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Operating instructions

Washing machine

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-AU, NZ
M.-Nr. 10 640 350

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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Operating instructions Washing machine 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-AU, NZ M.-Nr. 10 640 350...
  • Page 2: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposing of your old material appliance The transport and protective packaging Electrical and electronic appliances has been selected from materials which often contain valuable materials. They are environmentally friendly for also contain specific materials, disposal, and can normally be recycled.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Caring for the environment ..................  2 Warning and Safety instructions .................  6 Operating the washing machine ................  13 Control panel ......................13 How the control panel works ................14 Before using for the first time ................ 16 Washing environmentally and economically ............  18 1.
  • Page 4 Detergent ...................... 40 The correct detergent.................... 40 Detergent dispensing aids..................40 Fabric softeners and liquid starch ................. 40 Miele recommended detergents ................41 Cleaning and care .................... 44 Cleaning the drum (Hygiene info) ................44 External casing and fascia panel................44 Cleaning the detergent dispenser drawer .............
  • Page 5 Contents The Miele water protection system ............... 64 Connection to the water supply ................65 Drainage ........................ 66 Electrical connection .................... 67 Consumption data .................... 68 Consumption data for the nominated energy labelling programme according to AS/NZS 2040.1 & AS/NZS 2040.2 ................ 68 Technical data......................
  • Page 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    It must only be used to wash garments which have been declared suitable for washing by the manufacturer indicated on the garment care label. Any other use is not permitted. Miele cannot be held liable for damage resulting from incorrect or improper use or operation.
  • Page 7 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 8  Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele spare parts. Miele can only guarantee the safety of the appliance when Miele replacement parts are used.  The electrical socket must be easily accessible after installation so that the machine can be disconnected from the electricity supply if necessary.
  • Page 9 (e.g. on a ship).  Do not make any alterations to the machine, unless authorised to do so by Miele.  In areas which may be subject to infestation by cockroaches or other vermin, pay particular attention to keeping the machine and its surroundings in a clean condition at all times.
  • Page 10: Correct Use

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct use  Do not install the washing machine in a room where there is a risk of frost. Frozen hoses may burst or split. The reliability of the electronic control unit may be impaired at temperatures below freezing point.
  • Page 11 Miele recommends using Miele descaler for washing machines which is available to order online at shop.miele.com (depending on country) or from Miele. Strictly observe the instructions on the packaging.
  • Page 12 Miele cannot accept liability.  A Miele tumble dryer can be stacked on top of a Miele washing machine using the appropriate stacking kit (available as an optional accessory). Please make sure you order the correct one for the Miele washing machine and Miele tumble dryer.
  • Page 13: Operating The Washing Machine

    Operating the washing machine Control panel a Control panel g Time display for the programme duration b Sensor controls – temperature h Sensor controls    for selecting the temperature. for the Delay start function c Sensor controls – spin speed i Start/Stop sensor for selecting the spin speed.
  • Page 14: How The Control Panel Works

    Operating the washing machine  Sensor controls for Extras How the control panel works You can select Extras to augment the wash programmes. If a wash programme has been selected, the sensor controls for the possible Extras light up dimly. ...
  • Page 15 Operating the washing machine  Time display  Start/Stop sensor After the programme has started, the Touching the Start/Stop sensor starts programme duration will appear in the the selected programme or cancels a display in hours and minutes. programme that has already been started.
  • Page 16: Before Using For The First Time

    Before using for the first time For safety reasons, spinning is not  Before using the machine for the possible until the machine has been first time, ensure that it is correctly prepared for using for the first time. To installed and connected.
  • Page 17: Running The First Programme

    Before using for the first time  When the programme has ended, Running the first programme turn the programme selector to .  Turn on the tap. The washing machine is switched off  Turn the programme selector to and is now ready for use. Cottons.
  • Page 18: Washing Environmentally And Economically

    Washing environmentally and economically Energy and water consumption Detergent consumption – To get the most out of your machine, – Do not exceed the amounts of load the maximum dry load for the detergent recommended by the programme you are using. manufacturer on the packaging.
  • Page 19: Preparing The Laundry

