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 WH8560F and WH8060F models only

  • Sort your washing carefully. Separate white/light colours from dark colours. Wash new, highly coloured and dark coloured items separately to prevent dye transfer. Refer to the ‘Sorting and loading’ section.
  • Load your clothes individually into the wash drum. Close the door.
  • Use ‘Low Sudsing’ or ‘Front Loader’ liquid, powder or pods. Place liquid detergent into the correct compartment in the dispenser drawer marked . If you wish to use powdered detergent you MUST remove the liquid detergent insert by firmly grasping and twisting the left hand side of the internal compartment and pulling upwards. If you are using detergent pods place them at the back of the drum before you load your clothing. For more information on detergent refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.
  • If you wish to use fabric softener, place it in the compartment marked with a  . For more information on fabric softener refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.


Liquid detergent in compartment marked 


Fabric softener in compartment marked 

Fabric softener should not be used if you have selected the ‘Super Quick’ cycle.

WH8560F and WH8060F models

  1. Press ‘POWER’ to activate your washer.
  2. Select your wash cycle by turning the SmartTouch™ Control Dial.
  3. Choose your wash options, if you wish to select options different from the default options for the cycle.
  4. Touch  to start the cycle.
  • If you make an invalid selection the washer will beep at you.
  • When the cycle finishes, your washer will perform end of cycle beeps to alert you and then turn off automatically.
  • If you wish to stop your washer at any point during a cycle, simply touch to pause the cycle. There may be a slight delay while the drum comes to a stop, then the door will unlock. Under certain conditions however the door will remain locked for safety reasons (refer to the ‘Safety features’ section).
  • If you wish to cancel or change the wash cycle once a cycle has started, simply touch the button then select the new cycle. Touch to restart the washer.
  • For the best fabric and colour care, remove your clothes as soon as the cycle has finished.

  • Failure to follow the advice in this guide may result in damage to your garments and your expectations of wash performance may not be met.

WH8560P, WH8060P and WH7560P models only

  • Sort your washing carefully. Separate white/light colours from dark colours. Wash new, highly coloured and dark coloured items separately to prevent dye transfer. Refer to the ‘Sorting and loading’ section.

  • Load your clothes individually into the wash drum. Close the door.

  • Use ‘Low Sudsing’ or ‘Front Loader’ liquid, powder or pods. Place liquid detergent into the correct compartment in the dispenser drawer marked .
    If you wish to use powdered detergent you MUST remove the liquid detergent insert by firmly grasping and twisting the left hand side of the internal compartment and pulling upwards. If you are using detergent pods place them at the back of the drum before you load your clothing. For more information on detergent refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.

  • If you wish to use fabric softener, place it in the compartment marked with a  . For more information on fabric softener refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.


Liquid detergent in compartment marked 


Fabric softener in compartment marked

Fabric softener should not be used if you have selected the ‘Quick’ or ‘Super Quick’ cycles.

WH8560P, WH8060P and WH7560P models 

  1. Press ‘POWER’ to activate your washer.
  2. Select your wash cycle by turning the SmartTouch™ Control Dial.
  3. Choose your wash options, if you wish to select options different from the default options for the cycle.
  4. Touch  to start the cycle.
  • If you make an invalid selection the washer will beep to alert you.
  • When the cycle finishes, your washer will perform end of cycle beeps and then turn off automatically.
  • If you wish to stop your washer at any point during a cycle simply touch  to pause the cycle. There may be a slight delay while the drum comes to a stop, then the door will unlock. Under certain conditions however the door will remain locked for safety reasons (refer to the ‘Safety features’ section).
  • If you wish to cancel or change the wash cycle once a cycle has started, simply touch the  button then select the new cycle. Touch  to restart the washer.
  • For the best fabric and colour care, remove your clothes as soon as the cycle has finished.

  • Failure to follow the advice in this guide may result in damage to your garments and your expectations of wash performance may not be met.

 WH8560J and WH7560J models only

  • Sort your washing carefully. Separate white/light colours from dark colours. Wash new, highly coloured and dark coloured items separately to prevent dye transfer. Refer to the ‘Sorting and loading’ section.

  • Load your clothes individually into the wash drum. Close the door.

  • Place detergent in the correct compartment in the detergent dispenser drawer marked 2. Use Low Sudsing or ‘Front Loader’ liquid or powder detergents. Alternatively use detergent pods. Place the pod at the back of the drum before you load in any clothing. For more information on detergent refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.

  • Place fabric softener in the compartment marked with a . For more information on fabric softener refer to the ‘Detergent and fabric softener’ section.

Fabric softener must not be used if you have selected the ‘Quick’ cycle.



Detergent in compartment marked  2

Fabric softener in compartment marked 

WH8560J and WH7560J models

  1. Press ‘POWER’ to activate your washer.
  2. Select your wash cycle by turning the SmartTouch™ Control Dial.
  3. Choose your wash options, if you wish to select options different from the default options for the cycle.
  4. Touch  to start the cycle.
  • If you make an invalid selection the washer will beep to alert you.
  • When the cycle finishes, your washer will perform end of cycle beeps and then turn off automatically.
  • If you wish to stop your washer at any point during a cycle simply touch  to pause the cycle. There may be a slight delay while the drum comes to a stop, then the door will unlock. Under certain conditions however the door will remain locked for safety reasons (refer to the ‘Safety features’ section).
  • If you wish to cancel or change the wash cycle once a cycle has started, simply touch the  button then select the new cycle. Touch  to restart the washer.
  • For the best fabric and colour care, remove your clothes as soon as the cycle has finished.

  • Failure to follow the advice in this guide may result in damage to your garments and your expectations of wash performance may not be met.

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