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Problem solving guide
Possible cause
Glassware has a
brown or blue tinge,
and film cannot be
wiped off.
Glassware is dull
and discoloured;
film cannot be wiped
This may be caused by the
Change your detergent.
The glasses are not
dishwasher-proof. The
surfaces are affected.
There is no remedy.
Purchase glassware which
is dishwasher-proof.
Tea or lipstick stains The wash temperature of
have not been
the selected programme
completely removed. was too low.
The bleaching effect of the
detergent used is too low.
Select a programme with a
higher wash temperature.
Natural dyes e.g. from
carrots, tomatoes or
ketchup may be the cause.
The amount of detergent
used or its bleaching effect
was not sufficient to deal
with natural dyes.
There are rust stains The affected items are not
on cutlery.
corrosion resistant.
Use more detergent (see
"Operation - Detergent").
Discolouration is irreversible.
Plastic items are
Change your detergent.
There is no remedy.
Purchase cutlery which is
A programme was not run
after dishwasher salt was
added. Traces of salt have
got into the wash cycle.
Always run the "Quick wash"
programme, without any
crockery in the dishwasher
and without selecting the
"Turbo" function, after
adding dishwasher salt.
The salt reservoir cap has
not been screwed on
Replace it, making sure that
it screws back on correctly.