
are thoroughly familiar with its operation and safety
features. Save these instructions and make sure that they
remain with the appliance if it is moved or sold, so that
everyoneusingitthroughits lifewillbe properly informed
on appliance use and safety.
General safety
• It is dangerous to alter the specifications or attempt to
modify this product in any way.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons (in-
cluding children) with reduced physical, sensory or
lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning use
of the appliance by a person responsible for their safe-
ty.
• Make sure that small pets do not climb into the drum.
To avoid this, please check into the drum before using.
• Any objects such as coins, safety pins, nails, screws,
stones or any other hard, sharp material can cause
extensive damage and must not be placed into the ma-
chine.
• In order to avoid danger of fires caused by excessive
drying, do notuseappliancetodrythefollowingitems:
Cushions, quilts and the like (these items accumulate
heat).
• 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.
• Alwaysunplugtheapplianceafteruse,cleanandmain-
tenance.
• Under no circumstances should you attempt to repair
the machine yourself. Repairs carried out by inexper-
ienced persons may cause injury or serious malfunc-
tioning. Contact your local Service Centre. Always in-
sist on genuine spare parts.
• Items that have been soiled with substances such as
cooking oil acetone, petrol, kerosene, spot removers,
turpentine,waxesandwaxremoversshouldbewashed
in hot water with an extra amount of detergent before
being dried in the tumble dryer.
• Danger of explosion: Never tumble dry items that have
been in contact with inflammable solvents (petrol, me-
thylated spirits, dry cleaning fluid and the like). As
these substance are volatile, they could cause an ex-
plosion. Only tumble dry items washed with water.
• Risk of fire: items that have been spotted or soaked
with vegetable or cooking oil constitute a fire hazard
and should not be placed in the tumble dryer.
• If you have washed your laundry with stain remover
you must execute an extra rinse cycle before loading
your tumble dryer.
• Please make sure that no gas lighters or matches have
accidentally been left in pockets of garments to be loa-
ded into appliance
Warning! Never stop a tumble dry before the end
of the drying cycle unless all items are quickly re-
moved and spread out so that the heat is dissipated. Risk
of fire!
• Riskofelectricshock!Donotspraydowntheappliance
with jets of water.
• The final part of a tumble dryer cycle occurs without
heat (cool down cycle) to ensure that the items are left
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at a temperature that ensures that items will not be
damaged.
• Ensureyouhaveadequateventilationintheinstallation
room to avoid the back flow of gases into the room
from appliances burning other fuels, including open
fires.
Installation
• This appliance is heavy. Care should be taken when
moving it.
• When unpacking the appliance, check that it is not
damaged. If in doubt, do not use it and contact the
Service Centre.
• All packing and transit bolts must be removed before
use. Serious damage can occur to the product and to
property if this is not adhered to. See relevant section
in the user manual.
• Any electrical work required to install this appliance
should be carried out by a qualified electrician or com-
petent person.
• Care must be taken to ensure that the appliance does
not stand on the electrical supply cable.
• If the machine is situated on a carpeted floor, please
adjust the feet in order to allow air to circulate freely.
• After having installed the appliance, check that it is not
pressing or standing on its electrical supply cable or/
and inlet hose.
• If the tumble dryer is placed on top of a washing ma-
chine, it is compulsory to use the stacking kit (optional
accessory).
Use
• This appliance is designed for domestic use. It must
not be used for purposes other than those for which it
was designed.
• Only wash fabrics which are designed to be machine
dried. Follow the instructions on each garment label.
• Do not dry unwashed items in the tumble dryer.
• Do notoverload the appliance. See the relevantsection
in the user manual.
• Clothes which are dripping wet should not be placed
in the dryer.
• Garments which have been in contact with volatile pe-
troleum products should not be machine dried. If vol-
atile cleaning fluids are used, care should be taken to
ensure that the fluid is removed from the garment be-
fore placing in the machine.
• Never pull the power supply cable to remove the plug
from the socket; always take hold of the plug itself.
• Never use the tumble dryer if the power supply cable,
the control panel, the working surface or the base are
damaged so that the inside of the tumble dryer is ac-
cessible.
• Fabric softeners, or similar products should be used
as specified by the fabric softener instructions.
• Caution-hotsurface:Donottouchthedoorlightcover
surface when the light is switched on.3)
• Hot surface: Donottouchtheback oftheappliance
while it is operating!
Child safety
• This machine isnotintended forusebyyoungchildren
or infirm persons without supervision.
