Miele EVS 6114 Operating And Installation Instructions

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Operating and Installation Instructions
Built-in Vacuum-Sealing Drawer
To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions be-
fore installation or use.
M.-Nr. 10 927 120



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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation Instructions Built-in Vacuum-Sealing Drawer To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions be- fore installation or use. en-US M.-Nr. 10 927 120...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS .............. 4 Caring for the environment ................ 12 Overview.......................  13 Overview of the drawer ..................13 Standard accessories.................... 14 Controls and display ...................  15 Cleaning for the first time ...................  16 Operation...................... 17 Suitable vacuum bags................... 17 Important information on use ................
  • Page 3 Contents MieleCare ...................... 48...
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    They contain important notes on installation, safety, use and maintenance. Miele cannot be held liable for damage occurring as a result of non-compliance with these instructions. Keep these instructions in a safe place and pass them on to any...
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Appropriate use  This drawer is intended for domestic use and use in other similar environments.  The drawer is not intended for outdoor use.  The drawer is only for domestic use to vacuum and seal food in vacuum bags intended for this purpose and to vacuum-seal food in vacuum-proof containers made of plastic or stainless steel.
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety with children  Children must be kept away from the drawer unless they are con- stantly supervised.  Be sure to supervise any children in the vicinity of the drawer, and do not let them play with it. ...
  • Page 7  Unauthorized installation, maintenance, and repairs can cause considerable danger for the user. Installation, maintenance, and re- pairs must only be carried out by a Miele authorized technician.  A damaged drawer can be dangerous. Always check for visible signs of damage. Never use a damaged appliance.
  • Page 8 Do not operate the drawer with wet hands or if you are in contact with water.  Any repairs not performed by a Miele authorized service techni- cian will void the warranty.  Defective components should be replaced by Miele original parts only.
  • Page 9 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS  The drawer must be completely disconnected from the power supply during installation, maintenance and repair work. This can be ensured as follows: – The circuit breaker has tripped, or – The fuse of the electrical installation is completely removed, or –...
  • Page 10  Moisture in food or drinks can cause corrosion damage in the drawer. Do not use the drawer to store food or drinks.  Miele does not permit vacuum-sealing of glass containers.
  • Page 11 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS  Never insert the tubes attached to the drawer into any body ori- fices. Cleaning and maintenance  Do not use a steam cleaner to clean the drawer. The steam may reach electrical components and cause a short cir- cuit.
  • Page 12: Caring For The Environment

    Consult with local authorities, dealers or Miele in order to dispose of and recycle electrical and electronic appliances. Miele assumes no responsibility for deleting any personal data left on the appliance being disposed.
  • Page 13: Overview

    Overview Overview of the drawer a Air filter cover (see “Installation”) d Push2open mechanism The drawer can be opened by press- b Glass lid with chamber seal ing lightly in the middle of the drawer Push down on the little black triangle front.
  • Page 14: Standard Accessories

    Overview Standard accessories Vacuum adapter 1 adapter for vacuum-sealing third- party containers...
  • Page 15: Controls And Display

    Controls and display Sensor buttons The sensors react to touch. Every touch on the sensors is confirmed by an audible tone. Sensor Function button  Switching on and off  Setting the vacuum level  Setting the sealing level / sealing the vacuum bag early ...
  • Page 16: Cleaning For The First Time

    Cleaning for the first time  Please stick the extra data plate for the appliance, supplied with this doc- umentation, in the space provided in the “After sales service, data plate, warranty” section of this booklet.  Remove any protective foil and sales stickers.
  • Page 17: Operation

    – If rinsing food with cold water, dry it the food being vacuum-sealed before vacuum-sealing to prevent water from collecting in the vacuum Miele does not permit the use of vac- bag or container. uum bags inside microwaves. – Select a suitable bag size for the size of the food.
  • Page 18: Tips

    Operation – Fill the vacuum bag to a maximum of Tips ²/₃ with solid food or ¹/₃ with liquid. – Freeze liquids before vacuum-sealing – For a perfect weld seam, make sure them. You can then fill the bags ²/₃ that the edge of the bag is dry and full.
  • Page 19: Using The Vacuum Levels

