Fault message after a programme has been interrupted.
Water intake See
Turn off Ser-
Service Fault F
To switch off the fault message: Turn the programme selector to the position
and switch the washing machine off.
Cause and remedy
The drain is blocked or restricted.
The drain hose has been fixed too high.
Clean the drain filter and the drain pump.
The maximum drain height is 1 m.
The water inlet is blocked or restricted.
Check whether the stopcock has been properly
Check whether the inlet hose is kinked.
Check whether there is sufficient water pressure.
The filter in the water inlet is blocked.
Clean the filter.
The drain pump is activated for 2 minutes. The washing
machine door is then released. Wait for the drain pump
to stop before switching the washing machine off.
The water protection system has reacted.
Close the stopcock.
Call the Miele Customer Service Department.
There is a fault.
Disconnect the washing machine from the electri-
city supply. Switch off at the wall and withdraw the
plug from the socket, or disconnect the fuse.
Wait at least 2 minutes before reconnecting the
washing machine to the electricity supply.
Switch the washing machine on again.
Restart the programme.
If the fault message appears again, contact the
Miele Customer Service Department.
Problem solving guide