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Operating and installation instructions
F 623 Ui-2
F 623 Ui-3
en - GB
To avoid the risk of accidents or
damage to the appliance, it is
essential to read these operating instructions
before it is installed or used for the
first time.
M.-Nr. 06 813 391



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions Freezer F 623 Ui-2 F 623 Ui-3 en - GB To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the appliance, it is essential to read these operating instructions before it is installed or used for the first time.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Description of the appliance ........4 Caring for the environment .
  • Page 3 Contents Noises ............28 After Sales / Guarantee .
  • Page 4: Description Of The Appliance

    Description of the appliance a Alarm button and indicator light c Super freeze button and indicator light b Temperature display d On/off and temperature selector dial e Drawer with freezer calendar f Marker system for frozen food g Ventilation gaps...
  • Page 5: 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 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    Warning and Safety instructions Correct application This appliance complies with all This appliance is intended for relevant legal safety requirements. domestic use only, to store deep frozen Improper use can, however, present food, freeze fresh food, and to make a risk of both personal injury and ice.
  • Page 7: Technical Safety

    Warning and Safety instructions Technical safety The more coolant there is in an appliance, the larger the room it should Before setting up the appliance, be installed in. In the event of a check it for any externally visible leakage, if the appliance is in a small damage.
  • Page 8 Faulty components must only be suitably qualified and competent replaced by genuine Miele original person in strict accordance with current spare parts. The manufacturer can only national and local safety regulations.
  • Page 9 Warning and Safety instructions Correct use When cooling drinks quickly in the freezer, make sure bottles are not left in Never handle frozen food with wet for more than one hour, otherwise they hands. Your hands may freeze to the could burst, resulting in injury or frozen food.
  • Page 10 Warning and Safety instructions Disposal of your old freezer Do not block the ventilation gaps in the plinth or the top of the appliance Before disposing of an old housing unit as this would impair the appliance, first make the door latch or efficiency of the appliance, increase the lock unusable.
  • Page 11: 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 12: Operation

    Operation Before using for the first time Switching off the alarm ^ Clean the inside of the appliance and the accessories with luke warm water and a little washing-up liquid, and then dry with a soft cloth. Important: ^ Press the alarm button. To ensure the correct functioning of the appliance, let it stand for The alarm will stop.
  • Page 13 Operation If, during a long absence, the appliance is switched off but not cleaned out and the door is left shut, there is a danger of mould and odours building up inside the appliance.
  • Page 14: The Correct Temperature

    The correct temperature Setting the temperature It is very important to set the correct temperature for storing food in the The temperature is set with the freezer. Micro-organisms will cause temperature dial. food which is not stored at the correct temperature to deteriorate rapidly.
  • Page 15: Temperature Display

    The correct temperature Temperature display During normal operation the temperature display on the control panel shows the temperature in the warmest part of the appliance. Ranges of temperatures rather than individual temperatures are shown. This means that the temperatures displayed are approximate.
  • Page 16: Alarm

    Alarm Activating the alarm system Your appliance has been fitted with a warning system which ensures that the The alarm system is always active. It temperature in the freezer cannot rise does not have to be switched on unnoticed. An alarm will sound and the manually.
  • Page 17: Super Freeze

    Super freeze Super freeze Switching off Super freeze Switch the Super freeze function on The Super freeze function will switch off before putting fresh food into the automatically after approx. 65 hours. freezer. The indicator light will go out and the appliance will run at normal power Super freeze is not necessary: again.
  • Page 18: Freezing And Storing Food

    Freezing and storing food Maximum freezing capacity Storing frozen food To ensure that fresh food placed in the When buying frozen food to store in freezer freezes through to the core as your freezer, check quickly as possible, the maximum –...
  • Page 19: Home Freezing

    Freezing and storing food Home freezing – Do not season fresh foods or blanched vegetables before Only freeze fresh food which is in good freezing. Only season cooked food condition. lightly before freezing, but care should be taken as the taste of some Hints on home freezing spices alters when frozen.
  • Page 20: Before Placing Food In The Freezer

    Freezing and storing food ^ Make a note of the contents and the Freezing large items date of freezing on the packaging. To freeze a large item such as a turkey or joint of meat, the freezer drawers and Before placing food in the freezer the glass cold plates between them can ^ When freezing more than 2 kg of be removed.
  • Page 21: Marker System For Frozen Food

