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Miele WKR 571 WPS Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating instructions

for washing machines
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. 10 655 650



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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Operating instructions for washing machines 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. en-GB M.-Nr. 10 655 650...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Caring for the environment ..................  6 Warning and Safety instructions .................  7 Operating the washing machine ................  14 Control panel ......................14 Programme duration....................15 Delay start ......................15 Standard display ....................16 Examples on how to operate the machine............16 Before using for the first time ................
  • Page 3 Detergent ...................... 60 The correct detergent.................... 60 Water softeners ..................... 60 Dispensing aids ..................... 60 Fabric conditioner and liquid starch ..............60 Miele recommended detergents ................61 Recommended detergents in accordance with Directive (EU) Nr. 1015/2010..62 Adding starch separately..................  64...
  • Page 4 Contents Cleaning and care .................... 65 Cleaning the drum (Hygiene info) ................65 External casing and fascia panel................65 Cleaning the detergent dispenser drawer ............. 65 TwinDos maintenance ................... 67 Starting the maintenance programme..............  67 Cleaning the compartments ................ 67 Cleaning the water inlet filter .................
  • Page 5 Contents Consumption data .................... 98 Note for test institutes ................... 99 Settings ...................... 100 Language  ......................101 TwinDos....................... 101 Time of day......................103 Degree of soiling....................103 Buzzer volume..................... 103 Keypad tone ......................103 Total consumption....................103 Code........................104 Temperature unit....................
  • Page 6: Caring For The Environment

    / recycling centre for electrical and electronic ap- pliances, or contact your dealer or Miele for advice. You are also respons- ible (by law, depending on country) for deleting any personal data that may be stored on the appliance being disposed of.
  • Page 7: Warning And Safety Instructions

    It must be used only as a domestic appliance to wash items which are specified by the manufacturer as being washable on the wash care label. Miele cannot be held liable for damage resulting from in- correct or improper use or operation.
  • Page 8 Warning and Safety instructions Safety with children  Children under 8 years of age must be kept away from the wash- ing machine unless they are constantly supervised.  Children 8 years and older may only use the washing machine un- supervised if they have been shown how to use it safely and recog- nise and understand the consequences of incorrect operation.
  • Page 9  Faulty components must only be replaced by genuine Miele ori- ginal spare parts. Only when these parts are fitted can Miele guaran- tee the safety standards of the machine.  The electrical socket must be easily accessible after installation so that the machine can be disconnected from the electricity supply if necessary.
  • Page 10 This special lamp must only be used for the purpose it is intended for. It is not suitable for room lighting. Replacement lamps may only be fitted by a Miele au- thorised person or the Miele Service Department.
  • Page 11: 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 elec- tronic control unit may be impaired at temperatures below freezing point.
  • Page 12 If, however, you do wish to descale it, only use a proprietary natural citric acid based descaling agent. Miele recommends using Miele descaling agent which is available to order online at or from Miele. Strictly observe the instructions on the packaging.
  • Page 13  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 14: Operating The Washing Machine

    Operating the washing machine Control panel a Display with sensors f Option buttons See the next page for more informa- Various options can be added to the tion. wash programme. b Start/Stop button g Programme selector For starting the programme selected For selecting the wash programme.
  • Page 15: Programme Duration

    Operating the washing machine Programme duration After the programme has started the programme duration will appear in the display in hours and minutes. If delay start has been selected, the programme duration will appear at the end of the delay start time. Delay start The delay start time selected will ap- pear in the display.
  • Page 16: Standard Display

    Operating the washing machine The beginning or end of the list is Standard display marked by a dotted line. The bar on the Cottons 10:30 right hand side moves with you as you scroll through the list to show which op- 2:59 tion you have reached in the list.
  • Page 17: Before Using For The First Time

    Inserting detergent cartridges ridges and the drain hose el- The detergent cartridges removed from bow from the drum the drum are components of the Miele 2-phase system consisting of: Two detergent cartridges for automatic detergent dispensing and an elbow 1. UltraPhase 1 (base detergent) piece for the drain hose are stored in 2.
  • Page 18 Before using for the first time  Press the TwinDos access panel.  Push the UltraPhase 1 cartridge into compartment  and the The panel will spring open. UltraPhase 2 cartridge into com- partment , until they lock into pos- ition. The TwinDos system is now ready for use.
  • Page 19: Setting The Language

