Programme selector/OffDisplay panel/buttons
Empty the condensate containerBy default, the condensation from the appliance runs into the condensation container.Alternatively, you have the option of discharging the condensation water supplied depending on the model. If you choose to discharge the condensation water into the waste-water system, you will not need to empty the condensation container during the drying programme or after each time you use the dryer.1. Remove the container, holding it level.2. Pour out the condensate. 3. Push the container back in until it clicks into place.
If Í (Condensate container) flashes in the display panel aWhat to do if..., page 11.
Clean fluff filterDo not operate the dryer without a fluff filter or with a defective fluff filter. A clean fluff filter minimises energy consumption.Clean the fluff filter after each drying cycle.1. Open the door. Remove any fluff from the door/around the door and pull out the fluff filter. 2. Remove the fluff from the shaft of the fluff filter. 3. Open the fluff filter and remove the fluff (sweep your hand over the fluff filter). If the fluff filter is very dirty or blocked, rinse with warm water and dry thoroughly.4. Close and reinsert the fluff filter.
6Programmes/fabricsDetailed overview of the programmes and fabrics aProgramme overview, page 7.Observe the care instructions on the care label.Algodón (Cottons) Hard-wearing fabrics.Sintéticos (Synthetics) Fabrics made from synthetic or blended fabrics.Dryness levels to select with the Cottons and Synthetics programmes:Extra seco para guardar (Cupboard Dry Extra)Thick and multi-layered fabrics.Seco para guardar (Cupboard Dry)Single-layered laundry.
|Seco (Iron Dry) Laundry suitable for ironing after drying.Sport Functional clothing made of microfibre.ā Antialergias (Anti-allergy)Cotton fabrics for drying in higher temperatures.Mix A mixed load of fabrics made of cotton and synthetic fabrics.Caliente (Warm)All types of fabric; time programme.Frío (Cold)Camisas 15 min (Shirts 15’)Cotton or linen fabrics that are still damp and easy-care fabrics.Rápido 40 min (Super 40’)Synthetics, cotton or blended fabrics.
WPlumas (Downs) Fabrics with down filling.Acabado lana (Wool finish)Woollen fabrics that are suitable for use in washers.
Your new dryerCongratulations - You have chosen a modern, high-quality Bosch domestic appliance.The condensation dryer is distinguished by its economical energy consumption.Every dryer which leaves our factory is carefully checked to ensure that it functions correctly and is in perfect condition.Should you have any questions, our after-sales service will be pleased to help.Disposal in an environmentally-responsible manner
This appliance is labelled in accordance with European Directive 2012/19/EU concerning used electrical and electronic appliances (waste electrical and electronic equipment - WEEE). The guideline determines the framework for the return and recycling of used appliances as applicable throughout the EU.For further information about our products, accessories, spare parts and services, please visit: www.bosch-home.com
Set and adjust the
Dryingʋ exclusively for domestic use,ʋ only for drying fabrics which have been washed using water. This appliance is intended for use up to a maximum height of 4000 metres above sea level.Keep children younger than 3 years old away from the dryer.Do not let children make the cleaning and maintenance work on the dryer without supervision.Do not leave children unsupervised near the dryer.Keep pets away from the dryer.The dryer can be operated by children 8 years old and older, by persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental abilities and by persons with insufficient experience or knowledge if they are supervised or have been instructed in its use by a responsible adult.
Display panel and settings
ʑDisplay panel (status indicators)p (Fluff filter/Heat exchanger)
Clean the fluff filter a page 4/11
or clean the heat exchanger a page 8.Í÷(Condensate container)
Empty the condensate container a page 4/11.
- Æ-§Ê(Programme sequence)These indicators show the programme progress in the next steps of the drying cycle:H Drying;
|] Iron Dry;+Cupboard Dry;
- Æ- Programme pause a if required;§ÊProgramme end.
((Childproof lock)You can lock the dryer to prevent the functions you have set from being changed inadvertently.
To activate/deactivate ( (Childproof lock) start the programme and then press and hold
the Inicio/Stop (Start/Pause) button for 5 seconds until a long acoustic signal is heard.
The option activated/deactivated a( (Childproof lock) indicator light on/off.[h:min](Remaining time)When a programme is selected, the anticipated drying time (remaining time) for the recommended load is displayed. While drying, the moisture sensors detect the actual load and correct the programme length. This is shown by jumps in the remaining time in the display panel.
