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Operating and installation instructions
F 123 Ui-2
en - GB
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.
M.-Nr. 07 371 640
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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Freezer F 123 Ui-2 en - GB 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. M.-Nr. 07 371 640...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Guide to the appliance ..........4 Caring for the environment .
  • Page 3 Contents Electrical connection ..........29 Electrical connection U.K.
  • Page 4: Guide To The Appliance

    Guide to the appliance a Temperature selector c Super freeze button with indicator light b On/Off button with indicator light d Alarm off button with indicator light e Temperature display g Freezer calendar f Freezer drawers h Ventilation gaps Downloaded from Manuals...
  • Page 5: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposal of your old appliance material Electrical and electronic appliances often contain materials which, if The transport and protective packing handled or disposed of incorrectly, has been selected from materials which could be potentially hazardous to are environmentally friendly for human health and to the environment.
  • Page 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct application This appliance complies with all This appliance is intended for relevant legal safety requirements. domestic use only, to store deep frozen Improper use can, however, present food, freeze fresh food, and to make a risk of both personal injury and ice.
  • Page 7: Technical Safety

    Warning and Safety instructions Technical safety The more coolant there is in an appliance, the larger the room it should Before setting up the appliance, be installed in. In the event of a check it for any externally visible leakage, if the appliance is in a small damage.
  • Page 8 Faulty components must only be suitably qualified and competent replaced by genuine Miele original person in strict accordance with current spare parts. The manufacturer can only national and local safety regulations.
  • Page 9 Warning and Safety instructions Correct use When cooling drinks quickly in the freezer, make sure bottles are not left in Never handle frozen food with wet for more than one hour, otherwise they hands. Your hands may freeze to the could burst, resulting in injury or frozen food.
  • Page 10 Warning and Safety instructions Disposal of your old freezer Do not block the ventilation gaps in the plinth or the top of the appliance Before disposing of an old housing unit as this would impair the appliance, first make the door latch or efficiency of the appliance, increase the lock unusable.
  • Page 11: How To Save Energy

    How to save energy Normal energy Increased energy consumption consumption Installation site In a ventilated room. In an enclosed, unventilated room. Protected from direct sunlight. In direct sunlight. Not situated near to a heat source Situated near to a heat source (radiator, oven).
  • Page 12: Switching On And Off

    Switching on and off Before using for the first time Cool pack ^ Clean the inside of the appliance and Place the cool pack in the top drawer. the accessories with luke warm water The cool pack will be at its most and a little washing-up liquid, and effective after it has been in the freezer then dry with a soft cloth.
  • Page 13: The Correct Temperature

    The correct temperature It is very important to set the correct – the higher the ambient temperature temperature for storing food in the surrounding the appliance. appliance. Micro-organisms will cause The appliance is designed for use in food which is not stored at the correct specific ambient temperatures temperature to deteriorate rapidly.
  • Page 14: Temperature Display

    The correct temperature Temperature display The temperature display inside the door shows whether the temperature inside the appliance is cold enough. This works independently of the electricity supply. A temperature above -18 °C is no cause for concern in the following circumstances: –...
  • Page 15: Alarm

    Alarm Activating the alarm system Your appliance has been fitted with a warning system which ensures that the temperature in the freezer cannot rise unnoticed. An alarm will sound and the alarm indicator light will come on if the temperature becomes too warm.The ^ Press and release the alarm button to setting on the temperature dial activate the alarm system.
  • Page 16: Super Freeze

    Super freeze Super freeze Switching off Super freeze ^ Press and release the Super freeze Switch the Super freeze function on before putting fresh food into the button. The Super freeze indicator freezer. light will go out, and the appliance will continue to operate at normal This helps food to freeze quickly and power.
  • Page 17: Freezing And Storing Food

    Freezing and storing food Storing frozen food Make sure that all the freezer When buying frozen food to store in drawers are fully pushed in. This is your freezer, check important for efficient air circulation in the freezer. – that the packaging is not damaged, –...
  • Page 18: Home Freezing

    Freezing and storing food Home freezing – Do not season fresh foods or blanched vegetables before Only freeze fresh food which is in good freezing. Only season cooked food condition. lightly before freezing, but care should be taken as the taste of some Hints on home freezing spices alters when frozen.
  • Page 19: Placing Food In The Freezer

    Freezing and storing food Freezer calendar ^ Make a note of the contents and the date of freezing on the packaging. The freezer calendar on the freezer drawer gives the length of time which Placing food in the freezer various foods can be stored for effectively.
  • Page 20: Ice Cubes

    Freezing and storing food Cool pack Never re-freeze partially or fully The cool pack prevents the defrosted food. Consume defrosted temperature in the freezer rising too food as soon as possible as it will quickly in the event of a power cut. lose its nutritional value and spoil if left for too long.
  • Page 21: Defrosting The Appliance