• Children should be supervised to ensure that they do
not play with the appliance.
• The packaging components (e.g. plastic film, poly-
styrene) can be dangerous to children - danger of suf-
focation! Keep them out of children’s reach.
• Keep all detergents in a safe place out of children’s
reach.
• Make sure that children or pets do not climb into the
drum.
3) Only dryers equipped with internal drum light.
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Product description
1
3
4
2
5
6
7
1 Control panel
2 Door
3 Fluff filter
4 Rating plate
5 Adjustable feet
6 Sideways vent outlets / back vent outlet
7 Ring nut
Control panel
1 2 4
3
1 Programme knob and OFF switch
2 Function buttons
3 Function status led
- DRYING light
- END/ANTICREASE light
- FILTER light
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4 START PAUSE button
Before first use
In order to remove any residues which may have been
produced during production, wipe the dryer drum with a
damp cloth or carry out a brief drying cycle (ca. 30 min.)
with damp cloths in the machine.
Sorting and preparing laundry
Sorting laundry
• Sort by fabric type:
– Cotton/linen for programmes in COTTONS pro-
gramme group.
– Mixtures and synthetics for programmes in SYN-
THETICS programme group.
• Sorting by care label. The care labels mean:
Drying in
the tumble
dryer pos-
sible in
principle
Dry at nor-
mal tem-
perature
Dry at re-
duced
tempera-
ture (press
DELICA-
TEbutton!)
Drying in
the tumble
dryer not
possible
Important! Do not place in the appliance any wet laundry
which is not specified on the care label as being suitable
for tumble-drying.
Thisappliancecanbeusedforallwetlaundryitemswhich
are labelled as suitable for tumble-drying.
• Do not dry new, coloured textiles together with light-
coloured laundry items. Textile colours may bleed.
• Do not dry cotton jersey and knitwear with the EXTRA
programme. Items may shrink!
Preparing laundry
• To avoid laundry becoming tangled: close zips, button
up duvet covers and tie loose ties or ribbons (e.g. of
aprons).
• Emptypockets.Remove metalitems(paperclips,safe-
ty pins, etc).
• Turn items with double-layered fabrics inside out (e.g.
with cotton-lined anoraks, the cotton layer should be
outermost). These fabrics will then dry better.
Important! Do not overload the appliance. Observe max.
loading volume of 7 kg.
Laundry weights
Type of laundry Weight
Bathrobe 1200 g
Napkin 100 g
Quilt cover 700 g
Sheet 500 g
Pillow case 200 g
Tablecloth 250 g
Towelling towel 200 g
Tea cloth 100 g
Night dress 200 g
Ladies' briefs 100 g
Man's work shirt 600 g
Man's work shirt 200 g
Man's pyjamas 500 g
Blouse 100 g
Men's underpants 100 g
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Programme chart
Programme overview
Programmes max.
load
(weight
when
dry) Additional functions/options Application/properties
Care
mark
COTTONS EXTRA
DRY
7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Thoroughdryingofthickormulti-
layered fabrics, e.g. terry towel-
ling items, bathrobes.
COTTON STRONG
DRY
7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Thoroughdryingofthickormulti-
layered fabrics, e.g. terry towel-
ling items, bathrobes.
COTTONS CUP-
BOARD DRY 1) 7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Thorough drying of fabrics of
even thicknesses, e.g. terry tow-
elling items, knitwear, towels.
COTTONS DAMP
DRY1) 7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For thin textiles which are still to
be ironed, e.g. knitted items, cot-
ton shirts.
COTTONS IRON
DRY1) 7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For thin fabrics which are also to
be ironed, e.g. knitwear, cotton
shirts.
SYNTHETICS EXTRA
DRY
3 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Thoroughdryingofthickormulti-
layered fabrics, e.g. pullovers,
bedding, table linen.
2)
SYNTHETICS CUP-
BOARD DRY 1) 3 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For thin fabrics which are not ir-
oned, e.g. easy care shirts, table
linen, baby clothes, socks, linge-
rie with bones or wires.
2)
SYNTHETICS IRON
DRY
3 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For thin fabrics which are also to
be ironed, e.g. knitwear, cotton
shirts.
2)
30 MIN 1kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For further drying of individual
items of laundry or for small vol-
umes of less than 1 kg.
