Instruction/ maintenance manual of the product L 52840 AEG
Go to page of 32
LAVAMAT 52840 User manual Washing Machine.
Thank you for choosing one of our high-quality products. To ensure optimal and regular performance of your appliance please read this instruction manual carefully. It will enable you to navigate all process es perfectly and most efficiently. To refer to this manual any time you need to, we recommend you to keep it in a safe place.
OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS SAFETY INFORMATIO N Read carefully & keep for future reference. • The safety of Your appliance complies with the industry standards and with legal re - quirements on the safety of appliances. Howeve r, as manufacturers, we feel it is our duty to provide the following safety notes.
• 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.
• Make sure that children or pets do not climb inside the drum. To prevent children or pets becoming trapped inside the drum the ma - chine incorporates a special feature. To acti - vate this device, rotate the button (without pressing it) inside the door clockwise until the groove is horizontal.
Detergent dispenser drawer Compartment for prewash phase or stain re - mover. The prewash detergent is added at the beginning of the wash programme. The stain remover is added during the STA IN-Ac - tion phas e in the main wash. Compartment for powder or liquid detergent used for main wash .
Indicator pilot lights (7) After having pressed the button 5 , the WASHI NG pilot light ( 7.1 ) comes on. When the pilot light 7.1 comes on this means that the machine is operating. When the programme has finished, the END pilot light ( 7.2 ) comes on.
1. Pull out the dispenser drawer until it stops. Measure out the amount of de - tergent required, pour it into the main wash compartment and, if you wish to carry out the prewash phase or to perform the stain function, pour the detergent or the stain remover into the compa rtme nt mark ed .
Press the button 2 repeatedly to change the spin speed, if you want your laundry to be spun at a speed different from the one proposed by the washing machine. The relevant light will light up. RINSE HOLD : by selecting this option the water of the last ri nse is not emptied out to pre - vent the fabrics from creasing.
You must select this option after you have set the programme and before you press the butto n 5 . You can cancel the delay time at any moment, before you press the button 5 .
After closing the door, it is necessary to select the programme and options again and to press button 5 . At the end of the programme The machine stops automatically. The pilot light of button 5 and pilot light 7.1 go off. The phase light 7.2 goes on.
Programme - Maximum and Minimum Temperature - Cycle Description - Maximum Spin Speed - Maximum Fabrics Load - Type of Lau ndry Options Detergent Compartmen t SYNTHETICS 60°- 30° Main wash - Rinses - Short spin Maximum spin speed at 1200 rpm Max. load 3 kg - Red.
Programme - Maximum and Minimum Temperature - Cycle Description - Maximum Spin Speed - Maximum Fabrics Load - Type of Lau ndry Options Detergent Compartmen t DRAIN Draining of water Max. load 6 kg For emptyi ng out the wate r of the la st rinse in pr o - grammes with the Rinse Hold option selected.
HELPFUL HINTS AND TIPS Sorting out the laundry Follow the wash code symbols on each g arment label and the manufacturer’s washing in - structions. Sort the laundry as follows: whites, coloureds, synthetics, delicates, wooll ens. Before loading the laundry Never wash whites and coloureds together.
The choice of detergent will depend on the type of fabric (delicates, woollens, cottons, etc.), the colour, washing temperature and degree of soiling. All commonly available washing machine detergents.
Maintenance wash With the use of low temperature washes it is possible to get a buil d up of residues inside the drum. We recommend that a maintenance wash be performed on a regular basis. To run a maintenance wash: • The drum should be empty of laundry.
Programme: Short Cotton Programme at maxi mum temperature and add approx. 1/4 measuring cup of detergent. Door seal Check from time to time the door seal and objects that could be trapped in the fold .
7. When no more water comes out, un - screw the pump cover by turning it an - ti-clockwise and remove the filter. Use pliers, if necessary. Always keep a rag nearby to dry up any water spillages when removing the cover. Clean the filter under a tap, to remove any traces of fluff.
