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Miele KWT 6322 UG Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and installation instructions
Wine conditioning unit
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.
en-GB, ZA
M.-Nr. 10 531 900



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Wine conditioning unit 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. en-GB, ZA M.-Nr. 10 531 900...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Warning and Safety instructions................ 5 Caring for the environment ................ 12 How to save energy.....................  13 Guide to the appliance .................. 14 Symbols......................... 15 Door catch......................17 Accessories ...................... 18 Accessories supplied .................... 18 Optional accessories..................... 18 Switching on and off ...................  19 Before using for the first time ................
  • Page 3 Cleaning the air filter....................41 Active AirClean filters .................. 42 Replacing the Active AirClean filter ............... 42 What to do if ... .................... 44 Noises........................ 49 Miele@home...................... 50 After Sales / Guarantee.................. 52 Information for dealers .................. 53 Demo mode ......................53 Electrical connection .................. 55 Installation......................
  • Page 4 Contents Changing the door hinging .................  62 Installing the wine conditioning unit.............. 67 Setting up the wine conditioning unit..............68 Aligning the wine conditioning unit to taller furniture doors ...... 70 Push the wine conditioning unit into the niche............71 Secure the wine conditioning unit in the niche .............
  • Page 5: Warning And Safety Instructions

    They contain important notes on installation, safety, use and maintenance. Miele cannot be held liable for non-compliance with these instruc- tions. Keep these instructions in a safe place and ensure that new users are familiar with the contents.
  • Page 6 The wine conditioning unit is not suitable for use in areas where there is a risk of explosion. Miele cannot be held liable for damage resulting from improper or in- correct use of the appliance. ...
  • Page 7: Technical Safety

    – avoid naked flames or anything which creates a spark, – disconnect the appliance from the mains electricity supply, – ventilate the room where the wine conditioning unit is located for several minutes, and – contact the Miele Service Department.
  • Page 8  If the electrical connection cable is faulty it must only be replaced by a Miele authorised service technician to protect the user from danger.  Do not connect the wine conditioning unit to the mains electrical supply by a multi-socket adapter or extension lead.
  • Page 9 Miele authorised service technician. Other- wise the guarantee is invalidated.  Miele can only guarantee the safety of the appliance when genu- ine original Miele replacement parts are used. Faulty components must only be replaced by Miele spare parts.
  • Page 10 Danger of sparking and ex- plosion.  Only use genuine original Miele accessories and spare parts with this appliance. Using accessories or spare parts from other manu- facturers will invalidate the guarantee, and Miele cannot accept liab- ility.
  • Page 11: Transporting The Appliance

    Warning and Safety instructions Transporting the appliance  Always transport the wine conditioning unit in an upright position and in its original transport packaging to avoid damage in transit.  Danger of injury and damage. The wine conditioning unit is very heavy and must be transported by two people.
  • Page 12: Caring For The Environment

    / recycling centre for electrical and electronic ap- pliances, or contact your dealer or Miele for advice. You are also respons- ible (by law, depending on country) for deleting any personal data that may be stored on the appliance being disposed...
  • Page 13: How To Save Energy

    How to save energy Normal energy consump- Increased energy con- tion sumption Installation site / In a ventilated room. In an enclosed, unventilated Maintenance room. Protected from direct sun- In direct sunlight. light. Not near to a heat source Near to a heat source (radi- (radiator, oven).
  • Page 14: Guide To The Appliance

    Guide to the appliance Control panel a For switching the whole f For setting the temperature wine conditioning unit on and off ( for colder) b Optical interface g OK sensor for confirming a selection (for Service technicians only) h For setting the temperature c For selecting the upper or lower wine (...
  • Page 15: Symbols

