Miele F 1471 Vi Operating And Installation Manual

Miele F 1471 Vi Operating And Installation Manual

Freezer with ice/water dispenser


Operating and Installation
with Ice/Water Dispenser
F 1471 Vi
en - US, CA
To prevent accidents
and machine damage
read these instructions
installation or use.
M.-Nr. 07 155 770


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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation instructions Freezer with Ice/Water Dispenser F 1471 Vi en - US, CA To prevent accidents and machine damage read these instructions before installation or use. M.-Nr. 07 155 770...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS....... . . 4 Guide to the freezer ..........8 Control panel for freezer .
  • Page 3 Contents Water filter ............36 Exchanging the water filter .
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Electrical safety When using the appliance, follow basic safety precautions, including Before installation, make sure that the following: the voltage and frequency listed on the data plate correspond with the Read all instructions before household electrical supply. This data installation and use to prevent must correspond to prevent injury and accidents and machine damage.
  • Page 5 Keep the door closed until the damaged cord or plug, or if the appliance is completely installed appliance has been damaged in any and secured per installation manner. Contact Miele’s Technical Ser- instructions. vice Department. Before installing the appliance, This equipment is not designed for check for externally visible damage.
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Do not use sharp-edged objects to remove frost and ice, or separate Persons who lack physical, sensory frozen foods and remove ice trays. or mental abilities, or experience with They will damage the evaporator, the machine should not use it without causing irreversible damage to the supervision or instruction by a appliance.
  • Page 7 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Disposal of your old appliance Before disposing of an old appliance, first make the door latch or lock unusable. Take off the door. Leave the shelves in place so that children may not easily climb inside. Consult with your municipal policy on recycling.
  • Page 8: Guide To The Freezer

    Guide to the freezer a Interior lighting g Main switch to turn the appliance On/Off b Door shelf h Freezer basket c Ice cube maker i Water filter d Ice cube container j Ice / Water Dispenser e Interior shelf k Control panel for Ice / Water f Control panel for the Freezer Dispenser...
  • Page 9: Control Panel For Freezer

    Guide to the freezer Control panel for freezer a Access button "p" d On/Off sensor button for the activates the control panel Ice/Water dispenser b Temperature display e Sensor button for the temperature X colder; Y warmer and/or door alarm* Allows you to set the desired f Water filter change indicator* temperature in the freezer...
  • Page 10: Before Use

    Before use Before using for the first time Turning the appliance On/Off ^ Clean the inside of the appliance and ^ Open the appliance door. the accessories with a mild solution of warm water and liquid dish soap. Dry with a soft cloth. After installing the appliance, wait at least 30 minutes before switching ^ Turn the appliance On/Off with the...
  • Page 11: Settings

    Settings Using the settings Custom settings When a sensor button has been In the custom settings mode you can selected with a finger touch, it will select and change functions. The appear yellow. function possibilities are described in A de-selected button will appear white. the respective chapters of this manual.
  • Page 12: Turning The Button Sound On/Off

    Settings ^ Tap the X button until = appears in Turning the button sound the display. On/Off ^ Touch the access button "p" to If you prefer the buttons to be silent confirm. when touched the button sound can be turned off.
  • Page 13: Turning Off For Longer Periods Of Time

    Settings Turning off for longer periods of time If the appliance is not going to be used for an extended time (for example, during a vacation) some precautions need to be taken: ^ Shut off the water supply line, (several hours before switching off the appliance) ^ Take all food out of the appliance ^ Turn the appliance off...
  • Page 14: Alarm

    Alarm The appliance is equipped with an Turning the temperature alarm Off alarm system, to ensure that the As soon as the alarm condition is temperature does not rise unnoticed corrected, the alarm signal turns off because of energy loss or an open and the affected zone stops flashing in door.
  • Page 15: Setting The Temperature

    Setting the temperature Setting the temperature Temperature range The temperature can be set within the following range: 7°F to -11°F (-14°C to -24°C). When the Ice/Water dispenser is turned ^ Touch the access button "p" so it on the temperature is adjustable within turns yellow.
  • Page 16 Setting the temperature ^ While holding down the X button, Temperature unit press the access button "p" once. (Fahrenheit/Celsius) Keep holding the X button down until The temperature can be displayed in the following appears in the display degrees Fahrenheit (°F) or Celsius (°C). (approx.
  • Page 17: Using The Freezer Efficiently

