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Wash programmes and detergent quantities

  • The quantities in the table below are for powdered detergent and typical levels of soiling. If your home has softer or harder water, or to suit the particular load, you may need to adjust these quantities.
  • If you are using tablets, follow the tablet manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • The indicator light will show which option has been selected.

Quantity of Powdered Detergent for Each Compartment

Programme

Recommended Load

Main Wash

Pre-Wash

Auto

Any type of load. The dishwasher automatically selects the optimum wash programme

20-35 g depending on soils

none

Heavy

Heavily soiled pots, pans, baking dishes

35 g

5 g

Normal

Dishes with normal soils for optimum wash and dry performance

35 g

5 g

Normal Eco

Normally soiled dishes for optimum energy and water usage

27.5 - 28.75 g

5 g

Fast

Very lightly soiled mixed dishes

20 g

none

Delicate (some models only)

Lightly soiled delicate (e.g. heat-sensitive) items

20 g

none

Rinse

Prevents odours and soils drying on dishes before they are washed

none

none

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