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Miele DA 1160 Operating And Installation Instructions


Operating and Installation
Ventilation System
DA 1160
DA 1180
en - US
To prevent accidents
and appliance damage,
read these instructions
installation or use.
M.-Nr. 09 382 400
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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation Instructions Ventilation System DA 1160 DA 1180 en - US To prevent accidents and appliance damage, read these instructions before installation or use. M.-Nr. 09 382 400...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS....... . . 3 Description of functions ..........7 Guide to the ventilation system .
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Use this appliance only in the manner intended by the manufacturer. Read these instructions carefully If you have questions, contact Miele. before installing or using the b) Before servicing or cleaning the Ventilation System. appliance, switch power off at the...
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS d) Before connecting the appliance to the power supply make sure that the ,WARNING voltage and frequency listed on the data plate correspond with the TO REDUCE THE RISK OF A household electrical supply. COOKTOP GREASE FIRE: This data must correspond to prevent appliance damage.
  • Page 5 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ,WARNING Do not allow children to play with or operate the appliance or its controls. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF Supervise its use by the elderly or INJURY TO PERSONS IN THE infirm. EVENT OF A COOKTOP Always turn on the hood when using GREASE FIRE, OBSERVE THE the cooktop to prevent damage from...
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Installation g) Do not install this hood over cooktops that burn solid fuel. ,WARNING h) Provided a larger distance is not TO REDUCE THE RISK OF given by the manufacturer of the FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR cooktop, follow the minimum safety distances between a cooktop and the INJURY TO PERSONS, bottom of the hood given in the...
  • Page 7: Description Of Functions

    Description of functions The ventilation system can be operated: Air extraction Recirculation mode The air is drawn in and cleaned by the The air is drawn in and cleaned by the grease filters and directed outside. grease filter as well as an odor-free filter (optional accessories).
  • Page 8: Guide To The Ventilation System

    Guide to the ventilation system...
  • Page 9: Turning The Light On/Off

    Guide to the ventilation system Turning the light on/off Control panel Overhead lighting The overhead light and the fan can be turned on and off separately Odor-free filter (active charcoal filter) "0" – Light off Optional accessory for recirculation "1" – Light on mode Fan control Cover for the odor-free filter duct...
  • Page 10: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care ,WARNING Avoid: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF – cleaning agents containing soda, FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR acids or chlorides, INJURY TO PERSONS, – abrasive cleaning agents OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING: e.g. powder or cream cleansers, – abrasive sponges, e.g. pot scourers Before cleaning or servicing the or sponges which have been hood, disconnect it from the power...
  • Page 11: Grease Filters

    Cleaning and care Grease filters Special instructions for appliances with a colored (RAL) housing. The reusable metal grease filters in the It is very difficult to clean this type of hood remove solid particles from the surface without causing minor marks on vented kitchen air (grease, dust, etc.) and prevent soiling of the ventilation the surface material.
  • Page 12 Use a wash program with a max. temperature of 150°F (65°C). In a Miele dishwasher use the "Normal" program. Use the recommended amount of dishwasher detergent. Overuse could destroy the filter.
  • Page 13: Odor-Free Filter (Active Charcoal Filter)

    Cleaning and care ^ Remove the odor-free filter from the Odor-free filter (active charcoal packaging. filter) ^ Insert the odor-free filter into the duct For recirculation mode an odor-free and push upward until it is positioned filter must be used in addition to the under the vent.
  • Page 14: Changing The Light Bulbs

    Cleaning and care ^ Remove the grease filter. Changing the light bulbs ,WARNING TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR INJURY TO PERSONS, OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING: Before changing the light bulbs, disconnect the hood from the power ^ Loosen the light fastening screw supply, see "Important Safety slightly.
  • Page 15: After Sales Service

    Miele’s Service department, Extended Service Contracts offered by other providers for Miele products will not be recognized by Miele. Our goal is to prevent unauthorized (and untrained) service personnel from working on your Miele products, possibly doing further damage to them, you and/or your home.
  • Page 17: Installation Instructions