    Using the freezer efficiently Freezing food Placing food in the freezer Fresh food should be frozen as quickly Food to be frozen can be placed as possible. This helps maintain the anywhere in the freezer. nutritional value, vitamin content, The freezer baskets can hold a appearance and taste of the food.
  • Page 18: Defrosting

    Using the freezer efficiently Defrosting Cooling drinks quickly Frozen food can be defrosted in To cool drinks quickly, switch on the different ways: SuperCool function. See "SuperCool" for more information. – in a microwave oven, Do not leave bottles in the freezer for –...
  • Page 19 Using the freezer efficiently Freezing tips – Do not place hot foods or drinks in the freezer. This causes already – The following are examples of foods frozen food to thaw, and increases suitable for freezing: the energy consumption Fresh meat, poultry, game, fish, considerably.
  • Page 20: Supercool

    SuperCool When the SuperCool function is Switching off SuperCool activated, the appliance is cooled as The SuperCool function automatically cold as possible (to a factory-preset switches off after approx. 52 hours. The temperature). sensor button turns white, and the appliance continues running at normal SuperCool power.
  • Page 21: Ice/Water Dispenser

    Ice/Water Dispenser Turning on the Ice/Water For the automatic ice/water Dispenser dispenser to operate, it must be Once the freezer has cooled to a connected to the household power freezing temperature, the ice cube tray and water supply. filles with water. Cold air is blown directly over the tray.
  • Page 22 Ice/Water Dispenser Dispensing water ^ Place a suitable cup on the drip tray. ^ Turn on the Ice/Water dispenser with a finger touch to the control panel or by passing your hand under the dispenser to activate it via the light ^ Press and hold the "water"...
  • Page 23 Ice/Water Dispenser As soon as the drip tray indicator signals that the drip tray is full, the current operation will automatically stop. Empty out the drip tray using a sponge or dish towel. After the appliance is turned on for the very first time, it can take up to 24 hours for the first ice cubes to drop out of the ice cube maker and collect in the...
  • Page 24 Ice/Water Dispenser Using the Ice/Water Dispenser for the first time Before using the Ice/Water Dispenser for the first time, you must ^ Touch and hold the "water" button flush then fill appliance water lines again. with water. This activates the flushing function, ^ Open the freezer door.
  • Page 25: Safety Lock

    Ice/Water Dispenser Safety lock Turning off the Ice/Water dispenser The Ice/Water dispenser can be locked to prevent unwanted use. The water supply line must be shut off several hours before the appliance or ice maker is switched off. ^ Touch the "lock" button so it turns ^ Open the freezer door.
  • Page 26: Settings

    Ice/Water Dispenser Settings Anti-condensation heater The following settings on the Ice/Water A heater behind the cover of the dispenser can be adjusted: Ice/Water dispenser ensures that frost and ice do not build-up. To save Entering the settings mode energy, you can turn the heater Off. This feature is turned off by factory default.
  • Page 27: Anti-Clumping

    Ice/Water Dispenser Anti-clumping Button sound The anti-clumping feature ensures that If you prefer the buttons to be silent crushed ice or ice cubes do not freeze when touched, the button sound can be together. A noise will be heard turned off. periodically to indicate that the feature This feature is turned on by factory is working.
  • Page 28: Automatic Defrost

    Automatic defrost The freezer defrosts automatically. The moisture generated in the appliance collects in the evaporator. It is automatically defrosted and dissipated by the condenser periodically. This automatic defrosting system enables the freezer to remain permanently ice-free, while ensuring that the food stored in the freezer stays frozen.
  • Page 29: Adjusting The Interior Fittings

    Adjusting the interior fittings Moving the shelves Door shelf The shelves can be adjusted according For easier loading, unloading and to the height of the food. cleaning the door shelf can be shifted or completely removed. ^ Using both hands, grasp the shelf ^ Using both hands, grasp the door from underneath and lift slightly so that the rear of the shelf is slightly...
  • Page 30 Adjusting the interior fittings Freezer baskets Replacing the freezer basket ^ Fully extend the telescopic tracks. For easier loading, unloading, and cleaning, the freezer baskets can be ^ Lay the basket onto the tracks so that shifted or completely removed. it connects in the front and back.
  • Page 31: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Before cleaning To reduce the risk of electrical shock, disconnect the appliance from the power supply by shutting off the power main, tripping the circuit breaker or unplugging the power cord before maintenance. ^ Use the main switch to turn the appliance off completely.
  • Page 32: Aluminum Frames