    Choice of sensor tone and door alarm tone  Miele@home Only visible when a communication module or communication stick is fitted and signed on (see "Miele@home")  Demo mode For switching off Demo mode (only visible when Demo mode is switched on) ...
  • Page 16 Guide to the appliance a Push2open door catch b Strip lighting (in both wine conditioning zones) c Active AirClean filter d Controls for the upper and lower wine conditioning zones/Isolator plate for thermal separation of the zones e Isolator strips for thermal separation of the different conditioning zones f Wooden shelves with labels (FlexiFrames with Noteboard) g Decor shelf h Safety glass door with UV filter...
  • Page 17: Door Catch

    Guide to the appliance Door catch Please be aware that using magnets in front of the wine conditioning unit door The Push2Open door catch on your can cause it to open by mistake. This wine conditioning unit makes it easy to is caused by the door closing mech- open the door.
  • Page 18: Accessories

    Accessories Accessories supplied Optional accessories A range of useful Miele accessories and Chalk care products are available for your Use the chalk to annotate the magnetic wine conditioning unit. strips on the wooden shelves to identify your wines quickly and easily.
  • Page 19: Switching On And Off

    Switching on and off Before using for the first time Operating the wine condition- ing unit Packaging material A light touch of the finger on the  Remove all packaging material from sensors is all that is required to operate the inside of the appliance.
  • Page 20: Switching Off

    Switching on and off bol  will go out as soon as the set Switching off temperatures have been reached in each zone. The interior lighting will come on when the door is opened.  Touch the On/Off sensor. A different setting can be set for each If this does not work, the safety lock zone.
  • Page 21: Switching Off For Longer Periods Of Time

    Switching on and off Switching off for longer peri- ods of time If the wine conditioning unit is not going to be used for a longer period of time, e.g. whilst on holiday:  switch it off,  disconnect it from the mains, ...
  • Page 22: Selecting Further Settings

    Selecting further settings Certain settings on the wine condition- ing unit can only be selected in settings mode. The door alarm is automatically dis-  By touching the  or  sensor, you abled when the appliance is in set- can now select whether the safety tings mode.
  • Page 23: Audible Tones

    Selecting further settings Audible tones  The wine conditioning unit has audible tones such as the sensor tone and the door and temperature alarms.  By touching the  or sensor you can now select: You can switch the sensor tone or the 0: sensor tone off;...
  • Page 24: Display Brightness

    Selecting further settings Display brightness  The display brightness can be adjusted to suit lighting conditions in the room.  By touching the  or  sensor you The display brightness can be adjusted can now alter the brightness of the in steps from 1 to 3.
  • Page 25: The Optimum Temperature And Air Quality

    The optimum temperature and air quality Wine keeps on maturing depending on Type of wine Recommended the surrounding conditions. The length drinking temper- of time for which wine can be kept in ature good condition will therefore depend Light, fruity reds: +14 °C to +16 °C not only on the temperature but also on the air quality.
  • Page 26: Setting The Temperature

    The optimum temperature and air quality Safety device in case of low ambient Setting the temperature temperatures The temperature in the wine condition- The appliance is equipped with a safety ing zones can be set independently of thermostat to protect your wine against one another.
  • Page 27: Temperature Range

    The optimum temperature and air quality Temperature range In both zones it is possible to set tem- peratures between 5 and 20 °C.  Touch the OK sensor to confirm your Temperature display selection In normal operation the temperature display shows the actual temperature in ...
  • Page 28: Air Quality And Humidity

    The optimum temperature and air quality DynaCool (constant humidity)  Air quality and humidity DynaCool raises the relative humidity A conventional refrigerator with its low inside the appliance. DynaCool also humidity level is not the best place to distributes the humidity and the temper- store wine.
  • Page 29: Air Filtration With The Active Airclean Filter

    The optimum temperature and air quality Switching off DynaCool Air filtration with the Active AirClean filter The appliance uses slightly more energy and is a little noisier when the DynaCool The Active AirClean filter achieves op- function is switched on. You can switch timum air quality by filtering the incom- it off now and then if you wish.
  • Page 30: Temperature And Door Alarm