    Operation Using the vacuum levels There are 3 levels for vacuum sealing. The higher the vacuum level selected, the greater the vacuum. Vacuum Intended use level    Packaging, portioning, and storing Suitable for – Food that is prone to squashing, e.g., lettuce, berries, or chips ...
  • Page 20: Using The Sealing Levels

    Operation Using the sealing levels There are 3 levels for sealing vacuum bags. The choice of sealing level depends on the material thickness of the bag: the thicker the bag, the higher the sealing level. Tip: The sealing bar will get progressively hotter when carrying out a number of consecutive vacuuming processes.
  • Page 21: Vacuuming And Sealing Bags

    Operation Vacuuming and sealing bags  Risk of injury! Damage to the glass lid can cause  Fill the vacuum-sealing bag. implosion.  Open the drawer and the glass lid. Do not under any circumstances use  Place the vacuum-sealing bag in the the drawer if the glass lid is dam- vacuum chamber so that the open aged.
  • Page 22: Sealing The Bag Early

    Operation After the vacuuming process Sealing the bag early An acoustic tone will sound. You can end the vacuuming process before reaching the selected vacuuming  Open the glass lid. level and seal the bag early.  Danger of burning! ...
  • Page 23: Vacuum-Sealing Third-Party Containers

    Operation Vacuum-sealing third-party  Risk of injury! containers Third-party glass containers can im- plode during vacuuming. The process for vacuuming a container Only use vacuum-proof containers ® from the caso vacuum container set is made of plastic or stainless steel. described below.
  • Page 24 Operation  Place the lid on the container and If an excessive amount of bubbles press it down. form, you can cancel the vacuuming process by pressing the  sensor  Open the drawer and the glass lid. (see “Canceling a vacuuming process”).
  • Page 25: After Use

    Operation After use Canceling a vacuuming process  Touch the  sensor to switch the drawer off. You can cancel a vacuuming process at any time, e.g., if you notice during the  Clean and dry the drawer and any ac- process that the edge of the bag is not cessories as described in “Cleaning positioned correctly or that the closure...
  • Page 26: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care  Allow the sealing bar to cool before Risk of injury! cleaning it. The steam from a steam cleaner could reach electrical components  Switch the drawer off to clean it. and cause a short circuit. Do not use a steam cleaner to clean ...
  • Page 27: Cleaning The Drawer Front And Glass Lid

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the vacuum adapter If soiling is left on for any length of time, it may become impossible to  Clean the vacuum adapter with a remove. clean sponge and a solution of hot Surfaces may suffer discoloration or water and liquid dish soap or a clean, damage.
  • Page 28: Completing A Drying Cycle

    Cleaning and care Completing a drying cycle When carrying out the drying cycle, the vacuum chamber must be empty When food is vacuumed, moisture gets and free from liquid residues. into the oil circulation system in the Clean and dry the vacuum chamber vacuum pump.
  • Page 29: Frequently Asked Questions

    Miele Technical Service. There was a loud bang The transit device has not been not removed and the during operation.
  • Page 30 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Possible cause and solution The vacuuming process The oil in the vacuum pump has become extremely takes longer than ex- hot. pected.  Leave the drawer to cool for an hour before start- ing another vacuuming process. ...
  • Page 31  Flatten the rubber. The sealing bar and/or the counterpressure bar is damaged.  Contact Miele to have it replaced. The bag is not maintain- The vacuum-sealing bag has been damaged by sharp ing the vacuum even pointed objects, e.g., pointed pasta shapes or a though the weld seam bone.
  • Page 32 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Possible cause and solution The weld seam is de- The sealing bar and/or counterpressure bar are dirty fective or not properly or there are liquid residues on the sealing bar. sealed in one or more  Clean and dry the sealing bar and/or counterpres- places.
  • Page 33  When carrying out a number of consecutive vacu- uming processes, wait a minimum of 2 minutes between each process to prevent the oil from overheating again.  If the fault occurs again, contact Miele Technical Service. The vacuuming process The required vacuum could not be achieved.
  • Page 34: Important Safety Instructions - Installation

     The drawer may only be built in combination with those appli- ances specified by Miele as be- ing suitable. Miele cannot guar- antee trouble-free operation if the appliance is operated in combi- nation with appliances other than those quoted by Miele as being suitable.
  • Page 35: Instructions For Installation