    Installation Instructions Read these instructions and the "Important Safety Instructions" before installing this ventilation system. The installation steps are described in the enclosed "Installation Diagram". Leave these instructions with the appliance for the consumer/user. Information is subject to change. Please refer to our website to obtain the most current product specification, technical &...
  • Page 18: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposal of packing material Disposal of an old appliance The cardboard box and packing Old appliances may contain materials materials protect the appliance during that can be recycled. Please contact shipping. They have been designed to your local recycling center about the be biodegradable and recyclable.
  • Page 19: Appliance Dimensions

    Appliance dimensions DA 1160 ..B = 23 " (598 mm) DA 1180 ..B = 29 " (760 mm) Exhaust connection – 5" (125 mm) diameter – 6" (150 mm) diameter...
  • Page 20 Do not install this exhaust hood over cooktops burning solid fuel. Provided a larger distance is not given by the manufacturer of the cooktop, follow the minimum safety distances between a cooktop and the bottom of the hood: Miele Cooktops Non-Miele Cooktops Electric Cooktops 24"...
  • Page 21: Installation

    Installation Before installation read the information in the "Appliance Dimensions" and " Important Safety Instruction" chapters. This is especially crucial when using the ventilation system at the same time as another heat-producing appliance that uses air from the same room. ^ Remove the grease filter.
  • Page 22: Under-Cabinet Installation

    Installation Under-cabinet installation Several holes for fastening the device under a cabinet are provided in the top of the casing. Use only the holes on the drill template. Use only the specified screws. Faulty installation can damage the ventilation system and impair the electrical safety (e.g.
  • Page 23: Wall Mounting

    Installation ^ For extraction mode you must also Wall mounting drill a 6 " (170 mm) hole through You can also mount the device to a wall the bottom of the cabinet. using the two wall anchors. ^ If you want to lay the power cord The screws and dowels are though the cabinet you must drill a suitable for solid brick walls.
  • Page 24 Installation ^ Remove the overhead lights. ^ Slightly loosen the light fastening screw. ^ Slide the screw and the light down. ^ Fasten the wall anchors to the wall using the dowels and screws ^ Fasten the screw again. provided. ^ Turn the light counterclockwise and pull it out.
  • Page 25 Installation For air extraction mode: ^ Attach the hood to the wall anchors. ^ For an C 6" (150 mm) exhaust duct, use a pointed knife to cut off the exhaust collar where it tapers. For an C 5" (125 mm) exhaust duct, use the collar as is.
  • Page 26 Installation Observe the instructions in "Important safety instructions" and "Electrical connection". ^ Plug the power cord into the power outlet. ^ To carry out a function test, turn the fan on. – In extraction mode, no air should come out of the air outlet at the front of the hood.
  • Page 27: Electrical Connection

    If there is any question concerning the electrical connection of this appliance to your power supply, please consult a licensed electrician or call Miele’s Technical Service Department. ,WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE GROUNDED...
  • Page 28: Exhaust Ducting

    Exhaust ducting Use smooth or flexible pipework made WARNING from approved non-flammable materials for exhaust ducting. Danger of toxic fumes. To achieve the most efficient air extraction and quietest noise levels, Gas cooking appliances release consider the following: carbon monoxide that can be –...
  • Page 29 Exhaust ducting – If the exhaust is ducted into an inactive flue, the air must be expelled parallel to the flow direction of the flue. Never connect an exhaust hood to an active chimney, dryer vent, flue, or room venting ductwork. Seek professional advice before connecting an exhaust hood vent to an existing, inactive chimney or vent...
  • Page 30: Condensate Trap

    Exhaust ducting Condensate trap (optional accessory) In addition to appropriate insulation of the exhaust ducting, we recommend installing a condensate trap to collect and evaporate any condensation which may develop. This is available for ducts C 5" ( 125 mm) or C 6" ( 150 mm). When installing a condensate trap, ensure that it is positioned vertically and if possible directly above the...
  • Page 31: Technical Data

    " (2 m) Weight DA 1160... 24.7 lbs (11.2 kg) DA 1180... 28.4 lbs (12.9 kg) Required for recirculation mode:...

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