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Programmes
max.
load
(weight
when
dry)
Additional functions/options Application/properties
Care
mark
EASY IRON3)
1 kg (or
5
shirts)
DELICATE3), LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Special programme with anti-
crease mechanism for easy care
textiles such shirts and blouses;
for minimum ironing effort. The
result depends on the type and
quality of textiles. (The loading
volume corresponds to approx. 5
to 7 shirts.) Recommendation:
Place textiles in the dryer straight
afterspinning.Oncedried,imme-
diately remove textiles and place
on clothes hanger.
MIX 3 kg
DELICATE3),LONGANTICREASE,
BUZZER
For drying cotton and synthetic
fabrics, uses low temperature.
BABY 2 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
Baby cycle is a special pro-
gramme for jumpers to be dried
“ready to wear”.
JEANS 7 kg
DELICATE , LONG ANTICREASE ,
BUZZER
For leisure clothing, such as
jeans, sweat-shirts, etc., of differ-
ent material thicknesses (e.g. at
the neck, cuffs and seams).
COOLING 7 kg BUZZER
Special programme, lasting
around 10 minutes, for refreshing
or gently cleaning textiles with
commerciallyavailabledryclean-
ingsets.(Onlyusethoseproducts
which are declared as suitable for
the drier by the manufacturer;
please observe the manufactur-
er’s instructions for use.)
1) In accordance with IEC61121
2) Select DELICATE button
3) Automatic
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Daily use
Switching machine on
Turn the programme selector to any programme. The ma-
chine has been switched on.
4
1 2 3
6
7 5
Door opening and laundry
loading
1. Door opening and
laundry loading
2. Load your laundry (do
not force it in).
Caution! Do not jam
laundry in between
the loading door and rubber
seal.
3. Close loading door se-
curely. Lock must au-
dibly lock.
Selecting the programme
Turn the programme selec-
tor dial to the required pro-
gramme. The light START
PAUZE (Start/Pause) starts
to flash.
Selecting additional functions
You can choose from the additional functions:
button 1 -DELICATE
button 2 -LONG ANTICREASE
button 3 -BUZZER
DELICATE
Pressing this button allows drying to be performed at a
lower temperature, for delicate items. The corresponding
pilot light comes on. This option can also be used fortime
controlled drying.
LONG ANTI-CREASE
A long anti-crease phase lengthen the anti-crease phase
(30 min.) at the end of the drying additionally by 60 mi-
nutes. The drum rotates at intervals during this phase.
This keeps the laundry loose and free of creases. Phase
lasts in total 90 minutes. The laundry can be removed at
any time during the anti-crease phase.
When the option is active, the LONG ANTICREASE light
is on.
BUZZER
When the drying cycle has finished, an intermittent audi-
ble signal will sound. By depressing button ALARM the
acoustic signal is switched off in the following cases:
• when selecting the programme
• when depressing the buttons
• when the programme selector dial is turned to another
position during the programme or when you depress
an option button during the cycle
• at the end of the programme.
The corresponding light comes on.
Starting the programme
Press the START PAUSE button. The programme is star-
ted.
The programme phase is shown by appropriate lights;
light 7 - DRYING , light 6 - END/ANTICREASE .
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Changing programme
To change a programme which has been selected by mis-
take once the programme has started, first turn the pro-
gramme selector to "O" - (OFF) position. The programme
is cancelled.
The programme can no longer be changed directly
once the programme has started. If nevertheless
there is an attempt to change the programme on the pro-
gramme knob or if an function button (excluding the
BUZZER button4)) is pressed, led on the START PAUSE
button starts flashing temporarily in red. The drying pro-
gramme is not however affected by this (laundry protec-
tion).
Drying cycle complete / removing laundry
Once the drying cycle is complete, the lights END/ANTI-
CREASEandlight5-FILTERareon.Ifthebuzzerisactive,
an acoustic signal sounds intermittently for about one
minute.
The drying cycles are automatically followed by an
anti-crease phase which lasts around 30 minutes.
Thedrumrotatesatintervalsduringthisphase.Thiskeeps
the laundry loose and free of creases. The laundry can be
removed at any time during the anti-crease phase. (The
laundry should be taken out towards the end of the anti-
crease phase at the latest to prevent creases from form-
ing.)
1. Open door.
2. Remove laundry.
3. Remove filter after clothes has been removed. Clean
the filter.
Warning! Before You place the filter , please check
it there is nothing inside the filter seat.
4. Turn the programme selector to OFF.
Important! Clean the filter after each drying cycle.
5. Close the door.
Care and cleaning
Cleaning fluff filter
The filter collect all the fluff which accumulates during
drying. To ensure that the dryer works perfectly, the fluff
filter must be cleaned after every drying cycle.
