Miele DA 5960 W Operating And Installation Instructions

Miele DA 5960 W Operating And Installation Instructions

Ventilation system


Operating and Installation
Ventilation System
DA 5960 W
DA 5980 W
DA 5990 W
en - US, CA
To prevent accidents
and appliance damage,
read these instructions
installation or use.
M.-Nr. 07 771 660


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  • Page 1 Operating and Installation Instructions Ventilation System DA 5960 W DA 5980 W DA 5990 W en - US, CA To prevent accidents and appliance damage, read these instructions before installation or use. M.-Nr. 07 771 660...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS....... . . 3 Functional description ..........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: Functional Description

    The active charcoal filter and the installation kit may be purchased from room air can occur. your Miele. When the hood is turned on, the air pressure of the exhaust fan auto- Before using the hood in...
  • Page 8: Guide To The Ventilation System

    Guide to the Ventilation System...
  • Page 9 Guide to the Ventilation System a Chimney extension b Chimney c Control panel d Overhead lighting e Recirculation vent (only in recirculation mode) f Canopy g Active Charcoal Filter h Grease filter i On/Off button j Fan power selection k On / Off button for lighting...
  • Page 10: Operation

    Operation Turning on the fan Automatically switching back the intensive power level The intensive level "4" can be programmed to automatically switch back to level "3" after 10 minutes. ^ Press the On/Off button. ^ Turn the fan and the lights off. Selecting the power level ^ Press and hold the "–"...
  • Page 11 Operation Fan performance The maximum air flow capacity is 625 cfm. Factors such as narrow duct diameter and bends will affect this If the power level indicators "1" and "4" value. flash, the automatic switch back is not Level 1 operates at 40% capacity activated.
  • Page 12: Turning Off The Fan

    Operation Turning off the fan Turning the lighting On/Off The overhead lighting can be turned on and off independently of the fan. ^ Press the On/Off button to turn the fan off. ^ Press the light button briefly to turn The indicator goes out.
  • Page 13: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and Care ,WARNING Avoid: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF – cleaning agents containing soda, FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR acids, chlorides or thinners, 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 14: Grease Filter

    Cleaning and Care Grease filter Removing the grease filter The reusable metal grease filter removes solid particles from the vented kitchen air (grease, dust, etc). The grease filter should be cleaned every 3 - 4 weeks A dirty filter is a fire hazard. dai2407 The grease filter and its surrounding area become very hot...
  • Page 15 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 16: Active Charcoal Filter

    The active charcoal filter will be placed in the canopy above the grease filter. Replacement active charcoal filters can be ordered from Miele. ^ Remove the grease filter to access the charcoal filter. See "Cleaning and Care/Grease filter".
  • Page 17: Changing The Light Bulbs

    Cleaning and Care 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 supply, see "Important Safety Instructions". ^ Use the button above the lamp housing to press the lighting unit When in use halogen bulbs become slightly downward...
  • Page 18: 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 19: 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 21: 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 22: Appliance Dimensions

    Appliance dimensions...
  • Page 23 Appliance dimensions 1) Air extraction mode 2) Recirculation mode 3) Recirculation vent installed upwards 4) and 5) Installation area Wall/ceiling area respectively for vent hole and outlet installation. For recirculation mode only 4) and only outlet installation. 6) If you plan to have a tiled Ductwork ø...
  • Page 24 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 25 Appliance dimensions The installation procedure differs Use the following distances when depending on the model and venting preparing a rear wall (screw ø 5 mm). method. Before beginning the installation: ^ Read all instructions. ^ Determine height (S), regarding the user’s body height, i.e.
  • Page 26: Installation Accessories

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  • Page 27 Installation accessories a 3 protective shields to prevent scratches to the chimney during installation. 8 large headed screws 5 x 40 mm b 1 vent collar for securing the retaining plates and the for use with 6" (150 mm) exhaust canopy ducting (S8 wall anchors included in the...
  • Page 28: Plywood Backing

    Plywood backing ^ Find the studs to the left and right of The majority of the weight of the the mounting location by tapping the installed ventilation system will be wall or using a stud finder. supported by the lower retaining ^ Mark a vertical cutting line along the plate.
  • Page 29: Installation

    Installation Protective film Dismantling The casing is covered with a protective If the hood needs to be disassembled, film to prevent scratching during follow the instructions on the installation transport. diagram in the reverse order. ^ Peel off the film before installing the A lever is enclosed for easier removal casing parts.
  • Page 30: Air Extraction

    Air extraction Exhaust ducting and connections WARNING Use smooth or flexible pipework made from approved non-flammable Danger of toxic fumes. materials for exhaust ducting. Gas cooking appliances release To achieve the most efficient air extraction and quietest noise levels, carbon monoxide that can be consider the following: harmful or fatal if inhaled.
  • Page 31: Condensate Trap

    Air extraction Condensate trap optional accessory In some cases, a condensate trap may also be required to collect and evaporate any condensate which may occur. This optional accessory is available for ducts 5" (125 mm) and 6" (150 mm) in diameter. –...
  • Page 32: Electrical Connection

    To increase security before the electrical connection of this appliance machine is installed, it is to your power supply, please consult a recommended to install a protective licensed electrician or contact Miele’s switch (30 mA). Technical Service Department. Important (Canada only) ,WARNING:...
  • Page 33: Technical Data

    Circuit rating....15 A Weight: DA 5960 W ..49.6 lbs (22.5 kg) DA 5980 W ..55.1 lbs (25 kg)

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