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Display panel/buttons Programme selector/Off
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Open the door/load the laundry/
press the programme selector/
set the programme
ʋ For domestic use only.
ʋ Only to be used for drying fabrics that have been
washed with water.
Do not leave children unsupervised near the dryer.
Keep pets away from the dryer.
The dryer can be operated by children 8 years old
and older, by persons with reduced physical,
sensory or mental abilities and by persons with
insufficient experience or knowledge if they are
supervised or have been instructed in its use by
a responsible adult.
Display panel and buttons
Please clean lint filter Clean the fluff filters a Page 4.
Empty the condensation container a Page 4 and/or clean the filter in the condensation
container a Installation and maintenance instructions, Page 3.
Heat exchanger is
Automatic cleaning of the heat exchanger. Do not empty the condensation container while this
Grado di asciugatura
Select the dryness level (e.g. C/board dry) or the drying time
(20 mins up to 3 hrs: 30 mins, depending on the model and programme).
C/board dry extra: For laundry with thick, multi-layered parts.
+ C/board dry: For single-layered laundry.
cIron dry: The condition of the laundry means it is suitable for ironing (iron clothes in order
to avoid creases).
After the programme finishes, the drum moves at regular intervals to prevent creases.
Automatic reduced ironing function can be set in 30-minute intervals up to 120 minutes.
The standard setting for each programme is 60 minutes.
Fine fra (Finished in) When a programme is selected, the anticipated drying time for the maximum load is displayed.
While drying, the moisture sensors detect the actual load and correct the programme length.
This is shown in the display by jumps in the Fine fra (Finished in) time.
The Fine fra (Finished in) time can be delayed in one-hour steps, up to a maximum
of 24 hours. Press the Fine fra (Finished in) button repeatedly until the required number of
hours is displayed (h=hour).
' Childlock: Activate/Deactivate a Start programme, press and hold the Fine fra
(Finished in) button above the display panel for 5 sec.
Opzioni (Options) Ï÷Spin speed; Ð÷Adjust drying level; Low heat
Ï÷Spin speed: The spin speed that was used for the spin in the washing machine a used
exclusively to display the anticipated drying time (Fine fra (Finished in) time) more precisely.
Ð÷Adjust drying level: The drying result (e.g. Cupboard dry) can be increased in three stages
(+1 - max. +3); exception: Timer programmea default setting = 0. After one programme has
been finely adjusted, the setting is retained for the others.
÷Low heat: Reduced temperature for delicate fabrics ', e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide or
elastane, with a longer drying time.
Memory 1/ 2 For saving individual programme settings that are used frequently. Use the programme
selector to select the required programme. Press and hold the Memory 1/2 button for
3 seconds until the required programme has been saved.
To select the saved programme, briefly press the Memory 1/2 button. The programme that is
called from Memory 1 or 2 is displayed on the
Impostazioni 3 sec.
(3 sec. settings)
End signal, button signal, auto power-off and language. Press and hold both buttons
Impostazioni 3 sec. (3 sec. settings) for 3 seconds in order to access the menu.
end signal/button signal: The signal volume level can be selected: off - low - medium - loud
- very loud.
auto power-off: Activate/deactivate by pressing the buttons
Impostazioni 3 sec. (3 sec.
. The appliance switches off after 15, 30 or 60 minutes. The setting is active after
Stirameno (Less Ironing) or after the programme ends.
language: Select the required language.
Close the door
Change the functions in the display using the buttons ? >
C/board dry extra,
+cC/board dry, cIron dry
Reduced ironing function can be set
up to 120 minutes
Opzioni (Options) Ï÷Spin speed,
Ð÷Adjust drying level, ÷Low heat
ʋ Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Drying . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3/4
ʋ Display panel and buttons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
ʋ Notes on laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
ʋ Overview of programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
ʋ Important Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
ʋ Consumption rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
ʋ Normal noises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ʋ What to do if ... / After-sales service. . . . . 11/12
ʋ Safety instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Never start the dryer if it is damaged.
Inform your after-sales service.
Sort the laundry
Remove all items from pockets.
Check for cigarette lighters.
The drum must be empty prior to loading.
See programme overview on page 7.
Make sure your hands are dry.
Hold the plug only.
Empty the condensation container
Empty the container after each drying cycle, and not during
1. Remove the container, holding it level.
2. Pour out the condensation. Push the container back in
until it clicks into place.
You must also observe the a Installation and maintenance
instructions, Page 3.
Clean the fluff filters
The fluff filter consists of two parts.
Clean the inner and outer fluff filter after
every drying cycle.
1. Open the door. Remove fluff from the
2. Pull out the inner
and outer fluff filter
and open them out.
3. Remove any fluff,
rinse both fluff filters
under running water
and dry thoroughly.
4. Fold the fluff filters
closed, put them
back together and reinsert into the appliance.
End of the programme ...
Interrupt the programme
1 Open the door or press the $Avvio/Pausa
(Start/Pause) button; the drying cycle is cancelled.
2 Add or remove laundry and close the door.
3 If required, select a new programme and additional
functions. Press the
button. The Fine fra (Finished in) time is updated after
a few minutes.