    Freezing and storing food Marker system for frozen food Defrosting The marker system serves as a Frozen food can be defrosted in reminder of how long food has been different ways: stored. – in a microwave oven, Each freezer drawer has two slide –...
  • Page 22: Ice Cube Tray

    Freezing and storing food Ice cube tray ^ Fill the ice tray three quarters full with water, and place it on the bottom of one of the drawers. ^ Once frozen, use a blunt instrument, for example a spoon handle, to remove the ice tray from the freezer.
  • Page 23: Defrosting

    Defrosting In normal use ice and frost will form on To defrost the glass cold plates and drawer fronts. Carry out the defrosting procedure If allowed to accumulate, this will impair the efficiency of the freezer and as quickly as possible if food has increase the consumption of electricity.
  • Page 24 Defrosting After defrosting ^ Clean the appliance, and then dry it thoroughly. ^ Close the freezer door, insert the plug in the socket and switch the appliance back on. ^ Switch on the Super freeze function so that the freezer can cool down quickly.
  • Page 25: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care ^ After cleaning, wipe the interior and Never use cleaning agents accessories with a damp cloth, and containing abrasive substances dry with a soft cloth. Leave the door such as sand, soda, acids, chlorides open to air the appliance for a short or chemical solvents.
  • Page 26: Problem Solving Guide

    ^ the door has been opened too blown. If it has, contact the Miele Ser- frequently, or large amounts of fresh vice Department. food have been put in at once for freezing.
  • Page 27 If you still cannot remedy the fault having followed these suggestions, please contact the Miele Service Department. To prevent unnecessary loss of temperature it is advisable not to open the door while waiting for the...
  • Page 28: 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 29: After Sales / Guarantee

    In the event of a fault which you cannot correct yourself, or if the appliance is under guarantee, please contact: – your Miele Dealer or Chartered Agent – the Miele Service Department (see back cover for contact details). When contacting your Dealer/Chartered Agent or Miele, please quote the model and serial number of your appliance.
  • Page 30: Electrical Connection

    Electrical connection Electrical connection U.K. Non-rewireable plugs (BS 1363) All electrical work should be carried out The fuse cover must be re-fitted when by a suitably qualified and competent changing the fuse, and if the fuse cover person in strict accordance with current is lost, the plug must not be used until a local and national safety regulations suitable replacement is obtained.
  • Page 31: Installation

    Installation Building in "side-by-side" This appliance must be built in, If the freezer is to be built in next to a otherwise it could tip up. refrigerator ("side-by-side") the freezer must always be on the right hand Location side of the refrigerator (as viewed from the front).
  • Page 32: Building In Dimensions

    Building in dimensions Plinth height A depends on the building under height: With a building under height of 820 mm the plinth height will be between 100 – 170 mm. Appliances in climate range ST or T require a minimum plinth height of 120 mm.
  • Page 33: Changing The Door Hinging

    Changing the door hinging Before building the appliance in, you will need to decide on which side the door is to be hinged. If left hand door hinging is required follow the instructions below. ^ Open the appliance door. ^ Unscrew and remove screws a. Do not close up the hinges.
  • Page 34 Changing the door hinging ^ Fit the appliance door onto the previously fitted screws a, and then tighten the screws. ^ Refit the covers b.
  • Page 35: Installing The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Building under The appliance should be secured to Where the building under height is the worktop only after the plinth 820 mm the appliance can be pushed depth has been adjusted and the straight into the niche. Align the furniture door has been fitted to the appliance beforehand using the appliance.
  • Page 36: Fitting A Furniture Door

    Installing the appliance Fitting a furniture door If there is a continuous plinth in the kitchen a ventilation gap will need to be made in the plinth for the appliance: Building-under Dimension H height [mm] [mm] ^ A gap of 8 mm must be maintained 60+1 between the appliance door and the 110+1...
  • Page 37 Installing the appliance ^ Using a pencil mark a line down the ^ Hang the furniture door onto adjusting bolts a. centre of the inside of the furniture door. ^ Loosely attach the nuts b on the ^ Hang the fixing bracket with the adjusting bolts.
  • Page 38: Securing The Appliance

    Installing the appliance – (On large or divided doors attach a second pair of fixing brackets a in the handle region of the door. Use the pre-drilled holes in the appliance door.) Securing the appliance ^ Securing the appliance door to the ^ Whilst counterholding the adjusting furniture door: bolts b with a screwdriver, tighten...
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