Before cleaning or carrying out
maintenance, switch off the dryer.
Clean the heat exchanger at least
every month, proceeding as
Open the door and press the heat
exchanger flap button on the
bottom of the door entrance.
The heat exchanger flap opens.
Fold the heat exchanger handle
upwards to the horizontal position
and remove the heat exchanger.
Clean the heat exchanger under
running water by turning it around
to reach all sides, especially in
front and behind.
Wipe away dust and lint from the
seals and the heat exchanger plates.
Remove the lint in the heat
exchanger housing. Keep the
drainage hole (left side in front in
the housing) free from lint.
Insert completely the heat
exchanger in its housing (TOP or
HAUT mark upwards) keeping the
handle in horizontal position, and
then push down the handle.
Close the flap.
The heat exchanger aluminium plates
may become discoloured over time.
Depending on the model, the
opening of the flap can be horizontal
or vertical. This doesn’t change the
functioning of the flap.