Information on laundry ...
Labelling of fabrics
Follow the manufacturer's care information.
hcSuitable for tumble drying
( Dry at normal temperature.
'cDry at low temperature.
)cDo not tumble dry.
Do not tumble-dry the following fabrics:
Non-breathable fabrics (e.g. rubber-coated).
Delicate materials (silk, curtains made from synthetic material) a these may crease.
To ensure a consistent drying result, sort the laundry by fabric type and drying programme.
Always dry very small fabrics (e.g. baby socks) together with large items of laundry
Close zips, hooks and eyelets, and button up covers.
Tie cloth belts, apron strings, etc. together or use a laundry bag.
Do not over-dry easy-care laundry a Risk of creasing.
Allow laundry to finish drying in the air.
Do not iron laundry immediately after drying; fold items up and leave for a while
a residual moisture will then be distributed evenly.
Knitted fabrics (e.g. T-shirts, jerseys) often shrink slightly the first time they are tumble-dried.
a Do not use the
C/board dry extra programme.
Starched laundry is not always suitable for dryers a starch leaves behind a coating that
reduces the drying effect.
When washing laundry that is to be tumble-dried afterwards, use the correct amount of
fabric softener as specified in the manufacturer's instructions.
With a small load, use the Timed programme.
Environmental protection / Energy-saving tips
Before drying, spin the laundry in the washing machine a the higher the spin speed, the
shorter the drying time will be, thus less energy is consumed.
Also spin easy-care laundry.
Use the maximum recommended capacity, but do not exceed it
a Programme overview, Page 7.
Make sure the room is well ventilated during drying.
Clean the fluff filters after every drying cycle aCleaning the fluff filters, Page 4.
Keep the supply of cool air unobstructed a Do not cover or block the air inlet.
Remove the laundry and switch off
Select the $
Further information can be found on Page 5
container with filter
Impostazioni 3 sec. (3 sec. settings)
end signal, button signal, auto power-off
Installation aInstallation and maintenance instructions, Page 1
Clean fluff filters reduce energy consumption.
Depending on the selected programme, it may not be possible to select individual options.
The dryer is switched on and off by pressing
the button in the centre of the programme selector.
Select the programme by turning the outer ring on the programme
selector (the selector can be turned in both directions).
The selected programme is displayed.
Programmes / Fabrics
Detailed overview of the programmes and fabrics
a Programme overview, Page 7.
Observe the care information on the care label.
Dryness level, timer programming and options can be
individually selected depending on the selected programme
and the progress of the programme.
Sintetici Easy-care Fabrics made from synthetic
or blended fabrics
Mix Mixed fabric A mixed load of fabrics made
of cotton or synthetic fabrics
Scarpe con cestello Shoes in basket Shoes
Lana con cestello Woollens basket
Hand or machine-washable
fabrics made of wool or
Prog. a tempo
All types of fabric except for wool
Prog. a tempo
Shirts and blouses made of
cotton and blended fabrics
Piumini Down Fabrics with down filling
Functional clothing made of
Rapido 40 min. Super 40 Synthetic fibres, light cotton
or mixed fabrics
Jeans Jeans Fabrics made from jeans/denim
Large quilted fabrics containing
Terry-towelling laundry e.g.
towels and bathrobes
Memory 1 Saves or calls individual
Overview of Programmes a Refer to the table of consumption rates on Page 9 and the notes on Page 6.
Sort the laundry according to type of textile and fabric. Fabrics must be suitable for tumble drying
Dryness levels can be individually selected a C/board dry extra, +cC/board dry and cIron dry (depending on the model and programme). Degree of dryness
can be finely adjusted (depending on the programme). Multi-layered fabrics require a longer drying time than single-layered items of clothing. Recommendation: Dry
Type of Fabric
Options and Notes
Cottons 8 kg Hard-wearing fabrics, boil-resistant fabrics made of cotton or linen
Easy-care 3.5 kg Fabrics made from synthetic or blended fabrics
Mixed fabric 3.5 kg A mixed load of fabrics made of cotton and synthetic fabrics
Shoes in basket
Shoes Use with separate basket only asee the woollens basket
Hand or machine-washable fabrics made of wool or containing
Use with separate basket only asee the woollens basket
Time progr. cold
All types of fabric except for wool and silk
For refreshing or airing
Time progr. warm For pre-dried, multi-layered fabrics or small, individual items of
laundry. Also for subsequent drying.
Shirts 1.5 kg Shirts and blouses made of cotton and blended fabrics Creasing is reduced. Not completely dried.
Down 1.5 kg Fabrics with down filling Dry non-quilted fabrics separately.
Sportswear 2 kg Functional clothing made of microfibre
Super 40 2 kg Synthetic fibres, light cotton or mixed fabrics Easy-to-dry textiles.
Jeans 6 kg Fabrics made from jeans/denim
Blankets 2 kg Large quilted fabrics containing synthetic fibres No down filling.
Towels 3.5 kg Terry-towelling laundry e.g. towels and bathrobes
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