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Maintenance and Cleaning
In daily use
0 After the program has finished pull out the detergent compartment a little so that it can dry out. 0 Leave the door ajar for a while. This helps to prevent stagnant smells, and to preserve the door seal. 0 Close the water tap. 0 We recommend you unplug the appliance and turn off the water supply when the wash program has finished.
Important! Do not use household furniture polish or abrasive cleaners to clean the panel and operating parts. 0 Wipe over the operating panel with a damp cloth. Only use warm water.
0 0 0 0 0 Now and again the detergent compartment should be cleaned. Pull out the detergent compartment as far as it will go. Remove the detergent compartment by pulling firmly. Remove the suction cap. Suction cap Clean the suction cap under running water. Clean the separate compartments with warm water. A bottle brush is a useful aid. Push on the suction cap firmly so that it is sitting tightly. Clean the inside of the detergent compartment with a brush. Insert the detergent compartment into the guides and push it in.