Instructions for a new washing machine

Follow manufacturer’s washing machine instructions.

Generally the procedure is:

  • Unpack your machine

  • Check for damage

  • If damaged, do not install, and contact your supplier

  • Remove the protective screws from the back

  • Put plastic plugs in their place

  • Keep screws safe for later

  • Place your new machine where you want it

  • Close to a tap and water outlet, as well as a power source

  • Adjust the washing machine’s feet to the floor

  • No more than a 2° angle

  • Attach water inlet hose to tap

  • Screw onto the cold water inlet on the machine

  • Connect the drain hose to a draining duct or under sink tap

  • Make sure to remove any blanks from the hose first

  • The drain hose should be raised 15cm from the ground

  • Connect to the power

  • Be sure to check the plug and socket are compatible