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Miele PW 6065 Operating And Installation Instructions

Miele washer-extractor operating and installation instructions
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Operating and installation instructions
for washer-extractor
PW 6065
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. 06 515 620



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  • Page 1 Operating and installation instructions for washer-extractor PW 6065 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. 06 515 620...
  • Page 2: Caring For The Environment

    Caring for the environment Disposing of the packing It should be disconnected from the mains supply by a competent person. material The cable should be cut off directly The transport and protective packing behind it to prevent misuse. See the has been selected from materials which "Warning and Safety"...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Caring for the environment ......... . 2 Disposing of the packing material .
  • Page 4 Contents External dispensing system ........28 Fabric conditioners and liquid starch .
  • Page 5 Contents Plumbing ............49 Connection to the cold water supply .
  • Page 6: Warning And Safety Instructions

    The manufacturer is not liable for which the manufacturer cannot accept damage resulting from improper use or liability. Repairs should only be operation. undertaken by a Miele approved technician. Technical safety Ensure current is not supplied to the machine until after maintenance or Before setting up the machine, repair work has been carried out.
  • Page 7 (gully) in the immediate vicinity. If the connection cable is faulty it must only be replaced by a Miele Flooding danger. approved service technician to protect If hooking the drain hose of a drain the user from danger.
  • Page 8 If in children whilst you are operating the doubt contact the Miele Professional machine. Dept. or your Miele Dealer. For machines with a 'porthole'...
  • Page 9: Operating The Washer-Extractor

    Operating the washer-extractor Control panel a Display See the following pages for more information. b Start button c PC / Optical interface This is used by service technicians to run diagnostic checks on your machine and can also be used to update programming data in the future. d Multi-function selector This is used to select menu options (by turning it) and to confirm your selection (by pressing it).
  • Page 10: Displays

    Operating the washer-extractor Displays Entry menu The machine is on standby if the display remains dark when you switch the machine on. Press the multi-function selector. Welcome Please select Programme selection... Language F... The entry menu will appear with Programme selection highlighted.
  • Page 11 Operating the washer-extractor Wash programme main menu Cottons Uni. 60°C 1400 rpm Duration 0:45 h Pre-wash Back A The main menu shows the temperature and spin speed for the wash programme selected. The Pre-wash extra option is highlighted. Press the multi-function selector to deselect / select Pre-wash .
  • Page 12: Before Using For The First Time

    Before using for the first time Before using the machine for the first time ensure that it is correctly installed and connected. See "Installation and connection". Also check that the drain filter is securely tightened to prevent the risk of water leaks during use. For safety reasons spinning is not possible until the machine has been prepared for using for the first time.
  • Page 13 Before using for the first time Reminder to remove transport struts The machine will remind you to remove the transport struts. ^ Remove the transport struts (if this has not already been done by your fitter). Then press the multi-function selector to confirm that this has been done.
  • Page 14: How To Wash Correctly

    How to wash correctly Brief instructions Do not use solvent-based The headings numbered A, B, C, . . . cleaning agents in this machine. show the operating sequence and can be used as brief instructions. ^ Sort the laundry by colour and by A Sort the laundry care label.
  • Page 15 How to wash correctly B Load the drum C Select a language ^ Press the a button and open the ^ Select the language you want. drum door. D Select a programme The interior drum lighting will come on. Select a programme from the ^ Unfold the laundry and load loosely Programme selection menu.
  • Page 16 How to wash correctly E Add detergent Take the level of soiling and water hardness into account. It is important to dispense the correct amount, because too little detergent results in: – Laundry not getting properly clean and with time it may become grey and hard to the touch.
  • Page 17 How to wash correctly F Start the programme Check that all items have been The Start button will flash as soon as a removed from the drum. Items left in programme can be started. the drum could discolour other items ^ Press the Start button.
  • Page 18: Spinning

    * = These programmes can be selected from the Settings / Supervisor level menu, if this has been activated by a Miele service technician or authorised dealer. Rinse and interim spin There is a spin after the main wash and between the rinses.
  • Page 19: Programme Chart

