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Miele CM 6310 Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating Instructions

Counter Top Coffee System
To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions
before installation or use.
en - US, CA
M.-Nr. 09 924 540



  Summary of Contents for Miele CM 6310

  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Operating Instructions Counter Top Coffee System To prevent accidents and machine damage, read these instructions before installation or use. en - US, CA M.-Nr. 09 924 540...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS....... . . 5 Guide to the machine ..........10 Controls and display .
  • Page 3 Contents Profiles ............34 Accessing a profile .
  • Page 4 Contents Descaling the machine ..........55 Frequently Asked Questions .
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    Any other usage is not supported. instructions. Miele cannot be held Persons who are unable to safely liable for damage caused by operate the appliance due to limited...
  • Page 6: Technical Safety

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety with children Technical safety Before installing the coffee system, The coffee and dispensers check for externally visible damage. If present a danger of burning or the coffee system is damaged, it may scaling. pose a safety hazard and must not be Children's skin is far more sensitive used under any circumstances.
  • Page 7 Repairs and other work by unauthorized persons could be dangerous and may void the warranty. Defective components should be replaced by Miele original parts only. Only with original Miele parts can the manufacturer guarantee the safety of the appliance.
  • Page 8: Proper Use

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Proper use Only fill the bean container with roasted espresso or coffee beans. Do Danger of burning and scalding not fill the bean container with coffee from the spouts. beans that have been treated or with The liquids and steam dispensed ground coffee.
  • Page 9 Descale the machine more frequently in areas with very hard water. Miele cannot be held liable for damage arising from insufficient descaling, the use of incorrect descaling agent or the use of descaling agent that is not of the appropriate concentration.
  • Page 10: Guide To The Machine

    Guide to the machine a Main switch j Main dispenser with cappuccinatore b Hot water spout k Park position for milk pipework (behind the service panel) c Controls and display l Drip tray with lid and waste container d Cup heating m Milk tube aperture e Water container n Holder for drip tray cover and drip...
  • Page 11: Controls And Display

    Controls and display a On/Off button - Turns the coffee system on or off b Drink buttons For making . Espresso / Coffee H Cappuccino k Latte macchiato c Display Shows information on current activity or status d "Back" # For returning to the previous menu, canceling unwanted actions e Arrow keys Y X...
  • Page 12: Accessories

    Accessories The following accessories are included Miele also offers a range of optional depending on the model: accessories, as well as cleaning and conditioning products for your coffee – Measuring scoop system. for ground coffee – Cleaning agent for milk pipework –...
  • Page 13: First Use

    When you turn the machine on for the Please read the operating first time, the following message will instructions and take the time to appear in the display: "Miele - familiarize yourself with the coffee Willkommen". system before using it for the first time.
  • Page 14: Water Hardness

    First use Water hardness Determining the water hardness The water hardness level indicates how You can measure the water hardness much calcium is dissolved in the water. yourself using the enclosed test strip. The higher the calcium content, the Alternatively, your local water authority harder the water, and the harder the will be able to tell you the hardness of water, the more often the coffee system...
  • Page 15: Operation

    When the following appears in the the option you want is highlighted. display, you are in the drinks menu: To confirm your choice: ^ Touch OK. Miele Leaving the menu or canceling an Select drink action To exit the current menu: ^ Touch #.
  • Page 16: Filling The Water Container

    Filling the water container The quality of the water and the quality of the coffee beans play an important part in the quality of the coffee or espresso. Important! Bacteria can cause infection. It is important to empty and fill the container with fresh tap water every day to avoid the risk of bacteria building up.
  • Page 17: Filling The Coffee Bean Container

    Filling the coffee bean container Fill the coffee bean container with roasted espresso or coffee beans if you want to use freshly ground coffee beans for each cup of espresso or coffee. Alternatively, you can make coffee or espresso with ready ground coffee (see "Making coffee or espresso using ready ground coffee").
  • Page 18: Turning The Machine On / Off

