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Miele DA220-3 Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and Installation
Ventilation System
DA 220-3
To prevent accidents
and machine damage,
read these instructions
installation or use.
M.-Nr. 06 438 010



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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation Instructions Ventilation System DA 220-3 To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions installation or use. M.-Nr. 06 438 010...
  • Page 2 Turning on the fan ..........10 Selecting the power level.
  • Page 3 This appliance is intended for residential use only. Use the appliance only for its intended purpose. The manufacturer cannot be held responsible for damages caused by improper use of the hood. This appliance complies with current safety requirements. Improper use of the appliance can lead to personal injury and material damage.
  • Page 4 However, under certain conditions it may be possible for an installation in these applications. Please contact the nearest Miele dealer or the Technical Service Department with specific requirements. Before servicing or cleaning the unit, switch power off at the service...
  • Page 5 Never leave surface units unattended at high settings. Boilovers cause smoking and greasy spillovers may ignite. Heat oils slowly on low or medium settings. Always turn the hood “ON” when cooking at high heat or when cooking flaming foods. Clean ventilating fans frequently. Grease should not be allowed to accumulate on the fan or filter.
  • Page 6 When installing the hood, follow the recommended minimum safety distances between a Miele cooktop and the hood: – 22" (55 cm) above electric cooktops, – 26" (65 cm) above gas cooktops, – 26" (65 cm) above an open grill. If local building codes require a greater safety distance, follow their requirement.
  • Page 7 The ventilation hood works by air extraction. The air is drawn in and cleaned by the grease filters and directed outside. The hood comes equipped with a . This flap automatically closes when the hood is turned off so that no exchange of outside air and room air can occur.
  • Page 9 This button turns the light on and off and also dims the light. The lighting can be used independently of the fan. Four fan speed selection. This button activates the Delayed Shut Down feature. The fan can be set to turn off automatically after either 5 or 15 minutes.
  • Page 10 ^ Press the On/Off button. The fan runs at power level "2". The On/Off indicator lights. ^ Use the _ buttons to select the desired power level. & =increases the fan speed $ =decreases the fan speed Level "1" to "3" (green indicators) are usually sufficient for normal cooking.
  • Page 11 ^ Press the On/Off button to turn the fan off. The indicator goes out. The fan will turn off automatically 10 hours after the last button was activated. The lighting however will remain on. ^ Press the On/Off button to turn the fan back on again.
  • Page 12 A timer monitors the hours of fan operation. The indicator for the grease filter will light after 30 hours of operation. The grease filters must then be cleaned. After the grease filters have been cleaned and put in place, the grease filter timer must be reset.
  • Page 13 The grease filter timer is preset to 30 hours. This time can be lengthened or shortened to 20, 30, 40 or 50 hours. – A time of 20 hours should be programmed in kitchens with frequent pan or deep frying. –...
  • Page 14 Before cleaning or servicing the hood, disconnect it from the power supply by either removing the fuse, unplugging it from the outlet or manually "tripping" the circuit breaker. Never use abrasive cleaners, scouring pads, steel wool, thinner or caustic (oven) cleaners on the hood. They will damage the surface.
  • Page 15 The reusable metal grease filters remove solid particles from the vented kitchen air (grease, dust, etc). The grease filters should be cleaned every 3-4 weeks or whenever the grease filter timer indicator lights. A dirty filter is a fire hazard. ^ To remove the grease filters press the locking clips in towards the middle of the filter.
  • Page 16 Before changing the light bulbs, disconnect the hood from the power supply by either removing the fuse, unplugging it, or manually "tripping" the circuit breaker. When in use halogen bulbs become extremely hot, and they can burn your hands. Do not attempt to change the bulbs until they have had sufficient time to cool down.
  • Page 17 In the event of a fault which you can not correct yourself please contact the Miele Technical Service Department 1-800-999-1360 1-800-565-6435 When contacting the Technical Service Department, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. These are shown on the data plate which is visible when the grease filter is removed.
  • Page 19 Installation Instructions...
  • Page 20 The ceiling mounting plate will support the weight of the hood. This ceiling plate must be attached to rigid structural framing that is supported in its entirety by the ceiling joists, or to the ceiling joists directly. Do not attach the plate directly to the ceiling by using anchors, mollies or toggle bolts.
  • Page 21: Electrical Data

    If there is any question concerning the electrical connection of this appliance to your power supply, please consult a licensed electrician or call Miele’s Technical Service Department. 1-800-999-1360 1-800-565-6435 WARNING:...
  • Page 22 a Mounting bolt holes b Alternative positions for feeding through the power cord c Exhaust connection 6" (150 mm) diameter...
  • Page 23 When installing the hood, make sure that the following ( ) between the top of a Miele cooking surface and the bottom of the hood is: - 22" (55 cm) above electric cooktops - 26" (65 cm) above gas cooktops - 26"...
  • Page 24 ^ Cut a 7 " (190 mm) hole in the ceiling centered over the cooktop for the exhaust duct to pass through. The exhaust connection has a 6" (150 mm) diameter. ^ Hold the mounting plate up to the ceiling so that the orange arrow faces the front of the hood and aligns with the line drawn on the ceilling.
  • Page 25 If 6" (150 mm) ductwork is not possible then 5" (125 mm) ductwork can be used in conjunction with a reducing collar available from the Miele Technical Service Department (see "Installation / Air extraction" for further details). ^ Drill four "...
  • Page 26 ^ Insert the short edge of the two spring clips into their slots from below and pivot them 90° so that the tab faces the center of the mounting brake. ^ Pull the power cord through the mounting plate. ^ Insert the four countersunk screws M 6 x 20 into the recessed holes from above.
  • Page 27 ^ Using at least two people, lift the hood and guide the spring clips through their respective slots in the flange at the top of the chimney. Make sure they click into place and that the hood is hanging securely from the spring clips before allowing them to carry the weight.
  • Page 28 ^ Finally, being careful not to scratch the chimney, push the cover plate upwards until the spring fixing clips click into place. If installed correctly, the cover should be secure and flush against the ceiling. ^ Before using the appliance remove the grease filter and remove the protective foil from the filter frame.
  • Page 29 – Where the ductwork is horizontal, it must slope away from the hood at least " per foot (1cm per meter) to prevent condensation dripping into the appliance. – If the exhaust is ducted through an outside wall, a Miele Telescopic Wall Vent can be used.
  • Page 30: Air Extraction

    Air extraction If the exhaust is ducted into an inactive flue, the air must be expelled parallel to the flow direction of the flue. Never connect an exhaust hood to an active chimney, dryer vent, vent flue, or room venting ductwork. Seek professional advice before connecting an exhaust hood vent to an existing, inactive chimney or vent...
  • Page 31 The cardboard box and packing materials protect the appliance during shipping. They have been designed to be biodegradable and recyclable. Please recycle. To prevent suffocation of children, ensure that any plastic wrappings, bags etc. are disposed of safely and kept out of their reach. Old appliances may contain materials that can be recycled.
  • Page 32 Alteration rights reserved / 4304 M.-Nr. 06 438 010 / 00...