Faulty components must only be replaced with genuine Miele spare parts to maintain safety standards. If the power cord is damaged it must only be replaced by a Miele Service technician with a genuine Miele power cord.
However, under certain conditions it may be possible for installation in these applications. Please contact the Miele Technical Service Department with specific requirements. Do not install this machine in rooms where temperatures below freezing may occur.
If the washer needs to be descaled, use a descaling agent with corrosion protection. These special descaling agents can be purchased from the Miele Service department. Use as directed. Never use solvent based cleaning agents in this machine, this may result in damage and create toxic fumes.
Guide to the washer Control panel a "Start" button, with indicator starts the selected wash program. b Display with –, "OK" and + buttons allows more info to be seen on the following screens. c m Delay Start button, with indicator d PC Indicator/Optical interface allows a service technician to check and update the wash programs...
Display – / + buttons To change the component highlighted in the display. – decreases the value or moves the marker up + increases the value or moves the marker down. "OK" button To confirm the selected value and to select the next component.
Before using for the first time The appliance must be correctly installed and connected before the first use. Please see the "Installation instructions". For safety reasons, it is not possible to run a spin cycle before the first use. The Welcome screen shows when the machine is turned on for the first time.
1. 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. ^ Pre-treat stains. Tough stains (blood, egg, coffee, tea etc.) or badly soiled areas (collars and cuffs) should be penetrated with a stain remover or a paste made from powder detergent and warm water.
Using the washer 2. Load the laundry ^ Open the drum door using the "Door" button. The drum light switches on. ^ Load the laundry loosely into the drum. For best results, wash mixed loads of small and large items. This will improve washing effectiveness and help distribute the load evenly.
3. Select a program ^ Select a program and the desired temperature with the program selector. The display shows the selected wash program. Cottons The display switches to the program selection. 60°C 1400 rpm Duration: ^ To change the highlighted spin speed use the +/–...
Using the washer 4. Adding detergent Use detergent according to the laundry soiling and water hardness. Too little detergent may cause: – ineffective cleaning of laundry; fabrics may become gray and stiff over time. – grease stains on the laundry. –...
5. Starting a program Coin mechanism If the machine is coin operated, please regard the displayed request to pay. If the door is opened after a program has started or if the program is canceled the credit is lost. "Start" flashes when a program can be started.
Using the washer The program will be locked 3 minutes after the program has started when the washer is operated with a coin mechanism. Canceling or changing a program is no longer possible. Canceling a program A program can be canceled any time after a program has started.
Adding/removing laundry during a wash program You can interrupt some programs to add or remove a piece of laundry. ^ Press the "Door" button to open the door. ^ Add or remove the piece of laundry. ^ Close the drum door. The program will continue automatically.
Program guide COTTONS 95° to 30°C (203°F to 86°F) Items Items of cottons, linens or mixed fabrics. Tips – Use COTTONS 95°C to sanitize laundry or for heavily soiled items. – Wash dark colored fabrics with detergent for colors or a liquid detergent.
Bed linen 60°C to 40°C (140°F to 104°F) Items Bed linens made of cottons or mixed fabrics. Use color detergent for color items Detergent Universal or color detergent Load size 14.3 lb (6.5 kg) Curtains 40°C to cold (104°C to cold) Items Curtains which are machine washable according to the manufacturer.
Program guide Quick wash 40°C (104°F) Items Small load of lightly soiled items, which can be washed in "COTTONS" Detergent Universal or color detergent Load size 7.7 lb (3.5 kg) Shirts 60°C to 40°C (140°F to 104°F) Items Shirts and dress shirts. Pre-treat collars and cuffs if they are more soiled than usual.
Proofing 40°C to 30°C (104°F to 86°F) Items To treat micro fiber, ski clothing, fine dense cotton or table cloths to make them water repellent and soil resistant. – The item should be washed and spun or dried. – To get an optimum result heat-treat the items in a clothes dryer or by ironing them.
Program guide Additional special programs can be accessed in the menu "Settings - Supervisor level". Contact Miele technical service to access these programs. Intensive Wash 60°C to 40°C (140°F to 104°F) Items Heavily soiled cottons, linen or mixed fabrics Detergent...
Towels + 60°C to 40°C (140°F to 104°F) Items Lightly soiled cotton terry laundry Use color detergent for dark colored laundry Detergent Universal detergent Load size 12 lb (5.5 kg) Capes 30°C (86°F) Items Lightly soiled synthetic capes Detergent Detergent for delicates Load size 6.6 lb (3.0 kg) Chem.