    1. Preparing the laundry Useful tip: Stains can be pre-treated using some handy tricks, which can be found in "Miele's guide to laundry care". Please contact Miele to obtain a copy of this booklet.  Solvent-based cleaners (e.g. one containing benzine) can damage plastic parts.
  • Page 20: Loading The Washing Machine

    2. Loading the washing machine Opening the door Closing the door  Reach under the door grip and pull  Make sure that no items are caught the door open. between the door and the seal. Check the drum for pets or foreign objects before loading it with laundry.
  • Page 21: Selecting A Programme

    3. Selecting a programme Selecting a temperature/spin speed Programme selection The washing machine is switched on by The wash programme's pre-set turning the programme selector to a temperature and spin speed light up wash programme. brightly. The choice of temperatures and spin speeds selectable for the wash programme light up dimly.
  • Page 22 3. Selecting a programme Selecting Extras The selection of Extras available for the wash programme lights up dimly.  Touch the sensor for the Extra you want. It then lights up brightly. Useful tip: You can select multiple Extras for a wash programme. Please refer to "Extras"...
  • Page 23: Adding Detergent

    4. Adding detergent Detergent dispenser drawer Too little detergent results in: – laundry not getting properly clean and with time it may become grey and hard to the touch. – greasy particles clinging to the laundry. – limescale deposits on the heater elements.
  • Page 24: Capdosing

    You can order the capsules online at  Open the lid of the / shop.miele.com (depending on country) compartment. or from Miele (see the end of this booklet for contact details).  Keep capsules out of the reach of children.
  • Page 25 4. Adding detergent The wash programme will dispense the contents of the capsule at the correct time. Water intake to the  compartment is solely via the capsule. No additional fabric softener may be added to the  compartment when using a capsule.
  • Page 26: Starting The Programme

    5. Starting the programme Starting the programme  Touch the flashing Start/Stop sensor. The door will lock (the  symbol will appear in the control panel) and the programme will start. If a Delay start time has been selected, it will count down in the time display. At the end of the Delay start time or immediately after the programme has started (if no Delay start time has been...
  • Page 27: End Of Programme - Unload The Drum

    6. End of programme - unload the drum At the end of the programme Items left in the drum could discolour other items in the next wash or The time display shows 0:00. The  become discoloured themselves. symbol will remain lit up in the control Check that all items have been panel.
  • Page 28: Spinning

    Spinning Final spin speed Final spin speed in the programme Programme Max. possible When a programme is selected, the sensor for the optimum spin speed for Cottons  1400 that programme will be brightly lit up in Cottons 1400 the control panel. For programmes Minimum iron 1200 marked with a * in the chart, the...
  • Page 29 Spinning Omitting the final spin (Rinse Omitting rinse and interim spin hold) and the final spin  Touch the  sensor (Rinse hold).  Touch the  sensor. The laundry is not spun after the final After the last rinse, the water will be rinse and remains in the rinse water.
  • Page 30: Delay Start

    Delay start With Delay start you can delay the start Starting Delay start of a programme from 30 minutes up to  Touch the flashing Start/Stop sensor. a maximum of 24 hours. This allows The Delay start process starts and you to make use of night-time economy counts down in the time display.
  • Page 31: Programme Chart

    Programme chart Cottons  60°C Max. load 8.0 kg Items Cottons, linens or cotton mix fabrics, e.g. table linen, towelling, underwear, T-shirts etc. Note With 60°C the actual wash temperature reached will be lower than 60°C although the wash performance is the same as with the standard Cottons 60°C programme.
  • Page 32 Programme chart Delicates Cold to 40℃ Max. load 2.0 kg Items Delicate garments made from synthetic fibre, mixed fibre, rayon and viscose. Curtains, including net curtains, specified as machine-washable by the manufacturer. Notes – Dust in curtains usually makes using a programme with a pre- wash advisable.
  • Page 33 Programme chart Outerwear Cold to 40°C Max. load 2.5 kg Items Performance outerwear (e.g. jackets and trousers) made from membrane fabric such as Gore-Tex®, SYMPATEX®, WINDSTOPPER® etc. Notes – Zip up or close jackets before washing. – Do not use fabric softener. –...
  • Page 34: Extras

