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Miele DA 270 Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and Installation
Ventilation System
DA 270
To prevent accidents
and machine damage,
read these instructions
installation or use.
M.-Nr. 05 854 670


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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation Instructions Ventilation System DA 270 To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions before installation or use. M.-Nr. 05 854 670...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ....... . . 4 Guide to the hood ..........8 Functional description .
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these Operating Instructions carefully before installing or using the Ventilation System. This appliance is designed to vent This appliance is intended for cooking smoke and odors only. residential use only. Use the Be certain your appliance is appliance only for its intended properly installed and grounded by purpose.
  • Page 5 Supervise its use by the conditions it may be possible for an elderly or infirm. installation in these applications. Please contact the nearest Miele dealer or the Be careful when preparing a Technical Service Department with flambé beneath the hood.
  • Page 7 When installing the hood, follow the an active chimney, dryer vent, vent recommended minimum safety flue, or room ventilating ductwork. Seek distances between a Miele cooktop and professional advice before connecting the hood: an exhaust hood vent to an existing, –...
  • Page 8: Guide To The Hood

    Guide to the hood...
  • Page 9: Overhead Lighting

    Guide to the hood a Cover plate k Delayed shut down This button activates the Delayed Shut b Chimney Down feature. The fan can be set to turn off automatically after either 5 or c Canopy 15 minutes. d Indirect lighting l Grease filter button The indicator next to the grease filter e Overhead lighting...
  • Page 10: Functional Description

    Functional description 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 non-return flap. This flap automatically closes when the hood is turned off so that no exchange of outside air and room air can occur.
  • Page 11: Operation

    Operation Turning on the fan Fan performance The maximum air flow capacity is 625 cfm. Factors such as narrow duct diameter and bends will affect this value. ^ Press the On/Off button. There will also be a slight decrease in airflow for hoods operated in The fan runs at power level “lI”.
  • Page 12: Turning Off The Fan

    Operation Turning off the fan Delayed Shut Down If odors or smoke remain in the kitchen after cooking has been completed, the Delayed Shut Down feature can be selected to allow the hood to continue ^ Press the On/Off button to turn the running for either 5 or 15 minutes.
  • Page 13: Turning The Lighting On/Off

    Operation Turning the lighting on/off Indirect lighting The overhead lighting can be turned on and off independently of the fan. ^ Press the indirect lighting switch to "I" to turn on the indirect lighting. ^ Press the light button briefly to turn ^ Press the indirect lighting switch to on the lighting.
  • Page 14: Filter Timers

    Operation Filter timers Checking the filter timers To check the percentage of time Grease filters already used: A timer monitors the hours of operation. ^ Press the On/Off button to turn the The indicator for the grease filter will fan on. light after 30 hours of fan operation.
  • Page 15: Reprogramming The Grease Filter Timer

    Operation Reprogramming the grease The indicator for the grease filter and one of the _ indicators will flash. filter timer The grease filter timer is preset to 30 hours. This time can be lengthened or shortened to 20, 30, 40 or 50 hours. –...
  • Page 16: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and Care Stainless steel Before cleaning or servicing the hood, disconnect it from the power Stainless steel surfaces can be cleaned supply by either removing the fuse, using a non-abrasive stainless steel unplugging it from the outlet or cleaner. manually "tripping"...
  • Page 17: Grease Filters

    Cleaning and Care Grease filters Cleaning the grease filters ^ - by hand: use a scrub brush in The reusable metal grease filters remove solid particles from the vented warm water with a mild detergent. kitchen air (grease, dust, etc). - in a dishwasher: place the filters vertically in the lower basket, making sure that the spray arm is not...
  • Page 18: Active Charcoal Filters

    Replacement active charcoal filters odors efficiently. can be ordered from the ^ After replacing the charcoal filters, Miele Technical Service Department. press and hold the charcoal filter USA 1-800-999-1360 button for about 3 seconds to reset CDN 1-800-565-6435 the charcoal filter timer.
  • Page 19: Changing The Light Bulb

    Cleaning and Care Changing the light bulb 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.
  • Page 20: After Sales Service

    After Sales Service In the event of a fault which you can not correct yourself please contact: – Your Miele Dealer – 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.
  • Page 21: Installation Instructions

    Installation Instructions...
  • Page 23: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of packing material Disposal of an old appliance The cardboard box and packing Old appliances may contain materials materials protect the appliance during that can be recycled. Please contact shipping. They have been designed to your local recycling authority about the be biodegradable and recyclable.
  • Page 24: Structural Support

    Structural support 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 25: Electrical Data

    Circuit rating....15 A supply before installing the hood. If there is any question concerning the electrical connection of this appliance to your power supply, please consult a licensed electrician or Miele’s Technical Service. 1-800-999-1360 1-800-565-6435 WARNING:...
  • Page 26: Appliance Dimensions

    Appliance dimensions a Mounting bolt holes b Cut out for power cord c Exhaust connection 6" (150 mm) diameter...
  • Page 27: Installation

    When installing the hood, adhere to the following minimum distance (S) between the top of a Miele cooking surface and the bottom of the hood: - 22" (55 cm) above electric cooktops - 26" (65 cm) above gas cooktops - 26"...
  • Page 28 Installation ^ Feed the ductwork and power cord through their respective holes in the ceiling. If 6" (150 mm) ductwork is not possible then 5" (125 mm) ductwork can be used in conjunction with a reducing collar available from Technical Service (see "Installation / Air extraction"...
  • Page 29 Installation ^ Secure the ducting to the mounting ^ Insert the short edge of the two plate using a hose clip. spring clips into their slots from below and pivot them 90° so that the tab faces the center of the mounting brake.
  • Page 30 Installation ^ Screw the mounting plate through the ceiling and into the structural framing ^ Using at least two people, lift the using 8 x 60 lag bolts and washers. hood and guide the spring clips Once tight, make sure that the through their respective slots in the mounting plate can safely support flange at the top of the chimney.
  • Page 31 Installation ^ Bolt the flange firmly to the ceiling ^ Finally, being careful not to scratch using the four M6 nuts. the chimney, push the cover plate up ^ Shorten the power cord as much as until the spring fixing clips click into possible and attach it to the terminal place.
  • Page 32: Air Extraction

    – If the exhaust is ducted through an of sharp bends should be minimized. outside wall, a Miele Telescopic Wall – For most efficient air extraction, the Vent can be used. diameter of the ductwork should not be less than 6"...
  • Page 33: Condensate Trap

    Air extraction Condensate trap Important: If the ductwork runs through rooms, ceilings, garages, etc. where temperature variations exist, it may need to be insulated to reduce condensation. In some cases, a condensate trap may also be required to collect and evaporate any condensate which may occur.
  • Page 36 Alteration rights reserved / 1703 M.-Nr. 05 854 670 / 00 This paper was bleached without the use of chlorine.

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