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Operating instructions
for Washing machine
Allerwash W 2584
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the machine it is
essential to read these instructions
before it is installed and used for the
first time.
M.-Nr. 06 107 300



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  • Page 1 Operating instructions for Washing machine Allerwash W 2584 To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the machine it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time. M.-Nr. 06 107 300...
  • Page 2: Caring For Our Environment

    Caring for our environment Disposal of the packing Disposal of your old appliance material or machine The transport and protective packing Electrical and electronic appliances / has been selected from materials which machines often contain materials are environmentally friendly for disposal which, if handled or disposed of and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Caring for our environment......... . 2 Disposal of the packing material .
  • Page 4 Contents Garment care label symbols ........21 Before washing .
  • Page 5 The Miele Waterproof system ........
  • Page 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    The manufacturer is not liable for which the manufacturer cannot accept damage resulting from improper use or liability. Repairs should only be operation. undertaken by a Miele approved technician. Technical safety Ensure current is not supplied to the appliance until after maintenance or Before setting up the machine, repair work has been carried out.
  • Page 7 If the connection cable is faulty it of time (e.g. holiday), especially if there must only be replaced by a Miele is no floor drain (gully) in the immediate approved service technician to protect vicinity.
  • Page 8: Disposal Of Your Old Machine

    If in children whilst you are operating the doubt, contact the Miele Customer Ser- machine. vice Dept. or your Miele Dealer. For machines with a ‘porthole’...
  • Page 9: Description Of The Machine

    Description of the machine Delicates and Silks / programmes Your machine also has the following special programmes in addition to the In these programmes, the laundry is standard Cottons and Minimum iron washed and spun very gently to reduce programmes. creasing and the amount of ironing required, thus providing "easy care"...
  • Page 10: Delay Start H/Min

    Delay start allows you to delay the start The indicator or check light marked PC of a programme from 30 minutes up to is the interface used by Miele service a maximum of 24 hours. technicians during servicing work for...
  • Page 11: Control Panel

    Description of the machine Control panel a Multi-function display g Programme selector See the following page for more For selecting the wash programme information and temperature for that programme. The programme selector can be b Start button turned clockwise or anti-clockwise. Starts the wash programme h Programme sequence indictor c Delay start button...
  • Page 12: Multi-Function Display

    Description of the machine Multi-function display – the duration of the programme depending on the programme and the amount of the load (Time left h/ min). Please note that Load % depends on the programme selected and applies to dry laundry only. Important: Loads of less than 25% will not register in the display.
  • Page 13: Important Control Panel Features

    Description of the machine Important control panel Selecting the spin speed features Press the "Spin" button to select a different spin speed. N.B.: you cannot Programme selector select a spin speed higher than the maximum allowed for the basic wash The programme selector is used to set programme chosen.
  • Page 14: Before Using For The First Time

    Before using for the first time Calibrating the load sensor to zero Before using the machine for the first F Press the Door button and open the time ensure that it is correctly drum door. installed and connected. See G Turn the empty drum round once by "Installation and connection".
  • Page 15: Washing Environmentally And Economically

    Washing environmentally and economically Energy and water consumption Detergent – Water consumption and energy – Do not exceed the amounts of usage are determined by the size of detergent recommended by the the load. manufacturer on the packaging. To make the most out of your –...
  • Page 16: Tips For Allergy Sufferers

    Tips for allergy sufferers Fabrics Detergent – Wash fabrics which will be worn – Use detergents without added directly against the skin, e.g. fragrance. underwear, baby clothes, socks etc., – We recommend using detergents at a temperature of at least 60°C or which have been specially designed the maximum temperature indicated for those with sensitive skins or...
  • Page 17: How To Wash Correctly

    How to wash correctly Brief instructions See the "Programme chart" in the next section for detailed information on Please note: which programmes to use for different To help familiarise yourself with how to fabrics. use your washing machine please read the sections "Before washing", "Selecting a programme"...
  • Page 18: Programme Chart

    How to wash correctly Programme chart Hygiene + 95°C 9 Fabric Cottons and linen fabrics Additional options Soak, Pre-wash, Intensive, Rinse plus Notes – Only use for heavily soiled laundry. Detergent Powder detergent, detergent for coloured fabrics, liquid detergent, tablet detergent and liquid tab detergent. See also "Detergent"...
  • Page 19 How to wash correctly Minimum iron 8764321 Fabric For garments made of synthetic fibres, mixed fibres and for easy care cotton shirts and blouses. Additional options Soak, Pre-wash, Intensive, Rinse plus Notes For heavy soiling or where staining is visible, use the Intensive additional option.
  • Page 20 How to wash correctly Silks / Fabric Hand-washable fabrics with no wool content, e.g. satin, lace and silk. Notes – Laundry remains relatively crease-free for easier ironing. – Place socks, tights, bras etc. in a washing bag. Detergent Liquid detergent for delicates. Max.
  • Page 21: Garment Care Label Symbols