    Turning the machine On / Off Turning on Turning off ^ Touch the On/Off button -. Set the main switch on the left-hand side of the machine to the "I" position. After a coffee drink has been ^ Touch the On/Off button -. dispensed, the pipework will be rinsed before the machine turns off.
  • Page 19: Cup Heating

    Cup heating To turn cup heating on or off Cups should always be pre-heated to allow the flavor of the coffee to develop ^ Touch X. and be retained. ^ Select "Cup heating" and touch OK. The smaller the volume of the coffee/espresso and the thicker the ^ Select the desired option and touch cup, the more important it is to pre-heat...
  • Page 20: Adjusting The Coffee Dispensers To The Cup Height

    Adjusting the coffee dispensers to the cup height You can adjust the main dispenser to suit the height of the cup you are using so that the coffee or espresso will not cool down as quickly and the crema will have a better consistency.
  • Page 21: How To Prepare Beverages

    How to prepare beverages Coffee specialties You can choose from a variety of specialty coffees: Ristretto is a concentrated, strong espresso. The same quantity of coffee powder as for an espresso is prepared with very little water. Espresso is a strong, aromatic coffee with a thick hazelnut-brown cream layer –...
  • Page 22: Double Portion

    How to prepare beverages Double portion Canceling preparation You can dispense two portions into one To cancel preparation: cup or dispense two portions into two ^ Touch the drink button that is lit up, cups at the same time. or x for drinks from "Additional To fill two cups at the same time: programs"...
  • Page 23: Making Coffee With Ground Coffee

    How to prepare beverages Making coffee with ground coffee To make espresso or coffee using ready ground coffee, add a portion of ground coffee to the ground coffee chute. This allows you to prepare a decaffeinated coffee, if the bean container is already filled with regular coffee beans for example.
  • Page 24: Making Coffee With Ready Ground Coffee

    How to prepare beverages Drinks with milk Making coffee with ready ground coffee Caution! Danger of burning and If you want to make a drink with scalding from the main dispenser. pre-ground coffee: Liquids and steam dispensed will ^ Select "Yes" and touch OK. be very hot.
  • Page 25 How to prepare beverages ^ Connect the stainless steel angled The following drinks with milk can be made: end of the milk tube to the top of the lid until it clicks into place. Cappuccino consisting of approx. 2/3 milk froth and 1/3 espresso. Latte macchiato consisting of 1/3 each of hot milk, milk froth and espresso.
  • Page 26 How to prepare beverages Using milk cartons or bottles Preparing drinks with milk ^ Place a suitable container under the The milk tube for cartons and other suitable containers is located behind main dispenser. the machine front. ^ Touch the button for the drink you want: Cappuccino Latte macchiato...
  • Page 27: Preparing Hot Water

    How to prepare beverages Preparing hot water Preparing User profile drinks You can enter individual profiles to suit Caution! Danger of burning and different tastes and preferences (see scalding. The water dispensed is "Profiles"). very hot. If you have already created your own profile, you can select this to make a drink according to your own tastes.
  • Page 28: Coffee The Way You Like It

    The parameters for each type of coffee can be individually specified in the Grind the coffee beans again if you Miele profile and in any other profiles want to adjust the grinder to the next you have created. setting.
  • Page 29: Displaying And Changing The Parameters Of A Drink

    Coffee the way you like it ^ Prepare a coffee drink. Amount of coffee After that, you can adjust the grinder The coffee system can grind and brew setting again. 6-14 g of coffee per cup. The greater the quantity, the stronger the coffee or The altered grinder setting will not be espresso.
  • Page 30: Brewing Temperature

    Coffee the way you like it Brewing temperature Pre-brewing The ideal brewing temperature will When the pre-brewing function is depend on: turned on, the freshly ground coffee is first moistened with a little hot water. – the type of coffee, Then the remaining water is forced –...
  • Page 31: Portion Size

    Portion size The flavor of the coffee produced Tip: To cancel changing the portion depends not just on the type of coffee size, touch the drinks sensor which is lit up, or touch x for "Additional used, but also on the amount of water used.
  • Page 32 Portion size Portion sizes for cappuccino and Portion sizes for ristretto, coffee latte macchiato lungo, caffé latte, hot milk and milk froth ^ Place a suitable container under the ^ Place a suitable container under the main dispenser. main dispenser. ^ Touch H or k until the ingredients for ^ Touch ,.
  • Page 33: Changing Portion Sizes In The "Parameters" Menu

