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Miele F 1803 Vi Installation Instructions Manual

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Installation Instructions
F 1803 Vi, F 1813 Vi
en - CA
F 1903 Vi, F 1913 Vi



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  • Page 1 Installation Instructions F 1803 Vi, F 1813 Vi en - CA F 1903 Vi, F 1913 Vi...
  • Page 2: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposing of the packaging Disposal of your old appliance materials Old appliances may contain materials that can be recycled. Please contact The packaging is designed to protect your local recycling authority about the the appliance from damage during possibility of recycling these materials.
  • Page 3: Climate Range

    Installation Installation site Have the appliance installed by a The appliance should be installed in a qualified technician, according to dry, well-ventilated room. the enclosed installation instructions. Do not install the appliance: - outdoors - in an environment with dripping WARNING water This appliance is top-heavy and...
  • Page 4 Installation Important! When there is high humidity a build-up of condensation on the outer surfaces of the appliance can occur.This can cause the surfaces to corrode.To prevent this, it is advisable to install the appliance in a dry and/or an air-conditioned room with sufficient ventilation.Please ensure that doors close and seal properly after...
  • Page 5 See "Niche dimensions". hard, rigid material. The side walls of the installation cavity If in doubt, contact Miele. must be plumb. The minimum thickness of the side Furniture/fixtures walls and the top wall must be "...
  • Page 6: Stainless Steel Panels

    The "Merging Kit" is available from Miele. This appliance is compatible with all styles and designs of kitchen cabinetry. Contact Miele or your dealer for The total weight of the decorative specific information about which panel(s) must not exceed the following: combinations will work with your appliance.
  • Page 7 " (160 mm) between the adjacent appliances, then The "Merging Kit" is available from each appliance should be individually Miele. installed within its own niche using the mounting accessories included. Installation with partition without The "Merging Kit" will also be needed.
  • Page 8: Side Panels

    To connect these doors on the rear, a metal strip can be purchased as an optional accessory. Contact Miele. When attaching the metal strip to the furniture doors, observe the maximum length of the screws and the position of the drill holes.
  • Page 9: Door Dimensions (Open 115°)

    Door front max. Door " (982 mm) 1 1/2" (38 mm) handle* (428 mm) *The dimensions of the door fronts and handles will vary according to each individual kitchen. Miele recommends using the full door opening angle of 115° for this freezer.
  • Page 10 Dimensions Niche dimensions Niche width (A) F 18X3 Vi 30" (762 mm) F 19X3 Vi 36" (915 mm)
  • Page 11: Door Front Dimensions

    Dimensions Door front dimensions F 18X3 Vi " " 2029 mm 756 mm F 19X3 Vi " " 2029 mm 908 mm 4" - 5 3/16" (102 - 132 mm)
  • Page 12: Installing The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Before you begin – Multi-grip pliers – Level Read these instructions completely and carefully. – Tape measure Have the appliance installed by a – Square qualified technician, according to When fastening the cabinet to the wall the enclosed installation behind it (see "Installing the appliance") instructions.
  • Page 13: Aligning The Housing Unit

    Installing the appliance Aligning the housing unit Check the installation niche To ensure a safe, trouble-free installation and the best possible cosmetic result, check to be sure that the installation space complies with the installation requirements. ^ Check the base (see "Installation"). ^ Check the dimensions of the cavity.
  • Page 14: Remotevision Module Installation

    Installing the appliance Caution! The appliance is no longer secured and may be unstable. ^ From the rear of the appliance carefully lift it from the pallet. Once the appliance is on the ground it can be wheeled around. ^ Do not remove the installation supports from the appliance door.
  • Page 15: Preparing The Installation Niche

    In that case, repeat the Keep the appliance door closed process. If that does not correct the until it is securely fastened in the problem, contact Miele. niche. Tipping hazard. Because of the size and weight of the appliance, it is essential to...
  • Page 16: Mounting Accessories

    Installing the appliance Mounting Accessories Two anti-tip brackets are recommended for each appliance. For The mounting accessories needed for side-by-side installations 4 brackets are installing the appliance into the niche recommended. are included in the packaging. Several plastic bags are included which are marked alphabetically.
  • Page 17 Installing the appliance Securing an alternative anti-tip – The beam must cover the appliance device by at least 2" (50.8 mm). ^ Mark the installation height (lower If the anti-tip brackets cannot be attached securely, an alternative edge of the beam) on the rear wall of anti-tip device can be used.
  • Page 18: Sliding The Appliance Into The Installation Niche

    Installing the appliance ^ Plug the appliance into the power Sliding the appliance into the outlet a. installation niche The plug of the appliance should be If a side-by-side installation is easily accessible after installation. desired, connect the two appliances If the plug is not accessible after the together.
  • Page 19: Aligning The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Aligning the appliance Important! ^ Align the appliance with the custom When unscrewing the front. height-adjustable feet, proceed gradually, alternating between left and right. – Unscrew the height-adjustable feet until the mark on the base has reached the indicated guide dimension 1 1/4"...
  • Page 20: Attaching The Appliance To The Installation Niche