    Garment care label symbols Hand wash (If no temperature is specified use the lowest temperature or cold) Do not wash apf Dry clean Do not dry clean Suitable for chlorine bleaching Do not use chlorine bleach Tumble dry At normal temperature At low temperature Do not tumble dry Ironing...
  • Page 22: Before Washing

    Garment care label symbols Before washing Do not use solvent-based A Sort the laundry cleaning agents in this machine. ^ Sort the laundry by colour and by care label symbol. Most garments have a textile care label in the collar or side seam.
  • Page 23: Programme Selection

    Garment care label symbols Programme selection E Load the laundry ^ Unfold the laundry and load loosely To add detergent with the help of the in the drum. Mixing both large and dispensing recommendation feature, small items gives better wash results follow steps 2, 3 and 4 below before and also helps distribute the load loading the drum.
  • Page 24 Garment care label symbols G Add detergent. The percentage amounts in the display help you to add the correct percentage amount of detergent recommended by the detergent manufacturer. If the display shows: 40 Add 40 percent . . . (slightly less than half) 50 Add 50 percent .
  • Page 25: Additional Options

    Garment care label symbols Additional options Deleting the soak time H Select additional option(s) ^ Press the Soak button repeatedly until the indicator light goes out. Pre-wash For heavily soiled and stained items. Intensive For normal to heavy soiling or where staining is visible.
  • Page 26: Delay Start

    Garment care label symbols I Select a spin speed Delay start J Select delay start if required. ^ Press the "Spin" button repeatedly until the indicator light for the spin ^ Press the Delay start button. Each speed you want comes on. press on the button increases the In some programmes the maximum delayed time:...
  • Page 27: At The End Of A Programme

    Garment care label symbols At the end of a programme Check that all the items have been When the Anti-crease/Finish indicator removed. Items left in the drum light comes on the laundry can be could discolour other items in the removed from the drum.
  • Page 28: Adding Or Removing Laundry After A Programme Has Started

    Garment care label symbols Adding or removing laundry The door cannot be opened, if: after a programme has started – the suds temperature is above 55°C. Laundry can be added or removed – the water is above a certain level. after the programme has started when –...
  • Page 29: Interrupting A Programme

    Garment care label symbols Interrupting a programme Skipping a programme stage ^ Switch the washing machine off with ^ Turn the programme selector to the I-On/0-Off button. Finish . To continue with the same programme: As soon as the programme sequence indicator light for the programme stage ^ Switch the machine on with the you want the programme to continue at,...
  • Page 30: Programme Sequence

    Garment care label symbols Programme sequence Minimum iron This washing machine has fully electronic controls with automatic load Main wash recognition. It takes in the right amount Water level: low of water required for the programme Wash rhythm: normal depending on the amount of laundry Rinsing and its absorbency rate.
  • Page 31 Garment care label symbols Woollens / Pillows Main wash Main wash Water level: medium Water level: high Wash rhythm: Woollens Wash rhythm: normal Rinsing Rinsing Water level: medium Water level: high No of rinses: 2 No of rinses: 3 Spinning Spinning Rinse and interim spin : yes...
  • Page 32: Detergent

    First add detergent and manufacturer for programmes without a then the water softener. Use a quantity pre-wash. of detergent as for soft water. Miele do not recommend connecting the For programmes with a pre-wash you machine to a household water softener.
  • Page 33: Fabric Conditioners And Liquid Starch

    Detergent Fabric conditioners and liquid If liquid starch is used, it is extremely important to ensure that any liquid starch starch residues are removed from the Fabric conditioners make garments soft machine before it is used to wash items to handle and help prevent static cling for allergy sufferers.
  • Page 34: Locking Functions

    Locking functions Electronic programme locking To deactivate programme locking ^ Now press the Start button for at least Programme locking prevents the 4 seconds until the Locked check machine from being opened or the light (lower right on the control panel) programme cancelled during a wash goes out programme.
  • Page 35: Electronic System Lock

    Locking functions Electronic system lock E Next slowly turn the programme selector anti-clockwise stage by The system lock prevents your stage to Delicates cold . machine being used without your The Locked check light (lower right knowledge. on the control panel) will flash. F Then release the Pre-wash button.
  • Page 36: Cleaning And Care

    The washing machine must not be hosed down. E-Cloth A microfibre "E-Cloth" is available from the Miele UK Spare Parts Department, which is suitable for cleaning surfaces such as stainless steel, glass, plastic and chrome without the use of chemicals. It can be washed 300 times.
  • Page 37: Cleaning The Detergent Dispenser Drawer