    Programme chart Cottons Hygiene 95°C Fabric type Cottons, linens or cotton mix fabrics. Detergent Powder detergent, detergent for coloured fabrics, liquid detergent, tablet detergent and liquid tab detergent. Max. load 6.5 kg Cottons Uni. 40°C, 60°C Fabric type Cottons or cotton mix fabrics, e.g. T-shirts, trousers. Note –...
  • Page 20 Programme chart Delicates 30°C Fabric type For delicate garments made of synthetic fibres, mixed fibres, rayon and easy care cottons. Detergent Liquid detergent for delicates. Max. load 2.5 kg Woollens / 30°C Fabric type Machine-washable or hand-washable wool or wool blend fabrics. Detergent Liquid detergent for machine-washable woollens.
  • Page 21 Programme chart Further programmes The following programmes can be selected from the Settings / Supervisor level menu, if they have been activated by a Miele service technician. Kitchen linen 60°C Item Kitchen linen made from cotton and linen fabrics, e.g. chef's whites, catering uniforms, serving cloths, floor cloths.
  • Page 22 Programme chart Pillows 60°C Item Washable pillows with feather, down or synthetic fillings. Note Please observe the instructions on the wash care label. Detergent Liquid detergent Max. load 2 pillows (40 x 80 cm) or 1 pillow (80 x 80 cm) Outerwear 40°C ®...
  • Page 23: Programme Sequence

    = High water level See the following page for more information about the programme sequences. * = These programmes can be selected from the Settings / Supervisor level menu, if this has been activated by a Miele service technician or authorised dealer.
  • Page 24 Programme sequence This machine has fully electronic Special features in the programme controls with automatic load sequences: recognition. It takes in the right amount Anti-crease: of water required for the programme depending on the amount of laundry At the end of every programme, with the exception of the Woollens and its absorbency rate.
  • Page 25: Garment Care Label Symbols

    Garment care label symbols Hand wash (If no temperature is specified use the lowest temperature or cold) Do not wash apf Dry clean Do not dry clean Suitable for chlorine bleaching Do not use chlorine bleach Tumble dry At normal temperature At low temperature Do not tumble dry Ironing...
  • Page 26: Changing The Programme Sequence

    Changing the programme sequence Altering a programme Please note: After the start of a programme it is no Once a programme has started the longer possible to select a different machine cannot recognise any programme. You will need to cancel the adjustment to the load.
  • Page 27: Detergent

    When using liquid detergent for programmes with a pre-wash you will need to purchase a special container from the Miele Spare Parts Department which sits in the main wash compartment j of the detergent dispenser drawer. Add liquid detergent to this container for the main wash and to compartment i for the pre-wash.
  • Page 28: Water Softeners

    A water areas. Dispense according to the conversion kit is required which must amount specified on the packaging. be fitted by a Miele approved service First add detergent and then the water technician. softener. Use a quantity of detergent as for soft water.
  • Page 29: Fabric Conditioners And Liquid Starch

    External dispensing system This machine is suitable for connecting to an external dispensing system. A conversion kit is required which must be fitted by a Miele approved service technician. ^ Add the fabric conditioner or liquid starch to compartment §. Do not exceed the maximum level mark.
  • Page 30: Cleaning And Care

    E-Cloth A microfibre "E-Cloth" is available from the Miele UK Spare Parts Department which is suitable for cleaning surfaces such as stainless steel, glass, plastic and chrome without the use of chemicals.
  • Page 31 Cleaning and care Cleaning the detergent dispenser drawer Remove detergent residues regularly. ^ Clean the siphon. 1. Remove the siphon from compartment § and rinse under warm running water. Clean the ^ Pull out the detergent dispenser siphon tube in the same way. drawer until a resistance is felt.
  • Page 32: Cleaning The Water Inlet Filters

    Cleaning and care Cleaning the water inlet filters Turn on the stopcock and check the The machine has two filters to protect connection is watertight. If water the water inlet valve. These filters drips out, tighten the connection. should be checked every six months or so, or more often if there are frequent To clean the filter in the water inlet interruptions to the external water...
  • Page 33: Problem Solving Guide

    Problem solving guide What to do, if . . . With the help of the following notes, minor faults in the performance of the machine, some of which may result from incorrect operation, can be put right without contacting the Service Department. Repair work to electrical appliances should only be carried out by a suitably qualified person in accordance with local and national safety regulations.
  • Page 34: General Problems

    Problem solving guide General problems Problem Possible cause Remedy The machine shakes The machine feet are not Level the machine (see during the spin cycle. level. "Installation"). The pump makes This is not a fault! These noises occur at the end of a strange noises.
  • Page 35: An Unsatisfactory Wash Result