    Defrosting the appliance In normal use, ice and frost will form on To defrost the evaporator plates. If allowed to Carry out the defrosting procedure accumulate, this will impair the efficiency of the freezer and increase as quickly as possible if food has not been placed in another freezer.
  • Page 22 Defrosting the appliance After defrosting ^ Take the bottom drawer out of the appliance and empty it. ^ Use a sponge or towel to soak up any water from defrosting still in the appliance. ^ Clean the appliance, and then dry it thoroughly.
  • Page 23: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the interior and Never use cleaning agents accessories containing abrasive substances Use warm water with a little washing up such as sand, soda, acids or liquid. Wash all accessories and chlorides or chemical solvents. drawers by hand only. Do not wash in a "Non-abrasive"...
  • Page 24: After Cleaning

    Cleaning and care After cleaning ^ Close the door to the appliance. ^ Plug the appliance in again, and switch on using the On/Off button. The indicator light will come on. ^ Switch on the Super freeze function so that the freezer can cool down quickly.
  • Page 25: Problem Solving Guide

    ^ Check that the fuse is not defective indicator light is on. and that the mains fuse has not The temperature has risen above the tripped. If it has, contact the Miele setting on the temperature dial because Service Department. ^ the door has been opened too .
  • Page 26 If you still cannot remedy the fault is not on. having followed these suggestions, ^ Check if the Super freeze indicator please contact the Miele Service light comes on when you press the Department. Super freeze button. If it does, then the indicator light for To prevent unnecessary loss of the On/Off button is defective.
  • Page 27: Noises

    Noises Normal noises What causes them Humming noise made by the motor (compressor). This noise can Brrrrr... get louder for brief periods when the motor is switching on. Blubb, blubb..A gurgling noise can be heard when coolant is circulating through the pipes.
  • Page 28: After Sales / Guarantee

    – your Miele Dealer – the Miele Service Department (see back cover for contact details). When contacting your Dealer or Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. This information is given on the data plate inside your appliance.
  • Page 29: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection Electrical connection U.K. Non-rewireable plugs (BS 1363) All electrical work should be carried out The fuse cover must be re-fitted when by a suitably qualified and competent changing the fuse, and if the fuse cover person in strict accordance with current is lost, the plug must not be used until a local and national safety (BS 7671 in suitable replacement is obtained.
  • Page 30: Installation

    Please ensure that doors are closing and sealing properly. Please ensure that the appliance is installed in accordance with these installation instructions and that the handle is fitted correctly. Should you require further assistance please contact your Miele customer service centre. Downloaded from Manuals...
  • Page 31: Building In Dimensions

    Building in dimensions With a building under height of A furniture front panel is required for 820 mm the plinth height can be set installing the appliance as an between 100 - 170 mm. integrated unit. If the appliance is With a height >...
  • Page 32: Changing The Door Hinging

    Changing the door hinging Before installing the appliance decide on the door hinging. If left hand door hinging is required follow the instructions below. ^ Remove stoppers a. ^ Unscrew the hinges b at the top and bottom of the door and the appliance.
  • Page 33: Installing The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Preparing the appliance not get trapped when the appliance is pushed into the niche. ^ Bend both fixing tabs at the top of the appliance forwards as far as they will Installation ^ Increase the height of the appliance using the adjustable feet until the top of the appliance lies directly under the worktop (A).
  • Page 34: Fitting The Plinth

    Installing the appliance Fitting the plinth To ensure trouble-free operation of the appliance it is essential to fit the original Miele ventilation grille. ^ Use the screws supplied a to secure the appliance to the worktop. ^ Remove ventilation grille b by...
  • Page 35 Installing the appliance The height of the plinth facing has to be altered in the following circumtances: If the building-under height A = 820 mm and the plinth facing height b is greater than 100 mm a cut-out has to be made in the plinth facing.
  • Page 36: Fitting A Furniture Door

    Installing the appliance Fitting a furniture door If there are no pre-drilled holes in the furniture door, holes have to be drilled as shown on the following drawing: ^ If the front slat on the facing does not align with the front edge of the plinth facing, cut off another slat a.
  • Page 37 Installing the appliance ^ Screw adjuster strip a to the ^ Remove screws a from the furniture door. underside of the appliance door. ^ Loosen the adjusting screws b until ^ Use the screws to secure both there is a gap of 3.5 mm (see detail). brackets b to the underside of the appliance door.
  • Page 38: Aligning The Furniture Door

    Installing the appliance Aligning the furniture door ^ First tighten the top adjusting screws a and b, then the lower screws c. ^ Finally replace covers d and e. ^ Align the furniture door with neighbouring furniture doors: – Height adjustment Y is made by turning the upper and lower adjusting screws .a.
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