Program sequence COTTONS MINIMUM IRON DELICATES Towelling Table linen Bed linen Curtains Denim Dark garments Woollens Quick wash Shirts Starch Pillows Outerwear Proofing Extra Rinse Intensive wash* Flour* Grease and fat* Towels* Capes* Chem.Therm. Dis.* * = Programs can be added from the "Settings - Supervisor level" when activated by the Technical Service.
Symbols d = Low water level ( = Medium water level e = High water level a = Normal wash rhythm b = Gentle wash cycle c = Woolens The washer is equipped with an electronic control which determines the load size automatically.
The delay start feature cannot be used when the washer is operated by a coin mechanism. The delay start feature allows you to start a program at a later time. The program start can be delayed 30 minutes up to 24 hours. The time of day must be correctly set to allow the delay start feature to function properly.
Detergent Only use laundry detergent formulated for front loading washing machines. For wool and wool blend fabrics use a detergent formulated for wools. Follow instructions on the detergent packaging for the correct use and amount of detergent. The amount of detergent used depends on the level of soiling: Light soiling No soiling or stains are visible.
^ When dying fabrics in the washer, adhere to the manufacturer’s instructions. External dispensing As an option the washer can be set up to an external detergent dosage system. A conversion kit is necessary which can be purchased from Miele Technical Service. Detergent...
Cleaning and Care Before cleaning the appliance, disconnect the power supply by unplugging the unit or manually tripping the circuit breaker. Do not use chemical solvents, abrasive cleaners, glass or all purpose cleaners. These can damage plastic surfaces and other parts.
Cleaning the inlet hose filter The washer has two water inlet filters to protect each inlet valve. Check and clean these filters every 6 months. This may have to be done more frequently with some water supplies. Cleaning the inlet hose filters ^ Turn off the water faucet.
Frequently asked questions Repairs to electrical appliances must only be carried out by a qualified and trained person in accordance with local and national safety regulations. Repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous. The manufacturer cannot be held responsible for unauthorized work. The following section will help you avoid placing a service call by identifying issues you may encounter while operating the machine: A wash program cannot be started...
– the water valve is closed. – the inlet hose is kinked. – the filters are blocked. Check that the drum light is correctly fitted. Start the program again. If the fault message appears again call Miele’s Technical Service Department.
Frequently asked questions General problems with the washer Issue The washer shakes during the spin cycle. There are unusual sounds coming from the drain pump. Large amounts of detergent residue remain in the dispenser drawer. The fabric softener is not completely dispensed or too much water remains in the §...
Poor wash results Issue The laundry does not get clean with liquid detergent. Laundry has a gray sticky residue. There is white detergent residue on dark laundry. Items with greasy soiling are not clean after a wash program. Frequently asked questions Possible cause Liquid detergents do not contain bleaching...
Frequently asked questions The door will not open when the "Door" button is pressed Issue The washer has no power. Insert the plug into the outlet and check that the Power failure The door was not properly closed. There is still water in the drum and the washer cannot drain it away.
Opening the door during a power failure or when the drain is blocked Disconnect the machine from the power supply. ^ Open the detergent dispenser drawer. ^ Remove the tool. ^ Open the lint trap door. Frequently asked questions Machines with a drain pump If the main drain hose is clogged, water will be retained in the machine (max.
Frequently asked questions Once the flow of water stops: ^ Remove the lint trap lid. ^ Remove any foreign objects or lint from the filter. ^ Check that the impeller (in the back of the chamber) rotates freely by spinning it with your hand. ^ Return the lint trap lid and tighten into place.
Machines with a drain valve ^ Press the lever for the emergency drain down and hold until you hear no more water running out. Frequently asked questions Open the drum door Always make sure the drum is stationary before reaching into the drum to remove laundry.
^ Replace the bad light bulb with a new one. A replacement bulb can be obtained by contacting Miele. The light bulb must not exceed the maximum wattage listed on the data plate. ^ Insert the light bulb into the plastic fitting.
Repairs In the event of a fault which you cannot fix yourself, please contact the Miele Technical Service Department. 1-800-999-1360 email@example.com 1 800 565-6435 firstname.lastname@example.org When contacting the Technical Service Department, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance.
Installation Front view a Water intake hose hot b Water intake hose cold c Electrical connection d Control panel e Detergent dispenser drawer f Drum door g Access panel to drain filter, drain pump and emergency door release h Height adjustable feet i Stand j Retaining clips (for concrete stand) k Recessed grip...
