Operating and installation instructions Oven H 5981 BP en - GB To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time. M.-Nr. 09 055 080...
Any other use is not supported by the manufacturer and could be dangerous. Miele cannot be held liable for damage resulting from incorrect or improper use or operation of the appliance. This appliance is not intended for...
Technical safety Installation, maintenance and repairs may only be carried out by a suitably qualified and competent person in strict accordance with current national and local safety regulations. Repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous. The manufacturer cannot be held liable for unauthorised work.
Miele replacement parts are used. If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by a Miele approved service technician to avoid a hazard. This appliance may only be used in mobile installations such as ships etc. if...
Alcohol should be burnt off before the dish is placed in the oven to avoid this danger. Cover any food which is left in the oven to be kept hot. Any moisture in the food could lead to corrosion damage in the oven.
Due to the high temperatures radiated, objects near the appliance could catch fire. Accessories Only use genuine Miele spare parts and accessories with this appliance. If spare parts or accessories from other manufacturers are used, this will invalidate the guarantee, and Miele cannot accept liability.
Disposal of the packing material The transport and protective packing has been selected from materials which are environmentally friendly for disposal, and should be recycled. Ensure that any plastic wrappings, bags, etc. are disposed of safely and kept out of the reach of babies and young children.
Guide to the appliance H 5981 BP Control panel Door lock for pyrolytic operation Top heat/grill element Steam inlet openings for Moisture plus Back panel with air inlets for the fan and receiver for the wireless food probe Side runners with three shelf levels...
Safety switch-off Safety switch-off is triggered automatically if the oven is operated for an unusually long period of time. The period of time will depend on the oven function selected. Cooling fans The cooling fans will come on automatically when a cooking programme is started.
Features Energy saving features Lighting The oven lighting is set to switch off 15 seconds after the start of a cooking programme (default setting). See "Settings - Lighting". Door contact switch If the oven door is opened during operation, the door contact switch automatically switches off the heating elements and the fan, if a "Fan"...
"Settings - Catalyser - Off next programme only". Accessories The following accessories are supplied with this oven. These and other accessories are also available to order from the Miele Spare Parts Department, your Dealer or via the internet at www.miele-shop.com. Features...
Features Universal tray and rack with anti-tip safety notches The universal tray and rack are inserted into the oven between the two rails of a shelf runner. Both the universal tray and rack have non-tip safety notches which prevent them being pulled right out when they only need to be partially pulled out.
Take care not to burn yourself on them. The FlexiClip runners are fitted in between the two rails that make up a shelf level. The telescopic runner with the Miele logo is fitted on the right. When fitting the FlexiClip runners do not extend them.
Features Changing the position of the FlexiClip telescopic runners Make sure that the oven has cooled down before moving the FlexiClip runners. Take care not to burn yourself on them. To change the position of the FlexiClip runners: ^ Remove the FlexiClip runners from...
Miele@home enabled appliances send information via the household wiring network to the master appliance appliances, as well as information about the progress of the programme. These instructions are for a communication enabled oven can be linked into the Miele@home system via a Miele@home installation kit and a communication module (optional accessories).
Controls The appliance is operated via the display and below the display. These react to finger contact. A keypad tone will sound each time a sensor is touched. The volume of the keypad tone can be adjusted or switched off altogether (see "Settings - Volume - Keypad tone"). Sensors Meaning C Sensors...
Display All information about functions, temperature, cooking durations, Auto- matic programmes and settings is shown in the display. After the appliance has been switched on by touching the sensor, the Main menu appears in the display with a list of options available. An option is selected by touching the illuminated sensor C next to the...
Controls Symbols The following symbols will appear in the display in addition to the text: Symbol Meaning Appears beside an option and is allocated to a sensor C. You select the option you want by touching the sensor beside the dot. A maximum of 3 options can be shown in the display.
When a function is selected, the following symbols may appear in the display, depending on setting: Symbol Meaning Duration Finish Start time Programme finished Rapid heat-up phase, Rapid searing phase Heating-up phase, Searing phase Core temperature when using the food probe Fan plus, Fan heat Intensive bake Moisture plus...
Functions Your oven has a range of oven functions for preparing a wide variety of recipes. These include: Top heat/grill element (under the roof of the oven) Bottom heating element (under the floor of the oven) Ring heating element (behind the intake vent for the fan)
Conventional heat – For baking traditional recipes, e.g. fruit cake, casseroles. – Also ideal for soufflés. – If using an older recipe or cookbook, set the oven Top heat – Use this setting towards the end of baking, to brown the Bottom heat –...
"OK", the display will show a message to tell you that: – your appliance is equipped for the Miele|home system. – your appliance has been successfully set up to use it for the first time. As soon as you confirm this last message with "OK", your appliance is...
You can call up the Automatic programmes by selecting the "Automat- ic" option from the main menu. ^ Switch the oven on with the sensor. ^ Select "Automatic". A list will appear in the display. ß Cakes ß...
In addition to the cooking function and temperature, the words "Heating-up phase" or "Rapid heat-up phase" will show in the display until the oven has reached the set temperature. Once the set temperature is reached, a signal will sound (provided this is activated - see "Settings - Volume -...
