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Miele Touchtronic T 1405 Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating Instructions
Vented Dryer
T 1405
To prevent accidents
and machine damage,
read these instructions
Installation or use.
M.-Nr. 05 313 361



Summary of Contents for Miele Touchtronic T 1405

  • Page 1 Operating Instructions Vented Dryer T 1405 To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions Installation or use. M.-Nr. 05 313 361...
  • Page 2 1. Turn on the dryer and load the laundry ....... . 7 2.
  • Page 3 WARNING - To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, or injury to persons when using your appliance, follow basic precautions, including the following: Read all instructions before using the appliance. Do not dry articles that have been previously cleaned, washed, soaked or spotted with gasoline, dry-cleaning solvents or other flammable or explosive substances.
  • Page 4 GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS This appliance must be grounded. In the event of malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electric shock by providing a path of least resistance for electric current. This appliance is equipped with a cord having an equipment-grounding conductor and a grounding plug.
  • Page 5 a e- For selecting a drying program. For selecting a drying option. For selecting the dryness level of finished laundry. Shows the current cycle of the drying program. When selected, a buzzer will sound at the end of a program. An illuminated indicator will alert you if the child lock has been activated or if a fault occurred.
  • Page 6 The dryer must be correctly installed and connected before the first use. Please refer to the "Installation Instructions". ^ Before using for the first time clean the drum with a cloth. Before drying, check fabric care labels for special drying instructions. q Dry with normal temperature r Dry with low temperature (select "Gentle"...
  • Page 7 ^ Press the "On/Off" button to turn on the dryer. ^ Press the "Door" button to open the door. ^ Load the laundry loosely into the drum. ^ Make sure the lint filters are in place. ^ Close the door with a firm swing - do not push it shut.
  • Page 8 Available drying options: Turbo, Full load, Gentle, Anti-crease Multi-layer, mixed loads of sturdy cottons, e.g. jeans, towels. Uniform loads of cottons, e.g. sheets, underwear, socks. Knitted items that may shrink, e.g. jersey material or lightweight cottons. Cotton or linen fabrics to be left damp for ironing.
  • Page 9 ^ A drying option can be selected or deselected with each press of the button. Fast drying for sturdy fabrics with increased temperature and a reduced program length. Select this option for efficient drying of a standard size load. For drying delicate fabrics at a lower temperature with an extended program time.
  • Page 10 The dryness level can be selected in the "Normal" and "Wrinkle-free" programs. (The dryness level of the other programs cannot be adjusted.) ^ Press the selection button until the desired indicator illuminates. In the "Wrinkle-free" program, only "More Dry", "Normal" and "Less Dry" can be selected.
  • Page 11 ^ Press the "Start/Stop T" button. Once the program starts, the current cycle of the program will be indicated in the "STATUS" display. The "Anti-crease/End" indicator will light at the end of a program and the buzzer will sound if it was selected. If a fault occurred, a "FAULT"...
  • Page 12 ^ Press and release the "Start/Stop T" button to stop the drying program. To continue drying: ^ Select the new program by pressing the e or - button. ^ Select any desired options. ^ Select a dryness level (available in the "Normal"...
  • Page 13 When activated, the child lock prevents the dryer from being operated by locking the control panel functions. The dryer can be turned on but not started. The "Child lock" indicator will flash. The door can be opened. Make sure the dryer is turned off and the door is closed.
  • Page 14 A clogged filter is a fire hazard! The lint filter must be cleaned after every program. ^ Open the door and remove the lint filter by gently lifting it upwards. ^ Wipe the lint off the filter with your hand (do not use any sharp objects!) ^ Any lint remaining in the hollow part of the door can be removed through the gap at the bottom with a dust...
  • Page 15 To reduce the risk of electric shock, disconnect the dryer from the power supply by shutting off the power main, tripping the circuit breaker or unplugging the power cord before performing maintenance. Never use abrasive cleaners, scouring pads, steel wool or caustic (oven) cleaners on the dryer.
  • Page 16 (see illustration). ^ Flip down the bulb cover. ^ Replace the light bulb with a temperature proof bulb, available from Miele. The light bulb must not exceed the maximum wattage listed on the data plate. ^ Flip up the light bulb cover and press it firmly until it clicks into place.
  • Page 17 The "Start/Stop T" button was not pressed. The circuit breaker tripped or the dryer is unplugged. The door is not closed. Add fabric softener to laundry when washing or select the "Less Dry" setting on the dryer. The bulb may be bad or burned out.
  • Page 18 The dryer is not operating efficiently because the duct hose is too long. The airflow is insufficient in the area of the dryer. The lint filters are clogged. The laundry was not spun sufficiently in the washer. The dryer is overloaded. Metal zippers interfere with the dryer’s moisture sensors.
  • Page 19: Quick Guide