Cleaning the w ater inlet filters If the appliance doesn't fill, it takes a long time to fill with water, the starting button blinks yellow or the display (if available) shows the relevant alarm (see chapter "What to do if... " for more details), check if the water inlet filters are blocked .
Emergency emptying out If the water is not discharged, proceed as follows to empty out the machine: 1. pull out the plug from the power socket; 2. close the water tap; 3. if necessary, wait until the water has cooled down; 4. open the pump door; 5. place a bowl on the floor and place the end of the emergency emptying hose into the bowl.
• 2 flashes = «The machine does not empty and/or does not spin» , follow the corre - sponding suggestions in «Possible cause/Solutions» box and restart the programme. Once the problem has been eliminated, press the button 5 to restart the programme.
Problem Possible cause/Solution The machine does not empty and/or does not spin: The drain hose is squashed or kinked. (Yellow pilot light of button 5 blinks) • Check the drain hose connection. The drain filter is clogged. (Yel low pilot lig ht of button 5 blinks) • Clean the drain filter.
Problem Possible cause/Solution The door will not open: The programme is still running. • Wait the end of washing cycle. The door lock has not bee n released. • Wait a fe w minutes. There is wate r in the drum. • Select drain or spin programme to empty out the water.
Electrical connection Voltage - Overall power - Fuse Information on the electrical connection is given on the rating plate, on the inner edge of the appliance door.
1. After removing all the packaging, care - fully lay machine on it’s back to remove the polystyrene base from the bottom. 2. Remove the power supply cable and the draining and inlet hose from the hose holders on the rear of the appliance. 3. Unscrew the three bolts with the key supplied with the appliance.
4. 0Slide out the relevant plastic spacers. 5. Open the porthole and remove the poly - styrene block fitted on the door seal. 6. Fill the smaller upper hole and the two large ones with the corresponding plas - tic plug caps supplied in the bag con - taining the instruction booklet.
Positioning and levelling Install the machine on a flat hard floor. Make sure that air circulation around the machine is not impeded by carpets, rugs etc. Before placing it on small tiles, apply a rubb er coatin g. Never try to correct any unevenness in the floor by putting pieces of wood, cardboard or similar materials under the machine.
hose, be sure to tighten the ring nut again to prevent leaks. The inlet hose must not be lengthened. If it is too short and you do not wish to move the tap, you will have to purchase a new, longer hose special ly designed for this type of use. Installation should comply with local water authority and buil ding regulations require - ments.
from your local Service Force Centre. The joining piece must have an internal di ameter of 18 mm. If your drain hose looks like this (see be - low) you do not require the “U” piece”. Just push the hose firmly in to the standpipe. 2. Onto a sink outlet spigot.
In the interest of the environment The appliance should be connected to the FOUL drainage system, the water will then be taken to a sewage works for treatment before being dis - charge d safel y in to a riv er.
ENVIRONMENT CONCERNS The symbol on the p roduct 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.
An important point after buying a device AEG L 52840 (or even before the purchase) is to read its user manual. We should do this for several simple reasons:
If you have not bought AEG L 52840 yet, this is a good time to familiarize yourself with the basic data on the product. First of all view first pages of the manual, you can find above. You should find there the most important technical data AEG L 52840 - thus you can check whether the hardware meets your expectations. When delving into next pages of the user manual, AEG L 52840 you will learn all the available features of the product, as well as information on its operation. The information that you get AEG L 52840 will certainly help you make a decision on the purchase.
If you already are a holder of AEG L 52840, but have not read the manual yet, you should do it for the reasons described above. You will learn then if you properly used the available features, and whether you have not made any mistakes, which can shorten the lifetime AEG L 52840.
However, one of the most important roles played by the user manual is to help in solving problems with AEG L 52840. Almost always you will find there Troubleshooting, which are the most frequently occurring failures and malfunctions of the device AEG L 52840 along with tips on how to solve them. Even if you fail to solve the problem, the manual will show you a further procedure – contact to the customer service center or the nearest service center