The warning light FILTER , is on to remind you this op-
eration.
Caution! Never operate the dryer without fluff filter
or with damaged or blocked fluff filter.
1. Open loading door
and remove laun-
dry.
2. Remove the filter
which is built into
the lower part of the
loading aperture.
3. Open the filter
pressing the but-
ton, among two
slots on fingers.
Clean the filter us-
ing dump hand or
cloth. After a period
of time, a patina
due to detergent
residue on laundry forms on the filters. When this
occurs,cleanthefilterwithwarmwaterusingabrush.
Close the filter and do not forget to put it back.
Warning! Before You place the filter, please check
it there is nothing inside the filter seat.
4. The filter can be positioned only to one side. If po-
sition is wrong, the filter overhangs.
If the filter will not snap into place, the loading door
cannot be closed.
Warning! You must DISCONNECT the appliance
from the electricity supply, before you can carry out
any cleaning or maintenance work.
4) Only dryers with buzzer button
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Cleaning the door
Clean periodically the interior part of the door to remove
any fluff. Accurate cleaning ensures correct drying.
Cleaning the drum
Caution! Donotuseabrasivesorsteelwooltoclean
the drum.
Lime in the water or cleaning agents may form a
barely visible lining on the inside of the drum. The
degree to which the laundry has been dried is then no
longer detected reliably. The laundry is damper than ex-
pected when removed from the dryer.
Use a standard domestic cleaner (e.g. vinegar-based
cleaner) to wipe down the inside of the drum and drum
ribs.
Clean operating screen and housing
Caution! Do not use furniture cleaners or
aggressive cleaning agents to clean the machine.
Use a damp cloth to wipe down the operating screen and
housing.
What to do if ...
Problem Possible cause Remedy
Dryer does not work.
Mains plug is not plugged in or fuse
is not working correctly.
Plug in at mains socket. Check fuse
in fuse box (domestic installation).
Loading door is open. Close loading door.
Have you pressed the START PAUSE
button?
Press the START PAUSE button
again.
Drying results unsatisfactory.
Wrong programme selected.
Selectadifferentprogrammethenext
time youdry (see “Programmechart”
chapter).
Fluff filter clogged. Clean fluff filter.
Overloading of laundry.
Observe recommended loading vol-
umes.
Ventilation slots covered up. Uncover ventilation slots.
Residue on inside surface of drum or
drum ribs.
Clean inside surface of drum and
drum ribs.
Conductance of water at installation
site differs from standard setting of
machine.1)
Re-programme standard setting for
degree of drying (see ‘Machine set-
tings’ chapter)1) .
Loading door does not close. Filter not in place2). Install filter into place2) .
Drying cycle ends shortly after pro-
gramme starts.
Notenoughwashingloadedorwash-
ing loaded is too dry for selected
programme.
Select time programme or higher
dryinglevel(e.g.EXTRADRYinstead
of CUPBOARD DRY ).
Drying cycle lasts an unusually long
time. Note: After around 5 hours the
drying cycle ends automatically.
Filter clogged. Clean filter.
Load volume too big. Reduce load volume.
Laundry insufficiently spun. Laundry must be adequately spun.
1) Only dryers with conductance programming
2) Only dryers with removable filter
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Machine settings
Setting Implementation
BUZZER (BUZZER ) permanent off 1. Turn the programme selector to any programme.
2. PresssimultaneouslytheDELICATE andLONGANTICREASE buttons and
hold down for approx. 5 seconds.
3. The buzzer is by default always off.
Water hardness
Water contains, a variable quantity
of limestone and mineral salts of
which quantities vary according to
geographical locations thus vary-
ing its conductivity values.
Relevant variations of the conduc-
tivity of the water compared to
those prefixed by the factory could
slightly influence the residual hu-
midity of the laundry at the end of
the cycle. Your dryer allows you to
regulate the sensitivity of the dry-
ing sensor based on conductivity
values of the water.