    Quick Guide Remove this guide for easy reference Please read all instructions, especially the "Important Safety Instructions", using the dryer.
  • Page 20 ^ Press the "On/Off" button to turn on the dryer. ^ Press the "Door" button to open the door. ^ Load the laundry into the drum. Make sure that there is enough space in the drum for clothes to tumble freely. To prevent fabric damage, check that laundry will not be caught in the closed door.
  • Page 21 ^ Press the "Start/Stop T" button. The "Anti-crease / End" indicator will light. ^ Press "Door" and remove the laundry. ^ Press the selection button until the ^ Clean the lint filter. desired indicator illuminates. ^ Press the "On/Off" button to turn off the dryer.
  • Page 22 Available drying options: Turbo, Full load, Gentle, Anti-crease For laundry to be folded and shelved immediately, e.g. jeans, towels. For uniform loads, e.g. sheets, underwear, socks. For knitted items that may shrink, e.g. jersey material or lightweight cottons. For items to be left damp for ironing. For items to be ironed with a rotary iron.
  • Page 23 In the event of a fault you cannot fix yourself, please contact the Miele Technical Service Department 1-800-999-1360 1-800-565-6435 When contacting Technical Service, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. They can be found on the data plate located below the drum opening.
  • Page 25: Installation Instructions

    Installation Instructions...
  • Page 26 Installation, repair and maintenance work should be performed by a Miele authorized service technician. Work by unqualified persons could be dangerous and could void the warranty. Before installation, disconnect the tumble dryer from the electrical supply by shutting off the power main, unplugging the power cord or tripping the circuit breaker.
  • Page 27 The cardboard box and packing materials protect the appliance during shipping. They have been designed to be biodegradable and recyclable. To prevent suffocation of children, ensure that any plastic wrappings, bags, etc. are disposed of safely and kept out of the reach of children. Old appliances may contain materials that can be recycled.
  • Page 28 The tumble dryer can also be placed on top of a Miele washing machine for a stacked installation. An appropriate stacking kit is required. The stacking kit is available from your Miele dealer or the Miele Technical Service Department. Installation of the stacking kit must be performed by a Miele authorized technician.
  • Page 29 057B for on-site outlet NEMA 10-30 R 060B for on-site outlet NEMA 14-30 R For more information on the "Easy Installation Kit" or if you have questions concerning the electrical connection, please contact: 1-800-999-1360 1-800-565-6435
  • Page 30 a Exhaust connection: The exhaust hose can be installed either at the rear, left or right of the dryer. b Power cord with plug c Control panel d Door e Four height adjustable feet...
  • Page 31 The dryer must be level to ensure safe and proper operation. Minor discrepancies do not however, have an adverse effect on operation. The machine can be leveled by turning the legs clockwise or counterclockwise as necessary. The exhaust connection can be left at the rear of the dryer (factory standard) or moved to the left or right side of the dryer.
  • Page 32 An airflow gap of " (10 mm) must be provided between the machine and the floor. This airflow gap must not be blocked by a toekick or thick piled carpets. Do not install the dryer next to a refrigerator. The warm air exhausting from the dryer can affect the thermostat of the refrigerator, causing it to run continuously.
  • Page 33 Using the connector supplied, an exhaust hose (4" [100 mm] diameter) can be installed. Necessary materials: – a wall or window duct – an exhaust hose made of approved non-flammable material ^ Install the connector, , with the exhaust hose or pipe, , to the dryer. Window connection (installed in a plexiglass pane) Connector for the flexible exhaust hose...
  • Page 34 Necessary materials: – a wall pipe – flexible foam gasket Wall pipe Flexible foam gasket Wall pipe Flexible foam gasket ^ Connect the flexible foam gasket, , to the wall pipe connector, . ^ Push the dryer to the wall.
  • Page 35 The overall duct length will determine the duct diameter. ^ Measure the actual duct length needed to go from the dryer’s exhaust connection to the vent outlet: 1. Establish the number of elbows or bends necessary, noting the type of bend, angle and radius involved (see Table).
  • Page 36 – 3’ 3" (1 m) straight – 45° angle – 90° angle – 3’ 3" (1 m) straight – 45° angle – 90° angle – 90° angle – with louvers – with flap – left or right side 10" 10" 10"...
  • Page 37 Wall duct with louvered wall vent 90° bend 20" (0.5 m) rigid pipe 90° bend left vent opening The total duct length is less than 33 feet (10 m), so a duct diameter of 4" (100 mm) with adapter is sufficient. 12’...
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