Miele washer-extractor operating and installation instructions (68 pages)
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Operating and installation instructions for washer-extractor PW 5065 en - GB To avoid the risk of accidents or damage to the machine it is essential to read these instructions before it is installed and used for the first time. M.-Nr. 09 145 460...
Caring for the environment Disposal of the packing Energy saving tips material Energy and water consumption The transport and protective packing – Water consumption and energy has been selected from materials which usage are determined by the size of are environmentally friendly for disposal the load.
Warning and Safety instructions This machine must be used as This machine conforms to current described in these operating safety requirements. Inappropriate instructions and must be checked on a use can, however, lead to personal regular basis to make sure it is injury and damage to property.
Change in good time to avoid the risk of leaks and unforeseen dangers for the user, for which Miele cannot accept liability. subsequent damage. Repairs should only be undertaken by a Faulty components must only be Miele approved service technician.
During spinning, a special descaling agent is available to transit bar which is still in place may order from your Miele Dealer or the result in damage to both the machine Miele Spare Parts Department. and adjacent furniture or appliances.
Fire Accessory parts may only be fitted and explosion risk! when expressly approved by Miele. If other parts are used, guarantee, Only use dyes specified by the performance and product liability manufacturer as being suitable for use claims will be invalidated.
Operating the washer-extractor Control panel a Start button e Pre-wash button with indicator light Starts the selected programme. f Programme selector b Display with –, OK and + buttons For selecting a programme. The See the following pages for more programme selector can be turned information.
Operating the washer-extractor Display – / + buttons For altering the values highlighted in the display: – decreases the value or moves the highlighting upwards + increases the value or moves the highlighting downwards. OK button For confirming the value selected and choosing the next value.
Notes and tips on laundry care 1. Sort the laundry Removing marks ^ Badly soiled areas, stains etc. should be cleaned as soon as possible, preferably whilst still fresh. Spillages should be carefully dabbed off using a soft, colourfast cloth. Do not rub. Badly soiled areas can be pre-treated with liquid detergent, stain removers etc.
Notes and tips on laundry care General tips The most efficient use of energy and water is achieved when a full load is – Curtains: Remove lead weights first washed. However, do not overload as or place in a laundry bag. this causes creases and reduces –...
Notes and tips on laundry care Garment care label symbols Ironing Washing The number of dots indicates the ironing temperature The figure quoted in the bucket is the approx. 200°C maximum temperature the garment can be washed at. The number of approx.
Short instructions It is very important to read the Make sure that no items are "Notes and tips on laundry care" caught between the drum door and section before proceeding. seal. A Sort the laundry B Load the drum ^ Switch on the machine. The interior drum lighting will come on.
Short instructions C Select a programme When you turn the programme selector to Special programmes, these will appear in the display. Quick wash Shirts Starch ^ Use the – or + button to highlight the programme you wish to select and confirm your selection by pressing the OK button.
Short instructions D Add detergent Take the level of soiling and water hardness into account when determining the amount of detergent to dispense. Too little detergent results in: – Laundry not getting properly clean, and with time maybe becoming grey and hard to the touch.
Short instructions E 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. in the next wash or become discoloured themselves.
Spinning Maximum final spin speed Rinse and interim spin There is a spin after the main wash and Programme between the rinses. A reduction in the Cottons 1400 final spin speed will also reduce the Minimum iron 1000 interim spin speed. Delicates Towelling 1400...
Programme chart Basic programmes Cottons 30°C to 95°C Max. load 6.5 kg Use for Cotton, linen or mixed fibre fabrics. Note – Only use Cottons 95°C for very heavily soiled laundry. – For dark coloured fabrics use a detergent for coloured fabrics, or liquid detergent.
Programme chart Bed linen 40°C to 60°C Max. load 6.5 kg Use for Cotton and mixed fibre bed linen. Note For dark coloured fabrics use a detergent for coloured fabrics. Additional option Pre-wash Detergent Universal detergent and detergent for coloured fabrics Curtains cold to 40°C Max.
Programme chart Special programmes The list of special programmes varies depending on the setting (see Special programmes in the "Settings/Supervisor level" menu). Quick wash 40°C Max. load 3.5 kg Use for Very lightly soiled fabrics which can be washed in a Cottons programme.
Programme chart Proofing 30°C to 40°C Max. load 3.0 kg Use for Treating microfibre fabrics, ski wear, fine closeweave cotton garments (poplin) or tablecloths with a water and dirt resistant finish. Note – The items should be colour sorted and freshly laundered and spun or dried before proofing.
Programme chart Hygiene No laundry Hygiene will appear in the display if the last programme selected used a temperature below 60°C or if the Spin programme is selected. To select the Hygiene programme: – do not put any laundry into the drum, add a little detergent to compartment j and start the programme, or –...
Programme chart Towels 40°C Max. load 5.5 kg Use for Lightly soiled cotton towelling. Note For dark coloured fabrics use a detergent for coloured fabrics. Detergent Universal detergent Towels + 40°C to 60°C Max. load 5.5 kg Use for Heavily soiled cotton towelling. Note For dark coloured fabrics use a detergent for coloured fabrics.
Programme sequence Main wash Rinses Spinning Water Wash Water Rinses Interim spin Final spin level rhythm level Cottons Minimum iron Delicates – Towelling Table linen Bed linen Curtains – Denim – Dark garments Woollens Quick wash Shirts – Starch – –...
Programme sequence Symbols: Special features in the programme sequences: d = Low water level ( = Medium water level Anti-crease: e = High water level At the end of the programme, the drum continues to turn at intervals for up to = Normal wash rhythm 30 minutes to help prevent creasing.
Changing the programme sequence To alter a programme If your machine is fitted with a payment system, the programme will To alter a wash programme lock after 3 minutes and it is then no After the start of a programme it is not longer possible to cancel or alter it.
Changing the programme sequence Adding or removing laundry The door cannot be opened if: after a programme has started – the suds temperature is above 50°C. In some programmes you can add or – the water is above a certain level. remove laundry after the programme –...
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.
Detergent Water softeners A water softener can be used to cut down on the use of detergents in hard water areas. Dispense according to the amount specified on the packaging. First add detergent and then the water softener. Use a quantity of detergent as for soft water.
Detergent Fabric conditioner or liquid If starching frequently, thoroughly starch clean the dispenser compartment, Fabric conditioners make garments soft especially the siphon tube and fabric to handle and help prevent static cling conditioner channel, regularly. See when tumble drying. "Cleaning the detergent dispenser Starch stiffens and gives body to items drawer".