Miele EVS 6114 Operating And Installation Instructions

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Built-in vacuum drawer
To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance it is
imperative that you read these instructions before
installing the appliance and using it for the first time.
M.-Nr. 10 917 560



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Built-in vacuum drawer To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance it is imperative that you read these instructions before installing the appliance and using it for the first time. en-CA M.-Nr. 10 917 560...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Warnings and safety instructions ..............Caring for the environment ................11 Overview......................12 Overview of the drawer ..................12 Standard accessories..................13 Controls and display ..................14 Cleaning for the first time ................. 15 Operation......................16 Suitable vacuum bags..................16 Important information on use ................
  • Page 3: Warnings And Safety Instructions

    This prevents both personal injury and damage to the drawer. Miele cannot be held liable for damage caused by non-compliance with these instructions. Keep these instructions in a safe place and pass them on to any...
  • Page 4 Warnings and safety instructions Appropriate use  The 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 5 Warnings and safety instructions Safety with children  Children under the age of 8 years must be kept away from the drawer unless they are constantly supervised.  Children should be supervised in the vicinity of the drawer. Never allow children to play with the drawer. ...
  • Page 6 Warnings and safety instructions Technical safety  Installation, maintenance and repair work should only be performed by a Miele authorized service technician. Installation, maintenance and repair work by unqualified persons can cause considerable danger to users.  Damage to the drawer can compromise your safety. Check the appliance for visible signs of damage.
  • Page 7 Any repairs not performed by a Miele authorized service technician will void the warranty.  Miele can only guarantee the safety of the appliance if genuine Miele spare parts are used. Defective components must only be replaced by genuine Miele spare parts.
  • Page 8 Warnings and safety instructions  During installation, maintenance and repair work, the drawer must be completely disconnected from the domestic electricity supply. It is only completely isolated from the electricity supply when: - the circuit breakers have been switched off, or - the screw-type fuses have been fully unscrewed or - the plug (if present) is removed from the outlet.
  • Page 9 Liquid getting into the drawer and into the vacuum pump air intake valve can result in damage to the vacuum pump.  Moisture in food or drinks can cause corrosion. Do not use the drawer to store food or drinks.  Miele does not permit vacuum sealing of glass containers.
  • Page 10 Warnings and safety instructions  Never insert the tubes attached to the drawer into any body orifices. Cleaning and care  Danger of electric shock. The steam from a steam cleaning appliance could reach electrical components and cause a short circuit.
  • Page 11: 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 12: Overview

    Overview Overview of the drawer a Air filter cover (see “Installation”) d Push2open mechanism The drawer can be opened and b Glass lid with chamber seal closed by pressing lightly in the Push down on the little black triangle middle of the drawer front. to close the glass lid.
  • Page 13: Standard Accessories

    Overview Standard accessories Vacuum adapter 1 adapter for vacuum sealing external containers...
  • Page 14: Controls And Display

    Controls and display Sensors The sensors react to touch. Every touch of a sensor is confirmed with an audible keypad tone. Sensors Function  Switching on and off  Setting the vacuum level  Setting the sealing level/sealing the vacuum bag early ...
  • Page 15: Cleaning For The First Time

    Cleaning for the first time  Please stick the data plate for the appliance, supplied with this documentation, in the space provided in the “After sales service, data plate” section of this booklet.  Remove any protective foil and sales stickers, if present.
  • Page 16: 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 bag or container. vacuum bags inside microwaves.
  • Page 17: Tips

    Operation - Select a suitable bag size for the size Tips of the food. If the vacuum bag is too - Freeze liquids before vacuum sealing big, too much air can remain inside. them. You can then fill the bags ²/₃ The bag can be cut to fit the size of full.
  • Page 18: 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 19: 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. Useful tip: The sealing bar will get progressively hot when carrying out a number of consecutive vacuuming processes.
  • Page 20: Vacuuming And Sealing Bags

    Operation Vacuuming and sealing bags  Danger of injury caused by implosion.  Fill the vacuum sealing bag. Damage to the glass lid can cause  Open the drawer and the glass lid. implosion.  Place the vacuum sealing bag in the Do not under any circumstances use vacuum chamber so that the open the drawer if the glass lid is...
  • Page 21: Sealing The Bag Early

    Operation After the vacuuming process  Danger of injury caused by An acoustic signal will sound. implosion. External glass containers can  Open the glass lid. implode during vacuuming.  Only use vacuum-proof containers Danger of burning due to hot made of plastic or stainless steel.
  • Page 22: Vacuum Sealing External Containers

    Operation  Fill the container to a maximum of Vacuum sealing external 1" (3 cm) below the rim. containers  Place the lid on the container and The process for vacuuming a container press it down. ® from the caso vacuum container set is described below.
  • Page 23: After Use

    Operation Cancelling a vacuuming Leave the glass lid open for the entire process duration of the vacuuming process. You can cancel a vacuuming process If an excessive amount of bubbles at any time, e.g. if you notice during the form you can cancel the vacuuming process that the edge of the bag is not process by pressing the ...
  • Page 24: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care - Abrasive cleaning agents, e.g.  Danger of injury due to electric powder cleaners, cream cleaners, shock. bath bricks The steam from a steam cleaning - Solvent-based cleaning agents appliance could reach electrical components and cause a short - Stainless steel cleaning agents circuit.
  • Page 25: Cleaning The Vacuum Adapter