More about manual operation Automatic switch-off can be selected when operating the oven manually. You can also adjust the heat-up phase and the humidity level inside the oven. To select a function ^ Switch the oven on. ^ Select the required function.
The SpeedLight illumination is set up ex works to switch on when the oven is being operated. As soon as the oven starts to heat up at the beginning of a cooking programme, the SpeedLight illumination lights up yellow. The rising temperature is shown by the change in the colour of the light from yellow via orange to red.
30 minutes to cook, and needs to be ready at 12:15:00. Select Duration, and enter 0:30 h, or select Finish and enter 12:15. The oven will switch off automatically at the time set. Delaying the start with Automatic switch-off We recommend using automatic switching on and off when roasting.
Buzzer tones"). After the programme has finished – The cooling fans will continue to run for a while after the oven has been switched off to prevent any humidity building up in the oven, on the control panel or in the oven housing unit.
To pre-heat the oven: ^ Select the required function and set the temperature. ^ Wait for the oven to reach the set temperature. Once the set temperature is reached, an audible tone will sound (provided this is activated - see "Settings - Volume - Buzzer tones").
User programmes Up to 25 frequently used recipes can be saved under a user-defined name, and then called up again as required. Either – Select the Save as option at the end of running an Automatic programme and give the programme a name of your choice, or –...
To create a User programme If programmes already exist under User programmes, the "Create" option has to be selected in order to save additional programme stages to memory. Then continue following the instructions below. ^ Select the "User programme" menu. ^ Select and confirm the cooking function you want.
^ Insert the metal tip fully into the food. The handle should be angled upwards. ^ Place the food in the oven and close the door. ^ Select the required function. The recommended temperature will appear highlighted in the display.
Using the residual heat in the oven saves energy. "Energy save" will appear in the display to show that the oven is in energy save mode. The time remaining will continue to be visible in the display. The cooling fans continue to run, as do the hot air fans if a "fan"...
The options are: ß Automatic This requires enough water for one burst of steam. The burst of steam will be injected into the oven automatically after the heating-up phase. Steam is injected for about 5 minutes.
The residual moisture evaporation process The oven will heat up to approx. 150 °C, and the residual water in the oven cavity will evaporate. How long this takes will depend on the amount of water in the system.
Moisture plus which have been run and the amount of water taken into the oven for these. This will be indicated in the display. The steam injection system should be descaled regularly. How often this needs to be done will depend on the water hardness level in your area.
Minute minder (egg timer) The minute minder can be used to time any activity in the kitchen, e.g. boiling eggs. You can enter a time of up to a maximum of 9 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds. You can set the minute minder at the same time as another timed programme, e.g.
Your appliance is supplied with a number of standard default settings. To change a setting: ^ Select the "Settings J" option. The list of options will show in the display. ß Language J ß Time ß Lighting ß Main menu ß...
Settings Time (of day) display Select how you want the time to appear in the display when the oven is switched off: ß On (Factory default) The time will always show in the display. ß On for 60 seconds The time is only ever visible for 60 seconds when the oven is switched on and when it is switched off.
The cooling fans will continue to run for a while after the oven has been switched off to prevent any humidity building up in the oven, on the control panel or in the oven housing unit. ß Sensor controlled (Factory default) The auto sensor will switch off the cooling fans.
Settings Start ß Automatic (Factory default setting) A programme will start automatically approx. 20 seconds after making your last entry without having to select Start. ß Manual If "Manual" has been selected, "Start" will appear at the beginning of each programme and must be confirmed before the programme will start.
In standby mode ß On The SpeedLight illumination under the control panel remains switched on when the oven is switched off. ß Off (Factory default) The SpeedLight illumination under the control panel goes out when the oven is switched off.
The options are: ß System lock ß In operation lock System lock The lock prevents the oven being switched on unintentionally, by children for example. The system lock has to be set to "Permitted" (activated) in order to use it.
Units Temperature ß °C (Factory default) ß °F Showroom programme ß Off (Factory default) ß Demo programme ß Continuous loop ß Demo mode This programme is for dealers who want to demonstrate the appliance without the heater elements working. Do not activate this setting for domestic use! If you select and activate this option by mistake, you can deactivate it as...
If this is not done, it might become impossible to remove and could cause the surface to alter or discolour. Clean the front using a damp Miele microfibre E-cloth or with a clean sponge and a solution of hot water and washing-up liquid. Wipe dry using a soft cloth.
FlexiClip telescopic runners are best cleaned after each use. This prevents soiling drying on or being burnt on when the oven is used again. If the runners are used frequently without being cleaned, it may become very difficult or even impossible to...
Cleaning and care Normal soiling Clean the surfaces of the runners using a damp Miele microfibre E-Cloth or with a clean sponge and a solution of hot water and washing-up liquid. Wipe dry using a soft cloth. Remove any cleaning agent residues thoroughly.
Because PerfectClean enamel is designed to be easily cleaned, the use of these cleaners is not recommended. However, if you still cannot get the surface clean, an oven cleaner can be used, but for a couple of minutes only.