1. Turn the programme selector to any programme.
2. PresssimultaneouslytheLONGANTICREASE and STARTPAUSE buttons
and hold down for approx. 5 seconds. Lights show the current setting:
– END - low conductivity <300 micro S/cm
– DRYING - medium conductivity 300-600 micro S/cm
– DRYING and END - high conductivity >600 micro S/cm
3. Press the START PAUSE button sequentially until you set desired level.
4. TomemorizesettingpresssimultaneouslythetheLONGANTICREASE and
START PAUSE buttons or turn knob to OFF off position
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Technical data
Height x width x depth 85 x 60 x 58 cm
Drum volume 108 l
Depth with loading door open 109 cm
Height can be adjusted by 1.5 cm
Weight when empty approx. 32.5kg
Loading volume (depends on programme)1) max. 7 kg
Voltage 230-240 V
Required fuse 13 A
Total power 2200 W
Energy efficiency class C
Energy consumption (7 kg of cotton, pre-drained at 1000
rpm) 2) 3.9 kWh
Average annual energy consumption 262.6kWh
Use Domestic
Permissible ambient temperature + 5°C to + 35°C
Consumption values
The consumption values have been established under standard conditions. They may deviate when the machine is
operated in domestic circumstances.
Programme EnergyconsumptioninkWh/averagedryingtimeinmin.
COTTONS CUPBOARD DRY 2) 3.9 / 115 (7kg load pre-drained at 1000 rpm)
COTTONS IRON DRY2) 3 / 85 (7 kg load pre-drained at 1000 rpm)
SYNTHETICS CUPBOARD DRY 2) 1.18 / 35 (3 kg load pre-drained at 1200 rpm)
1) Different loading volume data may be needed in some countries as a result of different measuring methods.
2) in accordance with EN 61121
Installation
Appliance positioning
• It is recommended that, for your convenience, the ma-
chine is positioned close to your washing machine.
• The tumble dryer must be installed in a clean place,
where dirt does not build up.
• Air must be able to circulate freely all round the appli-
ance. Do not obstruct the front ventilation grille or the
air intake grilles at the back of the machine.
• To keep vibration and noise to a minimum when the
dryer is in use, it should be placed on a firm, level
surface.
• Once in its permanent operating position, check that
the dryeris absolutely levelwiththeaidof aspirit level.
If it is not, raise or lower the feet until it is.
• The feet must never be removed. Do not restrict the
floor clearance through deep pile carpets, strips of
wood or similar. This might cause heat built-up which
would interfere with the operation of the appliance.
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Important!
• The hot air emitted by the tumble dryer can reach tem-
peratures of up to 60°C. The appliance must therefore
not be installed on floors which are not resistant to
high temperatures.
• When operating the tumble dryer, the room tempera-
ture must not be lower than +5°C and higher than
+35°C, as it may affect the performance of the appli-
ance.
• Should the appliance be moved, it must be transported
vertically.
• The appliance must not be installed behind a lockable
door,aslidingdooradoorwithahingeontheopposite
side to that of the appliance in such a way that a full
opening of the dryer is restricted.
Removing transport safety packaging
Caution! Before use all parts of the transport
packaging must be removed.
1. Open loading door.
2. Pull off adhesive strips
from inside machine on
top of drum.
3. Remove foil hose and
polystyrene padding from
the machine.
Fitting the vent hose
To simplify the installation, there is a choice of vent out-
lets: one at the back, the others in the left and right-hand
side. Connect the hose to whichever is the more conven-
ient by pulling the ring nut (A) from the vent outlet at the
back, screwingitonto the hose and pushing itfirmly back
into place. The unused vents should now be sealed with
the special snap covers provided.
A
A
If the hose is long and the
room temperature low, the
moisture might condense to
water inside the hose. This
is an unavoidable natural
phenomenon. To prevent
this water from Iying in the
hoseorflowingbackintothe
tumble dryer, it is advisable
to drill a small hole (via. 3 mm) in the lowest point of the
hose and to place a small container below it. (See picture,
point B).
Once connected to the dryer, run the vent hose to the
desired outlet point, ensuring that the run’s overall length
is less than 2 m, and that it contains no more than two
bends. As to the outlet itself, if you have decided on a
fixed wall/window grille, a good local builder’s merchant
should be able to supply you with the necessary fittings
and installation advice.
Warning!
Itis importantnottoconnect
the vent hose to, for
example, a cooker hood, or
a chimney or flue pipe
designed to carry the
exhaust from a fuel burning
appliance.
Note that to avoid conden-
sation problems, it is essential that the dryer be fitted with
the flexible hose to carry its “exhaust” at least beyond the
kitchen units; preferable outside the kitchen. In order to
prevent the appliance from overheating, it is important
that the steam exhaust is unobstructed. Therefore, in case
of a permanent hose fitted to an exterior wall or ceiling, it
must be ensured an exhaust capacity of at least 150 m3/
h. If the dryer is fitted next to kitchen units, make sure that
the vent hose is not squashed. If the hose is partially
squashed, drying efficiency will be reduced, resulting in
B
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longer drying times and higher energy consumption. If
the hose is completely squashed, the safety cut-outs with
which the machine is fitted may operate. When operating
the tumble dryer, the room temperature must not be lower
than +5°C and higher than +35°C, as it may affect the
performance of the appliance.