    Cleaning and care Useful tip: To make cleaning easier, the We recommend carrying out a drying sealing bar can be lifted out. cycle before the drawer locks out.  Remove soiling immediately using a The whole drying cycle lasts for a solution of hot water and dish maximum of 20 minutes.
  • Page 26 Cleaning and care The vacuum chamber must be free from objects and liquid residues when carrying out the drying cycle. Clean and dry the vacuum chamber as necessary.  Touch the  sensor.  Close the glass lid. The drying cycle starts. The  sensor will flash yellow throughout the entire process.
  • Page 27: Frequently Asked Questions

    If, after resetting/replacing the circuit breaker or the ground fault circuit interrupter, the drawer still will not turn on, contact a qualified electrician or Miele Technical Service. There was a loud bang The transit device has not been removed and the air when operating the filter has not been fitted.
  • Page 28 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Possible cause and solution The vacuum bag was The required vacuum (vacuum level 1) for sealing a not sealed in time. bag was not achieved.  Touch the  sensor again or repeatedly until the vacuuming process ends and the bag is sealed. All the sensors have There was an interruption to the power supply during gone out.
  • Page 29  Flatten the rubber. The sealing bar and/or the counterpressure bar is damaged.  Call Miele Technical Service to have it replaced. The bag is not The vacuum bag has been damaged by sharp maintaining the vacuum pointed objects, e.g. pointed pasta shapes or a although the weld seam bone.
  • Page 30 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Possible cause and solution The weld seam is The sealing bar and/or counterpressure bar are dirty defective or not or there are liquid residues on the sealing bar. properly sealed in one  Clean and dry the sealing bar and/or or more places.
  • Page 31 The chamber seal is not fitted correctly.  Press the chamber seal in all the way round to make sure it is fitted evenly. The chamber seal is damaged, for example cracks can be seen.  Call Miele Technical Service to have it replaced.
  • Page 32: Safety Instructions For Installation

     The drawer may only be installed in combination with appliances specified by Miele. If it is used in combination with appliances other than those specified by Miele, the warranty will be void, as trouble- free operation can no longer be ensured.
  • Page 33: Instructions For Installation

    Instructions for installation When installing the drawer with a combination appliance, the combination appliance is placed on top of the drawer without the need for an interim shelf. All dimensions in this instruction booklet are given in mm and inches. Note to the installer: Leave these instructions with the customer for use by the local building...
  • Page 34: Installation Dimensions

    Installation dimensions Installation in a base unit Installation in a tall unit 3 / 8 " ( 3 5 m ( 1 4 a Cut-out for ventilation a Cut-out for ventilation b Installation dimensions including b Installation dimensions including power supply cable plug connector power supply cable plug connector Power cord L = 7' 2" (2,200 mm) Power cord L = 7' 2" (2,200 mm)
  • Page 35 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 36 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 37 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 38: Installation

    *INSTALLATION* Installation Fitting the air filter and removing the  Risk of damaging the drawer! safety screws The drawer has an integrated vacuum 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 39 *INSTALLATION* Installation  Remove the safety screws  from  Screw the air filter  onto the the back of the drawer. vacuum pump using a screwdriver. Risk of damaging the drawer! Remove the air filter  before transporting the drawer and plug the vacuum pump with the transit device ...
  • Page 40 *INSTALLATION* Installation Fitting the anti-tipping mechanism Installing the drawer  Danger of injury due to incorrect installation. The drawer is heavy and will tip forwards when open. Installation must be carried out by two people. Keep the drawer closed until it has been fitted to the side walls of the housing unit using the supplied anti- tipping mechanism.
  • Page 41 *INSTALLATION* Installation Installing and connecting the drawer When the drawer is first connected, or after an interruption to the power  Check that the air filter is fitted and supply, all of the sensors and the safety screws have been removed indicators will light up for approx.
  • Page 42 *INSTALLATION* Installation Aligning the front of the drawer After installing the combination appliance, 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. For this purpose, 2 screws can be found behind the front of the drawer which are used to fasten the front to the housing of the...
  • Page 43: Electrical Connection

    Miele cannot be held liable 120 V/15 A/60 Hz for such work. Installation, maintenance and repairs Make sure that the connecting socket is must only be carried out by a Miele accessible after the installation of the authorized technician. drawer. The connection data (voltage and...
  • Page 44 *INSTALLATION* Electrical connection Disconnecting from the power supply  Risk of electric shock. There is a risk of electric shock if the drawer is reconnected to the power supply during repair or service work. After disconnection, ensure the appliance cannot be switched back on by mistake.
  • Page 45: Technical Service

    Miele dealer or Miele Service. You can book a Miele Service call-out online at www.miele.com/service. Contact information for Miele Service can be found at the end of this document. Please quote the model identifier and serial number of your appliance (SN) when contacting Miele Service.
  • Page 47 Please have the model and serial number of your appliance available when contacting Customer Service. Canada Importer Miele Limited Headquarters and Miele Centre 161 Four Valley Drive Vaughan, ON L4K 4V8 www.miele.ca Customer Care Centre Phone: 800 565-6435 customercare@miele.ca Germany Manufacturer Miele &...
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