    Extras You can use the Extra option sensors to Water plus augment the wash programmes. The water level in the wash and rinse Extras are selected and deselected stages is increased and a second rinse using the relevant sensors on the is carried out in the "Separate rinse/ control panel.
  • Page 35: The Following Extras Can Be Selected In Addition To The Programme

    Extras The following Extras can be selected in addition to the programme These Extras cannot be selected with programmes which are not listed in the chart below. Cottons  Cottons Minimum iron Delicates Shirts Express 20 – – – Dark garments/Denim Outerwear Separate rinse/Starch –...
  • Page 36: Programme Sequence

    Programme sequence Main wash Rinse Spin Water Wash Water Rinses level rhythm level 2)3)     Cottons 1)2)3)     Cottons 2)3)     Minimum iron 2)3)     Delicates Woollens  ...
  • Page 37 Programme sequence Special features in the  = Low water level programme sequence  = Medium water level Anti-crease:  = High water level At the end of the programme the drum  = Intensive rhythm continues to turn at intervals for up to 30 minutes to help prevent creasing.
  • Page 38: Changing The Programme Sequence

    Changing the programme sequence Removing laundry after cancelling Changing a programme or the programme adding/removing laundry If you want to remove the laundry when After the successful start of a it is dripping wet: programme it is no longer possible to select a different programme.
  • Page 39: Garment Care Label Symbols

    Garment care label symbols Washing Drying The figure quoted in the symbol is the The number of dots indicates the maximum temperature at which the drying temperature. garment can be washed. The number  Normal temperature of bars under the symbol indicates the level of agitation permitted.
  • Page 40: Detergent

    Detergent The correct detergent All detergents produced for automatic front loading washing machines are suitable. Follow the manufacturer's instructions and dosage recommendations on the packaging. The right amount to dispense will depend on the following: – The soiling level of the laundry. –...
  • Page 41: Miele Recommended Detergents

    Detergent Miele recommended detergents Miele detergents and care products have been specially designed for Miele washing machines. They are available to order via the internet at shop.miele.com (depending on country) or from Miele. Miele Miele Miele Miele Miele Cap ...
  • Page 42 Detergent The recommendations apply to the temperature ranges given in the Programme chart. Universal Colour Delicates and Special woollens detergent   Cottons – –   Cottons – – Minimum iron –  – –  Delicates – – –...
  • Page 43 Detergent Dispensing fabric softener and Adding fabric softener or liquid liquid starch at the end of the starch separately programme Prepare the starch in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions on the packaging. Useful tip: When adding fabric softener, activate the Water plus Extra. ...
  • Page 44: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the drum Cleaning the detergent (Hygiene info) dispenser drawer Washing at low temperatures and/or Washing at low temperatures and the using liquid detergent can cause use of liquid detergent can lead to a bacteria and unpleasant odours to build build-up of mould and bacteria in the up in the washing machine.
  • Page 45 Cleaning and care Cleaning the siphon tube and the Cleaning the detergent dispenser fabric softener channel drawer housing Liquid starch can cause the siphon to become clogged. Make sure that you clean the siphon and siphon tube particularly thoroughly after using liquid starch a few times.
  • Page 46: Cleaning The Water Inlet Filter

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the filter in the water inlet Cleaning the water inlet filter valve The washing machine has two filters to  Using pliers, carefully loosen the protect the water inlet valve. These ribbed plastic nut (seal) on the inlet filters should be checked every six valve and unscrew.
  • Page 47: Problem Solving Guide

    Repair work to electrical appliances should only be carried out by an authorised Miele service technician. Repairs and other work by unqualified persons could be dangerous. Miele cannot be held liable for unauthorised work. The programme does not start Problem...
  • Page 48: An Error Indicator Light Lights Up In The Control Panel And The Programme Was Cancelled

     Wait at least 2 minutes before reconnecting the washing machine to the mains electricity supply.  Then switch the washing machine on again.  Restart the programme. If the fault message appears again, contact Miele.
  • Page 49: During The Programme, A Symbol Appears In The Time Display

     In order to prevent bacteria and unpleasant odours building up in the machine, run the Cottons 90°C programme using Miele Dishwasher and Washing Machine Cleaner or powder detergent.
  • Page 50: General Problems With The Washing Machine