    Portion size Changing portion sizes in the Changing the portion size for "Parameters" menu ,. different User profiles ^ Touch ,. You can set the portion size for individual drinks for each User profile. ^ Select the desired drink and touch ^ Touch {.
  • Page 34: Profiles

    If the coffee system is used by several people with different coffee ^ Select "Create profile" and touch OK. preferences, you can create individual user profiles in addition to the Miele Letters will appear in the display that profile. you can select with the arrow keys. You...
  • Page 35: Selecting A User Profile

    Miele standard profile. to the standard Miele profile. The standard Miele profile cannot be ^ Touch "Select profile" and then touch deleted. ^ Select "Delete profile" and touch OK.
  • Page 36: Changing A Profile

    Profiles Changing a profile You can program the coffee system so that it changes back to the Miele stan- dard profile automatically after each drink is dispensed, so that the Miele profile is always active when the machine is turned on or so that it retains the most recently selected profile.
  • Page 37: Settings

    Settings Changing and saving settings You can use the "Settings" menu to customize the coffee system to suit ^ Touch X. your individual requirements. ^ Select the desired setting with the arrow keys and Accessing the "Settings" touch OK. menu ^ Touch the arrow keys until the option ^ Touch X.
  • Page 38: Setting Options

    Settings Setting options The factory setting for the current relevant option is shown in bold. Menu item Available settings Language German, English, other languages Country Time of day Clock Format 12 h / 24 h Timer Turn on at / Turn off after (0:30) / Turn off at Activate Turn on at (Yes / No) / Turn off at (Yes / No) Eco mode...
  • Page 39: Language

    Settings Language Timer You can select a language and country The timer offers the following options: for all display texts. the coffee system: Tip: If you select the wrong language – turns on at a particular time, e.g. in by mistake, you can find the the morning for breakfast ("Turn on "Language"...
  • Page 40: Eco Mode

    Settings Eco mode The programmed times will, however, remain in memory and will be Eco mode is an energy-saving mode. reactivated after manually turning the machine on again. If Eco mode is turned on, the coffee system heats up anew before each Turn off at drink preparation, making preparation times longer.
  • Page 41: Info (Displaying Information)

    Settings Info (displaying information) Water hardness In the "Info" option you can choose to See "Setting up and using the coffee display the number of prepared system" for information about water portions for each type of drink. hardness. You can also see whether more than 50 Display brightness portions can be dispensed before the machine needs to be descaled ("No.
  • Page 42: Factory Default

    The coffee system can be presented in Please refer to the "Setting options" Miele Centers of retail stores with the chart for the factory settings that are "Showroom program." The lighting will shown in bold. come on, but drinks cannot be...
  • Page 43: Cleaning And Care

    Cleaning and care Quick guide The coffee system must be cleaned regularly to prevent a build-up of bacteria. Recommended frequency What do I have to clean / maintain? Daily Water container (before you turn the coffee system Waste container off) Drip tray and drip tray cover Stainless steel milk container Once a week...
  • Page 44: Rinsing The Coffee System

    Cleaning and care Rinsing the coffee system Danger of burning and scalding After a coffee has been dispensed, the on hot components or by hot liquids. machine is rinsed before it turns off. This removes any residual coffee Always allow the coffee system to grounds.
  • Page 45: Milk Pipework

    "Clean milk pipework" ^ Select "Rinse milk pipework" and maintenance program together with touch OK. the Miele cleaning agent for milk pipework. ^ When prompted, place the end of the milk tube into the right-hand aperture in the drip tray.
  • Page 46 This has been specially developed for use with Miele coffee machines and prevents subsequent damage. It is available from Miele dealers, Miele or the Miele website. ^ Dissolve the powder in a container with approx. 1 cup (200 ml) of lukewarm water.
  • Page 47: Main Dispenser With Cappuccinatore