    Cleaning and care Aluminum frames Ice cube container ^ Pull out the ice cube container. The frames of the door bins and shelves are made of aluminum. ^ Empty and clean the ice cube ^ Clean with a mild solution of warm container with lukewarm water.
  • Page 33: Ventilation Slits

    Cleaning and care Ventilation slits After cleaning ^ Check the ventilation slits in the base ^ Return all shelves and accessories. panel regularly. Remove any ^ Plug in the appliance and turn it on dirt/dust with a vacuum cleaner or with the main switch.
  • Page 34 Cleaning and care Changing the light bulb Never touch a halogen bulb with The lighting automatically switches off bare fingers. after the door has been open for When inserting a glass halogen bulb approx. 10 minutes. This is not a fault. always hold with a soft cloth.
  • Page 35 If the light does not come on when the dispenser is used again, the light bulb should be changed. The dispenser lighting should only be repaired or replaced by Miele Technical Service. Never touch a halogen bulb with bare fingers.
  • Page 36: Water Filter

    Replacement filters can be ordered adequate disinfection or other from Miele. treatment before or after use of a filter. – When the red filter indicator flashes, it is time to change the filter.
  • Page 37: Exchanging The Water Filter

    Water filter Exchanging the water filter ^ Push in and rotate the filter cap on ^ Push the filter cartridge with cap, in a the base panel of your appliance counterclockwise 180°, 1. horizontal position, all the way into the opening in the base panel, 5. ^ Pull the used filter cartridge out of the ^ Rotate the filter cartridge clockwise appliance, 2.
  • Page 38 Water filter ^ While holding down the X button, Re-setting the filter indicator press the access button "p" once. Keep holding the X button down until the following appears in the display (approx. 5 seconds). The filter indicator still flashes in the display.
  • Page 39 ^ Touch the access button "p". To purchase a bypass cartridge, You have left the Custom settings contact Miele. mode. The "filter" indicator is no longer visible on the control panel. When you are in the Custom settings mode the door alarm is turned off automatically.
  • Page 40: Filter Performance Data Sheet

    T rademark /M odel D esignation R eplacement E lements 9000 077095 9000 077104 Miele 07134220 07134220 M anufacturer : Cuno, Incorporated T he water treatment device ( s ) listed on this certificate have met the testing requirements pursuant to S ection...
  • Page 41 Filter Performance Data Sheet Performance Data Sheet For Filter Model 07134220 Using Replacement Cartridge 07134220 This system has been tested according to NSF/ANSI Standards 42 and 53 for the reduction of the substances listed below. The concentration of the indicated substances in water entering the system was reduced to a concentration less than or equal to the permissible limit for water leaving the system, as specified in NSF/ANSI 42 and 53.
  • Page 42: Frequently Asked Questions

    Frequently asked questions With the aid of the following guide minor problems can be corrected without a ser- vice call. Repairs should only be carried out by a qualified and trained person in strict accordance with local and national safety regulations. Unauthorized repairs could cause personal injury or machine damage and may void the warranty.
  • Page 43 Possible fault Solution Water is flowing out of Close the shut-off valve immediately. the appliance. Check whether the water Contact Miele Technical pipe in the appliance is Service. defective. Check whether the water Contact a plumber. pressure is too low.
  • Page 44 The filter display is red. This is a warning that the Order replacement filters water filter needs to be from Miele. changed soon. The filter display is The water filter needs to See "Replacing the water flashing red.
  • Page 45 The appliance is not turned Check that the appliance is switched on. The water supply line was Contact Miele. not primed (purged of air) before the appliance was used for the first time. Check if: See "Ice/Water Dispenser"...
  • Page 46 Frequently asked questions Problems with the ice/water dispenser Issue Possible fault Solution The ice cubes are Other domestic appliances Avoid using such items as a small. that use water are in dishwasher, washing operation. machine or shower at the same time. Check whether the water See "Water filter"...
  • Page 47 Frequently asked questions Problems with the ice/water dispenser Issue Possible fault Solution The ice maker is not Check the water Contact a plumber. producing enough ice pressure. The water or the ice cubes are pressure must be misshapen. between 25 and 120 psi (1.72-8.25 bar).
  • Page 48: After Sales Service

