The washing machine is supplied with a
mains cable with moulded plug ready
for connection to a switched socket.
Risk of fire from overheating.
Connecting the washing machine to
a multi-socket plug adapter or to an
extension lead can overload the
Do not use an extension lead or
multi-socket plug adapter.
The socket must be easily accessible
after the machine has been installed.
The electrical system must comply with
local and national safety regulations (BS
7671 in the UK).
If the connection cable is damaged, it
must only be replaced with a specific
connection cable of the same type
(available from Miele). For safety reas-
ons, such replacement may only be
carried out by a qualified technician or
The data plate indicates the nominal
power consumption and the appropri-
ate fuse rating. Compare the specifica-
tions on the data plate with those of the
mains electricity supply and make sure
that they match.
Installation and connection