    Cleaning and care Main dispenser with cappuccinatore Clean the main dispenser cover by hand only using warm water and liquid dish soap. All other components are dishwasher safe. ^ Twist the upper section a with the holder for the milk pipework and pull it off.
  • Page 48: Milk Container

    Cleaning and care Milk container If the milk pipe is blocked, clean it under running water with the brush The milk container should be taken supplied: apart and cleaned every day. ^ Insert the brush in the tube and move ^ Clean all parts by hand only using it back and forth as far as it will go warm water and liquid dish soap.
  • Page 49: Water Container

    Cleaning and care Water container Drip tray cover ^ Remove the drip tray cover from the Clean the water container lid by hand only using warm water and liquid dish drip tray. soap. ^ The drip tray cover can be cleaned in Change the water every day to prevent the dishwasher or by hand using a build-up of bacteria.
  • Page 50: Drip Tray And Waste Container

    Cleaning and care ^ Push the main dispenser up as far as Drip tray and waste container it will go. Clean the drip tray and waste container every day every day to avoid unpleasant smells and mildew. The waste container is located in the drip tray.
  • Page 51: Bean Container And Ground Coffee Chute

    Cleaning and care Bean container and ground Brew unit coffee chute Turn the coffee system off at the main switch before cleaning. Turn the coffee system off at the main switch before cleaning. Clean the brew unit by hand only Tip: Use a vacuum cleaner to remove using warm water.
  • Page 52 Cleaning and care If you cannot remove the brew unit or Tip: Use your vacuum cleaner to can only do so with difficulty, the brew remove dry coffee grounds. unit is not in the correct position (See To replace the brew unit, repeat the "Frequently asked questions").
  • Page 53: Degreasing The Brew Unit

    We recommend using Miele cleaning tablets to clean the brew unit. These have been specially developed for use with Miele coffee machines and prevent subsequent damage. The cleaning tablets are available from Miele dealers, Miele or the Miele ^ Drop a cleaning tablet into the website.
  • Page 54: Housing

    Cleaning and care Housing External surfaces may become discolored or damaged if soiling is left on them for too long. Remove soiling immediately. Make sure that water cannot get behind the display. All external surfaces are susceptible to scratching and can suffer discoloration if they come into contact with unsuitable cleaning agents.
  • Page 55: Descaling The Machine

    These have been specially developed carried out. for use with Miele coffee machines and prevent subsequent damage. ^ Touch OK. When the number of remaining portions reaches 0, the appliance will lock out.
  • Page 56 Miele descaling tablets are available to After descaling the machine carefully, order from Miele or the Miele website. rinse the water container and the drip tray to remove all traces of descaling You will need 1 descaling tablet to agent.
  • Page 57 Descaling the machine Descaling when not prompted by a message ^ Touch x. ^ Select "Maintenance" and touch OK. ^ Select "Descale the appliance". The descaling process cannot be cancelled once you have touched "OK." The process has to be completed through to the end.
  • Page 58: Frequently Asked Questions