     In order to prevent bacteria and unpleasant odours building up in the machine, run the Cottons 90°C programme using Miele dishwasher and washing machine cleaner or powder detergent. The detergent dispenser drawer was left closed after washing.
  • Page 51 Problem solving guide General problems with the washing machine Problem Possible cause and remedy Fabric softener is not The siphon tube is not correctly positioned, or is completely dispensed clogged up. or too much water  Clean the siphon (see "Cleaning and care - remains in the ...
  • Page 52: An Unsatisfactory Wash Result

    Problem solving guide An unsatisfactory wash result Problem Possible cause and remedy Liquid detergent does Liquid detergents usually contain no bleaching not give the required agents. They do not remove fruit, coffee and tea result. stains.  Use a general purpose powder detergent containing a bleaching agent.
  • Page 53: The Door Will Not Open

     Wait until the temperature in the drum has in the time display. decreased and the bars have stopped flashing in the display.  and  alternately The door lock has jammed. appear in the time  Call Miele. display.
  • Page 54: Opening The Door In The Event Of A Blocked Drain Outlet And/Or Power Cut

     Switch off the washing machine. filter completely or take it right out.  Place a suitable container, e.g. a Miele universal oven tray, under the access panel.  Open the drain pump access panel. Blocked drain outlet...
  • Page 55 Problem solving guide Once the flow of water ceases: Opening the door  Always make sure that the drum is stationary before reaching in to remove laundry. Reaching into a moving drum is extremely dangerous.  Remove the drain filter completely. ...
  • Page 56: After Sales Service

    2 years. Miele. See the warranty card supplied with the washing machine for further details. The contact details for Miele are given at the back of these Optional accessories instructions. Optional spare parts and accessories...
  • Page 57: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Front view a Inlet hose (tested to withstand e Detergent dispenser drawer pressures up to 7000 kPa) f Door b Electrical connection cable g Access to drain filter, drain pump and c Flexible drain hose (with detachable emergency release swivel elbow) h Four height-adjustable feet d Control panel...
  • Page 58: Rear View

    Installation and connection Rear view a Drain hose e Inlet hose (tested to withstand pressures up to 7000 kPa) b Transport clips for electrical f Safety caps for transit bars connection cable, inlet and drain hoses g Transport clips for inlet and drain c Electrical connection cable hoses and for storing transit bars when not in use...
  • Page 59: Installation Surface

    Installation and connection Installation surface Transporting the washing machine to its installation site A concrete floor is the most suitable installation surface for a washing  Make sure the fixings at the back machine, being far less prone to of the lid are secure. vibration during the spin cycle than Otherwise there is a danger of the lid wooden floorboards or a carpeted...
  • Page 60 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 61: Refitting The Transit Bars

    Installation and connection  To avoid the risk of injury, the holes for the transit bars must be covered after the transit bars have been removed.  Secure the transit bars to the back of the washing machine. Make sure the top catch is located above the holder.
  • Page 62: Levelling The Machine

    Installation and connection Levelling the machine The washing machine must stand perfectly level on all four feet to ensure safe and proper operation. Incorrect installation may increase electricity and water consumption and may cause the machine to move about. Screwing out and adjusting the feet The four adjustable screw feet are used to level the machine.
  • Page 63: Building Under A Continuous Worktop / In A Kitchen Run

    Installation and connection Building under a continuous Washer and dryer stack worktop / in a kitchen run A Miele tumble dryer can be stacked with the washing machine. The  The washing machine lid cannot appropriate "WTV" stacking kit* to be removed.
  • Page 64: The Miele Water Protection System

    The Miele water protection housing system – Sump: Any leaking water is collected The Miele water protection system in a sump in the base of the machine. protects all parts of the washing A float switches off the water inlet...
  • Page 65: Connection To The Water Supply

    Installation and connection Maintenance and care Connection to the water supply Only use a genuine Miele hose should The washing machine should be you ever need a replacement. These are connected to a mains water supply in tested to withstand pressures up to accordance with current local and 7000 kPa.
  • Page 66: Drainage

    (up to a max. of 1.8 m) a replacement drain pump will need to be fitted. b Nut Please contact Miele for advice. c Hose clip In this case the drain hose can be extended to a length of 2.5 m. The...
  • Page 67: Electrical Connection

