Water softening system
To ensure good washing results, the dishwasher
requires soft water, i.e. containing low amounts of
lime, otherwise white limescale will be deposited on
the utensils and inner container.
Tap water above 7° dH (from set value •:‹‚) must be
softened. The water is softened with salt
(regeneration salt) in the water softening system of
The setting and therefore the required amount of salt
depends on the degree of hardness of your tap water
The amount of salt dispensed can be set from •:‹‹ to
Salt is not required at the set value •:‹‹.
1Find out about the hardness value of your tap
water. Your water utility company will help you
2Set value can be found in the water hardness
3Open the door.
4Switch on ON/OFF switch (.
5Hold down programme button # and press
START button )" until •:‹.... is indicated on the
6Release both buttons.
The LED for button # flashes and the digital
display 8 displays the factory setting •:‹….
To change the setting:
1Press programme button 3.
Each time the button is pressed, the set value
increases by one level; when the value of •:‹ˆ
has been reached, the display jumps back
to •:‹‹ (off).
2Press START button )".
The chosen setting has now been stored.
3Close the door.
Water hardness table