Use only detergent specifically designed for
dishwashers. For best results, use fresh powdered
dishwashing detergent or detergent tabs.
NOTICE: To avoid dishwasher damage:
▯Do not use hand dishwashing products in your
▯Do not use too much detergent if your water is soft.
Using too much detergent with soft water may cause
etching in glassware and fine china.
Note: If you do not know the hardness of your water
supply, use 15 ml of detergent. Increase the amount if
necessary to the least amount required to get your
1. If the detergent dispenser 9* is still closed, actuate
locking bar 92 to open it.
2. Pour detergent into the dry detergent dispenser 9*
only. Do not overfill the detergent dispenser.
When using detergent tabs, lay them such that they
do not come in contact with the cover, insert a
detergent tab flat, not on its side.
Note:Do not place detergent tabs in the tab tray 1B.
Place tabs or other detergent forms directly in the
detergent dispenser 9*.
3. Dosage: see manufacturer’s instructions on
the packaging. Use graduated detergent dispenser.
Usually 1¼ to 1½ tablespoons (20 ml–25 ml) are
adequate for normal soiling. If using tablets, one
tablet is adequate.
4. Close cover on the detergent dispenser.
Cover “clicks” into position.
The detergent dispenser opens automatically at the
optimum time depending on the wash cycle. The
powder or liquid detergent is distributed in the
appliance and is dissolved, the detergent tab falls
into the detergent tab tray where it dissolves in
Tip: If the utensils are only lightly soiled, slightly less
than the indicated amount of detergent is usually
Suitable detergents and care products can be
purchased online via our website or via customer
service (see back page).