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Preference Options

You can change the setting of these options to suit your preferences or circumstances.

You can change the setting of these options to suit your preferences or circumstances. We recommend selecting the most suitable settings before you start using your . dishwasher.

Option What does it do?
Rinse aid Regulates the amount of rinse aid dispensed. Reduce this setting if there is excess foam after a wash. Increase this setting if dishes are wet or streaky after a wash.
Water softener* Refer to the ‘Water softener’ section of the ‘User guide’ for details.
Open drawer auto power-on Your dishwasher is factory-set to automatically power on for 30 seconds whenever you open the drawer. You can turn this setting off.
Beeps at end of wash Your dishwasher is factory-set to beep six times at the end of a wash. You can turn this setting off.
Closed drawer autolock When this setting is on, the drawer will automatically lock 30 seconds after it’s closed. It can then be unlocked by pressing Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.50.54 PM.png (unless Keylock or Childlock is also activated). Useful in boats or motor homes.
Clean dish indication When this setting is on, Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 3.18.51 PM.png will remain in the display after a wash to remind you that the dishes are clean. This is useful if you prefer storing clean dishes in your dishwasher, taking out only what you need. When the last clean dish has been removed, press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.50.54 PM.png to return to normal operating mode.

 

How to change the setting of an option

Check & Open

  • Check that there is no wash underway, press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.50.54 PM.png , then open the drawer.

Enter Menu & Scroll to Option

To enter the menu: press the Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 4.08.15 PM.png selector on top first with one finger, then the Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 3.16.22 PM.png button on the front with another finger, hold both until one long beep sounds, then release.

  • You are now in the Rinse aid option of the preference options menu.
  • If you want to change the Rinse aid setting, go to step 3 now.
  • If you want to change the setting of another option, you will need to scroll to that option first.

To scroll to the next option: press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.53.11 PM.png . To know which option you're in, watch the letters in the display (see the table below). When you have scrolled to the end of the sequence, it will start again with Rinse aid (after the lower tone).

Option Which option am I in? Possible settings Example
Rinse aid
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1 to 5

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4 indicators lit = setting is 4
Water softener*
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0 to 5

Open drawer auto power-on
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On or Off

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Beeps at end of wash
Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.53.11 PM.png
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On or Off

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Closed drawer autolock
Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.53.11 PM.png
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On or Off

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Clean dish indication
Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.53.11 PM.png
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On or Off

Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 4.33.50 PM.png

Change Settings

  • Press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 3.16.22 PM.png to change the setting within an option. For example, to change the Rinse aid setting from 4 (factory default) to 2, you need to press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 3.16.22 PM.png 3 times.

Save Setting & Quit Menu

  • Press Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 1.50.54 PM.png . This will save the new setting and quit the preference options menu.
*This option is disabled on models without water softener. It appears in the sequence of options but cannot be adjusted.
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