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Miele KWT 4974 SG ed Operating And Installation Instruction

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Operating and installation instructions
Wine conditioning unit
KWT 4974 SG ed
en - AU, GB
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the appliance, it is
essential to read these instructions
before it is installed and used for the
first time.
M.-Nr. 07 742 070



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Wine conditioning unit KWT 4974 SG ed en - AU, GB To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance, it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Description of the appliance ......... 4 Optional accessories .
  • Page 3 Contents Metal grille at the back of the appliance ....... . 23 Active charcoal filter .
  • Page 4: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance Upper and middle temperature zone controls f On/Off button for upper and middle a Alarm off button for upper zone zones b Temperature display for upper zone g Temperature display for middle zone c Temperature selector buttons for h Temperature selector buttons for upper zone middle zone...
  • Page 5 Description of the appliance a Door lock b Interior lighting c Active charcoal filter d Wooden shelf with shelf edge trim for descriptive labels e Controls for the upper and middle temperature zones / Isolator plate for separating the zones f Glass door with UV filter g Handle h Controls for the lower temperature...
  • Page 6: Optional Accessories

    Description of the appliance Optional accessories Bottle presenter This bottle presenter is available from the Miele Spare Parts Department or your dealer.
  • Page 7: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Disposal of your old appliance material Electrical and electronic appliances often contain materials which, if The transport and protective packing handled or disposed of incorrectly, has been selected from materials which could be potentially hazardous to are environmentally friendly for human health and to the environment.
  • Page 8: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct application This appliance complies with all This appliance is intended for relevant local and national safety domestic use only for storing wine. requirements. Improper use can, Any other usage is not supported by however, present a risk of both the manufacturer and could be personal injury and material dangerous.
  • Page 9: Technical Safety

    If the connection cable is faulty it – disconnect from the mains, must only be replaced by a Miele approved service technician to protect – air the room in which the appliance is the user from danger.
  • Page 10 Warning and Safety instructions Correct use Installation work, maintenance and repairs may only be carried out by Do not store explosive materials in suitably qualified and competent the appliance or any products persons in accordance with national containing propellants (e.g. spray and local safety regulations.
  • Page 11 Warning and Safety instructions Disposing of your old appliance Before disposing of an old appliance, first make the door latch or lock unusable. This way you will prevent children from accidentally locking themselves in and endangering their lives. Be careful not to damage any part of the pipework whilst awaiting disposal, e.g.
  • Page 12: Switching On And Off

    (the interior light agent (available from only comes on when both upper zones are switched on). Important: Stainless steel Switching off conditioner gives long lasting...
  • Page 13: Switching Off For Longer Periods Of Time

    Switching on and off ^ Press the constant humidity button Switching off for longer again. periods of time will light up in the display. If the appliance is not going to be used for a longer period of time, e.g. whilst on holiday, ^ switch the appliance off, ^ switch off at the wall socket and...
  • Page 14: The Optimum Temperature And Humidity

    The optimum temperature and humidity Wine keeps on maturing depending on A constant temperature will be the surrounding conditions. The length maintained in the appliance at an of time for which wine can be kept in ambient room temperature of 10 to good condition will therefore depend 38 °C.
  • Page 15: Setting The Temperature

    The optimum temperature and humidity Setting the temperature Temperature range The temperature can be set in all three In all three zones, it is possible to set zones separately. temperatures between 5 and 20°C. To do this, press the buttons under the Temperature displays respective temperature displays: During normal operation, the...
  • Page 16: Temperature Display Brightness

    The optimum temperature and humidity Temperature display brightness The appliance is supplied with the brightness of the temperature displays set as low as possible. ^ Press the relevant On/Off button to You can adjust the brightness of the come out of the setting mode. temperature displays (the temperature displays for the upper and middle If you do not do this the electronics...
  • Page 17: Constant Humidity (Dynamic Cooling) Button M

    "Cleaning and care"). These are been switched on, the fans in the available from your dealer or the appliance will come on automatically Miele Spare Parts Department. when the cooling system switches on to ensure your wine is kept in the optimum climate.
  • Page 18: Interior Lighting

    Interior lighting The interior lighting can be switched on Adjusting the brightness to display your wine to its best effect The brightness of the interior lighting when the door is shut. can be adjusted. Each temperature zone has its own ^ Press and hold the interior lighting light, so that all three zones are lit up.
  • Page 19: Storing Wine Bottles