    Before using for the first time   Before using the machine for the Failure to remove the transit bars first time ensure that it is correctly in- can result in damage to the washing stalled and connected. See "Installa- machine and to adjacent cabinetry or tion and connection".
  • Page 20: Starting The Calibration Programme

    Before using for the first time Tip: If you have selected the 12 hour clock format you can then select Starting the calibration pro- gramme For optimum water and energy con- sumption and excellent wash results, it is important to calibrate the washing machine.
  • Page 21: Twindos

    Tip: The washing machine is delivered 1. with the Miele 2 Phase System pre-set for the Miele 2 Phase system for hardness range II (). 2. with any other liquid detergent and/or The settings only need to be changed if fabric conditioner.
  • Page 22: Washing Environmentally And Economically

    Washing environmentally and economically Energy and water consumption Detergent – Water consumption and energy us- – For precise dispensing use automatic age are determined by the size of the detergent dispensing. load. – Adjust the dosage to the degree of To make the most of your machine, soiling of the laundry.
  • Page 23: Ecofeedback

    Washing environmentally and economically 2. Actual consumption EcoFeedback You can view the actual amount of en- You can call up information about the ergy and water used by the programme energy and water consumption of your which has just been run both during washing machine with the EcoFeedback and at the end of the programme.
  • Page 24: Prepare The Laundry

    1. Prepare the laundry Tip: Badly soiled areas can be pre- treated with liquid detergent, stain re- movers etc. first, following the manu- facturer's instructions. With particularly stubborn stains ask your dry cleaner for advice.  Solvent-based cleaners (e.g. benzine) can damage plastic parts. When pre-treating garments, make sure that any plastic parts (e.g.
  • Page 25: Select A Programme

    2. Select a programme B. Selecting a programme using the Switch on the washing ma- programme selector at the "Further chine programmes" position:  Press the  button. The interior drum lighting will come on. The drum lighting will go out automat- ically after five minutes.
  • Page 26: Load The Washing Machine

    3. Load the washing machine Open the door Close 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 laun- dry.
  • Page 27: Select Programme Settings

    4. Select programme settings Degree of soiling Select a temperature Lightly soiled You can alter the pre-set temperature No visible dirt or stains. Possibly slight of a wash programme. body odour.  Press the Temperature button. Normally soiled Visibly dirty and/or just a few slight The following will appear in the display: stains.
  • Page 28: Select Options

    4. Select programme settings Selecting a spin speed Select options You can alter the pre-set spin speed of a wash programme.  Press the Spin speed button. The following will appear in the display: Spin speed 1600 (0-1600 rpm)  Set the spin speed you want with the ...
  • Page 29: Add Detergent

    Select agent    Touch the OK sensor to confirm. Both agents  Back  Miele 2 Phase system  Miele UltraColor UltraPhase 1 and UltraPhase 2 need to be dispensed in different ratios depend-  Confirm the option displayed with the...
  • Page 30: Detergent Dispenser Drawer

    5. Add 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 laundry. – Limescale deposits on the heater ele- ments.
  • Page 31: Capdosing

    = Detergent (for the main wash only) Each capsule contains the correct amount for one wash cycle. You can order the capsules online at or from Miele (see the end of this booklet for contact details).  Keep capsules out of the reach of children.
  • Page 32 5. Add 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 conditioner may be added to the  compartment when using a capsule. ...
  • Page 33: Start The Programme - The End Of A Programme

    6. Start the programme - the end of a programme Start the programme  Touch the flashing Start/Stop sensor. The door will lock (the  will appear in the display to show this) and the pro- gramme will start. If a delay start time has been selected, then this will count down in the display.
  • Page 34: At The End Of A Programme

    6. Start the programme - the end of a programme At the end of a programme Items left in the drum could discolour other items in the next wash or be- The door is still locked during the anti- come discoloured themselves. crease phase and the following will ap- Check that all items have been re- pear alternately in the display:...
  • Page 35: Spinning