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the detergent dispenser drawer Remove detergent residues regularly. ^ Clean the siphon. 1. Remove the siphon from compartment §. Wash under running warm water. Clean the ^ Pull out the detergent dispenser siphon tube in the same way. drawer until a resistance is felt.
  • Page 38: Cleaning The Filter In The Water Inlet

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the filter in the water ^ First turn off the stopcock. inlet ^ Unscrew the threaded union connecting the free end of the inlet The washing machine has a filter to hose to the stopcock. protect the water inlet valve. The accessible filter in the union in the open end of the inlet hose should be checked every six months, or more...
  • Page 39: Problem Solving Guide

    Problem solving guide With the help of the following notes minor faults in the performance of the appliance, some of which may result from incorrect operation, can be put right without contacting the Service Department. Repair work to electrical appliances should only be carried out by a suitably qualified person in accordance with local and national safety regulations.
  • Page 40: The Wash Programme Stops And A Fault Indicator Light Comes On

    Problem solving guide The wash programme stops and a fault indicator light comes Remedy A Problem Possible cause The buzzer sounds and The drain outlet is Clean the drain filter and the the Check drain light blocked. drain pump as described in flashes.
  • Page 41: A Fault Indicator Light Comes On But The Wash Programme Continues As Normal

    Problem solving guide A fault indicator light comes on but the wash programme continues as normal. Remedy A Problem Possible cause The Check drain light The drain outlet is Clean the drain filter and the drain flashes. restricted. pump as described in "Problem solving guide - Opening the drum door in the event of a blocked drain outlet and/or power failure".
  • Page 42: Problems With The Load Size Indicator And The Dispensing Recommendation

    Problem solving guide Problems with the load size indicator and the dispensing recommendation Problem Possible cause Remedy There is no load The washing machine is not Switch the washing size in the display switched on and / or a machine on. Select a programme has not been programme and load the selected.
  • Page 43: General Problems Or An Unsatisfactory Wash Result

    Problem solving guide General problems or an unsatisfactory wash result. Problem Possible cause Remedy The machine shakes The machine feet are not Level the machine (see during the spin resting evenly on the "Installation"). cycle. floor. The laundry is not The spin speed selected Select a higher spin speed spun satisfactorily.
  • Page 44 Problem solving guide Problem Possible cause Remedy Liquid detergent Liquid detergents – Use a general purpose detergent does not give usually contain no containing a bleaching agent. the required bleaching agents. – Pour stain removers into result. They do not remove compartment j of the dispenser fruit, coffee and tea drawer and liquid detergent into a...
  • Page 45: The Drum Door Does Not Open When You Press The Door Button

    Problem solving guide The drum door does not open when you press the Door button. Possible cause Remedy The machine is not Put the plug in the socket and switch on. connected to the electricity supply. The washing machine is Switch the machine on with the I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 46: Opening The Drum Door In The Event Of A Blocked Drain Outlet And/Or Power Failure

    Problem solving guide Opening the drum door in the Blocked drain outlet event of a blocked drain outlet If the drain outlet is blocked, up to and/or power failure 25 litres of water will be retained in the machine. ^ Switch the washing machine off. There is a lever behind the detergent Caution: if laundry has been drawer fascia panel.
  • Page 47: Opening The Drum Door

    Problem solving guide Once the flow of water ceases: Make sure the drain filter is securely tightened. Otherwise there is a risk of water leakage during use. Opening the drum door Always make sure that the drum is stationary before reaching into the machine to remove laundry.
  • Page 48: Customer Contact

    In the event of any faults which you Optional accessories for this washing cannot remedy yourself please contact machine are available from your Miele Dealer or from the Miele Spare Parts – Your Miele dealer or Department. – Your nearest Miele Service...
  • Page 49: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Front view a Inlet hose with "Waterproof" system h Detergent dispenser drawer b Electricity supply cable i Drum door c - f Flexible drain hose (with j Access to drain filter, drain pump detachable swivel elbow) and emergency release k Handle recesses for moving the g Facia panel with controls machine...
  • Page 50: Rear View

    Installation and connection Rear view a Protruding edge for holding when e Transit bar covers moving the machine f Restraining clip for: b Electricity supply cable – Inlet hose c Inlet hose with "Waterproof" system – Drain hose d Drainage hose –...
  • Page 51: Installation Surface

    (available from the Miele Spare Parts Dept). ^ To remove the left and right covers 1. Use a screwdriver to prise out the cover as illustrated.
  • Page 52 Installation and connection ^ Using the spanner supplied turn the ^ Turn the right-hand transit bar 90°, left-hand transit bar 90°, then then ^ withdraw the transit bar. ^ withdraw the transit bar.
  • Page 53: Re-Fitting The Transit Bars