    Temperature and door alarm This wine conditioning unit is equipped Switching the temperature alarm off with an alarm system so that the tem- early perature cannot rise or fall unnoticed, If the noise disturbs you, you can thus possibly damaging the wine. switch the alarm off if you wish.
  • Page 31: Door Alarm

    Temperature and door alarm Door alarm The alarm will sound if the door is left open for more than approx. two minutes. The sensors for the wine con- ditioning zones will flash in the control panel. The alarm symbol  will light up in the display.
  • Page 32: Feature Lighting

    Feature lighting The interior lighting can be set to re- Setting the brightness of the feature main on when the door is closed so lighting your wines can be on display at all times. The brightness of the feature lighting can be adjusted.
  • Page 33: Lighting Duration Of The Feature Lighting

    Feature lighting The selected brightness is saved and By touching the sensor the temperature reappears in the dis- play. As soon as the appliance door is closed, the set brightness for the fea- ture lighting takes effect. When the ap- –...
  • Page 34: Storing Wine Bottles

    Storing wine bottles Vibration and movement have a negat- Wooden shelves ive effect on the maturing process which can affect the taste of the wine. To avoid disturbing other bottles when removing a bottle of wine, store bottles of the same type beside each other on the same shelf.
  • Page 35: Moving The Wooden Shelves

    Storing wine bottles Moving the wooden shelves The wooden shelves can be removed and replaced again if required.  Slide the wooden shelf back into the appliance as far as it will go .  Push the wooden shelf right back so that it clicks into place at the front.
  • Page 36: Adjusting The Wooden Shelves

    Storing wine bottles Adjusting the wooden shelves Annotating wooden shelves The slats in the wooden shelves can be For quick and easy identification of the individually adjusted to suit, so that wines being stored, you can annotate every bottle is stored in perfect safety the blackboard surface on the magnetic regardless of shape or size.
  • Page 37: Inserting The Decor Shelf

    Storing wine bottles Inserting the decor shelf Maximum capacity  Place the decor shelf at the very bot- tom of the appliance (see "Descrip- tion of the appliance"). Up to 34 Bordeaux bottles (0.75 l) can be stored in the wine conditioning unit, with 14 in the upper zone and 20 in the lower zone.
  • Page 38: Automatic Defrosting

    Automatic defrosting The wine conditioning unit defrosts automatically.
  • Page 39: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Cleaning agents Do not let water get into the elec- tronic unit, the ventilation gap or the To avoid damaging the surfaces of your lighting. appliance, do not use: – cleaning agents containing soda, am- monia, acids or chlorides Do not use a steam cleaning appli- ance to clean this wine conditioning –...
  • Page 40: Before Cleaning

     Take out all other removable parts for cleaned on a regular basis with a cleaning. brush or vacuum cleaner (e.g. use the dusting brush for Miele vacuum  Remove the magnetic strips from the cleaners) wooden shelves before cleaning them (see "Annotating wooden shelves").
  • Page 41: Cleaning The Air Filter

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the air filter  Clean the air filter behind the ventila- tion grille at least once a year.  Remove the air filter and vacuum it thoroughly on both sides. A dirty filter can prevent the wine conditioning unit from cooling sufficiently.
  • Page 42: Active Airclean Filters

     Push the filter in and then release it. The filter will lock into place automat- ically with an audible click. Active AirClean filters can be obtained from your Miele dealer, Miele or from the Miele website.  Pull the filter out.
  • Page 43 Active AirClean filters To confirm the filters have been changed  Touch the OK sensor to confirm your selection. The selected setting is applied, the  Touch the settings sensor.  symbol flashes. All symbols available for selection will appear in the display and the  symbol flashes.
  • Page 44: What To Do If