    Installing the appliance Attaching the appliance to the installation niche ^ Secure the attachment plate side lugs. ^ Screw the attachment plate lugs f to If there is a fairly large gap above the appliance, cut a wooden beam to fit the overhead furniture/fixtures.
  • Page 21 Installing the appliance ^ Open the appliance door. For a side-by-side combination the filler strips from both appliances are put together to form one long filler strip: ^ Take the peg from the "Side-by-side Merging Kit" and insert it halfway into the filler strip rail on the left-side appliance.
  • Page 22: Preparing The Custom Door

    Installing the appliance Preparing the custom door ^ Open the appliance door. ^ Unscrew the installation supports l ^ Measure the distance X between the from the appliance door. bracket from the door and the ^ Loosen the remaining screws from overhead furniture/fixtures.
  • Page 23 Installing the appliance ^ Mark the distance X on the back-side Please note: When attaching the of the custom door. mounting frame onto two adjacent ^ Also calculate and mark the center of doors (see "Front panel gap kit") the custom door Y. screw into the thicker outer frames ^ Remove the mounting frame from the of the doors only.
  • Page 24: Attaching And Aligning The Custom Door Front

    Installing the appliance Attaching and aligning the custom door front ^ Put the angle trim m back into place and screw it completely down on both sides of the appliance door. Bag E contains spare screws for this purpose. ^ Screw the nuts o a few turns onto the threaded bolts n.
  • Page 25: Attaching The Covers

    Installing the appliance Attaching the fixing brackets Attaching the covers (Only for appliances using the "Front panel gap kit".) ^ To mount the cover strips on both sides of the door, click them into place from bottom to top, into the gap between the appliance door and The fixing brackets are used to secure the custom door.
  • Page 26 Installing the appliance Attaching the toe-kick cover The maximum height of the toe-kick cover is 4" from the top of the floor. Do not cover the ventilation slits in the plinth. Risk of damage to the appliance. ^ If required, cut the toe-kick cover to the required length and height.
  • Page 27 Installing the appliance ^ Remove the foil from the adhesive strips. ^ Attach the toe-kick cover to the plinth.
  • Page 28 Installing the appliance Mounting the air separator The air separator keeps the supply and exhaust air separate. This prevents warm exhaust air from flowing into the machine, optimizing the energy performance of the unit. ^ Position the air separator in the center of the appliance door.
  • Page 29 Do not use pipe extenders. Turn off the water supply before In the event that the piping has to be connecting the water lines to the ice replaced only Original Miele Spare cube maker. parts are suitable for use. Contact Miele.
  • Page 30: Preparing The Water Connection

    Plumbing Preparing the water connection For appliances with a hose guide The connection to the household water supply must be installed before the appliance is installed. ^ Turn off the main water valve to prevent damage caused by leaking water. ^ Attach the connecting pipe to the shut-off valve, according to the instructions supplied by the...
  • Page 31: Connecting The Water Supply

    Plumbing ^ Push the union nut and seal onto the Connecting the water supply water pipe. When connecting the water pipe to ^ Push the end of the water pipe into the solenoid valve of the appliance, the appliance connection and screw follow the instructions supplied by on the union nut, 3.
  • Page 32: Electrical Connection

    If there are any questions regarding the electrical connection of this appliance to the power supply, please consult a licensed electrician or call the Miele Technical Service. U1-800-999-1360 V1-800-565-6435...
  • Page 33 Electrical connection The appliance must be connected to an Do not use an extension cord to electrical outlet that is properly connect the appliance to the power grounded. The electrical installation supply. Extension cords do not must comply with the applicable guarantee the required safety of the electrical code.
  • Page 34: Remotevision (Optional Accessory)

    'virtual link' between your following requirements appliance and our monitoring center. If – A wireless router that supports an a fault occurs, Miele's client service IEEE 802.11b/g protocol center will be notified and contact you, ® or another trusted individual identified –...
  • Page 35 RemoteVision (optional accessory) ^ Tap the X button until ; appears in Accessing the RemoteVision the display. control panel ^ Touch the access button "p" to confirm. See the table on the following page for a description of each setting in the ^ Touch the access button "p"...
  • Page 36 RemoteVision (optional accessory) MasterCool control panel options for RemoteVision Status indicators Description of function Flashing ; ~ Module booting phase Flashing ; ‡ Not connected to network Flashing ; | Connection to network established, no IP address assigned Solid Connected to network Flashing ;...
  • Page 40 F 1803 Vi, F 1813 Vi F 1903 Vi, F 1913 Vi en - US, CA M.-Nr. 10 102 110 / 01...

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