    Miele appliance. Please note that unless expressly approved in writing by the Miele Ser- vice department, Extended Service Contracts offered by other providers for Miele products will not be recognized by Miele.
  • Page 49: Installation Instructions

    Installation instructions To prevent accidents and machine damage read these instructions before installation or use.
  • Page 50: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of packing materials Disposal of an old appliance The cardboard box and packing Old appliances contain materials that materials are biodegradable and can be recycled. Please contact your recyclable. Please recycle. local recycling center about the possibility of recycling these materials.
  • Page 51: Installation

    Empty weight of your machine: unavoidable, use a suitable insulating plate or observe the following minimum F 1471 Vi ..309 lbs (140 kg) distances from the heat source: – 1 "...
  • Page 52 F 1471 Vi ..505 lbs (229 kg) To ensure that the appliance is installed Installation niche...
  • Page 53: Custom Door Panels

    The "Merging Kit" can be obtained from Miele. F 18X1 Vi ... 134 lbs (61 kg) Contact Miele or your dealer for specific information about which Installation options combinations will work with your There are many different installation appliance.
  • Page 54 "Merging Kit". The "Merging Kit" can be obtained from Miele. Side panels If one side of the appliance is visible, a side panel must be used. The side panel must be firmly secured...
  • Page 55: Dimensions

    Dimensions Niche dimensions Niche width (A) F 1471 Vi 18" (457 mm)
  • Page 56: Door Dimensions (Open Min. 115°)

    Dimensions 1. Power supply 2. Water connection F 1471 Vi 9" (229 mm) Door dimensions (open min. 115°) F 1471 Vi " (525 mm) " (234 mm)
  • Page 57 Dimensions...
  • Page 58: Installing The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Before you begin Tools needed for installation – Cutter with adjustable blade Read these instructions completely and carefully. – Cordless screwdriver T 20 Have the appliance installed by a – Torx screwdriver T 20 qualified technician, according to the enclosed installation instructions.
  • Page 59 Installing the appliance Check the installation niche Before installation To ensure a safe, trouble-free Caution - the appliance is very installation and the best possible heavy. Use caution when unpacking cosmetic result, check to be sure and opening the door, danger of that the installation space complies tipping.
  • Page 60: Remotevision Module Installation

    Installing the appliance ^ Loosen the bracket that holds the ^ Unscrew the screws a on the cover appliance to the pallet. b and pull off the sticker c. Caution! The appliance is no ^ Remove the cover b. longer secured and may be unstable.
  • Page 61: Preparing The Installation Niche

    In that case, repeat the process. If that does not correct the problem, contact Miele. If the installation niche is deeper than the appliance, a solid wooden beam a can be placed behind the anti-tip brackets b so the appliance can be securely attached to the base or wall.
  • Page 62 Installing the appliance Anti-tip brackets The anti-tip brackets help keep the appliance safely secured to the installation niche to prevent tipping. Two anti-tip brackets are recommended for each appliance or appliance combination (side-by-side). ^ Drill pilot holes: – " (3 mm) for 5 x 60 mm wood screws –...
  • Page 63 Installing the appliance Securing an alternative anti-tip – The beam must cover the appliance by at least 2" (50.8 mm). device ^ Mark the installation height (lower If the anti-tip brackets cannot be attached securely, an alternative edge of the beam) on the rear wall of anti-tip device can be used.
  • Page 64: Sliding The Appliance Into The Installation Niche

    Installing the appliance Sliding the appliance into the In the case of side-by-side installation niche installations, a separate outlet must be used for each appliance. ^ To prevent the power cord from becoming caught: Tie a piece of string to the middle of the power cord and feed it forward under the appliance.
  • Page 65: Aligning The Appliance

    Installing the appliance Aligning the appliance A mark is located on the appliance base and is used as a standard gauge ^ Align the appliance with the custom for height adjustment. When adjusting front. the height, align this mark at 1 "...
  • Page 66: Attaching The Appliance To The Installation Niche

    Installing the appliance Note: – Do not twist or jam the appliance inside the niche. When unscrewing the height-adjustable feet, proceed gradually, alternating between left and right. – The adjustment of the rear feet is aided if the appliance is lifted at the rear (tipped forward slightly).
  • Page 67 Installing the appliance For a side-by-side combination the filler strips from both appliances are put together to form one long filler strip: ^ Take the peg from the "side-by-side merging kit" and insert it halfway into ^ Screw the attachment plate lugs m to the filler strip rail on the left-side the adjacent furniture/fixtures.
  • Page 68: Preparing The Custom Door