Rear view a Lid with transport grips b Mounting for: – Water intake hose – Drain hose – Withdrawn shipping struts c Power cord d Shipping struts with rotary protectors e Water intake hose (cold) f Water intake hose (hot) g Drain hose for drain pump h Drain hose for drain valve i Height adjustable feet...
Installation Installation site The washer cannot be built-in. Do not install the machine directly next to or over an open floor drain or drain channel. Moisture can penetrate the machine and damage electrical parts. A concrete floor is the most suitable surface for the washer.
^ Turn the left shipping strut counterclockwise 90° with the enclosed combination wrench. ^ Pull the shipping strut out. ^ Turn the right shipping strut counterclockwise 90° with the enclosed combination wrench. ^ Pull out the shipping strut out. Installation...
Installation ^ Close the holes with the rotary protectors and their caps. ^ Fasten the shipping struts at the rear side of the washer. Take care to insert the drill holes, b, into the clamps, a. Movement of the washer without the shipping struts in place should be kept to a minimum.
Leveling the washer To ensure smooth operation the washer must be level. Failure to level the machine can result in increased water and energy consumption as well as the washer "banging" during the spin cycle or "walking" across the floor during use. Adjust the four leveling feet The washer is leveled by adjusting the four feet.
Miele Service Technician. Empty the coin mechanism regularly. Coins or tokens may get jammed. Do not install devices to auto- matically turn the washer off, e.g. a clock timer. * Available from your Miele dealer or Miele.
Do not remove these filters except for cleaning. Maintenance Replace the water hoses only with genuine Miele hoses. Extension hoses Extension hoses (8’ 2" or 13’ [2.5 m or 4 m]) may be obtained from Miele. Installation...
Installation Hot water connection Connecting the machine to a hot water supply will lead to low electrical consumption during hot water operation. The hot water temperature at the water faucet must not exceed 158°F (70°C). The water in single water lines from the hot water source cools faster when not in constant use.
If necessary the drain hose can be extended up to 16’ 5" (5 m). The hose extension can be purchased from your Miele dealer or Miele. The drain pump must be replaced for drain heights over 3 ft (1 m). The maximum allowable drain height is 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m).
Height Width Depth Depth with the door open Weight Maximum floor load Capacity Fuse rating Rated load Fuse rating Noise level during spinning (Noise emission 3. GSGV) Minimum water flow pressure Maximum water pressure Length of intake hose Length of power cord Drain height maximum (Drain pump) Light bulb for drum light Technical Data...
Help to protect the environment Disposal of the packing materials The cardboard box and packing materials protect the appliance during shipping. To prevent suffocation of children ensure that any plastic wrapping, bags, etc. are disposed of safely and kept out of the reach of children.
Menu Settings J to adjust standard settings The washer controls can be adjusted to changing demands through the settings menu.
Settings J Accessing the "Settings" J ^ Turn the program selector to "Finish". The main menu shows. 12:03 Selecting a program Settings F ^ Confirm with OK. ^ The "Settings" menu is selected. BackA Language F Suds cooling ^ Set the desired setting with the buttons +/–...
Time of day This selection allows the clock to be shown as 24 hours, 12 hours or not at all. The time of day is also set here. If the clock is not selected the delay start can only be shown as a 24 hour timer.
Settings J Standby The display goes out after 10 minutes and the "Start" button flashes slowly to save energy. Two options can be selected: The display will go into standby mode: – if no program is selected after the machine is turned on. –...
The menu "Settings - Supervisor level" has to be "activated" by a Miele service technician or dealer. The menu "Settings" (except Language J) is locked with a code to prevent unwanted access. BackA Language F Supervisor level ^ Select the "Supervisor level" and confirm.
Menu Settings - Supervisor level Language J The display contents can be shown in different languages. The fixed language selection can be set in the sub-menu "Languages J". ^ Select the desired language and confirm with OK. Supervisor level The access code for the operator level can be changed.
Rinse water The water type for the rinse cycle can be selected for the "COTTONS" and "MINIMUM IRON" programs. The hot water intake will be only accessible at a wash temperature of 122°F (50°C) or higher. The machine comes factory set with the water type "hot"...
Menu Settings - Supervisor level MINIMUM IRON duration The program "MINIMUM IRON" allows you to extend the wash time for the main wash. The machine comes factory set with the option Block Parameter selected. (The wash time will be controlled according to the factory set program data.) Special programs list Special programs can be added to...
MINIMUM IRON rinses The program "MINIMUM IRON" allows you to change the number of rinses. 2 rinses (factory set) 3 rinses 4 rinses Pre-rinse COTTONS The program "COTTONS" allows a pre-rinse of the laundry. The machine comes factory set with this option turned off.
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