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Miele DA 6890 Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and installation instructions
Downdraft rangehood
To prevent 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-AU, NZ
M.-Nr. 10 219 640

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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Downdraft rangehood To prevent 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-AU, NZ M.-Nr. 10 219 640...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Warning and Safety instructions ................3 Caring for the environment ................. 12 Description of the functions ................13 Guide to the appliance..................14 Operation ......................16 Extending/Retracting the deflector plate, switching the fan on/off ....... 16 Selecting a power setting ..................16 Selecting the run-on time..................
  • Page 3: Warning And Safety Instructions

     It must only be used to extract vapours and remove odours from cooking. Any other usage is at the owner's risk. Miele cannot be held liable for damage resulting from incorrect or improper use or operation.  Where a recirculation rangehood is fitted above a gas cooktop, please ensure that there is an adequate supply of fresh air into the room in which it is installed.
  • Page 4 Warning and Safety instructions Safety with children  Young children must not be allowed to use this appliance.  Older children may only use the appliance when its operation has been clearly explained to them and they are able to use it safely, recognising the dangers of misuse.
  • Page 5: Technical Safety

     Repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous. Installation, maintenance work and repairs to electrical appliances must only be carried out by a Miele approved service technician.  A damaged appliance can be dangerous. Check it for visible signs of damage.
  • Page 6 Miele replacement parts are used.  If the mains connection cable is damaged, it must only be replaced by a Miele authorised service technician in order to avoid a hazard.  During installation, maintenance and repair work, the appliance must be disconnected from the mains electricity supply.
  • Page 7 Warning and Safety instructions Using at the same time as other heating appliances that depend on the air from the room  Warning - danger of toxic fumes Great care should be taken when using the rangehood at the same time and in the same room or area of the house as another heating appliance which depends on the air in the room.
  • Page 8 Warning and Safety instructions In order to ensure safe operation, and to prevent gases given off by the heating appliances from being drawn back into the room when the rangehood and the heater are in operation simultaneously, an underpressure in the room of 0.04 mbar (4 pa) is the maximum permissible.
  • Page 9: Correct Use

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct use  Never use an open flame beneath the rangehood. To avoid the danger of fire, do not flambé or grill over an open flame. When switched on, the rangehood could draw flames into the filter. Fat deposits could ignite, presenting a fire hazard.
  • Page 10: Correct Installation

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct installation  Refer to the cooktop manufacturer's instructions as to whether a rangehood may be operated above the cooktop.  Safety regulations prohibit the fitting of a rangehood over solid fuel stoves.  Insufficient distance between the cooktop and the rangehood can result in damage to the rangehood.
  • Page 11 The steam could reach electrical components and cause a short circuit. Accessories  Use only genuine original Miele spare parts. If spare parts or accessories from other manufacturers are used, the warranty will be invalidated, and Miele cannot accept liability.
  • Page 12: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposing of your old material appliance The transport and protective packing Electrical and electronic appliances has been selected from materials which often contain materials which, if are environmentally friendly for handled or disposed of incorrectly, disposal, and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 13: Description Of The Functions

    Description of the functions Depending on the model of the rangehood, the following options are available: Air extraction mode The cooking vapours are drawn in by the rangehood. The air is then passed via the edge extraction panel through the grease filters, cleaned and then directed outside.
  • Page 14: Guide To The Appliance

    Guide to the appliance...
  • Page 15 Guide to the appliance a Touch controls b Retractable deflector plate c Cooktop lighting d Edge extraction panel e Grease filters f NoSmell active charcoal filters (special accessory for recirculation mode) g Motor unit h Exhaust connection i On/Off control for the retractable deflector plate and the fan j Touch control for the cooktop lighting k Touch controls to select the fan power setting l Touch control for the run-on option...
  • Page 16: Operation

    Operation Extending/Retracting the Selecting the run-on time deflector plate, switching the It is advisable to run the fan for a few fan on/off minutes after cooking has finished to neutralise any lingering vapours and  Touch the On/Off touch control  odours in the air.
  • Page 17: Energy Saving Tips

    Energy saving tips This rangehood operates very efficiently – Clean or change the filters at regular and economically. The following will intervals. Heavily soiled filters reduce help you to save even more energy performance, increase the risk of fire when using it: and are unhygienic.
  • Page 18: Cleaning And Care