    Instructions for installation When integrating the drawer with a combination appliance, the combina- tion appliance is placed on top of the drawer without the need for an interim shelf. All dimensions in this instruction book- let are given in mm and inches. Note to the installer: Please leave these instructions with the consumer of the appliance for the local...
  • Page 36: Installation Dimensions

    Installation dimensions Installation in a base unit Installation in a tall unit 3 / 8 " ( 3 5 m 0 2 1 m m ) 5 5 0 ( 5 3 ( 1 4 ( 5 4 ( 5 9 a Cut-out for ventilation a Cut-out for ventilation b Installation dimensions with plug...
  • Page 37 Installation dimensions EVS with H 6xxx B(P) EVS with H 6xxx BM / M 61xx / M 62xx 3 / 8 " ( 3 5 m 3 / 8 " ( 3 5 m ( 2 2 * / 2 3 * * m m ( 2 2 * / 2 3 * * m m ( 5 6...
  • Page 38 Installation dimensions EVS with DG 6x00 EVS with DGC 6x0x 3 / 8 " 9 / 1 6 ( 5 0 0 m m " ( 3 5 m ( 4 0 m ( 2 2 * / 2 3 * * m m ( 2 2 * / 2 3 * * m m...
  • Page 39 Installation dimensions EVS with DGC 6x6x EVS with CVA 640x / CVA 680x 9 / 1 6 " ( 5 0 0 m m ( 4 0 m ( 4 0 m ( 2 2 * / 2 3 * * m m ( 5 5 0 ( 5 4 8 7 / 8...
  • Page 40: Installation

    Installation Fitting the air filter and removing the  Do not damage the drawer! safety screws The drawer has an integrated vac- uum pump, which contains oil. To prevent oil from leaking out, the drawer must be transported and stored in a horizontal position only. Do not tilt the drawer and do not stand it up on its side.
  • Page 41 Installation  Remove the safety screws  from  Screw the air filter  onto the vac- the back of the drawer. uum pump using a screwdriver.  Do not damage the drawer! Remove the air filter  before trans- porting the drawer and plug the vac- uum pump with the transit device .
  • Page 42 Installation Fitting the anti-tipping mechanism Integrating the drawer  Risk of injury! The drawer is heavy and will tip for- wards when open. Installation must be carried out by two people. Keep the drawer closed until the anti-tipping mechanism supplied has been fitted to the side walls of the housing unit.
  • Page 43 Installation Integrating and connecting the When the drawer is first connected, or drawer after an interruption of the power sup- ply, all of the sensors and indicators in  Check that the air filter is fitted and the display will light up for approx. the safety screws have been removed 10 seconds for testing (initialization).
  • Page 44 Installation Aligning the front of the drawer After integrating the combination appli- ance, it may be necessary under certain circumstances to align the front of the drawer and adjust the gap between the drawer and the combination appliance. To help you do this, there are 2 screws behind the drawer front with which the front is fixed to the drawer housing.
  • Page 45: Electrical Connection

    Make sure that the connecting socket is should only be performed by a accessible after the installation of the Miele-authorized service technician. drawer. The voltage and frequency listed on the rating label must correspond with the household electrical supply to prevent appliance damage.
  • Page 46 Electrical connection Disconnecting from the power supply  Danger of electric shock. After disconnection, ensure the ap- pliance cannot be switched back on by mistake. The drawer must be completely discon- nected from the power supply during installation, maintenance and repair work.
  • Page 47: Technical Service

    In the event of a fault which you cannot remedy yourself, please contact your Miele dealer or Miele Technical Service. Contact information for Miele Technical Service can be found at the end of this document. Please quote the model and serial number of your appliance when contacting Miele.
  • Page 48 Miele appliance. Please note that unless expressly ap- proved in writing by Miele’s Service de- partment, Extended Service Contracts offered by other providers for Miele products will not be recognized by Miele.
  • Page 51 Technical Service. U.S.A. Canada Miele, Inc. Importer Miele Limited National Headquarters 9 Independence Way Headquarters and Miele Centre Princeton, NJ 08540 161 Four Valley Drive Phone: 800-843-7231 Vaughan, ON L4K 4V8 609-419-4298 Fax: www.miele.ca www.mieleusa.com...
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