    Additional labels can be purchased on the same shelf. Removing a bottle of from your Miele Dealer or the Miele one type will then leave the other types Spare Parts Department. undisturbed and will avoid the need to move different bottles around.
  • Page 20: Alarm

    Alarm Activating the alarm system Your appliance is fitted with a warning system which ensures that the The alarm system is always active. It temperature in the three zones cannot does not have to be switched on rise or fall unnoticed and impair the manually.
  • Page 21: Defrosting

    Defrosting Condensate and frost can build up on the back wall of the appliance whilst it is in use. These are automatically defrosted and removed by the appliance. The condensate is drained away via a channel and drain hole into an evaporation system at the back of the appliance.
  • Page 22: Cleaning And Care

    Before cleaning ^ A microfibre "E-Cloth" is available ^ Switch the appliance off at the wall from the Miele UK Spare Parts socket and remove the plug. Department, which is suitable for ^ Take out any removable parts, e.g.
  • Page 23: Ventilation Gaps

    Replace the active charcoal filters with cleaned regularly with a brush or new ones once a year. These can be vacuum cleaner. A build-up of dust purchased from your Miele dealer. will increase the energy consumption of the appliance. Door seal...
  • Page 24: Problem Solving Guide

    . . . "F0" or "F1" appears in the If it has, contact the Miele Service temperature display. Department. There is a fault. Call the Service Department.
  • Page 25 If you still cannot remedy the fault ^ Was the door left open for too long? having followed these suggestions, The lighting switches itself off please contact the Miele Service automatically after approx. 15 Department. minutes. ^ Are the upper two zones switched...
  • Page 26: Noises

    Noises Normal noises What causes them Humming noise made by the motor (compressor). This noise can Brrrrr... get louder for brief periods when the motor is switching on. Blubb, blubb..A gurgling noise can be heard when coolant is circulating through the pipes.
  • Page 27: How To Save Energy

    How to save energy Normal energy Increased energy consumption consumption Installation site In a ventilated room. In an enclosed, unventilated room. Protected from direct sunlight. In direct sunlight. Not situated near to a heat source Situated near to a heat source (radiator, oven).
  • Page 28: After Sales / Guarantee

    – your Miele Dealer – Miele (see back cover for contact details). When contacting your Dealer or Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance. This information is given on the data plate inside your appliance.
  • Page 29: Electrical Connection Irl, U.k., Za

    Electrical connection IRL, U.K., ZA All electrical work should be carried out Non-rewireable plugs (BS 1363) by a suitably qualified and competent The fuse cover must be re-fitted when person in strict accordance with current changing the fuse, and if the fuse cover local and national safety regulations is lost, the plug must not be used until a (BS 7671 in the UK).
  • Page 30: Electrical Connection Aus, Nz

    Electrical connection AUS, NZ All electrical work should be carried out WARNING by a suitably qualified and competent THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE person in accordance with local and EARTHED national safety regulations. The appliance is supplied with a mains cable and moulded plug ready for connection to 220-240 V 50 Hz supply.
  • Page 31: Installation

    Please ensure that doors are closing and sealing properly. Please ensure that the appliance is installed in accordance with these installation instructions and that the handle is fitted correctly. Should you require further assistance please contact your Miele customer service centre.
  • Page 32: Installation

    Installation Installation ^ Remove any cable clips from the back of the appliance. ^ Check that all parts at the back of the appliance are unhindered. Carefully remove any hindrance. ^ Carefully push the appliance into position. Aligning the appliance ^ To align the appliance adjust the feet using the spanner supplied.
  • Page 33: Changing The Door Hinging

    Changing the door hinging The appliance is supplied right hand Caution. hinged. If left hand door hinging is The door is very heavy. required, follow the instructions below. ^ Raise the door, open it outwards and We recommend that the remove it carefully.
  • Page 34 Changing the door hinging ^ Remove cover o from the top of the appliance door. ^ Place the door on upper hinge pin k. ^ Swing the door slowly inwards so that lower hinge pin g fits into the guide on hinge bracket b.
  • Page 35 Changing the door hinging Changing over the door lock: ^ Open the appliance door. ^ Remove the key from the door lock. ^ Hold the lock mounting in your hand as shown. ^ Press the lock down and turn it 90° as far as it will go.
  • Page 36 Alteration rights reserved / 5109 M.-Nr. 07 742 070 / 01 KWT 4974 SG ed...