    The surfaces and controls are abrasive cleaning agent designed susceptible to scratches and specifically for use on stainless steel, abrasion. e.g. Original Miele ceramic and Please observe the following stainless steel cooktop cleaner. cleaning instructions.  To help prevent re-soiling, a ...
  • Page 19: Grease Filters And Edge Extraction Panel

    Cleaning and care Grease filters and edge Removing the panel and grease filters extraction panel The edge extraction panel and the re- usable metal grease filters in the appliance remove solid particles (grease, dust, etc.) from the kitchen vapours, preventing soiling of the rangehood.
  • Page 20 Cleaning and care Cleaning the panel Depending on the cleaning agent used, cleaning the filters in a  Follow the instructions under dishwasher can cause permanent "Housing". discolouration to the surface. The panel is not suitable for cleaning However, this will not affect the in a dishwasher.
  • Page 21: Nosmell Active Charcoal Filter

    DUU 151 two DKF 22-1 charcoal filters are fitted on the back of the grease filters. These absorb the odours which arise during cooking. Charcoal filters are available from Miele. Fitting and replacing the charcoal filters  Before fitting or replacing the charcoal filters, the panel and the ...
  • Page 22: After Sales Service And Warranty

    After sales service and warranty In the event of a fault which you cannot remedy yourself, please contact Miele. The contact details for Miele are given at the back of these instructions. When contacting Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance.
  • Page 23: Installation

    Installation Before installation  Before installation, it is important 12 self-tapping screws 3.5 x 9.5 mm to read the information given on the following pages as well as the "Warning and Safety instructions" at the beginning of this booklet. 6 screws M4 x 8 mm Assembly parts 6 screws 4 x 15 mm Connection cable...
  • Page 24: Appliance Dimensions

    Installation Appliance dimensions...
  • Page 25 Installation a The motor can be rotated for installation, so exhaust air can be extracted upwards, left, right or downwards. The motor can also be fitted in the same position at the back of the appliance. If the motor is fitted at the back of the appliance, the back panel of the furniture housing unit must be cut out in the installation area and sufficient installation space must be provided behind the unit.
  • Page 26 Installation  Place the downdraft rangehood  Secure each of the lower brackets carefully into the ready-prepared cut- with two screws on the casing, so out (see "Appliance dimensions"). that the feet rest on the floor of the housing unit. To do this, you can also rotate the brackets when fitting them.
  • Page 27 Installation M4 x 8 mm 4 x 15 mm  Fit the upper brackets loosely to the downdraft rangehood casing. The brackets can be moved within the mounting recess.  Align the downdraft rangehood  Push the brackets upwards and vertically and screw the brackets screw them into place under the securely to the base of the housing...
  • Page 28 Installation dai3459g  Alternatively, the motor can be fitted  Guide the connection cable from the onto the downdraft rangehood from downdraft rangehood to the motor behind. unit and plug it into the motor. – To do this, remove the back cover ...
  • Page 29 Installation  Plug the mains connection cable supplied into the correct socket on the bottom of the connection box.  Rotate the motor so that the exhaust connection points in the required direction and secure it to the downdraft rangehood. ...
  • Page 30: Air Extraction Mode

    Installation Recirculation mode If site conditions are not suitable for the rangehood to be used with air extraction, the downdraft must be set up for recirculation. There are several options for this:  Secure the exhaust ducting to the exhaust connection, e.g. with a hose clip (available as an optional accessory) on flexible ducting.
  • Page 31: Connection For Air Extraction

    Connection for air extraction – The exhaust ducting should not be  Before installation, it is important kinked or compressed. to read the information given on the following pages as well as the – Ensure that all connections are "Appliance dimensions" and the strong and airtight.
  • Page 32: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection All electrical work should be undertaken by a suitably qualified and competent person in strict accordance with current national and local safety and building code regulations. Installation, repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous, for which the manufacturer cannot be held liable.
  • Page 33: Technical Data

    Technical data Fan motor 275 W Cooktop lighting Total rated load 282 W Voltage, frequency AC 230 V, 50 Hz Fuse rating 10 A Mains connection cable length 1.5 m Weight 37 kg...
  • Page 35 Miele Australia Pty. Ltd. ACN 005 635 398 ABN 96 005 635 398 Miele Center and Head Office Melbourne: 1 Gilbert Park Drive Knoxfield, VIC 3180 Miele Center and Office Melbourne: 206-210 Coventry Street South Melbourne, VIC 3205 Miele Center and Office Sydney:...
  • Page 36 DA 6890  en-AU, NZ M.-Nr. 10 219 640 / 00...