    Problem solving guide An unsatisfactory wash result Problem Possible cause Remedy Liquid detergent Liquid detergents – Use a general purpose detergent does not give the usually contain no containing a bleaching agent. required result. bleaching agents. – Pour stain removers into They do not remove compartment j of the dispenser fruit, coffee and tea...
  • Page 36: The Drum Door Cannot Be Opened By Pressing The A Button

    Problem solving guide The drum door cannot be opened by pressing the a button Possible cause Remedy There is no power to the Check whether machine. – the electricity supply to the machine is switched – the fuse or circuit breaker has tripped. Power cut.
  • Page 37: Opening The Drum Door In The Event Of A Blocked Drain Outlet And/Or Power Failure

    Problem solving guide Opening the drum door in the ... Machines with a drain pump event of a blocked drain outlet If the drain outlet is clogged, a large and/or power failure amount of water will be retained in the machine (up to 30 litres).
  • Page 38: Opening Drum Door

    Problem solving guide Once the flow of water ceases: Make sure the drain filter is securely tightened. Otherwise there is a risk of water leakage during use. Opening the drum door Always make sure that the drum is stationary before reaching into the machine to remove laundry.
  • Page 39 Problem solving guide ... Machines with a drain valve Opening the drum door Always make sure that the drum is stationary before reaching into the machine to remove laundry. Reaching into a moving drum is extremely dangerous. ^ Push the emergency drain lever downwards (see illustration) and hold until no more water runs out.
  • Page 40: Changing The Lamp For The Drum Lighting

    The new lamp must be of the same type (G4) with a maximum power output of 5 watts/12 volts. The lamps are available from an electrical retailer, your Miele Dealer or from the Miele Spare Parts Department. ^ Insert the new lamp into the plastic holder.
  • Page 41: After Sales Service

    Optional accessories for this porthole glass when the drum door is washer-extractor are available from open. your Miele Dealer or from the Miele Spare Parts Department. Please note that telephone calls may be monitored and recorded for training purposes.
  • Page 42: Installation And Connection

    Installation and connection Front view a Inlet hose (cold water) g Access to drain filter, drain pump or drain valve and emergency release b Inlet hose (hot water) h Height adjustable feet c Mains connection cable i Plinth d Control panel j Clamps (for installing on a concrete e Detergent dispenser drawer plinth)
  • Page 43: Rear View

    Installation and connection Rear view a Protruding lid for holding when d Transit bar covers moving the machine e Inlet hose (cold water) b Holder for: f Inlet hose (hot water) – Inlet hose g Drain hose (for drain pump) –...
  • Page 44: Installation On A Raised Plinth

    (e.g. auto- matic timers). * All items marked * are available to order from your Miele Dealer or from the Miele Spare Parts Department. The stacking kit must be fitted by a Miele authorised service technician.
  • Page 45: Installation Surface

    Installation and connection Installation surface Installing the washer-extractor To manoeuvre the machine out of its Do not install the machine near packing case to its installlation site, or directly above an open gully or hold it by the edge of the lid where it floor drain.
  • Page 46 Installation and connection ^ Using the spanner supplied turn the ^ Turn the right-hand transit bar 90°, left-hand transit bar 90°, then then ^ withdraw the transit bar. ^ withdraw the transit bar.
  • Page 47: Re-Fitting The Transit Bars

    Installation and connection The machine must not be moved without the transit fittings in place. Store them as shown or keep them in a safe place for future use. They must be re-fitted if the machine is to be moved again (e.g. when moving house).
  • Page 48: Levelling The Machine

    Installation and connection Levelling the machine Screwing out and adjusting the feet The machine must stand perfectly level The four adjustable screw feet are used on all four feet to ensure safe and to level the machine. All four feet are proper operation.
  • Page 49: Plumbing

    No special Maintenance and care plumbing arrangements e.g. break tanks are required. Only use a genuine Miele hose should you ever need a replacement. Miele A Water Council approved check valve hoses are tested to withstand pressure is supplied in the accessories pack of at least 70 bar (7,000 kPa).
  • Page 50: Connection To The Hot Water Supply

    85°C. A special inlet hose energy would be required to reheat the is required. The machine must also be water. reprogrammed by a Miele service technician or Miele authorised service For hot water connection the same dealer. conditions apply as for cold water connection.
  • Page 51: Connection To Drainage