    Spinning Final spin speed Final spin speed in the pro- gramme Programme When a programme is selected the op- Cottons 1600 timum spin speed for that programme Minimum iron 1200 will appear in the display. For pro- Delicates grammes marked with a * in the chart, the optimum spin speed is not the max- Woollens ...
  • Page 36: To Omit Rinse And Interim Spin And The Final Spin

    Spinning To omit the final spin (Rinse hold)  Use the Further options button to se- lect the Rinse hold setting. The laundry is not spun after the final rinse and re- mains in the final rinse water. This helps prevent creasing if the laundry is not going to be removed from the drum immediately after the end of the programme.
  • Page 37: Delay Start

    Delay start With delay start you can choose when To begin delay start you want the programme to start. You  Press the Start/Stop button to begin can delay the start of the programme delay start and the wash programme. from 15 minutes up to a maximum of 24 hours, allowing you to make use of The following will appear in the display:...
  • Page 38: To Cancel Delay Start And Begin The Programme Straight Away

    Delay start To cancel delay start and begin the programme straight away  Press the Delay start button. Finish at  Change the time Start now Back    Touch the  sensor. Start now will be highlighted in white. ...
  • Page 39: Programme Chart

    Programme chart Cottons cold to 90 °C Max. load 9.0 kg Use for Cotton, linen or cotton mix fabric, e.g. table linen, towelling, under- wear, T-shirts etc. The settings 60 °/40 °C differ from / as follows: Notes – Shorter programme durations – Longer temperature holding times –...
  • Page 40 Programme chart Woollens  cold to 40 °C Max. load 2.0 kg Use for Machine-washable or hand-washable wool or wool blend fabric. If the care label does not specify a temperature, wash using the cold setting. Note Reduce the spin speed for items which crease easily. Denim cold to 60 °C Max.
  • Page 41 Programme chart Down duvets cold to 60 °C Max. load 2.5 kg 1 down duvet 2.20 m x 2.00 m Use for Quilts, duvets and pillows with feather or down filling. Notes – Remove air from the items before washing to prevent an excessive build-up of foam.
  • Page 42 Programme chart Starch Max. load 9.0 kg Use for Starching table cloths, serviettes and workwear. Notes – Reduce the spin speed for items which crease easily. – The laundry should be washed but not treated with fabric condi- tioner. Silks  cold to 30 °C Max.
  • Page 43 Cleaning the washing machine will significantly reduce bacteria, mould and biofilm and prevent the build-up of unpleasant odours. Notes – Optimum results can be achieved by using Miele machine cleaner. Alternatively, a universal powder detergent can be used. – Dispense the machine cleaner or universal detergent directly into the drum.
  • Page 44 Programme chart Mixed items – Use for A load consisting of various items with different garment care labels which is too small for a standard programme. You can choose from a list of 19 different items. Note The washing machine automatically adjusts the wash process to suit the laundry mix.
  • Page 45: Favourites

    Favourites To enter a name You can save your own customised wash programmes under names of You can enter any name of up to 10 your choice. characters for the programme. The saved favourite programmes will be Enter name sorted alphabetically. To create a favourite pro- ...
  • Page 46 Favourites To delete a favourite pro- gramme If you have already saved ten favourite programmes, you will need to delete one of these before you can save a new one.  Turn the programme selector to Fa- vourites.  Select the option in the display.
  • Page 47: Mixed Items

    Mixed items You can now select the following: Compiling the list of items – Add another item: Use the Mixed items programme if you Change / add to selection do not have enough laundry to run a standard programme but you want to –...
  • Page 48: Options

    Options Options are selected and deselected via the relevant buttons and the display. This option reduces energy consump- tion whilst maintaining cleaning effi- ciency. This is achieved by increasing the wash duration and at the same time reducing the wash temperature selec- ted.
  • Page 49: Short

    Options Pre-ironing  Further options In order to reduce creasing, the laundry Soak undergoes a smoothing process at the For heavily soiled and stained items end of the programme. Reducing the with protein stains. maximum load by 50% will give a better result.
  • Page 50: Wash Programme Chart - Programmemanager

