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CK models - Controls and starting a wash



To start a wash programme

  1. Press and hold  to turn the dishwasher on.

  2. Check that the wash programme displayed is the one you would like to use. If not, see section ‘Changing the wash programme.

  3. Once the display shows the programme you would like to use, press  to start. The display will show the approximate time remaining and the stage of the wash.

    The dishwasher will remember the last programme used.

    To pause and restart a wash programme

    1. Press  to pause the programme. The programme status (eg ‘Wash’) will flash while the dishwasher is paused.
    2. Open the door very slowly.

There is a risk of being sprayed with hot water. Do not fully open the door until the spray arms have stopped rotating.

  1. Load, remove, or rearrange any dishes if needed.
  2. Press  to restart the programme. If the dishwasher is not restarted within 7 minutes, it will then beep every few seconds

Changing the wash programme

The dishwasher will remember the last programme used.

Wash Programme Description
Auto Senses the optimal wash programme for your dishes

A wash for heavily soiled dishes

Normal A wash for your everyday dishes
Normal Eco Helps you save energy and water for normal soiled use
Fast A fast wash for lightly soiled dishes

For all your heat sensitive dishes

Hygiene A wash for sanitising your dishes
Rinse Prevents food from drying on dishes
  1. Press  to turn the dishwasher on.

  2. Press Program to scroll to the desired wash programme.

  • The display will show the wash programme time.
  1. Select a wash option (optional)
  • Press the ‘Options’ buttons to scroll between ‘Intensive’, ‘1/2 Load’ or off (see ‘Selecting Wash options’).
  1. Press   to start the wash programme.

At the end of the programme the dishwasher will beep. The Clean indicator will remain lit and the display will show . After 30 seconds the display will turn off.

To cancel a wash programme once it has started

  1. Press  to cancel the programme.

If you wish, you can start a different programme.

you may need to refill the detergent dispenser.

If you do not want to start another programme press  to turn the dishwasher off.


This feature disables all the buttons on the dishwasher.

To activate Keylock, press and hold  until the Keylock indicator   lights up.

To cancel Keylock, press and hold  until the Keylock indicator  goes out.

If any other buttons are pressed while Keylock is activated, the Keylock indicator  will flash.

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