ʑSettings (indicators lights and buttons)
Selected option activated/deactivated a indicator light on/off.See the separate Energy-saving mode instructions.
Duración/Duração (Drying Time)Drying time, available only for timed programmes, can be selected from min. 0:20 h to max. 3:00 h, in 10-minute steps.
Ajuste secado (Fine adjust)The dryness levels (e.g. Cupboard Dry) can be increased in three levels. The laundry is made drier. Default = 0. Selectable values: 0, 1, 2, 3. After setting the level of the fine adjustment for a programme, it is also retained for other programmes, until y
Ajuste secado (Fine adjust) is changed again.³¤- ¤Terminado en/em (Finished in)The time when the programme has to end can be set by selecting the Terminado en/em
(Finished in) time. The Terminado en/em (Finished in) time can be selected in one-hour steps,
up to a maximum of 24 hours. Select the Terminado en/em (Finished in) button repeatedly until
the required number of hours is displayed. Then press the Inicio/Stop (Start/Pause) button to
activate the Terminado en/em (Finished in) option. The programme ends after the selected
number of hours. Several minutes after activating Terminado en/em (Finished in) option
the display switches off to save energy. To switch it on select any button, close/open the door or turn the programme selector.
Delicado (Low Heat) Reduced temperature for delicate fabrics, e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide or elastane, with a longer drying time.Menos S(Wrinkle Guard Plus)After the programme finishes, the drum moves at regular intervals to prevent creases. Laundry remains loose and fluffy. The standard setting for each programme is 60 min. Automatic anti-crease function can be extended by up to 60 min.
&ü(Signal) For switching the buzzer on and off. & (Signal) indicates program end if it is activated. Other sounds are not influenced by this option.
Close the door
ʋ Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Drying . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3/4
ʋ Display panel and settings . . . . . . . . . . . 5
ʋ Notes on laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
ʋ Overview of programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
ʋ Care and cleaning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
ʋ Installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
ʋ Frost protection/Transport . . . . . . . . . . . 9
ʋ Optional accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ʋ Technical data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ʋ Consumption rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ʋ After-sales service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
ʋ What to do if ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/12
ʋ Safety instructions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13Never start the dryer if it is damaged!Inform your after-sales service!
Inspect the dryer
Sort the laundryRemove all items from pockets,especially cigarette lighters.The drum must be empty prior to loading.See also separate instructions for “Woollens basket” (depending on model).Make sure your hands are dry. Only grasp the plug by the plug body.
End of the programme...
Interrupt the programme
1. Open the door or press the Inicio/Stop (Start/Pause)übutton; the drying cycle is interrupted.2. Add or remove laundry and close the door.3. If required, select a new programme and additional
functions. Select the Inicio/Stop (Start/Pause) button. The remaining time is updated after a few minutes.The drum and door may be hot!
Notes on laundry ...Labelling of fabricsFollow the manufacturer's care instructions.hcSuitable for tumble drying.(cDry at normal temperature.
'cDry at low temperature a in addition, select Delicado (Low Heat).)cDo not tumble dry.Do not tumble dry the following fabrics:– Non-breathable fabrics (e.g. rubber-coated).
– Delicate materials (silk, curtains made from synthetic material) a these may crease.– Oil-stained laundry.Drying tips
– To ensure a consistent drying result, sort the laundry by fabric type and drying programme.
– Always dry very small fabrics (e.g. baby socks) together with large items of laundry (e.g. towels).
– Close zips, hooks and eyelets, and button up covers. Tie cloth belts, apron strings, etc. together or use a laundry bag.
– Do not over-dry easy-care laundry a risk of creasing. Allow laundry to finish drying in the air.
– Do not dry woollens in the dryer. They may, however, be refreshed in the dryer a page 7, Acabado lana (Wool finish) programme (depending on model).
– Do not iron laundry immediately after drying; fold items up and leave for a while a residual moisture will then be distributed evenly.
– Knitted fabrics (e.g. T-shirts, jerseys) often shrink slightly the first time they are tumble-dried.
a Do not use the Extra seco para guardar (Cupboard Dry Extra) programme.
– Starched laundry is not always suitable for dryers a starch leaves behind a coating that reduces the drying effect.
– When washing laundry that is to be tumble dried afterwards, use the correct amount of fabric softener as specified in the manufacturer's instructions.
– For pre-dried, multi-layered fabrics or small, individual items of laundry, use the timed programme. Also suitable for subsequent drying.