    Installing the appliance Preparing the custom door ^ Open the appliance door. ^ Unscrew the installation supports n ^ Measure the distance X between the from the appliance door. bracket from the door and the ^ Loosen the remaining screws from overhead furniture/fixtures.
  • Page 69: Attaching And Aligning The Custom Door Front

    Installing the appliance The bracket includes a variety of holes for the various design options of custom doors. When performing work on the custom door, always observe the following: – Always select the best load-bearing surface of the custom door as the location for screws.
  • Page 70 Installing the appliance ^ Adjust the custom door to adjacent Attaching the covers furniture/fixtures. ^ Align the custom door with the double-threaded bolts. ^ Tighten the nuts on the adjusting rail. This will correct the side alignment of ^ To mount the cover strips on both the door.
  • Page 71 Installing the appliance Attaching the toe-kick panel The maximum height of the toe-kick panel is 4" from the top of the floor. Do not cover the ventilation slits in the base panel. Risk of damage to the appliance. ^ Insert the cover strip into the space between the appliance and the side panel.
  • Page 72 Installing the appliance ^ Open the freezer door. Mounting the air separator The air separator on the inside of the freezer door keeps the supply and exhaust air separate. This prevents warm exhaust air from flowing into the machine, optimizing the energy performance of the unit.
  • Page 73: Aligning The Ice/Water Dispenser

    Installing the appliance Aligning the Ice/Water Dispenser If necessary the depth of the Ice/Water dispenser can be aligned from inside the custom door cut-out. This allows the dispenser to be aligned with the custom door to achieve the best possible appearance. ^ Remove the cover and the plastic grill.
  • Page 74 Installing the appliance ^ Loosen the screws of the four clamps. ^ Insert a screwdriver into one of the four slots and push sideways until the ^ Pull the rear cover forward and out. dispenser is aligned with the custom door (the gray arrow will adjust to the rear;...
  • Page 75: Attaching The Frame And The Shelf

    Installing the appliance Attaching the frame and the shelf " (19 mm) thick custom doors: ^ Slide the cover frame onto the Ice/Water Dispenser and press until it is flush with the door surface (be sure the word "TOP" on the cover frame is upward).
  • Page 76: Plumbing

    Plumbing All plumbing work should be carried out by a suitably qualified and competent person, in accordance with all applicable local and national regulations. The manufacturer is not liable for damage to property due to an incorrect installation or water connection.
  • Page 77 Plumbing Preparing the water connection The connection to the household water supply must be installed before the appliance is installed. ^ Turn off the main water valve to prevent damage caused by leaking water. ^ Attach the connecting pipe to the shut-off valve, according to the instructions supplied by the manufacturer of the ice cube maker...
  • Page 78 Plumbing ^ Push the union nut and seal onto the Connecting the water supply water pipe. When connecting the water pipe to ^ Push the end of the water pipe into the solenoid valve of the appliance, the appliance connection and screw follow the instructions supplied by on the union nut, 3.
  • Page 79: Electrical Connection

    If there are any questions regarding the electrical connection of this appliance to the power supply, please consult a licensed electrician or call the Miele Technical Service. U1-800-999-1360 V1-800-565-6435...
  • Page 80: Remotevision

    RemoteVision The Miele RemoteVision system is Be sure your wireless system meets the designed to send messages directly to following requirements Miele and/or your PC. ® – Windows XP or newer operating ® For information on set-up and system, Mac OS X 10.3 or higher...
  • Page 81 RemoteVision ^ Tap the X button until ; appears in Accessing the RemoteVision the display. control panel ^ Touch the access button "p" to confirm. See the table on the following page for a description of each setting in the ^ Touch the access button "p"...
  • Page 82 RemoteVision MasterCool control panel options for RemoteVision Selectable Description of function options Back Reboot the module Reset the module to factory settings Enter Ad-Hoc Mode Note: If you cannot select any option (other than ; - "back"), the module has not been installed correctly.
  • Page 84 Alteration rights reserved / 3408 M.-Nr. 07 155 770 / 00 For the most updated manual see the Miele web site.

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