    Options Wash programme chart - ProgrammeManager ProgrammeManager cannot be selected with programmes which are not listed in the chart below. Cottons Minimum iron Delicates Woollens  – – – – Denim Shirts Automatic plus Dark garments Down duvets – Outerwear Proofing –...
  • Page 51: Wash Programme Chart - Options

    Options Wash programme chart - Options None of the options can be selected with programmes which are not listed in the chart below. Pre-ironing  Short Stains Cottons Minimum iron Delicates Denim Shirts Automatic plus – Dark garments Outerwear – Separate rinse –...
  • Page 52: Wash Programme Chart - Further Options

    Options Wash programme chart - Further options None of the options can be selected with programmes which are not listed in the chart below. Cottons Minimum iron Delicates Woollens  – – – – Denim Shirts Automatic plus – – Dark garments Down duvets –...
  • Page 53: Garment Care Label Symbols

    Garment care label symbols Drying Washing The number of dots indicates the dry- The figure quoted in the bucket is the ing temperature maximum temperature the garment can be washed at. The number of  Normal temperature bars under the symbol indicates the ...
  • Page 54: Programme Sequence

    Programme sequence Main wash Rinses Spinning Water Wash Water Rinses level rhythm level 1)2)3)     Cottons 2)3)     Minimum iron 2)3)     Delicates Woollens      2)3)  ...
  • Page 55 Programme sequence Special features in the pro-  = Low water level gramme 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 56 – Drenching phase PowerWash 2.0, the washing technique The washing machine will spin a few developed by Miele, is activated in the times at the beginning of the pro- Cottons programme with small and me- gramme. During spinning, the water...
  • Page 57: Changing The Programme Sequence

    Changing the programme sequence Cancelling a programme Interrupting a programme  Switch the washing machine off with You can cancel a programme at any the  button. time after it has started:  Press the Start/Stop button.  Switch the washing machine back on with the ...
  • Page 58: Adding Or Removing Laundry After The Programme Has Started

    Changing the programme sequence Please note: Adding or removing laundry after the programme has star- Once a programme has started the washing machine cannot recognise any adjustment to the load.  Press the Start/Stop button. For this reason, if laundry is added or The following will appear in the display: removed after the start of a programme, the machine will always complete the...
  • Page 59: Safety Lock

    Changing the programme sequence To deactivate the safety lock Safety lock  Press the Start/Stop button. The safety lock prevents the temperat- ure, spin speed or options being The following will appear in the display: altered during a wash programme. Selection To activate the safety lock ...
  • Page 60: Detergent

    Detergent The correct detergent Dispensing aids All detergents produced for automatic Use dispensing aids, (e.g. balls) if these washing machines are suitable. Follow are supplied with the detergent, particu- the manufacturer's instructions and larly when using liquid detergent. dosage recommendations on the pack- Refill packs of detergent aging.
  • Page 61: Miele Recommended Detergents

    Detergent Miele recommended detergents Miele detergents and care products have been specially designed for Miele wash- ing machines. They are available to order via the internet at or from Miele. Miele Miele Miele Miele Cap  Cap  Cap ...
  • Page 62: Recommended Detergents In Accordance With Directive (Eu) Nr. 1015/2010

    Detergent Recommended detergents in accordance with Directive (EU) Nr. 1015/2010 The recommendations apply to the temperature ranges given in the Programme chart. Universal Coloureds Delicates and Specialist woollens detergent Cottons   – –  Minimum iron – – – ...
  • Page 63 Detergent Manual dispensing Fabric conditioner and liquid starch at the end of the pro- gramme You can dispense fabric conditioner either by using automatic dispensing or via the detergent dispenser compart- ment. Automatic dispensing One of the automatic dispensing con- tainers must be filled with fabric condi- tioner.
  • Page 64: Adding Starch Separately

