Installing the Washing Machine
Plugging in the machine
For European Users. You will NOT need to ground the plug of the washing machine.
For U.S. Users. You MUST ground the plug of the washing machine.
Check with a licensed electrician before using the machine to make sure it is properly grounded.
For U.K. Users.
WARNING THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED.
This appliance must be earthed. In the event of an
electrical short circuit, earthing reduces the risk of electric
shock providing an escape wire for the electric current.
The appliance is equipped with a mains lead which
includes an earth wire for connecting to the earth terminal
of your mains plug.
The plug must be plugged into a socket that is properly
installed and earthed.
*The wires in this mains lead are coloured in accordance
with the following code:
Green and yellow
•AS the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this appliance may not correspond with the coloured markings indentifying the terminals in your plug,
proceed as follows.
• Connect the green and yellow wire to the terminal
in the plug marked with the letter E or the earth
) or coloured green or
Ensure that the plug and power
• Connect the blue wire to the terminal marked
cord are not damaged before use. If
with the letter N or coloured black.
you have any reason to remove the
• Connect the brown wire to the terminal marked
moulded plug from this appliance,
with the letter L or coloured red.
immediately remove the fuse and
* Consult a qualified electrician or service technician
dispose of the plug.
Do not connect the plug to a mains
if in doubt about any of these instructions.
socket under any circumstances as
The manufacturer of this washing machine will
there is a danger of electric shock.
not accept any liability for damage to persons or
material for non observance of these requirements.
There are no user serviceable parts inside the
Your washing machine should be
washing machine and if the mains lead of this
operated on a separate circuit
from other appliances. Failure to
appliance is damaged, it must only be replaced by
do this may cause the circuit
qualified service personnel approved by the
breaker to trip or the fuse to blow.
manufacturer because special tools are required.
SAMSUNG Washing Machine Owner’s Instructions 5