AEG 78400 VI User Manual
FAVORIT 78400 VI
4 SAFETY INFORMATION
6 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
7 CONTROL PANEL
11BEFORE FIRST USE
17CARE AND CLEANING
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CUSTOMER CARE AND SERVICE
We recommend the use of original spare parts.
When contacting Service, ensure that you have the following data available. The information can be found on the rating plate.
Before the installation and use of the appliance, carefully read the supplied instructions. The manufacturer is not responsible if an incorrect installation and use causes injuries and damages. Always keep the instructions with the appliance for future reference.
CHILDREN AND VULNERABLE PEOPLE SAFETY
Risk of suffocation, injury or permanent disability.
•Do not let persons, children included, with reduced physical sensory, reduced mental functions or lack of experience and knowledge use the appliance. They must have supervision or instruction for the operation of the appliance by a person who is responsible for their safety. Do not let children play with the appliance.
•Keep all packaging away from children. There is the risk of suffocation and injury.
•Keep all detergents away from children.
•Keep children and pets away from the appliance door when it is open.
This appliance must be installed by a qualified or competent person.
•Remove all the packaging.
•Do not install or use a damaged appliance.
•Do not install or use the appliance where the temperature is less than 0 °C.
•Obey the installation instruction supplied with the appliance.
•Make sure that the appliance is installed below and adjacent to safe structures.
•Make sure not to cause damage to the water hoses.
•Before you connect the appliance to new pipes or pipes not used for a long time, let the water flow until it is clean.
•The first time you use the appliance, make sure that there is no leakage.
The water inlet hose has a safety valve and a sheath with an inner mains cable.
•If the water inlet hose is damaged, immediately disconnect the mains plug from the mains socket. Contact Service to replace the water inlet hose.
Risk of fire and electrical shock.
•The appliance must be earthed.
•Make sure that the electrical information on the rating plate agrees with the power supply. If not, contact an electrician.
•Always use a correctly installed shockproof socket.
•Do not use
•Make sure not to cause damage to the mains plug and to the mains ca-
ble. Contact Service or an electrician to change a damaged mains cable.
•Connect the mains plug to the mains socket only at the end of the installation. Make sure that there is access to the mains plug after the installation.
•Do not pull the mains cable to disconnect the appliance. Always pull the mains plug.
•Only for UK and Ireland. The appliance has a 13 amp mains plug. If it is necessary to change the fuse in the mains plug, use a 13 amp ASTA (BS 1362) fuse.
Risk of injury.
•Use this appliance in a household environment.
•Do not change the specification of this appliance.
•Put knives and cutlery with sharp points in the cutlery basket with the points down or in a horizontal position.
•Do not keep the appliance door open without supervision to prevent to fall on it.
•Do not sit or stand on the open door.
•Dishwasher detergents are dangerous. Obey the safety instructions on the detergent packaging.
•Do not drink and play with the water in the appliance.
•Do not remove the dishes from the appliance until the programme is completed. There can be detergent on the dishes.
Risk of electrical shock, fire or burns.
•Do not put flammable products or items that are wet with flammable products in, near or on the appliance.
•Do not use water spray and steam to clean the appliance.
•The appliance can release hot steam if you open the door while a programme operates.
Risk of injury or suffocation.
•Disconnect the appliance from the mains supply.
•Cut off the mains cable and dispose of it.
•Remove the door catch to prevent children and pets to get closed in the appliance.
Upper spray arm
Lower spray arm
Water hardness dial
Rinse aid dispenser
11 Upper basket
•When a programme operates, a red light beam shows on the floor below the appliance door. When the programme is completed, the red light changes to a green light.
•When the appliance has a malfunction, the red light beam flashes.
ÖKO PLUS button
Programme button (down)
Programme button (up)
Salt indicator. This indicator is off while the programme operates.
Rinse aid indicator. This indicator is off while the programme operates.
Type of soil
Type of load
Wash 45 °C or 70 °C
pots and pans
Wash 70 °C
pots and pans
Wash 50 °C
Wash 60 °C
Wash 50 °C
Wash 55 °C
Normal or light
Wash 45 °C
1)The appliance senses the type of soil and the quantity of items in the baskets. It automatically adjusts the temperature and quantity of the water, the energy consumption and the programme duration.
2)This programme has a high temperature rinsing phase for better hygiene results. During the rinsing phase, the temperature stays at 70 °C for 10 to 14 minutes.
3)This is the most silent washing programme. The pump works at a very low speed to decrease the level of noise. Because of the low speed, the programme duration is long.
4)With this programme you can wash a load with fresh soil. It gives good washing results in a short time.
5)This is the standard programme for test institutes. With this programme you have the most efficient use of water and energy consumption for crockery and cutlery with normal soil. Refer to the supplied leaflet for test information.
6)Use this programme to quickly rinse the dishes. This prevents the remaining food to bond on the dishes and bad odours to come out from the appliance.
Do not use detergent with this programme.
0.7 - 1.3
130 - 150
1.1 - 1.2
10 - 11
180 - 200
0.9 - 1.0
170 - 190
0.7 - 0.8
0.8 - 0.9
0.6 - 0.7
1)The water pressure and temperature, the variations of the mains supply, the options and the quantity of dishes can change the programme duration and the consumption values.
Activate this function only when you use the combi detergent tablets. This function deactivates the flow of
rinse aid and salt. The related indicators are off.
The programme duration can increase.
Activating the multitab function
Activate or deactivate the multitab function before the start of a programme. You cannot activate or deactivate this function when a programme operates.
1.Press the on/off button to activate the appliance.
2.Make sure that the appliance is in setting mode. Refer to ‘SETTING AND STARTING A PROGRAMME'.
3.Press the multitab button, the multitab indicator comes on.
The function stays on until you deactivate it. Press the multitab button, the multitab indicator goes off.
If you stop to use the combi detergent tablets, before you start to use separately detergent, rinse aid and dishwasher salt, do these steps:
1.Deactivate the multitab function.
2.Set the water softener to the highest level.
3.Make sure that the salt container and the rinse aid dispenser are full.
4.Start the shortest programme with a rinsing phase, without detergent and without dishes.
5.Adjust the water softener to the water hardness in your area.
6.Adjust the released quantity of rinse aid.
This function decreases the temperature in the drying phase. The energy consumption decreases by 25%.
The dishes can be wet at the end of the programme. We recommend that you keep the door ajar and let the dishes dry.
The acoustic signals operate in these conditions:
•The programme is completed.
•The level of the water softener is adjusted electronically.
•The appliance has a malfunction.
Factory setting: on. You can deactivate the acoustic signals.
Deactivating the acoustic signals
1.Press the on/off button to activate the appliance.
2.Make sure that the appliance is in setting mode. Refer to ‘SETTING AND STARTING A PROGRAMME’.
3.Press and hold buttons (4) and (5) at the same time until the indicators of buttons (3), (4) and (5) flash.
4.Press button (5),
•The indicators of buttons (3) and (4) go off.
•The indicator of button (5) continues to flash.
•The display shows the setting of the acoustic signals.
5.Press button (5) to change the setting
6.Deactivate the appliance to confirm.