Environmental protection/energy-saving tips
– Before drying, spin the laundry in the washing machine a higher spin speeds minimise the drying time and reduce energy consumption.
– Use the maximum recommended capacity, but do not exceed it a Programme overview, page 7.
– Make sure the room is well ventilated during drying.
– Clean the fluff filter after every drying cycle a Clean the fluff filter, page 4/11.– Do not cover or seal the air inlet on the dryer.
Remove the laundry and switch off
4Control panelFluff filter
DoorInstallation a page 9.Observe the safety instructions on page 13.Read these instructions and the separate Energy-saving mode instructions before operating the dryer.To install the condensation drain, follow the Condensation drain instructions (provided separately).Condensate containerAir inlet
Programme sequence H|]+ Duración/Duração (Drying Time)Setting the drying time available only for timed programmes.
- Æ-§Ê y Ajuste secado (Fine adjust) Fine adjustment of dryness level.
Childproof lock ( ³¤- ¤ Terminado en/em (Finished in) Setting the programme end.
Condensate container Í Delicado (Low Heat) Low-heat drying - reduced temperature.
Fluff filter/Heat exchanger p Menos S(Wrinkle Guard Plus) Extends the anti-crease function.&(Signal) Buzzer on/off.
Inicio/Stop (Start/Pause) Starts, pauses and continues the programme; activates or
deactivates ( (Childproof lock).Programme selector for setting the programme and switching the appliance on/off. Can be turned in both directions.Maintenance flap
Further information can be found on Page 5
Programme overview see also page 6.
Sort the laundry according to type of textile and fabric. Fabrics must be suitable for tumble drying.
After drying, laundry is to be ...
cironed lightly ironed @cnot ironed cmangled
PROGRAMMES TEXTILE TYPE AND INFORMATION*Algodón (Cottons) max. 7 kgHard-wearing fabrics, boil-proof fabrics made of cotton or linen.*Sintéticos (Synthetics)max. 3.5 kgNon-iron laundry made of synthetic fibres and mixed fabric, easy-care cotton.
Seco |(Iron Dry) c÷@c The condition of the laundry means it is suitable for ironing (iron clothes in order to avoid creases).Seco para guardar (Cupboard Dry) @Single-layered laundry.Extra seco para guardar (Cupboard Dry Extra) @Laundry with thick, multi-layered parts.Sportmax. 1.5 kg
Fabrics with membrane coating, water-repellent fabrics, functional clothing, fleece fabrics (dry jackets/trousers with removable inter-nal lining separately).
ā Antialergias (Anti-allergy)max. 6 kgCotton fabrics for drying in higher temperatures to keep them more hygienic .
Mixmax. 3 kgMixed items of laundry made of cotton and synthetics (Mix).Caliente (Warm)max. 3 kgSuitable for pre-dried or slightly damp laundry and for drying off multi-layered, thick laundry.
Only dry wool, sports shoes and soft toys with the basket for woollens a Optional Accessories, page 10.
In the time programme, the laundry's residual moisture is not automatically detected. If the laundry is still too damp after the drying programme, repeat the programme and, if required, extend the programme length.Frío (Cold)max. 3 kgAll types of fabrics. For freshening up or airing of items of laundry that have been worn for a short period of time.Camisas 15 min (Shirts 15’)max. 1 kg
For optimal drying result dry a maximum of 5 business shirts together. After drying, iron clothes or hang them out and leave for a while. The remaining moisture will be distributed evenly.Rápido 40 min (Super 40’)max. 2 kg
Laundry made of synthetic fibres, cotton or blended fabrics (for example) that needs to be dried quickly. The values may differ from
the those specified depending on the type of fabric, mixture of laundry to be dried, residual moisture in the fabric and loading capa-city.WPlumas (Downs)max. 1.5 kgGarments with down feather fillings, pillows and blankets. By non quilt loads - please add just 1 piece per drying.Acabado lana (Wool finish)max. 3 kg
Woollen fabrics suitable for washers. Fabrics become fluffier but not dry. Remove fabrics once the programme has ended and allow to dry.
*Dryness levels can be selected individually a Cupboard Dry Extra, Cupboard Dry and Iron Dry | (depending on the model). Degree of dryness can be finely adjusted; multi-layered textiles require a longer drying time than single-layered items of clothing. Recommendation: Dry separately.9702 / 9001250663
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