Electrical connection
Details on mains voltage, type of current and the fuses
required should be taken from the rating plate. The rating
plate is fitted near the loading aperture (see “Product de-
scription” chapter).
Connect the machine to an earthed socket, in accordance
with current wiring regulations.
Warning! The manufacturer declines any
responsibility for damage or injury through failure
to comply with the above safety precautions.
Should the appliance power supply cable need to be
replaced,thismustbecarriedoutbyanauthorisedservice
engineer or a qualified electrician. .
The appliance is supplied with a 13 amp plug fitted. In the
event of having to change the fuse in the plug supplied,
a 13 amp ASTA approved BS 1363/A fuse must be used.
1
2
3
4
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in accordance
with the following code:
1 Blue - Neutral
2 cord clamp
3 Brown - Live
4 Green and Yellow - Earth
The wire coloured green and yellow must be connected
to the terminal marked with the letter «E» or by the earth
symbol or coloured green and yellow.
The wire coloured blue must be connected to the terminal
«N» or coloured black.
The wire coloured brown must be connected to the ter-
minal marked «L» or coloured red.
Upon completion there must be no cut, or stray strands
of wire present and the cord clamp must be secure over
the outer sheath.
Warning! A cut off plug inserted into a 13 amp
socket is a serious safety (shock) hazard.
Ensure that the cut off plug is disposed of safely.
Warning! The plug must be accessible after
installing the machine.
Permanent connection
In the case of permanent connection it is necessary that
you install a double pole switch between the appliance
and the electricity supply (mains), with a minimum gap
of3mmbetweentheswitchcontactsandofatypesuitable
for the required load in compliance with the current elec-
trical regulations.
The switch must not break the yellow and green earth
cable at any point.
Door reversal
To make it easier to load or unload the laundry, the door
can be reversed. The door must only be reversed by an
authorised service engineer. Please contact your local
Service Force Centre. The engineer will carry out the door
reversal at your cost.
Special accessories
Stacking kit
A special stacking kit is
available through your deal-
er,toenablethemountingof
the dyer on top of a front
loading washing machine
with cover’s depth between
48and60cm.Readcarefully
the instructions supplied
with the kit.
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Environment
The symbol on the product or on its packaging
indicates that this product may not be treated as
household waste. Instead it should be taken to the
appropriate collection point for the recycling of electrical
and electronic equipment. By ensuring this product is
disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment and human
health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate
waste handling of this product. For more detailed
information about recycling of this product, please
contactyourlocalcouncil,yourhouseholdwastedisposal
service or the shop where you purchased the product.
Packaging material
The packaging materials are environmentally friendly and
can be recycled. The plastic components are identified by
markings, e.g. >PE<, >PS<, etc. Please dispose of the
packaging materials in the appropriate container at the
community waste disposal facilities.
Warning! When disposing of old appliances,
removethemainscableanddisposeoftogetherwith
the plug. Remove the doorhook and ensure it is no longer
lockable to prevent young children being trapped inside.
Environmental tips
• In the dryer, laundry becomes fluffy and soft. Fabric
softeners are not therefore needed when washing.
• Your dryer will function most economically if you:
– always keep the ventilation slots on the base of the
dryer unobstructed;
– use the loading volumes specified in the pro-
gramme overview;
– clean the filter after each drying cycle;
– spin the laundry well before drying. Example: Con-
sumption data – depending on spinning speed –
for 7kg of laundry, dried using the COTTONS CUP-
BOARD DRY programme.
Pre-draining Drying cycle
Revolutions per minute
Residual dampness
Energy in kWh
in litres as a %
1000 4,20 60 3,9
1400 3,64 52 3,7
Service
In the event of technical faults, please first check whether
you can remedy the problem yourself with the help of the
operating instructions (Chapter “What to do if…”).
If you were not able to remedy the problem yourself,
please contact your local service centre.
In order to be able to assist you quickly, we require the
following information:
– Model description
– Product number (PNC)
– Serial number (S No.) (for numbers, see rating plate)
– Type of fault
– Any error messages displayed by the appliance
So that you have the necessary reference numbers from
your appliance at hand,
we recommend that you write them in here:
Model description: .................................................................................
PNC: .................................................................................
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S No.: .................................................................................
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