    5 m. The Machines with a drain pump necessary parts can purchased from the Miele Spare Parts Department or The machine drains via a drain pump your Miele dealer. with a delivery head of 1 metre*. The...
  • Page 52: Electrical Connection U.k

    Installation and connection Electrical connection U.K. For extra safety it is advisable to install a residual current device (RCD) with a All electrical work must be carried out trip current of 30 mA (in accordance by a suitably qualified and competent with DIN VDE 0664, VDE 0100, Section person, in strict accordance with 739).
  • Page 53: Technical Data

    Technical data Height 85.0 cm Width 59.5 cm Depth 72.0 cm Depth with door open 112 cm Weight 109 kg Maximum floor load 2778 Newton (approx. 278 kg) Capacity 6.5 kg dry laundry Voltage see data plate Connected load see data plate Fuse rating (UK) see data plate Noise level during spin...
  • Page 55: Settings Menu J

    Settings menu J for changing standard settings The Settings menu is used to alter the machine's electronics to suit different requirements. Settings can be altered at any time.
  • Page 56: Settings Menu J

    Settings menu J To open the Settings menu Cottons Hygiene 95°C Minimum iron 40°C Cottons Uni. 60°C Minimum iron 30°C Cottons Uni. 40°C Denim 40°C Minimum iron 60°C Delicates 30°C H ^ In the Programme selection menu, turn the multi-function selector until Settings J is highlighted and press the multi-function selector to confirm your selection.
  • Page 57: Language J

    Settings menu J Language J Suds cooling The display can be set to appear in When this is activated, additional one of several different languages. water flows into the drum at the end of the main wash to cool the suds To select the language you want, go to down.
  • Page 58: Time Of Day

    Settings menu J Time of day Display contrast This option is visible in the display, There are ten different display but not available on this machine! contrast settings. The machine is delivered with the display contrast on Setting 4. The display contrast will change as soon as a different setting is chosen.
  • Page 59: Standby

    Settings menu J Standby Memory To save energy, the display goes out This option is visible in the display, after 10 minutes and the Start button but not available on this machine! flashes slowly. There are two options: Temperature units Stand-by comes on: You can chose for the temperature to be displayed as °C/Celsius or...
  • Page 60: Settings/Supervisor Level Menu

    Settings/Supervisor level menu The Settings/Supervisor level needs to be activated by a Miele service technician or authorised dealer. The Settings / Supervisor level is locked with a code to prevent it being accessed by unauthorised personnel. Selecting settings Settings Back A...
  • Page 61 Settings/Supervisor level menu Repeat the process until all three numbers have been entered. To confirm the lock code 0 0 0 Confirm code Back A ^ Confirm the code. Entry OK Menu opened You are now in the Supervisor level. You can alter all the settings described previously as well as the settings on the following pages.
  • Page 62 Settings/Supervisor level menu Language J Language menu The display can be set to appear in This option is visible in the display, one of several different languages. but not available on this machine! You can set the language you want as the fixed default language in the Languages J sub-menu.
  • Page 63 Settings/Supervisor level menu Auto load control Main wash water The washer-extractor has auto load You can choose for the main wash to control. The water level and the be carried out with either hot or cold programme durations are adjusted water (not available with the according to the load.
  • Page 64 Settings/Supervisor level menu Water level Cottons Pre-wash duration You can increase the water level for You can lengthen the duration of the the main wash in the Cottons pre-wash. programme. The machine is delivered with the Block The machine is delivered with the Block parameters option selected (the wash parameters option selected (the water duration will be controlled according to...
  • Page 65 Settings/Supervisor level menu No. of programmes Disinfection You can extend the number of This option is visible in the display, programmes available. but not available on this machine! 0 additional programmes (the machine is delivered with this option selected). Pre-wash 4 additional programmes ( Table linen , Pillows , Curtains and Kitchen linen ).
  • Page 66 Settings/Supervisor level menu Optimise energy Pre-rinse Cottons When this option is selected, the A pre-rinse can be carried out in the Cottons programmes. machine will optimise the energy it uses in the Cottons and Minimum iron The machine is delivered with this programmes.
  • Page 67 Settings/Supervisor level menu No detergent To close the Settings menu ^ Select Back and confirm your If your machine is fitted with an selection. The display will return to external dispensing system, the the entry menu. system will not be used when No detergent is selected.
  • Page 68 Alteration rights reserved/1605 M.-Nr. 06 515 620 / 00 en - GB...

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