    Installation and connection The washing machine must not be moved without the transit bars in place. Store the transit bars as shown or keep them in a safe place for future use. They must be re-fitted if the machine is to be moved again (e.g.when moving house).
  • Page 54: Levelling The Machine

    Installation and connection Levelling the machine The machine must stand perfectly level on all four feet to ensure safe and proper operation. ^ Using the spanner supplied turn counter nut 2 in a clockwise direction. Then turn counter nut 2 together with foot 1 to unscrew.
  • Page 55: Building Under A Continuous Worktop/In A Kitchen Run

    Washer and Dryer stack that, if the lid is replaced, it fits securely into the rear holders. Otherwise, it is not A Miele tumble dryer can be stacked properly secure for transport. with the washing machine. A stacking kit* is necessary and can be purchased...
  • Page 56: The Miele Waterproof System

    Installation and connection The Miele Waterproof system 2) Electronic unit and washing machine housing The Miele Waterproof system protects the washing machine from water – Sump damage. Any leaking water is collected in a The system consists of three main sump in the base of the machine.
  • Page 57: Connection To The Water Supply

    Installation and connection Connection to the water supply The machine should be connected to a mains water supply in accordance with The plastic casing of the safety local and national safety regulations. valve contains electrical The German authorities do not require it components.
  • Page 58 Installation and connection Maintenance and care If you intend to unscrew the Miele Waterproof system hose from the stopcock it is essential to disconnect the machine from the electricity supply first. Only use a Miele Waterproof system hose should you need a replacement.
  • Page 59: Connection To The Drainage System

    5 m. The machine. necessary parts can be purchased 2. Connected securely to a plastic drain from the Miele Spare Parts Department pipe with a rubber nipple. There is no or your Miele dealer. need to use a non-return valve.
  • Page 60: Electrical Connection U.k

    Installation and connection Electrical connection U.K. Non-rewireable plugs BS 1363 All electrical work should be carried out The fuse cover must be refitted when by a suitably qualified and competent changing the fuse, and if the fuse cover person, in strict accordance with is lost, the plug must not be used until a national and local safety regulations.
  • Page 61: Consumption Data

    Consumption data Load Consumption data Energy Water Duration in kWh in litres Normal Intensive Hygiene + 95°C 5.0 kg 1.70 1 h 39 min 1 h 54 min Hygiene + 60°C 5.0 kg 1.30 1 h 51 min 2 h 06 min Cottons Universal 60°C 5.0 kg...
  • Page 62: Technical Data

    Technical data Height 85.0 cm Width 59.5 cm Depth 58.0 cm Depth with door open 97.5 cm Weight 93 kg Maximum floor load 1600 Newton (approx. 160 kg) Capacity 5 kg dry laundry Voltage see data plate Rated load see data plate Fuse rating see data plate Consumption data...
  • Page 63 Programmable functions for changing standard settings...
  • Page 64: Programmable Functions

    Programmable functions A Press the additional option buttons The programmable functions can be used to tailor washing programmes to Intensive and Rinse plus at the same suit your individual requirements. time, hold pressed in and . . . B . . . switch the machine on with the The programmable functions are activated with the help of the additional I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 65: Introducing An Additional Rinse For The Hygiene + And Cottons Universal Programmes

    Programmable functions Introducing an additional rinse A Press the additional option buttons Intensive and Rinse plus at the same for the Hygiene + and Cottons time, hold pressed in and . . . Universal programmes B . . . switch the machine on with the An additional rinse is always carried I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 66: Gentle Action

    Programmable functions Gentle action A Press the additional option buttons Intensive and Rinse plus at the same Activating gentle action reduces the time, hold pressed in and . . . drum action and is suitable for B . . . switch the machine on with the washing slightly soiled items more I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 67: Top-Up Rinse For Hygiene + 95°C And Pillows Hygiene 95°C

    Programmable functions Top-up rinse for Hygiene + A Press the additional option buttons Intensive and Rinse plus at the same 95°C and Pillows hygiene 95°C time, hold pressed in and . . . When this is activated, additional B . . . switch the machine on with the water flows into the drum at the end I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 68: Memory Function

    Programmable functions Memory function A Press the additional option buttons Intensive and Rinse plus at the same If an additional option is selected for time, hold pressed in and . . . a programme, and / or the spin B . . . switch the machine on with the speed is altered, the machine stores I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 69: Buzzer

    Programmable functions Buzzer A Press the additional option buttons Intensive and Rinse plus at the same When the buzzer function has been time, hold pressed in and . . . activated, an audible tone sounds at B . . . switch the machine on with the the end of a programme or when I-On/0-Off button.
  • Page 72 Alteration rights reserved/1005/Allerwash W 2584 M.-Nr. 06 107 300 / 03 en - GB...