The correct detergent
All modern detergents produced for automatic washing machines are suitable.
Use dispensing aids, e.g. balls, if these are supplied with the detergent. Tablets
are suitable for full loads but note that it may be impractical to reduce tablets for
smaller loads. Some tablets do not dissolve as rapidly as others and may not be
suitable for programmes with short durations.
Do not use biological detergents on silk as the enzymes may damage the silk!
Instructions for use and recommended amounts for a full load are given on the
Liquid detergent should be dispensed using a ball provided by the manufacturer
for programmes without a pre-wash.
For programmes with a pre-wash you will need to purchase a special container
from the Miele Spare Parts department which sits in the main wash compartment
of the detergent dispenser drawer. Add liquid detergent to this container for
the main wash and to compartment
See "Optional accessories" at the end of this booklet for details of Miele branded
care products, including detergents and fabric conditioners.
Only use liquid detergent
Liquid detergent for machine-washable silk and woollens
Liquid detergent for machine-washable woollens
Liquid starch, starch formulations, viscous liquid starch,
for the pre-wash.