Remove the laundry and switch off
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Bosch domestic appliance.
A distinctive feature of the condensation dryer with heat pump and
automatic cleaning of the heat exchanger is its low energy
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.
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.
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Open the door/load the laundry/
press the programme selector/
set the programme
ʋ For domestic use only.
ʋ Only to be used for drying fabrics that have been
washed with water.
Keep children younger than 3 years old away from
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 buttons
Please clean lint filter Clean the fluff filter a Page 4.
Empty the condensate container a Page 4 and/or clean the filter in the condensate
container a Installation and maintenance instructions, Page 3.
Heat exchanger is
Automatic cleaning of the heat exchanger. Do not empty the condensate container while this
Select the dryness level (e.g. C/board dry) or the drying time (20 mins up to 3 hrs: 30 mins,
depending on the model and programme).
C/board dry extra: For laundry with thick, multi-layered parts.
+ C/board dry: For single-layered laundry.
|cIron dry: The condition of the laundry means it is suitable for ironing (iron clothes in
order to avoid creases).
After the programme finishes, the drum moves at regular intervals to prevent creases.
Automatic reduced ironing function can be set in 30 mins intervals up to 120 mins.
The standard setting for each programme is 60 mins.
When a programme is selected, the anticipated drying time for the maximum load is
displayed. While drying, the moisture sensors detect the actual load and correct the
programme length. This is shown in the display by jumps in the Terminado en/em
(Finished in) time. The Terminado en/em (Finished in) time can be delayed in one-hour steps,
up to a maximum of 24 hours. Press the Terminado en/em (Finished in) button repeatedly
until the required number of hours is displayed (h=hour).
' Childlock: Activate/Deactivate a start programme, press and hold
the Terminado en/em (Finished in) button above the display panel for 5 seconds.
Menu Ï÷Spin speed; Ð÷Adjust drying level; ÷Low heat
Ï÷Spin speed: The spin speed that was used for the spin in the washing machine a used
exclusively to display the anticipated drying time (Terminado en/em (Finished in) time) more
Ð÷Adjust drying level: The drying result (e.g. Cupboard dry) can be increased in three
stages (+1 - max. +3); exception: Timer programmea default setting = 0. After one
programme has been finely adjusted, the setting is retained for the others.
÷Low heat: Reduced temperature for delicate fabrics ', e.g. polyacrylic, polyamide
or elastane, with a longer drying time.
Memoria 1/ 2
For saving individual programme settings that are used frequently. Use the programme
selector to select the required programme. Press and hold the Memoria 1/2 (Memory 1/2)
button for 3 sec. until the required programme has been saved.
To select the saved programme, briefly press the Memoria 1/2 (Memory 1/2) button.
The programme that is called from Memoria (Memory) 1 or 2 is displayed on the display
básicos 3 sec.
(Basic settings 3 sec.)
end signal, button signal, auto power-off and language. Press and hold both buttons
simultaneously for 3 seconds in order to access the menu.
end signal/button signal: The signal volume level can be selected: off - low - medium - loud
- very loud.
auto power-off: Activate/deactivate by pressing the básicos 3 sec. (Basic settings 3 sec.)
buttons. The dryer automatically switches off, depending on your selection, after 15, 30
or 60 mins. The setting is active after Menos S (Easy-Iron) or end of programme.
language: Select the required language.
Close the door
ʋ Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Control panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
ʋ Drying . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3/4
ʋ Display panel and buttons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
ʋ Notes on laundry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
ʋ Overview of programmes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
ʋ Important Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
ʋ Consumption rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
ʋ Normal noises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ʋ What to do if ... / After-sales service. . . . . 11/12
ʋ Safety instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Never start the dryer if it is damaged.
Inform your after-sales service.
Sort the laundry
Remove all items from pockets.
Check for cigarette lighters.
The drum must be empty prior to loading.
See programme overview on page 7.
See also separate instructions for “basket for woollens”
(depending on the model)
Make sure your hands are dry.