– abrasive sponges, e.g. pot scourers or sponges which have been previously used with abrasive cleaning agents, – oven spray must not be used in a hot oven or left on for too long, – PerfectClean enamelled items must not be washed in a dishwasher.
Oven interior The oven interior is coated with dark pyrolytic enamel which facilitates cleaning. This is a particularly hard enamel with an extremely smooth surface and very good anti-stick properties. Manual cleaning of the oven interior Allow the oven to cool down before cleaning by hand.
280 °C if the temperature inside the oven is higher than 280 °C. Starting a pyrolytic process ^ Take all accessories out of the oven. ^ Select the "Pyrolitic" function. ^ Start the pyrolytic cleaning process. The door will lock.
Depending on soiling levels in the oven there may be visible deposits on the door and below the trim under the oven cavity. This is best removed using a non-abrasive sponge or non-abrasive stainless steel spiral pad and a mild solution of warm water and washing-up liquid.
To remove the oven door Take care when removing the door - it weighs approx. 13.5 kg. The oven door is connected to the oven by hinges. Before removing the door, the locking clamps on both hinges have to be released.
To dismantle the oven door The oven door is made up of four panes of glass and has vents at the top and bottom. When the oven is operating, air is circulated through the door to keep the outer pane cool.
Cleaning and care You can now remove the inner and the two middle panes. ^ Gently lift the inner pane up and pull out of the cover strip. ^ Remove the glass fibre seal. ^ Now gently lift up the upper of the two middle panes and remove it.
^ Clean the glass panes and other components with a Miele E-cloth or a clean sponge and a solution of hot water and washing-up liquid. Wipe dry using a soft cloth. The fibre-glass seal is particularly sensitive and should not be cleaned unless absolutely necessary.
Cleaning and care ^ Refit the glass fibre seal. ^ Push the inner pane into the plastic strip and insert it in the retainers. ^ Flip the glass pane retainers inwards to close them. To refit the door ^ Hold the door securely at both sides and carefully fit it back onto the hinge guides.
Cleaning and care To remove the FlexiClip telescopic runners Make sure the oven heating elements are switched off and cool. Take care not to burn yourself on them. ^ Lift the FlexiClip runner up at the front and pull it out along the rail.
Make sure the oven heating elements are switched off and cool. Take care not to burn yourself. ^ Pull the shelf runners out of the oven. ^ Unscrew the wing nuts and lower the top heating element. Do not use force to pull it down as this can cause the element to break.
Descaling Only use the descaling tablets supplied with the appliance. These have been specially formulated and are available from the Miele Spare Parts Department or via the internet on www.miele-shop.com. Other types of descaling agents will damage the oven. Follow the instructions on the package carefully to avoid damaging the oven.
A plastic tube (with clip) is supplied with your oven so that you do not have to hold the container with the descaling agent underneath the water intake tube.
^ Take the universal tray out of the oven and empty it. Place the tray back in the oven again at the top shelf level. ^ Unclip the plastic tube from the container. Rinse the container and fill with approx.
Problem solving guide With the aid of the following guide, minor problems can be easily corrected without contacting Miele. If you cannot resolve a problem following these instructions please contact Miele Service. Do not attempt to open the appliance casing yourself!
Problem Possible cause and remedy ^ Disconnect the appliance from the electricity supply: The top lighting is not working. ^ Turn the lamp cover a quarter turn anti-clockwise to release ^ Replace it with a new halogen lamp (Osram 66725 AM/A, ^ Refit the lamp cover and turn it clockwise to secure it.
– Fault 32: The door has not locked for the pyrolytic – Fault 33: The door lock for the pyrolytic cleaning process For all other fault codes please contact the Miele Service Department. was not reached. This could have been caused by too much soiling in the oven to start with.
In the event of a fault which you cannot correct yourself, or if the appliance is under guarantee, please contact – your Miele Dealer – Miele (see back cover for contact details). A call-out charge will be applied for service visits where the problem could have been resolved as described in these instructions.
Optional accessories The following accessories may come as standard with some models. They are also available to order at extra cost via the internet on www.miele-shop.com, your Miele Dealer or the Miele Spare Parts Department. FlexiClip telescopic runners More FlexiClip telescopic runners can be fitted in the oven in addition to those supplied.
– HUB 61-35 (internal dimensions approx. 38 x 35 x 8 cm) Gourmet oven dish lid When ordering a lid, please specify the gourmet oven dish it is to be used with (HUB 61-22 or -35). Optional accessories Child safety lock...
Brown = live WARNING THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED When replacing the cable supplied with another cable or changing the connection, only cable type H 05 VV-F with a suitable cross- sectional area (CSA) may be used (available from Miele Spare Parts).
Electrical connection - Country variants Please refer to your electrical distributor. Single phase AC 230 V - country variant This device is intended for connection to a power supply system where the maximum value of external phase neutral loop impedance Z 0.35 Ohms at the point of distributor supply connection is not exceeded.
Installation in a base unit HAL 5900 trim, available as an optional accessory, is only required when building the oven into a base unit. ^ Fix the HAL 5900 trim into the unit cut-out under the worktop (see lower section of diagram).
Building-in diagrams Installation in a tall unit...
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