    Detergent Colour run and dye removers/dyes Adding fabric conditioner separately  Add fabric conditioner to the  com-  Colour run and dye removers partment or insert the appropriate can cause corrosion in the washing capsule. machine.  Select the Separate rinse programme. Do not use colour run or dye re- movers in this washing machine.
  • Page 65: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the drum Cleaning the detergent dis- (Hygiene info) penser drawer Washing at low temperatures and/or us- Washing at low temperatures and the ing liquid detergent can cause bacteria use of liquid detergent can lead to a and unpleasant odours to build up in build-up of mould and bacteria in the the washing machine.
  • Page 66 Cleaning and care Cleaning the siphon tube and the Cleaning the detergent dispenser 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 us- ing liquid starch a few times. ...
  • Page 67: Twindos Maintenance

    "TwinDosCare" cleaning cartridge or with the OK sensor. an empty TwinDos container. Both are  Touch the  sensor to select the Start available from the Miele online shop. Maintenance programme? option and The washing machine has a cleaning confirm this with the OK sensor.
  • Page 68: Cleaning The Water Inlet Filter

    Cleaning and care  First turn off the stopcock. Cleaning the water inlet filter  Unscrew the inlet hose from the stop- The washing machine has a filter to pro- cock. tect the water inlet valve. The access- ible filter in the union at the open end of the inlet hose should be checked every six months or so, or more often if there are frequent interruptions to the water...
  • Page 69: Problem Solving Guide

    Problem solving guide Minor faults in the performance of the washing machine, some of which may result from incorrect operation, can be put right without contacting the Service Depart- ment. The following guide may help you to find the reason for a fault, and to correct it. You should, however, note the following: ...
  • Page 70: The Following Fault Messages Appear In The Display And The Programme Stops

    Problem solving guide The following fault messages appear in the display and the programme stops Message Cause and remedy The water outlet is blocked or restricted.  Drainage fault The drain hose has been fixed too high. Clean the drain filter ...
  • Page 71: A Message Appears In The Display At The End Of The Programme

    Problem solving guide A message appears in the display at the end of the programme Message Cause and remedy The pumps are dirty.  Intensive flow: Clean  Clean the pumps as described in "Problem solving the filter and jets or guide - Opening the door in the event of a blocked remove foreign ob- drain outlet and/or power failure"...
  • Page 72 Maintenance ure of 75°C. wash programme using Miele machine cleaner or powder detergent. The messages will appear at the end of the programme and when the washing machine is switched on and need to be confirmed with the OK sensor.
  • Page 73: A Message About The Twindos System Has Appeared In The Display

    Problem solving guide A message about the TwinDos System has appeared in the display Message Cause and remedy The detergent in the cartridges is running low. There  Only a few more are between 4 and 8 wash cycles remaining. wash cycles can be ...
  • Page 74: Problems With Twindos

    Problem solving guide Problems with TwinDos Problem Cause and remedy No detergent and/or Automatic dispensing has not been activated. fabric conditioner was  Touch the Dos  sensor before running the next dispensed. programme. Automatic dispensing will be activated. No detergent/fabric conditioner was dispensed even though automatic dispensing was activated.
  • Page 75: General Problems With The Washing Machine

    Problem solving guide General problems with the washing machine Problem Cause and remedy The machine shakes The machine feet are not level. during the spin cycle.  Level the machine and adjust the feet correctly. The laundry has not The machine detected an imbalance during the final been spun properly and spin cycle and reduced the spin speed automatically.
  • Page 76  In order to prevent bacteria and unpleasant odours building up in the washing machine, run the Main- tenance wash programme using Miele machine cleaner or a universal powder detergent. The door and the detergent dispenser drawer were left open after washing.
  • Page 77: An Unsatisfactory Wash Result

    They do not remove fruit, coffee and tea result. stains.  Use the Miele 2 Phase System. The targeted addi- tion of UltraPhase 2 during the wash process re- moves stains effectively.  Use a general purpose powder detergent contain- ing a bleaching agent.
  • Page 78: The Door Will Not Open

    Problem solving guide The door will not open Problem Cause and remedy The door cannot be The drum is locked during a programme. pulled open during a  Press the Start/Stop button. programme.  Use the  sensor to select Cancel programme or Add laundry.
  • Page 79: Opening The Door In The Event Of A Blocked Drain Outlet And/Or Power Failure

