Close supervision is necessary when the appliance is used near children. The drum door glass will be hot when washing at very high temperatures. Do not touch the glass. Danger of burns! Keep children away from the washer when in use.
If the power cord is damaged it must only be replaced by a Miele Ser- vice technician with a genuine Miele power cord. Before servicing, cleaning or in the event of a fault, disconnect the appliance from the main power supply.
Do not reach into the appliance if the drum is moving. Do not tamper with the controls. Accessories Only use genuine Miele accessories. If unapproved parts are used, guarantee, performance and product liability claims may become void. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS...
SPIN speed button to select the spin speed. PC Indicator allows a service technician to check and update the wash programs. Guide to the washer STATUS indicators shows the current cycle of the wash program. Buzzer button turns the buzzer on and off.
Washing tips: Energy and water consumption – Do not overload the washer. The energy and water consumption will be most energy efficient. – With smaller loads in the programs "Normal, Sanitize, Extra White and Custom" the washer automatically adjusts the water use to conserve water and energy.
Using the washer 1. Prepare and sort the laundry ^ Empty all pockets. Foreign objects left in pockets (e.g. nails, coins, paper clips, etc.) can cause damage to clothes and the machine. Pretreat stains ^ Tough stains (blood, egg, coffee, tea, etc.) or badly soiled areas (collars...
For best results, wash mixed loads of small and large items. This will improve washing effectiveness and help distribute the load evenly. Using the washer ^ Close the drum door. To prevent damage, make sure that there is no clothing caught between the drum door and the seal.
Using the washer 3. Select a program ^ Press the "PROGRAMS" button e or - until the desired program indicator lights. 4. Select a temperature and final spin speed The preselected temperature and/or spin speed can be adjusted if the program allows for it.
High hygienic requirements. Options: Extended, Heavy Soil, Sensitive, Buzzer For white items without special hygienic requirements. High Options: Extended, Buzzer For delicate items made from synthetics. Slow Hold No spin Using the washer Item / Tip of the way.
Using the washer Temperature Woolens Warm Cold No Heat Express Warm Cold No Heat Sturdy Warm Cold No Heat Custom Sanitize Sanitize Warm Cold No Heat Clean Machine Sanitize Final Spin Options: Sensitive, Buzzer High Items made from washable wool and mixed woolens.
– Selecting / Starting the final spin High The washer is set by default to the maximum spin speed of the wash High program. ^ You can select a lower spin speed.
Very visible soiling or stains. Use the "Heavy soil" function and add detergent in the Heavy soil compartment as described. Using the washer Too little detergent may cause: – Ineffective cleaning of laundry; fabrics may become gray and stiff over time.
Using the washer ^ Pull out the detergent dispenser drawer. ^ If you do not use bleach, please remove the insert from the main wash compartment. ^ Add detergent to the desired compartments. – Main wash Detergent for the main wash –...
Express Sturdy Custom Clean Machine only liquid detergent Miele offers a variety of specialized laundry detergents and fabric softeners, each uniquely designed to meet your individual laundry care needs. For more information visit the Miele.com web site. – – –...
When pressing the "Start" button, do not press and hold the button. Only a brief tap is necessary. The washer shows the current cycle of the wash program under "STATUS". The drum door will be locked when the program starts.
^ Remove the laundry. Check the drum for any missed pieces of laundry. Items inadvertently left in the washer may be damaged (e.g. shrink or discolor) during the next wash cycle. ^ Check the folds of the door seal for any small articles which may have been trapped.
^ Select a new program with the e - buttons. Using the washer Interrupting a program ^ Press the "Pause" button briefly. The washer interrupts the program and unlocks the door. Continue: ^ Tap the "Start" button. Changing a program A program change is not possible after a program has started.
Using the washer Adding/removing laundry during a wash program ^ Press briefly the "Pause" button. ^ Open the drum door. ^ Add or remove the piece of laundry. ^ Close the drum door. ^ Press the "Start" button. The program will continue automatically.
Quick guide Remove this guide for easy reference Please read all instructions, especially the "Important Safety Instructions", before using the washer.
Quick guide 1. Sort the laundry ^ Empty all pockets. ^ Sort the laundry by fabric and color. ^ pretreat stains. 2. Load the laundry ^ Open the drum door and load the laundry. ^ Close the drum door. To prevent damage to the door seal and clothing, make sure no clothing is caught between the drum door and seal.
9. Unload the laundry ^ Open the drum door. ^ Remove the laundry. Check the drum for any missed pieces of laundry. Items inadvertently left in the washer may be damaged (e.g. shrink or discolor) during the next wash cycle.
Quick guide Program guide Normal Wrinkle-free Sanitize Extra White Delicates Woolens Express Sturdy Custom Clean Machine Options Extended Heavy Soil Sensitive Buzzer The default settings are highlighted in bold.