Hold the plug only.
Empty the condensate container
If the condensation drain is installed, it is not necessary to
empty the condensate container. a separate Instructions
for condensation drain.
Empty the container after each drying cycle, and not during
1. Remove the container, holding it level.
2. Pour out the condensation. Push the container back in
until it clicks into place.
You must also observe the a Installation and maintenance
instructions, Page 3.
Clean the fluff filter
The fluff filter consists of two parts. Clean the inner and outer
filter after every drying cycle:
1. Open the door.
Remove fluff from
the door/door area.
2. Pull out both parts of
the fluff filter.
3. Remove fluff from the edge of the shaft.
Fluff should not fall into the open shaft.
4. Open the filter and
remove all the fluff .
5. Rinse both parts
under running water and dry thoroughly
6. Close the inner and outer filter, put them
back together and reinsert them into the
End of the programme ...
Interrupt the programme
1 Open the door or press the $Inicio/Pausa Carga
(Start/Pause) button; the drying cycle is cancelled.
2 Add or remove laundry and close the door.
3 If required, select a new programme and additional
functions. Press the $Inicio/Pausa Carga
(Start/Pause) button. The Terminado en/em
(Finished in) time is updated after a few minutes.
Information on laundry ...
Labelling of fabrics
Follow the manufacturer's care information.
hcSuitable for tumble drying
(cDry at normal temperature.
'cDry at low temperature.
)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.
– 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
– 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
– Do not iron laundry immediately after drying; fold items up and leave for a while aresidual
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 C/board 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.
– With a small load, use the Timed programme.
Environmental protection / Energy-saving tips
– Before drying, spin the laundry in the washing machine a the higher the spin speed, the
shorter the drying time will be, thus less energy is consumed. Also spin easy-care laundry.
– Use the maximum recommended capacity, but do not exceed it aProgramme overview,
– Make sure the room is well ventilated during drying.
– Clean the fluff filter after every drying cycle aClean the fluff filter a Page 4.
– Keep the supply of cool air unobstructed a Do not cover or block the air inlet.
container with filter
Observe the safety instructions on Page 13.
You must read this instruction manual and the Installation
and maintenance instructions before using the dryer.
When installing the condensation drain, observe
the separate Instructions for condensation drain
(depending on the model)!
Installation aInstallation and maintenance instructions, Page 1
Clean fluff filters reduce energy consumption.
Depending on the selected programme, it may not be possible to select individual options.
The dryer is switched on and off by pressing
the button in the centre of the programme selector.
Select the programme by turning the outer ring on the programme
selector (the selector can be turned in both directions).
The selected programme is displayed.
Change the functions in the display using the buttons ? >
C/board dry extra, +cC/board dry, |cIron dry
Reduced ironing function can be set
up to 120 minutes
Menu Ï÷Spin speed, Ð÷Adjust drying level, ÷Low heat
básicos 3 sec. (Basic settings 3 sec.)
end signal, button signal, auto power-off and language
Memoria 1 (Memory 1)
Saves or calls individual settings
Memoria 2 (Memory 2)
Further information can
be found on page 5
Programmes / Fabrics
Detailed overview of the programmes and fabrics
aProgramme overview, Page 7.
Observe the care information on the care label.
Dryness level, timer programming and options can be
individually selected depending on the selected programme.
Cottons Hard-wearing fabrics
Fabrics made from synthetic or
A mixed load of fabrics made of
cotton or synthetic fabrics
Terry-towelling laundry e.g. towels
Secar c/cesto Wool in basket
Hand or machine-washable fabrics
made of wool or containing wool
All types of fabric except for wool
Shirts and blouses made of cotton
and blended fabrics
Down Fabrics with down filling
Functional clothing made of
Rápido 40’ Rapid 40’
Synthetic fibres, light cotton
or mixed fabrics
Peluches c/cesto Soft Toys in basket
Large quilted fabrics containing
Fabrics made from jeans/denim