     Switch off the washing machine. ters completely or take them right out.  Place a suitable container, e.g. a Miele universal oven tray under the access panel.  Press the drain pump access panel. The panel will spring open.
  • Page 80 Problem solving guide  Remove the drain filters completely.  Replace the drain filters correctly (on the right and left) and tighten them securely.  Water leaking from the washing machine can cause damage. Replace and tighten the drain filters securely.
  • Page 81: After Sales Service

    2 years from the date of purchase. – your Miele Dealer, or In the U.K. you must activate your cover – Miele (Contact details for Miele are by calling 0330 160 6640 or registering given at the end of this booklet). online at
  • Page 82: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Front view a Inlet hose with Waterproof system f Door b Electrical supply cable g Access to drain filter, drain pump and emergency release c Flexible drain hose (with detachable h Access panel for TwinDos containers swivel elbow) d Control panel i Four height adjustable feet e Detergent dispenser drawer...
  • Page 83: Rear View

    Installation and connection Rear view a Drain hose e Inlet hose with Waterproof system b Transport clips for electrical supply f Safety caps for transit bars cable, inlet and drain hoses g Transport clips for inlet and drain c Electrical supply cable hoses and for storing transit bars when not in use d Protruding lid for holding when mov-...
  • Page 84: Installation Surface

    (concrete or brick), it has to be secured against 1. Pull on the attached stopper, slippage using an MTS floor/plinth 2. then use a screwdriver to release the mounting kit (available from Miele). catches at the top and bottom.
  • Page 85 Installation and connection  Using the spanner supplied, turn the  Turn the right-hand transit bar 90°, left-hand transit bar 90°, then then  pull the transit bar out.  pull the transit bar out.
  • Page 86: Re-Fitting 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 87: Levelling The Machine

    Installation and connection Levelling the machine The washing machine must stand per- fectly level on all four feet to ensure safe and proper operation. Incorrect installation may increase elec- tricity 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 88: Building Under A Continuous Worktop/ In A Kitchen Run

    Installation and connection Building under a continuous work- Washer-dryer stack top/ in a kitchen run The washing machine can be combined with a Miele tumble dryer in a washer-  The washing machine lid cannot dryer stack. The appropriate "WTV" be removed.
  • Page 89: The Water Protection System

    Inlet hose The water protection system – The casing on the inlet hose contains The Miele water protection system pro- two solenoid valves , which cut off tects all parts of the washing machine the water intake directly at the stop- from water damage.
  • Page 90 Installation and connection The electronic unit  and drainage and overflow protection – Drainage protection Any leaking water is collected in the sump  in the base of the machine. A float switch  closes the solenoid valves , preventing any more water from flowing into the machine and water in the suds container is pumped away.
  • Page 91: Connection To The Water Supply

    Installation and connection The washing machine should be con- Connection to the water supply nected to a mains water supply in ac-  The casing on the water inlet cordance with current local and national hose contains electrical components. safety regulations. The German author- It must not be connected in areas ities do not require it to have a non-re- where there is the risk of water or...
  • Page 92 Extension hose A 1.5 metre long (metal) extension hose is available from your Miele dealer or the Miele Spare Parts Department as an optional extra.This hose is tested to withstand pressures of up to 14,000 kPa and can be used as a flex-...
  • Page 93: Drainage

    If required, the hose can be extended to a length of up to 5 m. The necessary parts can be ordered from Miele. For a delivery head of more than 1 m (up to a max. of 1.8 m) a replacement drain pump will need to be fitted.
  • Page 94: Electrical Connection U.k

    Installation and connection Non-rewireable plugs BS 1363 Electrical connection U.K. The fuse cover must be refitted when All electrical work should be carried out changing the fuse, and if the fuse cover by a suitably qualified and competent is lost, the plug must not be used until a person, in strict accordance with cur- suitable replacement is obtained.
  • Page 95: 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 9 kg dry laundry Voltage See data plate Connected load See data plate Fuse rating...
  • Page 96: Data Sheet Household Washing Machines