     Unauthorised installation, maintenance and repairs can cause considerable danger for the user. Installation, maintenance and repairs must only be carried out by a Miele au- thorised technician. Problem Cause and remedy...
  • Page 45 What to do if ... Problem Cause and remedy The compressor is The temperature in the wine conditioning unit is set switching on more fre- too low. quently and for longer  Adjust the temperature. periods of time, the The appliance door is not properly closed. temperature in the wine ...
  • Page 46 What to do if ... Display warnings Message Cause and remedy The alarm symbol  is The door alarm has been activated. lit in the display and  Close the appliance door. Both sensors for the both sensors for the wine conditioning zones and the alarm symbol  wine conditioning zones will go out and the audible alarm will stop.
  • Page 47 (magnifying glass or similar) to look at the lighting.  Call the Miele Service Department. The LED interior lighting The feature lighting is switched on. is on even when the ...
  • Page 48 What to do if ... General problems with the wine conditioning unit Problem Cause and remedy There is no audible This is not a fault. The alarm tone has been switched alarm although the door off in settings mode (see "Selecting further settings - has been open for a Audible tones").
  • Page 49: Noises

    Noises Normal noises What causes them Brrrrr ... A humming noise is made by the motor (compressor). This noise can get louder for brief periods when the motor switches Blubb, blubb ... A gurgling noise can be heard when coolant is circulating through the pipes.
  • Page 50: Miele@Home

    Miele@home a Miele@home communication enabled appliance b Miele@home communication stick XKS3000Z or communication module XK- M3000Z c Miele@home communication enabled Master appliance with SuperVision func- tionality d Miele@home Gateway XGW3000 e WiFi router f Connection to a Home automation system...
  • Page 51 Miele@home Please note that the Miele@home and – In Germany, network enabled appli- SuperVision system is currently only ances can be integrated into the available in selected countries. QIVICON Smart Home Platform in- stead of the Miele@home Gateway This appliance / is network enabled (
  • Page 52: After Sales / Guarantee

    See end of this booklet for contact de- tails. For information on the appliance guar- antee specific to your country please When contacting your Dealer or Miele, contact Miele. please quote the model and serial num- ber of your appliance.
  • Page 53: Information For Dealers

    Information for dealers Demo mode  The wine conditioning unit can be demonstrated in the showroom or at exhibitions in "Demo mode". In this  Leave your finger on the  sensor mode the control panel and interior until the  symbol appears in the dis- lighting are active but the compressor play.
  • Page 54 Information for dealers  Touch the  or  sensor until 0 ap- pears (means: Demo mode is switched off).  Touch the OK sensor to confirm your selection. The selected setting is applied, the  symbol flashes.  Touch the settings sensor to leave settings mode.
  • Page 55: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection The appliance is supplied with a mains Do not connect the appliance to the cable with moulded plug for connection mains electricity supply by an extension to a 50 Hz 220–240 V supply. lead. Extension leads do not guarantee the required safety of the appliance The fuse rating must be at least 10 A (e.g.
  • Page 56: Installation

    This wine conditioning unit must not A side-by-side installation kit is re- be installed underneath a hob. quired for this. This is available from Miele or your Miele dealer. Location Your dealer will be able to advise you This appliance should be installed in a which combination of models is pos- dry, well-ventilated room.
  • Page 57: Climate Range

    Installation Climate range Ventilation The wine conditioning unit is designed The wine conditioning unit is ventilated for use within a certain climate range via the grille in the plinth. This must not (ambient temperatures) and should not be covered over or blocked. Clean the be used outside this range.
  • Page 58: Before Installing The Wine Conditioning Unit

    Installation Before installing the wine con- Door opening angle limiter ditioning unit The door opening angle limiter restricts the opening angle of the appliance door  Take any accessories out of the appli- to 90°. This may be necessary if the ap- ance.
  • Page 59: Appliance Dimensions