    Connection should be made via a suitable switched socket. If the connection cable is damaged, it must be replaced with a Miele cable of the same type by a Miele approved service technician only.
  • Page 68: Consumption Data

    Consumption data Consumption data for the nominated energy labelling programme according to AS/NZS 2040.1 & AS/NZS 2040.2 Load Consumption data Energy Water Duration in kWh in litres Normal Cold Water Cottons  40°C 8.0 kg 0.62 4 h 12 min Notes for test institutes: Detergent must be dispensed via the detergent dispenser drawer.
  • Page 69 Consumption data Load Energy Water Duration Residual moisture Litres h:min Cottons  60°C 0.90 2:59 60°C 0.88 2:59 40°C 0.53 2:59 Cottons 90°C 2.10 2:29 60°C 1.35 2:29 60°C 1.15 2:19 40°C 0.92 2:39 40°C 0.65 2:29 20°C 0.35 2:39 Minimum iron 30°C 0.35...
  • Page 70: Technical Data

    Technical data Height 850 mm Width 596 mm Depth 636 mm Depth with door open 1054 mm Height for building under 850 mm Width for building under 600 mm Weight Approx. 100 kg Capacity 8 kg dry laundry Voltage See data plate Rated load See data plate Fuse rating...
  • Page 71: Programmable Functions

    Programmable functions Choosing and selecting the The programmable functions are used programmable function to alter the machine's electronics to suit changing requirements. The number of the programmable Programmable functions can be function will appear in the display as  altered at any time. and a number: e.g.
  • Page 72: Editing And Saving The Programmable Function

    Programmable functions  Confirm the chosen selection with Editing and saving the the Start/Stop sensor. programmable function The number of the programmable You can either switch a programmable function, e.g.  will light up again. function on or off or select different options.
  • Page 73: Keypad Tone

    Programmable functions  Keypad tone  PIN Code Each touch of a sensor is confirmed The PIN code prevents the washing with an audible tone. machine being used without your knowledge. Options When the code has been activated, you  = Keypad tone is switched off have to enter a code after switching the ...
  • Page 74: Control Panel Standby Status

    Programmable functions  Control panel standby  Washing machine standby status status To save energy the time display and The washing machines switches itself sensors will go out after 10 minutes, off automatically. This occurs after the and only the Start/Stop sensor will end of the programme/anti-crease flash slowly.
  • Page 75: Longer Pre-Wash Cottons

     Reduce temperature  Soak duration At high altitudes water has a lower You can set a duration for the soak boiling point. Miele recommends process of between 30 minutes and activating the Reduce temperature 2 hours. setting at altitudes of or above 2000 m A duration can be selected in 30-minute to prevent water from boiling.
  • Page 76: Water Plus

    Programmable functions  Water plus  Maximum rinse level You can determine the amount of The water level in the rinse can be water used if the Water plus Extra is permanently set to the highest value. selected. This function is important for allergy Options sufferers as it achieves excellent rinse results.
  • Page 77: Suds Cooling

    Programmable functions  Suds cooling  Anti-crease When this is activated, additional The Anti-crease function helps prevent water flows into the drum at the end of creasing if laundry is not going to be the main wash to cool the suds down. removed immediately after the end of Hot suds can damage plastic drainage the programme.
  • Page 78: Optional Accessories

    These and many other useful products coloured textiles can be ordered via the internet at shop.miele.com (depending on country) Specialist detergents or from Miele (see end of this booklet for contact details). Specialist detergents are available as capsules  in convenient single dose Detergent amounts or in a handy bottle.
  • Page 79: Fabric Care

    Optional accessories Down Items Fabric care – Liquid detergent suitable for pillows, Fabric Softener sleeping bags and down filled items – Fresh, natural fragrance – Retains the elasticity of down and – Makes laundry soft to handle feather filled items –...
  • Page 83 Miele Experience Centre South Melbourne: Freemans Bay, Auckland 1011 206-210 Coventry Street South Melbourne, VIC 3205 Miele Experience Centre Auckland: Miele Experience Centre and Office Sydney: 8 College Hill 3 Skyline Place Freemans Bay, Auckland 1011 Frenchs Forest, NSW 2086 Telephone:...
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