    Technical data Data sheet household washing machines In acc. with delegated regulation (EU) No. 1061/2010 MIELE Model name / identifier WKR 571 WPS 9,0 kg Rated capacity Energy efficiency class A+++ (most efficient) to D (least efficient) A+++ 130 kWh/year Annual energy consumption (AE Energy consumption of the standard "60°C cotton programme"...
  • Page 97 Technical data Based on 220 standard washing cycles for cotton programmes at 60 °C and 40 °C at full and partial load. Actual water consumption will depend on how the appliance is used. Attained for the standard "60 °C cotton programme" at full load or the standard "40 °C cotton pro- gramme"...
  • Page 98: Consumption Data

    Consumption data Load Energy Water Duration Residual moisture Litres h:min Cottons 90 °C 2.40 2:29 60 °C 1.45 2:29 60 °C 1.10 2:19 * 0.80 2:59 * 0.50 2:59 40 °C 1.20 2:39 40 °C 0.45 1:19 * 0.35 2:59 20 °C 0.40 2:39 Minimum iron 30 °C 0.50 1:59...
  • Page 99: Note For Test Institutes

    Consumption data Note for test institutes Test programme in accordance with EN 60456 and energy label with Directive 1061/2010 Consumption data can vary from the nominal values given depending on water pressure, water hardness, water inlet temperature, room temperature, type and volume of load, fluctuations in the electricity supply and any options selected.
  • Page 100: Settings

    Settings Selecting a setting You can use the settings menu to alter the machine's electronics to suit chan-  Touch the  or  sensor until the ging requirements. setting you want is highlighted in the display. Settings can be altered at any time. –...
  • Page 101: Language

    OK sensor. The selected language will be stored in Compartment  memory.  Miele UltraPhase 1   TwinDos Miele UltraColor You can set the type and amount of Miele WoolCare detergent and also start a cleaning ...
  • Page 102 Settings Changing the detergent type Dosage - Compartment  Dosage amounts for Miele products (e.g. UltraColor, Miele fabric condi- Normal soiling tioner) are pre-set for water hardness range II ().  Confirm the amount of detergent with TwinDos the OK sensor or change this using ...
  • Page 103: Time Of Day

    Settings Time of day Buzzer volume For adjusting the clock display. You can select one of seven different settings for the buzzer volume. Options The settings are represented by a bar – Clock format chart. At the lowest setting, the buzzer The time of day can be displayed as is switched off.
  • Page 104: Code

    – Off code. If you forget the code, the The display will remain on. washing machine will need to be un- locked by Miele Service. Temperature unit The temperature can be displayed as degrees Celsius (°C) or Fahrenheit (°F). Factory default setting: Celsius (°C).
  • Page 105: Machine Switch-Off Setting

    Settings Machine switch-off setting Memory The washing machine will switch off The washing machine will save the automatically after the end of the pro- settings (temperature, spin speed and gramme/anti-crease phase or after be- some of the options) which have been ing switched on if no further selection selected for a programme after the is made.
  • Page 106: Soak Duration

    The boiling point for water is lower at high altitudes. In order to avoid water boiling, Miele recommend activating the reduce temperature setting at alti- tudes of more than 2000 m above sea level. The maximum temperature is re- duced to 80 °C even when a higher...
  • Page 107: Suds Cooling

    Settings Suds cooling Delay start When this is activated, additional wa- For specifying which time prompt ter flows into the drum at the end of should appear with the delay start the main wash to cool the suds down. function. Hot suds can damage plastic drainage Options pipes.
  • Page 108: Optional Accessories

    – liquid detergent for coloureds this washing machine. All the products – suitable for coloured and dark/black have been designed for Miele washing garments machines. – protects bright colours from fading These and many other useful products can be ordered via the internet at –...
  • Page 109: Fabric Care

    Optional accessories Down items Fabric care – liquid detergent suitable for pillows, Fabric care agents are available as cap- sleeping bags and down filled items sules  in convenient single dose amounts or in a handy bottle. – retains the elasticity of down and feather filled items Proofing agent –...
  • Page 111 Tel: +65 6735 1191 Fax. +971 4 3418 852 Fax: 011-46 900 001 Fax: +65 6735 1161 800-MIELE (64353) E-mail: E-Mail: E-Mail: Internet: Internet: Website: Manufacturer: Miele & Cie. KG, Carl-Miele-Straße 29, 33332 Gütersloh, Germany...
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