    Installation Appliance dimensions Before installation, ensure the building-in niche is the correct size. The specified ventilation cross-sections must be adhered to and the cut-out in the plinth facing for the ventilation grille supplied must be aligned centrally with the wine condition- ing unit in order to ensure the correct functioning of the wine conditioning unit.
  • Page 60: View From Above

    Installation View from above...
  • Page 61: Adjusting The Door Hinges

    Adjusting the door hinges The door hinges on the wine condition- ing unit are set ex works to enable the appliance door to be opened wide. However if the opening angle of the door needs to be limited for any reason, the hinge can be adjusted to accom- modate this.
  • Page 62: Changing The Door Hinging

    Changing the door hinging The wine conditioning unit is supplied right-hand hinged. If left-hand hinging is required, the hinges must be changed. To change the door hinging, you will need the following tools: Warning! The glass door is break- able! Two people are needed for changing the door hinging.
  • Page 63 Changing the door hinging  Place the appliance door with the outer side upwards on a stable sur- face.  Danger of injury. Do not close the hinges.  Remove screws  first from the lower hinge.  Unclip upper and lower covers . ...
  • Page 64 Changing the door hinging  Remove screws  completely.  Replace screws .  Clip covers  back on. Note the pos- ition of the notches on the hinges.  Replace the hinges in their diagonally opposite corners .
  • Page 65 Changing the door hinging  Take off lower retaining bracket  and refit it on the opposite side.  Remove covers .  Fit the appliance door .  Danger of injury. The second person must support the appliance door. ...
  • Page 66 Changing the door hinging  Tighten the screws in lower hinge .  Now install the wine conditioning unit.
  • Page 67: Installing The Wine Conditioning Unit

    Installing the wine conditioning unit To install the wine conditioning unit,  Warning! Do not drop the appli- you will need the following tools: ance. Risk of injury and damage. – Screwdrivers of various sizes Two people are required for installing this wine conditioning unit.
  • Page 68: Setting Up The Wine Conditioning Unit

    Installing the wine conditioning unit Setting up the wine condition- ing unit The air filter prevents soiling of the compressor compartment to ensure efficient functioning of the appliance.  Remove the protective foil from air fil-  Unscrew feet  clockwise until the ter .
  • Page 69 Installing the wine conditioning unit  Align the wine conditioning unit hori- zontally and vertically. If the wine conditioning unit is not correctly aligned it can distort.  Check the alignment of adjacent fur- niture housing doors. If adjacent doors vary in height from the wine ...
  • Page 70: Aligning The Wine Conditioning Unit To Taller Furniture Doors

    Miele Spare Parts Department or from your dealer. The filler panel can be fitted  Loosely hand-screw the bracket with...
  • Page 71: Push The Wine Conditioning Unit Into The Niche

    Installing the wine conditioning unit  Now tighten the screws.  Open the appliance door.  You can now push the wine condi- tioning unit into the niche. Push the wine conditioning unit into the niche  Make sure that the mains cable does not become trapped or damaged as you push the wine conditioning unit into its niche.
  • Page 72: Adjusting The Lateral Alignment Of The Appliance Door

    Installing the wine conditioning unit  If necessary a fourth screw can be Adjusting the lateral alignment of the appliance door used in the top right hand hinge to secure the wine conditioning unit. If the appliance door is not aligned with the housing side walls, the appliance To do so dismantle the door and then door can be adjusted using the screws...
  • Page 73 Installing the wine conditioning unit  Fit plinth facing  in position.  The cut-out in the plinth facing must be aligned centrally with the wine conditioning unit.  Fit the covers.  Fit plinth ventilation grille . As you ...
  • Page 75 Tel: +971 4 3044 999 Tel: (01) 461 07 10, Fax: (01) 461 07 97 Fax: +971 4 3418 852 E-Mail:, Internet: 800-MIELE (64353) Manufacturer: Miele & Cie. KG E-Mail: Carl-Miele-Straße 29, 33332 Gütersloh, Germany Internet:
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