    Fault messages must be confirmed with OK, otherwise the message can reappear in the display even though the problem has been remedied. ^ To address the fault, follow the instructions on the display. ^ If the fault message appears in the display again, contact Miele. Fault Possible cause and solution F1, F2 There is an internal fault.
  • Page 59 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution "Too much ground There is too much ready ground coffee in the ground coffee coffee" chute. If more than one level scoop of ground coffee is added to the coffee chute, the brew unit cannot process the coffee. The ground coffee will be directed into the waste container and the fault message will appear in the display.
  • Page 60 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution The brew unit cannot be positioned correctly. ^ Turn the machine off with the On/Off K button. "Check the brew ^ Remove and clean the brew unit (see "Cleaning and care – unit"...
  • Page 61 The main fuse has tripped because of a problem with the coffee system, the electricity supply or another appliance. ^ Remove the power plug from the electrical outlet. ^ Contact a qualified electrician or Miele Service for assistance. The coffee system The programmed turn off time has been reached.
  • Page 62 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution The buttons do There is an internal fault. ^ Disconnect the machine from the electricity supply by not react to touch. The appliance pulling the plug of the coffee machine from the outlet or cannot be turning off the mains fuse.
  • Page 63 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution Neither milk nor The milk pipework is blocked. ^ Clean the main dispenser, taking particular care to clean milk froth comes out of the main the cappuccinatore and milk pipes carefully with the dispenser.
  • Page 64 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution The preparation of This is not a fault. coffee drinks is The brew unit does not sense the ground coffee. cancelled With particular types of coffee, it can happen that too little repeatedly and coffee is ground or the ground coffee is too fine.
  • Page 65 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution Milk is dripping The level of milk in the milk container is higher than the out of the cappuccinatore. cappuccinatore ^ Push the main dispenser up as far as it will go. even though no milk is being dispensed.
  • Page 66 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution This is not a fault. After turning on The drip tray and waste container was probably not emptied the machine a message appears after making the last coffee, or the internal counter was not reset.
  • Page 67 ^ Fill the coffee bean container with fresh beans. noise than usual. There may be stones in among the coffee beans. ^ Turn the coffee system off immediately. Contact Miele. Espresso or coffee The grind level is too coarse. ^ Set the grinder to a finer setting (see "Setting the coffee flows into the cup too quickly.
  • Page 68 Frequently Asked Questions Fault Possible cause and solution The crema on the The grinder setting is not correct. ^ Set the grinder to a finer or coarser setting (see "Setting coffee or espresso is "not right". the coffee grinder"). The brew temperature is too high for the type of coffee being used.
  • Page 69: Transport

    Transport If the coffee system will not be used for an extended period of time, e.g. Caution! Hot steam will be vacation, or will be transported over a release from the hot water dispenser long distance, the machine should be - Danger of burns! prepared as follows.
  • Page 70: Technical Service And Warranty

    Technical service and warranty In the event of a malfunction that you cannot correct yourself, please contact – Your Miele dealer – the Miele Technical Service Department. The telephone number for the Technical Service Department is listed at the back of these instructions.
  • Page 71: Saving Energy

    Saving energy If the default settings for "Eco mode" or Turning the coffee system off with the "Timer" have been altered, the the main switch coffee system's energy consumption If the coffee system is not going to be will increase. used for a longer period of time, e.g.
  • Page 73: Installation Instructions

    Installation instructions Information is subject to change. Please refer to our website to obtain the most current product specification, technical & warranty information. 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 74: Packaging Material / Disposal Of Old Machine

    The original packaging should also be kept in case the machine ever needs to Please be sure that your old appliance be returned to Miele for servicing. does not pose a danger to children while being stored for disposal.
  • Page 75: Electrical Connection

    Do not operate any appliance with a supply. This data must match to prevent damage to the coffee system. If damaged cord or plug. Contact Miele Technical Service. in doubt, consult a licensed electrician. h it up through the opening at the back The data plate can be found behind the of the machine.
  • Page 76: Installation

    Installation Please observe the following installation If the coffee system is installed in a instructions: niche, the niche must provide the following minimum dimensions: Danger of overheating! Please ensure that there is adequate Height 20" (508 mm) ventilation around the machine. Width 17 11/16"...
  • Page 77: Appliance Dimensions

    Appliance dimensions...
  • Page 78 Appliance dimensions...
  • Page 79: Technical Details

    Technical details – 0.5 Watt Current draw in standby mode (default setting): Pump pressure: max. 217 psi (15 bar) Through-flow heater: 1 stainless steel thermo block Appliance dimensions (W x H x D): 10 '' x 14 1/8 '' x 16 3/4 '' Net weight: 22 lbs (9.9 kg) Connection cable length:...
  • Page 83: Contact Details

    Technical Service. U.S.A. Canada Miele, Inc. Importer Miele Limited National Headquarters 9 Independence Way Headquarters and Miele Centre Princeton, NJ 08540 161 Four Valley Drive 800-843-7231 Phone: Vaughan, ON L4K 4V8 609-419-9898 609-419-4298...
  • Page 84 CM 6110, CM 6310 en - US, CA M.-Nr. 09 924 540 / 01...

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