"tripping" the circuit breaker. Do not hose the washer down. Cleaning the exterior and control panel ^ Clean the exterior of the washer with a mild solution of non-abrasive detergent or soap and water, then wipe dry with a soft cloth.
^ Pull the detergent drawer out until it stops, press down the release catch, and remove the drawer from the washer. ^ Remove the bleach compartment to clean it. ^ Remove the lid from the bleach container and clean both parts thoroughly in warm water.
Siphon tube and channel 1. Remove the siphon tube from the "Softener" compartment and rinse under warm water. Also clean the pipe connected to the siphon tube. 2. Put the siphon tube back into place. ^ Clean the fabric softener channel with warm water and a brush.
Cleaning and care Cleaning the water inlet filters The washer has two water inlet filters to protect each inlet valve. These filters should be checked and cleaned if necessary every 6 months. This may need to be done more frequently with some water supplies.
The washer has no power. The "child entrapment sensor" has reacted. Solution Check to determine if: – the washer is plugged in. – the circuit breaker has been tripped. ^ Open the drum door. ^ Check the drum for small children or animals.
Frequently asked questions The program was canceled, the buzzer sounds and the "Start" button flashes. Issue The "FAULT" indicator "Drain" lights. The "FAULT" indicator "Intake" lights. The "FAULT" indicators "Intake" and "Drain" light. The "STATUS" indicators "Pre-Wash" and "Main Wash" light.
An error message is displayed at the end of a program. Issue The "FAULT" indicator "Drain" lights. The "FAULT" indicator "Intake" lights. The "FAULT" indicator "Over sudsing" lights. Frequently asked questions Possible cause – To turn off the fault message: The drain is blocked.
Frequently asked questions General problems with the washer Problem The washer shakes during spin cycles. The pump is making unusual noises. Large residues of detergent remain in the dispenser drawer. Some fabric softener remains behind in the compartment, or there is too much water in the compartment.
– Run the "Sanitize" program without laundry using liquid detergent to clean the washer before using it for laundry again. – After drying, remove white residues with a clothes brush. – In the future add a water...
130°F (55°C). Solution Press the "Pause" button. The door lock opens. Deactivate the Child Lock as described in the chapter "Using the washer - Activate the Child Lock". Open the door as described on the following page.
Opening the drum door during a power failure or when the drain is blocked Pull the plug from the electrical outlet before cleaning the washer! ^ Open the detergent dispenser drawer and remove the tool. ^ Open the lint trap door.
Frequently asked questions Once the flow of water stops: ^ Remove the drain filter. ^ Clean out any foreign objects or lint from the filter. ^ Check that the drain pump impeller (in the back of the chamber) rotates freely by spinning it with your hand. ^ Return the drain filter and tighten it into place.
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Installation Front view High pressure intake hose, red mark for hot water High pressure intake hose, blue mark for cold water Power cord Flexible drain hose with detachable swivel elbow (drain options shown) Control panel Detergent dispenser drawer and door opener in case of power failure Drum door Access panel to lint trap and drain pump...
Rear view Electrical connection W-LAN communication module Rear access with grip for transport Water intake hose cold water (blue stripes) Water intake hose hot water (red stripes) Installation Drain hose Shipping struts Brackets for intake and drain hoses...
If the machine is installed on a raised platform it must be secured with retaining clips available from your dealer or Miele. If installed on a masonry or concrete base, the base should have a ½" (13 mm) to ¾" (19 mm) high rim.
^ Withdraw the two struts together with the support plate. ^ Cover the two holes with the provided plugs. Movement of the washer without the shipping struts in place should be kept to a minimum. The struts must be reinstalled before the machine is moved.
"walking" across the floor during use. Adjust the four leveling feet The washer is leveled by adjusting the four feet. The machine is delivered with all four feet completely screwed in. ^ Tip the machine slightly and place a support, such as a block of wood, underneath it.
(available at a hardware store). Both hoses must be connected to a water source or the machine will not function properly. Do not connect the washer to hot water only. ^ Turn on the valve(s) and check for leaks. The water pressure must be within 15 -145 psi (1 -10 bar).
^ Make sure there are no kinks in the drain hose. If necessary, the drain hose may be extended to run a maximum of 16 ft (4.9 m), as long as the 4 ft (1.2 m) height is not exceeded. Hose extensions are available from Miele. Plumbing...
Kit" will allow you to connect to a 240 V, 30 Amp line . This dual receptacle, wall mounted connection box can ONLY be used for connecting a Miele 1900 series clothes washer and 1500 series clothes dryer to an existing 30 Amp (NEMA 14-30 R) outlet.
Disposal of the packing material The cardboard box and packing materials protect the appliance during shipping. They have been designed to be biodegradable and recyclable. Ensure that any plastic wrappings, bags, etc. are disposed of safely and kept out of the reach of children, as they pose a danger of suffocation.
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